CAR Management Briefing Seminars

August 4-5, 2021

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2021 Keynotes

2021 Speakers

  • Chief Engineer & Division Director
    Honda Research Institute USA, Inc.
  • Global Director, Automotive Sales
    Amazon Web Services
  • Sr. Business Development Executive - Applications
    Capgemini North America
  • Program Manager
    Smart Columbus
  • Head of Research & Development, North America, Holistic Engineering and Technologies
    Continental AG
  • Principal Analyst, Americas
    IHS Markit
  • Director - Connected / Autonomous Technologies
    American Center for Mobility - Powered by Intertek
  • Global Head of Supply Chain
    Nikola Corporation
  • Director, Assessment & Standards Division - Office of Transportation and Air Quality
    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Vice President and General Manager of Transportation Business
  • Director/National Strategy + Technology Innovation
    Knight Foundation
  • Chief Diversity Officer and Director of People Strategy
    Ford Motor Company
  • Chief Technology Officer
    Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA)
  • Chief Engineer, Mustang Mach-E
    HK Strategies/Ford Motor Company
  • Chief Executive Officer
    ZoZo Go
  • Policy Advisor
  • Group Leader
    MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • President
    LG Energy Solution Michigan Inc. Tech Center
  • Director, Global Battery Cell & Electrification Strategy
    General Motors
  • Director, Marketing and Performance Improvement
    ArcelorMittal North America
  • CEO
    Atlis Motor Vehicles
  • Chief Executive Officer
    Optimus Ride
  • Senior Economist
    White House Council of Economic Advisers
  • Principal
    Deloitte Consulting
  • Chief Revenue Officer
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Vice President of Government Relations and Public Affairs
  • Vice President, Production Engineering and New Model Quality
    Nissan U.S.
  • Mobility Strategist
    Ford - City Solutions
  • Vice President, Marketing & Customer Experience
    American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
  • Partner
  • Founder & CEO
  • Director - Office of Transformational Technology
    Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
  • President and CEO
  • Automotive and Mobility Analyst
    Wells Fargo
  • President, North America
    Continental Corporation
  • General Manager, Diversity & Inclusion
  • Vice President, Total Rewards and People Development
    Magna International
  • Vice President, Global Partnerships

    SRI International
  • Executive Director
    AFL-CIO Industrial Union Council
  • WatCAR Managing Director
    University of Waterloo Centre for Automotive Research
  • Director of Supplier Diversity, Service and Support Purchasing
  • Chief Executive Officer
    Kensington Capital
  • Head of WW Business Development
    Amazon Web Services
  • Vice President, Transportation & Mobility Industry
    Dassault Systemes
  • Managing Director
    Bank of America
  • Legislative Director
  • Senior Director, Policy
  • VP Analysis Solutions
  • Senior Manager, Application Development Engineering and Composite Technologies
    BASF Performance Materials
  • Principal
    Ernst & Young, LLP
  • Senior Director of Industrial Innovation
  • Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
    Humanising Autonomy
  • Vice President of Engineering
    Lordstown Motor Corp.
  • Global Product Line Director – Active Aerodynamics and Trim
    Magna Exteriors
  • Vice President, Energy & the Environment
    Alliance for Automotive Innovation
  • Research Scientist
    MIT AgeLab
  • Vice President – Driveline Product Engineering
    American Axle Manufacturing
  • Product Engineering Manager
    L&L Products
  • Customer Engineering Director
    Faurecia Interiors North America
  • Public Policy Manager
  • Chief Safety Innovation Officer
  • President & CEO
    American Center for Mobility
  • President, Global Forecasting
    LMC Automotive
  • VP of Partnerships
  • Global Executive, Information Technology
    Horizon Global
  • Vice President of Land Systems
    SAE Industry Technologies Consortia (SAE ITC)
  • Executive Chief Engineer, Innovative Research Excellence Division
    Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
  • Chief Technology Officer
    International Transportation Innovation Center
  • EVP Mobility Solutions, Americas
  • President
    Brose North America
  • Mosaic Sector Head, Mobility and Transportation
    KeyBanc Capital Markets
  • Chief Systems Engineer - Strategy, Growth, and Innovation Organization (Digital Engineering)
  • Senior Vice President and CIO
  • Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
    Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA)


2021 Moderators

  • Head of NA Operations
  • President and CEO
    Center for Automotive Research
  • President and CEO
    Alliance for Automotive Innovation
  • Senior Vice President - Research
    Center for Automotive Research
  • Senior Industry Analyst
    Center for Automotive Research
  • Managing Director, Mobility
    Rocky Mountain Institute
  • Executive Director and CEO
    Automation Alley
  • President
  • Transportation Correspondent
  • Head of Automotive and AV Partnerships
  • Industry Executive Advisor
    SAP America
  • Co-Founder & Partner
    Assembly Ventures
  • Director, Technology
    Center for Automotive Research
  • Director, Automotive Communities Partnership(ACP) and Director-Research
    Center for Automotive Research
  • CEO and Founder
    Center for Automotive Diversity, Inclusion and Advancement
  • Managing Director
  • Senior Vice-President, Global Industry Verticals and Sales Enablement Team