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KPMG’s 13th Annual Automotive Executive Forum – 2018 North American International Auto Show

Nov 29, 2017
From Advisory Institute

January 16-18, 2018

8th Annual Automotive Executive Forum

The automotive and transportation industries are on the cusp of revolutionary change from the competitive landscape to how we interact with vehicles. Join us for a lively debate and discussion of the future state of the industry from self-driving cars and vehicle connectivity to the profound impact on the industry and society. The timing may be faster than you think!  Space is extremely limited – register today!!

Sneak Preview – Attendees will receive exclusive complimentary nonpublic access to the North American International Auto Show after the forum.

Featured Speakers

Contact Dr. Youngcho Chi
Dr. Youngcho Chi

Chief Innovation Officer and Executive Vice President, Hyundai Motor Group
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Contact Dr. Daniel Ramot
Dr. Daniel Ramot

Cofounder and CEO, Via
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Contact Adam Jonas
Adam Jonas

Head of Global Autos & Shared Mobility Research, Morgan Stanley
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Cobo Center
1 Washington Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226
Room 330B
Note: KPMG is unable to validate parking, but there are many parking options in and around the Cobo Center area.


Day 1: Tuesday, January 16, 2018
8:00 am – 9:00 am: Registration
9:00 am – 3:30 pm: Forum (lunch provided)
3:30 pm – 7:00 pm: Walk Auto Show floor
Day 2: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
7:30 – 8:00 am: Registration
8:00 am – 3:30 pm: Forum (lunch provided)
3:30 pm – 9:00 pm: Walk Auto Show floor
Day 3: Thursday, January 18, 2018
7:00 – 8:00 am: Registration
8:00 am – 2:30 pm: Forum (lunch provided)
2:30 pm – 9:00 pm : Walk Auto Show floor

I see. I think. I drive. (I learn).

Last year's groundbreaking paper, "I see. I think. I drive. (I learn)", described how deep learning is revolutionizing the way we interact with our cars. This year, we will examine how the automotive industry must innovate in response to these transformations. We're riding a wave of fantastic innovation that is moving faster and faster. Who will be among the next generation of leading companies?