SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Wednesday, April 9

Regulatory Driven Impacts on Powertrain
(Session Code: ANN103)

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

Regulations are transforming powertrain technologies by pushing the industry to innovate at a very fast pace. The industry is also faced with finding the most cost effective solutions to meet future global emissions and fuel economy standards. This panel will discuss the types of innovation that various OEMs and suppliers are bringing forward to meet significant challenges. The real question is: what, if any, silver bullets exist in the innovation pipeline?

Moderators - John M. Fuerst, President of Diesel Systems, Delphi Automotive
Panelists -
Louis Bailoni, President, Scenaria Inc.
Robert J. Bienenfeld, Assistant Vice President, Environment & Energy Strategy, Product Regulatory Office, American Honda Motor Co. Inc.
Christopher Grundler, Director of the Office of Transportation and Air Quality (OTAQ) for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Jennifer Rumsey, Vice President of Engineering, Engine Business, Cummins Inc.
Kregg S. Wiggins, Senior Vice President, Powertrain NA, Continental Automotive