Ontario Automotive Recyclers Association

Member Events

2022 OARA Convention & Trade Show

When: March 31, 2022 - April 02, 2022


Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale
6750 Mississauga Road
Mississauga, ON L5N 2L3

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Agenda at a Glance:

Thursday March 31, 2022
3:00 pm OARA Board of Directors Meeting
6:00 pm Informal meet & greet in the Lobby Bar

Friday April 1, 2022
5:00 am Exhibitor move in
7:00 am Registration opens
8:45 am Presentations & Seminars
12:30 pm Trade Show opens
8:00 pm Trade Show closes and Exhibitor move out
8:00 pm Live entertainment, charity casino, auctions and fundraisers for the OARA Scholarship Program

Saturday April 2, 2022
8:00 am Direct Member Breakfast
8:30 am OARA Annual Meeting
9:00 am  – 12:30 pm TECHnologyLAB training with data and technology vendors
10:00 am Presentations & Seminars
12:30 pm Industry Recognition Luncheon
1:30 – 3:30 pm Sales School with Profit Team Consulting (limited seating, registration required). **NEW**


Registration is now open by downloading the Registration Form or online HERE.


Hotel Reservations:

A limited number of rooms have been reserved for the Convention at the Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale. Please contact the hotel directly at 1-800-445-8667 and quote “OARA” to receive the group rate of $133 per night, with free parking. The group rate is subject to availability and is valid until March 10, 2022.

You can also book online at www.book.passkey.com/go/OARA

Don’t fall prey to bogus hotel booking services who call or email you offering cheaper hotel accommodations and claiming they are affiliated with OARA. Be aware that any such calls are fraudulent, and are not affiliated in any way with OARA.

Address: Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale, 6750 Mississauga RoadMississauga, ON L5N 2L3 Reservations – 1-800-445-8667.


Trade Show Hours 

Friday March 31, 2022

  • Set up 5:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Open 12:30 pm to 8:00 pm
  • Tear down 8:00 to 11:00 pm

New or seasoned, our exhibitors know that each year the OARA Trade Show and Convention will bring added value to their company.

  • As with last year, there will be no concurrent seminars to the Trade Show – you will have the undivided attention of all delegates from 12:45 to 8:00 pm.
  • The Passport Program ensures continuous traffic to your booth and offers the chance to engage with delegates outside of your current network.
  • Once again the Friday Lunch and Friday Reception will be hosted in the Trade Show area for maximum delegate interaction.

You can download the Exhibitor Forms HERE.

Registered Exhibitors (11-29-2021 33 of 50 booths booked) :

  • e360 Solutions/YESS Environmental
  • Aljon by C&C MFG
  • Buddy Automotive Innovations
  • Canadian Towing Equipment
  • Car-Part.com
  • Copart
  • Cowan Insurance Group
  • CRUSH U Pull It Software
  • D.G. Bevan Insurance Brokers
  • Eagle Towing Equipment
  • Edward H. Pope Ltd
  • ELV Select (3)
  • EZ-Suite
  • Heritage-Crystal Clean
  • HR Runciman
  • Impact Auto Auctions
  • LKQ Corporation
  • PGM of Texas
  • PMR Inc (2)
  • Progi
  • PTE Recycling
  • Rebuilders Auto Supply (RAS)
  • Stark Auto Sales
  • United Catalyst Corporation – UCC (2)
  • Unitrans


Take advantage of this opportunity to showcase your company at the 2022 OARA Trade Show and Convention. Whether you are looking for new exposure or long lasting visibility in the industry, we have a sponsorship package to fit your company needs.

Platinum Level:

  • ELV Select – Provides a variety of products to service the recycling industry.



  • Techemet – Smelting and refining of automobile catalyst



Gold Level:

Silver Level:

  • Car-Part.com
  • Heritage-Crystal Clean
  • Rebuilders Auto Supply (RAS)

Bronze Level:

  • Cowan Insurance Group
  • LKQ Corporation
  • Profit Team Consulting

Convention contact information:

Steve @ 519.858.8761 or steve@oara<dot>com