AutoTech Connect 2019 Matchmaker Event
September 5, 2019 , SRI International, Menlo Park, CA


Registration for the AutoTech Connect 2019 Matchmaking Event to be held on September 5th, 2019 at SRI International in Menlo Park, CA has closed. In-person registration will be available on the day of the event on-site. To expedite your registration, please complete the On-Site Form and bring it with you to the event there will be a designated individual who will help you complete registration.

The Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA), Automotive Aftermarket Supplier Association (AASA) and Heavy Duty Manufactures Association (HDMA, in partnership with Capstone Financial Group, Inc., are pleased to host the inaugural AutoTech Connect 2019 Matchmaker Event.  This new mobility technology and vehicle supplier matchmaking event will be held September 5, 2019, at SRI International in Menlo Park, Calif., immediately following the OESA 2019 Mobility Supplier Forum (separate registration is required).

Tier 1 automotive suppliers, automotive aftermarket and commercial vehicle suppliers will have a unique opportunity to meet with startup companies that have developed advanced technologies for connected vehicles, telematics, EV and other applications. AutoTech Connect 2019 will provide a forum for one-on-one meetings between automotive suppliers and pre-vetted startups, learning about the latest trends, exploring new business relationships, networking with other suppliers and developing a better understanding of this evolving landscape.

Current Registered Start-up Companies
Additional Start-Ups and Being Added

Name Summary
Actasys, Inc. Applies aerodynamic principles and patented technology to maintain the cleanliness of automotive sensors.
Aftermarket Analytics Developer of a web-based application to help automotive aftermarket companies predict demand and customize inventory.
AIRLIB Creates real-time traffic pollution maps by crowdsourcing pollution data from millions of automotive Air Quality Sensors.
AlphaICs Corporation Developer of "Real AI Processor" that provides Perception and Decision-making ability to the edge in applications ranging from autonomous cars, drones, and robots.
Antenum Developers of a conformal antenna that sits flush with the vehicle's roof.
Arbe Robotics Proprietary imaging radar system that provides real-time high resolution 4D mapping.
Arrive, Inc. Partners with companies, brands, and municipalities to provide seamless parking and other mobility-related services.
Ascent Robotics Inc. A Robotics / AI startup developing intelligent autonomous vehicles and next-generation industrial robotics solution.
BreezoMeter Provides hyperlocal air quality data.
CarDash, Inc. Developing a service platform for the automotive industry of tomorrow.
Carma Car, Inc. A monthly vehicle subscription service that allows members to drive any of its cars as long as they want, with insurance, maintenance, and roadside assistance included. 
Deepen AI, Inc. Developing software to improve the labeling of camera, LiDAR, and radar data.
Dellfer, Inc. Dellfer focuses on cybersecurity solutions against "zero day" attacks within connected networks such as deployed IoT devices and connected vehicles.
Drive Time Metrics, Inc. Developing innovative new revenue streams from connected car data.
emotion3D GmbH Camera-based vehicle interior monitoring solutions for safety and comfort applications in the automotive industry. 
Eyeris Deep Learning based emotion recognition software that reads facial micro-expressions in real-time with regular cameras.
Eyeware Tech SA Enables machines to track eye-gaze remotely and in 3D, enabling attention sensing and intent prediction.
Freer Logic Neurobiomonitor headrest provides real-time brain data without contacting the vehicle’s driver.
Geotab Inc. Telematics software that makes actionable business intelligence and benchmarking data accessible.
Get My Parking A smart parking platform that connects all parking and mobility stakeholders on a common platform. An AI software company building a platform for L4 autonomous driving.
InfiniDome Cyber solutions that protect wireless communications from jamming and spoofing attacks.
Inventev Technology to create medium duty commercial truck electrification solutions, advisory services, and mobility services.
KULR Technology Corp. Developing thermal management systems that make electronics ​cooler, lighter and safer with carbon fiber-based technology.
Launch Mobility, Inc. A platform that supports full-service mobility operations, enabling remote vehicle access, smart reservation planning, and robust fleet management capabilities.
LifeSaver Driver behavior software that discourages phone usage while driving and features daily email reporting to the fleet manager.
Liftango Software to dynamically optimize route planning.
LISNR, Inc. A new communication protocol that sends data over audio.
Lunewave Inc. Developing antenna and radar sensor technology for use in a variety of markets including automotive, telecommunications, aerospace, and research for applications such as autonomous transportation, 5G delivery, and drones.
MagicGPS LLC Maker of a device that records the GPS location of where it's been.
Metawave Corp. Leverages adaptive metamaterials and AI to build high-performance radars capable of 3D imaging and vehicle-to-vehicle communications. 
Optimal Plus Ltd. Lifecycle analytics software for the electronics industry and its entire supply chain.
Parkofon Inc. A fully automated parking payment and control system that facilitates car sharing, parking management and enforcement.
Phiar Technologies, Inc. Developing augmented reality vehicle navigation that projects directions.
Pitstop A cloud-based Prognostic Maintenance Platform that enables enterprises to leverage the wealth of information available from their vehicle fleets.
PowerSphyr Inc. Wireless power charging solutions for the automotive, consumer and industrial markets. 
PreAct Technologies Leverages existing ADAS vehicle sensors and infrastructure to predict and prepare a vehicle and its occupants for an imminent crash.
Pyze, Inc. Sophisticated machine learning and AI-based personalization and engagement capabilities to marketers, product managers, and data analysts.
RFISee Ltd. Developing the world’s first 4D imaging-radar-on-1-chip, providing the next generation ears and eyes for autonomous vehicles.
RideCell, Inc. Platform that provides the technology needed to run a ridesharing or carsharing operation.
RoadBounce Developer of smartphone based software that records road roughness and driving comfort.
SafeMode A holistic solution designed for fleets, insurers, rental car companies, and car manufacturers that's intended to improve driver behavior.
SapientX A conversational AI platform that understands context, emotion, complex sentences and learns user preferences.
Savari, Inc. Hardware and software solutions that enable V2X based connectivity. 
SmartRadar 4D Image Radar vision technology for automotive and industrial applications
Solair An exhaust pipe heat-based A/C compressor.
Soteria Battery Innovation Group Developing battery separators that reduce the volume, weight and cost of lithium-ion batteries.
Splitsecnd A portable device that detects accidents and connects to a 24/7 emergency response center.
Stradvision, Inc. Vision-based technology software used to help vehicles to identify and navigate objects.
Telenyze Inc. Developers of a tool that gathers sensor data through the OBD interface, analyzes the vehicle's health, detects and predicts problems and alerts drivers if a problem is detected.
TireStamp Inc. Tire pressure monitoring systems for truck fleets.
UltraSoC Technologies Ltd. Semiconductor IP that allows chip designers to integrate intelligent analytics infrastructure into the core hardware of their devices. 
Xapix Backend software developer for connected vehicle services, helping mobility companies access, use, and monetize their data. 
Who Should Attend? 

