Auto Service World
News   November 4, 2002   by Auto Service World

PREVIEW: Tuesday’s Events at Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week, Las Vegas, Nev., November 5-8, 2002

Here are the events scheduled for Tuesday, November 5 at Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week, Las Vegas, Nev.Preview: AUTOMOTIVE AFTERMARKET PRODUCTS EXPO

Event Schedule
Tuesday, November 5

7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. AAPEX Registration Open Sands Expo Center

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m. Seminar: “How the Constantly Changing Vehicle Mix Affects the Aftermarket” presented by Marty Sands Expo Center, Room 206

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m. Seminar: “Partnering for Success”, Presented byMitch Schneider Sands Expo Center, Room 106

7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m. Seminar: “Flash Reprogramming-It’s Not Just For The Dealer” presented by AAIA & Cardone Sands Expo Center, Room 107

8:00 a.m. Seminar: “Made in USA” and “Country of Origin” Labeling: Are You Breaking the Law? Sands Expo Center, Room 304

8:00 a.m. Seminar: Automated Re-Supply: Is Your Computer System Growing or Slowing Your Business Sands Expo Center, Room 303

8:45 a.m. AAPEX Opening Ceremony & Ribbon Cutting Sands Expo Center, Upper Lobby

9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. AAPEX Exhibits Open Sands Expo Center

2:00 p.m. AAPEX New Packaging Awards Presentation Sands Expo Center, Upper Lobby

2:30 p.m. AIA Industry Awards Presentation Sands Expo Center, Upper Lobby

3:00 p.m. AWDA One-on-One Conference (AWDA Members Only) Venetian Hotel

4:45 p.m. -6:30 p.m. Women’s Board Reception Sands Expo Center, Room 202

5:00 p.m. -6:30 p.m. AAIA Next Generation Club Reception Venetian Hotel, Galileo 1001 & 1002

5:30 p.m. Tru-Star Reception (Invitation Only) Sands Expo Center, Rooms 304 & 305

6:30 p.m. AWDA Opening General Session/Manufacturer’s Session (Members Only) Venetian Hotel

6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. International Night Sponsored by AAPEX & SEMA Paris Hotel, Champagne Ballroom


Tuesday, November 5

7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Tire Industry Association Hall of Fame Breakfast
Sponsored by Goodyear

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Sponsor: TCAA
TCAA Manufacturers Meeting

12:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Desert Princess Tour of Lake Mead with Lunch

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Are Increased Average Tickets In the Cards for You?
Speaker: Tom Shay

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Improving Retail Tire Store Bottom Line Profits
Speaker: Norman Gaither

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Smart Retailing for the Tire and Automotive Store
Speaker: Eddy Kay

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Successful Tire Dealers Share Their Secrets
Panelists: Bob Dabroski, Don Komaromzi, Ron Lautzenheiser, Bob Purcell, Paul Swentzel, and Jerry White

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
The Impact of Federal Land Management Policies on the Off Road Recreation Industry
Speaker: Roy Denner

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
TREAD Act: A Government Update
Speakers: Roy Littlefield, Becky Mac Dicken

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
ARMO Reception
Location: LVH BR F-G

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
YEN Reception
Location: LVH Pav. 6