This report examines the extensive supply chain that supports one assembly plant – Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant (MAP) in Wayne County, Michigan. Read More >
This report investigates connected vehicle and connected vehicle-related activities underway outside Michigan, especially international examples of connected vehicle work, for the purpose of understanding and describing overall best practices in connected vehicles. Read More >
This CAR report reviews the “comeback” of the automotive industry over the last three years in the North American market, including the entire U.S. motor vehicle and parts manufacturing industry. It details a series of forecasts to estimate where the U.S. auto industry is heading in terms of sales, production, and employment. Read More >
Regulatory requirements to improve fuel economy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from vehicles are encouraging automakers to sell alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs). There are many challenges to increasing AFV market share and providing appropriate support of fueling infrastructure for these unconventional vehicles. Read More >
August 5–8, 2013
Traverse City, Michigan
Register now to secure your room and hear from over 75 industry leading speakers at the 2013 MBS!
Mobility. Profitability. Sustainability.
With the foundation of CAR’s research behind the development of the formal sessions, and the numerous opportunities to network in a relaxed setting, attendees will receive a vision of what’s happening as the industry balances between short-term profitability, medium-term growth and long-term sustainability.
Newly added speakers include executives from Ford, Chrysler, GM, Volkswagen, and Nissan. Click here to view the full speaker lineup.
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- Governor Rick Snyder, State of Michigan
- Governor Jay Nixon, State of Missouri
- Dan Ammann, General Motors
- Jacqui Dedo, Dana Holding Corporation
- Scott Keogh, Audi of America
- Bill Kreuger, Nissan Americas
- Phil Martens, Novelis, Inc.
- Doug Rothwell, Business Leaders for Michigan
- Rick Schostek, Honda North America, Inc.
- Dr. Jan Spies, Volkswagen AG
- James Tetreault, Ford Motor Company
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