Archive for the ‘Seminars & Trade Shows’ Category


WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2017

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on February 10th, 2017

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The WardsAuto Interiors Conference — the only event in North America solely dedicated to automotive interiors — is back, and details have just been released.

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Attend the 2017 Winter Leadership Conference

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on January 23rd, 2017

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Women in the craft of auto upholstery should consider attending Women in Auto Care‘s “2017 Winter Leadership Conference” on February 15-16 in Anaheim, California.

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Register for the 2017 Mobile Tech Expo

Published by Naseem Muaddi on January 12th, 2017

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Auto trimmers interested in launching a mobile leather and upholstery repair service should consider attending the upcoming 2017 International Mobile Tech Expo in Orlando, Florida.

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Mobile Solutions is Heading to Australia

Published by Naseem Muaddi on December 5th, 2016

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Mobile Solutions is heading Down Under! Early next year the automotive interior and mobile electronics school will be hosting their highly acclaimed “Hot Rod Interior Training” program at the Autobarn in Capalaba, Queensland, Australia.

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Report Back: 2016 SEMA Show, Day 3

Published by Naseem Muaddi on November 4th, 2016

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Day three of the 2016 SEMA Show was awesome. After two days of visiting booths and networking with company reps, we finally had a chance to walk the outdoor car show, take in some live rock music and watch a whole lot of crazy vehicle drifting. Of course, we also attended a few informational and skill-building seminars.

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Report Back: 2016 SEMA Show, Day 2

Published by Naseem Muaddi on November 3rd, 2016

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The 2016 SEMA Show is on fire! We’re networking with industry leaders, learning about new products and checking out some jaw-dropping interior projects. There’s a ton to see and report on — which we’ll be doing in a series of articles that will be published on The Hog Ring over the next few weeks.

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Report Back: 2016 SEMA Show, Day 1

Published by Naseem Muaddi on November 2nd, 2016

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Day one of the 2016 SEMA Show was a blast! We received our media registry early, read up on the companies and vehicles we wanted to visit, walked the show floor, saw some gorgeous builds and networked with industry reps.

Of course, we took some awesome photos too, which we shared with our followers on Instagram.

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Free Mobile Solutions Training at SEMA

Published by Naseem Muaddi on October 31st, 2016

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If you’re heading to Las Vegas this week for the 2016 SEMA Show, don’t miss the “Automotive Interior Fabrication Tricks” seminar hosted by Bryan Shmitt of Mobile Solutions.

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Alea Leather’s Guide to the 2016 SEMA Show

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 28th, 2016

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Look out for Alea Leather at the 2016 SEMA Show on November 1 – 4 in Las Vegas, where they’re hosting Will Castro of Velocity’s hit TV show “Unique Rides,” showcasing their premium leather seat covers and sponsoring a long list of gorgeous vehicle builds.

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2016 SEMA Show to Host Student Career Day

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on August 18th, 2016

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For the time ever, SEMA will host a “Student Career Day” at its annual show — with the goal to “introduce high school and college students to the diversity of careers available to them in the aftermarket industry.”

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