Estimates of electric-car market share over the coming decades vary wildly, but certain trends seem to be working in their favor.Battery prices should
Shell also is crafting a strategy to wean itself off oil. Demand could peak in as few as five years.
GM plans to deploy thousands of self-driving electric cars in test fleets in partnership with ride-sharing affiliate Lyft Inc, beginning in 2018.
"Community colleges are a uniquely American national asset," DeVos said. "You are nimble, you are inclusive, you are entrepreneurial."
AutoRama, World of Wheels, and Cavalcade of Customs welcomes automotive school groups of high school and college level students. New for this year includes automotive design, engineering, manufacturing, marine, motorcycle, small engine and welding. Students can participate in a positive and valuable “hands-on” educational experience. The “Career Day” participants enjoy a discounted admission cost of $15.00 per ticket including lunch (Hot Dog, Chips and Drink). Also offered is $10.00 per ticket without lunch.
Location: Cobo Center, Detroit
Target Audience: Educators;Students
The 2017 theme is "Linking the Human and the Machine to Secure Cyberspace." Promotes collaboration of world class social & technical science researchers, industry and policy-makers to transform the landscape of cybersecurity, policy, and practice
Location: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, East Lansing
Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers
Be a part of the in-depth conversation alongside, cyber security experts, regarding the latest cyber security solutions, strategies to maintain security over the product lifecycle, and updates on standardization efforts.
What's Inside: An overview of the high-level speakers joining us at this year's summit. Key Topics and Focus Areas for 2017 revolving around the evolving technological landscape. A comprehensive overview of the Automotive Cyber Security series. Exclusive savings & discounts.
Location: Detroit, MI
An innovative event covering advanced connectivity and cloud based monitoring/control of devices, facilities, automobiles, people, and enterprise operations. The 2017 event will be held in the Chicago, Illinois. area. Conference Website...
Location: Westin O’Hare Hotel, Rosemont, Illinois
Target Audience: Educators;General Public;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers;Students
The Automotive News PACE Awards are recognized around the world as the industry benchmark for innovation. The 2017 Automotive News PACE Awards will be presented on April 3, 2017 in Detroit.
WCX17 is a full-sensory event experience that immerses you in the forefront of the automotive and mobility industries. Spend three days discovering new ideas on the exhibit floor, in intimate venues, and in networking events. Attendees can now receive technical knowledge and content in unique and engaging settings.
WX17 web site
Location: Cobo Center, Detroit, MI
Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers
Presented by the U.S. Army's Research, Development and Engineering Center for all ground vehicle systems technology and integration (TARDEC). Build awareness about the future autonomy-enabled Army and opportunities for collaboration with industry.
Location: Macomb South Campus, John Lewis Conference Center
Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners
Driverless Cars, What's Driving the Workforce. Free Event: For high schools, community colleges,
universities, government agencies, professional organizations, and
industry workforce representatives.
Location: Macomb, South Campus, K-301
Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers;Students
CAAT Partners with the Boy Scouts to Offer S.T.E.M. Adventure Day at Macomb Community College.
Location: Macomb South Campus, M Building
Get Acquainted With WSU, One of the 100 Most Prestigious Institutions in the Nation! All-expenses-paid overnight stay in a residence hall. Career Information, Campus tour.
Location: Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
With 150 speakers, 300 booths and 3000 attendees. It's the world's biggest conference & exhibition dedicated to automotive technology innovation. Topics
Include: AI Changes the Game, Embrace Cybersecurity, Smart
Car Meets Smart World, Ready
for Robot Drivers?, The Auto 'Access Economy'
Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi
Meet some of the best automotive technology educators from all parts of the United States and Canada. Attend training sessions. Participate in the Silent Auction to fund scholarships and awards. Also fun events in and around the Motor City. Email: CAAT@Macomb.edu or call 586-445-7126. For more on the North American Council of Automotive Teachers (NACAT) Conference
Location: Macomb Community College, Warren, Michigan
Location: Traverse City, Michigan
A 5 day workshop where teams comprised of students & professionals, work on real cars to find answers posed by cybersecurity in automobiles.
Location: Macomb South Campus Expo
Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Students
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The 44th annual NACAT Conference will be held July 17-20, 2017 at Macomb Community College in Warren, MI.
BE A PRESENTER: NACAT is recruiting seminar presenters for this national conference. Both experienced and new presenters are invited to submit proposals.
BE AN EXHIBITOR: The conference also includes a trade show on Wednesday evening; reserve a booth at Macomb's Expo Center.
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN: Register now to secure your spot at this fun-filled and instructive conference.
Register Now The 2017 CAAT Conference will be: April 28, 2017
8:00a.m. - 1:00p.m. The event will feature keynote speaker, Dr. Kay Stepper, Vice President, Head of Regional Business Unit Driver Assistance & Automated Driving at Robert Bosch LLC. The conference will include technology updates, workplace reports, a panel discussion of workforce needs, and curriculum development updates. There will also be breakout sessions for more focused discussion.