Automotive News World Congress 2017

January 10-11, 2017
Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center

The Automotive News World Congress (ANWC) is a premier event in the global automotive industry. More than 1000 participants gather for the 2-day conference taking place during the annual North America International Auto Show Preview Week (NAIAS), attracting key industry top leaders and analysts from around the globe to Detroit. The Congress includes speaker presentations from top automotive executives, panel discussions, an evening networking reception followed by a dinner with a keynote speaker.

The Consulate General of Canada in Detroit, in collaboration with Export Development Canada, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, and the Provinces of Ontario and Quebec, attended the event to promote Canadian automotive capabilities for FDI, trade, and R&D capabilities to an audience of more than 1000 key industry leaders and analysts.

As a partner to the ANWC, the Consulate was given access to an “Invest in Canada” exhibit at the Congress and also hosted a Canadian investment promotion session with key executives of foreign OEMs & Tier One suppliers and investment prospects attending the congress.