Jens Kotte is Manager Active Safety and responsible for truck ADAS in the ADAS department of fka - Forschungsgesellschaft Kraftfahrwesen Aachen mbH, an independent research partner for the automobile industry. From 2015 to the beginning of 2016 he was CTO of fka`s subsidiary fka SV in Silicon Valley. Previously he was an engineer and research assistant at ika – RWTH Aachen University in Germany, a partner of fka. He is an expert in the fields of platooning, eHorizon, environmental sensors, hmi development, driving simulation, ADAS for trucks, and vehicle-pedestrian-interactions and was e.g. involved in the platooning projects KONVOI and SARTRE.