LAS VEGAS—A gathering of retread industry leaders and professionals from around the world will meet in Las Vegas this fall to discuss retread issues that cross international boundaries and impact the industry as a whole.
The Tire Industry Association and the Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau will host the Global Retread Symposium, which will take place Nov. 4 from 3 to 5 p.m., at the Las Vegas Convention Center in the Upper North Hall - N258. The Symposium will take place during Specialty Equipment Market Association Show/Global Tire Expo.
According to TRIB and TIA, industry leaders will:
• Review the current state of the retread markets in the U.S., Europe and Latin America;
• Discuss efforts in each market to deal with the impact of low-cost imported tires; and
• Share technological advancements, best practices and operational efficiencies.
Anyone in the retreading industry is invited to attend the free-of-charge symposium. Attendees also are invited to attend the SEMA International happy hour at 5 p.m., immediately following the Symposium.
In order to attend the symposium, the trade groups said attendees must be registered for the SEMA Show—registration information is available on the event's website.