Friday, 23 July 2021 16:20

Registration Open for Repairer Driven Education at the 2021 SEMA Show


...serve our membership with an event that feels more familiar, in a venue that sparks a great deal of excitement for all who attend, and allows businesses to spend the week committed to building on their business back home."


"2021 pre-registration numbers have already proven the industry shares the same enthusiasm," said Aaron Schulenburg, SCRS executive director. "Registration opened roughly a month later than previous years, but 2021 year to date responses to Repairer Driven Education have already significantly eclipsed 2019 same-date registrations. We believe our audience is hungry for an event, and excited to have an epic national-level event to attend, and something to look forward to."


The SCRS schedule of events will look similar to previous years. Monday afternoon RDE sessions from 3-5 p.m. will kick off the week, with the Show floor opening Tuesday morning. Tuesday and Wednesday will provide Show attendees with multiple SCRS education options offered in three timeslots: 9:30–11:30 a.m., 12:30-2:30 p.m. and 3-5 p.m.


Thursday will host the OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit, with three sessions that begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 2:30 p.m. The OEM Summit sessions will focus on Electric Vehicles (EV), Vehicle Research and Trends, and ADAS and Safety.


Specific session details will be released later in the summer; however, the Summit will continue to remain focused on putting attendees in front of innovators in automotive design and technology in an effort to highlight developments and emerging trends in modern vehicles that will influence vehicle repairability and collision industry preparation.


Friday will conclude with a new iteration of the IDEAS Collide Showcase from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., exploring a fast-paced agenda of 10 minute talks, designed to...