Automotive suppliers looking for insight into the latest in automotive technology and tech companies exploring entrance into the automotive industry are encouraged to attend these forums. For more information about this meeting, contact Steve HoraneyOESA, at; or Chris Gardner,

Matchmaking Event Table – Per Supplier Company (includes two tickets)       $500
Matchmaking Event Individual – Per Person from Automotive Technology Startup  $100

Please Note: OESA cannot accept credit card information on faxed or emailed registrations. If you register via the PDF form, an OESA representative will contact you for payment information. 

CLICK HERE for PDF Registration

For registration assistance and program information, contact OESA at 248.952.6401.

Note:  Refunds cannot be given after August 30, 2019.  Substitutions are always welcome. Charges will appear as “Motor & Equip MFG Assoc.”


12:30-5:30 p.m. Matchmaking
5:30 - 7 p.m. Networking Reception 

Hotel Accommodations

Residence Inn Palo Alto Menlo Park
555 Glenwood Avenue
Menlo Park, California 94025 USA

A block of rooms have been set aside at the Residence Inn Palo Alto Menlo Park. Please book within the block for the best rates. Cut off day is Wednesday, Aug. 14. After that date the hotel cannot guarantee the rate or availability. 

All reservations must be made via phone. Attendees can call the hotel directly at 650.327.2000 and identify themselves as part of the AutoTech Connect group to receive the discounted rate:

Wednesday, September 4: $399

Thursday, September 5: $299



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