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October 2-3, 2019
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Jose,
San Jose

TU-Automotive West Coast 2019

Understand the latest innovations in automotive technology

Reserve your 2019 brochure

2018 Attendees

TU-Automotive West Coast connects companies to those from the Silicon Valley community who are advancing data usage & monetization for connected and autonomous vehicles, including AI, edge computing, blockchain and more. From the software in your product to the hardware driving it, meet OEMs, tier ones, developers, engineers, investors, and start-ups under one roof.

Day 1 Highlights

What you missed on Day 1 2018, and what to be excited about next year at TU-Automotive West Coast

Day 2 Highlights

What you missed on Day 2 2018, and what to be excited about next year at TU-Automotive West Coast

Key Topics Featured in 2018

The Self-Thinking Vehicle

From perception & decision-making to the UX, employ artificial intelligence & machine learning methods to build contextually intelligent cars

Rethink Connectivity

Future vehicles will rely heavily on connectivity & data, but will our connectivity be good enough? Assess the tech & infrastructure, e.g. 5G, needed to deliver

Design Around Data

Build an infrastructure & architecture, incl. smart sensors & multi-purpose ECUs, primed for fast & cybersecure data processing (In a machine-friendly format!)

Edge & Cloud

Find the balance between vehicle edge computing (i.e. sensor data, critical local processing) for real-time decisions and using advanced data processing on the cloud

Data + Scale + Partners = Value!

Ditch fragmentation & enable easier data access to build & scale services e.g. parking & UBI that benefit both consumers & cross-industry partners

Debunk the Blockchain Hype!

Apply decentralized digital ledgers to the auto context to increase transparency & security, plus open opportunities for new services & monetization

Start-Ups at TU-Automotive West Coast

Why Do Start-Ups Attend?

In business, it's often not just what you know, but who you know. The perfect chance to meet attendees from the venture branches and tech scouts of Toyota AI, Hyundai, DENSO and from the major automaker R&D centers. Make connections with the top of the value chain.

What Will They Learn?

Insights from top experts tackling the challenge of moving from a metal-powered business to a data-powered one, from a human-driven vehicle to a vehicle-driven one. Validating business ideas and technology with the pioneers in the industry.

What Are the Options?

- Attend as a start-up delegate: Gain access to the conference and networking 

- Showcase your product: Book a start-up stand to bring more visibility to your brand, plus enjoy conference access

TU-Automotive News

TU-Automotive also publishes news and editorial, serving as the reference point and communications hub for the evolving automotive technology segment as it converges with consumer electronics, mobile and IoT to develop connectivity, mobility and autonomous use-cases.