Innovation in Ownership Experience


  • Friday, August 14, 2020
    8:15 AM  -  8:30 AM
    Networking (Virtual Lobby Opens)
    Members can log in to Council's Virtual Meeting Room any time after 8:15 to make sure their audio and video equipment is working correctly and chat with other members.
    8:30 AM  -  8:35 AM
    Opening Remarks & Introductions
    8:35 AM  -  8:50 AM
    Market Overview
    Our opening analyst will set the stage for today's meeting with background and facts on the current state of the market, an update on where the market is headed, and some insight into the opportunity for innovation in this segment.
    8:50 AM  -  9:10 AM
    Keynote: Owning a Software Defined Car
    In this era of over-the-air updates and Software Defined Cars (SDC), the car itself can change month to month, incorporating new features, unlocking performance, or offering different ownership models on a feature-by-feature basis. A software-defined car can actually improve over time. Nvidia will share their SDC vision and some of the new customer experiences and business models the automotive industry can expect.
    • Danny Shapiro, Sr. Dir Automotive for Nvidia
    9:10 AM  -  9:40 AM
    Panel: Ownership Experience
    From the role of dealerships, ownership models, and traditional long-term customer relationships, the customer experience is changing faster. Our panelists are thinking about this new relationship, and its possiblities from the perspective of supporting the full customer cycle.
    • CSAA Insurance Group's Lisa Figgins
    • Dassault Systèmes' expert on Virtual Dealership
    • National Automobile Dealers Association, invited
    9:40 AM  -  11:00 AM
    Rapid-Fire Demo Presentations / Fastpitch
    Several young companies have 5-minutes each to introduce their technology and products to creating interest and follow-up from the automotive industry including the carmakers and Tier 1s who are investing in mobility innovation. Representatives from Autotech Council member companies will ask questions after each pitch.

    Member Panel:
    • Softbank - Sofia Hou, VP at Softbank Vision Fund
    • Faurecia - Karim Chaiblaine, VP BD
    • Honda - invited

    Startup Segments:

    • inspection
    • pay-as-you-go
    • predictive maintenance
    • AR POI
    • repairs
    • Aftermarket AV
    • Subscriptions

    Although the speaker application deadline has passed, relevant companies who did not apply can reserve remaining pitch spots, if available, when registering to attend this meeting.

    11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM
    Live Networking and Followup
    NEW FOR THIS MEETING: Virtual Lounge
    Remember in the before times when we had networking tables in the back of our meetings? Well, today you can connect with our speakers, members, and other attendees around virtual tables in our online Networking Lounge. You’ll have 30 minutes to followup in-person at tables of 2 to 6 people, and we can't wait for your feedback.