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

Aug 21, 2018

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Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Registration
9:00 – 9:15 a.m.
Welcome/ Opening Remarks
Heather Paquette, Managing Partner, KPMG Detroit Office
Brian Heckler, National Sector Leader, Industrial Manufacturing, KPMG
Gary Silberg, National Automotive Leader, KPMG
9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
From Samsung to Hyundai: Bringing a different kind of innovation to automotive
Dr. YoungCho Chi, Chief Innovation Officer and Executive Vice President, Hyundai Motor Group
10:15 – 10:25 a.m.
Break
10:25 – 11:25 a.m.
The future economics of the automotive industry
Adam Jonas, Head of Global Autos & Shared Mobility Research, Morgan Stanley
11:25 – 11:35 a.m.
Break
11:35 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Via: The new, innovative company taking on Uber and Lyft…
Dr. Daniel Ramot, Cofounder & CEO, Via
12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch
1:15 – 2:30 p.m.
Islands of Autonomy
Moderator: Gary Silberg, National Automotive Leader, KPMG
Panelists:
Danny Shapiro, Senior Director, Automotive, NVIDIA
Tom Mayor, National Strategy Leader, Industrial Manufacturing, KPMG
Todd Dubner, Principal, Strategy, KPMG
Jono Anderson, Principal, Strategy, KPMG
2:30 – 2:40 p.m.
Break
2:40 – 3:30 p.m.
Fueling the future: A clockspeed dilemma
Moderator: Andy Steinhubl, Principal, Strategy, KPMG
Panelists:
Kevin Cramton, Operating Partner, HCI Equity Partners
Jack Perkowski, CEO and Founder, Green4U Technologies
Gary Silberg, National Automotive Leader, KPMG
3:30 p.m.
Closing Remarks
3:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Visit the Auto Show floor
Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
7:30 – 8:00 a.m.
Registration
8:00 – 8:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks
Gary Silberg, National Automotive Leader, KPMG
8:15 – 9:05 a.m.
How automotive suppliers can shape the future of the industry
Moderator: Gary Silberg, National Automotive Leader, KPMG
Panelists:
Bill Foy, SVP Engineering, DENSO
Ramzi Hermiz, President & CEO, Shiloh Industries
Julie Fream, President & CEO, OESA
9:05 – 9:15 a.m.
Break
9:15 – 9:30 a.m.
Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index: Assessing countries’ openness and preparedness for autonomous vehicles
Richard Threlfall, Partner, KPMG UK
9:30 – 10:15 a.m.
Public policy to enable the transport revolution
Moderator: Gary Silberg, National Automotive Leader, KPMG
Panelists:
Mark De la Vergne, Chief of Mobility Innovation, City of Detroit
Andrew Bremer, Deputy Director of Strategic Initiatives and Programs, Ohio Department of Transportation
Trevor Pawl, Group Vice President, Planet M
Ted Hamer, Managing Director, Infrastructure, KPMG
10:15 - 10:25 a.m.
Break
10:25 - 11:25 a.m.
AutoTech Council Start-Up Review
Moderator: Liz Kerton, Executive Director, AutoTech Council
Presenters:
Dave Tokic, VP, Marketing and Strategic Partnerships, Algolux
William Tang, CEO, Ecomobix
Rod MacKenzie, CEO, Drive Time Metrics
Steve Goyet, International Partnerships Manager, CARFIT
11:25 – 11:35 a.m.
Break
11:35 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Media panel discussion: An outsider’s perspective on the automotive industry
Moderator: Gary Silberg, National Automotive Leader, KPMG
Panelists:
Joe White, Transportation Editor, Thomson Reuters
Tim Higgins, Tech and Auto Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Craig Trudell, Automotive Editor, Bloomberg News
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Protecting the fleet..and the car business: Today’s cyber-physical threats disrupts automotive operating models
Moderator: Ron Plesco, Principal, KPMG Cyber Security Services
Panelists:
Danny Le, Principal and Automotive Lead, KPMG Cyber Security Services
Colin Battersby, CIPP/US, Principal and Co-Leader of Cyber Security and Data Privacy Team, Miller Canfield
Mike Krajecki, Director, Emerging Technology Risk Services, KPMG
2:30 – 2:40 p.m.
Break
2:40 – 3:30 p.m.
The clockspeed dilemma of the automotive CFO
Moderator: Gary Silberg, National Automotive Leader, KPMG
Panelists:
Matt Carpenter, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Audi of America
Sam Fogleman, National Risk Consulting Leader, Industrial Manufacturing, KPMG
Steven Davis, Principal, Tax, KPMG
3:30 p.m.
Closing Remarks
3:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Visit the Auto Show floor
Thursday, January 18th, 2018
7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Registration
8:00 – 8:10 a.m.
Opening Remarks
Brian Heckler, National Sector Leader, Industrial Manufacturing
Jennifer Stafeil, Detroit Industrial Manufacturing Community Leader, KPMG
8:10 – 9:00 a.m.
Geopolitical perspective
David Gordon, Former Chairman, Eurasia Group
9:00 – 9:45 a.m.
Washington National Tax perspective
Ron Dabrowski, Principal, Washington National Tax, KPMG
9:45 – 10:45 a.m.
Tax reform – What’s next?
Moderator: Ron Dabrowski, Principal, Washington National Tax, KPMG
Panelists:
Sarah Boss, Assistant Director, International Tax Analysis Group, General Motors
John Charters, Director, Tax Planning and M&A, BorgWarner
Ken Sosnoski, Research Planning and International Taxes Senior Manager, Daimler NA
David Rehrauer, Managing Director, Tax, KPMG
10:45 - 11:00 a.m.
Break
11:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Tax technology trends
Moderator: Cory McClure, Senior Manager, SALT Tax, KPMG
Panelists:
Marvin Najor, Manager, Indirect Taxes, General Motors
Chaitanya Kolla, Manager- Tax Solutions Group, General Motors
Dave Hobley, Manager, Indirect Tax, Ford Motor Company
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
NAFTA: Scenario Planning for Supply Chain Implications, including Trade & Customs, Immigration/Cross Border workers & Coordination with Global Tax Planning
Moderator: Russell Crawford, Canadian NAFTA Leader & Partner in Charge of US Tax Services in Canada, KPMG Canada
Panelists:
Doug Zuvich, Global Trade & Customs Leader, KPMG U.S.
Andy Doornaert, Managing Director-Automobile Sector, Trade & Customs, KPMG U.S.
Paul Glunt, International Tax Principal – Value Chain Management, KPMG U.S.
Cesar Buenrostro, Trade & Customs Leader, KPMG Mexico
Angelos Xilinas, Trade & Customs Leader, KPMG Canada
12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
OPTIONAL Afternoon Session: Tax Reform Deep Dive
2:30 – 9:00 p.m.
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