SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- NACE Automechanika, the largest U.S. trade show dedicated to high-end technical and management-related training for automotive service and collision repair shops, offers new, no-cost training opportunities for today's automotive professionals.
NACE Automechanika recognizes the need for training for all levels of automotive professionals, from A-Technicians and service writers to entry-level techs and students. Because of the time and financial commitment often required to attend training events, NACE Automechanika has secured sponsorships from top companies to offset training costs.
Training topics covered at NACE Automechanika 2017 range from analysis of fuel trim corrections for drivability to social media for shops. Courses offered reflect current trends as well as showcase new techniques and processes to make business more efficient. Widely recognized industry experts leading these courses include Vin Waterhouse, John Thornton, Bob Greenwood, G. Jerry Truglia, Bernie Thompson, Wayne Colonna, and Matt Fanslow, plus experts from Bosch, Federal-Mogul, Mitchell 1, SMP and many more leading suppliers. You can view a list of training sessions scheduled through today; more will be added in coming months.
"The best trainers in the industry are on board to lead this event," said Pete Meier, technical editor and director of training for Motor Age and the UBM Americas Automotive Group. "Nowhere will you find a better line up of trainers, or selection of training topics that offer something for everyone in today's shops and stores. They will be able to hone their current skills and add new ones by attending NACE Automechanika."
NACE Automechanika attendees also will be able to experience the latest technology, test equipment and discover advanced applications with live, interactive demonstrations. For the 2017 event, the show schedule has been adjusted to limit conflicts between exposition hours and training sessions.
"We are extremely pleased to offer this variety of courses and line up of top educators to the technicians, managers, collision pros and others who are looking for access to top training," said Dennis Smith, president and CEO, Messe Frankfurt North America. "The overall event offers everyone the opportunity to take advantage of a multitude of new product advancements as well as industry-leading automotive training for professionals of all experience and knowledge levels."
For more information, visit: www.NACEAutomechanika.com
About Automotive Service Association
The Automotive Service Association is the largest not-for-profit trade association of its kind dedicated to and governed by independent automotive service and repair professionals. Headquartered in North Richland Hills, TX, ASA serves an international membership base that includes numerous affiliate, state and chapter groups from both the mechanical and collision repair segments of the automotive service industry. ASA advances professionalism and excellence in the automotive repair industry through education, representation and member services. http://asashop.org/
About UBM Americas
UBM Americas, a part of UBM plc, is the largest business-to-business events and trade show organizer in the U.S. Through a range of aligned interactive physical and digital environments, UBM Americas increases business effectiveness for both customers and audiences by cultivating meaningful experiences, knowledge and connections. UBM Americas has offices spanning North and South America, and serves a variety of specialist industries with dedicated events and marketing services covering everything from fashion, tech and life sciences to advanced manufacturing, cruise shipping, specialty chemicals, powersports and automotive, concrete, hospitality, cargo transportation and more. For more information, visit: www.ubmamericas.com.
About Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is one of the world's leading trade fair organizers, generating around €648 million in sales and employing 2,244 people. The Messe Frankfurt Group has a global network of 30 subsidiaries and 55 international Sales Partners, allowing it to serve its customers on location in 175 countries. Messe Frankfurt events take place at approx. 50 locations around the globe. In 2015, Messe Frankfurt organized a total of 133 trade fairs, of which more than half took place outside Germany.
Comprising an area of 592,127 square metres, Messe Frankfurt's exhibition grounds are home to ten exhibition halls. The company also operates two congress centres. The historic Festhalle, one of the most popular venues in Germany, plays host to events of all kinds. Messe Frankfurt is publicly owned, with the City of Frankfurt holding 60 percent and the State of Hesse 40 percent.
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The North American headquarters in Atlanta is currently producing eleven trade shows in the USA, Canada and Mexico across various industries. For more information about Messe Frankfurt, please visit our web site at www.MesseFrankfurt.us.
SOURCE UBM Americas