2022 Keynote Speakers

Michael Buzzard

Mike Buzzard

Opening Keynote

Partner at Schwartz Advisors

Thomas Tucker

Tom Tucker

Aftermarket Repair Information Keynote

Senior Director of Government Affairs for the Auto Care Association

Aaron Stokes

Aaron Stokes

Closing Keynote


September 24-25, 2022

Dallas-Fort Worth, TX

The two-day event designed to help automotive aftermarket leaders identify the most progressive and pressing technology trends disrupting the industry.


Held at Live! by Loews in Arlington, TX

The luxurious 4-Star Live! by Loews - Arlington, Texas anchors the Texas Live! district - with all the best dining and entertainment right outside the doors. This 300 room hotel is more like a stylish resort destination with multiple restaurant and bar options on property, fitness center, infinity pool, swim up bar and unparalleled views of Globe Life Park and AT&T Stadium.

What You Can Expect

With a collection of OEM representatives and some of the automotive industry's leading technology experts, the ADAPT: Automotive Technology Summit will feature presentations and panel discussions covering the industry's most pressing and progressive topics in terms of advanced vehicle design (e.g., ADAS, advanced powertrains, etc.); repair, maintenance and diagnostics (e.g., scanning, data availability, etc.); and overall transportation trends (e.g., autonomous vehicles, manufacturing and buying trends, etc.). 

A Few of Our Previous Speakers

Darrell Amberson


Chris Chesney



OEM Partner

Michelle Corson



OEM Partner

Hosted alongside the FenderBender Management Conference and the Ratchet+Wrench Management Conference.

Frequently Asked Questions

Anyone who owns, manages or works in a repair or service facility in the automotive aftermarket. The event will be closed to the general public and only industry professionals will be granted access to attend or sponsor.

The goal of the ADAPT: Automotive Technology Summit is to give readers a larger understanding, presence and voice in the future of the automotive industry. We feel an obligation to support the independent shop, and the Summit is a forum that gives you the resources, knowledge and strategies to overcome the obstacles you’ll face moving forward. This is your industry. It’s your business that will drive this industry forward.

Yes! As part of your registration, you will receive all meals throughout the event. On top of that, we will provide most of the beverages during the event, too.

Yes! Spouses or significant other passes are available for purchase during registration. Please note that they may only attend the Summit Reception. This is to ensure the strongest business environment possible.

Please visit the FAQ page for a full list of questions or email events@10missions.com with your own question.

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