April 11, 2019 | The Townsend Hotel | Birmingham, MI

FOCUS: AI & Autonomy

John Sousanis, Managing Director-Wards Intelligence

Morning Keynote
Jada Smith, Vice President of Advanced Engineering and External Relations for Aptiv

Sensing and Perception
Jim Robnett – AEye Vice President of Automotive Business Development

The Challenges for Chip Makers to Support AD/AI and the Need for Adaptive Silicon Solutions
Willard Tu, Sr. Director, Automotive Business Unit for Xilinx

The In-Vehicle Processor: Computing Power and Deep Learning to Meet the Challenges of Autonomy
Farid Khairallah, Portfolio Director-ZF Electronics and Advanced Driver Assist Systems for Commercial Vehicles

Smart Architectures, High-Speed Networks
Valens – speaker TBA

Data Analytics, AI and Storage

  • Michael Ger, General Manager-Manufacturing and Automotive, Cloudera
  • Weka.io – Barbara Murphy, VP of Marketing, WekaIO
  • 11:45-11:55 Trillium Secure, speaker TBA

12:00-12:45 LUNCH

Scaling Autonomous Vehicle Hardware and Software
Henry Bzeih, CTO and Senior Vice President for Automotive, Flex

AI-assisted Mapping and Navigation
NNG – Speaker TBA

Ensuring Safety and Security, Testing and Validation

  • Key cybersecurity issues related to AI and autonomy – Argus — speaker TBA
  • Simulation, testing and validation processes Kevin Williams, NVIDIA
  • Understanding Human Behavior – Assam Alzookery, Founder and CEO, INTVO

3:15-4:00 Wrap-up and networking