Frost & Sullivan's Automotive & Transportation practice provides global industry analysis, custom consulting, market research, market forecasts, and insights into emerging technologies that are designed to help your firm address current trends and challenges, identify new technologies, and take advantage of opportunities for growth in the Automotive & Transportation markets. Our global team of industry experts, consultants, and market research analysts evaluate and monitor the automotive aftermarket, advanced automotive technologies, telematics, infotainment (including multimedia), remanufactured parts, safety, and logistics markets.
Outlook of Global Autonomous Heavy-Duty Truck MarketSandeep Kar, Wallace Lau, Dr. Josh SwitkesThe global autonomous heavy-duty truck market has gained momentum in recent months with most major global heavy truck makers developing capabilities to participate in this market.
This presentation will offer strategic insights into the trends, market drivers and restraints, and growth opportunities that will guide this market's trajectory. Industry experts will discuss the associated technologies, application areas, OEM activities, cost implications, and regional and global sales forecast for such trucks.
Dr. Josh Switkes, CEO of Peloton Technology, will provide his company's vision of the autonomous truck market with special focus on vehicle-to-vehicle communication and radar-based active braking technologies.Read more >
This briefing will review the market for gasoline and diesel engines. The presentation will also focus on electrification of powertrain and explore which electric powertrains have the recipe for success leading up to 2020. We will showcase two specific trends; Mircea Popescu will compare induction motors and permanent magnet motors for hybrid and EV application, and Scott Ellsworth will benchmark Tesla Model S and Nissan Leaf.
Attend this briefing to:
1. Find out if electric vehicles were successful in 2014, and to what extent
2. Learn the gasoline and diesel engine mix for 2014 in Europe
3. Discover consumer choice of gasoline versus diesel cars and how fuel price fluctuations will impact this buying pattern
4. Benchmark technologies like induction motors and permanent magnet motors
5. Compare Tesla Model S with Nissan LEAF
2015 is expected to see global light vehicle sales surpassing 90 million units, with growth in the US and Europe market balancing the slowdown in the emerging markets. Ridesharing, intelligent mobility and big data analytics are key trends that will influence the market in 2015.
This briefing analyses emerging market trends and makes bold predictions for 2015.
Eastern Europe and Central Asia offer very interesting opportunities for the light vehicles sector which includes passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. A new Frost & Sullivan's study analyzes this market in Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan and Tajikistan, and finds that by 2021 the annual light vehicle sales volume in these eight countries is expected to reach nearly one million.
Over the past decade London has become Europe's primary carsharing (car club) market, second globally only to New York. Over 140,000 Londoners use station-based carsharing services, which deliver several sustainability benefits to the city. Annual research undertaken by Carplus shows that carsharing members use fewer cars, with each carsharing car removing 17 privately owned cars from the road, and members driving 57% fewer miles than the London average.
Why You Should Attend:
- See how carsharing reduces car use in cities
- Learn the key demographic factors statistically linked to carsharing membership
- See variances (and reasoning) for attractiveness of carsharing within a city
- See the quantified market growth potential (members and vehicles) of carsharing and the impacts (economic, environmental, and social)
- Discover the market potential of new one-way carsharing business models in London
- Hear potential policy factors for cities to consider to encourage growth of the carsharing sector
- Get the opportunity to ask the project team (Frost & Sullivan and Zipcar) questions about the approach and their views on the carsharing market in London and beyond
The project logistics market in India comprises of logistics services provided for specialized or non-conventional cargo consignments that are overweight and/or over dimension and cannot be handled or moved using conventional assets and equipment. In most cases, these consignments have to be taken to remote locations with limited transportation infrastructure access using single or multimodal transportation services. With the growing focus on infrastructure development and expanding manufacturing activity in the country, opportunities for these services are expected to grow significantly.
But understanding the project logistics-related practices and preferences of end-user industries is of prime importance for logistics service providers intending to tap the potential opportunity. This briefing will look at the current status of the project logistics market in India and will specifically focus on the trends of key end-user industries, along with growth drivers and challenges for industry participants. It will also provide an outlook for the Indian project logistics market for the next four years.
Why you should attend:
·Learn the current size and segmentation of the project logistics services market in India
· Find out the forecasted market size for the next four years
· Identify the specific factors driving the growth of this market
· Understand the key user industries of these services, and their practices and preferences
· Discover key challenges to be addressed by logistics service providers to tap the potential opportunity
Fuelled by Internet penetration and improved connectivity, Indian e-Retail business is expected to grow to $12.08 billion by 2025. The automotive industry is bringing a new and innovative approach to its retailing perspective in the form of online, virtual, and digital customer purchase experience. This trend enriches customer experience for the brand and creates an innovative retail process that results in higher satisfaction and loyalty. This briefing will discuss the strategies and unique approaches by Indian automotive companies in the retail space.
Why You Should Attend:
•Learn about online retail marketing in the Indian auto industry
•Hear online retail marketing success stories
Digitization, new business models, disruptive technologies, and the emergence of non-traditional automotive participants are revolutionizing the way parts will be sold and service will be delivered in the near future.
This briefing will investigate the disruptive forces and trends at play and will look at how they will transform key factors that influence and drive the automotive aftermarket (e.g. - geography: urban/rural stores; customers: women drivers, Generation Y; technology: augmented reality, big data).
Cybersecurity has emerged as a key growing concern in the automotive industry as researchers across the world have demonstrated threats and risks by presenting alarming scenarios like hackers taking control of the car and turning off engines, head lights, disabling brakes, and taking over steering control. To withstand, the automotive industry must integrate with IT companies such as Cisco, CGI, and IBM. Though, there has been no reported real life incident related to automobile cybersecurity to date, the value proposition is huge as its risks the safety of passengers.
This webinar will investigate how original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the associated ecosystem can protect the vehicle from any security threats.
This briefing will highlight the growth drivers and challenges, like support from the government, and factors like range anxiety and infrastructure requirements. It will also provide an outlook for the Indian Electric/Hybrid vehicle market by 2021.
Why should you attend?
•Learn about the current size and segmentation of the EV/Hybrid vehicle market in India
•Find out the forecasted market size for the next eight years
•Identify the specific factors driving growth of this market
•Understand the key customer segments of these products
•Discover what challenges need to be addressed by EV/Hybrid vehicle manufacturers