Tim VanGoethem

Vice President of Advanced Mobility Solutions in HARMAN’s Corporate Technology Office

Tim VanGoethem is the Vice President of Advanced Mobility Solutions in HARMAN’s Corporate Technology Office. In this role, he and his team are responsible for driving a pipeline of innovation for HARMAN’s transportation offerings – particularly in the areas of connected solutions, artificial intelligence/machine learning, distributed computing, next-generation automotive architectures, and alternate transportation. Tim joined HARMAN in 2012 as Senior Director, Product Line Management and was appointed as Vice President Infotainment Platform Group in 2014 where he led the definition, development, business creation, and business model for HARMAN’s infotainment platforms. Prior to HARMAN, Tim worked at Motorola for 20 years – holding positions in engineering, strategy, and business development with increasing responsibilities in their semiconductor, automotive, corporate innovation, and mobile device business that was acquired by Google – and at DSC and Electrospace Systems Incorporated where he architected and designed communication equipment. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Iowa State University.