Volkswagen Works to Match Technology with Customer Needs – CAR MBS 2018

August 2nd, 2018 at 4:53pm

Matthias Erb, Volkswagen

Over the coming decades, there will be a lot of technology added to vehicles. But car companies need to make sure those new features are still easy and intuitive for customers to use. Matthias Erb, the head of User Experience at Volkswagen, discusses how the company is moving away from purely technology driven product development to including things related to customer needs.

Honda Improving the Environment with Connectivity – CAR MBS 2018

August 2nd, 2018 at 3:52pm

Steve Center, Honda

Honda wants to drastically reduce its environmental impact and has set a goal to cut its CO2 emissions 50% by 2050. Steve Center, the Vice President of Connected and Environmental Business at American Honda, shares how connectivity can help in that effort.

Yazaki Is Ready for Autonomy & Mobility – CAR MBS 2018

August 2nd, 2018 at 3:07pm

Bo Andersson, Yazaki

Many analysts believe there are big changes coming to the auto industry which could create a lot of disruption. However, Bo Andersson, the President and CEO, of Yazaki North and Central America, says the company is prepared for that change and is ready to tackle autonomy and mobility.

#InternYazaki: Impact of Tariffs, Improving Business Relationships & More at CAR MBS 2018

August 2nd, 2018 at 1:39pm


Autoline is partnering with Yazaki to offer a unique perspective of the 2018 CAR Management Briefing Seminars. During the week of CAR MBS, Yazaki interns will be posting their insights to Instagram and Twitter using #InternYazaki as well as Snapchat. We’ll be sharing some of the most interesting of those posts right here on Autoline.tv, so check back often. The opinions and reports from the intern correspondents are their own and do not reflect the editorial position of Autoline.


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GM: Navigating the Uncertainty – CAR MBS 2018

August 1st, 2018 at 5:00pm

Mike Anderson, GM

Automakers have been adding more and more gears to transmissions over the years. But that trend won’t last, according to Mike Anderson, the Executive Director of Global Transmission Electrification at General Motors. With the move to EVs, he says were about to see more electrified transmissions in our vehicles.

#InternYazaki: Utilizing AI in Autonomy, Diversity in Leadership & More at CAR MBS 2018

August 1st, 2018 at 4:13pm


Autoline is partnering with Yazaki to offer a unique perspective of the 2018 CAR Management Briefing Seminars. During the week of CAR MBS, Yazaki interns will be posting their insights to Instagram and Twitter using #InternYazaki as well as Snapchat. We’ll be sharing some of the most interesting of those posts right here on Autoline.tv, so check back often. The opinions and reports from the intern correspondents are their own and do not reflect the editorial position of Autoline.


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Nissan Outlines Its Vision for the Future – CAR MBS 2018

August 1st, 2018 at 3:49pm

Chris Reed, Nissan

Even though electric vehicles only make up a tiny fraction of the overall car market, Nissan has placed a large bet on the technology. Chris Reed, the Vice President of Platform and Technology Engineering at Nissan North America, talks about the company’s strategy to help EVs become more mainstream.

Volkswagen Embraces EVs and eMobility – CAR MBS 2018

August 1st, 2018 at 3:05pm

Matthew Renna, Volkswagen

There’s a lot of new technology trends in the auto industry, like electrified vehicles, connectivity, mobility and autonomy. Matthew Renna, the Vice President of Electro Mobility & Innovation at Volkswagen of America, discuses the company’s strategy for that new technology.

#InternYazaki: Transformational Leadership, Auto Industry’s Future & More at CAR MBS 2018

August 1st, 2018 at 1:06pm


Autoline is partnering with Yazaki to offer a unique perspective of the 2018 CAR Management Briefing Seminars. During the week of CAR MBS, Yazaki interns will be posting their insights to Instagram and Twitter using #InternYazaki as well as Snapchat. We’ll be sharing some of the most interesting of those posts right here on Autoline.tv, so check back often. The opinions and reports from the intern correspondents are their own and do not reflect the editorial position of Autoline.


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SAE Is On An Autonomous Mission – CAR MBS 2018

July 31st, 2018 at 5:44pm

Frank Menchaca, SAE

The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) is on a mission to get people more aware of autonomous vehicles. It’s already launched a program in automated vehicle safety testing and recently finished a trial in Florida that allowed the general public to get in an autonomous vehicle (AV). Frank Menchaca, Chief Product Officer of SAE says that public awareness will be key to bringing AVs to scale.