While it’s three months away, interested attendees in the trade only event should make plans to go to NMEDA’s annual conference in Dallas, Texas from February 17-19, 2016. The jam-packed conference schedule includes a showcase of the latest in mobility equipment for vehicles and workshops from leaders in the mobility industry. Once a year, this event gathers national mobility professionals and NMEDA manufacturer and Quality Assurance Program dealers so all can mix and share insights for safe mobility options and bringing new technology to dealerships. The NMEDA Conference assembles the best manufacturers of mobility equipment for cars while offering a variety of industry and association activities, like the following, that show why all who participate are at the forefront of the industry.
New Technology from Mobility Manufacturers
The mobility industry’s biggest event is largely supported by manufacturers consistently bringing innovations to the field. During the conference at the NMEDA Exhibit Hall, all the mobility equipment is unveiled for exhibitors for attendees to interact with and view. The some of the confirmed exhibitors include BraunAbility, VMI, ElDorado Mobility, B&D Independence, Sure-Grip, EZ-Lock, MPS, Adapt Solutions and Toyota Mobility, and other mobility organizations dedicated to the adaptive equipment industry. This event is an exclusive chance for a sneak peek into the future of wheelchair accessible products as well as one to network with other attendees. More exhibitors will be added as we get closer to the event, so a wealth of new technology and well-informed specialists are in store for this annual event.
There will be keynote addresses given by experts on topics relating to the adaptive automobile industry. Gary Schwartz, author and mobile marketing guru, is slated to be the first speaker of the conference. Experienced in mobile commerce and a previous award winner of the IAB award for Industry Excellence, Schwartz will give a stirring speech on sales in handicap mobility equipment. Recording Artist, CEO and Best-Selling Author Robin Crow will also be giving a keynote address at the conference. Other professionals, such as Paul Webb and Larry Oxenham, known for sales and asset protection respectively, will host workshops regarding their particular expertise.
Accreditation and QAP Update
During the 3-day conference, there will be an opportunity for technicians to receive accreditation for technical training during hands-on sessions. Not only is this an opportunity to learn about the future of the mobility industry, but it’s also a platform for attendees to walk away with tangible skills to take with them beyond the conference. Technicians from Quality Assurance Program (QAP) dealers and all around will learn how to diagnose and repair problems in accessible vehicles. Also in the schedule is a slot for discussing the state of affairs of QAP.
The NMEDA Conference is not to be missed for mobility professionals and companies, The conference joins many leading accessible brands and related products under one roof for the improvement of the wheelchair accessible equipment. Occurring February 17-19, 2016, the upcoming NMEDA Conference offers a multitude of activities and events for those constantly improving in the mobility industry.
The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) is an advocate for mobility and accessibility for drivers with disabilities. If you need help with converting or buying a handicap accessible car, truck or van, please consider one of our Quality Assurance Program mobility equipment dealers.