Position Your Company at the Forefront of Automotive Tech Innovation

Informa Tech Automotive Group is the trusted voice and knowledge resource for the leaders of the fast-paced digital automotive revolution.

Combining the research expertise of Wards Intelligence, the reach and community of WardsAuto and the connection and event power of TU-Automotive, our trusted brand pillars provide expert direction with unrivaled opportunities for the leaders, innovators and stakeholders who are developing strategies for a competitive edge in the industry.

Informa Tech Automotive Group Audience

209,000+

Automotive executives rely on Informa Tech Automotive Group to help shape their company’s position within the industry by positioning them as thought leaders through our events, research and marketing services.

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Establish subject-matter expertise around key industry topics.

Advertising

Reach a large or hyper-targeted audience via display, newsletters, programmatic, native, & print.

Social

Leverage our audience data to increase your social engagement & conversions.

Research

Guide your strategy, gain insights, stay ahead of the competition.

Lead Generation

Engage target audiences, and generate & qualify leads through behavioral scoring.

Upcoming Events

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Sept 13-17, 2021

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Nov 15-19, 2021

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Nov 15-16, 2021

Our Experts

  • Amy Alexander
    Amy Alexander Research Analyst

    Amy is a part of the forecasting & analytics team working on the development of landscapes, ecosystems, and value chains. Her research focuses on connectivity, ranging from the production of the vehicle to the infrastructure and aftermarket industries.

  • Bob Gritzinger
    Bob Gritzinger Principal Analyst - Advanced Propulsion & Electrification Technology

    Bob’s reporting focuses on e-machine technology, 48V electrification, fuel-cell vehicles, mechanical and electrified all-wheel-drive systems and automaker and supplier efforts to assure that internal-combustion engines remain relevant, capable, low-emission and highly efficient amid the automotive industry’s rapid transition to electrified propulsion. In addition, Bob is a juror for the Wards 10 Best Engines & Propulsion Systems, Wards 10 Best Interiors and Wards 10 Best UX awards.

  • Christie Schweinsberg
    Christie Schweinsberg Principal Analyst - Electrification

    As an electrification analyst, Christie follows and analyzes all topics pertaining to electrification including batteries, charging infrastructure and electric vehicles for the Wards Intelligence website. She also moderates and presents at many Informa Tech Automotive Group events and is a judge for the Wards 10 Best Engines and Propulsion Systems, Wards 10 Best Interiors and Wards 10 Best UX awards, as well as a contributor to the WardsAuto website.

  • Dave Zoia
    Dave Zoia Executive Director, Research

    Dave oversees content for the subscription service and its in-depth intelligence reports. He has covered the global auto industry for more than 30 years, most of that for Wards, where over the past decade he has led the transition from print to its award-winning digital products.

  • Drew Winter
    Drew Winter Senior Analyst, Cockpit of the Future + Community Manager

    Drew creates content for WardsAuto conferences and events, writes stories and does in-depth research for WardsAuto.com and Wards Intelligence. He was won numerous awards for his work in both print and digital media and has been covering the auto industry since 1978.

  • Glenn Sanders
    Glenn Sanders Principal Analyst - Autonomous Vehicle Technologies and Trends

    Glenn synthesizes information about automotive technologies, markets, and key players, including OEMs, suppliers, service providers, and platform providers. He specializes in research related to the evolution of autonomous vehicles (AVs) and driver assistance technologies (ADAS). 

  • Haig Stoddard
    Haig Stoddard Principal Forecaster - Market Analysis and Forecasts

    Haig supports the Wards Intelligence database and produces regularly scheduled and custom subscription-based posts tied to North America production and sales analysis and forecasts, as well as general global market analysis. He also is working on projects to help expand the company’s coverage of future trends through creating vehicle-based forecasts related to factory-installed equipment, such as ADAS and mobility.

  • Jim Irwin
    Jim Irwin Editor

    Jim reports on all aspects of the automotive industry, from engineering to retailing to new technologies including connected cars and autonomous and electric vehicles and also serves as a judge in Wards annual 10 Best Engines & Propulsion Systems, Wards 10 Best Interiors and Wards 10 Best UX awards. 

  • Luca De Ambroggi
    Luca De Ambroggi Chief Analyst - Technologies and E/E Architectures

    Luca’s reporting and analysis focus on Electric and Electronic Architecture, Semiconductor Technology, as well as on the impact that an expanded automotive ecosystem will have on future business models and profit pools. He is recognized worldwide as one of the industry’s leading experts in electronics and semiconductor components for the automotive market.

