Initiated by the University of Michigan in 1965, the first Management Briefing Seminars (MBS) hosted only 30 people. When the industry was at its highest number of employment, the event grew to attract more than 1,400 attendees annually from more than 35 states and 15 countries−representing industry, academia, media and the government.
CAR MBS leads the industry in providing a context for auto industry stakeholders to discuss critical issues and emerging trends while fostering new industry relationships in daily networking sessions. The annual, world-class CAR MBS takes place each August at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, Traverse City, Michigan, USA. Seminars include targeted sessions on manufacturing strategy, vehicle lightweighting, connected and automated vehicles, advanced powertrain, supply chain, sales forecasting, purchasing, talent, and designing for technology.
Exhibitor / Sponsor Information:
The CAR Management Briefing Seminars are a forum to address critical issues and emerging trends in a setting designed to encourage relationships and enhance communication within the automotive industry.
Key Reasons to Sponsor and Exhibit
Enhance visibility to 900+ automotive industry attendees, including manufacturer and supplier leadership, as well as academic, media and government representatives
Experience a stimulating and exciting environment to showcase your company to your current or potential customers
Participate in networking opportunities second to none
Join us at the 2015 CAR Management Briefing Seminars as a sponsor and exhibitor and expand your marketing reach into the growing automotive market. Strengthen and broaden networking opportunities for key executives and advance the visibility of your organization among decision makers in the automotive industry.
These annual seminars, directed by the Center for Automotive Research, comprise the largest management conference for the North American automotive industry.
A variety of sponsor and exhibitor opportunities with numerous benefits are available. Be a part ofthis newsmaking event!
The Center for Automotive Research, a nonprofit organization in Ann Arbor, Michigan, is focused on a wide variety of important trends and changes related to the automotive industry and society at the international, federal, state, and local levels. CAR conducts industry research and sponsors multi-stakeholder communication forums.