Conference Schedule

February 24-25
2019

Saturday, February 23

23

FEB

Registration Desk Open

  • Saturday
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Sunday, February 24

24

FEB

Registration Desk Open

  • Sunday
  • 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM

24

FEB

Starter Interrupt & GPS Devices Panel

  • Sunday
  • 10:10 AM - 11:25 AM

Eric Johnson - Hudson Cook, LLP and Corinne Kirkendall - PassTime GPS Presenting.

You'll receive a working knowledge of the legal issues and risks associated with the use of GPS and Starter Interrupt Devices during this session.

24

FEB

Repossessions

  • Sunday
  • 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM

Bill Denius - Killgore Pearlman, P.A. Presenting.

24

FEB

Harassment

  • Sunday
  • 11:45 AM - 12:45 AM

Charlotte District-EEOC Training Institute Presenting.

It seems that everywhere you look these days, cases of bullying and sexual harassment are making headlines. From school teachers to celebrities to distinguished politicians, example after example of bad behavior are coming to light. But, the lines aren't always clear to everyone. This session provides an EEOC overview with an emphasis on sexual harassment to help ensure your staff and customers are in a harassement-free zone.

24

FEB

Lunch

  • Sunday
  • 12:45 PM - 1:50 PM

24

FEB

TCPA & GDPR Panel

  • Sunday
  • 1:50 PM - 2:25 PM

Greg Sparrow - CompliancePoint Presenting.

You'll receive a working knowledge of the legal issues and risks associated with the use of GPS and Starter Interrupt Devices during this session.

24

FEB

Mid-Afternoon Break

  • Sunday
  • 2:15 PM-2:45 PM

24

FEB

Risk Management

  • Sunday
  • 3:50 PM-5:05 PM

24

FEB

Happy Hour

  • Sunday
  • 5:10 PM-6:10 PM

  • Image

Monday, February 25

25

FEB

Registration Desk Open

  • Monday
  • 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

25

FEB

Breakfast

  • Tuesday
  • 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

  • Image

25

FEB

Floor Planning

  • Monday
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Joe Keadle - AFC; Next Gear Presenter TBD

Seasoned automotive industry professionals know first-hand the significance of the heightened floorplanning regulatory scrutiny and compliance responsibilities facing today’s dealers. This panel of leaders will share their perspective on current floorplanning compliance developments and provide practical, real world guidance on what dealers need to know to avoid regulatory issues and stay in compliance.

25

FEB

Risk Assessment

  • Monday
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Steve Levine - Ignite Consulting Partners Presenting

Dealers put a lot of time and money into their dealership and this investment needs to be protected with sound compliance practices. In this session we'll identify the weak spots and discuss best practices for implementing meaningful change.

25

FEB

Mid-Morning Break

  • Monday/li>
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

25

FEB

Compliance Training Panel

  • Monday
  • 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Eric Johnson - Hudson Cook, Elizabeth Murphy - ADESA, Steve Levine - Ignite Consulting and Jack Tracey – NAF Association Presenting.

As the automotive industry continues to face ever-increasing regulatory and compliance requirements, it’s more important than ever for dealers to be in the know—including what’s needed to build a successful compliance program. These power-house panelists will offer dealers unique perspective and considerations for building in-house compliance programs, pitfalls to avoid and guidelines for success. They'll share concrete use cases and best practices for constructing a compliance program that’s innovative, informative and ultimately lays the groundwork for success.

25

FEB

Legislative Update

  • Monday
  • 11:15 AM-12:30 PM

Elizabeth Murphy - ADESA, John Brown - Carolinas IADA and Nora Udell-Hudson Cook Presenting.

25

FEB

Lunch Break

  • Monday
  • 12:30 AM - 1:45 PM

25

FEB

Closing the Sale

  • Monday
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Keynote Speaker, George Dans Presenting.

Sunday & Monday

  • Sunday & Monday

*Meals included: Day 1: Breaks, Lunch, Happy Hour. - Day 2: Breakfast, Breaks, Lunch.
*Schedule subject to change.