Open to AASA Members: MERA’s Automotive and Commercial Vehicle Sustainable Manufacturing Conference, March 20, Dallas

Date: March 7, 2019

Remanufacturers and other aftermarket professionals will meet in Dallas on March 20 for the MERA Sustainable Manufacturing Conference Spring 2019. The conference will feature business outlook sessions, two distinctive industry town halls with the Automotive Parts Service Group and PACCAR, and a tour of ATK North America (LKQ Corporation).

Companies with remanufacturing operations in the automotive and commercial vehicle sectors – or those considering making the jump into the reman industry – will be able to learn about the latest developments, insights, and trends impacting the aftermarket, including opportunities and challenges unique to the remanufacturing industry.

AASA members can register at the member rate of only $495. Each conference ticket includes access to excellent C-suite networking with industry leaders and an extensive one-day agenda featuring:

  • Business Primer: 2019 Economic Outlook
    • Presented by The Dallas Federal Reserve Bank and OESA
  • Insights & Analysis: Automotive and On-Highway Heavy-Duty Trends
    • Presented by NPD Group and IHS Markit
  • Automotive Parts Service Group Town Hall
    • Speakers include:
      • Larry Pavey, President, Federated Auto Parts
      • Bill Maggs, President & CEO, National Pronto Association
      • Jason Pugh, Vice President, Supply Chain, Parts Authority
      • Dan Renehan, Owner, Stone Wheel
      • Ron Dahlhaus, Head Operations and General Manager, Samuels Inc., Buy Wise Auto Parts
  • PACCAR Town Hall
    • Speakers include:
      • Ann Nolan, Director of Purchasing, PACCAR
      • Karl Mowat, Engine Marketing Manager, PACCAR
      • Lex Lemmers, Director of Program Management, PACCAR
      • Lance Walters, Plant Manager, PACCAR
  • Tour of ATK North America (LKQ Corp.)

Time is running out to participate! More information is available here or by calling 248-750-1280.

Lead the way and join the sustainable manufacturing movement for a greener automotive future!

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