Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 | The Townsend Hotel | Birmingham, MI
2017 CONFERENCE AGENDA
Thursday | Sept. 14
The Townsend Hotel, Birmingham
8:00am – 8:30am
Continental Breakfast and Welcome
8:30am – 10:00am
GLOBAL FUEL ECONOMY STANDARDS
Looking at consumer trends, we’ll gain a deeper understanding of the environment automakers and suppliers are working in to meet light-duty fuel economy and CO2 emission targets.
Presented by Erin Sunde – Industry Analyst, WardsAuto
GLOBAL ELECTRIFICATION OUTLOOK
AutoForecast Solutions’ Maxim and Fiorani present the global outlook for LV electrification, drawing on data and analysis from the WardsAuto/AFS Global Vehicle and Powertrain Forecasts.
Presented by Brian Maxim & Sam Fiorani, AutoForecast Solutions LLC
10:00am – 10:20am
10:20am – 11:30am
EMERGING TRENDS AND USER EXPERIENCE
We’ll look at new and emerging trends in User Experience offerings and technology.
Presented by Bob Gritzinger – Associate Editor, WardsAuto
Our quarterly WardsAuto Barometer featuring automaker score cards and more.
Presented by Haig Stoddard – Senior Industry Analyst, WardsAuto
11:30am – 12:00pm
We’ll address your comments and questions on all topics discussed.
Moderated by John Sousanis, WardsAuto Managing Director.