The IEEE Spectrum Online Emerging Technology Forum Series
IEEE Spectrum & The IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section Present:
Event 1: Silicon Valley’s Impact on the Automotive Industry
Silicon Valley’s Impact on the Automotive Industry
IEEE Spectrum and the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section present the first in this year's series of emerging technology forums on the technology originating from Silicon Valley and its impact on the Automotive Industry.
On Tuesday October 4, expert panelists representing automotive manufacturers and industry researchers will discuss the new generation of innovations that are changing the automotive industry worldwide.
Will Silicon Valley define the future direction of America’s greatest manufacturing industry? Register today to attend, and listen to our distinguished panel to find out.
This is a live event with a maximum attendance of 350 people, so sign up today!
For IEEE members who cannot attend in person this event will be available on demand soon.
Introduction : Russ Lefevre, Chair, IEEE Electric Vehicles Committee
Moderator : Susan Hassler, Editor in Chief IEEE Spectrum
Overview: Brian Wynne, President of the Electric Drive Transportation Association
Byron Shaw, Managing Director - GM Advanced Technology Silicon Valley
Dirk Rossberg, Head of BMW Group Advanced Technology Office
Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning, Founders of Tesla Motors
Don Hillebrand, Director, Center for Transportation Research Argonne Labs
John Voelcker, Editor, GreenCarReports.com & AllCarsElectric.com
Russ Lefevre, Adjunct Professor Physics and Electrical Engineering
University of North Dakota
President IEEE-USA 2008
Chair, TAB FDC Electric Vehicles Steering Committee
Bill Williams, IEEE USA
Kim Parnell, IEEE SCV Section Chair 2011
Roxsana Hadjizadeh, IEEE SCV Section Chair 2009
Brian Berg, IEEE SCV Section Vice Chair 2011
Ed Aoki, EEE SCV Section Secretary 2011
Sponsored by the IEEE Electric Vehicles Committee.