New Keynote Speaker Update

Dr. Carsten Breitfeld, Chairman & CEO of BYTON will keynote at this year’s Summit!


Dr. Carsten Breitfeld

CEO, Chairman and Co-Founder of BYTON

Dr. Carsten Breitfeld is CEO, Chairman of the Board and Co-Founder of BYTON, a global leader and brand in the electric vehicle market. Carsten is a world-renowned expert in electro mobility with a PhD in mechanical engineering. He spent the past 20 years at BMW, leading a range of key engineering divisions within chassis development, powertrain development and corporate strategy for more than 10 years as a BMW Group VP. In 2010 he was named head of BMW’s i8 vehicle program, which gave birth to the game-changing i8 luxury plug-in hybrid model. His leadership and introduction of a revolutionary development process helped launch the BMW i8 successfully in merely 38 months. The model surpasses all vehicle standards in performance, materials used and development efficiency, setting new benchmarks in the auto industry.