Brokering for Brains
- Excitement can lure top grads, expert says. Couretas, John // Automotive News;8/16/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5833, p24F
Reports on the need for automakers to lure software and engineering graduates by providing venture capital for startup firms. Consultant Cuneyt Oge's view that engineering talent should be harnessed as the industry integrates advanced electronics and wireless communications into automobiles;...
- High-tech features driving car sales. Ayers, Jeff // Knoxville Automotive Report;Apr2012, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p7
The article focuses on the car sales which is being driven by the addition of high-technology features like connection with smartphone, maps and rearview camera images.
- Greenville Tech Opens New Technology Center. // Motor Age;Jun2003, Vol. 122 Issue 6, p173
Automobile company Southeast's newest technology center and reportedly largest automotive training facility was recently opened on the Greenville Tech campus in Greenville, South Carolina. The 94,000-square-foot, $4.5-million William F. McKinney Regional Automotive Technology Center was built to...
- Why Aren't Investors Buying the Auto Stocks? Keller, Maryann // Automotive Industries;Jan2003, Vol. 183 Issue 1, p19
Examines the factors that affected the stock market performance of automobile manufacturing companies in the U.S. from 1980 to 2002. Effect of recessions; Competitive pressures from European and Asian manufacturers; High technology.
- Driving change. // Engineer (00137758);4/16/2012, Vol. 296 Issue 7837, p52
The article discusses careers for engineers in the British automotive industry. Currently, the industry employs around 140,000 people in 3,100 businesses and accounts for six per cent of manufacturing employment in Great Britain. The country excels in high-technology manufacturing and design...
- Communications: Auto-Tech's Unspoken Theme. Witt, Clyde E. // Material Handling Management;Oct2003, Vol. 58 Issue 10, p50
Highlights the Auto-Tech 2003, a congress held for the U.S. automobile industry. Speakers; Agenda.
- Car industry set to power on. Johnson, Alan // Manufacturers' Monthly;Dec2006, p4
The article reflects on the author's view on the success of the car industry in Australia. According to the author, the industry remains strong, especially for those who product high technology, well-engineered products and have invested in research and development and the latest production...
- Upside down at the bottom of the world. Watson, Paul; Langford, Ross // BRW;11/17/97, Vol. 19 Issue 44, p18
Reports that Mercedes-Benz cancelled the High Tech Forum '97 at which its A-Class vehicle was to be featured. A-Class flipping over during testing by a Swedish magazine; Plans to retro-fit existing cars; Car to launch in Australia in 1998.
- High tech drives market. Elkin, Tobi // Advertising Age;4/9/2001, Vol. 72 Issue 15, ps2
The article reports on the impact of high technology on the automobile industry in the U.S. Automobile marketers, eager to boost the bottom line, are looking to high-tech communications, safety and information services as a new source of revenue that is also adding excitement to the category....