Get a Sneak Peek at June’s Event – Online in January!
Auto Glass Week™ in June, which will offer a live and virtual format in the form of AGW@Home, will now be held June 7-9 in Orlando, Fla., at the Orange County Convention Center. You don’t have to wait, however, to get a feel for what that event will look like. On January 12, make plans to attend a special online Auto Glass Week Preview Day to visit with sponsors and attend insightful sessions with industry experts. This will give you a great idea of what Auto Glass Week in June will look like, before you attend that full event in June in person or at home.
Schedule for the AGW Preview Day-January 12
Please note schedule is tentative and all times are Eastern time.
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 All Online
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.AGW Preview Day Welcome
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.AGW@Home Virtual Trade Show Floor Open- Chat with Sponsors in real time and see their latest products.
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.Moderated Session: How the Auto Glass Industry is Surviving COVID
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Calibration Session
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.Moderated Session: Learn What it Takes to Be a Winner in Auto Glass Repair and Replacement
Visit autoglassweek.com to register.
Sneak Peek to the AGW@Home Floor
Come experience a preview of the trade show floor, and visit with select sponsors including Pilkington, Delta Kits, Vitro, XYG, Benson, among many others, where they showcase their latest products and strike up conversations with attendees.
Educational Sessions—January 12
Moderated Session: 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.
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.
Moderated by: Tara Taffera, AGRR editorial director will talk to all those speaking at the ADAS Summit in June in Orlando.
Moderated Session: Learn What it Takes to Be a Winner in Auto Glass Repair and Replacement
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.
Panelists include: Alfredo Calva, Alfredo’s Auto Glass; Rose Williams, Mel’s Auto Glass; and Macenzie Curbow, Novus Auto Glass.
This AGW Preview Day is not Auto Glass Week™, but it does give you some tips and tricks to be prepared for the full experience set to take place June 7-9, 2021 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Visit autoglassweek.com and click on the orange button for AGW Preview Day for details and to sign up for this sneak-peek experience. We look forward to seeing you in June and virtually hosting you in January.
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