Posts Tagged ‘WardsAuto Interiors Conference’


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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WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2016

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on March 11th, 2016

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2016

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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Lines Blur When Affordable Cars Go Luxury

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on June 2nd, 2015

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While speaking at the 2015 WardsAuto Interiors Conference last month in Dearborn, Michigan, Adam Bernard of General Motors addressed the auto industry’s changing perception of luxury interiors.

His comments provided insight on a trend that auto upholsterers have long noticed: Affordable cars are increasingly being manufactured with higher-quality materials – especially on the inside – blurring the line between what was once considered luxury and what is now stock.

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WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2015

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on January 13th, 2015

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - WardsAuto Interiors Conference

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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WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2014

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on February 16th, 2014

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - WardsAuto Interiors Conference

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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WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2013

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on February 27th, 2013

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Details on this year’s WardsAuto Interiors Conference have been announced. The event is the only one in North America solely dedicated to automotive interiors — so you don’t want to miss it.

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Opel Debuts First Affordable Starlight Headliner

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on October 11th, 2012

At the WardsAuto Interiors Conference held earlier this year, industry leaders hinted that automakers may soon forgo dome lights in favor of multiple LED lamps – a possible precursor to LED-laden headliner boards like that found in the Rolls Royce Phantom.

They weren’t kidding. German automaker Opel has just introduced the first budget-priced car to feature a starlight headliner board.

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The Advent of LED Headliner Boards

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on May 22nd, 2012

At the WardsAuto Interiors Conference held last weekend, industry leaders hinted that automakers may soon forgo dome lights in favor of multiple LED lamps – a possible precursor to LED-laden headliner boards like that found in the Rolls Royce Phantom.

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WardsAuto Interiors Conference 2012

Published by Nadeem Muaddi on March 10th, 2012

If you only attend one industry event this year, make sure it’s the WardsAuto Interiors Conference. It’s the only event in North America solely dedicated to automotive interiors — which means everyone who’s anyone in the field of auto upholstery will be there ready to network, share ideas and show off their designs.

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