Carla Bailo

President & CEO, Center for Automotive Research (CAR)

Carla Bailo is the President and CEO of the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) and is a leader in engineering and vehicle program management with 35 years of experience in the automotive industry. Under her leadership, CAR continues to be a preeminent resource of objective and unbiased research, analysis, and information regarding the North American automotive industry.

In addition to her role at CAR, Ms. Bailo is the 2016-2018 vice president of automotive for SAE International, a global association of more than 138,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries.

Prior to joining CAR, she was most recently the assistant vice president for mobility research and business development at The Ohio State University. She also has 25 years of experience at Nissan North America, Inc., where she served as senior vice president of research and development. Ms. Bailo also spent ten years at General Motors. She has a MS degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan and a BS degree in mechanical engineering from Kettering University.

Session Details

Wednesday, June 20 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM 210 AB

s900 - The Intersection of Smart Mobility & Smart Cities

Center for Automotive Research (CAR) CEO Carla Bailo will discuss the convergence of connected transportation and the role mobility
will play in smart cities. The deployment of automated vehicles (AV) and smart mobility promise increased safety and convenience and
will have profound implications not only for people’s transportation choices and behavior but also for city planners and all players in the
automotive sector. The rise of innovative mobility services, such as ridehailing and carsharing, is part of a mobility evolution, a long-term
gradual evolution of transportation preferences, toward on-demand shared mobility and a multi-modal system that is less car-centric.
These services represent an opportunity for the automotive industry to develop new services, new vehicle concepts, new functionalities,
new ownership models, and new business models. While the automotive industry focuses on the future of connected and automated
vehicle technologies, innovative mobility service models, and advanced powertrain solutions, city planners are rethinking the urban

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