Going to the Show?

Automotive News’ quick guide on where to go and what to do.

Feb. 1-4, Las Vegas

Las Vegas Convention Center

 

The expo layout

 

Walking the show floor can be daunting. To make things easier, NADA offers an exhibitors' map of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

 

4 days of speakers

Here are the main stage and spotlight speakers at the show.

Thursday

Jared Orton

President, Savannah Bananas

Thursday

April Ancira

Vice President at Ancira Auto Group, Ancira Enterprises

Thursday

David Budnick

Chief Financial Officer and Consumer Group President at Bergey’s Auto Group

Thursday

Joel Dalbo

NADA 20 Group Dealership Management Consultant at NADA

Thursday

Scott Kunes

Chief Operating Officer at Kunes Automotive Group

Thursday

Bobby Sight

Sight Auto Group

Thursday

Sen. Emanuel Jones

Georgia State Senate & President of the Legacy Automotive Group

Thursday

James Maynard

Senior Vice President of Product and Engineering — Mobility & Ownership Solutions at Cox Automotive

Thursday

Bryce Cornet

Senior Manager of Supply Chain Logistics at Cox Automotive EV Battery Solutions

Thursday

Stephanie Valdez-Streaty

Director of Industry Insights at Cox Automotive

Friday

Jon Taffer

Business expert and executive producer of "Bar Rescue"

Friday

Geoffrey Pohanka

2023 NADA chairman

Friday

Pandit Dasa

Leadership expert

Saturday

Gary Gilchrist

2023 NADA vice chairman

Saturday

Danica Patrick

Former race car driver, author, broadcaster, podcast host and entrepreneur

Sunday

Kurt Warner

Hall of Fame quarterback and philanthropist

Saturday

Kelly Stumpe

The Car Mom

 

NADA Show Schedule

Thursday
Event Time
Attendee Registration 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Women Driving Auto Retail 2024*
Wynn Hotel, Lafite Ballroom
8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Women Driving Auto Retail 2024*
Las Vegas Convention Center
2:30-6 p.m.
NADA Show Orientation 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Concurrent Workshops and Exchange Sessions Noon-12:45 p.m.
Concurrent Workshops and Exchange Sessions 1:15-2 p.m.
Spotlight Series, featuring Jared Orton, Savannah Bananas 1:15-2:15 p.m.
Concurrent Workshops and Exchange Sessions 2:30-3:30 p.m.
NextGen Spotlight Series, Thrive in a Family Auto Group 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Super Session: Unleashing the Combined Power of AI and Human Capital 3:30-5 p.m.
Concurrent Workshops and Exchange Sessions 4-4:45 p.m.
EV Spotlight Series, A Closed-Loop Ecosystem 4-4:45 p.m.
NADA Welcome Reception: A Night Under the Sphere* 7-10 p.m.
Friday
Event Time
Attendee Registration 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Get Motivated! featuring Jon Taffer
Main Stage
9-10 a.m.
Exchange Sessions 9-10 a.m.
Exclusive Expo Hours 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Expo Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
EV Solutions Center Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Dealer Learning Lab 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Concurrent Workshops and Exchange Sessions 1:30-2:15 p.m.
Spotlight Series, featuring Pandit Dasa 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Dealer Franchise Meeting 2:15-4 p.m.
Dealer Franchise Meetings 2:45-4 p.m.
Cocktails & Connections Happy Hour
North & West Halls
4-6 p.m.
NADA Academy Alumni and NextGen Reception, hosted by NADA Academy, NADA PAC and Legislative Affairs (by invitation only)
Flight Club at The Venetian Las Vegas
7-9 p.m.
Saturday
Event Time
Attendee Registration 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Expo Open 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
EV Solutions Center Open 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Dealer Learning Lab 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Exchange Sessions 9-10 a.m.
Community Action! featuring Danica Patrick and the TIME Dealer of the Year
Main Stage
9-10:30 a.m.
Exclusive Expo Hours 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Foundation Charity Auction Noon
Concurrent Workshops and Exchange Sessions 1-1:45 p.m.
Spotlight Series, featuring Kelly Stumpe, the Car Mom 1-2 p.m.
Dealer Franchise Meetings 1-2:15 p.m.
Concurrent Workshops and Exchange Sessions 2:30-3:15 p.m.
Spotlight Series, 20 Group Best of the Best Ideas 2:30-3:15 p.m.
Dealer Franchise Meetings 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Twilight Exchange 4-5 p.m.
Sunday
Event Time
Attendee Registration 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Expo Open 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
EV Solutions Center Open 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Dealer Learning Lab 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Inspire Others! featuring Kurt Warner
Main Stage
9-10 a.m.
Concurrent Workshops and Exchange Sessions 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Dealer Franchise Meetings 10:30-11:45 a.m.
Super Session: The Ultimate Tune-Up for Fixed Operations 12:30-2 p.m.
NADA Show 2024 Closes 2:30 p.m.
*optional ticketed event

Dealer franchise meetings

Where auto brand executives meet with their dealers

Friday, Feb. 2
  Room Time
Ford U300 N1 2:45-4 p.m.
Lexus* W311 2:45-4 p.m.
Mercedes-Benz N262 2:45-4 p.m.
Nissan N260 2:45-4 p.m.
Porsche N261 2:45-4 p.m.
Stellantis W325 2:15-3:30 p.m.
Toyota W311 2:45-4 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 3
  Room Time
BMW N262 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Cadillac N260 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Chevrolet & Buick-GMC N2 1-2:15 p.m.
Ford N1 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Genesis W311 1-2:15 p.m.
Hyundai W311 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Infiniti N261 1-2:15 p.m.
Kia N260 1-2:15 p.m.
Lincoln N1 1-2:15 p.m.
Mini N262 1-2:15 p.m.
Subaru W325 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Volkswagen W325 1-2:15 p.m.
Volvo N261 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 4
  Room Time
Acura** W325 10:30-11:45 a.m.
Alfa Romeo N260 10:30-11:45 a.m.
Audi N261 10:30-11:45 a.m.
Honda W325 10:30-11:45 a.m.
Mazda W311 10:30-11:45 a.m.
Mitsubishi N262 10:30-11:45 a.m.
*Lexus in conjunction with Toyota, **Acura in conjunction with Honda