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.
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
Where: Courtyard Marriott- Downtown/Convention Center
Address: 300 E. 4th Street, Austin, TX
Room Rate: $179 a night
Make your room reservation here: https://aws.passkey.com/go/tmdameeting2018
Reservation Cut-Off Date: January 26th
Special Thanks To Our Sponsors!