Main Summit Day 1

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Refreshments & Registration

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Chairperson's Welcome & Opening Remarks

8:45 AM - 9:30 AM PANEL DISCUSSION – Evolution Of Lighting Systems In NA Market And Across The Globe

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM 360° Signature Lighting

Jessica Palmer, Optical Systems Principal Engineer, Faraday Future


Jessica Palmer

Optical Systems Principal Engineer
Faraday Future

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Turn Here: Demo Drive & Morning Networking

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Headlamp Rating Systems: What Characteristics Are Important? How Can Ratings Drive Technology / Design Improvements?

Shannen Borngesser, Global Technical Team Leader, Exterior Lighting, General Motors


Shannen Borngesser

Global Technical Team Leader, Exterior Lighting
General Motors

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Product Mix: Allocating Halogen, HID, and LED Lights Across the Vehicle to Improve Efficiency of Lighting Systems

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Brake Lights: Networking Lunch

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Optical Design of Vehicle Lighting and Signaling Devices to Achieve a Uniform Angle of Light And Strong Illumination

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Session To Be Announced (Sponsored by OPTIS North America)

3:15 PM - NaN:NaN AM Turn Here: Afternoon Networking & Refreshments

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM Setting Up Vehicle Architecture To Account For Increasing Amounts Of Electrical Components

Terrence Wilson, Exterior Lighting Supervisor, Ford


Terrence Wilson

Exterior Lighting Supervisor

4:30 PM - 5:15 PM Applying Accent Lighting To Vehicle Interior Compartments For Increased Visual Appeal

Karl Olsen, Global Sr. Lighting Design Engineer, ZF TRW


Karl Olsen

Global Sr. Lighting Design Engineer

5:15 PM - 5:25 PM Chairperson's Closing Remarks

5:25 PM - 5:25 PM End of Main Summit Day 1