Jose Diaz Salazar, San Francisco Innovation Lab Manager, Goodyear
Jose Diaz Salazar is responsible for developing Goodyear’s innovation strategy and efforts related to the future of mobility. He joined Goodyear in 2015 as a Design and Innovation Manager, leading multiple projects in the new mobility space. In 2017 he was charged with understanding the new mobility ecosystem in Silicon Valley and proposing a more permanent presence for Goodyear. Jose later became manager of the new Innovation Lab, and has been working to establish partnerships, build a team, and test new concepts in the market.
Jose enjoys unraveling the new mobility ecosystem and collaborating with startups and corporations that are spearheading the mobility revolution, from autonomous vehicles and shared mobility to sensors and connected platforms. He holds an MBA in Strategy, Design and Innovation from Case Western University.