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DENSO i-Society Project

TDC Seminar
Patrick Powell, Director, Technology Planning at DENSO Corporation
April 2, 2014 1:00PM to 2:00PM
Building 240, Room 1404-1405
Patrick Powell presents "DENSO i-Society Project" Wednesday, April 2, 2014, from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Building 240 TCS Conference Center, Room 1404-1405.


Mr. Powell will present DENSO’s ideas for a Smart City roadmap for Detroit, Michigan to help in its revival. Powell seeks to inform Argonne researchers about DENSO's Smart City plans and seek their input for the roadmap.

DENSO currently participates in Toyota City, a Smart City project in Japan. DENSO also recently started City-e in Aachen, Germany with FEV GmbH an internationally recognized powertrain and vehicle engineering company.

About the Presenter

Powell is Director, Technology Planning at DENSO Corporation. He returns to the United States after a year’s assignment at DENSO’s Japanese headquarters. Powell is heading up the startup of the roadmap development project for a Smart City in Detroit, Michigan.

About DENSO Corporation

DENSO Corporation is a global automotive components manufacturer headquartered in the city of Kariya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan.

DENSO is a leading supplier of advanced automotive technology, systems and components for all the world's major automakers. DENSO operates in more than 30 countries and regions with approximately 130,000 employees. Global consolidated sales totaled US$38.1 billion for fiscal year ended March 31, 2013.