SAE 2016 North American International Powertrain Conference

September 21-23, 2016

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Westin Chicago River North Hotel

Keynote Speakers

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 6:10 pm

Bran Ferren Bran Ferren
Co-Founder/ Co-Chairman/ Chief Creative Officer
Applied Minds

Theme:
'INNOVATE OR DIE! (Note: Dying is Easier…)'

Abstract:
Mr. Ferren will discuss some of the challenges and opportunities ahead for automakers, and present some new ways of thinking about organizational innovation & managing risk.

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 8:00 am

Lawrence D. Burns, PhD Lawrence D. Burns, PhD
Business Advisor

Theme:
'Transforming Mobility: The Signal in the Noise'

Abstract:
Mr. Burns will frame possible mobility futures and offers suggestions on how to prepare for what appears to be inevitable.

 

Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors
  • AVL
  • BMW
  • FEV
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • Ford Motor Company
  • GM
  • Hyundai
  • Nissan
  • Ricardo

Gold Sponsors
  • Aisin
  • BASF
  • Bosch
  • Delphi
  • Denso
  • Denso
  • Mahle
  • Roush
  • Schaeffler
  • ZF

Silver Sponsors
  • Honeywell
  • Nemak
Bronze Sponsors
  • Federal Mogul
  • Jatco
  • Means
  • Timken
  • Tremec

Conference Supporters
  • BorgWarner
  • Continental
  • Horiba
  • Navistar
  • Novation
  • KSPG Rheinmetall
  • Toyota
  • Victrex