I-CAR® Rolls Toward SEMA 2022 by Announcing Over 24 Additional Free Presentations and Hands-on Stage Demonstrations

October 24, 2022


Online Registration is Open for Continually Updated and Comprehensive Schedule of Activities

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL.  October 24, 2022 - I-CAR®, the Inter-Industry on Auto Collision Repair, continues to announce their series of new presentation topics for SEMA 2022 show attendees, offering a variety of classroom and stage demonstrations to increase collision repair industry knowledge and skills at the annual Las Vegas convention, to be held November 1-4.

SEMA 2022 I-CAR’s Director of Technical Products & Curriculum, Bud Center, announced the complete list of sessions to be held, including live interviews and panel discussions with:

  • Chief Automotive-Structural Holding with Mike Croker, Global Repair and Training Product Manager
  • Lucid Motors with Jake Rodenroth, North American Body Repair Program Operations Manager
  • Snap-On ADAS True Point with Tim Garner, Market Development Manager


There will also be a series of other technical topic panel discussions hosted by I-CAR and SCRS. “We’ve curated a robust and relevant mix of presentations, courses, sessions, and live stage demonstrations will provide attendees with the most comprehensive education and hands-on learning we’ve ever been able to offer,” noted Center.

“Also, registration remains open for our first-time MIG Welding Technology & Applications training session focusing on basic to advanced techniques and ideal for collision repair, classic car, hot rod and vehicle builders/rebuilders as well as other technicians. Although not eligible for I-CAR credit, to encourage newer technicians and vehicle builders out there, I-CAR is making this popular MIG Welding session available for $75 (normally $150) and will include complimentary, hands-on welding practice at the SEMA Collision Repair Stage.”

Online registration for all I-CAR class topics is now open and available through Thursday, Nov 3. Stay updated with the complete I-CAR schedule of free presentations and live stage demonstrations.

Attendees will also be able to register on-site outside I-CAR Classrooms S224 and S225. As previously noted, I-CAR will hold a free series of live educational presentations on topics including Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), Electric Vehicles (EVs), Scanning and Calibrations, Welding and more at the SEMA Collision Repair & Refinish Stage.

Additionally, I-CAR, a SEMA Education Partner, will participate in the free and new SEMA ADAS Showcase #39007, in Upper South Hall and SEMA Electrify #11268 in the North Hall.

Individuals who take I-CAR educational training gain knowledge and credits valid toward the I-CAR PlatinumTM designation, which is given to collision repair professionals who achieve and maintain high levels of role-relevant training that contributes to complete, safe, and quality repairs, and which also contributes to I-CAR Gold Class® recognition for their repair facility, both representing the highest role-relevant training achievement recognized by the collision repair industry.

About I-CAR:  Founded in 1979, I-CAR is a not-for-profit education, knowledge, and solutions organization designed to support the evolving needs of the Collision Repair Inter-Industry.  I-CAR is focused on improving the quality and safety of auto collision repair for the ultimate benefit of both the industry and the consumer.  www.i-car.com