Top thought leaders to discuss how connectivity is set to transform transportation in large cities like New York
NEW YORK — (BUSINESS WIRE) — February 27, 2015 — C3 Group is bringing its Connected Car Conference (C3) back to CE Week on Monday, June 22 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at the CE Week Studios in the Altman Building, on 18th St in NYC.
“The connected car is currently one of the hottest topics in technology,” said Doug Newcomb, President and Founder, C3 Group. “Connectivity changes the entire experience of owning, driving and maintaining a vehicle and connected cars will also have a broader impact on our roads, cities and society.”
The third-annual Connected Car Conference (C3) at CE Week will bring together the top thought leaders from automotive, technology, policy, research and media to examine how connected technologies are helping New York and other urban areas around the globe draft a blueprint for future mobility and discuss innovations that are occurring right now on the streets of our cities and roads throughout the country.
Curated by connected car and future mobility expert Doug Newcomb, session topics to be covered include:
- How Technology Can Help NYC Achieve Its " Vision Zero"
- Self-Driving Cars and the City: Robo-Taxis of the Future?
- Big Data vs. Bad Traffic: Beating Gridlock With Technology
- Using Tech to Protect and Serve Urban Commuters
- Never Alone: Tackling Connected Car Security and Privacy Concerns
Last year’s event included participation from leading automotive and technology executives from companies and organizations including Auto Alliance, Cisco, Delphi, General Motors, Harman, Hyundai, Intel, NHTSA, Nuance, Nvidia, Pandora, Pioneer, Telenav, Velodyne and more, and another all-star line-up is expected for this year’s conference.
C3 is an official conference partner of CE Week, the technology industry’s annual, weeklong citywide celebration June 22-26 in New York City. Media who register for CE Week will have access to the Connected Car Conference. For sponsorship opportunities contact Gretchen McFarlan at Gretchen@dougnewcomb.com.
About CE Week
CE Week is the consumer electronics (CE) industry’s official weeklong, citywide event in New York City. The official mid-year meeting, conference and new technology showcase includes the event headquarters, CE Week Exhibits, which is the site of CE Week’s largest exhibition hall and conference program. CE Week is produced by Martin Porter & Associates and Consumer Technology Publishing Group/NAPCO Media, publisher of Dealerscope, Technology Integrator and the Technology Tell Network.
About C3 Group
Founded by distinguished car technology journalist and expert Doug Newcomb, C3 Group is an organization focused on advocating the role of technology in advancing the modernization of transportation. C3 provides editorial content, conferences, and consulting services to the companies and organizations involved in the global technology and transportation markets. C3 Group provides timely news and analysis through its C3 Report website, newsletter and the Connected Car Council. At C3 events, the company also brings together top thought leaders, who are shaping the future of transportation through technology, to help stakeholders understand and take action on the revolutionary changes currently taking place in the automotive industry. For more information on the C3 Group and the C3 Report please visit www.cthreegroup.com.
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