MARCH 6-7, 2018 // Caesars Palace Las Vegas

Overview

Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR) - Where Consignors Connect

What: Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR) 2018

Where: Caesars Palace Las Vegas

When: March 6 - 7, 2018 (IARA meetings begin March 5, 2018)

Who: Dealers, Consignors & Auction Companies

Attending CAR is mandatory for anyone and everyone in the auction industry! Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR) is where remarketing is defined and connections are made. It's the only gathering where the industry decides on initiatives and establishes partnerships. Solidify your relationships face-to-face and fuel your business for the coming year. Join over 500 remarketing professionals and get the latest information on new technologies, wholesale market conditions, industry standardization and more.          

Your position in the industry as a well-versed leader in best practices, new technology, wholesale market conditions, industry standardization and the future of the automotive remarketing industry will be established.

CAR is organized with the National Auto Auction Association (NAAA) Spring Business Meeting and the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA) Spring Roundtable.

Conference Highlights

  • 22 educational sessions
  • 5 networking events
  • Strategic insight from industry leaders
  • New products on the show floor
  • Vehicle inspection technology
  • Legal tools for credit consumer financing
  • Vehicle relocation services
  • And much more!

Testimonials

Attending this conference is a must, there's no two ways about it. The networking opportunities and educational programs were incredible.

-CJ Faison, Vice President, Delaware Auto Exchange

I thoroughly enjoyed the experience of CAR. I especially was interested in the keynote speaker, Wolfgang Reinhold, addressing the European car market and how it differs greatly with the United States with respect to the auction process.

-Justin Aldridge, Manager, Auction Field Analysts, Cox Automotive Media

“Our organization has been attending CAR since its inception. We think it is very important to attend and participate in CAR as it’s a key remarketing event where all remarketers and auctions can meet.”

-Charles Nichols, President, BSC America Companies.

I attribute what success I have had in our industry to working with business associates to solve industry problems. Without CAR, I would never have been able to build the network that has afforded me the opportunities I have enjoyed over the years.

-Don Fowler, Director, Business Development, DataScan Field Services

The Bobit shows are great for attendees and exhibitors; I do both. There is plenty of time for networking and to attend sessions. These shows have given us access to tremendous networking and product exposure. They are my favorite shows.

-Mike Fischer, Executive VP, AutoMobile Technologies

“I attend CAR to learn about changes in the industry and meet with the client base. It’s a great gathering point, and I think throughout the year people need to catch up on both on a professional and personal level.”

-Virgil Matczak, National Sales Manager, Dealers Auto Auction Group

CAR is an event that gets participants out of their daily environment and immerses them in their subject matter.

-David Langley, Vice President of Operations, Auto Financial Group

Congrats on a successful conference! The pre-conference prep and communication along with the onsite coordination was wonderful. You ran a solid conference and it was a pleasure to be a part of it as a presenter, exhibitor and attendee.

-Joseph C. Miller, Director of Customer Service, Auto Auction Services Corporation

The conference introduced me to new practices in the remarketing industry.

-Roberto Bottura, Owner, Control Motors

“The opportunities to meet with my peers and the exchange of information that takes place have kept me coming back. Participation in CAR is important.Take advantage of the time and meet with as many people as possible."

-Dan Kennedy, Manager, GM Remarketing

This was my first year exhibiting at CAR as a new business. What a great turnout from our desired customer-base, and the coordination of the event made it very successful for us. We are already planning for next year!

-Kelly Bianchi, President, auctionVcommerce

Bobit Business Media provides a great platform for an informative meeting! This is the only conference where the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance and the National Auto Auction Association conduct official meetings at one location.

-Tony Long, Executive Director, IARA

“CAR is the forum for our industry. It brings together consignors and dealers from all segments of the business.”

-Tom Kontos, Executive Vice President, Analytical Services, , ADESA

“CAR allows me to stay current with trends and changes in the industry.”

-Chuck Novince, VP Commercial Accounts, Manheim

CAR delivers the critical mass of key remarketing professionals — sharing best practices, modeling high performance, and providing timely content that helps us and our organizations to be our best!

-Scott Kolb, CAI, Director of Business Development, Remarketing, United Road

“Attending this conference is a must, there's no two ways about it. The networking opportunities and educational programs were incredible.”

-CJ Faison, Vice President, Delaware Auto Exchange

The true measure of a successful event is predicated on the ability of the coordinator to smoothly orchestrate the details. You represent best-in-class.

-Stuart Angert, Roadrunner

“It’s a unique opportunity for consignors, auctions, transport companies, inspection companies, technology companies, and other service providers to all gather together and network and share ideas..."

-Bob Graham, Vice President, Vehicle Remarketing, , ARI

“CAR really gives you the pulse and direction of the automotive remarketing industry for any given year. Much like attending an auto auction helps keep you abreast of what vehicles are worth in the wholesale marketplace, CAR is the best barometer of

-Pierre Pons, CEO, ServNet Auctions

CAR is very informative about industry changes, upcoming announcements and trends.

-Angie House, AGM, Dealers Auto Auction of Las Vegas

“Bobit shows have the perfect schedule to exhibit, attend seminars, and network, Well done!

-Mike Fischer, EVP , AutoMobile Technologies

“Bobit Business Media provides a great platform for an informative and educational meeting...If you qualify and aren't already a member of these two fine organizations, please join today and become part of the success that is THE CAR CONFERENCE!”

-Tony Long, Executive Director, CAR IARA

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