Link to “Seeing Beyond Darkness: The Future of Automotive Sensing,” the Oct. 28th IMPA virtual meeting

Here is the link to the Oct. 28th IMPA meeting “Seeing Beyond Darkness:  The Future of Automotive Sensing:” https://tinyurl.com/y5l87tx2 The program brought together a news-making panel of technical experts to discuss breakthroughs in thermal sensing, radar and other sensor-enabling technologies, and how they are changing the way we drive. PANEL: John Xin, CEO, LunewaveJohn Xin …

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Link to Ford’s F-150 product and economic-impact presentation to IMPA (Sept. 22nd)

Here is the link to the Sept. 22nd presentation by Ford on the new F-150 pickup. In addition to the unique product qualities of the latest iteration of America’s best-selling vehicle, the presentation shared new data from a Boston Consulting Group study which demonstrates how Ford, its employees, dealers and supply partners all work together …

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Audio from Dr. Jody Hall’s presentation at the June 18, 2019 meeting.

Autonomous vehicles – all the rage, at least receiving the hype. As they grow in popularity; performance, value, sustainability and occupant protection will become even more critical and on Tuesday, June 18th Dr. Jody Hall, vice president for the automotive market of the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) discussed consumer preferences in these areas as …

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Steel Market Development Institute hosting June 18 meeting

Autonomous vehicles – all the rage, at least receiving the hype. As they grow in popularity; performance, value, sustainability and occupant protection will become even more critical and on Tuesday, June 18th Dr. Jody Hall, vice president for the automotive market of the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI) discuss consumer preferences in these areas as …

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Spring Brake Thursday, May 16

IMPA invites you to 10th anniversary edition of IMPA SPRING BRAKE.  The date is Thursday, May 16th, at Bear Mountain State Park, Harriman, New York. For this anniversary, we are returning to our inaugural event’s theme – “Eco and Green.” We are inviting manufacturers to bring the best vehicles your company has to offer in …

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Gridlock Sam, Sam Schwartz, at February 26 meeting

If you’re late for the next meeting, Tuesday, February 26th, our speaker, the world’s leading traffic-engineering architect and the true traffic guru, might be able to provide the reason(s). Samuel I. Schwartz, “Gridlock Sam,” will discuss how changes like New York’s unique congestion pricing program and the evolution of autonomous vehicles (the subject of his new …

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Audio of Rob Cadle’s March 1st presentation on Honeywell’s vehicle-electrification programs is now posted in the podcast area of the Members Only section of this site.

There’s more to the electrification of America’s vehicle fleet than adding EVs and hybrids – and Honeywell’s Rob Cadle explained this, including information about things like how 48-volt systems, e-turbos and compressors for hydrogen-based systems will factor into today and tomorrow’s powertrains, during the March 1st meeting and the audio is now posted to the podcast …

Read moreAudio of Rob Cadle’s March 1st presentation on Honeywell’s vehicle-electrification programs is now posted in the podcast area of the Members Only section of this site.