A connected car is a car that can communicate bidirectionally with other systems outside of the car. This allows the car to share internet access, and hence data, with other devices both inside and outside the vehicle.
The Connected Car Vehicle Domain focuses on vehicle-to-x communications, automotive cybersecurity, cockpit domain controller architecture market, headunit systems, over the air updates, infotainment software and apps and data monetization.
Planners and strategists use the Vehicle Domain to:
The Connected Car Vehicle Domain is part of a suite of vehicle content solutions accessed through AutoTechInsight, an S&P Global Mobility automotive strategy and planning solution delivering:
OEM-level and Model-level forecasts, technology fitment, and supplier relationships (optional add-ons)
Brian is an Associate Director, leading the Connected Car and Vehicle Experience research practice at S&P Global Mobility. His primary responsibilities include looking after research related to automotive connectivity, infotainment, and in-vehicle user experience, as well as consumer sentiment towards automotive technologies. Brian manages a team of analysts around the world dedicated to these subject areas.
Brian’s portfolio exposure includes connected hardware and services, headunits, in-vehicle displays, over-the-air (OTA) updates, advanced speech recognition, monetization services, and more. Brian also regularly speaks to the market on behalf of S&P Global Mobility at automotive technology-related conferences.
Prior to joining IHS (now a part of S&P Global) in 2015, his work experience includes several market research positions in automotive, finance, and urban development.
Brian received both a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing with a focus in Market Research and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Michigan-Dearborn.