Joe Hinrichs, Ford Motor Co.’s president of global operations, is one of several leading automaker executives who will appear at the third annual Automotive News Canada Congress Feb. 14 during the Canadian International AutoShow in Toronto.
Hinrichs joins a lineup of Canadian executives, including Don Romano, CEO of Hyundai Canada; Joni Paiva, president of Nissan Canada; Wolfgang Hoffmann, president Jaguar Land Rover; and Alexander Lvovich, managing director of Volvo Car of Canada, who will be featured speakers.
Farid Ahmad, CEO of Dealer Solutions will join Mike Stollery, president of AutoIQ, on a retail-focused panel.
The Automotive News Canada Congress focuses on automakers, their suppliers and franchised car dealers from a Canadian perspective. Industry trends, technology advances and automaker planning will also be highlighted during this half-day event.
The Congress has attracted a sold-out audience during the first two years in Toronto. This year’s event will be held at the Toronto Hilton. Shuttle service to the auto show will be available. For information, call 313-446-0350 or visit automotivenews.ca and click the 2019 Congress link at the top of the page.
Royal Bank of Canada is the exclusive lead sponsor. Michael Dobbins, chief strategy and corporate development officer for RBC, will also present at the event.