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<br /> Management · Digitalization · Strategy · Systems · Global<br /> INSIDE:<br /> DAIMLER SPECIAL<br /> IT and the changing<br /> face of automotive<br /> R&D (p. 19-26)<br /> Winter 2017-2018<br /> Start-up scene Ontario<br /> Young high-tech companies<br /> strengthen region's role in<br /> global automotive industry<br /> Hau Thai-Tang<br /> Top Ford executive sees<br /> changing automaker-supplier<br /> relationship in new-tech era<br /> Blockchain<br /> Auto industry expects digital<br /> ledger to offer great potential<br /> for cost savings, data security<br /> Interview: Ola Kaellenius<br /> Daimler R&D boss values global network of competence centers<br /> beaufort8.de<br /> WE WISH ALL MOBILITY EXPERTS JOYFUL<br /> HOLIDAYS AND A SUCCESSFUL 2018!<br /> Accelerate into a successful future.<br /> With your trusted mobility and digitization experts.<br /> The future is digital, whether for your car or for your business. You need<br /> experts w<a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 1" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=1"> Management · Digitalization · Strategy · Systems </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 2" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=2"> beaufort8.de WE WISH ALL MOBILITY EXPERTS JOYFUL</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 3" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=3"> EDITORIAL From the editor: Pr</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 4" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=4"> TABLE OF CONTENTS Winter 2017-2018 36 Virtual</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 5" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=5"> 8 New technology. Survey finds growing focus on </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 6" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=6"> DECISION MAKERS “The shift from hardware to s</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 7" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=7"> faster. With traditional hardware, we assume 10 y</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 8" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=8"> CAR IT Pressure to innovate Innovation index R</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 9" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=9"> connected car innovations could be identified fro</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 10" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=10"> CAR IT Country index Innovation strength of gl</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 11" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=11"> ADVERTISEMENT When the car takes control … E</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 12" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=12"> ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS & SOFTWARE Blockchain </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 13" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=13"> chain world. Blockchain, which was originally dev</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 14" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=14"> ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS & SOFTWARE </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 15" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=15"> Autoindustrie überraschen mit guten Zahlen und no</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 16" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=16"> ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS & SOFTWARE during a period </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 17" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=17"> Cenit Allgeier operaticokncal services Allgeier </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 18" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=18"> DIGITAL RETAIL & SERVICE What about the dealer? </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 19" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=19"> DAIMLER SPECIAL Daimler's globalization Daimle</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 20" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=20"> DAIMLER SPECIAL Idea generator and trailblazer </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 21" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=21"> DAIMLER SPECIAL what is happening in the worl</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 22" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=22"> DAIMLER SPECIAL Shifting boundaries Inte</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 23" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=23"> DAIMLER SPECIAL It doesn</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 24" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=24"> DAIMLER SPECIAL »We are now making the large</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 25" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=25"> DAIMLER SPECIAL Daimler's R&D network extends </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 26" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=26"> DAIMLER SPECIAL One key issue in the German au</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 27" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=27"> DAIMLERASDPVEERCTOIARILAL Silicon Val</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 28" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=28"> ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS & SOFTWARE Out of the office </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 29" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=29"> continues to work on the other ones. Prototypes a</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 30" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=30"> DECISION MAKERS Digital options Digitalization st</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 31" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=31"> which specializes in so-called “smart living solu</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 32" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=32"> ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS & SOFTWARE Machine Learning </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 33" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=33"> "It is difficult for the programmers to validate </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 34" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=34"> ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS & SOFTWARE ing. AVs can't r</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 35" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=35"> ADVERTORIAL 9th CLEPA Aftermarket Conf</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 36" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=36"> PRODUCTION & LOGISTICS A question of presenta</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 37" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=37"> MAN is not the only vehicle manufacturer turning </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 38" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=38"> NEW TECHNOLOGY AND START-UPS Ontario commits to </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 39" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=39"> the challenges confronting every other auto-makin</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 40" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=40"> NEW TECHNOLOGY AND START-UPS etize their paten</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 41" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=41"> Canadian senators Pierre Boisvenu (l), Dennis Wat</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 42" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=42"> NEW TECHNOLOGY AND START-UPS </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 43" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=43"> BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS IN AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLY CHAIN</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 44" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=44"> DIGITALIZATION STRATEGY Preview: CES & NAIAS </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 45" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=45"> DIGITALIZATION STRATEGY built. Lyft is one of </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 46" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=46"> NEW TECHNOLOGY VW electrifies Electric mobility </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 47" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=47"> Thomas Hausch, who, until recently, headed Nissan</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 48" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=48"> NEW TECHNOLOGY BMW's electr</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 49" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=49"> CAR IT The LA Auto Show </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 50" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=50"> DECISION MAKERS Ian Robertson, departing BMW s</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 51" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=51"> ler investment gave Tesla access to a range of co</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 52" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=52"> NEW TECHNOLOGY A hyper leap forward – or death in</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 53" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=53"> apart to drive but almost too close for air trave</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 54" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=54"> NEW TECHNOLOGY lan</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 55" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=55"> IT TRENDS 2018 Trends 2018 AI, blockchain lead t</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 56" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=56"> IT TRENDS 2018 progress across the board. “All</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 57" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=57"> IT TRENDS 2018 Platforms for micro-services Wi</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 58" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=58"> PREVIEW In the next automotiveIT international:</a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 59" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=59"> Management · Digitalization · Strategy · Systems </a> <a title="automotiveIT Winter 2017 - 2018 page 60" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3d6329e6?page=60"> co⵬ocated with May 21st – 23rd 2018 · Grand</a>