Chicago, IL | September 25-27, 2024



Igniting Innovation and Driving Progress

The North American International Propulsion Conference (NAIPC) stands out as the premier annual gathering in the propulsion and powertrain industry, exclusively tailored for top-tier executives. NAIPC is organized by industry leaders, bringing together a distinguished audience of individuals at the director level or higher, creating an environment conducive to high-level discussions.

The Chatham House Rule is followed to promote the open exchange of dialogue. Speakers cannot be quoted by attendees, and any information discussed after the event cannot be credited to the speaker.

Event Venue

The Palmer House Hilton

17 E Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60603

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What to Expect

This conference serves as a platform for fostering critical and transparent conversations that shape the strategic direction of companies preparing for the evolving landscape of the international propulsion sector. Through engaging keynotes and interactive sessions, participants will immerse themselves into diverse topics, including customer perspectives, market forces influencing the propulsion sector, and emerging technology options.

In addition to this enriching content, NAPIC offers a unique opportunity for executive-to- executive networking, providing attendees with valuable connections and insights. Join us at NAIPC to stay at the forefront of industry trends and contribute to the discussions shaping the future of propulsion and powertrain.

The program, which is organized by high level propulsion and powertrain executives who are deeply immersed in the ever-evolving automotive industry, is comprised of high-level keynote presentations, industry expert panels, a supplier panel, and an OEM panel.

Meet the Keynote

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Jason Schenker

Chairman of The Futurist Institute
President of Prestige Economics


Jason Schenker is a futurist, economist, and author who prepares leaders for the future.

Jason has given over 1,000 keynote speeches on economic, financial market, and technology topics, including commodities, supply chain, futurist innovation, artificial intelligence and AI, quantum computing, energy and sustainability, geopolitics, demographics, U.S. politics from a nonpartisan viewpoint, and other topics.

Jason earned a bachelor’s in History and in German from the University of Virginia. He holds master’s degree in Applied Economics, Negotiation, and German. He is currently an Adjunct Fellow of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and a Non-Resident Fellow of the U.S. Joint Special Operations University at USSOCOM.

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