Automotive Leaders Summit - Global 2018

20-21 June 2018 | Liverpool

Agenda

Sponsors:

Day One - 20 June 2018

11.30

Vehicle Plant Tours

Exlusive tours of vehicle plants including: Jaguar Land Rover, BAC Mono and the National Transport Design Centre

18.00

Conference Networking Drinks Reception and Barbecue

Venue: Titanic Hotel 

21.00

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Day Two - 21 June 2018

Venue: Exhibition Centre Liverpool

08.45

Registration opens

09.15

Opening Remarks

09.20

Global Automotive trends and Forecasts

Christoph Stuermer, Global Lead Analyst, PwC Autofacts

09.45

Environment - Supply Chain

Colin Smith, Certification Manager for Transport, Energy and Emissions Specialist, Energy Saving Trust

10.00

The ultimate supply chain where logistics is literally the only lifeline

Commander Terry Virts, Astronaut, NASA

10.30

Networking Break

11.00

Improving Finished Vehicle Distribution

As the global manufacturing footprint of all OEMs continues to expand, so finished vehicle logistics becomes more important - can it help carmakers find new production and sales locations.

Emmanuel Arnaud, Executive Vice President - Sales & Marketing, GEFCO

Paul Allen, Head of Finished Vehicle Distribution, Bentley Motors

Ben Waller, Senior Researcher , ICDP

Sponsored by:

CHEP

11.00-15.00

Battery in Focus Group Meeting

Room 22  |  Sponsored by:

CHEP

11.45

Better data means a greater understanding of global technology trends and better decisions by the automotive industry.

Nigel Swycher, CEO, Astemios - Cipher

12.00

Lunch

13.20

In a connected world how do we protect our security 

Andrea Amico, Founder, Privacy4Cars

13.40

Industry 4.0

Greg Smith, Arthur D Little

14.00

Smart Factory

Andrew Peters, Managing Director, Siemens Digital

14.20

Li-ion battery technology 

How it is revolutionising the way we power and optimise MHE

Steve Richmond, Director Logistics Systems, Jungheinrich

14.40

Networking Break

15.10

Leaders Insights - The Future of the Supply Chain

15.45

Addressing the challenges of battery shipping within and without the vehicle

From cell handling to recycling, the battery chain brings a whole new set of demands on the supply chain - selected speakers and panel members discuss the thoughts and issues arising from the Battery Focus Group meeting earlier in the day 

Christoph Stuermer, Global Lead Analyst, PwC Autofacts

Dr Daisy Walzel, Lawyer/Partner, DWF Germany Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

16.30

Conference close 

18.00

Gala Dinner – Cocktail Reception

Venue: Royal Liver Building

19.00

A view from Space

Commander Terry Virts 

19.30

Dinner

21.30

Drinks Party 

22.30

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