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David Woessner to present Science, Technology, Innovation & Policy Leadership Series lecture Dec. 5

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David C. Woessner, general manager, Local Motors, will give the Science, Technology, Innovation, and Policy Leadership Series lecture on Monday, Dec. 5, 4 to 6:30 p.m., at the Virginia Tech Research Center ─ Arlington, 900 N. Glebe Road. His presentation is entitled “Existing to Shape the Future! We are here to disrupt the biggest System in the world!”

Woessner is an expert in topics of globalization, localization, and emerging technologies and has written articles and whitepapers on mobility, connectivity, and automotive technology hubs.

He has more than 15 years of executive leadership, strategy, business development, sales, and relationship management experience. He has worked with Fortune 500 companies, startups, private equity, venture capitalist, academic, and government entities.

As the first general manager of Local Motors, located in Detroit and Washington, D.C., Woessner is responsible for operations of the educational, sales, and demonstration facility in National Harbor, Maryland. His primary focus is working with local stakeholders to develop and build a full microfactory to produce locally relevant vehicles.

Register for the event.

The schedule:
4 to 4:30 p.m.: Registration and networking
4:30 to 5:30 p.m.: Lecture and Q&A
5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Reception

For those who cannot attend in person, a livestream of the lecture will be available here.

For more information, contact Sanjay Raman at sraman@vt.edu

Posted November 30, 2016