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Latest Episodes

Reilly Brennan, General Partner, Trucks VC
July 22, 2019

Listen to Reilly Brennan, co-founder and partner at early-stage venture fund Trucks VC, discuss his investments in the transportation and autonomy space.  Reilly describes how his investment criteria and portfolio have changed over time and shares his ...

A. Charles Thomas, CDO, General Motors
February 13, 2019

Listen to A. Charles Thomas, PhD., Chief Data & Analytics Officer of General Motors discuss how data analytics are influencing every part of GM.  Charles describes his objectives, processes and success metrics for bringing a "data centric" approach to ...

CES 2019: Thoughts From the Convention Floor
January 11, 2019

CES was kind enough to reach out to us, suggest we record an episode from the floor of the 2019 CES show, and offer us studio space. - Hear our reflections on CES as an event, as an auto show, and as a consumer electronics show.

Mamatha Chamarthi, CDO, ZF Group
December 21, 2018

Listen to Mamatha Chamarthi, Chief Digital Officer of ZF Group, a $40 billion revenue German Tier 1 auto supplier, discuss the future of transportation and the influence of autonomy, connectivity, electrification and sharing.

Swamy Kotagiri, CTO, Magna International
November 09, 2018

Listen to Swamy Kotagiri, Chief Technology Officer and also the President of the Power & Vision Division of $40 billion Tier 1 auto supplier Magna International, discuss the future of transportation and the influence of autonomy, connectivity,

Everybody Hates Tesla, Part 2
October 10, 2018

Electric vehicle adoption will threaten automotive profit distribution sooner than expected and much sooner than unit volumes would imply.  Tesla has brought about this and many other large but less-noticed changes & threats.

Everybody Hates Tesla, Part 1
September 08, 2018

Electric vehicle adoption will threaten automotive profit distribution sooner than expected and much sooner than unit volumes would imply.  Tesla has brought about this and many other large but less-noticed changes & threats.

Alysia Green, CIO exploration business, Chevron (energy, oil & gas)
August 09, 2018

Listen to Alysia Green, Chief Information Officer of Chevron's upstream energy exploration business, describe the interaction of Information Technology and Operational Technology.  She discusses what's shared and what's different,

Behrooz Abdi, CEO, TDK InvenSense (MEMS / automotive sensors)
July 24, 2018

Listen to Behrooz Abdi, Chief Executive Officer of TDK InvenSense, describe the genesis of the microelectromechanical or MEMS sensor.   Behrooz explains why he thinks many years of growth and innovation is ahead for the industry,

Bill Ruh, CEO, GE Digital
July 16, 2018

Listen to Bill Ruh, Chief Executive Officer of GE Digital, describe the genesis of GE Digital in 2011 when he joined GE from Cisco.   Bill explains the lessons learned in establishing the leading industrial internet of things player and why GE Digital'...