The three veteran engineers will be part of a group discussing environmental issues and future technologies. The panel meets Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 22.
As CEO of Johnson Controls' joint venture with Saft, Wright guides development of lithium ion battery packs for hybrid and pure electric vehicles.
An industry veteran in gasoline-electric hybrid technology, Wright led the team that brought the 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid to market.
Before being named to lead the U.S. operations of United Kingdom-based Ricardo PLC, Harlow spent 20 years at GM, where he most recently led GM's first global hybrid program as director of global planning for GM Powertrain.
When: Jan. 21-24
Where: Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center
Cost: $1,395 early registration fee by Nov. 30. Daily fee $975.
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