ASTE will be held September 24-26, 2020 at the recently renovated Embassy Suites Convention Center in Cary, NC.
This is the largest show of its kind on the east coast with nationally known speakers. We have added all day seminars on Thursday with a total seminar selection of nearly 50 technical and management choices. Speaker lineup as of this writing include Scott Shotton/The Drivability Guys, Bill Haas/Haas Performance Consulting, John Forro/AST Training, Rick White/180 BIZ, Dirk Fuchs/ZF Technologies, Scott Brown/Diagnostic Network, Dave Hobbs/Delphi Technologies, Bernie Thompson/WorldPac, Gary Smith/ WorldPac, Donny Seyfer/ NASTF, David Patrick/Advance Auto Parts, Keith Hardee/Advance Auto Parts, Ron Ipach/Repair Shop Coach, Jim Silverman/ATI, Keith Glasgow/AC Delco, NAPA, Danny Sanchez/Auto Shop Solutions, Tony Mercury/Auto Shop Solutions Pete Meier/MotorAge, David Roman/myrepairshopmarketing.com, Mike Cooper/eAutoClub, Jay Miller/Jasper Engines, Jerry Mabis/ Jasper Engines, Kim Walker/Shop Marketing Pros, Chris Cloutier/AutoText.me, Tim McDonald/Michell 1, Jimmy Lea/Kukui, Chris Cotton/AutoFix SOS, Mark Kenyon/Garage Guru’s, Ryan Payne/Garage Gurus, Greg Neuenfeldt/ Garage Gurus & Stan Williamson/ RO Writer. Garage Guru’s will be bringing their recently completed mobile training center and providing three days of seminars some of which is hands on. There will be a vendor trade show on Saturday, 3 luncheons, 3 parties and a nightly hospitality suite. The very popular Casino night will be held on Friday evening where attendees use fake money to play for a chance to win prizes. ASOG (Auto Shop Owners Group) will be organizing a dinner for their members to be held Friday evening at the Backyard Bistro. Carm Capriotto of Remarkable Results Radio will be on site with a live town hall which is always very informative and recording podcasts. Frank Leutz of Wrench Nation will be taping video content from shop owners, technicians and vendors. This is the show that many repair shops close and bring the entire staff to learn, network and team build. This will be the largest aftermarket training event held on the east coast. Registration for attendees will open in May!