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.
CV Telematics: Who will Drive the Market in the Coming Years?Nandini Tare and Thomas FanslerThis briefing will provide a global outlook of the commercial vehicles telematics market in 2014. With growing importance of data in the industry, the commercial vehicles telematics ecosystem is increasing in complexity. This briefing will cover top market predictions by Frost & Sullivan and growth opportunities across different regions. It will also focus on prognostics in North America and Europe.
Why You Should Attend:
• Receive insights on trends, regulations and market growth in the global commercial vehicles telematics industry for 2014
• Identify key fleet management features/services across different regions
• Learn about prognostics ecosystem stakeholders, influence on market and technology, and identify opportunities in the prognostics space
• Understand key drivers, challenges and the future of prognostics in medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicles in North America and EuropeRead more >
This briefing will provide a global outlook of the passenger vehicle powertrain and electric vehicle landscape in 2014. Growth in three-cylinder engines, increased turbo-downsizing and powertrain modularity are key trends; vehicle gasoline powertrains continue to dominate the global market. Top predictions by Frost & Sullivan, and forecasts and market shifts expected to disrupt the global automotive market will be discussed. The outlook of key technologies such as high-speed transmissions (8-, 9-, 10-speed transmissions); two-cylinder engines; GDI and DCT; and specific powertrain mix changes such as CNG also will be covered. Finally, diesel, mild and full hybrids, plus a breakdown of the EV space and key OEMs, will be addressed.
Dedicated corporate carsharing solutions are becoming far more prevalent in a company’s mobility requirements, as the attractiveness and awareness of such offerings increase.
A recent analysis from Frost & Sullivan estimates the number of vehicles to stand at about 2,000 vehicles in such fleets in 2013. It forecasts that by 2020, there could be between 75,000 and 100,000 such vehicles in operation, as providers such as OEMs, leasing arms, rental companies, carsharing organizations (CSOs) and technology providers continually enter the market and expand geographically with competing solutions.
During this analyst briefing, Frost & Sullivan will present the key findings of this report, highlighting the trends impacting the market, the key industry groups and companies developing products and their target market, as well as give some predictions on the market potential and the impacts through to 2020.
Why should you attend?
•Learn about current size and segmentation of the TCL services market in India
•Learn about 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 practice preferences
•Find out about key challenges to be addressed by logistics service providers and tap into the potential opportunity
In 2014 the global light vehicle market is expected to cross the 88 million unit mark with growth in the Chinese and U.S. markets balancing the downturn in Europe. Key trends influencing the market include corporate carsharing, eRetailing and big data analytics.
This briefing will analyse emerging market trends and make bold predictions for 2014.
Big data is not a new phenomenon in the automotive industry. The increasing presence of connectivity, with the short- to mid-terms promising high-speed/high-bandwidth connectivity like LTE in the car, is a key reason for pursing big data in the industry. The shift is taking place due to the need to cut down on spiraling warranty costs and the need to create a data sharing network between the dealer, customer, and the OEM and others.
Join Prana Natarajan, team leader; Nick Ford, consultant; Dr. Anthony Baxendale, research manager-Future Transport Technologies at MIRA Ltd; and Harald Barth, product marketing manager at Valeo, as they discuss future trends in autonomous driving in the defense sector.
Why You Should Attend:
- Discuss the future of autonomous driving with experts from Frost & Sullivan, MIRA and Valeo, and how to address market, engineering and product challenges
- Learn strategies from experts who have implemented autonomous driving solutions in the defense sector
- Compare and contrast the strategies of traditional OEMs with that of newer participants, such as Google, and related business models
- Hear from the experts on the design, testing and validation requirements for autonomous cars
This analyst briefing will offer attendees unique and insightful takeaways focused on:
- Global economic trends and forces shaping demand for medium-heavy commercial vehicles
- Regional and global growth outlook for the medium-heavy truck market
- Powertrain, connectivity and safety technology outlook
- The movement towards platform-based truck production
- The move globally to a low-cost truck
- The top 5 predictions and trends for the global medium-heavy commercial truck market
Hear Praveen Chandrasekar, Program Manager, Neelam Barua, Industry Analyst and Zia Yusuf, CEO innovative parking management company Streetline, Inc. talk about key trends, current happenings and market sizing of Vehicle Parking Management systems.
This briefing will provide several strategic insights into the evolving nature of parts eRetailing, including:
•Key competitive factors
•Operational challenges faced by traditional parts distributors and retailers, eRetailers OEMs, dealer groups and parts suppliers.
•Best practices in digital retailing
•Comprehensive case studies
The high-speed automotive transmissions market is expected to grow to more than 13 million units by 2020. OEMs and tier-1 suppliers therefore have a key role to play in the growth of this market, which is coaxed by stringent emission regulations, fuel economy standards and dynamic consumer demand. With the entire automotive value chain questioning the "optimum number of transmissions speeds" while achieving cost-benefits at the same time, this analyst briefing will share industry thoughts and views as to how this market will unfold toward 2020.