Thanks for Attending GAAS 2014!

GAAS 2014 took place on Tuesday, May 20 and Wednesday, May 21 at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont, Ill. For those who attended this year's event, all available slides are now available at our content page (password required). Audio and transcripts from the event will be available soon. The password for the site was located on page 3 of the onsite program.

Official photos of GAAS 2014 may be purchased online from Mark Baltzley Photography. Just visit and click on "Online Proofing." From there click on the event “GAAS 2014” and enter the password “gaas.” All images will be posted within 72 hours of the event.

Each year the net proceeds of GAAS are invested in industry scholarships. Since 1996 GAAS has given out over $1.9 million in aid and has helped over 1,900 students get their careers started as technicians, engineers, marketers, and sales reps.

GAAS is the industry's leading educational and networking event!

Latest News

July 29, 2014 - Stant Awards 10 Scholarships for 2014

July 28, 2014 - GAAS Board of Directors Votes to Defer Educational Event for 2015

July 22, 2014 - Automotive Parts and Service Association of Illinois Announces 2014-2015 Scholarship Winners

July 15, 2014 - Automotive Parts & Services Association Announces Morris/ Rupp and Gayle McCartney Trust Scholarship Winners

July 10, 2014 - GAAS Scholarship Fund Announces Scholarship Recipients in Honor of Barry Breslow

July 7, 2014 - Multi Parts Supply® 2014 Scholarship Recipients Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (GAAS)

July 2, 2014 - Automotive Aftermarket Association of the Carolinas and Tennesse Announces 2014-2015 Scholarship Winners

June 30, 2014 - Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Announces 2014-2015 Scholarship Winners

June 26, 2014 - GAAS Scholarship Fund Announces Standard Motor Products Scholarship Recipients

June 23, 2014 - Ten Students Receive GAAS Scholarships Supported by Gates

June 19, 2014 - Auto Care Association Awards 10 Telematics Scholarships for 2014

June 16, 2014 - GAAS Scholarship Fund Announces Dayco Scholarship Recipients

June 12, 2014 - Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Scholarships Total 256 for 2014

June 9, 2014 - University of the Aftermarket Foundation Funds 131 Scholarship Awards for 2014-2015 Academic Year

June 3, 2014 - Three Students Awarded Scholarships From the Larry W. McCurdy Memorial Scholarship Fund








GAAS Chairman Denny Welvaert Talks About GAAS 2014





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