They've been producing and engineering military vehicles in this Detroit suburb at what locals simply call "the Tank Plant" since World War II.
It doesn't take much research to realize the efficiency benefits of electric vehicles over their gasoline counterparts. However, if you want to quanti
The biggest cyber security threat to the automotive industry as cars become more connected and advanced isn't that a hacker will take control of a car
"You can't rest a second in this sport," General Motors Vice President of Motorsports Jim Campbell said Tuesday. Just two days after Corvette's domin
That white Lexus cruising down the road next to you in Kirkland may be driving itself. Google announced that it will begin testing its self-driving c
When it comes to purchasing and promoting
and clean energy, the West Coast stands apart. California leads the nation in policie
Driving in the snow is hard enough. Preparing autonomous vehicles to maneuver in snowy conditions might be harder. But Ford is pushing forward, conti
More than 16 months in the making, a plan is taking shape to transform the former
Ford Motor Co.
B-24 bomber plant at Willow Run in Ypsilanti To
Five years after the first mass-market electric car hit the market, cars with plugs haven't lived up to the most optimistic projections for their adop
An economic development organization Tuesday approved the formation of the Center for Advanced Mobility, part of a state initiative to place Nevada on
Cadillac is killing its electric car. The slow-selling plug-in hybrid ELR will not live past its current generation, the automaker has confirmed.
Chasing Tesla and General Motors, Ford hopes a $4.5 billion investment will help it leapfrog to the front the pack when it comes to developing electri
Denise Gray is used to challenges in her career, generally over new technologies. As a young engineer at GM, she first designed electrical components
For some electric-car drivers--and potential buyers--range loss in cold winter weather is a significant concern."Range anxiety" is already an issue fo
NXP Semiconductors has been working with Google on self-driving cars and has interesting progress to report. Speaking in the plenary session of the 63
Tesla Motors Inc. has applied for licenses to sell and service its luxury electric vehicles in Michigan, even though Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislati
I was in the driver's seat of the Tesla Model S, but I wasn't really driving. My hands weren't on the steering wheel. My feet weren't on the pedals. S
Jaguar and Land Rover is investing in a 41 mile 'living laboratory' project on UK roads to develop new Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) technolo
Nissan gets in shape in 2016 with a resolution to significantly reduce the weight of passenger vehicles.Company launches a prototype programme; the fi
General Motors Co. is creating a new team within its product development division to focus on the creation and implementation of autonomous vehicles a
Crown Victoria went out of production in 2011, few civilians likely noticed.But police officers certainly did: The Crown Victori
Among a roomful of people who gathered in California's capital city Thursday, Jan. 28, to discuss the future of transportation, nobody questioned whet
The IoT Data Analytics & Visualization Summit is the first dedicated event to tackle and showcase the ways in which companies can evolve their strategy and focus from just connecting things to capturing insights in order to achieve true value from IoT. (15%
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Location: Palo Alto, CA
Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners
CAAT's STEM Outreach has partnered with the Boy Scouts of America Great Lakes Field Service Council for "STEM Adventure Day". This all-day event will bring together Scout councilors and MCC volunteer instructors to provide hands-on experience toward achieving their NOVA award. ***By invitation only***
Location: Macomb Community College
This conference is the industry's #1 cyber/information security event in the automotive space.
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Location: Detroit, MI
TU-Automotive Cybersecurity dissects the real issues behind the headlines, helping you to apply technology and best practices to deliver robust security defenses and processes within a more secure ecosystem.The conference unites players from research labs, automakers, tier 1’s, security researchers, and the complete supply chain to plan for the imminent future.
Location: Novi, MI
Internet of Things North America is an innovative event covering advanced connectivity and cloud based monitoring/control of devices, facilities, automobiles, people, and enterprise operations.
Location: Chicago, Ill
The automotive industry is transforming. With car makers making significant investment into R&D and the connected vehicle, the monetisation opportunities are significant. This is reflected in the growth of Silicon Valley based offices of automotive OEMs. Specific areas including fully autonomous vehicles, ADAS and predictive intelligence are the future for the automotive industry. On top of this connected car systems are moving forwards and increased uptake provides a significant long term monetisation opportunity.
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Connected Car Data | Safety, ADAS, Autonomous | Smart Mobility | Legislation vs. Technology | Cyber Security
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Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, MI
ITS America 2016 San
Jose Expo &
Conference will showcase integrated mobility systems technologies.The website will be live soon with registration and hotel information but you can sign up now to receive important San Jose updates at
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The Center for
Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) at Macomb Community College is excited to
announce the launch of Career Exploration Labs (CEL's), a new FREE
STEM outreach program! The purpose of the CEL's is to demonstrate to young
students the exciting opportunities available in engineering by doing hands-on
projects, with the intention that it will spark their interest in pursuing a
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) career.
SAVE the DATE The 2016 CAAT Conference, The Road to Autonomous Vehicles, will be on Friday, May 6, 2016 from 8:00am- 1:30pm at Macomb Community College South Campus Bldg K.