Join Us to Explore the Outlook
for the Global Auto Industry

Half-Day Conference Fueled by WardsAuto Insights,
on Global Vehicle Sales and Production
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | The Townsend Hotel - Birmingham, MI

Conference Features:


Insightful Presentations

Forward-looking presentations from WardsAuto analysts and editors; insights and analysis covering topics that matter to the future of your business, trend analysis of OEM strategies, new technologies, market outlooks and more. Extended Q&A Session lets attendees pick our industry experts’ brains on issues important to your company.

Our Q1 2017 Outlook Conference, to be held March 8 in Birmingham, MI, will cover these urgent topics:

  • DIESEL: The current state of diesel and its surprising prospects for the future. Presented by WardsAuto Senior Editor, Tom Murphy.
  • POWERTRAIN: Forecast of global powertrain production, looking to 2024, with regional trends in engines, transmissions and electrification.  Presented by WardsAuto data partners, AutoForecast Solutions.
  • FUEL ECONOMY: State of the industry update of automaker progress working toward meeting CAFE requirements.  Presented by Industry Analyst, Erin Sunde.
  • WARDSAUTO BAROMETER: Latest industry forecasts, including automaker score cards.  Presented by WardsAuto Senior Analyst, Haig Stoddard.
  • Q&A SESSION: We’ll discuss the impact of the new US administration on the auto industry, the prospects of renegotiating NAFTA, and other topics raised by the audience. Moderated by John Sousanis, WardsAuto Managing Director.

Forward-Looking Insights

Get WardsAuto’s trusted take on the risks and opportunities in store for your business in the coming quarter, next year, and beyond.

Take-Away Materials

Digital and hardcopy takeaways from all presentations. Share valuable information throughout your organization!

Conference Newsletter

Free subscription to WardsAuto Outlook e-newsletter, providing timely insights and exclusive access to WardsAuto content after the conference.

One-On-One Time With WardsAuto Analysts

Meet our editors and analysts, and personally discuss your most pressing concerns for your business today and tomorrow.

Attendee Roles Have Included:

  • Corporate Management
  • Industry Analysts
  • Finance
  • Engineering
  • Sales & Marketing

Companies Represented Have Included:

  • Fiat Chrysler
  • Ford
  • General Motors
  • Honda
  • Hyundai
  • Nissan
  • Toyota
  • Bosch
  • Delphi
  • Denso
  • Eaton
  • Johnson Controls

See expanded list here

The WardsAuto Outlook Conference is held at The Townsend Hotel in Birmingham.

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Learn How Today’s Trends Will Impact Your Business!