Kathryne A. Newton, MBA, Ph.D.
Professor, Supply Chain and Sales Engineering Technology, Purdue Polytechnic Institute at Purdue University
President - Owner, Collision Advice
7:00 AM – 5:00 PMConnect Tuesday Registration
7:30 AM – 8:30 AMTuesday Breakfast
11:30 AM – 1:00 PMTuesday Luncheon and ACPN Industry Speaker
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11:30 AM – 2:30 PMPBES: Committee Meeting (Closed Meeting)
1:00 PM – 5:00 PMACPN: Trade Show
3:30 PM – 5:30 PMPBES Conference: Industry Roundtable Discussions
More details coming soon.
4:00 PM – 5:00 PMACPN: Trade Show Happy Hour / Reception
Sponsored by Experian
5:30 PM – 7:00 PMPBES Conference Welcome Reception
7:00 AM – 8:00 AMConnect Wednesday Breakfast
Sponsored by S&P Global Mobility
7:00 AM – 5:00 PMConnect Wednesday Registration
8:00 AM – 9:30 AMConnect Keynote: Economic, Financial, and Automotive Aftermarket Outlook in a Rapidly Changing Landscape
9:30 AM – 10:00 AMConnect Morning Coffee Break
Sponsored by Dorman Products
10:00 AM – 11:00 AMIndustry Outlook: What is the current PBE Industry Environment and How to Uniquely Position Your Company?
11:00 AM – 12:00 PMProfitability Basics: How to Cut Costs and Improve Efficiencies
11:30 AM – 1:00 PMConnect Wednesday Networking Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PMA Systems Approach to Productivity: Employee-Based Management
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM“Who Pays for What” Survey Findings: Shops Views on Distribution and What Motivates their Choice for Suppliers and Paint Lines
3:30 PM – 5:00 PMPBES Panel: What Does this Data Do For You?
5:30 PM – 7:00 PMConnect Reception
Sponsored by PartsTech
Hyatt Regency Orlando
9801 International Drive
Orlando, Florida, 32819
2023 PBES Conference is part of Auto Care Connect Week to be held May 21-23, 2023 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando.
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Auto Care Discounted Rate of $224 and is inclusive of a
$30 daily resort fee.
Rooms are limited and subject to availability.
Become a sponsor of the 2023 Paint, Body, & Equipment Specialists Conference to promote your company's name and brand(s).
Paint, Body, & Equipment Specialists Conference is a part of 2023 Auto Care Connect week:
Register fOR PBES CONFERENCE AS PART OF CONNECT WEEK
Registration Fees are based on membership status and the windows of event days being attended.
PBE Distributors, Jobbers, Manufacturers' Reps Discount!
PBES Jobbers, Distributors and Manufacturers' Reps individual attendees receive a $250 discount for attending either the windows of Tuesday - Wednesday or Tuesday-Thursday. Use code: 23PBESJDR (Subject to verification)
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