• 2015 CAAT Conference
    Future Cars, Future Workforce

    This FREE event offered by the Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) was held at Macomb Community College's South Campus in Warren, MI on Friday, May 1, 2015.

    Participants received valuable insights on how automotive technology will impact future education on electrified vehicles, light weighting, and automated/connected vehicles from media, government, and industry perspectives.

    The event was targeted towards automotive industry workforce development representatives as well as secondary and postsecondary automotive educators, counselors and school administrators.

    The conference was co-sponsored by the Center for Automotive Research (CAR), the Design and Manufacturing Alliance (DMA), and the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) International.

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    Jeff Gilbert BMW
    Jeff Gilbert, Reporter
    WWJ Newsradio 950 and CBS Radio
    Automotive Industry Technology Direction
    Robert Healey
    Head of EV Infrastructure, BMW
    BMW i3: Electric Powertrain with Revolutionary Carbon-fiber/Aluminum Structure
    Michigan Department of Transportation Kristin Dziczek
    Matt Smith
    ITS Program Manager, MDOT
    Future Mobility: The “I” in V2I
    Kristin Dziczek
    Director, Industry & Labor Group, CAR
    Automotive Industry Workforce Development Analysis

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