Details Shared For MERA Spring Remanufacturing Conference

Details Shared For MERA Spring Remanufacturing Conference

Registration discounts are available for 2 or more attendees from the same company.

MERA has shared details for its upcoming Spring Remanufacturing Conference, which takes place April 12 in Greater Philadelphia. 

The event will include three facility tours, insights sessions and a Town Hall, along with networking among the reman community in a historic location.

Hosted by My Auto Store in the historic Victor Talking Machine Co. building in Camden, NJ, this conference offers business insights, networking, and the opportunity to experience first-hand one disassembly and two remanufacturing facilities.

My Auto Store is a subsidiary of EMR, one of the world’s largest scrap metal recycling companies. Their state-of-the-art automotive disassembly plant in Camden, New Jersey, has the capacity to dismantle more than 7,000 vehicles each month.

Attendees will also tour the facilities of TransAxle, a privately-owned remanufacturer of drivetrain components with multiple locations, nationwide. They cover light to heavy-duty applications, all makes and models, in the on-highway and off-highway markets.

Conference Agenda

Sessions listed in EDT and are subject to change

7:45 a.m.

Registration, Coffee, and Networking at My Auto Store HQ, Camden, NJ

Welcome & Tour Instructions

8:30 a.m.

BUS DEPARTS for My Auto Store Disassembly Facility Tour

10:10 a.m.

BUS DEPARTS for TransAxle Remanufacturing Facility Tours 

(2 locations)

12:10 p.m.

BUS DEPARTS for My Auto Store HQ

12:30 p.m.

Networking Lunch

1:15 p.m.

Welcome

1:30 p.m.

Insights Session

2 p.m.

Evolving Vehicle Technologies and the Role of Remanufacturing

As technologies continue to evolve, so do opportunities for remanufacturing. MERA Technology & Operations Council Chair P.T. Muldoon will lead a discussion on the remanufacturing of some of today’s newer technologies, such as advanced electronics, lighting, and EV batteries.

2:45 p.m.

Networking Break

3 p.m.

Remanufacturing Town Hall: Sustainable by Definition

Remanufacturing is well positioned to help members communicate their long-standing commitment to ESG. Hear from industry executives are learn how they are shaping their companies’ plans and actions. Participate in this interactive discussion with your industry peers as we discuss sustainability, reporting, and how to elevate remanufacturing in the ESG conversation with stakeholders.

3:45 p.m.

Closing Remarks and Introduction to the History of the Victor Talking Machine Co. Building

4-5 p.m.

Networking Reception in Historic Recording Studio

Held in the former recording studio on the 8th floor, the “Auditorium” Studio where early Jazz and guitar recordings, bluegrass, and film work was recorded. It is also the location of the first recordings of the Philadelphia and Boston Symphony Orchestras in 1917. 

Registration discounts are available for 2 or more attendees from the same company.

Complete details are available HERE.

You May Also Like

Aftermarket Joint Channel Market Forecast Webinar Announced

The Auto Care Association and MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers, in partnership with S&P Global, have announced a member-exclusive Aftermarket Joint Channel Market Size and Forecast 2024-2027 webinar on June 6.

AAPEX Web Series Set to Begin This Month

The Auto Care Association and MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers, in partnership with S&P Global, have announced a member-exclusive Aftermarket Joint Channel Market Size and Forecast 2024-2027 webinar on June 6, 2024, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET. The webinar will review this year’s Joint Channel Forecast report, providing an in-depth analysis of the size, growth rate, and outlook for the automotive aftermarket industry. 

AAPEX: What the Future Holds for the Automotive Aftermarket

Recapping the 2023 AAPEX Show, 130 countries were represented and more than 500,000 square feet of expo space was available for attendee exploration. There were more than 100 training opportunities offered, as well as 2,500 exhibiting manufacturers.

Keynote speaker announced for AAPEX 2024
Keynote Speaker Announced for AAPEX 2024

Award-winning sports broadcaster, host, entrepreneur and television personality Erin Andrews has been announced as the Keynote Breakfast speaker for AAPEX 2024.

Keynote speaker announced for AAPEX 2024
YANG Regional Meet-Up Held at Aftermarket 101

The networking event was held in conjunction with the University of the Aftermarket’s Aftermarket 101 program on May 21.

Yang-Regional-meetup
MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers Announces Reman Roadshow

Attendees will tour Bosch Rexroth, Circuit Board Medics and Standard Motor Products during the event June 25-26, in Greenville, SC.

MEMA-RoadShow
Other Posts
MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers Previews Aftermarket Technology Conference

Returning this year will be the second-annual MEMA Aftermarket Startup Challenge where startups will pitch their technologies to a panel of venture capital experts as well as conference attendees who can then vote for their favorite startup pitch in real-time.

MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers Previews Aftermarket Technology Conference
MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers’ BMC to Host Summer Meeting

The Brake Manufacturers Council meeting will be held on May 31, in Naples, Florida.

MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers’ BMC to Host Summer Meeting
Advance Auto Parts, Worldpac Wrap Up STX 2024

Nearly 3,400 registrants attended STX, which was hosted in Nashville, April 24-28, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center.

STX Wrap Up
TBC Corp. Hosted ‘Take Your Child to Work Day’

Children of TBC employees learned about tires, and even ate lunch with the company’s new CEO, Don Byrd.