SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, April 8

Building Bridges between the Motor City and Silicon Valley
(Session Code: ANN101)

Room AVL Technology Leadership Center/Grand Riverview Ballroom B  1:30 p.m.

The Motor City is stepping on the gas to keep up with Silicon Valley. Pundits believe success for Detroit’s automakers will depend on the industry bridging the gap between its traditional incremental innovation and the lightning fast breakthroughs in consumer electronics. Can automakers step up the pace in implementing new technologies into vehicles? This panel will answer this question as they explore how to make the technological shift happen in proven and practical ways.

Moderators - Jeffrey J. Owens, Chief Technology Officer & Executive Vice President, Delphi Automotive
Panelists -
Rob Csongor, Vice President & General Manager, Automotive, NVIDIA
Dirk Hoheisel, Member of the Board of Management, Robert Bosch GmbH
Takeshi Mitamura, General Manager, Nissan Motor Co.
Naoki Sugimoto, Senior Program Director, Honda Silicon Valley Lab.
John Suh, Director, Hyundai Ventures