Google's Krafcik will address AN World Congress
John Krafcik, CEO of Google's self-driving car project, will speak at the Automotive News World Congress on Jan. 10. The former Hyundai Motor America CEO and longtime Ford executive joined Google in September 2015.
Mercedes design boss to speak at World Congress
Mercedes-Benz is on track to pass BMW to become the world's best-selling premium brand this year. A key reason is the "sensual purity" design language developed by Gorden Wagener, global vice president of design for Mercedes parent Daimler AG, who will speak Jan. 10 at the Automotive News World Congress.