Pacific Coast Party: CCIF Vancouver early bird tickets on sale now

Vancouver, British Columbia — Be sure to save some of your industry trade show enthusiasm for the fall season because early bird tickets are now on sale for CCIF Vancouver, scheduled for Oct. 6 to 7 at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel. This year’s show kicks off on Thursday with a workshop, followed by a […]

Bon Voyage: Collision Repair mag is headed to the IBIS Global Summit

Monte Carlo, Monaco — If you’ve been looking for insights on the state of the global collision repair industry, stay tuned to Collision Repair mag. We’ll be part of the Canadian representation at next week’s International Bodyshop Industry Symposium (IBIS) Global Summit in Monaco, where hundreds of collision sector delegates from around the world will gather to […]


Ontario Automotive Recyclers Association hosts anticipated Convention and Trade Show Story by ALLISON ROGERS The members of the Ontario Automotive Recyclers Association (OARA) surely had a weekend to remember as the association hosted its 2022 Convention and Trade Show from March 29 through April 2, marking the first time the event had taken place since […]


AIA Canada gathers for first in-person AGM since 2019 The Automotive Industries Association of Canada (AIA Canada) held its annual general meeting in May, where members of the Canadian aftermarket industry gathered in person for the first time since 2019. The event was held at the Delta Hotels Toronto Airport Conference Centre on May 10 […]

See You at CCIF: Say hi to Collision Repair mag at CCIF Montréal

Montreal, Québec — The time is finally here; tonight, stakeholders from across the sector will embark on the Montréal Airport Marriott In-Terminal hotel for the Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF)’s first event in two years. The event kicks off on Thursday night with a French-led workshop on learning kata improvement and coaching practices, followed by a networking […]

Meet in Montreal: Last chance to register for CCIF Montréal

Montréal, Québec — Time to register for the Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF) Montréal is running out! Scheduled for next Thursday, June 2, and Friday, June 3, the event marks the first The event kicks off on Thursday with a networking reception in the evening and continues the next day with a full-day meeting agenda […]

All-A Board: AIA Canada announces appointments to board of directors at 2022 AGM

Toronto, Ontario — The Automotive Industries Association of Canada held its eightieth annual general meeting on Wednesday, bringing together some of the industry’s top names and announcing the latest additions to the association’s board of directors. High-ranking representatives from various collision centre networks, aftermarket suppliers and educational institutions were on-hand at the Delta Hotels conference […]

Party in the Prairies: Tickets available for 2022 SAAR Fall Conference

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan — Calling all, far and near, 2022 SAAR Fall Conference tickets are here. Set to run over three days and jam-packed with some of the biggest names in the North American collision repair industry, the Saskatchewan Association of Automotive Repairers are all geared up for what they are considering their most ambitious conference […]

Friends and Fireside Chats: AIA Canada kicks off AGM with welcome reception

Toronto, Ontario — The Automotive Industries Association of Canada (AIA Canada) kicked off its annual general meeting with a welcome reception Tuesday night, where attendees were treated to a delicious spread, plenty of great conversation and a much-needed night of networking. The reception kicked off at 6 p.m., which was followed by the presentation of […]