SAE 2014 Electric Powertrain Technologies Symposium

November 19, 2014

Stuttgart, Germany

Le Meridien Hotel

Meet the SAE 2014 Electric Powertrain Technologies Symposium Event Organizing Committee

Leonhard Bartsch Leonhard Bartsch
Ford Motor Company

Mr. Leonhard Bartsch is the Supervisor of the Powertrain System Analytics and Technology Strategy team at the Ford Research Center Aachen. Leading the activities in Research and Advance of Analysing powertrain concepts including hybridization up to 60V with the scope of emissions, fuel economy and performance. Read more…

Dr. Wolfgang Bernhart Dr. Wolfgang Bernhart
Roland Berger Strategy Consultants

Dr. Wolfgang Bernhart has been working in the automotive industry for 18 years. In 1993, he earned his Ph.D. from the University of Karlsruhe's Institute of Production Science (thesis paper on Calculation In Parallel To Development). After serving as Key Account Director Daimler at COVISINT in Amsterdam, he managed the European automotive activities at Arthur D. Little between 2003 to 2006. He has been Partner at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants GmbH since 2007. Read more…

Scott Craig Scott Craig
Infineon Technologies

As Global Account Executive at Infineon, Mr. Craig is responsible for business development at Ford Motor Company worldwide. He leads the promotion of innovation and the collaboration between the two organizations.

Mr. Craig started his career at AC Rochester and has worked for Kelsey Hayes (now TRW), FCI, and JAE prior to joining Infineon in 2003. Read more…

Erol Guerocak Erol Guerocak
P3 Group

Dipl. Wirt.-Ing. Erol Guerocak operates as Senior Consultant within the P3 Group since 2010. He has consulted various customers within the automotive and energy sector due to his longstanding expertise in the field of charging infrastructure and charging performance as well as in the development of distribution strategies of electrical vehicles. Since then, he has supervised multiple projects in Europe, in the USA, in China and in Japan. Erol Guerocak graduated from RWTH Aachen University as Industrial Engineer (Dipl. Wirt.-Ing.) and specialized in automotive engineering.

Jay Schultz Jay Schultz
Parker Hannifin Corporation

Jay W. Schultz, Industry Market Manager, Parker Hannifin Corporation; Mr. Shultz received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Milwaukee School of Engineering in 1999. He has spent his career at Parker Hannifin holding various positions in engineering, sales, business development and product management. Read more…
Timothy Thoppil Timothy Thoppil
P3 Group

Timothy is the eMobility Competency Lead at P3 North America. He has consulted for leading North American and European automotive companies in the fields of alternative powertrains, batteries and smart grids. Timothy's areas of expertise include product and technology planning, management of cooperations and joint development programs, risk management and cost analysis.

Prior to P3, Timothy worked with General Motors Corporation and was involved in the development of the Chevrolet Volt's battery refurbishment and repair strategy. Read more…