Las Vegas, Nevada — The agenda has been announced for this year’s MSO Symposium, which will be held on October 30 at the Mirage Convention Center in Las Vegas.
The event will start at 9 a.m. and, following the introductions, Bart Mazurek from CCC Intelligent Solutions will speak on the topic of Trends and Metrics Impacting the Repair Facility Market, followed by Dave Roberts from Focus Advisors, who will speak on the subject of Consolidation 2023: The Big Consolidators & Fast Track MSOs Chasing Them.
At 11:15 a.m., Joe Sparacino from Stifel Nicolaus Investment Banking, will introduce the topic of Private Equity & Consolidation Trends Across the Collision Landscape. Then, before lunch, Dr. Christopher Thornberg from Beacon Economics will speak on Broken Narratives and Busted Bumpers – 2024 Outlook for the Repair Market.
After a plated luncheon, a panel discussion will grace the stage–After the First Location – Challenges and Opportunities of Growing an MSO by Tag Auto Group, Martin’s Body Shop, and Collision Leaders.
Rex Green from Jeffries LLC on Beyond Consolidation will speak before another panel discussion, this time on the topic of Evolving Scanning and calibration Business Models by ATE, Berkshire Hathaway, Caliber Collision, Gerber Collision & Glass, and LaMettry’s Collision.
The final presentation will be conducted by Richard Elberg from Amazon Web Services, on the topic of Using Big Data for Accurate Collision Assessments, from 4:30 to 5:15 pm.
Lastly, the conference ends with Industry Reception, from 5:15 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
This event serves as an opportunity to gain knowledge from experienced guest speakers on topics specific to the auto collision industry, such as factors that influence business operations, equipment and service offers, and general teachings from fellow industry professionals.
Please note that the MSO Symposium is a closed event; only those working in specific segments of the collision repair industry are permitted to attend.