Make plans now to attend AAPEX 2019, the premier event representing the more than $1 trillion global automotive aftermarket industry. As media, you’ll explore new products and technologies from more than 2,500 exhibiting companies. You’ll connect with the industry’s top leaders, educators, innovators and trainers, plus, you’ll hear from experts as they share the latest trends, opportunities and market intelligence.
As the gathering place for the global automotive aftermarket, AAPEX is ideal for developing valuable content and story ideas, conducting interviews with movers and shakers, identifying emerging trends and staying ahead in the industry.
Get access to all things AAPEX by registering for AAPEX 2019 with your qualifying media credentials. Media registration is now open!
AAPEX Images, AAPEX TV-360, B-Roll
Tour our Photo Gallery for highlights of AAPEX and watch AAPEX TV-360 videos for the latest news and industry trends. Download b-roll – broadcast-quality HD video content for your TV broadcasts and online purposes – categorized by topic.
Read our AAPEX Blog for insights from industry experts on vehicle data, trends and market outlook, technology, ADAS and more.
Facts & Figures
AAPEX Media Reception, Sunday, Nov. 3, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m., AAPEX Media Center, Casanova Room 601, The Venetian. Complimentary food and beverage, RSVP to email@example.com. Must be registered media to attend.
AAPEX New Product and New Packaging Showcase Awards Presentation, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Sands Expo, Level 2, Let’s Tech Stage.
AAPEX Media Tours – The AAPEX Innovation Tour: Stops at Mobility Garage, Let’s Tech and the Technology section, with new technology and hands-on demos, Nov. 5, 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. RSVP now. The Technology of Tomorrow Tour: A closeup look at the Technology of Tomorrow section featuring future technology that is still in the prototype phase and set to hit the market in the next three-to-five years. Tour includes demos of emerging and new technology, Nov, 6, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. RSVP now. Tours leave from AAPEX Media Center, Casanova Room 601, The Venetian.
State of the Auto Care Industry Press Conference, hosted by Auto Care Association, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 4 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., AAPEX Media Center, Casanova Room 601, The Venetian. Contact: Stacey Miller, director, Communications, (240) 333-1017, Stacey.firstname.lastname@example.org.
AASA Members and Media Breakfast & Briefing, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m., AASA Member Center, Sands Expo, Room 102. Contact: Liz Goad, director, Events & Meetings, (919) 406-8810, email@example.com.
AAPEX Best Booth Awards Presentation, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Sands Expo, Level 2, Let’s Tech Stage.
View our Media Updates for the latest news and information specifically for media attending AAPEX.
In our AAPEX Stories, Mike Bailey, shop owner, Car Doctor; Scott Richmond, sales manager, SAE Warehouses; and Tom Seboldt, vice president merchandising, O’Reilly Auto Parts, each share their background in the automotive aftermarket and how AAPEX keeps them ahead of the curve.
AAPEX in the News
Press conferences will be held in The Venetian, Casanova Room 603. A schedule of press conferences is now available.
On-site Media Center
Registered media will have access to computers, internet, refreshments and private work areas, located in the Venetian, Casanova Room 601. The Media Center will be open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Nov. 3 through Nov. 7.
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