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Auto Care Connect

Four signature Auto Care Association spring events in one week, in one location

Auto Care Connect 2023

May 21 - 25, 2023

Hyatt Regency Orlando, Florida

Join Auto Care this May 2023 as Connect continues to bring the industry together for the premier spring educational and collaborative industry experience.

Review the schedule of events below and then scroll down for registration, exhibit, and hotel information.

Sponsorship opportunities for this event are still available

thank you to our generous title sponsors

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Ariity Connect

featured speakers

Photo of Ryan Stout
Ryan Stout
Sr. Manager of Strategy / Automotive, BigCommerce
Photo of Scott Taylor known as the Data Whisperer
Scott Taylor
The Data Whisperer &, Principal Consultant, MetaMeta Consulting
Photo of Jason Schenker
Jason Schenker
Chairman of The Futurist Institute &, President of Prestige Economics
Photo of Kathryne A. Newton, Ph.D
Kathryne A. Newton, MBA, Ph.D.
Professor, Supply Chain and Sales Engineering Technology, Purdue Polytechnic Institute at Purdue University
Bill Hanvey - preferred - Crop square
Bill Hanvey
President & CEO, Auto Care Association

schedule at a glance

Sunday, May 21
Monday, May 22
Tuesday, May 23
Wednesday, May 24
Thursday, May 25


Choose how you’ll Connect with us!

Select the window of event days you want to attend. (Each window below is noted by a different color)
  • You will have access to all events within those days, unless otherwise noted.
Registration Fees are based on the window of days you are attending.
  • Discounted rates for official Auto Care committee volunteer leaders are noted.
Exhibitor registration may be required based on your company’s products or services.
the detailed schedule of speakers and session descriptions are listed in the schedule section above.


May 21, 2023
May 22, 2023
May 23, 2023
May 24, 2023
May 25, 2023
Community Events
Occurring this Day
Leadership Days
Leadership Days

Sunday - Thursday

  • Member: $950
  • Non-Member: $1,450
  • Volunteer Leader: $750
Register for Sunday - Thursday



Buy a Booth


Sunday - Wednesday

  • Member: $850
  • Non-Member: $1,350
  • Volunteer Leader: $750
Register for Sunday - Wednesday Here


Buy a Booth


Tuesday - Thursday

  • Member: $750
  • Non-Member: $1,250
  • Volunteer Leader: $300
  Register for Tuesday - Thursday

Buy a Booth


Tuesday - Wednesday

  • Member: $650
  • Non-Member: $1,150
  • Volunteer Leader: $300
  Register for Tuesday - Wednesday Here

Buy a Booth


Wednesday - Thursday

  • Member: $450
  • Non-Member: $950
  • Volunteer Leader: Complimentary
   Register for Wednesday - Thursday


MAY 21 - 24

Connect Landing page  Knowledge Exchange

MAY 23 - 24

Connect Landing page PBES Conference

MAY 23 - 24

Connect Landing page YANG conference

MAY 23 - 25

Connect Landing page SLD logo
Expand to view Cancellation Policy 

Cancellations notices to ashlie.vesper@autocare.org received:

  • By April 21, 2023 will receive a full refund less a $50 administrative fee.
  • By May 5, 2023 will receive a 50% refund
  • Beginning May 6, 2023 and afterwards do not receive a refund.

Substitutions are accepted at any time and at no cost.


How do I learn more about becoming an Auto Care Association member?
Visit our membership page to learn more about benefits.


How do I learn more about becoming an Auto Care Volunteer Leader?
Learn how to get involved.


This registration type is for companies who provide software solutions or content related services to the aftermarket. All companies that fall within this registration type must exhibit in the trade show in order to attend the conference.







  • One (1) Sunday – Thursday Attendee Registration
  • One (1) 8x10 booth
  • Event App Listing

Key Dates

  • Deadline to register for an exhibit booth is April 28, 2023.
  • Tradeshow is Tuesday May 23, 2023 from 1:00pm – 5:00pm.
  • Exhibitor Setup is Tuesday May 23, 2023 from 9am – 12:00pm


Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk
Hyatt Regency Orlando

9801 International Drive 
Orlando, Florida, 32819

Reserve yOUR Hotel Room

Reserve Hotel

(Auto Care Group Rate: $224 is inclusive of $30 daily resort fee)

Hyatt Regency Orlando Website

Show your badge program

While you're in town, check out the Auto Museum at Dezerland Park and save on your visit with the Show Your Badge offer

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for questions

Leah Jones
CMP, CAE, DES, Senior Director, Meetings and Events



(240) 333-1061

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Ashlie Vesper
Coordinator, Meetings and Events



(240) 333-1026