Kia Stinger in Cobo ballroom as FCA's Chris Benjamin gives afternoon keynote.
Attendees listen to morning keynote speech by GM's Sharon Gauci.
Dozens of top suppliers and solution providers display their technologies, materials and services.
Curved surfaces becoming important interior styling element.
Autoliv displays wraparound airbag concept.
GM's Sharon Gauci talks about importance of recruiting young people to STEM fields and arts, too.
Attendees listen to panel discussion about manufacturing world-class interiors.
Networking an important part of WardsAuto Interiors Conference.
Synergeering Group specializes in additive manufacturing for prototype parts.
Attendees inspect door trim on Infiniti QX50, a Wards 10 Best Interiors winner.
During lunch, Editor Drew Winter discusses student interior concepts from College For Creative Studies.
Attendees peruse CCS student design entries.
Every conference needs coffee.
Attendee shares humorous video with FCA's Benjamin (right).
Porsche Panamera, a 2018 Wards 10 Best Interiors winner, draws lots of interest.
Kylee Guenther, CEO of Spectalite Americas, speaks on Materials Innovations panel with (from left) Lear's Ted Bott and CGT's Richard Vaughan.
Manufacturing World-Class Interiors panel discussion.
Planet M offers business matchmaking service.
Conference closes with cocktail hour.