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October 1, 2019 | Suburban Collection | Novi, MI

John McElroy is the host of “Autoline Daily,” the first industry webcast of industry news and analysis. He is also the host of the television program “Autoline This Week,” an Emmy Award-winning, weekly half-hour discussion program featuring top automotive executives and journalists. McElroy also hosts “Autoline After Hours,” the first regularly scheduled live webcast about the industry. The shows can be seen online at www.autoline.tv. McElroy also broadcasts five radio segments daily on WWJ Newsradio 950, the CBS affiliate in Detroit. He writes a monthly op-ed article for WardsAuto. His past experience includes five years as Detroit Editor for Road & Track, and as the American correspondent for World Cars, which was published by the Automotive Club of Italy. He was also invited to write the annual automotive entry for the Encyclopedia Britannica Yearbook. He spent most of his career at the trade magazine Automotive Industries where he ultimately rose to Editorial Director.

Arianne Walker is the Chief Evangelist for Alexa Auto at Amazon, where she helps educate automakers and device makers about voice. Prior to that, she was head of automotive industry strategy at Oracle Data Cloud where she helped automotive marketers discover and implement the best possible audience strategies for their marketing efforts. Her automotive background began at JD Power, where she spent a dozen years providing direction on automotive marketing industry trends. Before getting into the automotive space, she did research for colleges and universities to help support administrative planning and decision-making. Arianne has a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology and an MA and PhD in Higher Education and Organizational Change from UCLA.

CENTER STAGE DISCUSSION: How 5G will Transform UX and Safety

STEVE BELL
Senior Analyst
Heavy Reading

DON BUTLER
Executive Director, Connected Vehicle and Services
Ford Motor Company

NAKUL DUGGAL
Senior Vice President, Product Management
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

MICHAEL NOBLETT
President & CEO
American Center for Mobility
Moderator

CENTER STAGE DISCUSSION: HMI and Cockpit Design: Where is it Headed?

MIKE MADDELEIN
Vice President of Engineering
Inteva Products

LIZ WETZEL
Title
Company

DAVE LYON
Owner
Pocketsquare Design

DREW WINTER
Director, Content
WardsAuto
Moderator

CENTER STAGE DISCUSSION: The User Experience Outside the Connected Vehicle

SPEAKER TBA
Title
Company

SPEAKER TBA
Title
Company

STEVE TENGLER
Principal
Kugler Maag CIE North America
Moderator

The Growing Role of Occupant and Interior Sensing

RICH MATSU
Senior Director, Engineering
Autoliv

MICHAEL GODWIN
North American Director of Visible LED Products
OSRAM Opto Semiconductors

Richard Vaughan

RICHARD VAUGHAN
Creative Director
CGT
Moderator

Building a Better UX

JONATHON BAUGH
Experience Architect
Pillar Technology/Accenture

VILLE KOLPPO
Design Director
Rightware

SPEAKER TBA
Design Director
NNG

SPEAKER NAME
Title
Company
Moderator

The Latest UX Technologies for Upcoming Platforms

BARRY POMPEA
Senior Product Designer – Professional Engineering Services
Altia

SPEAKER NAME
Title
Company

TIM CAVANAUGH
Global Product Marketing Business Development Director
Cavanaugh Consulting
Moderator

Creating a User Experience from Origin to Destination

SAM ABUELSAMID
Principal Research Analyst
Navigant Research

SPEAKER NAME
Title
Company

SCOTT MCCORMICK
President
Connected Vehicle Trade Association (CVTA)
Moderator

Deep Dives on Notable HMIs

Speaker will be announced when the 2019 Wards 10 Best UX winners are made public

Speaker will be announced when the 2019 Wards 10 Best UX winners are made public

TOM MURPHY
Managing Editor
WardsAuto
Moderator

Consumer Acceptance to UX

PAIGE DONNELLY
Founder
Emerald Infotainment

KIMBERLY CLAVIN
VP, Engineering
Pillar Technology/Accenture

JAY RADKE
Founder
Tier Six Solutions
Moderator

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