October 22 - 23, 2019
The Westin Southfield Detroit, MI

DAY ONE

8:30 am - 9:00 am Registration and welcome coffee

8:30 am - 9:00 am Who is Who

Ken Gould, e-mobility Technical Systems Engineer at Porsche Cars North America, USA

Ken Gould

e-mobility Technical Systems Engineer
Porsche Cars North America, USA

9:10 am - 9:50 am The evolution and impact of the electric motor market

Edwin Pope, Pricipal Analyst at IHS Markit, USA

Edwin Pope

Pricipal Analyst
IHS Markit, USA

9:50 am - 10:20 am Speed Networking

10:20 am - 10:50 am Refreshment break and networking

10:50 am - 11:30 am Foreseeing future technical obstacles with predictive maintenance

Shanelle N. Foster, Assistant Professor Electrical Machines & Drives at Michigan State University, USA

Shanelle N. Foster

Assistant Professor Electrical Machines & Drives
Michigan State University, USA

Uwe Dingeldey, E-Traction - Product Support Engineer at Audi of America, USA

Uwe Dingeldey

E-Traction - Product Support Engineer
Audi of America, USA

Markus Wild, Senior Powertrain Engineer at Volkswagen, Group of America, USA

Markus Wild

Senior Powertrain Engineer
Volkswagen, Group of America, USA

Ken Gould, e-mobility Technical Systems Engineer at Porsche Cars North America, USA

Ken Gould

e-mobility Technical Systems Engineer
Porsche Cars North America, USA

Ian Brown, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Illinois Institute of Technology, USA

Ian Brown

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Illinois Institute of Technology, USA

Maheswaran Arunachalam, Manager-Functional Safety at Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited, India

Maheswaran Arunachalam

Manager-Functional Safety
Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited, India

Terence Ward, Senior Technical specialist for Power electronics, Powertrain & Thermal at Faraday Future, USA

Terence Ward

Senior Technical specialist for Power electronics, Powertrain & Thermal
Faraday Future, USA

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Networking Luncheon

2:30 pm - 3:10 pm Functional safety of electric vehicle propulsion systems

Maheswaran Arunachalam, Manager-Functional Safety at Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited, India

Maheswaran Arunachalam

Manager-Functional Safety
Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited, India


Uwe Dingeldey, E-Traction - Product Support Engineer at Audi of America, USA

Uwe Dingeldey

E-Traction - Product Support Engineer
Audi of America, USA

Markus Wild, Senior Powertrain Engineer at Volkswagen, Group of America, USA

Markus Wild

Senior Powertrain Engineer
Volkswagen, Group of America, USA

Silong Li, Motor Control Engineer at Ford Motor Company, USA

Silong Li

Motor Control Engineer
Ford Motor Company, USA

Ken Gould, e-mobility Technical Systems Engineer at Porsche Cars North America, USA

Ken Gould

e-mobility Technical Systems Engineer
Porsche Cars North America, USA

Ken Gould, e-mobility Technical Systems Engineer at Porsche Cars North America, USA

Ken Gould

e-mobility Technical Systems Engineer
Porsche Cars North America, USA

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Evening Event | Join us for an informal evening get-together!

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Workshop C: How to improve thermal management while enhancing electric vehicles´ range

Julia Zhang, Assistant Professor Electric Machines and Drives and High Voltage Engineering at The Ohio State University, USA

Julia Zhang

Assistant Professor Electric Machines and Drives and High Voltage Engineering
The Ohio State University, USA