New Mobility


  • Friday, December 8, 2017
    8:30 AM 
    Breakfast, Networking and Demos
    Register online to reserve yours. Tables are $50 for members or $500 for nonmembers and pre-revenue startups may qualify for a 50% discount by contacting the Council.
    9:00 AM 
    Welcome and Introductions
    9:05 AM 
    Pre-Market Update
    Our expert analyst will get everyone up to speed on how the traditional parts of the automotive industry are planning for the unknown future when drivers don't drive, cars aren't owned, and urban mobility has both an X and Y axis.
    • Gary Silberg, Partner, KPMG
    9:30 AM 
    Next Generation Mobility Options
    This month we discuss "New Mobility". Like all industries, the path to disruptive transformation is paved with incremental opportunities along the value chain. We will discuss the practical introduction of advanced technology that will support the transition from individually owned, ICE passenger vehicles to true automobility.

    • Moderator: Derek Kerton, Managing Partner at The Kerton Group
    • Arne Stoschek, Head of Autonomous Systems at Airbus A3
    • Amer Akhtar, COO at XPT Global, part of NIO
    • Art Baker, Manager of Strategic Initiatives at AAA NCNU
    10:15 AM 
    Networking Break
    Flip over your agenda to the attendee list and put some faces to those names as we give everyone 30 minutes to connect with each other. As always, we are happy to help you find the person you want to meet.
    10:45 AM 
    Rapid-Fire Demo Presentations / Fastpitch
    Young companies interested in presenting their cutting edge mobility products, services and solutions are welcome to register to be a rapid-fire presenter. These demo slots are 5-minutes and used to introduce new companies and their products, in the hopes of creating interest and follow-up from the Silicon Valley telecom and automotive community including the carriers, the manufacturers, and the investors who follow innovation in this segment.

    Startup categories: Technology that supports connected and autonomous vehicles, car/ride sharing, LEV, closed circuit transportation, and drones. Submit a speaker application online here.

    • Moderator: Steven Atneosen, Vice President, Corporate Development at XPT, a division of NIO
    • Dr. Bibhrajit Halder, Co-founder and CEO at Nextnomy
    • Mohammad Musa, Founder and CEO at Deepen.AI
    • Amina Sekandari, VP, Strategic Development and Marketing at Delorean Aerospace
    • Bradley Momberg, Co-founder and CEO at Super Carbon
    • Brian Glynn, Director, Business Development at Trov
    • Chad Partridge, CEO at Metamoto, Inc
    • Mark McCord, V.P. of Engineering at Cepton Technologies Inc
    • Devin Liddell, Principal Brand Strategist at Teague
    • Thomas Wright, CEO at Horizon Hover
    • Josh Hartung, CEO and Co Founder at PolySync
    11:30 AM 
    Please close this meeting by connecting with the companies and people who presented their new ideas and products during the rapid fire pitches.
    12:30 PM 
    12:30 PM 
    Debrief of LA Auto Show (Members only)
    Autotech Council will debrief the 2017 LA Auto Show among members. These debrief sessions mix news with opinions for those members who did not participate at either show and we encourage our participants to actively contribute their insights to each highlighted topic.
    1:30 PM 
    Close (Debrief)