Perspectives on the Future of the Automobile

Jeffrey Cole, University of Southern California

Dan Eberhart, Canary

Stefan Krause, EVelozcity

Kent Kresa, Petersen Automotive Museum

John Rossant, NewCities & LA CoMotion

Dakota Semler, Thor Trucks

Ryan Westrom, Ford Smart Mobility

Brian Witten, Symantec

Moderator: Terry McCarthy, Los Angeles World Affairs Council

With the rapidly approaching transition to automated vehicles, the number of stakeholders in the transportation sector is quickly expanding. From energy and infrastructure to cyber security and technology start-ups, new opportunities and challenges are emerging. Each speakers with three minutes each will give their take on how we got here, where the industry is going and what we should watch out for as it goes there.