Atlanta, Georgia -- August , 2018 -- The Collision Industry Council (CIC) will be holding a meeting today and tomorrow in conjunction with NACE Automechanika.
The OMNI Atlanta Hotel will be the headquarter hotel. All CIC Functions at Georgia World Congress Center.
From the OMNI Hotel, you exit onto the walkway on Andrew Young Int'l Blvd. and look for signs at the GWCC that say "Building B" (if you go into A it will take you longer...) Once inside Building B follow signs for "Murphy Ballroom" on 5th floor.
Tuesday August 7, 2018 (1:00PM—5:15PM)
1:00p Welcome / Housekeeping [Guy Bargnes] CIC Chairman Comments, Meeting Overview
1:15 Marketing Committee [Kristen Felder, Roger Wright, Jordan Hendler] 2018 Media Plan & Communication / Digital Engagement / Website –Updates
1:30 Technical Committee [Toby Chess, Kye Yeung, Michael Bradshaw] “The Most Forgotten Word in the Collision Industry”
2:15 Insurer / Repairer Relations Committee [Doug Irish, Matthew McDonnell] “Future Proofing” Collision Repair… Overview of some repair facility business model changes that may start to show up and how they could impact other stakeholders
3:00 Administrative Announcements [Jeff Hendler]
3:15 Break - Thank the Sponsors!
3:45 Special Presentation [Bill Garoutte—CEO, National Auto Body Council] NABC Activities Update, “Changing & Saving Lives”
4:00 Emerging Technologies Committee [Jack Rozint, Michael Quinn] Special ADAS Presentation—Scanning, Diagnostics, and Calibrations—Michael Simon, Director of Strategic Accounts for Bosch Automotive. Committee Follow-up.
5:00 Open Microphone
5:15 Tuesday Session Adjourn
Wednesday August 8, 2018
8:00A Education & Training Committee—Task Force Update [Jeff Peevy, Gene Lopez] - Define, Identify & Catalogue Role-based, verifiable credentials / “ADAS & Safety Systems Technician”
8:45 Governmental Committee [Darrell Amberson, Bob Redding, Janet Chaney] Special Presentation “OEM Repair Procedure Legislation, Review and Projections”
9:45 Special Presentation [Petra Schroeder—WIN Past Chair] Woman’s Industry Network (WIN) - Actions & Undertakings Update
10:00 Definitions Committee [Barry Dorn, Chris Evans] New Glossary Terms & CIC Wiki Demonstration
10:15 Open Microphone
10:30 Break - Thank the Sponsors!
11:00 Parts & Materials Committee [Chris Caris, Chris Northup] Guest Association Presentation: 2018 Update by A2C2—The Automotive Anti-Counterfeiting Council
12:00 Wednesday Session Adjourn