How to Utilize Technology and Information to “Take the Lead” in Racing and Fortune 500 Businesses

Expert Panel Discussion Sponsored by Hitachi

In 2013, Hitachi served as a primary sponsor for the No. 3 Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet driven by three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves. In addition to the sponsorship, Hitachi supplied components for race engines that competed in the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series.

In keeping with Hitachi’s commitment to lead dialogue around innovation and the company’s expertise in both the information technology and automotive sectors, the company sponsored an expert panel discussion on the importance of technology in business and racing leading up to the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma IndyCar Series race. The panelists included:

  • Tim Cindric, President of Penske Racing
  • Helio Castroneves, three-time winner of the Indianapolis 500 and Team Penske driver
  • Will Power, Team Penske driver
  • Ron Ruzewski, Technical Director, Team Penske
  • Asim Zaheer, SVP, Hitachi Data Systems

The panel discussion with moderated by an editor from the Harvard Business Review.

The Power of IT on the Race Track

Hitachi and Penske Racing hosted an expert panel discussion on the increasing importance of information technology in racing and in business that was moderated by Harvard Business Review.

How Data and Analytics Impact Racing Performance

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves and Penske Racing's Technical Director Ron Ruzewski talk about the advancements in information technology and the importance of data in racing today.

The Winning Formula: People and Technology in the Sport of Racing

What's more important today in racing -- technologies, or the people who use them? Tim Cindric, President of Penske Racing, shares his views.

The Past, the Present and the Future of Information Technology

Asim Zaheer, Senior VP of Worldwide Marketing at Hitachi Data Systems, talks about the growing importance of information technology in today's world.

The Power of Data and Utilization in Motorsports Racing

Modern data analysis makes drivers more competitive and racing teams more in-sync than ever before. Helio Castroneves and President of Penske Racing Tim Cindric explain why.

Helio Castroneves & Will Power Share the Good and Bad on Racing

Helio Castroneves and Will Power share what they love and hate about racing, and what they would be doing if they weren't driving.

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