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Alert: The ABPA will be postponing our Spring conference in Newport Beach, CA until the week of September 21, 2020. Click here for details.

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To preserve the health and safety of our attendees, the Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA) will be postponing our Spring conference in Newport Beach, CA until the week of September 21, 2020. We will be remaining at the same hotel (Hyatt Regency Newport Beach) and will provide an updated convention schedule as soon as possible. Visit the Read more…


Considering attending the 2020 ABPA Convention in Newport Beach? Register now! The full schedule and agenda are now live on our website. Major industry issues will be discussed including US Customs, counterfeit products, telematics/vehicle data, and legislative updates. In addition, we will be bringing back our educational breakout sessions with presentations from CAPA, Partslink and APU Solutions. Read more…


Ever think of becoming an ABPA Board member or know someone who may want to serve? Your opportunity is now! During the 2020 ABPA Convention in Newport Beach, we will be conducting Board elections during the late morning session on Thursday, 4/30. One seat will be open. Should you choose to run, you will have the opportunity 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 2020 ABPA Convention in Newport Beach! CAPA/Intertek www.capacertified.org | www.intertek.com Partslink www.partslink.org TYC/Genera www.genera.com For a complete list of sponsors of the 2020 Read more…


Paul Fiore, Senior Director of Government Affairs at Auto Care Association, will update ABPA convention attendees on the ongoing telematics and vehicle data issue and why it is important for ABPA members. This presentation will take place during the Thursday, 4/30/2020 business session at the 2020 ABPA Newport Beach convention. The Your Car. Your Data. Your Choice™ Read more…


With the 2020 ABPA Convention fast approaching, make sure that you set aside time to explore the beautiful Newport Beach area! With the ABPA site hotel, the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach being in the center of the action, the list of activities is nearly endless. During your downtime at the ABPA convention, delight in all the attractions Read more…


With late April fast approaching, the anticipation for the 2020 ABPA is building fast! In addition to education and valuable industry-related content, the ABPA Convention is known for its fun activities! Once again, golfers will have something to look forward to with the golf event being held at the beautiful Strawberry Farms Golf Course on Wednesday, 4/29/20. Read more…


The ABPA is pleased to announce that Imran Vakil, an intellectual property lawyer, business litigator, and Managing Attorney at Nexio PC & Rosemary Coates of Blue Silk Consulting will address the audience during the Thursday, 4/30/20 business session at the ABPA Newport Beach Convention! Their presentation is titled, “Fighting Brand Theft and Counterfeit Goods”. One out of Read more…


With Spring fast approaching, the anticipation for the 2020 ABPA Convention is building fast! We are adding even more value to your convention experience with the Port of Long Beach Harbor Tour – do not fly home early on Friday! The ABPA is proud to offer this free event for our attendees. Buses depart the Hyatt Regency Read more…


Smithfield, RI — The 2020 Annual Meeting & Trade show of the Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA) will be held April 28-May 1, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach located in Newport Beach, CA. The event is a gathering of aftermarket parts manufacturers, distributors, insurance industry executives, and collision repair companies. In addition to the ABPA’s Read more…

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