Gabelli & Company is pleased to announce that Dr. Mridul Gautam, PhD, will deliver a keynote address at its 39 th Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium on November 3.

Dr. Gautam is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Nevada-Reno and will discuss recent emissions issues facing the automotive industry, including impacts on future legislation and potential benefits for the automotive aftermarket.

He will also lead an interactive panel consisting of leading researchers and former colleagues from the Center for Alternative Fuels, Engines & Emissions at West Virginia University - the group responsible for uncovering Volkswagen's Emissions readings discrepancies.

Dr. Gautam is an internationally recognized expert in the area of heavy-duty mobile source exhaust emissions, aerosol sampling, and particulate matter measurement, characterization, and control.

The Gabelli conference showcases a full spectrum of leading automotive companies, including aftermarket parts retailers, original equipment & aftermarket parts suppliers, publicly traded dealership groups, and medium & heavy duty truck manufacturers. Institutional investors should contact their salesperson for more information or to register.

Participating Companies
Accuride Corporation NYSE - ACW
Autoliv Inc. NYSE - ALV
AutoNation, Inc. NYSE - AN
AutoZone, Inc. NYSE - AZO
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company NYSE - CTB
Dana Holding Corp NYSE - DAN
Donaldson Company, Inc. NYSE - DCI
Genuine Parts Company NYSE - GPC
Lear Corporation NYSE - LEA
Lithia Motors Inc. NYSE - LAD
Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. NASDAQ - MNRO
Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. NASDAQ - MPAA
Navistar International Corp. NYSE - NAV
O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. NASDAQ - ORLY
Penske Automotive Group, Inc. NYSE - PAG
Rush Enterprises, Inc. NASDAQ - RUSHA
Standard Motor Products, Inc. NYSE - SMP
Superior Industries International Inc. NYSE - SUP
Tenneco, Inc. NYSE - TEN
Tower International, Inc. NYSE - TOWR
Uni-Select, Inc. TSE - UNS
U.S. Auto Parts Network, Inc. NASDAQ - PRTS

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