15th International Conference Innovative Seating

17 - 20 February, 2020 | Cologne,Germany

Be part of the automotive seating shift: Improve your current seat technology and prepare for the next-generation seats

Urban mobility - Autonomous driving - Innovative materials - Smart textiles - Comfort
After fourteen successful annual conferences with an exclusive focus on Innovative Seating, this edition of the 15th International Innovative Seating 2020 is even more promising!

Over the last decade we have provided the automotive seating community with a wonderful platform for exchanging knowledge and ideas. We have heard dozens of case-studies relating to important and acute issues.

This year we bring you next generation innovative seating solutions to enhance quality of seating systems and comfort levels.

Key topic areas:

Driver and passenger experience – most important trends and added value factors 

Comfort - create the perfect seat for all

Next generation of seating innovation - help address health and wellness benefits and integrated safety 

Smart Textiles – Fabrics – Leather: Luxury textiles vs cost vs customer satisfaction: Is there life after leather?

Reduce weight and improve interiors - high-performance seats

The future role of the vehicle seat in autonomous driving - What opportunities will greater vehicle automation offer the seat design of vehicles?

Speakers from 2019

What Distinguishes This Event?

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Find out about smart textiles products that enhance automotive seat comfort to differentiate from competitors

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Learn about light weight performance in seat structures and frames without compromising structural and safety performance

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Get insights on new technologies and methods to enhance comfort to fulfill customer expectations

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Discover how to overcome the conflict between cost reduction and the use of new materials by assessing pros and cons of different materials 

What past participants said about the event