CAR Management Briefing Seminars

State of the Art:  Connected and Automated Vehicle Technologies

Tuesday, August 6  |  10:00 AM – NOON


Several key technological breakthroughs lie at the heart of the evolution of connected and automated vehicle technology.  These include advancements in sensor technology (such as improved Lidar), artificial intelligence, and cybersecurity, as well as other technologies, including infrastructure improvements.  This session will examine progress in the development of these critical building blocks needed for deployment of highly automated vehicles.


Sue Bai
Chief Engineer, Automobile Technology Research Division  |  Honda R&D Americas, Inc.

Mircea Gradu, Ph.D
Senior Vice President of Quality and Validation  |  Velodyne LIdar

Farid Khairallah
Portfolio Director for Safety Domain Control Units  |  ZF

Damon Mark
VP of Business Development and Sales  |  Trillium Secure, Inc.

Greg McGuire
Lab Director, Mcity  |  University of Michigan

Willard Tu
Senior Director  |  Xilinx



Eric Paul Dennis
Senior Transportation Systems Analyst  – Transportation Systems Analysis
Center for Automotive Research