Chrysler-Lancia chief Olivier Francois and Toyota Europe purchasing boss Mark Adams are among the lineup of top auto industry executives who will speak at the Automotive News Europe Congress later this month.
Others speakers include Ford of Europe CEO Stephen Odell, PSA/Peugeot-Citreon brands boss Jean-Marc Gales and Volkswagen marketing chief Luca de Meo.
Among supplier executives who will speak at the event are Peter Tyroller, a member of Robert Bosch's management board, Ralf Cramer, Continental executive board member and Alex Ismail of CEO Honeywell Transportation Systems.
The congress theme is ''The New Europe: Winning Strategies for Uncertain Times." The congress will explore topics such as the future of mobility, purchasing strategies in a reorganized Europe, and opportunities for automakers and suppliers to cooperate.
This year's congress takes place in Cologne, Germany, on Thursday, June 30. Prior to the event, on Wednesday, June 29, there will be a VIP tour of Ford's Cologne car-assembly factory.
More than 300 delegates from more than 80 companies based in 25 countries will come to hear keynote addresses and top level presentations from industry experts.
For further information and to register, go to www.ane-congress.com