Highlights From Day One!
Presentations and panels featuring City of San Jose, Renovo Motors, Mercedes-Benz, Tractica, Stanford, IBM, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and Toyota.
Our expert speakers shared cutting edge insights on the topics dominating conversation in the industry, including; blockchain, edge & cloud computing, data, artificial intelligence and more.
In collaboration with Autotech Council, the latest business ideas and technology from start-ups in the automotive data space were pitched to an expert panel who provided invaluable feedback.
The start-ups involved this year were RoadBotics Inc, TrafficCast, Third Space Auto and SafeMode.
The judges panel included Toyota AI Ventures and Energy Impact Partners.
Automotive professionals came together after a day of knowledge sharing to discuss the days topics, share information and build relationships that will flourish in to a great working partnership.
Easy to put something on a blockchain but hard to get to size and scale... Size matters, blockchain is a team sport.
Steven Atneosen: Focus on the global market - think what's relevant to the first market that is most ready to adopt some of these new technologies? Usually China
Grand Chasm Ventures
In public private partnerships you can't be afraid to fail. Build an expectation of failure into the project. Expect to fail and the the deliverable is in the insight.
Cities need to understand that technology is evolving and might fall short at times
City of San Jose