Tuesday, 20 June:

18:00 Buses to depart for Rising Stars dinner

18:30 Welcoming reception

19:30 Rising Stars dinner and awards ceremony

21:45 Desserts and afterglow reception

23:00 Buses return to hotel

Wednesday, 21 June:

07:00 Registration open / Continental breakfast available

08:00 Sponsored session – Invest in Morocco

09:15 Sponsored session to conclude

09:30 Welcome and morning presentations

09:45 Jochen Sengpiehl, Vice President Marketing, Hyundai Europe

10:15 Kristina Church, Director, European Equity Research, Barclays

10:45 Gilles Normand, Senior Vice President, Electric Vehicle, Groupe Renault

11:15 Coffee and networking break, sponsored by MSX leader

11:30 Overview: The Future of Mobility

Kristin Schondorf, Global Automotive & Transportation Mobility Leader, EY

11:45 Panel Session: The Future of Mobility


  • Joerg Astalosch, CEO, Italdesign
  • Brigitte Courtehoux, Head of Mobility Services BU, PSA
  • Additional panelist tba
  • 12:45 Lunch and networking break

    14:00 Didier Leroy, Executive Vice President, Chief Competitive Officer, President Business Unit Toyota 1, Toyota Motor Co.

    14:30 Hildegard Wortmann, Senior Vice President Brand BMW, BMW

    15:00 Speaker tba

    15:30 Coffee and networking break, sponsored by MSX leader

    15:50 Hakan Samuelsson, CEO, Volvo Car Corporation

    16:20 Stefano Domenicali, Chairman & CEO, Lamborghini

    16:50 Jim Farley, President, Ford of Europe

    17:20 Daytime program concludes/Closing reception

    18:30 Cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception

    19:30 Congress gala dinner

    20:45 Automotive News Europe L.E.A.D.E.R. Awards presentation with AIC

    21:00 Keynote speaker Luca de Meo, President, SEAT

    21:30 Afterglow reception

    Please note: Automotive News Europe reserves the right to change or amend the above agenda at short notice.

    For more information, contact Georgia Chapman,
    Director of European Marketing and Events
    +49 89 5795 9137


    Libby Irwin,
    Conference Director
    +1 313 446 0420

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