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General Motors and BMW set to Deliver Keynote Addresses at Telematics Detroit 2013

With just 3 weeks until the Telematics Detroit 2013 Conference & Exhibition (June 5-6, Novi, MI, USA), Telematics Update have today confirmed that General Motors and BMW will deliver exclusive keynote presentations to the 1,800 strong audience at the world’s biggest event to shape the future of the connected car. (

On the opening day of the conference (June 5), Nick Pudar, Director, Global Connected Consumer at General Motors will reveal exclusive insight into GM’s vision for the Global Connected Consumer. As automakers seek to meet the rapid pace of innovation demanded by today’s drivers, the keynote address will explore how GM SDK’s will expand access to the infotainment environment and engage with the developer community through enabling greater opportunities for app monetization. On the second day of Telematics Detroit (June 6), Heini Schulz, ConnectedDrive Services Manager and Douglas Claus, Head of Department Product Requirements, Development & ConnectedDrive at BMW of North America will explore the New Era for BMW ConnectedDrive. They will deliver exclusive product insights, including details on market roll outs, customer interaction and product flexibility.

Telematics Detroit Project Director, Andrew Pym stated, “We are very excited to be welcoming General Motors and BMW to Telematics Detroit 2013. The expectations of drivers have never been higher as they seek to bring their constantly connected lives into the vehicle and both of these automakers are pushing the very boundaries of what is possible with the connected car. He continued, “Is it unquestionable, connectivity is now fundamental developing OEM brand affinity and what you hear from these keynotes at Telematics Detroit is going to define the next generation of telematics industry innovation.”

Telematics enters a New Era at Telematics Detroit 2013
This importance of telematics to the automotive manufacturers is reflected in the OEM presence at the Telematics Detroit, with over 200 senior executives from Chrysler, Honda, Ford, Nissan, Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai, GM, BMW, Audi, KIA, Toyota, already confirmed to attend.

Hyundai stated on Telematics Detroit, ‘This is one of the best conferences that I’ve ever been to. I would definitely recommend this conference to anyone working in telematics’.
Ford attest, ‘The show is a great place to get an accurate pulse on the telematics industry and to meet or keep in touch with industry leaders.

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Gareth Ragg
Conference Director | Telematics Update
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