Join us for at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel for an exciting half-day conference featuring Canadian Automobile Dealers Association President and CEO Tim Reuss, and much more. See you in Halifax!

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10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Registration, Networking

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Lunch, Networking

12:00 PM – 12:05 PM
CADEX Welcome – Andrew MacPhee, CADEX Conference Vice Chairman
Acknowledge TD Auto Finance
Introduce Conference Moderator – Niel Hiscox – Publisher, Canadian Auto Dealer Magazine

12:05 PM – 12:50 PM
Looking ahead (but with a cloudy crystal ball) – Darren Slind and Niel Hiscox

12:50 PM – 1:00 PM
CADA Vice-Chairman – Jonathan Hickman

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
From digital chaos to integrated offerings-The next phase of how dealers buy software – Niel Hiscox

1:30 PM – 2:10 PM
Panel discussion following integrated offerings – (Three panelists with Niel Hiscox as moderator)
Josh MacGrath – Pye Auto Group (Truro Toyota)
Jay Vijayan CEO Tekion
Conal Lavery – Real-World Analytics

2:10 PM – 2:40 PM
COFFEE BREAK – 30 minutes

2:40 PM – 3:10 PM
A European perspective on EV migration – Dr. Gordon Shields, President, Angus MacBride

3:10 PM – 3:25 PM
CADA President Update – Tim Reuss

3:25 PM – 4:15 PM
An EV infrastructure plan for the Maritimes – Roadmap to 2035
Panel Discussion with Niel Hiscox as moderator
Tim Reuss (CADA); David Adams (GAC); Darren Slind, Managing
Director, Clarify Group Inc. and representative from Nova Scotia Power utility
Sanjeev Pushkarna (Nova Scotia Power)

4:15 PM – 4:20 PM
Sponsor’s Acknowledgements – Howard Thompson
TD message to conference attendees

4:20 PM – 4:25 PM
Conference Close
Niel Hiscox (Moderator) and dealer member of Conference Committee

5:00 PM – 6:00
Closed Session CADA Franchise defense – Evolving business models
A briefing for Dealer Principals and dealership management
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