Industry leaders will share their visions of the future on the web at the Automotive News Europe e-Business Conference in Strasbourg, France, next week.
The conference runs from Wednesday, November 29 through Friday, December 1 at Strasbourg's Hilton Hotel. The event starts on the afternoon of the 29th with a tour of DaimlerChrysler's Smart plant in Hambach, France.
Here is a list of speakers and discussion panel members:
Eckhard Cordes, Member of the Board of Management, DaimlerChrysler, in Charge of Corporate Strategy and IT Management
Jens Neumann, Member of the Board of Management, Volkswagen AG
David Thursfield, President, Ford of Europe
Andreas Renschler, President, MCC Smart GmbH
Jean-Baptiste Duzan, Senior Vice President Purchasing, Renault
Andre Navarri, Chairman and CEO, Valeo
Michael Bergmann, Regional Director, e-GM, General Motors Europe
Richard L. Radecki, Corporate Director, e-Business Program Office, Delphi Automotive Systems
Rob Johnson, General Manager, Purchasing Division, Toyota Motor Europe Manufacturing
Andy Eggleston, Vice President of Consumer Connect Europe, Ford of Europe
Siegfried Wolf, President, Magna Europa AG
Rainer Feurer, Vehicle Process, BMW
Flip de Jager, Process Manager Order to Deliver, Volvo Car Corporation
Emile Benaim, Director, Logistics Methods, Fiat Auto
Wolfgang Colberg, Senior Vice President Corporate Purchasing and Logistics, Robert Bosch
Ulrich Boche, IT Security Technical Consultant, IBM
Co-sponsors of the event are Deloitte & Touche and Deloitte Consulting, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Firepond.
It's not too late to register. Call (44) 23-9263-1331 or fax (44) 23-9263-1797 for details. For more details, see Page 27.