Online registration and hotel selection for the 2017 NADA Convention and Expo in New Orleans is now open. The Convention runs from Thursday, January 26, through Sunday, January 29, 2017, and will be held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
NADA members and their managers who register by September 9, 2016 will receive a $100 discount from the onsite rate. You can register here: http://convention.nada.org/Register
NADA will kick off yearlong events commemorating its 100-year anniversary beginning with the NADA 100 Carnival in New Orleans. The exclusive event for NADA members, international affiliates and guests will be held at Mardi Gras World from 7 PM to 10 PM on Thursday, January 26, 2017. The Carnival will feature cuisine from top New Orleans restaurants, as well as entertainment from the headlining band Foreigner, Cowboy Mouth and local jazz musicians. The NADA member and manager registration fee includes admission to the NADA 100 Carnival.
Convention speakers include comedian Jim Gaffigan, NADA Chairman Jeff Carlson, inspirational speaker Amy Purdy and NADA Vice Chairman Mark Scarpelli. A fifth speaker will be announced in the coming weeks.
Considered the auto industry event of the year, the NADA Convention includes dealer franchise meetings, workshops, an exhibitor showcase and numerous networking events.