Below is a preliminary schedule of events at AAPEX 2017. Events listed below are subject to change.

Continuing Education Units – CEUs

The AAPEXedu sessions will be accredited by the University of the Aftermarket toward the AAP and MAAP professional designations.


 

Monday, October 30

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: Level 1, Lobby
Attendee Registration will be available in Spring 2017....
  • Registration

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by Chemtool...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by Level Seven...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by Praxair Surface Technologies...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by PurePower Technologies...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by Saunders College of Business, Rochester Institute of Technology...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by Freudenberg-NOK...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by CARDONE Industries...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Veronese 2401
Open to all Auto Care Association and AASA Members...
  • Event (EVT)

Tuesday, October 31

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: Level 1, Lobby
Attendee Registration will be available in Spring 2017....
  • Registration

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

  • Room: The Venetian, Palazzo Ballroom
Speaker(s)
Neal Ganguli
Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Keynote Sessions

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: Sands Expo, Levels 1 & 2
  • AAPEX Exhibits Open

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: The Group
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Presented by Sylvania Automotive...
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by: The Driveability Guys Programmed by AVI...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Carquest
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Schrader
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
  • Event (EVT)

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Honeywell
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Bartec
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Autel
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
After the presentation, be sure to visit ZF Aftermarket in exhibit booth 5061....
Speaker(s)
Francisco Moreno
ZF Aftermarket
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: MAHLE
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: AVI
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
The following talk is to discuss the shift in fuel management, as vehicle start to downsize engines in effort to meet the future demands for improved MPG, Emissions, while improving overall engine performance. This has been made possible by utilizing a technology that combines Port Fuel and Gasoline Direct Injection... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Stephen Albert
Robert Bosch LLC
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented by: The Driveability Guys Programmed by AVI...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Schaeffler
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: MAHLE
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
As the automotive industry regains its footing to restores the shortage of technicians, DENSO realized the need to strengthen technical training for the aftermarket industry. DENSO's program allows you to "Turn Training into Profit" through our comprehensive e-Learning Solution with over 1,400 training modules in multiple languages designed for the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Lonnie Simmons III
DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc.
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: OTC
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Bartec
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Casanova Room 505
  • Event (EVT)

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Bosch
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Casanova Room 506
  • Event (EVT)

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian
By Invitation Only...
  • Event (EVT)

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Room: Harrahs Las Vegas
Requires pre-registration....
  • Event (EVT)

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Madame Tussauds
The 2017 AASA Overseas Automotive Council (OAC) Global Reception at Madame Tussauds in The Venetian is an exciting venue for the premier international networking event during AAPEX. Reception attendees can touch, interact and take photographs with lifelike figures of top celebrities, so bring your current and potential customers for an... ...read more...
  • Event (EVT)

Wednesday, November 01

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: Level 1, Lobby
Attendee registration will be available in Spring 2017...
  • Registration

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

  • Room: The Venetian, Palazzo Ballroom
  • Keynote Sessions

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: Sands Expo, Levels 1 & 2
  • AAPEX Exhibits Open

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Delphi
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Learn how auto repair information can support the maintenance of the connected car, and also improve the connection from the connected car to the auto repair shop. Here are valuable insights into new ways to connect shops with their customers, and what those connections mean to our bottoms line. After the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented By: Bosch Programmed by AVI...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Autel
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Carquest
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Honeywell
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Schrader
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Veronese 2401
By Invitation Only...
  • Event (EVT)

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian
  • Event (EVT)

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Int his course, John Burkhauser, a 30-year veteran of the automotive industry, will demonstrate how mobile tablet technology improves shop efficiency. Learn to streamline your workflow through a simple step-by-step process. Have real time two way communications with customers. Get educated on real world scenarios where mobile technology can be... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
John Burkhauser
Bolt On Technology
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: MAHLE
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
The following talk is to discuss the shift in fuel management, as vehicle start to downsize engines in effort to meet the future demands for improved MPG, Emissions, while improving overall engine performance. This has been made possible by utilizing a technology that combines Port Fuel and Gasoline Direct Injection... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Stephen Albert
Robert Bosch LLC
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
Presented By: Bosch Programmed by AVI...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Schaeffler
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: MAHLE
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
As the automotive industry regains its footing to restores the shortage of technicians, DENSO realized the need to strengthen technical training for the aftermarket industry. DENSO's program allows you to "Turn Training into Profit" through our comprehensive e-Learning Solution with over 1,400 training modules in multiple languages designed for the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Lonnie Simmons III
DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc.
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: OTC
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Bartec
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Galileo 901
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Bosch
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian
  • Event (EVT)

