What’s happening

Government Relations Urgent Call for Response from the Aftermarket. Read more! (7/16/2018) - The Government of Canada and stakeholders from the North American auto industry are seeking information from the aftermarket on Pentadecafluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). PFOA is: A synthetic chemical Used by chemical companies and manufacturers to make non-stick cookware, water repellant coatings for all-weather clothing and fabrics, food packing, gaskets, O-rings and hoses Used in producing fluoropolymers, […]
Government Relations AIA Responds to the U.S. Department of Commerce Investigation into the National Security Implications of Automobile Imports (7/10/2018) - AIA Canada, along with Auto Care Association and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), submitted comments to the Department of Commerce (Commerce) concerning the Section 232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Automobiles, including Cars, SUVs, Vans and Light Trucks, and Automotive Parts. Section 232 investigations are conducted to determine the impacts of imports on […]
Monthly Minute – June 2018 (6/13/2018) - Knowledge is POWER. Through the AIA Canada Monthly Minute, important industry information is at your fingertips. Feel free to pass it along to others in your network, and most importantly, enjoy the content that is developed with you in mind. Read the Monthly Minute by clicking here.
AIA Canada logo with the word "news" underneath We are still looking for aftermarket heroes! (6/12/2018) - Canadian youth need role models like you to help them plan their futures. AIA Canada and Let’s Talk Science have partnered to create career profiles and video interviews that will help young people learn about the great careers in the automotive aftermarket industry. Find out how you can get involved.
Government Relations Conference Board of Canada Conference Update (6/8/2018) - President JF Champagne made his way to Edmonton on June 6th to be part of a panel at the Conference Board of Canada’s Automated Vehicles 2018: Planning for Urban and Rural Transitions Conference to discuss the impact of automated vehicles on the workforce. As new mobility and automated vehicles emerge, important questions have been raised around how […]
AIA Canada logo with the word "news" underneath AIA Canada Hires Rocco Neglia as New Business Development Leader for the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (5/23/2018) - Ottawa, ON, May 22, 2018 – Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce that Rocco Neglia, formerly of Economical Insurance, will be joining the Association to lead business development efforts for the Canadian Collision Industry Accreditation Program (CCIAP). Rocco Neglia has over 30 years of experience in the Property and Casualty Insurance industry and […]
AIA Canada logo with the word "news" underneath AIA’s Quebec Division supports the Provincial Skills Competition (5/22/2018) - The Quebec Division of AIA Canada is proud of its contribution to the success of the Provincial Skills Competition, an important event through the sponsorship of the 15th Quebec Skills Competition, held from May 2-5, 2018 at Place Bonaventure in Montreal. The competition brought together 312 finalists selected at regional competitions, as well as hundreds of specialized […]
AIA Canada logo with the word "news" underneath AIA Canada’s Quebec Division highlights the 10th anniversary of the CLÉ VERTE program (5/22/2018) - AIA Canada’s Quebec Division is happy to contribute to the success of the CLÉ VERTE program, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The president of the Quebec Division, Mr. André Latreille, and the members of its board of directors allocated an amount of $1,000 to support the CLÉ VERTE voluntary environmental certification program. According […]
AIA Canada logo with the word "news" underneath An HR toolkit exclusively for the automotive aftermarket! (5/20/2018) - Written with the automotive aftermarket industry in mind, this first of its kind HR toolkit is perfect for the hiring needs of small and medium-sized businesses across Canada! Here’s a sneak peek of what you will find in the toolkit: Job description best practices Benefits of diversity in the workplace Top 50 interview questions [Template]  How […]
AIA Canada logo with the word "news" underneath Are you a hero? (5/17/2018) - Heroes? Canadian youth need role models like you to help them plan their futures. The Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada and Let’s Talk Science have partnered to create career profiles and video interviews that will help young people learn about the great careers in the automotive aftermarket industry. Download full brochure Why should I […]