Museum hours: Closed For Renovations

Automotive Design Symposium & Cruise-In: Celebrating Southern California Design

February 23, 2014

9:00 AM  Car Designer Cruise-In

Bring a special interest vehicle and get free parking. Concepts, classics, hot rods and creative cars welcome! Network with other designers and industry experts.

11:00 AM Automotive Design Symposium

Ever wonder why the cars you see on the road everyday look the way they do? Learn where today's designers find inspiration and where automobile styling is heading at the Automotive Design Symposium. A panel of top automotive designers and industry experts moderated by MotoMan will explore the various disciplines of interior and exterior design. 

Panelists include:

Ken Saward - Mazda North American Operations  ‎Design Manager 

Kimberly Marte - Tesla Color & Trim

Harald Belker- Entertainment Designer

Bradley Arnold - Advanced Design - GM

Chris Brown- Petersen Automotive Museum Marketing Director and Automotive Designer


This event is included with museum admission. RSVP is required. Call 323-964-6370 or email for more information.