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Experiences Per Mile

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Experiences Per Mile, brought to you by HARMAN International, is a program for automotive technology professionals and enthusiasts, where we explore consumer-centric mobility experiences and discuss the technologies driving them. During each episode we feature different thought leaders in the automotive industry and explore various trends around the experiences inside the vehicle.

Experiences Per Mile, brought to you by HARMAN International, is a program for automotive technology professionals and enthusiasts, where we explore consumer-centric mobility experiences and discuss the technologies driving them. During each episode we feature different thought leaders in the automotive industry and explore various trends around the experiences inside the vehicle.

Location:

Novi, MI

Description:

Experiences Per Mile, brought to you by HARMAN International, is a program for automotive technology professionals and enthusiasts, where we explore consumer-centric mobility experiences and discuss the technologies driving them. During each episode we feature different thought leaders in the automotive industry and explore various trends around the experiences inside the vehicle.

Twitter:

@harman

Language:

English


Episodes

Is dashcam technology making vehicle owners safer?

12/15/2020
In this episode, host Karen Piurkowski welcomes Munish Kumar, Director of Connected Aftermarket Products at HARMAN. Munish has more than 20 years of experience creating and managing complex global products to connect people and things. Munish shares the benefits of dashcam technology, including improved safety and social connection for consumers. Key Takeaways: [:54] Munish talks about the purpose of a typical dashcam [1:47] Munish shares the features of an ADAS (Advanced Driver...

Duration:00:15:39

Can software integration make drivers feel more accomplished?

12/15/2020
In this episode, host Karen Piurkowski is joined by Kaushik Banerjee, Vice President and General Manager of Automotive Engineering Services at HARMAN. In his role, he helps car makers and other automotive ecosystem players rethink how they can use technology to drive performance in their business. Kaushik describes the value Automotive Engineering Services bring to automakers and consumers alike. Key Takeaways: [1:04] Kaushik explains his professional background [2:11] Kaushik shares...

Duration:00:17:12

How are driver and occupant monitoring systems increasing consumer enjoyment?

12/15/2020
In this episode, host Karen Piurkowski welcomes Dr. Alan Jenkins, Senior Director for Global ADAS Product Development at HARMAN. With 20 years of R&D experience he joined HARMAN in March of 2020 to focus on technology and innovation. Alan describes in detail the benefits of having in-cabin monitoring systems in vehicles. Key Takeaways: [1:20] Alan explains driver and occupant monitoring systems [2:52] Technology that enables in-cabin monitoring [5:19] The basic functions of the driver...

Duration:00:26:05

Will streamlining car and radio services provide better social connection for drivers?

12/15/2020
In this episode, host Karen Piurkowski welcomes Gerhard Grossberger, Director of Telematics Product Management at HARMAN. In his role, he designs new business models with smart products and services. Gerhard has more than 20 years of experience leading professional innovation management for digital connectivity. Gerhard shares the most recent telematics technology innovations and how it will benefit automakers and consumers alike. Key Takeaways: [1:05] Gerhard Grossberger explains...

Duration:00:16:06

What’s the Experience Per Mile outlook for powersport products?

10/15/2020
This special episode of the Experiences Per Mile podcast is guest hosted by Jeffrey Hannah, Director of North America at SBD Automotive and co-facilitator of the Experiences Per Mile Advisory Council. Jeff is joined by Patrick Weldon, Director of Advanced Technology at Polaris. Patrick leads the advanced technology portfolio across all Polaris platforms, and directs technical teams and corporate strategy in mergers and acquisitions of key technologies from startups to equity investments,...

Duration:00:22:50

Can the Experience Per Mile promise be optimized via location technology?

10/15/2020
This special episode of the Experiences Per Mile podcast is guest hosted by Jeffrey Hannah, Director of North America at SBD Automotive and co-facilitator of the Experiences Per Mile Advisory Council. Jeff is joined by Charity Rumery, Head of Automotive & Industrial Sales at HERE Technologies and fellow member of the Experiences Per Mile Advisory Council. Charity is a proven leader in the location industry with a demonstrated track record of delivering business results with over 20 years of...

Duration:00:18:14

How is enterprise software accelerating Experiences Per Mile?

10/15/2020
This special episode of the Experiences Per Mile podcast is guest hosted by Jeffrey Hannah, Director of North America at SBD Automotive and co-facilitator of the Experiences Per Mile Advisory Council. Jeff is joined by Bill Newman, Chief Industry Executive Advisor at SAP and fellow member of the Experiences Per Mile Advisory Council. Bill is a seasoned executive across many manufacturing domains and professional services with over 30 years of experience in strategy, planning, and business...

Duration:00:24:39

How can consumer productivity in the car increase through an automotive marketplace?

7/22/2020
Host Karen Piurkowski is accompanied to this episode by Daniel Xing, Head of Product Management for HARMAN’s automotive cloud platform, HARMAN Ignite. He is responsible for building, launching, and driving the implementation of products. Daniel explains how consumer productivity can be increased through an automotive marketplace—transforming vehicles into an extension of the digital lifestyle of the driver. Listen to this episode for valuable information about the benefits that in-vehicle...

