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Event agenda

On Thursday 13 July nine guest speakers, hand-picked by the FISITA executive team, delivered their ‘real-world’ perspective on future mobility, at County Hall in London. We welcomed a prestigious presenter line-up from some of the world's leading mobility companies:

FEV, Ford, Groupe Renault, McLaren, Shell, TATA Motors, Toyota

08:30

Registration

09:20

Welcome

Dan Nicholson, FISITA President and Global Propulsion Systems Vice President, GM

09:30

Session 1: The Mobility Future

Michael Hurwitz, Director of Transport Innovation, Transport for London

K. Venkatesh Prasad, Senior Technical Leader, Open Innovation, Ford Motor Company

Dipl.-Ing. Bernhard Biermann, Vice President Europe & South America, FEV Europe GmbH

11:20

Session 2: Artificial Intelligence & Mobility Technology

Prof. Dr. Luc Van Gool, Professor of Computer VIsion, KU Leuven / ETH Zurich / Toyota Motor Corporation

Dr. Tim Leverton, President & Head of Advanced and Product Engineering, TATA Motors

Prof. Walter Van Dyck, Associate Professor of Technology and Innovation Management, Vlerick Business School

12:45 – 13:45

Lunch

13:45

The Leadership Interview hosted by Paul Mascarenas

Mr. Jon Lauckner, Chief Technology Officer and VP of R&D, GM and President of GM Ventures

14:35

Session 3: Propulsion of the Future

Dr. Wolfgang Warnecke, Chief Scientist Mobility, Shell

Dipl.-Ing. Remi Bastien, VP Automotive Prospective, Groupe Renault and Chairman, VEDECOM

Andy Palmer, Vehicle Line Director, McLaren Automotive Ltd

16:10

Closing Remarks

Chris Mason, CEO, FISITA

16:20

Networking Drinks