May 29 - 31, 2019


9:00 am - 10:30 am Workshop A: Optical Design Considerations for Automotive Lighting

-       Validation strategies for automotive lighting products via tests, data acquisition, data analysis, and technical evaluations
-       Optical design considerations of headlamps and rear combination lamp components
-       Optical design challenges for ADB
Jianzhong Jiao, Ph.D., Seminar Instructor at SAE International

Jianzhong Jiao, Ph.D.

Seminar Instructor
SAE International

10:30 am - 11:00 am Morning Networking & Refreshment Break

11:00 am - 12:30 pm Workshop B: Automotive Lighting Technology Road Mapping: The Road Ahead

Ongoing LED and lighting system technological development coupled with the continued demand for passenger cars globally is surging the automotive lighting market. An increased focus on enhancing vehicle aesthetics and looks requires high performing lighting systems.

- Technological developments of interest and what to expect in years to come
- Automotive market highlights by region
- Industry growth drivers and capabilities sought
Frank Schwartz, Principal at Advanced Automotive Consulting Services (AACS)

Frank Schwartz

Advanced Automotive Consulting Services (AACS)

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Networking Lunch

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Workshop C: Meeting Lighting Design Specifications through Cross-Functional Design & Engineering Capabilities

-       Strategies to approach new lighting system product development with both design and performance in mind
-       Maintaining high-level, automotive grade quality of lighting systems for both competencies
-       Collaboration strategies to meet customer & product design specifications
Arees Uthayasurian, Senior Studio Engineer at Faraday Future

Arees Uthayasurian

Senior Studio Engineer
Faraday Future

Alexander Levenko, Vehicle Lighting Engineer at Faraday Future

Alexander Levenko

Vehicle Lighting Engineer
Faraday Future

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm End of Workshop Day