Join the Auto Glass Safety Council™, the Independent Glass Association (IGA), the National Glass Association (NGA), National Windshield Repair Association (NWRA), and AGRR™ magazine as the auto glass industry comes together again in Tampa, Fla.! The International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ will be co-located together with Auto Glass Week in Tampa. All these organizations have agreed this is the ONLY auto glass event for the year.
Plan your trip early and make sure you are close to all the action! Get the get the most “bang for your buck” by reserving your hotel room early for the discounted room rate and pre-registering to receive the full event for an early-bird rate. Pre-registration also helps us plan proper room sizes and seating, adequate food and beverage and other items for your enjoyment and comfort. You must pre-register by the end of business on August 30, 2013.
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Attendees can reside in comfort at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel. Discounted rooms have been made available to Auto Glass Week attendees for only $129 USD per night, per single/double, plus tax. You must reference that you are with Auto Glass Week to receive the discounted rate ending August 27, 2013.
Right along the Garrison Channel and directly beside the Tampa Convention Center, the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina provides its quest with the latest comforts and amenities. This Channelside hotel also offers numerous restaurants including Café Waterside, Champions Sports Bar, II Terrazzo as well a Pool Bar & Grill and Starbucks.
It is within walking distance to numerous restaurants and attractions including Jackson’s Bistro, Hattricks, The Luxury Box Restaurant, Pizza Pazza, Tampa Bay Times Forum, Tampa Bay History Center and more. There truly is something for everyone!
Attendees can enjoy three days of quality educational sessions from industry experts on topics most affecting our industry including standards and safety updates, the latest technologies you need to know, how to deal with insurers and third-party administrators, what is occurring globally, and much more. There will also be sessions on better business practices such as professionalism in the workplace, turning leads into sales, marketing and customer service.
Education and Giveaways
Work hard, play hard. Auto Glass Week™ appreciates the attendees who come to educate themselves and increase their level of professionalism, safety and knowledge. As a small token of that appreciation for your hard work, Auto Glass Week will be providing door prizes during some of the educational seminars (many of which will be given at the Saturday educational sessions.) You must be present to win and some of the items given away previously include: cameras; industry tools; iPads; iPod; and so much more!
Auto Glass Week is a great time to visit with old colleagues and meet new ones during the numerous events to socialize and network including cocktail parties, off-site social events and much more! The details on all the different opportunities are still being finalized but check back often for updates!
Also In House
The International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (IWFC) will also be co-located with Auto Glass Week. IWFC consists of educational seminars dedicated to window film dealers and installers as well as the International Window Film Tint-Off Automotive Film and Architectural Film competitions. These competitions will be held on the trade show floor September 18-20. Your attendee badge will get you into the film seminars and access to view the competitions if you are looking to expand your business or gain more insight into the film industry.