Telematics Update : Green Light for Telematics in Brazil

Auto Manufacturers will invest 22 billion US dollars in Brazil by 2015 to improve the sector's competitiveness, the Motor Vehicle Producers Association (Anfavea) has informed Telematics Update

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(PRWEB) July 09, 2012

Telematics Update: Up until now automotive telematics in Latin America has been an unknown territory. However, industry leaders from Volvo, Nokia and Continental amongst others have given the green light and told us that Latin America is ready for telematics - provided we dedicate time to convincing the customer.

It is critical for telematics providers to understand how automakers, the government, hardware manufacturers, and tier one technology suppliers visualise business models, technology and strategy developments in this field to design a suite of services that improve fuel efficiency, traffic management and security to make sure customers benefits from this new driving experience.

“Brazil has everything they need to market telematics, the time has come to join forces and create some winning business models”. Helder Azevedo, General Manager- Latin America, Nokia Location & Commerce

“It’s time to take the opportunity in this burgeoning economy and invest in the telematics market,” Flavio Sakai, Director Infotainment and Connectivity, Continental.

Telematics Update’s Telematics Brazil & LATAM 2012 Conference will bring together these decision makers, allowing key players in the value chain to gain insights into different strategies and capitalise on the new legislation Contran 245. .

After months of independent research into the Brazilian and Latin American Telematics market, Telematics Update uncovered the following topics for in- depth discussion at the conference. The expert speaker line-up including Google, Volvo, Ford, Autotrac, Sascar, Telit, Telogis, Continental, Ituran, Honeywell, Sagemcom and BMW amongst others will discuss:

  •     The Next Phase: Resolution 245 and What to Expect
  •      Managing Seamless Networks Across LATAM
  •      Case Study: Fitting LATAM into a Global Strategy
  •     Navigating Your Way Across Latin America
  •     VAS(Value Added Services) Take Centre-Stage In Brazil

And many more sessions on topics such as in-car connectivity, infotainment, security, and exclusive case studies.

The conference will offer live translation on all sessions from English to Portuguese or Portuguese to English, demonstrating that the conference really is bringing Latin America automotive telematics into the global limelight.

200+ executives (including OEMs, Tier 1s , insurers, hardware manufacturers and TSPs amongst other key players) set to attend the conference and the structured networking sessions to secure crucial partnerships.

For more information on upcoming discounts and to download the exclusive English and Portuguese conference brochure go to: http://www.telematicsupdate.com/latam/index.php

Contact:
Shreya Ganapathy
Project Director |Telematics Update
P: +44 20 7375 7150
E: sganapathy(at)telematicsupdate(dot)com

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