May 29 - 31, 2019
Detroit

Automotive Lighting Speakers

Speakers


2019 Chairperson


Frank Schwartz
Frank Schwartz
Principal
Advanced Automotive Consulting Services (AACS)

2019 Speakers


Luciano Lukacs
Luciano Lukacs
Lincoln Exterior Lighting Supervisor
Ford Motor Company
Sunil Dalal
Sunil Dalal
Exterior Lighting Evaluations Leader
Toyota North America
Michael Larsen
Michael Larsen
GM Exterior Lighting Specialist
General Motors
Gary Rushton
Gary Rushton
Active Safety & Body Controls Systems Engineering, Feature Owner - Vision and Visibility
General Motors
Shannen Borngesser
Shannen Borngesser
Engineering Manager / Global Technical Team Leader - Exterior Lighting
GM
Simon Baker
Simon Baker
Lighting Subject Matter Expert
Rivian
Michael VanBelle
Michael VanBelle
Engineering Manager
Ford Motor Company
Andre Reinhardt
Andre Reinhardt
Global Product Planning and Strategy Manager – Smart Tech
Flex
Arees Uthayasurian
Arees Uthayasurian
Senior Studio Engineer
Faraday Future
Alexander Levenko
Alexander Levenko
Vehicle Lighting Engineer
Faraday Future
Terrence Wilson
Terrence Wilson
Research & Development Manager - Advanced Developments and New Technology Innovations
Magna International
Jose Miguel Mercado
Jose Miguel Mercado
Head of Optical Engineering North and South America
HELLA
Jianzhong Jiao, Ph.D.
Jianzhong Jiao, Ph.D.
Seminar Instructor
SAE International
Siddharth (Sid) Ravikumar
Siddharth (Sid) Ravikumar
CAE Engineer/Technical Specialist
Magna Lighting
Slava Birman, Ph.D.
Slava Birman, Ph.D.
Lighting Technology Expert,
Continental
Jake Steinbrecher
Jake Steinbrecher
Technical Service & Development Engineer for Lighting and Elastomers
Dow
Brian Baker
Brian Baker
Founder
AutoArcheology

2018 Past Speakers


Jeffrey Mesko
Jeffrey Mesko
Exterior Lighting Systems Engineer
Ford Motor Company
Shannen Borngesser
Shannen Borngesser
Engineering Manager / Global Technology Team Leader - Exterior Lighting
General Motors
Nicolina Casanova
Nicolina Casanova
GSSLT - Interior Decorative Trim and Ambient Lighting
General Motors
Dr. Vyacheslav Birman
Dr. Vyacheslav Birman
Lighting Technology Expert
Continental
Mike Nicholas
Mike Nicholas
Design Chief for Lighting
FCA
Karl Olsen
Karl Olsen
Global Sr. Lighting Design Engineer
ZF TRW
Sriharsha Muttineni
Sriharsha Muttineni
Electronics Engineering Manager, Automotive Lighting
Magneti Marelli
Michael VanBelle
Michael VanBelle
Engineering Manager
Ford Motor Company
Dr. Xiaolu Chen
Dr. Xiaolu Chen
Lead Optical Engineer
Hyundai Mobis
Brant Potter
Brant Potter
Principal Optical Engineer
Valeo
David Egly
David Egly
Stylist
Valeo