IBIS Latin America 2023 – Agenda

Thursday 13 July 2023

9.30am – Welcome to IBIS Latin America 2023

Jason Moseley, CEO IBIS

9.40am – Opening keynote presentation: Latin American collision market overview – are we ready for alternative engine entries?

Keynote: Oscar Balcazar, director of America region, GiPA

11am-11.30am – Exclusive networking coffee break

11.30am – New entrants and established players in mobility

Industry interview: Frank Phillips, Sr. Manager, North America-Collision Repair Network, Rivian

12pm – Bodyshop technology and the future of bodyshop strategy

Keynote and discussion: Francisco Ponce, Managing Director & President LATAM, Repairify Inc.

12.45pm – Sustainable Strategies for Success – The IBIS Interview

Industry interview: Daniel Salcido, President LATAM North & VP Refinish LATAM at Axalta Coating Systems

1.15pm-2.30pm – Networking lunch break

2.30pm – Bodyshop know-how and training

Keynote and discussion: Daniel Munoz Morales, Adv. Application Engineer, 3M

3pm – Industry in action: the future of bodyshop skills and training

Industry debate: Andres Guzman, Porsche Audi; Rodolfo Ortiz, Daayco Mexico; German Mejia, Transtar Automotive Technologies

3.45pm-4.15pm – Exclusive networking coffee break

4.15pm – Virtual Reality: The Gateway to Talent Attraction and Skill Development in the Bodyshop

Keynote and discussion: Nikola Rendevski, PhD, CEO, Cythero

4.45pm – Plastic repair and sustainability in our industry

Keynote and discussion: Michael LoPrete, Managing Director, 4Plastic Inc.

5.15pm – Exclusive networking drinks reception in partnership with Axalta