CAR Events

Content. Context. Connection.

CAR Events provide all three through a variety of forums large and small. The events, known for their in-depth analysis of industry challenges and trends, all offer productive networking opportunities.

CAR Events are designed to disseminate key research, update stakeholders on critical industry issues, and foster discussions among industry thought leaders to share their insights and solutions to meeting the challenges of an ever-evolving global automotive industry.

CAR Management Briefing Seminars

Initiated by the University of Michigan in 1965, MBS attracts attendees from more than 35 states and 15 countries−representing industry, academia, media and the government.
CAR MBS leads the industry in providing a context for auto industry stakeholders to discuss critical issues and emerging trends while fostering new industry relationships in daily networking sessions. The annual, world-class CAR MBS takes place each August at the Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, Traverse City, Michigan, USA.


T3 Manufacturing Summit

The T3 Manufacturing Summit was developed to help better understand global competition and provide direction to manufacturers for advancing their business in this competitive environment. Experts will speak firsthand and provide case examples of advanced engineering and manufacturing technologies, innovative business practices and strategic positioning for competitive advantage.


Industry Briefings

The CAR Industry Briefing Series is designed to educate auto industry participants, the media and the general public on emerging critical industry issues. CAR’s research staff and industry experts share their insight and knowledge to further understanding of the industry.


CAR Affiliate Events and Briefings

CAR Affiliate Briefings give Affiliates exclusive access to industry research and forecasts, exceptional networking opportunities, thought leadership, and the latest updates from industry experts. Affiliates also have the opportunity to participate in working group activities on topics such as lightweighting, powertrain and cybersecurity.


Connect with us!

Want to know more about how to get involved with our events? Email Lisa Hart today.