2018 Schedule (2019 SCHEDULE COMING SOON)

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
7:30am – 6:30pm Registration Open
11:45am – 12:45pm Industry Summit Welcome Lunch and Keynote 

No Human Necessary: Emerging Tech and Impactful Trends

Speaker

  • Cindy Allen, CEO, StoneEagle
1:00pm – 2:00pm Executive Panel Session

The Inside Scoop: Straight Talk From Industry Leaders

Moderator

  • Kristen Gruber, President, Dealers Assurance Company

Panelists

  • Arden Hetland, President, American Financial & Automotive Services, Inc.
  • Dave Duncan, President, Safe-Guard
  • Stan Starnes, COO, Nobilis Group, Inc.
2:10pm – 3:00pm PALS Keynote Presentation 

The Future of Transparency

Speaker

  • Chip Perry, President and CEO, TrueCar
3:00pm – 3:30pm Networking Break with P&A Exhibitors

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3:35pm – 4:30pm Panel Session

The Reinsurance Climate: A Look at NCFCs and DOWCs

Moderator

  • Greg Petrowski, Senior VP/Secretary/Treasurer, GPW and Associates, Inc.

Panelists

  • Richard Irvine, Tax Partner, PwC
  • David Kaseff, Chief Operating Officer, Marks Nelson, LLC
4:35pm – 5:30pm Industry Summit General Session

Auto Finance Climate – The Next 12 Months

Speaker

  • Greg Goebel, President, DealerStrong
5:30pm – 7:30pm Exhibit Hall Open and Evening Reception
Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
7:30am – 7:30pm Registration Open
8:00am – 9:00am Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
9:10am – 10:00am Industry Summit Keynote Address

Improve Your Per-Copy Average by $350

Speaker

  • David Lewis, David Lewis & Associates
10:10am – 11:00am Industry Summit General Session

From the Boardroom 

Moderator

  • Greg Arroyo, F&I and Showroom magazine

Panelists

  • Tim Blochowiack, Protective Insurance Corp.
  • Vince D’Antoni, AUL Corp.
11:00am – 11:30am Networking Break
11:30am – 12:25pm Tag-Team Presentation

Rising GAP Losses: 2018 Update

Speakers

  • Lee Bowron, Co-Founder, Kerper and Bowron LLC
  • Ben Woods, Loss Modeling Manager, Allstate Dealer Services
12:30 – 2:00pm Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
2:05pm – 2:55pm Panel Session

Can Online Claims Help Your Organization Achieve Efficiency and Scalability?

Moderator

  • Brent Allen, Founder and Managing Partner, StoneEagle

Panelists

  • Jardon Bouska, Chief Operations Officer, Safe-Guard Products International, LLC
  • Stephen Fort, APEX Protection, Inc.
  • Garret Lacour, Founder and CEO, RoadVantage
  • Kumar Kathinokkula, COO, F&I Administration Solutions
2:55pm – 3:20pm Networking Break
3:20pm – 4:10pm Industry Summit General Session

F&I Q-Tips

Speaker

  • Rick McCormick, National Account Development Manager
4:20pm – 5:10pm Industry Summit General Session

Digital Retail: Are we there yet?

Speaker

  • David Pryor, Chief Marketing Officer, Safe-Guard Products International
5:15pm – 6:00pm Industry Summit Honors
6:00pm – 7:30pm Exhibit Hall Open and Evening Reception
2019 Advisory Board

David Trinder 
Executive Director, StoneEagle F&I
and Advisory Board Chair