More than the sum of our parts

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An event designed for :

Part stores
Automotive service providers
Suppliers

VIP Opening Event : March 22, 6pm ET.

live-man

Not to be missed

An exclusive and colorful opening night featuring Gregory Charles, Kim Richardson and 6 seasoned musicians performing the music you request, live from the comfort of your home. A coast-to-coast family event that everyone will enjoy.

*Please refer to your local store for invitation details.

Speakers you won’t want to miss

Live [Eastern Time]

DAY 1 - MARCH 22
18:00
AUTOXPO 22, Grand Opening VIP Event. Interactive Show.
Uni-Select
Gregory Charles, Kim Richardson and 6 talented musicians
Day 2 - March 23
11:00
What's On The Menu Today : Day 2
Annie Desmarais
Banner Programs Specialist Uni-Select Canada Inc.
11:15
More than the Sum of our Parts: Canadian Automotive Group’s President and Chief Operating Officer.
Émilie Gaudet
President and Chief Operating Officer, Canadian Automotive Group
11:40
2022 Canadian Economic and Financial Outlook
National Bank's precise indicators at your service to give you an overview of their economic models and projections for the year to come. Ever wanted a crystal ball? This is as close as you can get to peering into the year ahead.
Jocelyn Paquet
Economist - National bank of Canada
12:10 - 13:00 LUNCH/PAUSE
13:00
Marketing 2021 Retrospective And 2022 Strategy
2021 was full of great marketing initiatives and actions supporting the development of our network. Let's review the year to learn what we're taking into 2022, and learn more about the initiatives we will be implementing to help you increase your visibility, stability, and strengthen your position in the market in 2022.
Isabelle Lafrenière
Content and Marketing Communication Manager - Uni-Select Canada Inc.
Martin Lessard
Vice-President Marketing and Digital Strategy - Uni-Select Canada Inc.
14:00
The Power of Brand Marketing | A Strong Brand as an Unfair Advantage
To understand the importance of branding, we first need to understand how people actually make decisions. This talk will uncover why strong, famous brands are both powerful magnets and obvious shortcuts to decision making. But to achieve this, brands need to stay highly visible in the public sphere, with a distinctive story and language.
Pascal Routhier
Partner and Head of Strategy Rethink
14:45
The AfterMarket Latest And Future Trends
You might not know what your client wants as well as you think... Learn from the results of this expansive consumer trend study, so you can serve your client according to his true needs, and remain competitive in our ever-changing market.
Jean-Francois Champagne
President - Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada
15:30
Electric Vehicles: Are you ready?
Electric vehicles need our attention too! Are you ready to help your customers? You might have a million questions on how to get ready and train your teams on caring for this new generation of vehicles. We have one of the pioneers and top educators in the field of in electromobility to help you plan the next stages.
Yves Racette
Head at Hub of Expertise in Electric Vehicle (Skills EV)
Trainer certified by SAE International
16:30
Day 2 in a nutshell
Annie Desmarais
Banner Programs Specialist Uni-Select Canada Inc.
Day 3 - March 24
11:00
What's On The Menu Today : Day 3
Annie Desmarais
Banner Programs Specialist Uni-Select Canada Inc.
11:05
The Key To A Strong And Loyal Human Capital
Hiring, retaining and motivating staff has become a real challenge, particularly in our industry. Here is your opportunity to get advice from a top expert and glean precious tips you can apply quickly to increase your employees' loyalty, and build a strong and reliable team.
Susan Hitchon
Business Development Manager - AED - Automotive Aftermarket E-Learning Centre Ltd.
11:45
Guided Tour : Bumper to Bumper Auto Service, By Location Owners
Are you wondering if Bumper to Bumper Auto Service is a good fit for you? A few owners share their experience and discuss the benefits of the program, so you can make a more informed decision.
Dalhousie Auto Service
Sherwood Park
Owners
Owners
12:15
Selling Your Company, Between Emotions And Reason
Selling a company is always bitter-sweet, and comes loaded with questions. Will your successor care for your business like you did? How do you set a price? How do you even start? Let an expert help you build your roadmap to a smooth transfer.
Stéphane Bourgeois
Manager – Business Transfer National Bank of Canada
13:00 - 14:00 break
14:00
Performance at first sight: Passenger cars market new trends
Keep your engine younger for longer; discover new trends in engine lubrication to better support your customer during his next oil change.
Albert Côté-Séguin
National key account manager PCMO TotalEnergies Marketing Canada Inc.
14:30
Worldparts : Braking System And Synergy Pads Explained
Ever since they have launched, Synergy pads have been gaining tremendous respect and loyal fans. Come join the revolution, and learn why they're so esteemed and all the benefits of coupling them to the Worldparts braking system.
Adam Malone
Director, Product Management Private Brands, Uni-Select Canada Inc.
Nadine Lauzon - Chicks And Machines
Collaborator Chicks and Machines
14:45
Worldparts : New Complete Struts Explained
Worldparts Complete Struts. This brand new, 2022 product is already getting rave reviews. Similar to high-quality original equipment, it is faster, easier, and safer to install, with complete, full-line coverage. Come learn all about it!
Adam Malone
Director, Product Management Private Brands, Uni-Select Canada Inc.
Nadine Lauzon - Chicks And Machines
Collaborator Chicks and Machines
15:15
How Dorman is Preparing the Aftermarket for the Future
How Dorman is Preparing the Aftermarket for the Future
Mike Kealey
16:00
Recognition Ceremony - Suppliers
Join us, during this supplier recognition ceremony, to highlight the important contribution of our supplier partners to our network's success.
Emilie Gaudet, Scott Tucker, Sean Williams Carlo Giove, Eric Renaud, Pascal Leduc
Team Uni-Select Canada Inc
16:30
Recognition Ceremony - Automotive Service Providers and Auto Parts Stores
It is now time to present the Milestone Awards, celebrating the implication, contribution and great loyalty of the independent businesses at the core of our network. Here are the automotive service providers and auto parts stores, all part of our banner programs, who are showcased this year.
Martin Lessard, Annie Desmarais, Zineb Ahnou, Sébastien Lachapelle, Tim Bruschetto
Team Uni-Select Canada Inc
17:30
Closing Speech
What a ride! 3 days of learning, connecting, and imagining the way forward together. But AUTOXPO does not end here - the bonds we've made and lessons we've learned will last and give us energy for another 365 days. Let's close this event with a bang, together, and stay connected all year.
Annie Desmarais
Banner Programs Specialist Uni-Select Canada Inc.

