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The EDTA Conference and Annual Meeting is the premier annual event for companies and industry professionals representing the entire electric drive value chain.

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This is your best opportunity in 2014 to network with your colleagues across the supply chain, learn best practices from the entire industry, and experience first-hand the latest innovations in electric drive – all in one place!

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John Gartner

John Gartner

Research Director
Navigant Consulting, Inc.

Session Details

Market Research:  What’s Trending?
May 20, 10:30am-12:00pm
Market research abounds regarding the electric drive community. Come hear first-hand from leading research groups about the current trends they have been witnessing and where they see the market heading.


John Gartner is a research director leading Navigant Research’s Smart Transportation program, with a primary focus on electric vehicles, advanced batteries, and vehicle charging infrastructure. Gartner speaks frequently at industry conferences around the world, and he is often quoted in major media outlets including The New York Times, The Washington Post, Forbes, and other publications. Gartner has more than 25 years of experience in technology publishing, market research, and consulting.

His previous work experience includes editing and writing about clean energy and information technologies for media outlets include Technology Review Inc., TechTV, and Wired. Gartner holds a BA in statistics from Temple University and a master’s degree in education from Arcadia University.