Organizing Committee

General Chair:


Omer C. Onar, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA

General Co-Chairs:


Tom Stricker, Toyota Motor North America, Inc.
Nick Nagel, Triumph Aerospace, USA
Gary Parker, Cummins, Inc., USA
Kent Wanner, John Deere, USA

Program Co-Chairs:


Ryan Ahmed, General Motors, USA
Xiaodong Shi, Mercedes-Benz R&D, USA

Panels Chair:


Beijing Wang, FCA US LLC

Publication Chairs:


Jin Ye, San Francisco State University

Short Courses/Tutorials Chairs:


Lucia Gouchia, Michigan Tech University, USA
Fei Gao, University of Technology of Belfort-Montbeliard, France

Registration Chair:


Teresa Janes, MacAUTO, McMaster University

Awards Chair:


Babak Nahid-Mobarakeh, University of Loraine, France

Exhibition Chairs:


Anand Sathyan, FCA US LLC
Sanjaka Wirasingha, Valeo SA., USA

Automotive Industry Liaison Chairs:


Jon Poponea, Robert Bosch LLC
Joe Palazzolo, GCK Driveline
Jason T. Schug, Ricardo Strategic Consulting
Oliver Gross, FCA US LLC
Dhafar Al-Ani, FCA US LLC
Kumar Rajasekhara, Marsilli, USA
Miaosen Shen, Atieva, USA
Paul Larsen, ANSYS, USA
Tracy Moon, Tridus Magnetics and Assemblies
Nachiket Vader, Rivian Automotive, LLC, USA
Mohamad Berri, Ford Motor Company, USA
David Cottini, Powersys-JMAG, USA
Michael Degner, Ford Motor Company, USA
Suresh Gopalakrishnan, General Motors, USA
Konstantinos Laskaris, Tesla Motors, USA
Alireza Safee, Osram Sylvania, USA
Sanjaka Wirasingha, Valeo, USA
Bin Wu, Mercedes-Benz R&D, USA
Hong Yang, FCA US LLC

Aerospace Industry Liaison Chairs:


Kamiar Karimi, The Boeing Company, USA
Sayeed Mir, Eaton Aerospace, USA
Waleed Said, Hamilton Sundstrand, USA
Bulent Sarlioglu, WEMPEC, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Off-Road Vehicle Industry Liaison Chair:


Long Wu, John Deer, USA

Battery Industry Liaison Chairs:


Said Al-Hallaj, All Cell Technologies, USA
Pavel Dutov, LG Chem, USA