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Registration for the 2018 TMDa CONFERENCE is open!

February 10-11, 2018 | Courtyard Marriott | Austin

This is a one day conference packed with valuable industry updates, dynamic speakers, and up-to-date legislative information. TMDA promotes educational programs to further enhance the knowledge and competence of dealers. Improve and update your technical and business knowledge by attending the annual conference, featuring round-table discussion with peers and seminars from industry speakers.

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Schedule of Events

Saturday, February 10

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.Welcome Reception in Champions Bar in Hotel Lobby

7:00 p.m.– Dinner on Your Own

Sunday, February 11

8:00 – 8:45 a.m.– Continental Breakfast

8:45- 9:00 a.m.– Welcome by TMDA President Mark Lamb

9:00 – 9:45 a.m. 
Presentation: Debt Cancellation Agreements
Speaker: William Purce, Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner

9:50 – 10:50 a.m.
Presentation: Status of the Texas Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Program
Speaker: Steve Thompson, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

10:50 – 11:00 a.m.- Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Presentation: The One Dollar Concept- Dealer Profitability
Speaker: Mark Sheffield, Spader Business Management

12:15- 1:15 p.m.- Lunch, TMDA Associate Members Presentations 

1:20 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.
Presentation: Legislative Initiative
Speaker: Royce Poinsett, TMDA Lobbyist

2:20 – 2:30 p.m.– Break

2:30 – 3:15 p.m.
Presentation: Recalls- Complying with State and Federal Disclosures
Speaker: Karen Phillips, Texas Automobile Dealers Association 

3:15 – 4:00 p.m.– TMDA General Business Meeting and Board of Directors Meeting

Hotel Information

Where: Courtyard Marriott- Downtown/Convention Center

Address: 300 E. 4th Street, Austin, TX 

Room Rate: $179 a night

Make your room reservation here:

Reservation Cut-Off Date: January 26th 


Special Thanks To Our Sponsors!

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