The agenda below reflects what students experienced during AAPEX 2016. The SPARK2017 will be available here in October.
SPARK participants arrive throughout the day.
An exclusive networking event with industry leaders.
Guiding Light volunteers accompany SPARK attendees through the show
Retired four-star General Michael Hayden, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the National Security Agency (NSA), will speak on the need to adapt to the ever-changing informational landscape and the dangers, risks and potential rewards of America’s cyber security situation.
Presented by Jarod Adams, Bosch Automotive Aftermarket.
With Jason Best (Spectra Premium), Jens Schueler (Schaeffler Group), Kathy Jorge (Delphi) and Brian Cohn (Multi Parts) on the topic of career opportunities in the aftermarket.
Presented by Howard Kesten (APA Search).
Guiding Light volunteers accompany SPARK attendees through the show.
With Dana Manciagli, national career columnist and 30-year veteran of the corporate world in multiple industries
What the Industry Needs from You hosted by Brent Windom (Auto Plus and Pep Boys)