• March 22, 2017

    New vehicle sensors are not only measuring how vehicles operate, but are starting to measure the environmental conditions they are being used in too. 

    March 20, 2017

    The wall-mounted EV charger will be made by AeroVironment in Monrovia, California.  

    March 19, 2017

    Orlando's 60 million annual tourists could provide plenty of passengers to try out renting autonomous vehicles, if they're willing to get in. 

    March 17, 2017

    Although the exterior of the autonomous pod isn't flashy or sporty, everything inside the concept car invites you to make yourself comfortable.

    March 14, 2017

    A highlight of the need for technology staff resources in automotive manufacturing 

    March 14, 2017

    Analytic tools are helping cities to make snow removal a smarter and more efficient process.

    March 15, 2017

    TomTom HD Map is being used in the Volvo Drive Me project - an autonomous driving pilot with real people on real roads.

    March 07, 2017

    Goodyear's AI tire concept can read the road and adapt on the fly.

    March 27, 2017
    3/27/2017 - 3/29/2017

    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.

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    Location: Detroit, MI

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    March 29, 2017
    3/29/2017 - 3/30/2017

    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

    March 30, 2017
    3/30/2017 - 3/30/2017

    Southeastern Michigan Automotive Teachers Association 2017 Conference

    Location: Macomb South Campus

    Target Audience: Educators

    April 03, 2017
    4/3/2017 - 4/3/2017

    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. More...

    Location: Detroit, MI

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    April 04, 2017
    4/4/2017 - 4/6/2017

    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

    April 25, 2017
    4/25/2017 - 4/26/2017

    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. Details

    Location: Macomb South Campus, John Lewis Conference Center

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners

    April 28, 2017
    4/28/2017 - 4/28/2017

    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

    May 13, 2017
    5/13/2017 - 5/13/2017

    CAAT Partners with the Boy Scouts to Offer S.T.E.M. Adventure Day at Macomb Community College.

    Location: Macomb South Campus, M Building

    Target Audience: Educators;Students

    May 15, 2017
    5/15/2017 - 5/18/2017

    Educate consumers, Improve public safety, and Explore new business models to Implement transportation and mobility technology of the future.

    Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, co-located with Internet of Things World. The Silicon Valley events bring together professionals from inside and outside the automotive industry to dive deep into the challenges driving connected cars and autonomous vehicles. More...

    Location: Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, California

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers

    May 15, 2017
    5/15/2017 - 5/16/2017

    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

    Target Audience:

    May 22, 2017
    5/22/2017 - 5/25/2017

    As ADAS improves at a rapid rate and autonomous vehicles edge closer to mainstream production, it is more important than ever for engineers to raise their heads and participate in industry-wide knowledge sharing and discussion. AutoSens connects technologists in all disciplines of vehicle perception to network, collaborate, solve shared challenges and advance ADAS technologies more rapidly.  Conference Page

    Location: Detroit, MI

    Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners

    June 07, 2017
    6/7/2017 - 6/8/2017

    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' . Details...

    Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers

    July 17, 2017
    7/17/2017 - 7/20/2017

    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

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners

    July 31, 2017
    7/31/2017 - 8/3/2017

    Executive management from automakers and suppliers along with representatives from the financial community, academia, labor, government and business and automotive press gather to connect and focus on the issues impacting the Automotive Industry and the pathways to success. More...

    Location: Grand Traverse Resort, Traverse City, Michigan

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners

    August 06, 2017
    8/6/2017 - 8/6/2017

    A 5 day workshop where teams comprised of students & professionals, work on real cars to find answers posed by cybersecurity in automobiles. More

    Location: Macomb South Campus Expo

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Students

    September 12, 2017
    9/12/2017 - 9/14/2017

    A showcase of advanced battery technology for electric & hybrid vehicles, utility & renewable energy support, portable electronics, medical technology, military and telecommunications. More...

    Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan

    Target Audience: Educators;General Public;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers;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.