Plenary Speeches

Larry T. Nitz

Executive Director
Transmissions and Electrification
General Motors Company
Larry leads GM's Global Transmission and Electrification team, with engineering operations in North America, Europe, South America and Asia. His team is responsible for all of GM's automatic and manual transmissions and powertrain electrification products.
Larry's career has spanned 38 years with GM, allowing him to work on gasoline engines, manual and automatic transmissions, powertrain and vehicle controls, and hybrid and electric systems. He received a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Kettering University and a Masters degree from Stanford University.
Larry holds 44 US patents and four GM Boss Kettering Awards for Engineering Innovation.