SOCAP International

2015 Automotive Summit

October 21-22  |  The Diplomat Resort & Spa  |  Hollywood, Florida

SOCAP's Automotive Summit is an exclusive event open to auto brands only (automotive OEMs only; no vendors or suppliers allowed) and offers in-depth discussions, idea sharing and networking on a range of issues impacting the automotive industry.

Special pricing is available to attend both the 2015 Annual Conference and Automotive Summit. Make your plans now to attend the Auto Summit and engage with other top auto brands!



Past Participants Include:


Featured Speaker:

Stephens_ReneeRenee Stephens
Vice President
U.S. Auto Quality
J.D. Power
Renee Stephens is Vice President of U.S. Auto Quality at J.D. Power. She is responsible for key U.S. Automotive Quality studies designed to bring the Voice of the Customer (VOC) into the vehicle and component development and delivery process. Additionally, she leads innovation projects and endeavors to understand customer behavior and preferences in the HMI areas and improve VOC visibility in the supply base.

Previously, Ms. Stephens worked at GM, most recently serving as director of quality data management in GM international operations, based in Seoul, Korea. In that role, she was responsible for quality improvement in current and future products across Asia, Europe, Russia/CIS, Africa, Oceania, South America and the Middle East as well as products shipped to 140 countries globally.

Ms. Stephens holds a Bachelor in Management and a Masters of Business Administration concentrating in Marketing Research from Wayne State University.  She spent ten years as a Certified Quality Engineer with the American Society of Quality, and acted as the Dean of the GM Quality College for five years.  She was awarded the GM Korea President’s award for VOC accomplishments, received two GM “People Make Quality Happen” awards, and is frequently quoted in major media publications on industry quality.

SOCAP's 2015 Automotive Summit Cancellation Policy: Refunds for cancellations must be made in writing (via email to to the SOCAP National Office. A processing fee of $250 per registration will be charged on refunds received on or before September 18, 2015. No cancellations or refunds after September 18, 2015. Substitutions will be gladly accepted at no charge until October 2, 2015. A $175 fee per registration will be charged on any substitutions made after October 2, 2015. Registration transfers to future meetings will not be accepted.