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The Future Is Now: Today's Strategies For Tomorrow's Success

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
12:00pm

Registration opens

1:30pm

Welcome

1:35pm

Rick Hanna, Global Automotive Leader, PwC

1:45pm

Mark Rosekind, Administrator, NHTSA

2:15pm

José Muñoz, Chief Performance Officer, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Chairman, Nissan North America

2:45pm

Wolfgang Dürheimer, Chairman & CEO, Bentley Motors

3:15pm

Break – sponsored by Government of Canada

3:30pm

Gorden Wagener, Chief Design Officer, Daimler AG

4:00pm

Peter Welch, President, NADA

4:30pm

John Krafcik, CEO, Waymo

5:00pm

Networking reception sponsored by Georgia Allies

6:30pm

Dinner – sponsored by IHS Markit

7:40pm

IHS Markit Loyalty Awards

8:00pm

Bill Ford, Executive Chairman, Ford Motor Company

8:35pm

Afterglow – sponsored by Castrol

                                   

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
8:00am

Registration opens

Continental breakfast – sponsored by Government of Canada

9:00am

Welcome

9:05am

Donna Satterfield, Vice President, Americas Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, IBM

9:15am

Tony Fadell, Inventor of the iPod and iPhone, and Founder and Former CEO of Nest

10:00am

Linda Hasenfratz, CEO, Linamar Corporation

10:30am

Break – sponsored by Government of Canada

10:50am

Futurist Panel

  • Peter B. Kosak, GM Executive Director, Urban Mobility Programs, General Motors
  • Dr. Rachel Nguyen, Executive Director, Nissan Future Lab, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
  • Dinesh Paliwal, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Harman International

11:40am

John Mendel, Executive Vice President Auto Division, American Honda Motor Co.

12:15pm

Lunch – sponsored by Brose

1:45pm

John Murphy, Managing Director & Lead US Auto Analyst in Equity Research, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

2:20pm

Supplier Panel

  • Byron Foster, Executive Vice President, Adient
  • Frank Jourdan, Member of the Executive Board and President of the Chassis & Safety Division, Continental AG
  • Sachin Lawande, President and CEO, Visteon
  • James R. Verrier, President and CEO, BorgWarner Inc.

3:30pm

Break – sponsored by Government of Canada

3:50pm

Sherif Marakby, Vice President of Global Vehicle Programs, Uber

4:25pm

Joe Hinrichs, President, The Americas, Ford Motor Company

5:00pm

Networking reception – sponsored by BorgWarner

6:30pm

Dinner – sponsored by IHS Markit

7:30pm

Automotive News/PwC Shareholder Value Awards

7:45pm

Presentation of the BorgWarner Championship Driver's Trophy to the 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi and BorgWarner Championship Team Owner's Trophy to Michael Andretti and Bryan Herta from Andretti Herta Autosport

8:00pm

Mark Reuss, Executive Vice President Global Product Development, Purchasing & Supply Chain, General Motors

8:35pm

Conclusion

                                   

Thursday, January 12, 2017
Tour the NAIAS during its second industry preview day, before it opens to the public. Shuttle transportation will be provided to and from Cobo Center and the Detroit Marriott beginning at 8:00am.                                    
Speakers are subject to change.




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Libby Irwin, Conference Director:
Phone: (313) 446-0420
Email: lirwin@autonews.com

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Phone: (313) 446-0479
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