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Who is the car designer of the future?

October 29, 2024
The Henry Hotel, Dearborn, MI


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Who is the car designer of the future?

October 29, 2024 | The Henry Hotel, Dearborn, MI

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Who is the car designer of the future?

October 29, 2024 | The Henry Hotel, Dearborn, MI

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OVERVIEW




The car designer of the future will need a blend of traditional design skills and new competencies that reflect the changing landscape of the automotive industry. As we move towards more sustainable, autonomous, and connected vehicles, the skill set for car designers is evolving. Car Design News brings together an expert panel from contrasting backgrounds to better understand just who is the car designer of the future.

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Michigan-based Prefix Corporation is a recognized leader in the creation of prototype designs, mock-ups, and full-scale concept vehicles for the automotive, aviation, military and a wide variety of other industries. The Prefix team also specializes in low-volume production, component assembly, and specialty vehicle paint programs. With three facilities in southeastern Michigan and over 250 team members, Prefix Corporation has been providing innovative solutions to their clients for 45 years.

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Speakers






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Jeff Hammoud

Chief Design Officer, Rivian

Speaker

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Jeff Hammoud is a Canadian designer of Lebanese descent. Currently Chief Design Officer at Rivian. A native of Guelph, Ontario, Jeff earned a degree in Transportation Design in Detroit from the College for Creative Studies in 2004 and an MBA from Oakland University in 2016.


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James McLachlan

Editor, Car Design News

Moderator

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James McLachlan is editor of Car Design News, Interior Motives and Car Design Review writing, commissioning and editing the editorial output across digital and print. A design journalist for 14 years, James is interested in the intersection between car design, urban planning, technology and culture.

Venue




Welcome to The Henry Hotel, Dearborn, MI

Proud hosts of Car Design Dialogues Detroit 2024


Venue location

The Henry Hotel, Dearborn, MI
300 Town Center Dr, Dearborn
Michigan 48126
United States

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