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With today being the first day of the Spring equinox, this means that the 2019 ABPA Convention is almost here! There is still time to register for the convention, but time is running out to secure the ABPA rate at the host property, the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort. For the special ABPA rate of $195, attendees Read more…


Each year, the ABPA is proud to team up with the National Auto Body Council (NABC), Caliber Collision, and Geico in supporting the NABC Recycled Rides program. For those who regularly attend the ABPA convention, this is a tremendous event where a local family in need receives a donated car through the program. This year at ABPA Read more…


Ever think of becoming an ABPA Board member or know someone who may want to serve? Your opportunity is now! During the 2019 ABPA Convention in Fort Lauderdale, we will be conducting Board elections during the late morning session on Thursday, 5/2. Should you choose to run, you will have the opportunity to address the membership on 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 2019 ABPA Convention in Fort Lauderdale! CAPA/Intertek www.capacertified.org | www.intertek.com NSF International www.nsfautomotive.com TYC/Genera www.genera.com For a complete list of sponsors of the Read more…


Considering attending the 2019 ABPA Convention in Ft. Lauderdale? Register now! The full schedule and agenda are now live on our website. Major industry issues will be discussed including tariffs, ADAS technologies, U.S. customs, insurance updates and legislative updates. In addition, we will be bringing back our educational breakout sessions with presentations from CAPA, NSF, PartsTrader and Read more…


The ABPA is pleased to announce that Daniel Morris of Dentons will address the audience during the Friday, 5/3 business session at the ABPA Fort Lauderdale Convention! Daniel’s presentation, “One Year In: Navigating the Rough Seas of a New Tariff and Trade Policy”, will focus on trade and tariffs and how they impact U.S. importers. Daniel is Read more…


Have you booked your registration package for ABPA Fort Lauderdale? If not, the time to do so is now! Early bird pricing is in effect now and expires on 2/16. Register soon to take advantage of these special savings. Why attend the ABPA Convention in Fort Lauderdale? This is the best opportunity for collision part professionals to Read more…


With late April fast approaching, the anticipation for the 2019 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 Jacaranda Golf Course on Wednesday, 5/1/19. Jacaranda Read more…


As we get closer to the 2019 ABPA Annual convention in Fort Lauderdale, the excitement continues to build! For 2019, we have added more fun to the schedule with the addition of the Marina and Mansions Boat Tour which will be held on Wednesday, 5/1 at 3PM as an optional event for ABPA attendees. This two hour Read more…


The ABPA is pleased to announce that Peter Quinter of GrayRobinson, P.A. will address the audience during the ABPA Fort Lauderdale Convention! Peter’s presentation will focus on Customs Border Protection (CBP) detentions and seizures of imported merchandise for alleged counterfeiting and violating ITC Orders. Peter is Chair of the U.S. Customs and International Trade Law Group at Read more…

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