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President and Chief Product Officer of CarStory Scheduled to Speak at the J.D. Power Automotive Summit


Chad Bockius to Present How Artificial Intelligence is Modernizing
Inventory Management

the automotive AI platform from Vast,
today announced that President and Chief Product Officer, Chad Bockius,
will be speaking at the J.D.
Power Automotive Summit
as part of the "Harnessing
Analytics to Optimize Used Vehicle Opportunities
" panel.

This discussion will explore how dealers can utilize predictive AI
tools, like CarStory
and CarStory
Market Reports
, to optimize inventory and match consumer demand.
This technology combines massive data sets with AI to predict the
future. This helps dealers and OEMs make inventory decisions that
translate into profits. Bockius and the other panelists will share how
these analytics provide an edge when it comes to buying and selling

"I'm excited to discuss how AI is changing the automotive industry at
the J.D. Power Automotive Summit," said Bockius. "We have more data and
intelligence at our disposal than ever before. Creating processes and
decisions around this new generation of AI-based tools is key to not
only staying competitive but winning in this fast-moving market."


Analytics to Optimize Used Vehicle Opportunities
" panel

WHO: Chad Bockius, President and Chief Product Officer, CarStory

Jonathan Banks, VP Vehicle Valuations and Analytics, J.D. Power

Kristopher Pritchard, Group Manager, Toyota Financial Services

Jeni Pecard, Director of Data Innovation,


March 22, 2018 at 1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.


Las Vegas
, Latour Ballroom, 3131 Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV


Register to attend the J.D. Power Automotive Summit here.

About CarStory

Powered by the industry's largest database of inventory and shopper
insights, CarStory
uses artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to help both
consumers and dealers make confident decisions. With a network of over
10,000 dealers nationwide, and touching over 15 million consumers a
month, CarStory is the leading automotive analytics platform in the

About Vast

Vast is the leader in Automotive Vertical AI for automotive industry,
applying domain knowledge, expertise and content to service
customer-acquisition, vehicle sales and data analysis. Vast's auto
platform, CarStory, supports a number of products including CarStory
Market Reports and Founded in 2005, Vast is the premier
provider of automotive big data solutions for the largest brands in
automotive. Learn more at

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