AVL Technology Leadership Center Participants

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  • Takao Asami, Corporate Vice President, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Joseph Bakaj, Vice President, Powertrain Engineering, Ford Motor Company
  • Michael J. Bly, Executive Director, Group Global Functional Leader, Global Electrical Systems, Infotainment & Electrification, General Motors Company
  • Christopher Borroni-Bird, Director, Advanced Technology Vehicle Concepts & EN-V Program, General Motor Company
  • Andrew Brown, Jr., Vice President & Chief Technologist, Delphi
  • Chris Cowland, Director, Advance & SRT Powertrain, Chrysler LLC
  • Patrick Davis, Program Manager, Vehicle Technologies Program Office, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Brian F. Fontes, Chief Executive Officer, National Emergency Number Association
  • Charles E. Freese, Executive Director, GM Powertrain Engineering, General Motors Company
  • Peter Froeschle, Senior Manager, Strategic Energy Projects & Market Development Fuel Cell/EV, Daimler AG
  • Yusuke Hasegawa, Senior Chief Engineer & General Manager, Technology Development Division 5, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
  • Bert Haskell, Technology Director, Pecan Street Project Inc., a smart grid research and development organization headquartered at The University of Texas at Austin
  • Jay Joseph, Senior Manager, Product Regulatory Office, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
  • Mark Little, Senior Vice President & Director, GE Global Research
  • Michael Mahan, Product General Manager - EV Infrastructure, GE Energy's Industrial Solutions Business
  • Andreas Mai, Director, North America, Automotive Practice, Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group
  • Paul Mascarenas, Chief Technical Officer & Vice President, Ford Research & Innovation
  • Tom Metzger, Senior Vice President of Global Sales & Account Management, Connected Vehicle Services, Agero (formerly ATX Group)
  • Lynn Peterson, Sustainable Communities and Transportation Policy Advisor for Governor Kitzhaber, State of Oregon
  • William N. Reinert, National Manager, Advanced Technology, Toyota Motor Sales, USA
  • Shelley Row, Director of the U.S. Department of Transportation's Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Joint Program Office
  • Kristin Schondorf, Research and Advanced Engineering Project Manager, Future of Mobility Ford Motor Company
  • Minoru Shinohara, Senior Vice President, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Glen Stancil, Vice President, NRG Energy EV Services
  • Sandy Stojkovski, President, Scenaria, Inc., A Member of the AVL Group
  • Akihiko Tobe, General Manager, Hitachi, Ltd., Social Innovation Business Project Division
  • Tom Turrentine, Director, California Energy Commission's Plug-in Hybrid Electric & Vehicle Research Center, Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis
  • Win Williams, Area Vice President, Emerging Devices, AT&T
  • Sam Winegarden, Vice President Powertrain Global Engines, General Motors Company
  • Mick Winship, Executive Director, AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc.