2017 CAAT Conference Driverless Cars But What is Driving the Workforce

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The agenda and presentations from the 2017 Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) Conference, Driverless Car, What's Driving the Workforce.

Description:

The 2017 Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT) Conference began with the status of automated vehicle technology. It included a Tech Talk on lightweighting, fuel cells, and connected and automated vehicles. Workplace Reports with the current and future workforce needs to support driverless vehicles.

There was a Panel Discussion with representatives from automotive industry human resources, educational requirements for engineering and technology and a former student currently working in the automotive industry.

The CAAT Updates described educational materials in emerging automotive technologies and the development of the New Vehicle Development Technician (VDT) Program at Macomb Community College.

Keynote Speaker Dr. Kay Stepper, Vice President Head of Driver Assistance and Automated Driving North America Chassis Systems Control, Robert Bosch LLC Presentation: Autonomous Vehicles in the Near Future Tech Talk

Bob Feldmaier, Director, CAAT Connected and Automated Vehicles Presentation: Connected and Automated Vehicles, Fuel Cells, Lightweighting

Workplace Reports Jennifer Llewellyn, Manager Oakland Workforce Development/ Oakland County Michigan Works! Presentation: Connected

Mobility Skills Needs Assessment Lisa Katz, Executive Director, Workforce Intelligence Network (WIN) Presentation: CAV and Skills Gaps CAAT

Course Update Nelson Kelly, Assistant Director, Energy and Automotive Technology, CAAT Presentation: CAAT Courses and a New Automotive Technician Program

Classification:
Connected and Automated Vehicles
Energy Storage and Battery Technology
Fuel Cells/Hydrogen
HEV/EV System Technologies (HEV, EV, and Plug-in HEV)
Materials Lightweighting
Product Lifecycle:
Resource Type:
Presentation
Paper/Report
Institution:
Macomb Community College, Center for Advanced Automotive Technology (CAAT)
Author & Title:
Dr. Kay Stepper, Vice President, Robert Bosch LLC, Bob Feldmaier, Director, CAAT, Jennifer Llewellyn, Manager Oakland Workforce Development/Oakland County Michigan Works!, Lisa Katz, Executive Director, Workforce Intelligence Network (WIN), Nelson Kelly, Assistant Director, Energy and Automotive Technology, CAAT
Date Developed:
Monday, May 08, 2017
Keywords:
auto industry,automated vehicles,autonomous vehicles,CAAT conference,connected vehicles,driverless vechicles,education,training,workforce,Macomb Community College
Education Level:
Middle School (6-8)
High School (9-12)
Undergrad Students (13-14)
Undergrad Students (15-16)
Graduate Students
Audience:
Educators
General Public
Industry Professionals/Practitioners
Students