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Future of the Automobile Conference

  • Petersen Automotive Museum 6060 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA, 90036 United States (map)

May 3rd | 8:30am 

The Future of the Automobile Conference is a one day event on May 3, 2018, held at the Petersen Automotive Museum in collaboration with the LA World Affairs Council brings together immersive and inspirational talks, demos, test drives and exhibitions to give a glimpse into the future of our mobility. The conference will explore the brave new world of the personal transportation revolution that is set to transform every city in the world.

8:30 - 9:30 am Opening Panel: Perspective on Future of the Automobile
9:30 - 10:15 am Opening Keynote
10:30 - 11:30 am Breakout Sessions: 5 Cutting Edge Technologies // Future of Racing
11:30 - 12:30 pm Breakout Sessions: Future of Trucking // LA Planners Design for AVs
12:30 - 2:00 pm Lunch and Keynote
2:00 - 3:00 pm Breakout Sessions: AV Tech and Design // Ethical Considerations
3:00 - 4:00 pm Breakout Sessions: International Scene // AV Economy
4:15 - 5:15 pm Plenary Panel: Detroit to Silicon Valley Debate

Doug Bloch
- Teamsters Joint Council 7
Michael Dunne - Dunne Automotive LTD
Ashely Hand - CityFi; LA CoMotion
Russell Hensley - McKinsey & Company
Mory Gharib - California Institute of Technology, Center for Autonomous Systems and Tech
Jonathan Gitlin - ARS Technica
Aaron Jacoby - ARENT Fox
Paul Lienert - Reuters
Terry McCarthy - Los Angeles World Affairs Council
Peter Mullin - Chariman of the Petersen Automotive Museum
John Rossant - New Cities
Alex Roy - Human Driving Association
Ted Schilowitz - Paramount Pictures
Jill Sciarappo - Intel
Evangelos Simoudis - Author/VC
Jean Shiomoto - Director of California DMV

Earlier Event: April 29
Breakfast Club Cruise-In