Agenda

All times listed are Central Standard times.

Sunday
July 21, 2024

12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sponsor Registration / Help Desk

Welcome! Let me be the first to say, we love you Sponsors. Come by any time during these hours to pick up your sponsor/exhibitor packet and ask us any questions you may have about the conference. Oh, and did we say we love you?

12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Move-In

12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Dealer Registration / Help Desk

Welcome! Hit us up any time during these hours to pick up your dealer registration packet and snazzy backpack. Ask us any questions you may have about the conference.

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

House of Delegates

Association business, everyone is welcome!

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Leadership & Platinum Sponsors Activity (invitation only)

Exclusive event.

6:30 p.m - 8:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception

It’s like a family reunion! Everyone is welcome. Drinks are on us the first hour, don’t be late.

Plus some lite bites will be available this year.

Monday
July 22, 2024

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

Following yesterday’s warm welcome reception, join us for a hearty breakfast to kickstart your day! We’ve taken your feedback to heart and enhanced our menu with more substantial food options. And of course, we’ll have plenty of caffeine available to ensure you’re energized and ready for the day ahead.

7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Dealer Registration / Help Desk

Welcome! Hit us up any time during these hours to pick up your dealer registration packet and snazzy backpack. Ask us any questions you may have about the conference.

7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sponsor Registration / Help Desk

Welcome! Let me be the first to say, we love you Sponsor. Come by any time during these hours to pick up your sponsor/exhibitor packet and ask us any questions you may have about the conference. Oh, and did we say we love you?

8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Opening General Session

If you missed him last year, fear not. Jonathan Smoke, Chief Economist for Cox Automotive, is back to present “Economic Trends Shaping the Independent Auto Dealer Landscape.” This sequel is just as crucial to your dealership’s success. Keep an eye out for more details coming your way soon.

 

9:15 a.m. - 9:40 a.m.

Coffee Break

Fuel up with some java to rev your engines before diving into the Dealer Roundtables!

9:45 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.

Concurrent Dealer Round Tables

The conference’s highlight, with a unique twist! This year, each Roundtable will delve into a different topic. Choose your top three preferences or divide and conquer, as invaluable insights await in every session. Topics will be published soon, so keep an eye out for updates!

10:30 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.

Concurrent Dealer Round Tables

The conference’s highlight, with a unique twist! This year, each Roundtable will delve into a different topic. Choose your top three preferences or divide and conquer, as invaluable insights await in every session. Topics will be published soon, so keep an eye out for updates!

11:15 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.

Concurrent Dealer Round Tables

The conference’s highlight, with a unique twist! This year, each Roundtable will delve into a different topic. Choose your top three preferences or divide and conquer, as invaluable insights await in every session. Topics will be published soon, so keep an eye out for updates!

12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening

Here you will find all the best vendors in the world under one roof. This will include lunch and prizes. Feel free to schedule meetings and demos prior to the conference to get the most out of your time. And, did we say the best vendors in the world?

2:45 p.m. - 3:00p.m.

Coffee & Dessert Break

Revitalize and energize yourself with a delightful selection of coffee and delectable desserts before the commencement of the general session!

3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

General Session

Stick around for a can’t-miss Monday afternoon General Session, featuring Jean Noonan of Hudson Cook. Jean will provide up-to-date answers to all  of your questions about the pending FTC CARS Rule, including its current legal status.

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Happy Hour with the Exhibitors

This really is the hour when everyone gets happy! Drinks on us and plenty of snacks to tide you over till dinner. Bring the spouse and kids.

Tuesday
July 23, 2024

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Dealer Registration / Help Desk

Looking for a day pass huh? Stop by during this time and a friendly TIADA team member will help get you registered and caught up on anything you missed. Ask us any questions you may have about the conference.

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Morning Coffee & Pastries

You may need some caffeine after that Happy hour, we’ve got you covered.

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Past Presidents Breakfast

For TIADA past presidents.

9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Five sessions happening simultaneously—it’s a lot to juggle! If only you could be in five places at once. Be sure to strategize ahead of time to make the most of your schedule and avoid missing out on any valuable insights.

 

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Five sessions happening simultaneously—it’s a lot to juggle! If only you could be in five places at once. Be sure to strategize ahead of time to make the most of your schedule and avoid missing out on any valuable insights.

 

11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Five sessions happening simultaneously—it’s a lot to juggle! If only you could be in five places at once. Be sure to strategize ahead of time to make the most of your schedule and avoid missing out on any valuable insights.

 

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Expo/ Lunch/ Giveaways

Over 100 vendors waiting to meet you and help your business.

The giveaways here are big, stay until the end, trust me!

2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Closing General Session

Capping off our event with a bang! Our closing general session promises to be the grand finale you won’t want to miss. Stay tuned for details on this impactful session, coming your way soon!

6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Awards Ceremony Reception

Let us get you a drink before the show!

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Presidential Awards Banquet

This one is a little on the formal side. Men may want to dust off the tie and the ladies can wear that dress they never get to wear. If you need extra tickets let us know.

