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In The News

Keep checking back for the latest press releases highlighting HDAW! 

February 12, 2019

HDAW 2019 Blasts Attendance Records for 14th Annual Conference

Las Vegas, NV –February 12, 2019– Record breaking attendance by both independent distributors and exhibiting suppliers highlighted the 14th annual...(Read More)

February 7, 2019

John Minor Named as Recipient of 2019 Heavy Duty Aftermarket Industry Hall of Fame Award

Las Vegas, NV –February 7, 2019– Midwest Wheel President and CEO John Minor was honored as the 11th recipient of the...(Read More)

January 30, 2019

Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week Organizers Announce New Location for 2020 Conference

Las Vegas, NV –January 30, 2019– Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW), the largest North American gathering of the independent heavy-duty aftermarket industry, is pleased to announce...(Read More)

January 17, 2019

12th CVSN Pinewood Challenge to Be Hosted at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2019

Las Vegas, NV –January 17, 2019– The CVSN Pinewood Challenge, the annual racing event for unpowered, unmanned miniature trucks and trailers, will be part of...(Read More)

December 20, 2018

HDAW'19 Early Bird Distributor Contest Winners Announced

Las Vegas, NV –December 20, 2018– The organizers of Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2019 have announced the winners of..(Read More)

December 4, 2018

Homer Hogg, Director of Technical Service for TA/Petro to Present "Growing and Keeping Your Best Assets: People" During HDAW '19 Workshop Session

Las Vegas, NV –December 4, 2018– Homer Hogg, director of technical service for TA/Petro will help distributor attendees of Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week..(Read More)

December 4, 2018

Gerry Mead of Phillips Industries to Discuss the Impact of Better Products and Changing Industries During HDAW '19 Workshop Session

Las Vegas, NV –December 4, 2018– Gerry Mead, executive director of innovation for Phillips Industries will present..(Read More)

November 30, 2018

Sandeep Kar of Fleet Complete to Outline Megatrends Driving Digitalization in the North American HD Aftermarket During HDAW 2019

Las Vegas, NV –November 30, 2018– Sandeep Kar, chief strategy office of Fleet Complete, will present a workshop..(Read More)

November 30, 2018

HDAW 2019 Workshop Defining the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Experience to be presented by Ram ChandraSekar of PhaseZero

Las Vegas, NV –November 30, 2018– Ram ChandraSekar (Chandra), founder and CEO of PhaseZero, will present..(Read More)

November 28, 2018

Leading Technology Futurist Daniel Burrus to Present The Anticipatory Organization:  A Proven Model to Predict Change & Create Extraordinary Results During HDAW 2019

Las Vegas, NV –November 28, 2018– The organizers of Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2019 have announced Daniel Burrus..(Read More)

November 28, 2018

IndyCar Team Owner and Founder of Conquer Paralysis Now Sam Schmidt to Discuss How the Application of Technologies Can Generate Real World Opprtunities During HDAW 2019

Las Vegas, NV –November 28, 2018– Sam Schmidt, former IndyCar racer and founder of both Conquer Paralysis Now and Schmidt Peterson Motorsports..(Read More)

July 5, 2018

14th Annual Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week Names Conference Leadership

Las Vegas, NV –July 5,2018– Organizers of the 14th annual Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW 2019) announced its new leadership team..(Read More)

July 5, 2018

"Connecting to the Future" Revealed as Theme for Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2019

Las Vegas, NV –July 5, 2018– Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week '19 (HDAW 2019) conference organizers have announced..(Read More)

Press Conference Schedule

12:30 pm- 1:00 pm Triangle Suspension Systems Grand Ballroom E
4:00 pm- 4:30 pm Eaton Grand Ballroom E
5:00 pm- 5:30 pm TBD TBD
9:45 am- 10:15 am Denso Grand Ballroom E

12:30 pm- 1:45 pm

Meritor Trinidad
8:00 am- 8:30 am TBD TBD
8:30 am- 9:00 am TBD TBD
9:30 am- 10:00 am TBD TBD
10:30 am- 11:00 am Fras-Le Grand Ballroom E
11:30 am- 12:00 Noon Wyakin Warrior Foundation Grand Ballroom E
12:30 pm- 1:00 pm TBD TBD
5:00 pm- 5:30 pm HDAW 2020 Grand Ballroom E


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