Why You Should Attend DSUS

The automotive industry is evolving quickly. With evolution comes the opportunity to discover new strengths, solidify your bottom line, and peek into the future.

Witness co-founder and CEO Jonathan Ord unveil our biggest product in company history.

Get inspired by photo journalist Cory Richards as he recounts his recent summit of Mt. Everest without the use of supplemental oxygen.

Learn as author, anthropologist, and futurist Brian Solis explains the effects of emerging technology on business and society.

Choose from 70+ classes that lead to faster success through expert advice, crucial insights, best practices, and sneak peeks.

Headlining the industry party of the year will be folk rocker Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, fresh off Austin City Limits.

Network in style and connect with 1,100 dealers and industry experts.

Disruption Imminent

We’ve already made life easier with DealerSocket’s fully integrated technology platform. It’s time to dream bigger. Change is at hand. DealerSocket User Summit 2016: Are you ready?

Social Media Contest

The Dealer Who Loved Me

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, involves taking and sharing photographs of your salespeople with customers who just purchased a vehicle. The following three pieces of intel must be included in each of your posts on Twitter and Instagram: 1) Mention @DealerSocket, 2) Hashtag it with #DSUS. We will tally your posts; the more you post, the higher your security clearance and your chances of winning. Security clearance ascends as follows:

Gaining Clearance Levels

Prizes – Rewards

CONFIDENTIAL Clearance: RayBan AVIATOR sunglasses.
SECRET Clearance: Nixon Corporal SS , 48 MM watch or
TOP SECRET Clearance: iPad Pro 9.7 inch, Space Grey

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Agenda

Monday

10.03.2016

Check-In & Registration
11:00AM – 6:00PM

Classes
1:00PM – 5:00PM

Welcome Reception
(Happy Hour)
4:30PM – 5:30PM

General Session
5:30PM – 7:00PM

Dinner
7:00PM – 9:00PM

Tuesday

10.04.2016

Registration Desk Open
7:00AM – 5:00PM

Breakfast
7:00AM – 8:00AM

Classes
8:00AM – 10:00AM

General Session
10:00AM – 12:00PM

Lunch
12:00PM – 1:00PM

Classes
1:00PM – 5:00PM

The Bash!
7:00PM – 11:00PM

Wednesday

10.05.2016

Breakfast
7:00AM – 8:00AM

Classes
8:00AM – 11:00AM

Closing General Session
11:00AM – 12:00PM

Featured Tracks

Featured Classes

Independent/BHPH

Regulatory Update and the Road Ahead

Compliance Checklist and Focusing on Collections

Back to the Basics: DMS Dos and Don’ts

Intro to CRM: Why You Need It

Successful Inventory Management Starts with Strategy

Maximize your Advertising ROI: Digital vs. Traditional

Franchise

Never Mind the Millennials- Here Comes the Echo Boomers! Why Marketing to Millennials is for Suckers!

The Building Blocks of a BDC Profit Powerhouse

DealerSocket Usage: It Starts from the Top Down

The Auto Dealer’s Guide to Winning with Micro-Moments, hosted by Google

CRM Best Practices with Jonathan Ord

Group Inventory Strategies: How to Stock the Right Car on the Right Lot at the Right Time

Gaining Clearance Levels


Initial Post – CONFIDENTIAL Clearance Level

  • 1 Total Post
  • Post must include both an Image & Hashtag
  • Posted to Twitter and/or Instagram

6 Additional Posts – SECRET Clearance Level

  • 7 Total Posts
  • Posts must include both an Image & Hashtag
  • Posted to Twitter and/or Instagram Same image cannot be counted twice, must be a unique image.

8 Additional Posts – TOP SECRET Clearance Level

  • 15 Total Posts
  • Posts must include both an Image & Hashtag
  • Posted to Twitter and/or Instagram Same image cannot be counted twice, must be a unique image.

Prizes – Rewards


CONFIDENTIAL Clearance Level

  • Shout out from DealerSocket Twitter account.
  • Overlay for Profile picture.

SECRET Clearance Level

  • Shout out from DealerSocket Twitter & Instagram accounts.
  • New fancier overlay for Profile Picture.
  • Starbucks gift card.
  • Entry into Mid-level Prize raffle!
  • RayBan AVIATOR sunglasses & Nixon Corporal SS , 48 MM watch

TOP SECRET Clearance Level

  • Shout out from DealerSocket on all platforms.
  • New, top tier overlay for Profile Picture.
  • Additional Starbucks gift card.
  • Entry into Grand Prize raffle.
  • iPad Pro 9.7 inch, Space Grey