And the Quality Dealer winner is…

Sunday
July 21, 2024

12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sponsor Registration / Help Desk

Welcome! Let me be the first to say, we love you Sponsors. Come by any time during these hours to pick up your sponsor/exhibitor packet and ask us any questions you may have about the conference. Oh, and did we say we love you?

12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Exhibitor Move-In

12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Dealer Registration / Help Desk

Welcome! Hit us up any time during these hours to pick up your dealer registration packet and snazzy backpack. Ask us any questions you may have about the conference.

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

House of Delegates

Association business, everyone is welcome!

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Leadership & Platinum Sponsors Activity (invitation only)

Exclusive event.

6:30 p.m - 8:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception

It’s like a family reunion! Everyone is welcome. Drinks are on us the first hour, don’t be late.

Plus some lite bites will be available this year.

Monday
July 22, 2024

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Breakfast

Following yesterday’s warm welcome reception, join us for a hearty breakfast to kickstart your day! We’ve taken your feedback to heart and enhanced our menu with more substantial food options. And of course, we’ll have plenty of caffeine available to ensure you’re energized and ready for the day ahead.

7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Dealer Registration / Help Desk

Welcome! Hit us up any time during these hours to pick up your dealer registration packet and snazzy backpack. Ask us any questions you may have about the conference.

7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Sponsor Registration / Help Desk

Welcome! Let me be the first to say, we love you Sponsor. Come by any time during these hours to pick up your sponsor/exhibitor packet and ask us any questions you may have about the conference. Oh, and did we say we love you?

8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Opening General Session

If you missed him last year, fear not. Jonathan Smoke, Chief Economist for Cox Automotive, is back to present “Economic Trends Shaping the Independent Auto Dealer Landscape.” This sequel is just as crucial to your dealership’s success. Keep an eye out for more details coming your way soon.

 

9:15 a.m. - 9:40 a.m.

Coffee Break

Fuel up with some java to rev your engines before diving into the Dealer Roundtables!

9:45 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.

Concurrent Dealer Round Tables

The conference’s highlight, with a unique twist! This year, each Roundtable will delve into a different topic. Choose your top three preferences or divide and conquer, as invaluable insights await in every session. Topics will be published soon, so keep an eye out for updates!

10:30 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.

Concurrent Dealer Round Tables

The conference’s highlight, with a unique twist! This year, each Roundtable will delve into a different topic. Choose your top three preferences or divide and conquer, as invaluable insights await in every session. Topics will be published soon, so keep an eye out for updates!

11:15 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.

Concurrent Dealer Round Tables

The conference’s highlight, with a unique twist! This year, each Roundtable will delve into a different topic. Choose your top three preferences or divide and conquer, as invaluable insights await in every session. Topics will be published soon, so keep an eye out for updates!

12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening

Here you will find all the best vendors in the world under one roof. This will include lunch and prizes. Feel free to schedule meetings and demos prior to the conference to get the most out of your time. And, did we say the best vendors in the world?

2:45 p.m. - 3:00p.m.

Coffee & Dessert Break

Revitalize and energize yourself with a delightful selection of coffee and delectable desserts before the commencement of the general session!

3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

General Session

Stick around for a can’t-miss Monday afternoon General Session, featuring Jean Noonan of Hudson Cook. Jean will provide up-to-date answers to all  of your questions about the pending FTC CARS Rule, including its current legal status.

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Happy Hour with the Exhibitors

This really is the hour when everyone gets happy! Drinks on us and plenty of snacks to tide you over till dinner. Bring the spouse and kids.

Tuesday
July 23, 2024

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Dealer Registration / Help Desk

Looking for a day pass huh? Stop by during this time and a friendly TIADA team member will help get you registered and caught up on anything you missed. Ask us any questions you may have about the conference.

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Morning Coffee & Pastries

You may need some caffeine after that Happy hour, we’ve got you covered.

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Past Presidents Breakfast

For TIADA past presidents.

9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Five sessions happening simultaneously—it’s a lot to juggle! If only you could be in five places at once. Be sure to strategize ahead of time to make the most of your schedule and avoid missing out on any valuable insights.

 

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Five sessions happening simultaneously—it’s a lot to juggle! If only you could be in five places at once. Be sure to strategize ahead of time to make the most of your schedule and avoid missing out on any valuable insights.

 

11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

Five sessions happening simultaneously—it’s a lot to juggle! If only you could be in five places at once. Be sure to strategize ahead of time to make the most of your schedule and avoid missing out on any valuable insights.

 

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Expo/ Lunch/ Giveaways

Over 100 vendors waiting to meet you and help your business.

The giveaways here are big, stay until the end, trust me!

2:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Closing General Session

Capping off our event with a bang! Our closing general session promises to be the grand finale you won’t want to miss. Stay tuned for details on this impactful session, coming your way soon!

6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Awards Ceremony Reception

Let us get you a drink before the show!

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Presidential Awards Banquet

This one is a little on the formal side. Men may want to dust off the tie and the ladies can wear that dress they never get to wear. If you need extra tickets let us know.

And the Quality Dealer winner is…