BUMPER TO BUMPER SPONSORS


Dorman Products
Totalenergies
World Parts

Dr1v
First Brands Group
Kimberly Clark
Maktig
Mevotech
Permatex
Purezone
RSparts
Shell
SKF
SMP blue streak
Spectra Premium
SureWerx
Ustart
Wilson Auto electric
3M
Canadian Energy
Castrol
Gates
gearwrenchs
MANN+HUMMEL
Milwaukee
NGK NTK
phillipsandtemro
Picocanada
Recochem

FAQ

Absolutely nothing! This Virtual Event is completely FREE for you.

Yes, you will be provided login credentials to test the system and get familiar with the interface.

Your login details will be emailed to you ahead of the event. You can use these details to access the online event.

The on-demand content will be hosted until April 25, 2022.

Send an email to infoautoxpo@autoxpo.ca for any assistance.

We recommend Chrome and Firefox.

Good internet connectivity will ensure high quality video streaming.

Our network of product and service suppliers, stores (independent and corporate), mechanical shops, guests and Uni-Select employees will be present at AUTOXPO.

No, this year we are focusing on meetings and training. To purchase, you must contact your store directly

Due to the current health situation and restrictions imposed by provincial governments, it was impossible for us to organize such a large event with the physical presence of our customers. The health and safety of our clients is our top priority.