Agenda for ExA-SUMMIT Mobility 2017
June 1st, 2017 – Taipei


Reception & Coffee

Conference venue: Palais de Chine Hotel → map

Conference Moderator: Timo Littke, Chief Analyst, ATS Advanced Telematic Systems GmbH


Opening Remarks

Armin G. Schmidt, Director, Wangdao Alliance e.V.

Jang-Hwa Leu, Acting Director General, Industrial Development Bureau, Ministry of Economic Affairs (Taiwan)

Dr. Ting-An Wang, Deputy CEO, Asia Silicon Valley Development Agency

Stan Shih, Co-Founder & Honorary Chairman, Acer Inc. / Chairman, Stans Foundation

Dr. Gerhard Schmidt, Former CTO, VP Research & Advanced Engineering, Ford Motor Company


Opening Keynotes

Electrification, Connectivity, Self Driving - Challenges to the Automotive Industry

Dr. Wolfgang Ziebart, Technical Design Director, Jaguar Land Rover

Process Approach to Autonomous Vehicle Development

Bodo Seifert, Global Director Advanced Engineering, Magna Electronics

Because (Electric) Racecar

Royce YC Hong, Co-Founder & CEO, XING Mobility

Azizi Tucker, Co-Founder & CTO, XING Mobility


Coffee break & Startup expo


SESSION 1: Mobility Disruption & Connectivity (New Business/ Service Models)

Accelerating the Future of Automotive

ST Liew, Vice President and President of Qualcomm Taiwan

Identities - The Key to Disruption

Dr. Patrik Ekdahl, Head of Platform Security Research, Ericsson Research

How Connectivity influences Security in Mobility - Challenges and Solutions for the Connected World

Guenther Loll, VP Market Segments, Rohde & Schwarz


Moderator: Ting Wu, Partner, McKinsey & Company

Alexander Diehl, CEO, KKLD* GmbH / Senior Advisor, BMW i Ventures

Mikael Lindholm, VP IoT, Telenor Group

Armin G. Schmidt, CEO, ATS Advanced Telematic Systems

Maverick Shih, President, Acer BYOC Smart Products


Lunch & Startup expo


SESSION 2: Tech Investments Asia/ Europe

Ecosystem Session Asia

Edward Chyau, Managing Partner, Mesh Ventures

Ecosystem Session Europe

Tobias Schirmer, Managing Partner, Join Capital


Moderator: Steve Hsu, CEO, Tronxin Accelerator (TXA)

Edward Chyau, Managing Partner, Mesh Ventures

Daniel Kipowski, Head of Business Unit, Invest in Skåne

Thomas Balland, Managing Director, IPSA

Nathan Kaiser, Partner, Eiger

Julien Mialaret, Operating Partner, Idinvest Partners


Coffee break & Startup expo


SESSION 3: Electro Mobility & Smart Mobility

Engineering in the Shared Mobility Space

Barry Nagel, Engineering Lead, BCG Digital Ventures / Venture CTO, COUP

Roland Koch, Senior Engineer, BCG Digital Ventures / COUP

Electro Mobility

Dr. Cheng-Foo Chen, SVP, CUBTEK


Moderator: Timo Littke, Chief Analyst, ATS Advanced Telematic Systems GmbH

Christian Jansen, CTO, Gaius Automotive Inc.

Dr. Ilja Radusch, Director Business Unit ASCT, Fraunhofer FOKUS, and Director Daimler Center for Automotive IT Innovations (DCAITI)

Philippe Chiu, Managing Director, UnaBiz (Sigfox network)

Dr. Cheng-Foo Chen, SVP, CUBTEK


Intro Networking Evening Event


Shuttle Transfer

Shuttles depart directly from Palais de Chine to network evening event.
Networking event venue: Woolloomooloo Out West → map


Opening speech


Startup Pitches

BotPartner, Taiwan - Catherine Wang, CEO Assistant

HAP2U, France - Remi Laoubi, Manager Taiwan

LIPS, Taiwan - Luke Liu, Founder & CEO

SkySentry, Taiwan - Prof. Chih-Ching Li, CEO

Tempow, France - Vincent Nallatamby, Founder & CEO

Witekio, France - Jean-Loïc De Jaeger, Sales Manager

Y5Bus, Taiwan - Cho-Wen Lo, CMO

CloudNC, UK - Theo Saville, CEO

Moderator: Tobias Schirmer, Managing Partner, Join Capital


Startup Voting & Award


Closing Remarks


Networking with Buffet & Drinks


Official End

Conference venue

Palais de Chine Hotel
No. 3, Section 1, Chengde Rd, Datong District
Taipei City


Networking Event Venue

Woolloomooloo Out West
No. 2, Lane 120, Section 2, Wuchang St, Wanhua District
Taipei City