SEPTEMBER 14, 2021

Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel

A one-day conference focused on the aerial platform, telehandler and access equipment industry, bringing you the latest essential information, including:


Speakers and select topics confirmed include:




Larry Silber

President, chief executive officer and director of Herc Rentals Inc.,

TOPIC: Technology, trust and talent – keys to equipment rental growth.


Charles Dougherty

Vice president and economist, Wells Fargo Securities,

TOPIC: Economic outlook tailored to the rental and access industries.


Matthew Elvin

CEO, Snorkel and Xtreme Manufacturing

TOPIC: The electrification of telehandlers and high-reach equipment with a focus on lithium power.


Ken McDougall

President, Skyjack

TOPIC: A post-Covid world: From technology to old-school challenges.


Kevin O’Shea

Director of safety and training, Hydro Mobile

TOPIC: Key insights into equipment inspection and why it’s of utmost importance.


Luke Powers

Founder and CEO, Gearflow.com

TOPIC: e-commerce within the construction industry and its impacts on productivity and costs.


Rob Messina

Senior Vice President Product Development and Product Management, JLG

TOPIC: Advances in equipment electrification: The latest in battery technologies, proper care/monitoring/maintenance of batteries and what the future of equipment electrification looks like.


Alise Moncure

CEO, Integrated Rental

TOPIC: Leveraging dynamic rates to drive profitability.


Iris Halpern

Attorney/partner, Rathod Mohamedbhai LLC

TOPIC: Protecting workers during the ever-changing landscape of Covid-19 and flu season will have its challenges. Halpern will discuss key legal points and guidance for the construction and rental industries.


Tony Groat

North America regional manager, IPAF

TOPIC: Best practices for e-learning and lessons learned from the past year.





Submit a proposal

Access equipment owners and users, manufacturers, and consultants are invited to submit proposals for presentations. Please send suggestions to:


Lindsey Anderson

Editor, ALH

e-mail: lindsey.anderson@khl.com

Tel: +1(312) 929 4409




Murray Pollok

Events director, KHL Group

e-mail: murray.pollok@khl.com

Tel: +44 1505 850043


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