- McCorry to discuss bridging the OE and Aftermarket technology gaps
- Event to showcase top technology and opportunities
Joseph McCorry, Board Member and Global Vice President of ZF Aftermarket, will present on the topic of Bridging OE and Aftermarket Technology Developments on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 1:30p.m.
The aftermarket’s top technology event is scheduled for Sunday, September 29 – Tuesday, October 1, 2019 in Boca Raton, Florida. The AASA Technology Conference is the industry’s top technology event and will enable attendees to learn about and discuss the opportunities that tomorrow’s technologies will present.
“As advanced technologies continue to hit the aftermarket, it becomes even more important for aftermarket professionals to be knowledgeable and have the ongoing connection with their OE counterparts to ensure the correct information and servicing information” stated Joseph McCorry, ZF Aftermarket. “I’m looking forward to discussing some of these technologies and how they will affect the Next Generation Aftermarket.” McCorry will also participate in a panel the following day at the Mobility Innovation Conference discussing future vehicle technologies that will connect to the Aftermarket.
In the connected world in which we operate, it naturally follows that the trends driving the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) like electrification, digitalization, Big Data, e-commerce and developments in autonomous driving sector are also shaping the future of the Independent Aftermarket. ZF Aftermarket has a responsibility to ensure that its partners are well equipped with the knowledge, training and tools with which to tackle the challenges and opportunities these trends will present.
Joseph McCorry is Board member and Global Vice President of ZF aftermarket leading the OES business and strategic development for new mobility in the aftermarket.
McCorry has over 25 years in the automotive industry working with vehicle manufacturers and the aftermarket. Prior to his current role he served as President, ZF, Asia Pacific based in Singapore leading all units from the Middle East, India and Asia Pacific with a specific focus on the aftermarket. He also had a pivotal role in the TRW acquisition leading the strategy and integration of TRW into the ZF organization.
McCorry has an MBA from the University of Buffalo and is an Alumni of Stanford, he currently commutes between Detroit and Germany with his home in Detroit where he lives with his wife and 3 daughters.
More details about the AASA Technology Conference are available here