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Nov
21

PVMI Researchers Meeting 2013

November 21, 2013

Thursday, November 21 | 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM EST
The Wharton School

AGENDA

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. — BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION

The Wharton School, Steinberg Hall – Dietrich Hall, Room 1040 (1st Floor), 3620 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104

8:30 a.m. – 9:10 p.m. — WELCOME; INTRODUCTION TO THE MACK INSTITUTE; UPDATE ON PVMI; LINKS BETWEEN THE MACK AND PVMI RESEARCH AGENDAS

Saikat Chaudhuri, John Paul MacDuffie, Nicolaj Siggelkow
University of Pennsylvania

9:10 a.m. – 10:20 1.m. — RESEARCH REPORTS #1

Integration of NPD activities at Fiat/Chrysler
Francesco Zirpoli, Università Ca’ Foscari, Venezia
and Josh Whitford, Columbia University

Establishing vehicle architecture (Japan data)
Hidetada Higashi, Yamanasahi Gakuin University

Deployment of EVs in France
Felix von Pechmann and Romain Beaume, École Polytechnique

10:20 a.m. – 10:40 a.m. — COFFEE BREAK

10:40 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. — RESEARCH REPORTS #2

New business models in transition to electric mobility
Heike Proff, Universität Duisburg-Essen

Community-based innovation at Local Motors/Threadless
Victor Seidel, Babson College

Co-patents between Japanese OEMs & Japanese/int’l. suppliers
Merieke Stevens, Erasmus University

Supplier involvement in OEM NPD
Shen Yeniyurt, Rutgers University

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. — LUNCH

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. — REFLECTIONS FROM AN IMVP VETERAN

Dan Whitney, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. — RESEARCH REPORTS #3

Indian auto firms — catching up/breaking into global value chain
Ram Mudambi, Temple University

Building collective knowledge resources in emerging markets
Rafael Corredoira, University of Maryland

R&D paradox in the Korean ecosystem
Ki-Chan Kim, Catholic University of Korea

2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. — COFFEE BREAK

The Wharton School, Steinberg Hall – Dietrich Hall, Room 116 (Ground Floor), 3620 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104

3:00 p.m. – 4:20 p.m. — RESEARCH REPORTS AND UPDATES

Fuel consumption and technological progress in China
Yang Yu, Stanford University

Electric vehicle industry in China
Xueyuan (Adrian) Liu, Wuhan University

Timing, initial resource commitment, marketization and firm performance: International joint ventures in China ‘s auto market
Tom Tao, James Madison University

Transition from RWD to FWD architecture after 1970s oil shocks
Daniel Engler, New York University

Selection and diffusion of alternative-fuel technologies
Eric Peterson, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute / United Technologies Corporation

How tasks/functions of manufacturing engineering differ in Europe vs. Japan
Mihail Marinov, Yokohama National University

4:20 p.m. – 5:20 p.m. — SMALL GROUP DISCUSSION: SHAPING PVMI’S FUTURE

Facilitated by John Paul MacDuffie

Three breakout groups will discuss assigned topics and then report back to the full group

5:20 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. — WRAPUP AND PREVIEW OF FRIDAY’S CONFERENCE

John Paul MacDuffie

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. — BREAK

6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. — RECEPTION WITH MACK INSTITUTE CORPORATE PARTNERS

Inn at Penn, 3600 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. — PVMI RESEARCHERS DINNER

Inn at Penn, 3600 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Location

Details

  • Date: Thursday, November 21
  • EST

Event Organizer

  • John Paul MacDuffie