Daniel Simmons

Assistant Secretary in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, DOE

Executive Session


Carla Bailo
President and CEO, Center for Automotive Research

Tim Frazier
Executive Director of Advanced Engineering, Cummins

Moe Khaleel
Associate Laboratory Director, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Luc Vincent
Executive VP of Engineering & Product at Lyft


Joel Maguire

Director of Advanced Engineering Propulsion Technology Strategy, Borg Warner

Electrification Session


Madhu Raghavan
Group Manager, System Architecture, General Motors R&D

Daniel Kok
Manager, Advanced Electrified Powertrain Systems, Ford Motor Company

Bill Copeland
Director, Business Intelligence, EPB

Gary Horvat
Vice President of eMobility, Navistar


Joan Ogden

Director of the Sustainable Transportation Energy Pathway Program, University of California Davis

Net-zero Carbon Fuels Session


Jonathan Male
Director, Bioenergy Technologies Office, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Depar

Henrik von Storch
Senior Expert, Deutsche Post DHL

Paul Najt
Strategy Energy & Mobility Group Manager, General Motors Research & Development

Steve Przesmitzki
Head of Strategic Mobility, Climate and Energy Analysis, Aramco Research Center


Cem Saraydar

Director of Electrical and Controls Systems Research Lab, General Motors

Automation and Connectivity Session


German Ros
Research Scientist and CARLA Team Lead, Intel

Jordan Edwards
Principal Program Manager, MLOps on Azure ML, Microsoft

Zach Carter
Principal Member of Technical Staff, Internet of Things, AT&T

Hiren Desai
Head of Strategy & Innovation for North America, Continental Automotive Systems


Carl Hergart

Director of Advanced Powertrain, PACCAR

Future Fleets


Mike Roeth
Executive Director, North American Council for Freight Efficiency

Keshav Sondhi
Director of Fleet Engineering & Sustainability, PepsiCo

Dawn Manley
Chief of Staff, Global Strategic Initiatives, Splunk Products

Vince Mantero
Research and Analysis Team Leader, Federal Highway Administration