On March 30t, Motor State Distributing hosted the first AERA Tech & Skills Conference of 2019 at its Watervliet, MI headquarters. Attendees representing more than 40 different companies came together with 34 manufacturers to gain insights into the latest engine building techniques and components. Industry experts from seven different companies shared valuable insights on topics ranging from failure analysis to boosting power and performance. With attendees from throughout the Midwest and Canada, some traveling as much as 12 hours to attend, and manufacturers from all over the country, the conference brought together a diverse mix of specialties, expertise, and interests.
Response to the event was overwhelmingly positive from attendees and manufacturers alike, with many commenting on the great selection of manufacturers, the excellent networking opportunities and the valuable insights they gained. The event was also the first one ever hosted by Motor State.