AAPEX 2021 show organizers have announced details regarding housing and registration.
According to the announcement, AAPEX 2021 is scheduled for Nov. 2-4 at the Sands Expo and Caesars Forum Conference Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Housing for this year’s event will open in early March and attendees are encouraged to use onPeak, the official housing partner, for lowest rates at conveniently located hotels, organizers said. Attendees and exhibitors may submit their requests for housing by clicking here.
Online attendee registration will open in early May. Attendees may sign up now to receive a notification when registration is available.
For exhibiting companies, the deadline to submit space applications is Mar. 15 to be part of the official Space Drawing that will begin in May.
To help ensure as safe and productive an event as possible, AAPEX Event Management and AAPEX co-owners – the Auto Care Association and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) – will take all appropriate and advisable precautions and measures as advised by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Guidelines for COVID-19. All attendees and exhibitors will be informed accordingly of any new or updated procedures, plans and details as they are determined, put in place or evolved moving toward the event in November, organizers said.
AAPEX 2021 will unveil Repair Shop HQ, which includes a new dedicated tire section; Joe’s Garage, a built-out shop on the show floor with six bays that simulate a real shop environment; three training theaters; an expanded Tool and Equipment section; and a Diagnostics area. It also will feature the Automotive Aftermarket Central showcasing a product selection, and this year, will expand into the Caesars Forum Conference Center, which will house some of the International Pavilions at AAPEX. In addition, the event will include the New Product and New Packaging Showcases, the Technology of Tomorrow section, keynote sessions and special industry award presentations.