International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Andreas Mai
Director, Smart Connected Vehicles
Cisco Systems, Inc.
Adapting the Vehicle to a New Society: How Will Shifting Attitudes and Vehicle Technology Change the Way We Drive?
16:30 - 18:00Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Andreas Mai is an industry expert in business and technology architectures for Connected Vehicles for automotive and insurance companies, service providers, and governments and is frequently asked to speak at conferences worldwide. During his career, Mai has advised automotive OEMs and suppliers, industrial equipment and aerospace suppliers, and private equity investors in North America and Europe. He has conducted and published a number of studies, most recently at ITS and SAE World Congresses, including "Internet of Cars: A Business Case", “Global Product Development— Innovation Never Sleeps,” “Enter the Dragon—Lessons Learned in China Sourcing,” and “The Odyssey of the Auto Industry—Suppliers’ Changing Manufacturing Footprint. Mai holds a Diplom-Kaufmann in European Business from the universities of Osnabrück, Germany; ESTE Universidad de Deusto, Spain; and Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. He serves on the board of the Connected Vehicle Trade Association and Cohda Wireless.