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FULL SCHEDULE

Delivering on the Mobile Electronics Association’s mission to educate, inform and empower the industry, this event will provide you the tools necessary to have the advantage over retailers who continue to follow the same old methods.


The three-day event is complete with top-notch educational workshops, great networking opportunities, manufacturer training sessions, and an exhibit floor packed with your favorite brands. Completing the educational workshops and manufacturer trainings will give you the tools and knowledge to deliver exceptional customer experiences and grow your business.


On behalf of myself, and of the entire Mobile Electronics Association team, we thank you for being part of the only industry event dedicated to the Mobile Electronics Specialist, the Installing Dealer!


See you at the event,

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Event Location:

Music City Center

201 Rep. John Lewis Way S, Nashville, TN 37203

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SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

FRIDAY, APRIL 19TH

Registration

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibit Hall D Lobby

Opening Keynote - Event Kickoff

8:30 am - 9:00 am
102 AB

Education Workshops

9:10 am - 12:00 pm
Various 1st Floor First Floor Meeting Rooms 102's-103's

Lunch Break

Food & Beverage

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Music City Center Concessions

Manufacturer Training

12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Various 1st Floor Meeting Rooms 101's-103's

Beer & Business

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Exhibit Hall D

Mobile Electronics Exhibits

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Exhibit Hall D

SATURDAY, APRIL 20TH

Registration

7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibit Hall D Lobby

Education Workshops

8:00 am - 12:20 pm
Various 1st Floor Meeting Rooms 102's-103's

MEA Retailer Member Lunch

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
First Come First Serve at the MEA Booth

Food & Beverage

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Music City Center Concessions

Mobile Electronics Show

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Exhibit Hall D

Manufacturer Training

4:15 pm - 6:30 pm
Various 1st Floor Meeting Rooms 101's-103's

SUNDAY, APRIL 21ST

Registration

8:45 am - 11:50 am
Exhibit Hall D Lobby

Education Workshops

9:00 am - 11:50 am
Various 1st Floor Meeting Rooms 102's-103's

MEA Retailer Member Lunch

11:30 am – 1:30 pm
First Come First Serve at the MEA Booth

Food & Beverage

11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Music City Center Concessions

Mobile Electronics Show

11:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Exhibit Hall D

FULL SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, APRIL 19TH

Education Workshops

Keynote – Opening Keynote - Event Kickoff

Start Time: 8:30 am
  • Location: 102 AB

TF001 - CNC Laser - Programming & Projects

Start Time: 9:10 am
  • Location: 102 AB

SM001 – Drive Engagement: Mastering Social Media in the Automotive Industry

Start Time: 9:10 am
  • Room: 103 C

OM001 – Smart Business Strategies & Ethics: Unlock the Secrets to Lasting Success in the Car Audio Industry

Start Time: 9:10 am
  • Room: 103 A

TF002 – Amp Racks and Custom Mounts

Start Time: 10:40 am
  • Room: 102 AB

SM002 – The Profit Funnel

Start Time: 10:40 am
  • Room: 103 C

OM002 – Harmony in Numbers: A Financial Tune Up for Car Audio Entrepreneurs

Start Time: 10:40 am
  • Room: 103 A

Manufacturer Training

HKI USA - Tury

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
  • Room: 102 AB

DB Drive

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
  • Room: 101 B

Kenwood

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
  • Room: 101 C

Firstech

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
  • Room: 101 E

Sony Mobile ES

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
  • Room: 103 A

Diamond Audio

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
  • Room: 103 B

Sundown Audio

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
  • Room: 103 C

Mosconi DSP

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
  • Room: 101 A

JVC

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
  • Room: 101 C

PrecisionPower

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
  • Room: 101 D

Firstech

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
  • Room: 101 E

SONY

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
  • Room: 103 A

SNAP Finance

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
  • Room: 103 B

Viper

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm
  • Room: 103 C

B.A.R.N.I.E.

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Room: 101 A

GCH Automotive

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Room: 101 B

RDVFL

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Room: 101 D

12 Volt Dashboard

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Room: 101 E

MECP

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Room: 103 A

Audiomobile

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Room: 103 B

Voxx

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Room: 103 C

Orca Design

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Exhibit Hall: Booth 835

SATURDAY, APRIL 20TH

Education Workshops

TF003 – Gorilla Fabrication:Making Magic without the Machines

Start Time: 8:00 am
  • Room: 102 AB

SM003 – Selling in the Age of Big Tech: Keep Up or Get Left Behind

Start Time: 8:00 am
  • Room: 103 C

OM003 – Cast Off the Crutches Presentation: Part 1

Start Time: 8:00 am
  • Room: 103 A

TF004 – Making Awesome and Impactful Midbass in Car Audio Systems

Start Time: 9:30 am
  • Location: 102 AB

SM004 – Your Next Million Dollars: Expand Beyond Traditional 12 Volt to Increase Revenue

Start Time: 9:30 am
  • Room: 103 C

OM004 – Showroom Design - Showroom to Fab Room - Sharing a Polished Appearance with your Clients

Start Time: 9:30 am
  • Room: 103 A

TF005 – Using Fusion 360 to Create 3D Printed Speaker Mounting Solutions - Live Workshop

Start Time: 11:00 am
  • Location: 102 AB

SM005 – Drive Engagement: Mastering Social Media in the Automotive Industry

Start Time: 11:00 am
  • Room: 103 C

OM005 – Building a Business, Not a Job!

Start Time: 11:00 am
  • Room: 103 A

Manufacturer Training

HKI USA - Ground Zero

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 102 AB

Focal

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 101 A

DB Drive

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 101 B

Kenwood

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 101 C

RDVFL

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 101 D

Firstech

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 101 E

SONY Mobile ES

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 103 A

Diamond Audio

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 103 B

Sundown Audio

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
  • Room: 103 C

HKI USA - SounDigital

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 102 AB

Gladen & Mosconi

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 101 A

GCH Automotive

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 101 B

JVC

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 101 C

PrecisionPower

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 101 D

iDatalink Maestro

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 101 E

SONY

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 103 A

SNAP Finance

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 103 B

Voxx

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Room: 103 C

Hands-On: Mosconi DSP Tuning

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
  • Exhibit Hall: Booth 835

SUNDAY, APRIL 21ST

Education Workshops

TF006 – OEM Manipulation: Digging into Codes and Nodes for Profit

Start Time: 9:00 am
  • Room: 102 AB

SM006 – Maximizing Every Sales Opportunity

Start Time: 9:00 am
  • Room: 101 A

OM006 – Operational Excellence: Take your Inventory Management to the Next Level

Start Time: 9:00 am
  • Room: 101 B

TF007 – Installer Rountable: Making the Right Choices

Start Time: 10:30 am
  • Room: 102 AB

SM007 – MThe 2000's Called and They Want Their Sales Techniques Back

Start Time: 10:30 am
  • Room: 103 C

OM007 – Cast Off the Crutches Workshop: Part 2

Start Time: 10:30 am
  • Location: 103 A
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