Conference Objectives:

To provide a forum for engineers, managers, academic researchers, and industry executives to exchange advances in automotive body technology and management systems. This forum will address key topics related to OEMs, Exterior/Interior Component Manufacturers, Stamping Manufacturers, Sheet Metal Assemblers, and Tool and Die Manufacturers. It also will provide a network to support educational research and publish technical findings in conference proceedings and technical magazines. This new forum would provide a conference, exposition, and publication dedicated to the research integration of new body technologies.

Conference Management and Organization:

Global Automotive Management Council (GAMC), a non-profit organization

Governing Body:

International Automotive Body Congress (IABC) Leadership; Executive Council, Board of Directors and will be governed by senior management representatives from major OEMs and Suppliers and representatives from Academia and other not-for-profit research organizations.

Who Should Attend

Automotive body design, product materials, manufacturing engineers, managers and executives, plant engineers, superintendents and managers, purchasing, marketing and financial personnel, representatives from government and educational institutions, media.


IABC Dearborn 2015

November 4-5, 2015

Ford Motor Company
Conference & Event Center
1151 Village Road
Dearborn, Michigan 48124

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IABC 2015 Dearborn
Hotel Partner:
The Dearborn Inn, A Marriott Hotel

20301 Oakwood Boulevard
Dearborn, Michigan 48124
1 (800) 228-9290
1 (313) 271-2700

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IABC Frankfurt 2016

June 6-8, 2016

Am Buesing Palais
Berliner Strasse 111,
63065 Offenbach am Main, Germany

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IABC 2016 Frankfurt
Hotel Partner:
Sheraton Offenbach Hotel

Am Buesing Palais, Berliner Strasse 111
63065 Offenbach am Main, Germany
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Internet Rates may be best.
Phone: +49 69 82999 0
Fax: +49 69 82999 800