SAE International and MI Innovation Alliance invite you to join us on February 27 for the 12th Annual Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge (GAMIC) in Southfield, MI.
After two months of competition prep advising from a cohort of nearly 40 mentors, the 23 semifinalists from 5 countries and 6 states will compete for the chance to move on to the Finals at the SAE World Congress inside Detroit’s TCF Center (Formerly Cobo Center) in April. The Semi-finals also provides an opportunity to meet, mingle and learn about leading technology and investment perspectives for high-value automotive technologies and innovations. Winners at the Finals will share over $300,000 in total in-kind acceleration services (including targeted exposure to decision‐makers) and cash awards.
Location: Architectural Engineering Building, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI
11:00 Registration, Networking, Innovator’s Tabletop Displays
11:30 Box Lunches and Networking
12:15 Competition Overview
12:35 Semifinalist Presentations – 12 teams, 2 flights (six in each room)
14:25 Break and Networking
14:50 Fire Side Chat with Anthony Khoraych, CEO, Advanced Test & Automation,
Interviewed by Chris Bower, Chair of Society of Automotive Analysts
15:40 Semifinalist Presentations – 11 teams, 2 flights
17:30 Break and Networking
17:45 Panel Discussion: HMI
18:45 Keynote Speaker: Allegretto Gianluca, Innovation Director, Marelli
19:15 Announcement of Winners and Reception Sponsored by Eaton
20:00 Program Concludes