CAR Management Briefing Seminars

Design Optimization for ACES Vehicles

Tuesday, August 6  |  1:00 – 2:30 PM


Automated, Connected, Electric, and Shared (ACES) technology will continue to impact vehicle design and engineering requirements such as lightweighting, durability, recyclability, and safety. This session will focus on material selection, mixed-material joining, and other innovative technologies like additive manufacturing.

Scott Borovich
Vice President of Business Development and Technology  |  Shiloh Industries

Jose Chirino
Chair, Automotive Team  |  American Chemistry Council

Jody Hall, Ph.D
Vice President, Automotive Market  |  American Iron and Steel Institute

Mario Greco
Chairman, Aluminum Transportation Group  |  Aluminum Association

Mike Siwajek, Ph.D.
Vice President, Research and Development  |  Continental Structural Plastics

Rick Sturgeon
Senior Global Product Development and Technology Executive  | Dassault Systèmes



Shashank Modi
Research Engineer – Materials and Manufacturing Technology
Center for Automotive Research