Future of Mobility & Transportation


Event Description:

Join us for a panel discussion on the Future of Mobility and Transportation with experts, Dr. Axel Fuchs and Gil Perez. 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?


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.

Gil Perez: SAP Senior Vice President Digital Assets & IoT
Gil is a member of the SAP SE Product & Innovations executive team and is responsible for developing and commercializing a range of SAP solutions enabling digital transformation for digital assets, extended supply chain and IoT. The solutions comprise of SAP Vehicles Networks, SAP Connected Parking, SAP IoT Security, Robotics and extended Warehouse Management, as well as SAP Direct Manufacturing (3D printing and On-Demand Manufacturing).
Gil has over 20 years of experience in enterprise software and new product introduction for multiple vertical industries while working at SAP and numerous startups.
Gil brings a rich and diverse background as a co-founder, investor and senior executive in 5 companies.

Food and Beverages will be served

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Event Details

September 13th, 2016



Perkins Coie
3150 Porter Drive.
Palo Alto, CA


$15 in advance
$25 at the door

Student/Senior discounts available
Members always free

There may be a few tickets available at the door


Sponsored by:Perkins Coie