GAMIC FINALS – VIRTUAL ONLINE EVENT
Friday, April 24, 2020
SAE International and MI Innovation Alliance invite you to join us for the 12th Annual Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge (GAMIC) Finals conducted virtually due to COVID-19 pandemic.
GAMIC provides early‐stage start‐ups with an opportunity for competition‐prep coaching; and for the four (4) Award Winners, over $300,000 in total in-kind acceleration services (including targeted exposure to decision‐makers) and cash awards.
The Program — includes Innovator Presentations on new / emerging technologies with Judges Q&A and a Panel Discussion.
10:30 Introduction, Judging Criteria and Judges
10:40 Finalist Presentations – 6 teams
|10:40||AC Biode||Japan||Tadashi Kubo|
|11:00||GHOST-feel it||Germany||Laura Bücheler|
12:40 Fireside Chat on “How to Turn Uncertainty into Action“, focusing on the use and implementation of a unique planning tool (STORMS) for times like this when nothing is predictable. In this Fireside Chat, you will be introduced to using the seven (7) steps of STORMS, and how that will provide you with swift and positive results in times of rapid change and uncertainty.
13:30 Finalist Presentations – 6 teams
|13:30||Riding with Friends||Texas||Joshua Theander|
|13:50||Proof Energy||California||Tim Dummer|
|14:10||Caliber Data Labs||Vancouver||Yaser Khalighi, Ph.D.|
|14:30||Tesseract Structural Innovations||Arkansas||James Lancaster|
|14:50||Volvero||San Francisco||Marco Filippi|
|15:10||Serinus Labs||California||Hossain Fahad|
15:30 Kathryn Snorrason, Strategic Accounts Director, PlanetM, Michigan Economic Development Corporation
15:45 Announcement of Winners