Lighting Design for Mobility

May 18 - 20, 2020 | Detroit, MI

Simon Baker

Lighting Subject Matter Expert Rivian
  • Graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a BSc in Computer Aided Design
  • Worked as a Design Engineer for Hella Manufacturing Limited in the UK completing Land Rover, Range Rover and Jaguar projects
  • Worked as a Design Team Leader for Wipac Limited in the UK completing Aston Martin, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini and Porsche projects
  • Worked as a Principal Lighting Engineer for McLaren Automotive in the UK completing P1, X1, 650s, 675LT, 720s, 570, 600LT and Speed Tail projects


Thursday, May 30th, 2019

1:15 PM Understanding the Unique Lighting Design & Development Challenges for Electric Vehicles

The ongoing utilization of electric vehicles throughout the automotive industry presents a profound shift, one that requires unique vehicle solutions specific to EVs. This session will provide a means to understand some of the lighting system challenges associated specifically with electric adventure vehicles.
- Rivian - A new way to explore the world by the integration of mobility, energy and connectivity
- Developing a unique Lighting Design for an Electric Adventure Vehicle
- Engineering challenges for exterior lighting systems on an Electric Adventure Vehicle


Friday, May 31st, 2019

11:15 AM Panel Discussion: Elevating the Standard for Future Exterior Lighting Development

This session will provide an in depth look as to the ongoing development of exterior lighting technology road mapping and production, to include engineering challenges, and overall program management for efficient delivery of high-performing lighting systems.
-       Body lighting engineering initiatives of interest
-       Engineering challenges to expect as we move towards autonomous and MaaS
-       Establishing exterior lighting needs to meet customer specifications

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Simon.

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