Save the Date — December 7th and 8th, 2020. 

(Event starts Monday December 7th at 1:00 pm — registration starts at 11:00 am with a light lunch provided).

Bringing together Visionary Investors with Progressive Dealers, Innovative Entrepreneurs and Cutting-Edge Automakers

Created by The Banks Report,   in its fourth year, AUTOVATE 2020 is a first-class experience with high-level content in a relaxed atmosphere built for executives and investors in automotive retail.

Topics will include:

  • Evaluating investment opportunities for dealers.
  • Where the true “disruption” is happening.
  • How connected vehicles will impact the retail business.
  • The latest in online transaction models – are customers buying in?
  • Big players are focusing now on data science. What does that mean for the industry?
  • How new data laws will impact both vendors and dealers.
  • Over-the-Air Service Updates are coming. Learn how to turn those into increased service revenue.
  • Flexible ownership/subscriptions — the next step.
  • How this year’s pivotal vendor M&A activity will impact dealers and vendors.
  • Dealer consolidation – is the big shake out coming?

$1,299 — Register Today


Hotel and Venue will be announced in a couple of weeks.

Check out several videos from 2018’s AUTOVATE. (Click on the drop down menu to see a list of videos).