Logo February 20 – 22, 2022, The Henry Hotel, Detroit


Discover the Next Era of Mobility

Auto.AI USA fuels you with new ideas, connections and new inspiration

From OEMs to Tier 1s, from leading research institutes to the most promising start-ups, from AI, sensor, radar and imaging vision systems experts to automated driving, deep learning and vehicle control executives. Whatever hat you wear or wherever you stand on the spectrum of AI in automated and cognitive vehicles, the Auto.AI USA has something of interest for you.

Join over 250 of the most influential experts!

Event at a glance

Deep Driving Enthusiasts
Hours of Networking
% Autonomous Vehicles

What can you
expect as an Attendee
at Auto.AI USA?


Auto.AI is the leading knowledge exchange platform in the US bringing together all stakeholders who are playing an active role in the machine learning, computer vision, sensor fusion, perception and cognitive vehicles scene


250+ senior level executives and leading professionals discuss the most pressing challenges and solutions, technologies, trends and best practice innovations in the field of autonomous driving.

Speakers & Moderators

50+ pioneering experts and industry leaders share experiences, forecast trends in the autonomous driving revolution, present their best practices, evaluate best-in-class projects and explain development in recent projects.

Networking- Multi-Touchpoint

30+ hours of networking with top level executives from all important automotive sectors from across the globe. You are invited to meet and greet with those hard-to-meet executives in a relaxed and social setting. Join our unique networking approach.


40+ innovative and interactive sessions ensure that all key topics are covered.


Icebreaker round tables, 8 World Café sessions, more than 35 case studies, inspiring start ups and Keynotes fill 2,5 days of the latest innovations, technologies and research in this field.

Join over 250 of the most influential experts – The entire ecosystem one platform, here is a snapshot of our already joined attendees:


What can you
expect as a
Solution Provider?

Commercial focus

With over 60% of the attendees coming from OEMs & Tier 1, this is the most important machine learning, computer vision & sensor technology event for the ADAS & autonomous vehicle development scene.

Comprehensive Program

The Auto.AI USA agenda covers all aspects & challenges involved in enabling cars to autonomously sense, predict and act.


Partnerships for suppliers, OEMs, Tier 1s and start ups through our unique Multi-Touchpoint Concept, the Auto.AI USA provides the platform for the entire vehicle automation scene looking for business, deals and partnerships to stay abreast of innovation, latest research & technologies.


– with over 250 attendees , 40 speakers, Auto.AI USA is the most interactive and in-depth autonomous vehicle business event in America.

Leading solution providers

– being an industry driven conference, Auto.AI USA focuses on bringing only solution providers with a very innovative or relevant approach to autonomous vehicle tools, solutions and technical development strategies.

What is the unique Networking Experience at Auto.AI USA?

We know that networking, ideation, knowledge sharing and getting this „little detail I didn‘t know so far“ is one of the most important reasons to participate at our events. To guarantee the best networking experience, various sessions has been created, tailored to your needs and curated from the industry – we call it Multi-Touchpoint Concept!



Top speakers, trendsetters, evangelists, and experts in the field share their personal experience.


World Café Session

Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.


Challenge your Peers

Parallel roundtable discussions offer the delegates the possibility to talk about their own challenges.


Case Study

Selected brand new case studies from the industry offering insights into strategic approaches, project planning, and operative realization. Learn from the most successful practices and use these real business results for benchmarking with the competition.

100 Minutes

Pre-qualified One2One Meetings with matched partners and from delegate to delegate. Use the Business Matchmaking function in your Event App “hubs101” in advance to arrange your meetings.


Powered by AI

we.CONECT’s unique Event App & Matchfinder – Use our unique matching platform to make new connections, arrange meetings and find tailored solutions to your needs.

Search – Find –  Match – Connect


Meet! Auto.AI USA

Discover who else is participating at the Auto.AI. Our unique Polaroid Picture Wall will help you identify who you want to meet at the conference.


Say Hello

Get the show on the road. Discover who is joining the conference and why. To warm you up for the conference we invite you to get to know your conference peers. Have your business cards ready.



Roundtables on the evening before the first conference day. The Icebreaker is a first informal networking.


Networking Dinner

Wind down, enjoy great food and drink in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.


Breakfast Club

Start the conference with coffee, scrambled egg and … NETWORKING! Join the we.CONECT Breakfast Club – an exclusive area in your hotel – and get into a conversation with other delegates already while having your first coffee.


Tweetback & Connect

The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion.


Auto Scale Start Up Lounge

we.CONECT gives you the opportunity to showcase your work and ideas and provides an excellent opportunity for start-up level companies to showcase their best in-car technologies, software and smart mobility concepts for autonomous and connected vehicles.

What are the
10 reasons to
attend at Auto.AI USA 2021?

All you need to know

about the impact as well as application of AI, machine learning & deep learning in the development of self-driving cars level 4+

Better understand

the development of state of the art algorithms for perception, imaging, computer vision and machine learning, including those most important for the automotive industry

Gain insights

into testing, verification and validation methods and tools for AI and machine learning based systems and how AI can speed up development time


challenges in design software architectures and platforms for AI and ML based systems, potential standards and limitations


why validation is difficult for sensor fusion and what strategies are useful to overcome these challenges and explore how AI supported vehicles can recognize their surroundings and evaluate the implications for its ’behaviour’


new ADAS features for level 4+ such as detection and recognition of multiple objects, improved perception, reduced power consumption, improved object classification, recognition and prediction of actions


from key industry players, renowned research institutions and agile start-ups about the potential of new imaging, perception and AI technologies for vehicles and evaluate business and use cases


the potentials of AI and overview the latest advances in sensor and perception technology in urban and rural environments, continued hurdles with pedestrian detection, and rare, edge cases


insights about real-time precision vehicle localization & mapping, opportunities for autonomous vehicles with 5G & V2x


future pathways, required research and the role of deep learning in the mix of computer vision approaches, team-up with industry leaders and analyze the latest technologies in sensor fusion, imaging and machine learning, gain insights into environmental models and sensor fusion concepts

Audience Profile

Geographic Split

USA / Canada
USA / Canada: 80%
Europe: 17%
Asia / Pacific
Asia / Pacific: 3%

Industry Split

TIER 1&2s
TIER 1&2s: 42%
OEMS: 24%
Vendors & Solution Providers
Vendors & Solution Providers: 16%
Research & Academia
Research & Academia: 7%
Start-Up: 6%
Other: 5%

Job Functions

Senior Director Automotive
Senior Director Automotive: 23%
Global Product Manager
Global Product Manager: 21%
Head of ADAS Development
Head of ADAS Development: 18%
Leader Autonomous Systems
Leader Autonomous Systems: 16%
Senior Product Engineer
Senior Product Engineer: 8%
Head of System Safety
Head of System Safety: 7%
Others: 7%

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