Saturday, June 6

Young Automotive Professionals Conference (YAPC)

8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

FCA US LLC Chelsea Proving Grounds
3700 S MI State Road 52, Chelsea

Hosted by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles LLC

The conference is a great opportunity to network with young professionals in the automotive industry and is open to anyone 18 years and older (Ride & Drive requires valid driver’s license). The event will include prominent industry leaders in a panel discussion and Q&A on the topic “So You Think You Can Drive – Driver Assistance Technology.” The afternoon highlight will be a Ride & Drive event featuring some of FCA’s most exciting vehicles on various courses.

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. FCA Keynote Speaker
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Panel Discussion and Q&A
12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Networking Lunch
12:30 – 4:00 p.m. Ride & Drive

Keynote Speaker

Steven Jakubiec, FCA Advance Development Responsible, FCA US LLC

Andrew Smart, Director, Society Programs and Industry Relations, SAE International

Noah Goodall, PhD, PE, Research Scientist of Safety, Operations, and Traffic Engineering, Virginia Center for Transportation Innovation & Research
Dan Patient, Manager, Automated Driving Systems, Autoliv Electronics America (AEA)
Jeremy Tuggle, Engineering Manager, System V-Model & MKC1 Technology Team Lead Vehicle Dynamics (VED) Systems Engineering, Continental Automotive Systems

Important Note:  Only 250 spots available. Registration closes June 3 at 4:00 p.m. (or when sold out). There will be no onsite ticket sales or refunds after May 29.

Speakers and vehicles are subject to change.


Speaker bios

Sponsored by Elektrobit, Core Technologie, P3 Group, Eaton, and Absopure