• July 16, 2019

    Some retirement communities use driverless shuttles for residents who no longer drive, but still, want to get around the community. 

    July 14, 2019

    The Autonomous Vehicle created by U.M. professors, is versatile enough to operate on the road or bike lane and in the snowy Michigan winters. 

    July 10, 2019

    Aptiv's self-driving cars utilizing the Lyft app provided low-vision passengers with a map and a Braille graphic describing the car's features.

    August 06, 2019
    8/6/2019 - 8/8/2019

    More than 1,000 stakeholders, representing automakers, suppliers, startups, media, government, and academia will attend CAR's flagship event that focuses on the auto industry’s commitment to change, across the spectrum of technology, strategy, mobility, policy, and manufacturing issues.

    Conference Details

    Location: Grand Traverse Resort, Traverse City, Michigan

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners

    August 21, 2019
    8/21/2019 - 8/23/2019

    The Autonomous Vehicles Detroit 2019 conference is the technical program for autonomous innovators. As an opportunity-focused conference with ample networking opportunity, it will encourage partnership building and collaboration on the industry's most pressing challenges.

    Join us to share your perspective on safety standards ISO 21448, and 26262 as well as discuss the cutting-edge in simulation, trends in AI & ML, and connectivity for the future of mobility.

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    Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi MI

    Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners

    September 10, 2019
    9/10/2019 - 9/12/2019

    Powering Innovation

    The battery hasn't changed since 1748. But its applications have.

    While first widely used to power electrical telegraph networks, today's battery applications in automobiles, consumer electronics, medical devices, and stationary storage don't just power our daily lives — they transform how we travel, interact, and manufacture.

    Each year, engineers, innovators, and thought leaders converge in Novi, Michigan, for a conference and expo focused on keeping up with the fast-moving advanced battery and automotive industries.

    Ready to inspire the next great battery application?


    Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan

    Target Audience: Educators;General Public;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers;Students

    September 14, 2019
    9/14/2019 - 9/22/2019

    National Drive Electric Week is a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today's widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more. They are fun to drive, are less expensive and more convenient to fuel than gasoline vehicles, are better for the environment, promote local jobs, and reduce our dependence on foreign oil.   Learn more


    Target Audience: Educators;Students;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers;General Public

    October 02, 2019
    10/2/2019 - 10/3/2019

    This event is streamlined to provide an 18-24 month trajectory glimpse of the Connected and Autonomous Vehicle. Panel Discussions will include:Tier 1, Cybersecurity, Smart Communities, Testing and Certification, and Finance.


    Location: Michigan Beer Company, Novi, Michigan

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Researchers

    October 04, 2019
    10/4/2019 - 10/4/2019

    This FREE Conference offers technical training classes, NATEF credits, a trade show, raffles and live demos.

    Location: Macomb Community College, South Campus

    Target Audience: Educators

    October 25, 2019
    10/25/2019 - 10/25/2019

    The Michigan Design and Manufacturing Alliance (DMA) will hold their annual fall conference at Oakland Community College’s Auburn Hills campus. The Career Technical Education (CTE) experience prepares students for opportunities in all the various career pathways, with discussions on current and future jobs availability. A hot breakfast and lunch are included.  Free Registration 

    Location: Oakland Community College, Auburn Hills

    Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Students

    December 04, 2019
    12/4/2019 - 12/5/2019

    Middle and High School students learn about careers in automotive design, robotics, manufacturing, and the technology that makes it happen at this FREE event.

    Location: Macomb Community College, Expo Center, South Campus

    Target Audience: Educators;Students

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