The Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA) is excited to offer a plethora of educational opportunities at its 40th Annual Meeting and Convention, April 28 through May 1, at the Hyatt Regency in Newport Beach, CA.
“The ABPA Convention is the place to be to meet and network with the major players in our industry,” said ABPA Executive Director Ed Salamy.
Attendees will include parts distributors, manufacturers, vendors and electronic information providers, as well as representatives from most major insurers.
“This is an event not to be missed!” Salamy said.
The event will kick off the evening of April 28 with a welcome reception.
On April 29, the Annual ABPA Golf Event will be held at Strawberry Farms Golf Course, and the evening will feature a cocktail reception, reception dinner and the opening of the trade show.
The educational session will begin on April 30 with opening comments by ABPA Chairman Chris Northup, followed by Salamy’s state of the association address.
The keynote presentation, “Counterfeit Goods and the Effect on the Global Supply Chain,” will be delivered by Rosemary Coates from Blue Silk Consulting and Nexio PC’s Imran Vakil.