Throwback: GEOTAB CONNECT Through the Years

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Author: Melanie Serr, Senior Content Editor

We dug into the archives to find some great photos from GEOTAB CONNECT over the years. Take a look back to see how Geotab’s networking and learning event has evolved. From that first meeting Now GEOTAB CONNECT is attended by hundreds of Resellers, Partners, and customers from around the world. We’ve come a long way!

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2014 — Orlando

Although the very first Geotab meeting was located in Niagara-on-the-Lake, the first event to be officially named “GEOTAB CONNECT” was held in Orlando, Florida at the Walt Disney World BoardWalk Inn Resort.

Geotab IOX technologyGeotab Drive and Marketplace Partner solutions were on display. Geotab developers learned about the Geotab Software Development Kit and APIs at a technical event track. The schedule included a Valentine’s Day lunch since it was held February 13-14.

geotab SDK presentation
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leadership panel
As to Disney Images: ©Disney

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As to Disney Images: ©Disney

2015 — Las Vegas (CTIA)

In September 2015, GEOTAB Connect was held at the CTIA Super Mobility show in Las Vegas. The theme was the newly launched Geotab Marketplace and going global. Sessions included “Connecting Your Hardware to Geotab” and “Introducing ProPlus and Active Tracking.” Go here to read: ProPlus Explained.

The major announcement of the event was the Geotab acquisition of long-time partner Strategic Telecom Solutions (STS), adding tier 1 customer onboarding, support and training. Notable moments included the Geotab Marketplace Awards and a book signing for Dirk Schlimm’s, Influencing Powerful People.

This continued to be an exciting year for Geotab as Neil Cawse won the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Ontario in October 2015.

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2017 — Las Vegas (Encore at Wynn Las Vegas)

The third GEOTAB CONNECT in Las Vegas was a two-day event included keynote presentations, hands-on learning sessions, a round-table discussion, and a technology/solutions expo of Geotab Marketplace Partners. Coinciding with the conference was the grand opening of the new Geotab Customer Experience Center.

The theme of GEOTAB CONNECT 2017 was “Drive to 1 Million,” representing Geotab’s goal to achieve 1 million active subscribers, which has since been achieved! (Read more about the milestone in this post.) Focus was also placed on the upcoming ELD mandate deadline and the future of trucking. A live webcast enabled people to watch the presentations online.

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mygeotab steps

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