- Test Drives
- Show Info
- 2018 VIAS Contests
How Technology is Revolutionizing the Automotive Sector: from EVs to connected cars to Autonomous Vehicles, how technology is changing everything!
Date: March 27, 2018
Time: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
– Vancouver Convention Centre West Building
1055 Canada Place
– Room 301, Entrance via Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC
Topics to be discussed include electrification, autonomous mobility, connected cars, consumers’ buying patterns, and much more. This panel of industry experts will also discuss EV incentives, infrastructure and mobility, and whether those actions and incentives could be improved in BC and across Canada.
Stephen Beatty, Vice President, Corporate, Toyota Canada Inc.
Brian Fulton, President & CEO, Mercedes-Benz Canada
Ted Lancaster, Vice President & COO, Kia Canada Inc.
More speakers TBC
Panel Moderator: Keith Morgan, Award Winning Auto Journalist
Introductory Remarks: Blair Qualey, President & CEO, New Car Dealers Association of BC
State of the Auto Industry Google Event Presented by Postmedia
Date: Thursday, March 29, 2018
Time: 9:30AM – 11:00 AM
– Room 210. Vancouver Convention Centre (West)
Details: Join us in this industry-specific Google event brought to you by Postmedia and the Vancouver International Auto Show. This is a free event with an added bonus and a special draw! RSVP today! Limited spots.
Meet our speaker: Ryan D’Mello is Partner Enablement Manager for select Premier Google Partners in the Canadian market. He is responsible for educating regional Premier Partners on Trends Strategy, and Google’s advertising products. A resident of Toronto, Ryan has spent the past 9 years in digital marketing with client across Auto, Real State, and SMB verticals.