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Ever think of becoming an ABPA Board member or know someone who may want to serve? Your opportunity is now! During the 2021 ABPA Convention in Nashville, we will be conducting Board elections during the late morning session on Thursday, 9/23. Should you choose to run, you will have the opportunity to address the membership on your Read more…


Each year, the ABPA relies on its sponsors to ensure that the convention is a success. While all sponsors are important, we would like to give special recognition to the Platinum Sponsors of the 2021 ABPA Convention in Nashville! CAPA/Intertek www.capacertified.org | www.intertek.com KSI Auto Parts www.ksiautoparts.com Partslink www.partslink.org TYC/Genera www.genera.com Sponsorships are still available! To be Read more…


During ABPA 2021 in Nashville, the ABPA is proud participate in the Nashville I-CAR Committee Topgolf event. Presented by Entegral and Enterprise Rent-A-Car, the event will directly benefit Nashville area high school and college collision programs. This is a great opportunity for attendees to network and have fun! The event begins at 12pm on Wednesday 9/22 with Read more…


Have you booked your registration package for ABPA Nashville? If not, the time to do so is now! Early bird pricing is in effect now and expires on 6/30. Register soon to take advantage of these special savings. Why attend the ABPA Convention in Nashville? This is the best opportunity for collision part professionals to meet with Read more…


Considering attending the 2021 ABPA Convention in Nashville? Register now! The full schedule and agenda are now live on our website. Major industry topics will be reviewed including US customs issues, AI technology, part certifications, legislative updates, and general industry updates. Do not forget about the fun! Sign up for our optional Top Golf event which the Read more…


The ABPA is pleased to announce that Jimmy Spears of Tractable AI will be presenting during ABPA Nashville this upcoming September. Jimmy brings years of industry experience and knowledge to the table and in his role with Tactable AI, he will review the important topic of “Leveraging AI Technology for Parts Selection”. During his presentation, ABPA attendees Read more…


The ABPA is pleased to announce that acclaimed industry veteran, Greg Horn of PartsTrader, will be addressing the ABPA Convention in Nashville this September. In his new role at PartsTrader, Greg will discuss “Collision Industry Trends” and will be speaking to attendees during the Thursday session. “We are fortunate to have Greg speak at ABPA Nashville as Read more…


The ABPA is pleased to announce that Peter Quinter of GrayRobinson, P.A. is back and will once again address the audience during the upcoming ABPA Nashville Convention! Peter’s presentation was well received in 2019 during the Fort Lauderdale convention. In Nashville, he will provide industry updates with a focus on Customs Border Protection (CBP) detentions and seizures Read more…


Smithfield, RI — The 2021 Annual Meeting & Trade show of the Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA) will be held September 21-24, 2021 at the Renaissance Hotel located in Nashville, TN. The event is a gathering of aftermarket parts manufacturers, distributors, insurance industry executives, and collision repair companies. In addition to the ABPA’s organizational business meetings, the Read more…


To preserve the health and safety of our attendees, the Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA) will be postponing our Spring 2021 conference in Nashville, TN until the Fall of 2021. An announcement will be made in the near future with the new dates. We will be remaining at the same hotel (Nashville Renaissance) and will provide an Read more…

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