We're Going Virtual! 

Join us for a week-long online event series filled with the latest automotive insights - all from the comfort and safety of your home.


Even virtually, or mission remains the same: to facilitate an open venue for Canadian automotive professionals to network and freely discuss challenges, opportunities and trends impacting the automotive industry.

Attendees come from a wide variety of automotive industry segments, with strong representation from manufacturers, retailers, financial providers, data providers, marketing agencies, aftermarket suppliers and media, among others. 


November 16-20, 2020

All sessions will be recorded and available via an email sent to all attendees after the event. 

Monday 1-2pm est
Topic: Outlook for Canadian Automotive Market
Speaker: Jeff Schuster, President, Americas Operation and Global Vehicle Forecasts at LMC Automotive 
Tuesday 1-2pm est
Topic: The Pandemic Past, Present and Future for Canadian Used Vehicle Market
Speaker: Brian Murphy, Vice President of Research & Analytics, Canadian Black Book
Wednesday 1-2pm est
Topic: The Future of Voice in the Vehicle
Speaker: Arianne Walker, Chief Evangelist, Alexa Automotive at Amazon
Thursday 1-2pm est
Topic: The Current State of Digital Retail
Speaker: Jon Sederstrom, Managing Director of Strategic Initiatives, J.D. Power
Friday 1-2pm est
Topic: Fireside Chat
Speakers: Don Romano, President and CEO, Hyundai Auto Canada  /  J.D. Ney, Automotive Practice Lead, Canada, J.D. Power


Showcase your brand through TalkAUTO at Home sponsorship opportunities. Whether your goal is increasing brand awareness, extending  marketing reach or gaining new leads, we will work to help you reach your goal. 

Packages are thoughtfully designed for companies that want to create an engaging brand experience for attendees and business prospects. 



To maximize accessibility, J.D. Power and Canadian Black Book partner with our sponsors to present this conference free of charge to all attendees. 


A one-time registration will give access to all sessions. Sessions will take place from 1-2pm est the week of November 16th. 

Contact Us

Have a question? We're happy to help. Please contact our team at the information below.


Brooke Seifert

Event Specialist


JD Ney

Director, J.D. Power Canada


Richard Phillips

VP, Business Development and Marketing

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