Experts Who Will Share Insights in 2017:

  • Toshiro Muramatsu
    Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
    Toshiro Muramatsu Deputy General Manager, Telematics Engineering Group, Connected Car and Services Engineering Department & HD Map Development Group, AD and ADAS Advanced Technology Development Department & Connected Car and Autonomous Drive Div.
    Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
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  • Takahiro Tochioka
    Mazda Motor Corporation
    Takahiro Tochioka Senior Principal Engineer, Integrated Control System Development Division
    Mazda Motor Corporation
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  • Gaku Nakazato
    MIC
    Gaku Nakazato Director of New-Generation Mobile Communications Office, Radio Dept., Telecommunications Bureau
    Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC)
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  • Junichi Ochi
    Bosch Corporation
    Junichi Ochi General Manager, Automotive Systems Integration
    Bosch Corporation
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  • Hiroshi Nakajima
    dena
    Hiroshi Nakajima Executive Officer, SVP, Director of Automotive Div.
    DeNA Co.,Ltd
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  • Shinpei Kato
    Tier IV, Inc.
    Shinpei Kato Director/CTO
    Tier IV, Inc.
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  • Tsuguo Nobe
    Intel K.K
    Tsuguo Nobe Architect and Director
    Government Policy & Business Development
    Intel K.K /
    Visiting Associate Professor, Nagoya University
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    Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co.,Ltd
    Speaker TBC Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co.,Ltd
    *Speaker details will be announced once it’s confirmed
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  • Sampo Hietanen
    MaaS Global Ltd
    Sampo Hietanen CEO
    MaaS Global Ltd
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    Sampo Hietanen is the CEO of MaaS Global Ltd. He is father to the concept “Mobility as a Service”, a paradigm change in transport offering. Hietanen’s background is in executive positions in civil engineering and ITS and he has been founding and heading several international businesses in the field.

    MaaS Global Ltd is bringing the concept of Mobility as a Service into reality, by building the world’s first Mobility Ecosystem. MaaS Global aspires to upgrade the service level of transportation by joining together public and private transportation providers. Collaboration and integration of services will create a seamless and compelling travel experience for everyone, locally and globally.

  • Modar Alaoui
    Eyeris
    Modar Alaoui Founder and CEO
    Eyeris
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    Modar is a tech entrepreneur and expert in Artificially Intelligent vision technologies, Deep Learning and Ambient Intelligence. He is currently founder and CEO at Eyeris, the worldwide leading Deep Learning-based emotion recognition software. The company’s flagship product EmoVu reads facial micro-expressions in real-time and uses Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN's) as a Deep Learning architecture to train and deploy its algorithm into a myriad of today’s commercial applications.

    Modar combines a decade of experience between Human Machine Interaction (HMI) and Audience Behavior Measurement. He is a frequent speaker and keynoter on “Ambient Intelligence” as the next frontier in AI, a winner of several technology and innovation awards and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the Huffington Post, Bloomberg and many other major publications for his work.

  • Adam Emfield
    Nuance Communications
    Adam Emfield Head of DRIVE Lab, Principal User Experience Manager
    Nuance Communications
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    Adam is the principal user experience manager at Nuance Automotive. He leads the Design & Research, Innovation, and In-Vehicle Experience (DRIVE) Lab, and is responsible for the usability program for Nuance’s Automotive division. His cross-functional team works across the automotive division to develop new ideas for in-vehicle experiences, to validate existing concepts, and to provide the user’s perspective for the future of in-vehicle experiences.

    He has a master’s degree in Human Factors and Applied Cognition, as well as one in Industrial Engineering focusing on Human Systems and Ergonomics. While in school, he studied attention, spatial navigation, automation, and distracted driving.

  • Makoto Ueno
    SMARTVALUE Co., Ltd.
    Makoto Ueno Division Manager, Project Development Division
    SMARTVALUE Co., Ltd.
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  • Fumihiko Kondo
    HDBaseT
    Fumihiko Kondo Automotive Account Manager
    Valens, HDBaseT Alliance member
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  • Scott Frank
    Airbiquity
    Scott Frank VP Marketing
    Airbiquity
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    Scott Frank, Airbiquity Vice President of Marketing since 2013, is a seasoned marketing and business executive with deep experience developing and deploying global and regional marketing programs for enterprise businesses and technology start-ups alike. Mr. Frank’s marketing experience spans brand building, product development, advertising, direct and relationship marketing, online and event marketing, media planning and buying, and publishing. This diverse portfolio of expertise stems from working with the world’s foremost technology, publishing, research and communications companies, including IBM, Microsoft, International Data Corporation and multiple New York City based advertising agencies. Mr. Frank received his degree in advertising from the Syracuse University S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and resides in Seattle, WA USA with his wife and three children.

