Industry Disruptions: What They Are and How They Will Change the Industry
By attending this session attendees will be introduced to six technologies and trends such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), EV’s, connected cars and others that are disrupting the auto insurance and auto glass repair and replacement industries.
Speaker: Frank Terlep,  CEO  of  Autotechcelerators,  has  worked  for  more  than  40  years  in  the  automotive  industry  and  has  been  at  the  forefront  of  auto  and  collision  technologies  since  the  mid-1980s.  Frank’s first technology business was launched in 1984 with a $100,000 investment from an angel investor where Frank developed one of the first software applications for the automotive aftermarket industry. Since then Frank has helped design and launch the industry’s first  Windows  based  estimating  and  management  system,  the  first  online  parts  procurement  platform,  the  first  mobile  app  and  digital marketing platform as well as an industry leading remote scanning and calibration software platform. Today, Frank is a published author of a new book, “Auto Industry Disruption, Who and What is Being Disrupted and What to Do About It” and the CEO of Auto Techcelerators, LLC, that has developed Test Drive CoPilot™, a new platform that will change the way test drives are performed, managed and documented forever and Calibration CoPilot™, a way to manage and document ADAS calibrations.