TechDrive Partners With SAP For Silicon Valley Connected Car Event

We are proud to announce a media partnership with SAP’S Startup Focus Accelerator for their ‘Driving Innovation In Connected Car Event’ in Palo Alto This March.

SAP Startup Focus and GABA are welcoming Audi’s connected car “Jack” and other connected car industry experts at the meetup event highlighting the history, current applications, and opportunities in the emerging connected car/OEM space.

Test drive your solution! SAP Startup Focus is looking for innovative connected car technologies! Submit your solution proposal for the chance to pitch in front of distinguished panelists and VCs.

To join in the discussion! Tweet @SAPStartups to ask panelists your connected car questions!
The event is taking place Tuesday, March 10th 2015, 6:00 pm- 8:30 pm
3410 Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, Cafe 1

Register Now! Use code GABASAP for free registration


6:00- 6:40 pm Sign in, connected car show, & dinner/drinks served

6:45- 7:00 pm Connected car startup pitch

7:00 -8:00 pm Industry leaders discuss connected car’s history, industry challenges and opportunities, current business applications, and startup white space opportunities



Kilian von Neumann-Cosel is CEO of BFFT, an automotive engineering developer focused on electronics. Since its foundation in 1998, the company has grown continuously and currently has a staff of 700. Besides creating in-house value added processes in fields such as test rigs, automotive engineering, alternative drive technologies, hardware and software development as well as CAD constructions, BFFT offers engineering services at customers’ premises.


Mohak Shah is Senior Manager of Data Science at Bosch. Mohak Shah is an analytics leader and research scientist with significant experience in organization formation, strategy, and end-to-end data science engagements. In addition to his work in high impact applications in industrial domains, healthcare, bioinformatics and neurosciences, his expertise extends to the data driven capabilities of devices and connected cars.


Thilo Koslowski is recognized as a global thought leader, futurist and strategic advisor regarding the evolution of the automotive industry, the connected vehicle, the connected driver, consumer needs, mobility innovation and new business models. In his role, Mr. Koslowski works with C-level and senior business and technology leaders on the creation and execution of disruptive and successful cross-industry business opportunities.