LIDAR, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Reasoners, Robust Software/Firmware, Cyber Security, Moore’s Law and Semiconductor Trends, Autonomous and Automated Vehicle Technology, Internet of Things (Iot), and Cloud Based Technologies are just a few of the things being discussed related to the Semiconductor Industry and how it relates to the Auto Industry. How to connect to Detroit will be discussed. What does it take to be a Detroit “Insider”? How to approach an Automotive OEM/Tier 1/Tier 2 Supplier? Do you really need to be connected to Detroit? Is your product development skating to where the puck is going to be? Or are you moving so slow compared to the competition that you are an Edsel just waiting to happen? How do you stay ahead of everyone else in order to be first to the puck?