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The Must Attend Event for Automation & Connectivity Experts

November 16-17, 2017 | Westin Southfield Detroit, USA

The Must Attend Event for Automation & Connectivity Experts – Automotive Tech.AD Detroit is the North American version of we.CONECT’s Berlin event on vehicle automation & connectivity. Like the European conference, the US event is a combination of inspirational expert keynotes and well moderated, interactive world café sessions, private discussion rounds and networking sessions. Connecting people is our mission.

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What can you expect at the Automotive Tech.AD Detroit 2017

  • Community: Automotive Tech.AD Detroit forms the leading business platform on vehicle automation and connectivity in North America. Speakers from all over the globe give insights into their concepts and report about current strategies
  • Delegates: 200+ senior level executives and leading professionals discuss the most pressing challenges and solutions, technologies, trends and best practice innovations in the field of automated & connected driving
  • Speakers & Moderators: 25+ pioneering experts and industry-leaders share experiences, forecast trends in the automation and connectivity revolution, present their best practices, evaluate best-in-class projects and explain the advances in recent projects
  • Networking: Multiple opportunities for networking invite you to meet and greet with those hard-to-meet executives in a relaxed and social setting
  • Sessions: 20+ innovative and interactive sessions ensure that all key topics are covered. 20+ hours of networking with top level executives from all important industries from across the globe
  • Format: 4 Icebreaker round tables, 8 World Cafés, more than 20 case studies, 6 Challenge Your Peers round tables

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The Tech.AD Detroit Sessions

Icebreaker Sessions

Round tables on the evening prior the first conference day and your first opportunity for informal networking.

Challenge your Peers

Parallel round table discussions offer you the possibility to talk about your own challenges.

Training Session

An environment that allows you to be guided through specific topics from experts in small groups.

Tweetback & Connect

The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion.


Top speakers, trendsetters, evangelists and experts in the field share their personal experience.

Panel Discussion

A moderated conversation where hand-picked industry experts discuss current and future issues from different perspectives.

Live Tech Take

Delegates and solution providers have the chance to actively participate in product and service demos on the expo floor.

Networking Dinner

Wind down, enjoy great food and drinks in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.

World Café Session

Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.

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The Westin Southfield Detroit


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