October 5-8, 2014
Burlingame(San Francisco), California, USA
Hyatt Regency S. F. Airport
Keynote SpeakersDr. David E. Cole
Center for Automotive Research Chairman
Auto Harvest David E. Cole is the Chairman Emeritus of the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Chairman of Auto Harvest. He was formerly Director of the Office for the Study of Automotive Transportation (OSAT) at the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute and an engineering professor at the University of Michigan. He has worked extensively on internal combustion engines, vehicle design, and overall automotive industry trends. Read more about Dr. Cole, and hear his keynote Monday, October 6 at the event. Dr. Sven A Beiker
Center for Automotive Research at Stanford CARS? Lecturer
School of Engineering and Graduate School of Business Dr. Sven A. Beiker is the Executive Director of CARS, the Center for Automotive Research at Stanford. CARS is an interdisciplinary partnership between academia and industry to address the challenges of personal mobility in the 21st century. Since 2008, Dr. Beiker has been taking care of the program's strategic planning, resources management, and project incubation. He was instrumental in launching research programs at Stanford University in "Legal Aspects of Autonomous Driving", "Wireless Power Transfer to a Moving Vehicle", and "Vehicle Communication via Cellular Networks" as well as "The Revs Program at Stanford" and the "Volkswagen Automotive Innovation Lab." Read more about Dr. Beiker, and hear his keynote Tuesday, October 7 at the event.