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Your questions answered_Covid19 supply chain update

Questions and topics covered in this Q&A include:

  • More insight into market impacts in regions including Europe, North Africa and Latin America
  • Long-term changes in social and mobility patterns and their impacts on automotive
  • Ways that the crisis could change approaches to sustainability and emissions policy
  • Bottlenecks and adjustments in supply chain and manufacturing after the crisis
  • How digital tools and processes will reshape automotive operations

Watch this strategic discussion to gain more valuable insight on the future of the automotive industry and supply chain.

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Webinar Presenters

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Wolfgang Lehmacher
Supply Chain and Technology Strategist
Independent Consultant

Wolfgang is a thought-leader and practitioner in supply chain and logistics. He has previously been Director, Head of Supply Chain and Transport Industries at the World Economic Forum in Geneva and New York; Partner and Managing Director (China and India) at the global strategy firm CVA in Hong Kong; and President and CEO of GeoPost Intercontinental, the global expansion vehicle of France’s La Poste in Paris. He assists stakeholders across the global supply chain ecosystem, from start-ups to Fortune 50 companies, in upscaling and transforming their organizations. Wolfgang is a member of the IATA Air Cargo Innovation Awards Jury and the Logistikweisen, a think-tank under the patronage of the German Federal Ministry BMVI. He is also an FT, Forbes, Fortune, and BI contributor, and author of business books including The Global Supply Chain.

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Daniel Harrison
Automotive Analyst
Ultima Media

Daniel has more than a decade of experience in business intelligence and automotive research and now leads the business intelligence unit at Ultima Media, including for AMS. He specialises in topics across connectivity, autonomy, shared mobility and electrification. His most recent reports cover tier supplier profits and forecasts for global automotive powertrains.

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Christopher Ludwig
Ultima Media

Christopher is responsible for editorial production and strategy across Ultima Media’s global automotive media platforms, including Automotive Logistics, Automotive Manufacturing Solutions, Car Design News and its business intelligence unit, Automotive from Ultima Media. He’s covered the automotive industry and supply chain for 15 years and has nearly 20 years’ experience in the media and publishing business. He has an MsC from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

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About Automotive from Ultima Media

Automotive from Ultima Media is a business intelligence service specialising in research and data for the automotive sector. Our analysts go behind the headlines to explore the key technologies, economic factors and regulations that are changing automotive production.


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