2012 BIG R Show

 

Mark your calendar to attend the 2013 BIG R Show on November 2nd-4th

2012 International BIG R Show
October 27 - 29, 2012 / Bally's Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada 

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Schedule of Events
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Friday, October 26th
9:00 am - Noon
APRA Executive Committee Mtg. (Invitation Only)
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Exhibitor Move-in
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm APRA Board of Directors Mtg. (Invitation Only)

Saturday, October 27th
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Exhibitor Move-in continues
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration
8:45 am - Noon Thrive & Survive Electrical Clinic (Ticketed Event)
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm APRA BIG R Show & ATRA Powertrain Expo Open
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm RIT Cleaning Seminar - Calculating the True Cost of Cleaning  (Ticketed Event)
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm "Industry Reception" in the Exhibit Hall (Open to Everyone! 2 free drinks with full registration)

Sunday, October 28th
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Registration
8:45 am - 11:45 am Around the Profit World in 180 Minutes  (Free Admission)

Update on “Right To Repair” Legislation
Omar Cueto, President of L & J Diesel Service and APRA Secretary

Ways to Save Hundreds of $$ Using the Reman Toolbox
Leah Borrowman, Member Services Representative, BizUnite

Black Magic or Rocket Science? Reman Research Results Brought Down to Earth
Sandra Seifert, Engineer, Chair Manufacturing and Remanufacturing Technology,
Fraunhofer Project Group Process Innovation, Bayreuth University

Powertrain Trends and the Reman Opportunities They Represent
Derek Kaufman, Chief Operating Officer of Mission Motors

The Miracle on The Hudson
Jeff Skiles, Co-pilot of the US Airways Flight 1549

Noon - 5:00 pm APRA BIG R Show & ATRA Powertrain Expo Open
Noon - 1:00 pm New Technologies for Salvaging Cores - Gary Reed, Lock-N-Stitch (Free Admission)
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Past Chairman's Luncheon (Invitation Only)
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm Complexity in Remanufacturing: Make it a Bit More Simple - Hans-Henrik Westermann & Steffen Butzer, Bayreuth University (Free Admission)
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm Export Seminar (Free Admission)
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm RIT Seminar - Opportunities for Remanufacturers (Ticketed Event)
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm HD Brake Roundtable (Free Admission)
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm VTRG & HD Transmission Roundtable (Free Admission)
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm Core Suppliers Roundtable (Free Admission)

Monday, October 29th
8:00 am - 2:00 pm  
Registration
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Idea Breakfast  (Ticketed Event)
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
APRA BIG R Show & ATRA Powertrain Expo Open
9:30 am - 10:45 am RIT Seminar - Non-destructive Inspection Technologies  (Ticketed Event)
9:15 am - 11:15 am Heavy Duty Electrical Clinic  (Ticketed Event)
11:15 am - 11:45 am HDRG Roundtable (Free Admission)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Rebuilding/Remanufacturing Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) Transmissions and Battery Pack Systems:
New Revenue Streams for Your Business Model
- Mark Quarto, Automotive Research & Design
(Free Admission)
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm Air Conditioning Clinic  (Ticketed Event)
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Global Reman Perspective Seminar - Moderated by Joe Kripli  (Ticketed Event)
2:01 pm - 9:00 pm Exhibitor Move-out

Tuesday, October 30th - Thursday, November 1st
AAPEX and SEMA Shows