AGW 2021 PREVIEW DAY
VIRTUAL EVENT – January 12, 2021
ABOUT THE EVENT | Since we have been apart for so long and now Auto Glass Week™ 2021 is moving to June. We have an idea…
Let’s get together for a one-day preview of what to expect in June and experience this whole new way of visiting a trade show floor!
Attendees of the AGW Preview Day will get a behind the scenes feel of what AGW 2021 will be like in June and be able to visit with sponsors such as Pilkington, Delta Kits, Vitro, XYG and Benson among many others on the virtual exhibition floor as they showcase their latest and strike-up conversations to serve your business needs.
AGW Preview Day | Tuesday, January 12, 2021
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
AGW Preview Day Welcome
Come for an overview of all that the AGW Preview Day has to offer!
Moderator: Debra Levy, publisher AGRR™ magazine
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Trade Show Floor Open
Chat with Sponsors in real time and see their latest products.
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
How the Auto Glass Industry is Surviving COVID
Join a panel of auto glass executives who will share what they learned, and continue to learn, from COVID, and how those lessons will help lead them into the future. What were the most important items they learned from the crisis? How did they motivate themselves in difficult times? What worked and what didn’t? What changes will last beyond the pandemic and how are companies preparing differently for the next big crisis?
Speakers: Ted Andersen, vice president of franchising at NOVUS Inc.; Jon Laski, CEO at City Auto Glass; and Peter Brown, president, Tiny and Sons Auto Glass.
Moderator: Tara Taffera, editorial director for AGRR™ magazine
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Calibration Preview Session
Learn what the latest is and what to expect from the extensive line-up that will be shared at Auto Glass Week™ in June. Receive a quick overview of the current state of calibration and what you should be eyeing for the future.
Moderator: Jacques Navant, Technical Director of Don’s Mobile Glass
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Learn What it Takes to be a Winner
Join moderator, Holly Biller, as she interviews a panel of competitors some newer to the competition circuit and some long-standing veterans. Hear how they prepare for competition day, what tips and advice they would provide a newcomer and what it takes to become a champion.
Speakers: Alfredo Calva of Alfredo’s Auto Glass, Rose Williams of Mel’s Auto Glass and Macenzie Curbow of Novus Auto Glass
Moderator: Holly Biller, vice president of digital media services with Key Media and Research, Inc.
(Please note schedule is tentative and all times are Eastern time.)
AUTO GLASS WEEK 2020
June 7th – 9th, 2021
Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida
Two Award-Winning Host Hotels: Rosen Plaza & Rosen Centre Hotel
ABOUT THE EVENT | Auto Glass Week™ is the only event that offers the original equipment (OE) and aftermarket auto glass repair and replacement industry the opportunity to learn from peers and industry experts. Vendors, manufacturers, company owners and technicians join together at this international event each year. Experience front-row seats to the auto glass repair and replacement competitions, customer service representative competition and calibration competition. Learn from inspiring speakers, educational seminars and exchange ideas on the exhibition floor featuring top industry suppliers.
Auto Glass Week™ is co-sponsored by AGRR™ magazine, Auto Glass Safety Council™, Independent Glass Association and National Windshield Repair Division.