Online pre-registration is now available for this year’s Auto Glass Week™. The event will be held October 7-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md., and is once again sponsored by the Auto Glass Safety Council, Independent Glass Association, National Glass Association, National Windshield Repair Association and AGRR™ magazine.
Interested attendees can register online for seminars, workshops, social events and admittance to the Auto Glass Week Exhibition/Extravaganza, which will once again host industry suppliers, as well as the annual repair and replacement competitions.
The host hotel, the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, is offering discounted room rates starting at $149 USD per night, plus tax. Attendees may call 800/228-9290 and ask for the Auto Glass Week block and provide code “AGWAGWA” or make reservations online. This rate will be available through September 15 on a first-come, first-served basis.
Also, technicians interested in competing in AGRR™ magazine’s Auto Glass Technician Olympics (AGTO) and Windshield Repair Olympics in Honor of Walt Gorman can now register online. Registered competitors will compete over three days for the title of “World’s Best Auto Glass Technician” and “World’s Best Windshield Repair Technician” at the Baltimore Convention Center during the event. The champion of each event will be crowned at the Gala Awards Reception and Ceremony on Thursday, October 9. The deadline to register to compete is August 15.
Additionally, this year a training course and testing session for the Auto Glass Safety Council™ (AGSC) Accredited Technician program will be offered on Thursday, October 9. Technicians who would like to become an Auto Glass Safety Council™ (AGSC) Accredited Technician can sign up for this one-day, fast-track Technician Training. To register for this course, click here.
The International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ will also be held concurrently. Auto Glass Week registration will also grant you access to view the Tint-Off™ competitions, sessions and events.
For more information regarding Auto Glass Week, visit the official event website.