Innovative Computing Corp. has announced it will hold its annual Innovative Conference and Exhibition (ICE) in Nashville from April 6-9, 2009, open for the first time to all trucking companies.

According to the company, carriers will learn the benefits of enterprise software and hear from industry speakers about use of mobile communications, system hardware and profit management. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will also make a presentation.

The conference includes training sessions, seminars and roundtable discussions, and will introduce the upcoming IES R9 and FleetRx U9. It also will feature an exhibit hall with various technology-centered vendors and nearly 20 hours of lab time, Innovative said.