V-Twin Expo by Easyriders

Seminars

Power Vision – The Evolution of Harley EFI Flash Tuning
Saturday, January 28th ~ 9:00am–11:00am
Location: Room 234, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Dynojet Research

Learn how to take advantage of the Power Visions exclusive dealer focused features to maximize profit potential. Basic Overview of the Power Vision, Tune License system , and Tuning techniques.

V-TWIN EXPO EXCLUSIVE: Ask A Lawyer!
Saturday, January 28th ~ 10:00am–11:00am
Location: Room 232, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Earl T. LeVere, Partner Ice Miller

Do you have questions about patents, trademarks, copyrights, and how they leverage your business and the business of your competitors? Have you ever wondered how you can protect the unique products you offer or the services that differentiate you from your competitors? If so, perhaps you should “ask a lawyer”—and here is your chance. Earl will be hosting a roundtable discussing participants’ questions relating to intellectual property issues and the motorcycle industry. Earl is a licensed attorney with over 20 years of experience handling registration, licensing, litigation, and contracting matters related to patents, copyrights, and trademarks. Earl represents many of the biggest names in custom motorcycles and aftermarket parts, including Paul Yaffe’s Bagger Nation, Eddie Trotta’s Thunder Cycle Design, Bad Dad, John Shope’s Dirty Bird Concepts, Covington’s Customs, Rivco Products, susa, llc, Trask Performance, and Klock Werks, among others. Earl also invites attendees to submit questions directly to him in advance via email at earl.levere@icemiller.com. Earl will work to address the topics of those questions during the roundtable.

ThunderMax 2017
Saturday, January 28th ~ 11:00am–12:00pm
Location: Room 231, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Thunder Heart Performance / ThunderMax

All new product and features of ThunderMax. Please RSVP to paul@thunder-heart.com.

GrudgeBox: Torque Capacity Overkill
Saturday, January 28th ~ 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: Room 233, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Bert Baker – BAKER Drivetrain

Bert Baker, the gearhead himself, presents the next generation overdrive for late model applications. Learn how the helical and straight cut GrudgeBox gearsets will improve street, strip and dyno performance.

V-TWIN EXPO EXCLUSIVE: Leveraging Video to Rev Up Your Marketing in 2017
Saturday, January 28th ~ 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Location: Room 232, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Kent Lewis, President of Anvil

Digital video had a big year in 2016, with significant increases in advertising investment by motorcycle brands, new features (Instagram Stories, Facebook Live) and new products (360 video, drones) taking hold. Compound that with the fact that YouTube is the second largest search engine that converts customers more effectively than any other social platform, according to research. As such, it is imperative for marketers and brands to create compelling video content as a manufacturer or retailer. Kent Lewis, President of Anvil, will share strategies and tactics that result in a comprehensive and engaging video presence across the digital landscape, including YouTube. The seminar will include the latest tips and tricks for creating, optimizing, syndicating and measuring video content that will impact the bottom line. You will leave this session with an actionable checklist to build and marketing your brand via digital video.

Power Vision CX – Introducing the latest flash tuning tool for Indian and Victory Motorcycles
Saturday, January 28th ~ 1:00pm–2:00pm
Location: Room 234, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Dynojet Research

Overview of the device, software features, and tuning techniques.

V-TWIN EXPO EXCLUSIVE: Industry Emissions
Saturday, January 28th~ 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Room 232, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Keith R. Ball, Bikernet.Com

Some of the core issues holding our industry back are stifling EPA and CARB regulations. We want to bring shops and the industry up to speed on efforts to curb regulation. In addition we will show a short film titled, “Climate Hustle.” Keith R. Ball, from Bikernet.com and members of the industry will share their findings and efforts exclusively at the V-Twin Expo. "The motorcycling, auto and truck performance industries are under fire,” said Keith. “But there is hope. Come and find out what’s happening."

V-TWIN EXPO EXCLUSIVE: New for 2017 - Land Speed Racing
Saturday, January 28th ~ 3:00pm–4:00pm
Location: Room 232, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Jody Perewitz

Join Jody Perewitz for a thrilling, interactive Land Speed Racing discussion. During this fast – paced educational session, Jody will share her passion for speed and tell her story of how passion turned into a quest to become the fastest on two wheels worldwide. In 2016, at the Bonneville Salt Flats, Jody broke the world record on an American V-Twin at 206 mph! She now holds 15 records. As any rider or speed enthusiast knows, at 206 mph, the slightest mistake, a rough shift, or change in the wind could be catastrophic. Learn from Jody, setting records involve more than just speed, it takes a lot of prep work too. Jody will walk through the multiple details necessary to obtain a record at Bonneville.

Diagnostics with ThunderMax – Data Collection Process
Saturday, January 28th ~ 3:00pm–4:00pm
Location: Room 231, Duke Energy Convention Center
Presenter: Thunder Heart Performance / ThunderMax

All new product and features of ThunderMax. Please RSVP to paul@thunder-heart.com.