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Aug 01, 2014, 08:30 ET

Chevrolet's CMO Mahoney to Highlight Brand's Global Strategy at CAR Management Briefing Seminars

Tim Mahoney, chief marketing officer Global Chevrolet and Global Marketing Operations Leader, General Motors and Douglas Grimm, chairman, president...

Jul 21, 2014, 10:00 ET

Linking Global Automotive Capital Investment Decisions to Vehicle Manufacturing and Supplier Success will be a focus at the 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars

 Rapidly evolving global investment strategies for vehicle manufacturers and suppliers will be the focus of a new session on Wednesday August 6...

Jul 08, 2014, 14:42 ET

New GM Manufacturing leader Cathy Clegg to address CAR Management Briefing Seminars

Newly appointed North America Manufacturing Vice President for General Motors, Cathy Clegg, will address attendees at the 49th annual Center for...

Jul 29, 2013, 15:22 ET

Winning Racing Panel to Follow Automotive Strategy Session at CAR MBS

2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars, August 5-8  The automotive industry has long looked to racing to improve the "breed" of consumer...

Jul 24, 2013, 09:00 ET

Connected and Self-Driving Vehicle Sessions Bring Technology and Automotive Leaders Together

2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars, August 5-8 Sessions on Monday and Tuesday afternoon of the 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars...

Jul 16, 2013, 09:47 ET

Design Forum features Automotive Technology Trend Watchers and Agents of Change

Young Detroit Entrepreneurs session – unique offering to this year's event The 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars will feature...

Jul 16, 2013, 08:15 ET

Design Forum features Automotive Technology Trend Watchers and Agents of Change

Young Detroit Entrepreneurs session – unique offering to this year's event The 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars will feature experts...

Jun 07, 2013, 11:37 ET

Automotive, Government Leaders Share Vision for Future of Auto Industry at 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars

Automotive decision-makers will discuss the state of the industry and the challenge presented in striking a balance between meeting consumer...

Aug 03, 2012, 11:39 ET

Sales Forecasts, New Benchmarks and New Purchasing Models: CAR MBS panels address key factors for success in the automotive industry

New Sessions Focus on Managing Amidst Moving Targets  Numbers, both projected and actual, drive the automotive industry.  Sales...

Jul 31, 2012, 15:01 ET

Session Explores Solutions to Auto Industry's Skilled Worker Shortage

Industry, government and academic leaders offer hiring strategies at the 2012 CAR Management Briefing Seminars  In an industry that now...

Jul 24, 2012, 15:15 ET

Auto Industry Targets the Next Generation of Buyers with New Vehicle Designs and Technology Advancements

Chrysler Group, Microsoft, NVIDIA, Federal-Mogul and SEMA Present Consumer-Driven Technologies at the 2012 CAR Management Briefing Seminars...

Jul 13, 2012, 09:30 ET

Industry, government leadership at the forefront of the CAR Management Briefing Seminars agenda

Leaders from automotive manufacturers and suppliers, along with the Governors from the states of Michigan and Tennessee, will discuss strategies to...

Jun 11, 2012, 09:45 ET

Future of Automotive Manufacturing to be the Kick-off Topic at the Center for Automotive Research Management Briefing Seminars Aug. 6-9

Key executives from Ford, Nissan, General Motors, Chrysler, Volkswagen, Mazda, Audi and others to present at the premier automotive conference...

Sep 16, 2011, 07:00 ET

The Business of Plugging In 2011 Announces Key Speakers and Sessions

The Business of Plugging In(SM) 2011, a Center for Automotive Research conference, returns to metro Detroit on October 11-13, and will feature a...

Aug 01, 2011, 16:55 ET

Labor Negotiations Topic of Session at CAR Management Briefing Seminars on August 3

Labor negotiations are underway at the Detroit Three -- and will be addressed during the afternoon session on Wednesday, Aug. 3 at the Center for...

Jul 21, 2011, 14:00 ET

Fuel Economy Standards are Focus of Two CAR Management Briefing Seminars Sessions

With technology and policy at the heart of the debate on increasing fuel economy standards, two key sessions at the Center for Automotive Research...

Jun 23, 2011, 13:15 ET

Manufacturing Excellence is the Focus of Kickoff Session at the 2011 CAR Management Briefing Seminars

Key executives from Chrysler, General Motors, Toyota and Volkswagen will share insight on manufacturing excellence at the kickoff session of the...

Jun 02, 2011, 13:30 ET

Prosperity Amid Uncertainty to be Explored by Top Auto Leaders at the 2011 CAR Management Briefing Seminars August 1 to 4

Early registration rates expire June 30 for the auto industry's most influential management conference in North America Leaders from Chrysler,...

Oct 05, 2010, 12:06 ET

Media Advisory: 2010 Business of Plugging InSM Conference Addresses the PEV Business Model, Oct. 12-14

Next week, the Business of Plugging In(SM) conference will gather representatives from utilities, automotive manufacturers and suppliers,...

Sep 21, 2010, 16:19 ET

Chevrolet Volt, Nissan LEAF and Other Electric Vehicles to Participate in Detroit Ride-and-Drive, October 12-13

This October, the Business of Plugging In(SM) conference will host an exclusive ride-and-drive event offering attendees the opportunity to get...