AADA Convention & Expo Virtual Event
Free* Online Event  |  10-11 November 2020

Join us in November for the AADA Convention & Expo Virtual Event

AADA Convention's First-Ever
Digital Event!

For nearly fifty years the annual AADA National Dealer Convention & Expo has been a highlight of the retail automotive calendar, delivering countless learning and networking opportunities, motivation, inspiration and ideas. “AADA 2020 Moving Forward” will do all that in a two-day elective program in which franchised automotive leaders can engage in the pressing matters of this dynamic $57 billion industry.

“AADA 2020 Moving Forward” will deliver two days of elective activity for franchised dealership management in all key areas of operations, featuring live sessions and engaging content delivered by key industry speakers. Featured sessions will include discussion on COVID-19 Dealer performance, franchise relations, the online environment, the pre-owned market, and more.

Dealership leaders will also participate in the in extensive “AADA 2020 Moving Forward” Workshop Program providing solutions for every corner of today’s franchised new car dealership. 

“AADA 2020 Moving Forward” will also feature a comprehensive “Virtual Expo” of vendors’ products and services in an engaging expo hub full of the latest in dealership solutions and technology. Visitors can explore, connect and learn more through the AADA Expo e-poster webinar program. The AADA Virtual Expo hub will include local and international suppliers including leading 2021 NADA Expo vendors. Our AADA virtual expo software solution provides easy access for exhibitors and dealership attendees to connect and explore in real time.

“AADA 2020 Moving Forward” will be a complementary event for new car dealership leadership, expo and sponsor attendees.

Don’t miss this free online event* for the leadership of franchised new car dealerships.

David McCarthy

Introducing your new Convention host

David 'Macca' McCarthy

Today as a well-known and respected automotive journalist on radio, print, TV and digital journalism, David ‘Macca’ McCarthy brings a well-grounded automotive knowledge and industry skill-set to the AADA Convention & Expo.

In an impressive automotive career spanning nearly forty years including heading up the Public Relations and Communications team at Mercedes-Benz Australia Pacific, ‘Macca’ is a passionate advocate of the automotive industry. As a former Board member of FCAI and the Chair of the Communications Committee his robust views on issues such as LCT and the use of genuine parts were front and centre in his twelve years of “hands on” engagement on industry issues.

With a huge passion for the automotive industry that was started by his engine reconditioner father, we welcome David “Macca” McCarthy as the AADA 2020 Convention Host.