| John Myers, Managing Director of Strategic Business Systems, joined a panel of motor vehicle industry leaders as a featured speaker at Auto Distribution 2000 Forum. This conference, sponsored by European Networking Group, was held in Amsterdam, Netherlands on March 27-28, 2000. The focus of the conference was to examine major trends shaping the future of distribution and retailing in the motor vehicle industry.
Mr. Myers spoke about Building an Internet-Driven Global Automotive Company, focusing on using the Internet as an international communications backbone to integrate manufacturing, distribution, logistics, retailers and consumers. Strategic has successfully implemented Internet-based systems for many Motor Vehicle firms.
Other speakers and topics included:
Combining Distribution Strategies for Multi Brands
Gottfried Schillinger; Development Sales Manager, DaimlerChrysler
The Drivers of Automotive Retail Change E-Commerce and Public Equity
Michael Jackson; Chief Executive Officer, AutoNation US, former President Mercedes-Benz USA
The Impact and Integration of The Internet on Distribution
Michael Bergmann, Regional Director, E-GM Europe
Reducing the Order-to-Delivery Time
Andre Bodis; Directeur PND, Renault
Customer-Driven Distribution and Retailing: Toyota 21 Project
Ludo Van Dervelden; Director, Europe 21 Projects & CIO, Toyota Motor Europe
Success With Strong Brands The Multi-Brand Strategy of the Volkswagen Group
Gilbert Heise; Brand Strategy Director, Volkswagen, A.G.
Reducing Renault's Order to Delivery Time
Andre Bodis; Directeur du Projet Nouvelle Distribution, Renault SA
Direct Sales Daewoo's Strategy
Patrick Farrell; Director Sales Operations, Daewoo
Strategic, a leading provider of information systems to the Motor Vehicle Industry since 1983, is at the forefront of the integration of Internet technologies into traditional vehicle distribution systems.
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