  • Madison Lingo
    Madison Lingo Research Associate - Markets & Global Data

    Madison joined the Wards Intelligence data team in March 2021 after 2 years in scientific data management. She collects, processes, and reports current and historical vehicle sales and production data for North America and international markets as well as researches U.S. vehicle equipment data.

  • Olympia Fotiadi Mouzala
    Olympia Fotiadi Mouzala Senior Research Associate

    As part of the Data & Forecasting team of Wards Intelligence, Olympia tracks vehicle production and sales for over 50 markets. Before joining Wards Intelligence in 2021, Olympia was part of the Service Providers and Market teams of Omdia where she monitored key market developments of the European telco scene with a focus on 5G development. 

  • Paul Myles
    Paul Myles Editor, TU-Automotive

    Paul, from West London, is currently the Editor of TU-Automotive. He steered the title to be winner of the Eddie Awards Best B2B Website for Technology 2019. He is able to achieve this by drawing on a richly diverse journalistic career at a national media level and is one of Britain’s most controversial motoring experts.

  • Sarah Petit
    Sarah Petit Analyst, Data Management

    Sarah maintains the current and historical vehicle sales, production and inventory datasets for North America and international markets. She tracks global market trends, pairing the automotive sales data with news and economic cycles. 

  • Steve Bell
    Steve Bell Director of Market Research

    Steve is a strategy, marketing and technology advisor, analyst, speaker and commentator on the mobile Internet and the emerging IoT space. Steve has had an extensive career, working with Motorola in Germany, the U.K. and the U.S., developing an in-depth understanding of the mobile industry.

  • Tom Murphy
    Tom Murphy Managing Editor

    Tom Murphy is managing editor of WardsAuto.com. He leads selection of the Wards 10 Best Engines, Wards 10 Best Interiors and Wards 10 Best UX competitions. Tom grills year-round, never leaves home without a guitar pick, tends to a fish pond in his backyard and aspires to own a Jaguar E-Type someday.

  • Lisa Brailsford
    Lisa Brailsford Senior Conference Producer, Events, Automotive

    Lisa Brailsford is a Senior Conference Producer at Informa Tech Automotive Group. Lisa produces on the group’s flagship events Automotive Tech Week, Automotive Tech Week Europe as well as ATW Megatrends and FOCUS: Connected Vehicle Commerce. Lisa has worked in event production for over 10 years and is responsible for researching automotive technology trends, developing strategically focused event agendas, and recruiting high quality industry speakers.  

  • Caroline Hicks
    Caroline Hicks Director, Events, Automotive

    Caroline Hicks is the Director for Events at Informa Tech Automotive Group. In this role, Caroline is responsible for the development, delivery and management of all Informa Tech Automotive Group exhibitions, conferences, and awards ceremonies. In particular, Caroline manages the event content team, who follow and research a range of automotive technology trends in order to develop timely and relevant event agendas and experiences, taking place both online and onsite across the globe. Caroline and her team currently produce the flagship events, Automotive Tech Week and Automotive Tech Week Europe, as well as FOCUS: Electrification, FOCUS: Software Defined Vehicle, Automotive Tech Megatrends, FOCUS: Connected Vehicle Commerce, FOCUS: Commercial Trucks and FOCUS: Future Dealer, and bespoke events. Caroline also speaks regularly at events for the events and media industries, including recent appearances at SXSW 2021, Evolve 2020, and The International Association of Exhibitions and Events Expo! Expo! 2020 event. 

  • Lewis Powers
    Lewis Powers Senior Conference Producer – Automotive Events, Informa Tech

    Lewis is a Senior Conference Producer for Automotive Events at Informa Tech. In this role, Lewis is responsible for the content research, agenda writing and speaker acquisition of Informa Tech Automotive Group events. Lewis’ main focus topics include software, electrification, propulsion, and mobility. Lewis is currently co-producing the flagship events, Automotive Tech Week and Automotive Tech Week Europe, as well as FOCUS: Electrification & Advanced Propulsion, FOCUS: Software Defined Vehicle and FOCUS: Commercial Trucks.

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SALES

LISA WILLIAMSON
Senior Director, Sales
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SANJAY SINGH
Director, Sales
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DYANNA HURLEY
Sales Manager
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MARLA WISE
Sales Manager
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BILL DOUCETTE
Sales Manager
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JESSICA SOBEY
Sales Manager
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ADDITIONAL CONTACTS

JOHN SOUSANIS
Managing Director, Wards/TU-Automotive
john.sousanis@informa.com

FREYA SMALE
Director, Marketing, Automotive
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ALEXA MADDEN
Marketing Manager, Comms & VIP Relations
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COREY BURT
Associate Marketer, Prospect
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CAROLINE GREENBERG
Associate Marketer, Audience
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