About Used Car Week

Used Car Week (UCW) is a five-day event uniting all corners of the used-car and remarketing industry to discuss current trends, forecasting for the future and how to prepare for the road ahead. UCW encompasses four topic-specific conferences and the annual NAAA Convention, and is designed to educate, connect and advance individuals and businesses in the automotive industry.

The newly formatted event gives attendees the flexibility to fully customize their personal agenda to delve deeper into areas of interest, while also providing cross-learning opportunities to increase understanding and engagement across our industry.

UCW is divided into two content blocks:

  • First Block: Pre-Owned Con, Auto Fin Con and Repo Con.
  • Second Block: National Remarketing Conference and the NAAA Convention

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Nov. 12 - 16

1st block


Nov. 12 - 14
Pre-Owned Con will present dealers the tools they need to get more used metal rolling over the curb. From leveraging certified pre-owned programs to help cultivate relationships starting at the store website to the finance office to the service drive, Pre-Owned Con presents the intelligence retailers need to be have a more successful used-vehicle business.
To help finance companies gather the best paper available for their portfolios, experts and industry leaders will be filling Auto Fin Con with discussions about the latest trends and tools to improve metrics with each passing vintage. Strategy involving fintech, investments and more will be shared to help finance company departments from marketing to underwriting.
Collaboration to make repossessions and recovery more compliant, safe and successful is needed more than ever. During Repo Con, industry veterans will be on hand for conversations about how what might be considered old-school methods for collections and skip-tracing can be combined with new technology to mitigate risk.

2nd block


Nov. 13 - 16
The National Remarketing Conference/NAAA Convention not only will be examining the vehicles available in the wholesale market that stand tall on dealership front lines, but also will be delving into other developments on the horizon that could impact how vehicles are handled before and after they cross the block.

ALL ACCESS

Nov. 12 – 16

1st block

Nov. 12 – 14

Pre-Owned Con will present dealers the tools they need to get more used metal rolling over the curb. From leveraging certified pre-owned programs to help cultivate relationships starting at the store website to the finance office to the service drive, Pre-Owned Con presents the intelligence retailers need to be have a more successful used-vehicle business.

To help finance companies gather the best paper available for their portfolios, experts and industry leaders will be filling Auto Fin Con with discussions about the latest trends and tools to improve metrics with each passing vintage. Strategy involving fintech, investments and more will be shared to help finance company departments from marketing to underwriting.

Collaboration to make repossessions and recovery more compliant, safe and successful is needed more than ever. During Repo Con, industry veterans will be on hand for conversations about how what might be considered old-school methods for collections and skip-tracing can be combined with new technology to mitigate risk.

2nd block

Nov. 13 – 16

The National Remarketing Conference/NAAA Convention not only will be examining the vehicles available in the wholesale market that stand tall on dealership front lines, but also will be delving into other developments on the horizon that could impact how vehicles are handled before and after they cross the block.

The Used Car Week Experience

Used Car Week is designed to be a productive and fun event that gives attendees an opportunity to say and contribute to the future and present infrastructure of the auto remarketing and used-car industry. And because we know your time is valuable, we make every effort to provide you with the resources, amenities and networking that will make this experience worth your participation.

EDUCATION
Split between two blocks, UCW features sessions encompassing a broad yet tailored range of topics, from retail solutions, fintech solutions and best recovery practices to auction safety and women’s leadership.

CONNECTIONS
Whether during breaks between sessions or after hours, opportunities abound for rubbing elbows and making contacts that will help you build a stronger network.

TECHNOLOGY
From Wi-Fi and transit to refreshments and entertainment, UCW provides easy to access technology, good eats, good drinks, and good people for great fun.

CELEBRATIONS
Join the industry in recognizing the individuals whose hard work and dedication impacts the success of automotive business and local communities.

Join the Conversation

Catch up on the goings-on via social media, which was sponsored by ADESA, and chime in yourself. Visit our Join the Conversation page for all the best highlights, catch up on day-by-day recaps on our blog and browse photos from the event on the official Used Car Week Flickr page.

Got more thoughts to share with us? Tweet us @UsedCarWeek or email us at conferences@cherokeemediagroup.com.

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