FBI, Ford and Auto Alliance to Discuss the Future of Connectivity at Connected Car Detroit

Mar 08, 2016, 13:31 ET from Automotive Megatrends

CARDIFF, Wales, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

  • Connected Car Detroit takes place in Dearborn, MI on 15 March 2016 
  • Opening panel debate featuring Ford, Auto Alliance and FBI 
  • 20 speakers from OEMs, suppliers and other industry stakeholders 
  • FREE TICKETS for Automotive World site license holders and vehicle manufacturer employees  

Based on the success of a sell-out 2015 conference, Automotive Megatrends is delighted to be back in Michigan for 2016 with a bigger, better event focusing on the connected car.

Connected Car Detroit brings together the stakeholders responsible for the evolution of the connected car. Great speakers, cutting-edge topics and fantastic networking opportunities will make it an unmissable event.


Opening panel discussion featuring:

  • Mike Tinskey, Director - Connected Vehicle Emerging Services, Ford Motor Company
  • Jonathan Weinberger, Vice President of Innovation and Technology, Auto Alliance
  • Tom Winterhalter, SSA (Supervisory Special Agent), FBI

Followed by presentations from:

  • Alan Tatourian, Software Architect, Intel
  • Roland Krause, Engineering Director, ICS
  • Kate Roberts, Director Global Partnerships, Zipcar
  • Damian Barnett, Director Americas, Elektrobit
  • Joel Hoffmann, Open Platform Marketing Manager, Renesas Electronics
  • Christopher Giordano, VP Automotive Division, DiSTI
  • Christopher Andrews, Leader of Emerging Technologies, Visteon
  • Joe Fabbre, Director of Platform Solutions, Green Hills Software
  • Ian Byers, Principal Technical Marketing Manager, Renesas America
  • Joe Fabbre, Director of Platform Solutions, Green Hills Software
  • Pavan Mathew, Senior Director - Content Strategy, Nuance
  • Frans de Rooij, Director Segment Marketing - Automotive, TomTom
  • Paul Asel, Managing Partner, Nokia Growth Partners
  • Chris Shamoun, Manager - Connected Vehicle Services, FEV
  • Olli Laiho, Director, Product Marketing, Rightware

Event sponsors: DiSTI, Elektrobit, FEV, Green Hills Software, ICS, Intel, Invest in Turkey, Mobica, Renesas Electronics Americas, TomTom

Knowledge Partners: Automotive World, Connected Vehicle Trade Association, Ducker Worldwide, Open Mobile Alliance, Roland Berger and Strategy Analytics.

For more information and to obtain tickets for this unique conference, please go to: http://connectedcardetroit.com

Note: Automotive World site license holders and employees of vehicle manufacturers are eligible for FREE TICKETS to this conference.

SOURCE Automotive Megatrends