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2015 OTR conference in Tucson

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MARCO ISLAND, Fla. (Feb. 25, 2014) — The Tire Industry Association (TIA) will hold the 2015 Off-the-Road Tire Conference — the 60th edition of the OTR industry event — in Tucson, Ariz., Feb. 18-21.

The organization is returning to the Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, the site of the 2010 OTR Tire Conference.

Registration is open already at TIA’s website. The cost is $425 per person for TIA members, and $725 for non-members.

The conference will follow a Wednesday-Friday business format, with activities starting at 3 p.m. on the 18th followed by the networking reception/tabletop supplier expo from 5 to 8 p.m.

More general sessions will follow the morning of the 19th, with opportunities for golf and sport shooting in the afternoon, TIA said. The La Paloma Country Club features a 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, according to the association.

Business concludes on Feb. 20 with a general session in the morning, a networking luncheon/tabletop expo from noon to 1:30 p.m., and breakout sessions in the afternoon.

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With the subject of Chinese-sourced tire garnering so much attention, do consumers really care about where their tires come from? How many of your customers ask about the origin of tires they’re buying?

None
18%
(34 votes)
10%
26%
(49 votes)
11 to 20%
13%
(25 votes)
21 to 35%
14%
(27 votes)
36 to 60%
21%
(39 votes)
All of them
8%
(16 votes)
Total votes: 190