Mike Potts
CEO & Co-Founder, StreetDrone

Mike is a successful entrepreneur and strategic advisor with a fifteen-year plus track record specialising in; building smart businesses, digital marketing, data analytics and automotive.

Mike has a passion for data and believes that the automotive mobility systems of the future will largely be dependent on, and enabled by, data systems being developed specifically for connected and autonomous vehicles.

In 2xxx Mike co-founded StreetDrone with Mark Preston, with whom he has established a successful and enduring collaborative friendship through earlier mobility projects.  StreetDrone’s mission is to speed up and facilitate the development, testing and deployment of connected and autonomous vehicles at scale.  StreetDrone provides autonomous-ready and application-connected vehicle platforms with drive-by-wire, functional safety and integrated sensors for multiple use-cases, as well as data tools and assistance with open source software development.

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10:45 - 11:45

MobOx presents The Future of Mobility

Sponsored by MobOx

Union Hall

Mobility’ seeks to address the future ambitions and needs of societies grappling with the challenges of climate, air quality, and congestion, where densification of urban dwelling and access to healthcare for an ageing population are amongst the priorities requiring new approaches to getting us about and to our personal transport choices.  Join us in this session to hear from companies and individuals in Oxfordshire that are at the forefront of innovation in engineering, technology and business models aimed at delivering sustainable solutions for these challenges.

Speakers: Mark Preston – TECHEETAH Formula E Team, Mike Potts – Streetdrone and Tom de Wilton – OXWASH

Chaired by Llewelyn Morgan – Oxfordshire County Council

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