On-Board Diagnostics Symposium-Americas

September 13-15, 2022 | Garden Grove, CA & On-Demand

Timely Technical and Regulatory Updates

The On-Board Diagnostics Symposium-Americas program – created by engineers for engineers – will focus on the latest technologies and strategies being employed to ensure powertrains meet current and upcoming global regulations in North America, Europe, and China. Make sure you’re on board with the latest emission rules and technologies – make plans to attend today!


Michael McCarthy

Vehicle Program Specialist, Emissions Certification & Compliance Division

Currently, Mike has responsibility at CARB for assessment of vehicle and powertrain technology and future light-duty criteria pollutant and greenhouse gas emission standards including leading the review of the greenhouse gas standards already adopted out to the 2025 model year.  Previously, Mike has worked on OBD programs for CARB for over 20 years including managing all aspects of the light-duty and heavy-duty OBD programs.

Mr. McCarthy holds a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering with a specialty in Control Systems from the University of California, Los Angeles.

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“Nowhere else will you find such a mix of OBD technical experts, global regulators, suppliers, and OEM’s.  The content is always rich, and the interactions are priceless.  This event balances the breadth and depth of OBD history, current issues, and future technological challenges.”

— Justin Owen, Product Compliance - Director, Cummins