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Event Description:

Join us for a panel discussion on the Future of Mobility and Transportation with experts, Dr. Axel Fuchs and Akhtar Jameel. They will discuss the future of transportation in the 21st century. This is an opportunity for you to get an inside look at the industry challenges, cutting edge solutions, and meet the people influencing the future of the industry.  Who is poised to lead in connected car and transportation?  Will it be the traditional auto industry or will it be Silicon Valley? What is the future of car ownership?

Panel:

Dr. Axel Fuchs (Quanergy)  Dr. Fuchs is a technology executive with 30 years of experience in managing business and innovation for Daimler, Motorola, and smaller high-tech companies including Telenav, Universal Electronics, EZ4Media, and Wheelz.  At Motorola Automotive, he led the system engineering department and at Daimler Benz he co-founded the Daimler-Benz research office in Palo Alto, California. There he pioneered the first Internet connected car and received the Smithsonian Award for Excellence.  Dr. Fuchs holds more than 12 system level patents and a Doctorate in Electrical Engineering from Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany.

Akhter Jameel, Akhtar has long and deep experience in the intersection between connectivity, automation and the internet in the auto industry.  For many years Akhtar served as the President and CEO of the Mercedes Benz Research and Development group in North America.  He developed the world’s first prototype of an internet connected car. He was the founder and CTO of Wheelz, Inc. – a peer to peer car sharing online marketplace and service. Akhtar is currently at Conti-X, the new mobility divisison of Continental AG.

Food and Beverages will be served