The Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) reception was attended by more than 550 hot-rod professionals and enthusiasts, making it the second-largest event at the SEMA Show. The reception serves as an evening of networking for current and aspiring HRIA members who discuss the latest industry trends with others who share their passion for hot rods. The reception was emceed by Dave McClelland, “The Voice of SEMA,” and six hot rods were on display, highlighting the works of up-and-coming builders. SEMA President and CEO Chris Kersting stopped by to greet attendees, and influential businesses and individuals were honored at an awards ceremony.
The SEMA Emerging Trends & Technology Network will host their inaugural Motorsports Tech Roundtable featuring six roundtables.
The SEMA Emerging Trends & Technology Network will host their inaugural Motorsports Tech Roundtable featuring six roundtables that take a deep dive into this topic and many more.
A silent auction was held for the rest of the Pinewood cars. Proceeds benefit the SEMA Cares children’s charities.
The SEMA Emerging Trends & Technology Network (ETTN) will host their inaugural Motorsports Tech Roundtable featuring six roundtables that take a deep dive into the future of motorsports and performance technology.
Each of SEMA’s council chairs offer responses based on what their organizations and companies are seeing within their markets.
The annual New Products Awards are chosen by a panel of volunteer, non-manufacturing industry professionals within the Light Truck Accessory Association (LTAA).
MPMC is hosting four events at the upcoming PRI Show in Indianapolis.
Each year, the SEMA Installation Gala gathers the industry together to thank outgoing SEMA Board of Directors members, install newly elected leaders and celebrate the association’s latest Hall of Fame inductees. In addition, daytime events leading up to the banquet include high-level Board and council discussions along with a heavy dose of fundraising for SEMA Cares, the association’s charity initiative. This year, the historic Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles played host to the July 24 events, with the evening’s gala emceed by the legendary “Voice of the NHRA,” Dave McClelland.
SEMA councils and networks welcome the companies and individuals who became council and network members during the 2015 SEMA Show.