Hosted By:North of 41

We have assembled a panel of auto experts from Detroit and beyond to give attendees an overview of where opportunities are to make money in the connected car space. As Google and Apple Car Play are making inroads with the auto manufacturers, are there still opportunities in this space for tech entrepreneurs? Hear from the experts who will be able to give a perspective in terms of what is happening across the globe with connected car technology. You will also learn what role the various stakeholders play in the overall transportation eco-system.

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Agenda

  • 6:00 pm Registration
  • 6:15 pm Panel Discussion
  • 7:00 pm Q&A
  • 7:30 pm Networking

When: November 3, 2015 6:00pm- 8:30pm

Where: 100 Front St. E., Suite 401, Toronto, Ontario

Register Here

Speakers

 

Junior Barrett, E.V.P, Connexion Media Ltd

Connexion Media is a technology company specializing in developing and commercializing software apps and services for the web connected car. Junior  is responsible for developing, executing and managing both North and South America regions for Connexion Media.  Connexion focuses on improving the in-vehicle and lifestyle experience by creating innovative vehicle technology.

Alisyn Malek, Investment Manager, GM Ventures

As an investment manager at GM Ventures, Alisyn translates long term industry demands into immediate technology investment. She manages deal flow in the automotive and transport sector as part of the investment fund. In addition, Alisyn, leverages business unit relationships to create value add opportunities for potential investment companies.  GM Ventures has actively invested in companies throughout the America, Europe and Asia.

Shaun Marshall, Engineering Group Manager, GM Canada

Shaun leads a team of advanced technology engineers at GM in developing and implementing new technology solutions for vehicle connectivity and vehicle infotainment and display systems. His team has established partnerships with numerous organizations and innovative companies in Canada in order to create customer excitement and sound technical solutions in the connected car space.