Technology Impact on the Development Process & Skills: Competencies Shift as Technology Changes
Moderator - Rod Beazley, Ricardo Inc. Panelists - Marques B. McCammon, Ricardo Inc. Bonnie Oziminski, CNH Industrial Jeff Pincock, Ford Motor Co. Robert Prucka, Clemson Univ. Bringing a successful commercial vehicle to market requires a broad set of skills from engineering, design, marketing, sales, and more. Vehicle automation, connected systems, and other emerging technologies will require new skills, new methods, and new ways of working together in diverse teams. How should universities help prepare students for the workplace? How should companies train and develop existing employees? How should companies adapt their structure? The panel will explore the impact of these challenges on the people and organizations as they learn, grow, hire, and acquire to meet the demands of future customers and regulations.