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2016 Washington Auto Show Press Conference Schedule
January 21, 2016
Walter E. Washington Convention Center

 

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2016 --

8:00 a.m.                

Newsmaker Breakfast, sponsored by Washington Automotive Press Association (WAPA) and International Motor Press Association (IMPA) - Location: Honda Stand

   

8:40 a.m.

Opening speeches and welcome

   

8:55 a.m.                

KEYNOTE: - John Mendel, Honda Executive Vice President

   

9:25 a.m.                

Motor Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA)

   

9:40 a.m.                

Dr. Ernest Moniz, Secretary, U.S. Dept. of Energy- Location: Intelligent Transportation SuperHighway

   

9: 55 a.m.               

Green Car Journal's Green Car Awards                                                           

 

Connected Green Car of the Year™

 

Luxury Green Car of the Year™

 

Green SUV of the Year™

Level Two

 
   

10:40 a.m.              

FCA Group-Chrysler

   

11:00 a.m.              

Alfa Romeo

   

11:20 a.m.              

Toyota

   

11:40 a.m.              

General Motors

 

Level One

 
   

12:15 p.m.              

Hyundai- Hyundai

12:40 p.m.              

LUNCH, sponsored by Hyundai  in the Intelligent Transportation SuperHighway

   

1:10 p.m.

ART of Motion Exhibit Watch Jamaal Newman paint a 2015 Kia 

   

1:30 p.m.

National Safety Council     

 

Location: Intelligent Transportation SuperHighway

   

2:00 p.m.

Government Keynote-NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind

 

Location:  Intelligent Transportation SuperHighway

 

SAE Plenary Sessions (Room 145)

3:00 – 4:00 p.m. - Creating the Automotive Future in a Collaborative Environment

 
 

4:00 – 5:00 p.m. - What do Government Agencies Think? - The Role of Government and Industry in the Future of Mobility

 

5:00-8:00pm Sneak Peek Reception (Show floor)

 

Special Feature:  ART of Motion Presented by Automotive Rhythms 

Blind Whino will conduct live art paintings throughout the day.

Edward Joseph will paint a 2016 BMW Mini JCW during the Sneak Peek Reception from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

For further information: Bonnie Moret Phone: 404-262-7811 Email: bonnie@pomeranceassociates.com