Thursday, November 02

7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: Level 1, Lobby
AAPEX Attendee registration will be available in Spring 2017....
  • Registration

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

  • Room: The Venetian, Palazzo Ballroom
Speaker(s)
Chris Cloutier
Golden Rule Auto Care
  • Keynote Sessions

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Room TBD
The Congress of Automotive Repair and Service (CARS) and the Auto Alliance are delighted to bring the popular Telematics and Technology Forum to AAPEXedu. The forum will have a specific focus toward auto repair professionals, but has been widely attended by automotive professionals from all industry segments. Topics will include... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Bill Long
Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA)
Debra Bezzina
University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute
Donny Seyfer
Seyfer Automotive Inc
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: Sands Expo, Levels 1 & 2
  • AAPEX Exhibits Open

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: The Group
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
It's a fact: over the past decade the "information explosion" has been happening right in front of us. As vehicles become ever-more complex, the challenge of finding the right information to diagnose and repair them properly has increased exponentially. Here's how Mitchell 1 has enhanced functionality in its ProDemand repair... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 703
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
The Group Training Academy Programmed by AVI...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Bartec
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Carquest
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Honeywell
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Autel
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 703
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Schrader
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: MAHLE
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Int his course, John Burkhauser, a 30-year veteran of the automotive industry, will demonstrate how mobile tablet technology improves shop efficiency. Learn to streamline your workflow through a simple step-by-step process. Have real time two way communications with customers. Get educated on real world scenarios where mobile technology can be... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
John Burkhauser
Bolt On Technology
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 706
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu
  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Speaker(s)
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 705
The Group Training Academy Programmed by AVI...
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Schaeffler
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: MAHLE
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM

  • Room: Lets Tech Stage - Upper Level Lobby
Tracks:
  • Let's Tech

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: OTC
  • Mobility Park - Scan Tool Theater
  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Bartec
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Marco Polo 701
Content will provide a substantial base of information about the automotive and truck heat exchange technology, products, and business. Attendees will learn: Fundamental concepts of heat exchange Identify products used for heat exchange in automotive and commercial vehicles Identify types of materials and designs used in the construction of heat exchangers Identify the different components... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Wayne Juchno
NARSA
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Room: AAPEX Mobility Park
Tracks:
Sponsored by: Bosch
  • Mobility Park - Underhood Training

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, Galileo 901
This years’ Service Professionals Program will feature an all-new Service Professionals Summit, a Town Hall style program with an industry panel made up of a shop owner, a technician and an industry trainer. The topic will be “Emerging Technology: How Will the Aftermarket Prepare?” The panel includes: Ryan Clo, multi shop owner... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Carm Capriotto
Remarkable Results Radio Podcast
Dave Hobbs
Delphi
Matt Fanslow
Riverside Automotive
Ryan Clo
Dubwerx
Tracks:
  • AAPEXedu

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Room: The Venetian, TBD
New to 2017, AAPEX will host its first ever Service Professionals Program Reception, immediately following the Service Professionals Program General Session....
Tracks:
  • Event (EVT)

Friday, November 03

7:00 AM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: The Sands Expo, Room TBD
For more information on the AVI Conference, including sessions, speakers and events, please visit the AVI Conference Page on www.aapexshow.com...
Tracks:
  • AVI Technical Training

7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: The Sands Expo, Room TBD
For more details, including sessions, speakers and events, please visit the ASA Regional Training Page on www.aapexshow.com....
Tracks:
  • CARS at AAPEX

Saturday, November 04

7:00 AM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: The Sands Expo, Room TBD
For more information on the AVI Conference, including sessions, speakers and events, please visit the AVI Conference Page on www.aapexshow.com...
Tracks:
  • AVI Technical Training