Detroit Public Television: The Future of Cars – The Advance Mobility Project – Global Webcast – February 21st – 9am – 4:30am

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Tomorrow at 9am!

 

 

 

 Advanced Mobility Project: Beyond the Connected Vehicle

 

 

 

The future of cars – Self-driving cars

 

 

 

Connected cars -Telematics – Smart Cars– Shared Cars

 

 

 

Re-imagined buses, trucks, transportation systems

 

 

 

Advanced Safety Systems – Shared vehicles

 

 

 

Live – Online – Starting at 9am tomorrow morning – Free

 

 

 

 

 

Take a look into the future of the automotive and transportation industries on February 21st by joining the live, online Beyond the Connect Vehicle Conference from 9:00a.m-4:30p.m.  Listen to keynote speakers and interactive discussions on how we can make moving from point A to point B safer, cheaper, greener and, perhaps, driver-less.

 

 

The conference is being produced by Next Energy and made available online by Detroit Public Television.  It is the first event for the recently announced Advanced Mobility Project which is focused on the future of transportation.

 

 

 

Click here to watch the conference starting at 9am on Friday:  www.dptv.org/connected  

 

The auto industry is moving fast to embrace vehicle connectivity, but that’s only the beginning. This conference will feature some of the world’s best advanced mobility thinkers and explore exciting new trends for personal transportation. Some of the topics include:

 

 

 

·         The connected vehicle – what it is and how it’s changing everything

 

·         How connectivity impacts our ability to get where we want, when we want

 

·         How smart devices can add “day one” value

 

·         Apps in vehicles vs. apps in smartphones

 

·         How connected electric vehicles impact sustainability and quality of life

 

·         Lessons from innovative mobility projects in deployment

 

·         Where we go next: evaluating the timeline and factors for large volume consumer adoption

 

 

 

Who’s speaking?  The complete conference agenda is below.  For more information go to: http://www.advancedmobilityproject.org/

 

 

Mobility

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AGENDA ADVANCED MOBILITY PROJECT – 2-21-2014 – NEXTENERGY CENTER

 

 

 

WELCOME

 

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.

 

Bill Hampton, Publisher, AutoBeat Group

 

Jean Redfield, President & CEO, NextEnergy

 

 

 

KEYNOTE: THE CONNECTED VEHICLE – WHAT IT IS & HOW IT’S CHANGING EVERYTHING

 

9:15 – 9:45 a.m.

 

Nick Pudar, Director, Urban Active Solutions, General

 

Motors Company

 

 

 

HOW SMART DEVICES CAN ADD “DAY ONE” VALUE

 

9:45 – 10:30 a.m.

 

Ed Griffor, Walter P Chrysler Technical Fellow,

 

Chrysler Group, LLC

 

Scott McCormick, President, Connected Vehicle Trade Association

 

Moderator: Brian Daugherty, Associate Director, Advanced

 

Development and Intellectual Property, Visteon Corporation

 

 

 

HOW CONNECTIVITY IMPACTS OUR ABILITY TO GET WHERE WE WANT, WHEN WE WANT

 

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

 

Ben Stanley, Global Automotive Lead, IBM Institute of

 

Business Value

 

Michael Somoza, CEO, GottaPark

 

Moderator: Jessie Feller, Managing Director, Meeting of the Minds

 

 

 

2014 ITS WORLD CONGRESS: REINVENTING TRANSPORTATION IN OUR CONNECTED WORLD

 

11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

 

Jim Barbaresso, Vice President, ITS & Chair, HNTB Corporation

 

 

 

LUNCH, NETWORKING & TOURS

 

11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 

 

 

APPS IN VEHICLES VS. APPS ON SMARTPHONES

 

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.

 

John Ellis, Global Technologist & Head of the Ford

 

Developer Program, Ford Motor Company

 

Jeff Klaumann, Head of Samsung Apps US, Samsung Electronics

 

Moderator: Josh Diskin, Business Development, Detroit Labs

 

 

 

HOW CONNECTED ELECTRIC VEHICLES IMPACT SUSTAINABILITY & QUALITY OF LIFE

 

1:45 – 2:30 p.m.

 

Chris Borroni-Bird, VP, Strategic Development, Qualcomm

 

Technologies, Inc.

 

Jean Redfield, President & CEO, NextEnergy

 

Moderator: Gordon Feller, Director, Urban Innovations,

 

CISCO Systems

 

 

 

LESSONS FROM INNOVATIVE MOBILITY PROJECTS IN DEPLOYMENT

 

2:40 – 3:40 p.m.

 

Ann Arbor Connected Vehicle Safety Pilot: Peter

 

Sweatman, Director, UMTRI, University of Michigan

 

Automated Transit Options: Corey Clothier, Business

 

Development Strategist, Comet LLC

 

Integrated Transportation Systems in Detroit:

 

Sharmila Mukherjee, Supervising Planner & Project

 

Manager, Parsons Brinckerhoff

 

Connecting the Dots: Sue Zielinski, Managing Director,

 

SMART at University of Michigan

 

Moderator: Tim Johnson, Director, Transportation

 

Initiatives, NextEnergy

 

 

 

KEYNOTE: EVALUATING THE TIMELINE & FACTORS FOR LARGE VOLUME CONSUMER ADOPTION

 

2:40 – 4:00 p.m.

 

Larry Burns, Professor, Engineering Practice,

 

University of Michigan & Former Corporate VP, Research

 

& Development, General Motors Company

 

 

 

WHERE WE GO NEXT

 

4:00 – 4:30 p.m.

 

Nigel Francis, Senior Vice President, Automotive Office,

 

Michigan Economic Development Corporation

 

Jean Redfield, President & CEO, NextEnergy

 

Moderator: Bill Hampton, Publisher, AutoBeat Group

 

 

 

 

 

Rich Homberg/President and CEO – @RichHomberg

 

Detroit Public Television – 248-640-4169

 

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