The North American International Auto Show said Thursday as part of the new AutoMobili-D expo it will add a 1.5-mile outdoor closed test track along t
Silicon Valley and Detroit are in a race to create our driverless future. And for the first time ever, the car may take a backseat.
The U.S. Army has begun testing radio technology on a convoy of tractor-trailers along Interstate 69 in the first step toward driverless military vehi
Plug-in electric cars
currently make up a fairly small percentage of the millions of new vehicles sold globally. But within the next two decade
Smoggy cities, roller coaster gas prices, environmental concerns over fracking and offshore drilling - there are many reasons to increase fuel efficie
The Detroit Three collectively outperformed import brands for just the second time in 30 years as all three automakers improved their scores in this y
Ford's GT claimed first place in its class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans on the 50th anniversary of the first of its four outright victories in the 1960s
Until now, 3D printing car parts has been somewhat of a homebrew affair. That's changing, as one automaker will soon begin offering custom-printed pie
General Motors Co. expects to grow its autonomous vehicle development team by hundreds of people at its Warren Tech Center, just as the automaker aims
The U.S. robotics expert tapped to head Toyota's Silicon Valley research company says the $1 billion investment by the giant Japanese automaker will s
The new Toyota Prius plug-in hybrid will gain additional electric driving range with a rooftop solar panel that helps recharge the battery.
Ford, Volvo, Google, Uber and Lyft are stepping up their lobbying efforts on Capitol Hill as lawmakers begin to craft regulations for self-driving car
Inside General Motors Co.'s new Service Engineering Building - one of the first spaces renovated in a $1 billion transformation at the company's Tech
For all their hype, self-driving cars are still quite clueless at many tasks that are simple for human drivers, like recognizing a sidewalk or a traff
On Thursday, IBM announced that it was partnering with Local Motors to bring its Watson cognitive computing system to an autonomous vehicle known as O
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday vetoed legislation that would have limited customer access to cheaper aftermarket parts for vehicle repairs by d
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will receive up to C$85.8 million ($66.7 million) in funding from the Ontario government to assist the automaker in recen
Ontario will soon be home to a new software centre tasked with research into self-driving cars, General Motors announced Friday.
Together, we will continue to enhance automotive education through cooperative peer interaction
Location: Pasadena, TX
Target Audience: Educators
In its fifth year, the 2016 SAE Battelle CyberAuto Challenge™ is a groundbreaking event in automotive cybersecurity. The Challenge is a 5-day practicum based workshop where teams comprised equally of students and professionals, including automotive engineers, government engineers, and ethical “white hat” hackers, work on real cars to find real answers to the challenges posed by cybersecurity in automobiles. Teams work to identify automotive cybersecurity trends and develop talent in a new technical discipline in a high tech industry.
Location: Macomb Community College, South Campus, Warren, MI
Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Students
CAR MBS delivers thought-provoking sessions which provide a vision of where the global automotive industry is headed. Executive management from automakers and suppliers along with significant representation from the financial community, academia, labor, and government as well as members of the business and automotive press gather to connect and focus on the issues impacting the industry and the pathways to success.
This year’s topics include:
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CAR Management Briefing Seminars
Location: Traverse City, Michigan
Bringing cutting edge innovative solutions to automotive experts, including practical case studies, interactive panel discussions and extended networking opportunities to facilitate introduction of the next generation of lightweight vehicles.
Location: Detroit, MI
Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners
The Battery Show Exhibition & Conference is a showcase of advanced battery technology for electric & hybrid vehicles, utility & renewable energy support, portable electronics, medical technology, military and telecommunications.
Location: Novi, MI
A benefit for Engineering and Advanced Technology at Macomb Community College
Location: Macomb Community College - Sports & Expos Center
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The 2016 CAAT
Conference - The Road to Autonomous Vehicles materials are now available to view
or download. On Friday, May 6th, over 140 educators, industry professionals,
and government representatives gathered to discuss the challenges to
developing autonomous vehicles, infrastructure needs, and cybersecurity
concerns. Materials from this conference are now available in our FREE Resource
CAAT STEM Labs are in the News! This Detroit News article shows how our free, in-classroom STEM labs let students learn by doing. In this lab, 6th grade students design, build, test, and compete with their own catapults. This is only one of the many in-classroom labs that we provide for middle school students.