NACE | CARS announced the complete agenda for the third annual Technology & Telematics Forum (TTF), taking place Friday, August 12 in Anaheim, Calif. Sponsored by Auto Alliance, CCC Information Services, Ratchet + Wrench, FenderBender and the Automotive Service Association (ASA), TTF provides attendee with an opportunity to meet OE engineers and learn about technologies that will soon be in collision repair, automotive service and repair shops.
The Technology & Telematics Forum is a half day event, including a private breakfast at 8 a.m. and a private strolling lunch with an opportunity to participate in the industry’s first and only Toyota Mirai Ride Along at 11:30 a.m.
The agenda topics and speakers include:
What’s the Big Deal with Vehicle Hacking?
This year TTF kicks off with the most pervasive issue on the minds of automakers and parts suppliers: Hacking. Learn how and who is attempting to hack your customer’s vehicles.
- Donny Seyfer, ASA, Moderator
- Craig Smith, Theia Labs
- Mahbubul Alam, Movimento
Accident Avoidance Technology
Many new accident avoidance technologies have erupted onto the market in the last few years. ASA Chairman Elect Roy Schnepper will host an OE panel to discuss new technologies and techniques that directly affect both collision and service repair processes.
- Roy Schnepper, ASA, Moderator
- Richard Salceda, Mazda
- Matt Valbuena, Mazda
- Mark Allen, Audi
The Future of Vehicle Security
There are many challenges to maintaining vehicle security as more and more data comes into and flows out of vehicles. Hear how privacy advocates and OE’s envision the connected future and the automobile.
- Bob Redding, ASA, Moderator
- Lauren Smith, Future of Privacy Forum
- Bob Gruszczynski, Volkswagen
- Alliance Representative
Future Technology: Velodyne
In the very near future cars will be able to see and identify objects around them. See how DARPA’s robot wars led to one the most cutting edge technologies moving us ever closer to autonomous vehicles.
- Henry Le, Velodyne
Future Technology: Mirai
At the first TTF we showed you Toyota’s approach to Fuel Cell technology. This year we are proud to partner with Toyota as they unveil the final product. Meet Mirai and join us at the end of TTF in taking a ride in the industry’s first and only Mirai Ride along.