The wait is over. The event of the year for the independent automobile dealer industry kicks off today.
Dealers from across the nation are descending on the Wynn in Las Vegas for the NIADA Accelerate 2023 Convention and Expo for four days of networking and learning.
This year’s convention will feature its largest expo hall, with more than 200 providers ready to help you find solutions for your business.
All classes, sessions and receptions will be held in the convention promenades at the beautiful Wynn resort.
Receptions are scheduled for today after the general membership meeting at 3 p.m.
A 20 Group Reception is slated for 4 p.m. in the Pomerol room, featuring all four NIADA senior moderators — Bill Elizondo, Ben Goodman, Ed Curry and David Brotherton.
Also at 4 p.m. is the First Timers Reception in Bandol 1. A record 270 dealers will be attending the convention.
Wind down at the Welcome Reception, Cigars and Martinis Party, in the Cristal Promenade.
Tuesday will start early at 9 a.m. with the opening general reception and includes a full day of education sessions. Overall there will be 77 education sessions.
At 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, be sure to be in the Lafite Ballroom for the keynote address, as CARFAX presents legendary boxing champion Sugar Ray Leonard.
The registration desk is open in the Ballroom Promenade to pick up passes and also register. You can also visit the NIADA store to purchase a wide array of merchandise from clothing to coffee mugs.
To stay informed throughout NIADA Accelerate 2023, download the NIADA app. It includes the full agenda of sessions during the convention.