On this podcast episode, we learn about the history of telematics, the role telematics play in the evolution of connected vehicles and the up-and-coming automotive trend of Vehicle to Everything (V2X).
Hope Bovenzi, General Manager of Automotive Infotainment at Texas Instruments, sits down with the IoT For All team to explain telematics, its history and the role it plays in bringing society closer to autonomous driving. We discuss the evolution of connected vehicles, the upcoming trends in telematics (V2X) and break down the varying levels of autonomy when it comes to cars, including the challenges for each level to become reality.
We wrap up the episode with our #AskIoT segment where Hope provides insight into the impact of 5G on connected cars and the hindrances to autonomous cars going mainstream. Finally, Hope discusses her involvement in STEM education for young girls and empowering young women to pursue roles in the tech industry.
- How will 5G impact the connected car industry?
- If autonomous cars come to fruition, what role will the driver play?
- What other technologies, not including 5G, will have the greatest impact on the automotive space?
- What are the biggest hindrances to autonomous cars going mainstream?
If you’re interested in connecting with Hope, you can find her on LinkedIn!
This episode was recorded prior to Hope’s promotion from Automotive Systems Engineer to General Manager of Automotive Infotainment. Congratulations, Hope!