  • James Dawson
    Cisco
    James Dawson Global Head of Strategy, Connected Car
    Cisco Jasper
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    James Dawson joined Jasper in 2013 and currently leads Connected Car strategy and technical sales efforts for Cisco Jasper. Prior to this role, James spent 3 years leading automotive business development for Jasper.

    James brings over 20 years of experience in vehicle connectivity solutions, including onboard vehicle systems, wireless networks, and cloud-based service delivery networks.

    Prior to Jasper, James led Customer Solutions at Agero and Aeris Communications. He also held senior positions at DENSO in design validation and test and research and development as well as Qualcomm Personal Electronics in sustaining engineering.

  • Yossi Moscovitz
    Telit Communications PLC
    Yossi Moscovitz Chief Executive Officer, Automotive Solutions
    Telit Communications PLC
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    Mr. Yossi Moscovitz has been Chief Executive Officer of Automotive Solutions at Telit Communications PLC since March 25, 2016. He previously served as President of Telit Wireless Solutions for Telit Communications PLC. Mr. Moscovitz also served as Chief operating Officer and Head of the Data Products Business Division at Dai Italy for Telit Communications PLC.

    Prior to working for Dai Italy, he was responsible for the management of the Data Products activity of Dai Israel. Before joining Dai Israel he was the Chief Executive Officer of Cell Data Ltd., an Israeli company engaged in the development and sales of data products utilising CDMA technology and the Chief Executive Officer of Microkim, an Israeli company operating in the field of wireless communications.

    He holds a B.Sc.EE from the Technion, Israel's leading technological institute.

  • Roger Lanctot
    Strategy Analytics
    Roger Lanctot Director, Automotive Connected Mobility
    Strategy Analytics
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    Roger Lanctot has 25+ years of experience as a journalist, analyst and consultant advising electronics companies, car companies, wireless carriers, Tier 1s and developers on product and market development and strategy. Currently Director, Automotive Connected Mobility, in the Global Automotive Practice at Strategy Analytics. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College and a frequent blogger and keynote speaker.

    Keynote: Telematics Munich

    Keynote: TU-Auto Detroit

    Advisory Board: AutomobilityLA (L.A. Auto Show)

    Advisory Board: Future Networked Car (ITU event held at the Geneva Motor Show)

    Advisor: W3C HTML5 for the car

    2017 Tech Cars Award for Best Analyst or Connected Car Celebrity

    Member: International Motor Press Association, Washington Automotive Press Association

  • Takaaki Sugiura
    Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.
    Takaaki Sugiura Principal researcher, Group Leader, Next-Generation Infrastructure Division
    Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.
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  • Lee Colman
    SBD
    Lee Colman Head of Connected Car Division
    SBD
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    Lee is a senior specialist in the Connected Car division of SBD, an independent technical consultancy specialising in the design and development of vehicle connectivity, safety and security systems. He provides strategic, commercial and technical consultancy to car makers, their suppliers and service providers on all aspects of the connected car ecosystem. For more than 20 years, Lee has been designing and commercialising products in the automotive, telecoms and telematics service provider sectors.

  • Ali Izadi
    Bloomberg New Energy Finance
    Ali Izadi-Najafabadi Head of Intelligent Mobility
    Bloomberg New Energy Finance
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    Ali oversees an analyst team focused on research and analysis on the emerging field of intelligent mobility. The team produces analysis on business models, technologies and policies related to ride hailing, car sharing and autonomous driving. Ali’s prior experience includes working at Japan’s National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, and the fuel cell manufacturer, Ballard Power Systems. Ali has an undergraduate degree in Engineering Physics and a Masters in Electrical Engineering from the University of British Columbia, and a Doctorate in Materials Science from Meijo University.

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2017 Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

  • Blackberry QNX
  • Nuance
  • smartvalue

In Car Connectivity Sponsor

  • HDBaseT

Badge Sponsor

  • Airbiquity

Coffee Break Sponsor

  • Cisco Jasper

Lunch Break Sponsor

  • Johnson Controls Power Solutions

Co-Sponsor

  • Telit