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Tuesday, 9 June:

Daytime Tours of the IAC/JLR plant in Halewood, UK

17:45 Shuttles from ANE Congress (Hilton Birmingham Metropole) to Coventry Cathedral

18:30 Rising Stars Cocktail reception

19:30 Rising Stars dinner and awards ceremony

21:45 Desserts and afterglow reception

Shuttles will be available from 22:00 onwards back to the Hilton Birmingham Metropole. Last shuttle departs at 23:30.

Wednesday, 10 June:

07:00 Registration open

         Continental breakfast available

08:00 Pre-Congress panel session sponsored by Castrol leader

09:00 End of sponsored session

09:30 Welcome

09:45 Andy Palmer, CEO, Aston Martin

10:20 Peter Schwarzenbauer, Member of the Board of Management, BMW AG

10:55 Coffee and networking break, sponsored by MSX leader

11:15 Panel Session: Car Retailing 20/20

12:30 Lunch and networking break

13:45 Arndt Ellinghorst, CEO, Evercore ISI Europe

14:20 Annette Winkler, CEO, smart

14:55 Bo Andersson, CEO, AvtoVaz

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

15:50 Linda Jackson, CEO, Citroen

16:25 Olivier Francois, Chief Marketing Officer, FCA – Global President and CEO Fiat Brand, FCA – Global

17:00 Håkan Samuelsson, President & CEO, Volvo Car Corporation

17:35 Conclusion of daytime programming

18:30 Cocktail reception

19:30 Congress gala dinner


    AIC L.E.A.D.E.R. Awards presentation

21:00 Keynote speaker Dr. Ralf Speth, CEO, Jaguar Land Rover

21:30 Afterglow reception

23:00 Conclusion

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