Automechanika Shanghai to host webinar about Asia’s automotive market on July 9

Starting in early July, Automechanika Shanghai will present a webinar series with top executives, scholars, specialists and association representatives from different fields to discuss the current market situation.

Starting in early July, Automechanika Shanghai will present a webinar series with top executives, scholars, specialists and association representatives from different fields to discuss the current market situation. The July 9 webinar is titled, “The impacts of COVID-19 on the Asia automotive market, implications and opportunities in the post-pandemic era.”

Participants will examine both the challenges and prospects in the automotive supply chain, shedding light on the future recovery and development of the automotive industry.

Leading representatives from Launch Tech and the China Automobile Dealers Association as well as the top consultancy firm Deloitte China will discuss the current market situations using the latest market data, government policies, distribution channels and service sector information. The sessions will also delve into the new opportunities in Asia as an outcome of the pandemic.

Date: Thursday, July 9, 2020

Time: 17:00 Beijing (GMT+8)

Topics include:

• An outlook on Asia’s automotive market

• A forecast of the automotive market in China

• Case study on the recovery of the automotive aftermarket

• Panel discussion: The opportunities that lie ahead from OE to the aftermarket

Register for the webinar here.

Moderator

Ricky Wang

Vice President & GM APAC of Brake Parts Inc
Ricky Wang is the Vice President and General Manager of BPI China (Brake Parts Inc) responsible for expanding BPI’s business in the Asia Pacific region.

Prior to this, Ricky served as the Vice President and General Manager of East Lake New Energy Automobile Corporation in China. Ricky has over 20 years of experience in the automotive industry. He held several key roles with multinational automotive companies, including Director of Aftermarket and Trailer for ArvinMeritor, China and Director of Sales and Marketing for Goodyear Engineered Products, Asia Pacific. He also served in Siemens, Pirelli and other well-known multinational enterprises.

Panelists

Dr. Marco Hecker

Chief Strategy Officer, Deloitte China

Dr. Hecker has over 18 years of experience in successfully implementing strategies, increasing market share and brand awareness. Hecker has received recognition as the Automotive Sector Strategy Consultant of the Year in China by Corporate International Magazine Global Award in both 2019 and 2020. Before joining Deloitte, Hecker worked in a leading consulting firm as Partner and Director Automotive & Industrial Equipment and he has published his articles on the development of automotive industry in different medias.

Lang Xuehong

Deputy Secretary General of China Automobile Dealers Association and Director of Industry Coordination

Lang took part in developing “Vehicle Inventory Alert Index”, “Used Car Manager Index”, “Auto Consumption Index” and other key indices of the auto industry. As a senior expert with more than 20 years of experience in auto market research and consulting, Lang has been committed to in-depth research into auto industry and policy, products, consumers, channel management, marketing strategy, etc. and has been invited to express her unique views and articles on multiple domestic mainstream financial, commercial and marketing media.

Alan Xu

Director, Launch Tech (International Market Centre)

Alan Xu has 14 years of working experience in Launch Tech, the global leader in vehicle diagnostic solutions and he is currently the director of International Market Center in the company, overseeing the overseas businesses and Asian markets including Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei, Sri Lanka etc.

Register for the webinar here.

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