Midwest Region

Repair Conference

Spring 2019

The IADA Midwest region held the spring 2019 repair conference and members meeting on April 26th, 2019 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum.

The conference included speakers from the IIHS/HLDI, Duncan Systems, Mitchell International, and the IADA. Topics included:

  • The crash worthiness of modern vehicles.
  • Effectiveness of advanced driver assistance systems.
  • The state of autonomous vehicles.
  • Self-service photo based estimating and how IADA Members can engage the increasingly virtual world of claims.
  • R.V. Damage estimating.
  • Advanced estimatics, vehicle diagnostics, and vehicle valuation products.

Members and attendees received a tour of the speedway along with an opportunity to "Kiss the Bricks" at the start/finish line.