Duration:00:25:46

Why are automakers using OTA updates to improve consumer experience?

7/22/2020
Host Karen Piurkowski welcomes Mark Boyadjis, the Global Technology Lead for Automotive Advisory Services at IHS Markit, to this episode. Mark is a globally-recognized expert in automotive technology markets, strategies, and foresight as well as a career analyst and consultant thanks to his rich variety of expertise in technology forecasting, technology management, and strategic advisory topics. In this episode, Mark shares different strategies for OTA (Over-the-Air) deployment, describes...

Duration:00:18:14

Can society reach zero-accident mobility through ADAS to provide a feeling of well-being for consumers?

7/22/2020
In this episode, Karen Piurkowski welcomes Keith Hadi, Director of Product Development at HARMAN. He joined HARMAN’s ADAS team last year to lead the company’s LiDAR platform development. Previously, Keith held senior engineering roles at Takata and at Veoneer, where he was responsible for one of Veoneer’s largest ADAS programs to date. Keith shares his knowledge and experience in ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems). He talks about how ADAS is being used today, the different levels...

Duration:00:18:15

What foundational elements are needed in the digital cockpit of the future to boost consumer enjoyment?

7/22/2020
In this episode, host Karen Piurkowski, welcomes Arvin Baalu, Vice President of Product Management and System Design at HARMAN. In this role, he leads a global group focusing on next-generation digital cockpit platforms. Arvin has been with the company for nearly 15 years in various senior leadership roles and was instrumental in setting up HARMAN’s development center in India. In this episode, Arvin shares the most recent digital cockpit technology innovations, its foundational elements,...

Duration:00:17:04

From RPM to EPM: How are Experiences Per Mile impacting the industry?

3/4/2020
In this episode, Karen Piurkowski welcomes David Slump, President of HARMAN Connected Services. David leads the day to day operations and financial performance of HARMAN's Connected Services division and is a member of the senior leadership committee for HARMAN International. He has been with the company in various senior leadership roles for more than a decade. Here, David shares insights formed by his vast experience and talks about the changing automotive landscape. As a member of the...

Duration:00:11:13

What are the new technology trends for electric vehicles?

12/10/2019
Karen Piurkowski welcomes Chris Ludwig to this episode. He is the Vice President of the EPIC Experience Team at HARMAN International and leads HARMAN’s innovation of the total in-car experience through sound, technology and design. Previously, he led the global acoustic systems engineering team for automotive, and spearheaded all of HARMAN branded audio sound signatures, including Mark Levinson, JBL, Infinity, Harman Kardon and Lexicon. Electric vehicles are gaining popularity around the...

Duration:00:18:33

How will 5G enable the next generation in-vehicle experience?

12/10/2019
In this episode, Karen Piurkowski is accompanied by Roger Jollis, Head of Product Management for HARMAN’s Telematics Business Unit. In this role, Roger is responsible for HARMAN’s telematic control units, V-2X and advanced antenna technologies. Roger Jollis has more than 20 years of experience in leading global organizations for international B2B companies including HP, Thales, Garmin and Honeywell. Here, Roger Jollis shares how 5G will change the in-vehicle experience. He also details the...

Duration:00:26:07

How will you navigate your car in the future?

12/10/2019
Joining Karen Piurkowski in this episode is Oren Betzaleli. He is the Senior Vice President of the Software Platforms Product Business Unit at HARMAN International and the General Manager of HARMAN Israel. He has nearly 30 years of experience in technology, business, marketing, and management roles. Oren Betzaleli is diving deep into the advantages and disadvantages of embedded navigation systems in vehicles, while comparing them with the standard navigation apps consumers are accustomed to...

Duration:00:22:43

What new features will enable the in-vehicle experience of tomorrow?

12/10/2019
Joining Karen Piurkowski is Aaron Thompson, Senior Director of Platform Development for HARMAN's ADAS business unit. Aaron is a true innovation leader, driving and executing future concepts and turning them into production ready solutions in the automobile industry for more than 15 years. Aaron shares his knowledge about the current trends in autonomous solutions, artificial intelligence, safety and most importantly, about how these new technologies will benefit the in-vehicle experience for...

Duration:00:16:11

How will software empower a personalized experience for the customer?

10/30/2019
Welcome to Experiences Per Mile, a podcast for automobile technology professionals and enthusiasts. During this program we will explore consumer-centric mobility experiences and discuss the technology driving them. Karen Piurkowski, your host, is the global marketing director for HARMAN Connected Automotive. Each episode will feature different thought leaders in the automobile industry and explore various trends around the experiences inside the vehicle. Joining Karen in this first episode,...

Duration:00:28:14

Welcome to Experiences Per Mile - Trailer

10/29/2019
Welcome to Experiences Per Mile, a podcast for automobile technology professionals and enthusiasts. During this program we will explore consumer-centric mobility experiences and discuss the technology driving them. Karen Piurkowski, your host, is the global marketing director for HARMAN Connected Automotive. Each episode will feature different thought leaders in the automobile industry and explore various trends around the experiences inside the vehicle.

Duration:00:05:50