Las Vegas, NV –November 25, 2016 – Added to the speaker lineup during Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week Wednesday education session Aftermarket Briefings, is Shriram Rajagopal, Vice President, Product Management of e-Emphasys, a global business software solutions provider exclusively focused on the equipment and rental industries.
Shriram Rajagopal (Shri) has been with e-Emphasys since the company’s inception. He is currently the V.P. Product Management at e-Emphasys Technologies Inc. In this role, Shri is responsible for creating, communicating and executing strategic initiatives around product innovation. Shri has led e-Emphasys product vision, strategy and product design functions. With his intimate understanding of customer needs and pain points, as well as technology and industry trends, Shri has played a key role in driving the positioning of e-Emphasys as a technology pioneer in the equipment distributor and rental market.
Modeled on the popular “Ted Talk” segments held during many conferences and events, Aftermarket Briefings will bring targeted and experienced speakers from three technology-related solutions companies to discuss the possibilities of incorporating different levels of technology into distributor businesses. Each speaker will have fifteen minutes to discuss how their technology influences the markets they provide services to and how it relates to the independent aftermarket distributors’ businesses. Attendees will be able to ask the presenters questions via text messaging toward the end of the afternoon session.
Please visit www.hdaw.org for a schedule of events, education programs and registration information.
The 12th annual Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week will be held on January 23-26, 2017, at The Mirage in Las Vegas. HDAW is the largest North American gathering of the independent heavy-duty aftermarket industry. More than 2,500 executives and managers from the U.S., Canada and six other countries – including distributors, suppliers, service providers, educators and industry media – attended the 2016 conference in Las Vegas.
HDAW is a business-to-business, executive conference presented by a joint operating committee of industry leaders from 14 distinguished industry associations: American Council of Frame and Alignment Specialists (ACOFAS), Association of Diesel Specialists (ADS), Auto Care Association/ HDDA, Automotive Electric Association (AEA), Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN), HDA-Truck Pride, Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA), Heavy Duty Aftermarket Canada (HDAC), APRA’s Heavy Duty Remanufacturing Group (HDRG), International Truck Parts Association (ITPA), Overseas Automotive Council (OAC), Power Heavy Duty, Service Specialists Association (SSA), and VIPAR Heavy Duty.
For more information, go to www.hdaw.org or contact W.T. Glasgow, conference management, at 708.226.1300.