June 17 - 20, 2019 | The Westin Southfield Detroit, Southfield, MI

Conference Day Two

Opening

8:30 am - 9:00 am Registration and welcome coffee

9:00 am - 9:10 am Opening remarks by chairman

Farhad Bolourchi, Manager - ADAS and Controls at Nexteer

Farhad Bolourchi

Manager - ADAS and Controls
Nexteer

Preparing for autonomous

9:10 am - 9:50 am Autonomous driving systems, ADS impact on steering systems actuation

Dr. Håkan Sivencrona, Safety Program Manager at Zenuity

Dr. Håkan Sivencrona

Safety Program Manager
Zenuity

9:50 am - 10:30 am Cybersecurity for electric systems

Mahesh Shinde, GM, Indoor Testing (ERC) at Tata Motors

Mahesh Shinde

GM, Indoor Testing (ERC)
Tata Motors

10:30 am - 11:00 am Coffee break and networking

Customer is king - Human Factor insights

Dr. Monica Jones, Assistant Research Scientist at University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute

Dr. Monica Jones

Assistant Research Scientist
University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute

11:40 am - 12:20 pm Gesture Recognition Using Artificial Intelligence – NextGen Driver Behavior Monitoring, Prediction And Assistance System

Hrishikesh Kishor Kulkarni, Team Lead, KBE & DPDS at TATA Motors Limited

Hrishikesh Kishor Kulkarni

Team Lead, KBE & DPDS
TATA Motors Limited

12:20 pm - 1:50 pm Ntework Luncheon

Alternative Steering Systems

1:50 pm - 2:30 pm Finding the Golden Triangle of Brakes Steering and Suspension (BSS) characteristics through systematic data acquisition to improve the Vehicle Dynamics

Rajendra Abhange, Senior Director at Gabriel India Limited, India

Rajendra Abhange

Senior Director
Gabriel India Limited, India

Anand Naik, Chassis Controls & System Dynamics - Steering at Ford

Anand Naik

Chassis Controls & System Dynamics - Steering
Ford

Mahesh Shinde, GM, Indoor Testing (ERC) at Tata Motors

Mahesh Shinde

GM, Indoor Testing (ERC)
Tata Motors

Ramakrishna Kamath Vijayakumar, Product Engineer, Steering systems at General Motors

Ramakrishna Kamath Vijayakumar

Product Engineer, Steering systems
General Motors

Dr. Håkan Sivencrona, Safety Program Manager at Zenuity

Dr. Håkan Sivencrona

Safety Program Manager
Zenuity

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm Refreshment break and networking

Steering with electric shared and autonomous driving – getting ready

TABEL 1:Safety Architecture for SAE level 2 | Achim Frankovics
TABEL 2:SbW - if and when it is needed for autonomous vehicles | Jay Gromaski
TABEL 3: Ethical perspective on autonomous | Tim Sworn
Tim Sworn, Systems Engineering Manager at ZF

Tim Sworn

Systems Engineering Manager
ZF

Jay Gromaski, Senior Manager Advanced Engineering Autonomous at Hyundai Mobis

Jay Gromaski

Senior Manager Advanced Engineering Autonomous
Hyundai Mobis

Achim Frankovics, Senior Manager - Advanced Development at Robert Bosch Automotive Steering, LLC, USA

Achim Frankovics

Senior Manager - Advanced Development
Robert Bosch Automotive Steering, LLC, USA

Closing

5:20 pm - 5:30 pm Closing remarks by chairman and end of main conference

Farhad Bolourchi, Manager - ADAS and Controls at Nexteer

Farhad Bolourchi

Manager - ADAS and Controls
Nexteer