February 15, 2018

Transformation of Transportation: “Silicon Valley Reinvents the Wheel”

Event Details

Date & Time

Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM


School of Business Administration


Free and Open to Public


Wolff Auditorium

Event Type & Tags

  • Academics
  • Alumni

About This Event

Charlie Vogelheim will be at Gonzaga on February 15 and 16th. He will be talking on the development and strategies tied to the autonomous automobile. Through his extensive time with Kelly Blue Book and JD Power and Associates, Charlie has been on the front end of the work on the “driverless car”.

Charlie Vogelheim has over 30 years of automotive industry experience including roles as VP at J.D. Power and as executive editor at both Kelley Blue Book and Motor Trend Auto Group. He is the principal of Vogelheim Ventures through which he is involved in a variety of initiatives including Motor Trend Audio, TPC Management, DrivingSales, RyanTech and Webcars China.

Charlie is an auto enthusiast whose career has been centered on observing and supporting the automotive industry. Whether providing vehicle information and values or helping dealers with digital marketing and technical development, he has consistently represented thought leading solutions to industry challenges.

He was an original contributor to the development and implementation of several other automotive web sites. Additionally he chaired the Internet Standards Committee regarding the development of all major automotive Internet sites.

A Gonzaga University graduate and former commercial and Alaskan bush pilot, Charlie is continually fascinated by ongoing changes and technological developments.