26 - 28 November, 2019
Steigenberger Grandhotel Handelshof, Leipzig, Germany

Conference Day Two

@conference hotel

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

Edwin van der Stad, Head of OEMs Advanced Technologies & Solutions Head of Public Affairs and S&R – Central Europe at Bridgestone EMEA

Edwin van der Stad

Head of OEMs Advanced Technologies & Solutions Head of Public Affairs and S&R – Central Europe
Bridgestone EMEA

ETRTO, the European Tyre and Rim Technical Organisation. From tire‘s identification to information:
• Starting point: guarantee the traceability of each tire with an unique identifier readable by all stakeholders
• The use of an ISO standardized Unique Item Identifier (UII), a key to get access to tire information
• Final step: set up a worldwide access to tire information
Pierre Loiret, Industrial Standards and Government Regulations at Manufacture Française des Pneumatiques Michelin

Pierre Loiret

Industrial Standards and Government Regulations
Manufacture Française des Pneumatiques Michelin

9:50 am - 10:30 am Electronic Tire Identification via Laser Edged QR Codes

Sponsors:
4JET
Given the lack of a robust, cost-effective and genrally available Electronic Tire Identification Product BMW has developed an own solution combining the wireless capabilities of TPMS wheel sensors with laser edged QR codes on tires. The presentation covers:
• Technical overview of the solution
• Advantages over potential alternatives
• Strategic implications for the industry


Dr. Armin Kraus, Managing Director at 4JET Technologies GmbH

Dr. Armin Kraus

Managing Director
4JET Technologies GmbH

Radiofrequency Identification (RFID) allows identifying and tracking every single tire and all along its life cycle. Let’s have a closer look.
• Why RFID is more costly and complex in the tire environment than in other applications
• Alternative options for tire ID
Edwin van der Stad, Head of OEMs Advanced Technologies & Solutions Head of Public Affairs and S&R – Central Europe at Bridgestone EMEA

Edwin van der Stad

Head of OEMs Advanced Technologies & Solutions Head of Public Affairs and S&R – Central Europe
Bridgestone EMEA

Guenther Maeckle, Manager Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems at Daimler AG

Guenther Maeckle

Manager Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems
Daimler AG

Pierre Loiret, Industrial Standards and Government Regulations at Manufacture Française des Pneumatiques Michelin

Pierre Loiret

Industrial Standards and Government Regulations
Manufacture Française des Pneumatiques Michelin

Rizwan Ullah, Function Owner TPMS at Volvo Car Corporation

Rizwan Ullah

Function Owner TPMS
Volvo Car Corporation

11:10 am - 11:40 am Coffee break and networking

11:40 am - 12:20 pm How the tire contributes to the development of mobility and can enrich the value chain

• Tyre features become integral part of vehicle’s dynamic performance;
• Tyre as a service : partnerships with trade as services enablers and multipliers;
• The tyre role in the evolution of connected mobility
Daniel Gainza, Chief Commercial Officer at Pirelli Cyber

Daniel Gainza

Chief Commercial Officer
Pirelli Cyber

Gianni Guidotti, Chief Technical Officer at Pirelli Cyber

Gianni Guidotti

Chief Technical Officer
Pirelli Cyber

Loose wheels on vehicles is a common problem across the globe, leading to injuries, material damage and even casualties. With the Loose Wheel Indicator (LWI) by NIRA the driver is alerted to any loose wheel – well before it risks falling off – making it possible to avoid ending up in a dangerous situation. Let‘s dive into
• Why a loose wheel is a significant problem.
• The reason behind a wheel getting progressively loose.
• How these can be detected using the Loose Wheel Indicator (LWI)


Olle Hynén Ulfsjöö, Loose Wheel Indicator (LWI) Product Owner at NIRA Dynamics

Olle Hynén Ulfsjöö

Loose Wheel Indicator (LWI) Product Owner
NIRA Dynamics

Jörg Sturmhoebel, Sales and Regulations (Vehicle Onboard Analytics) at NIRA Dynamics AB

Jörg Sturmhoebel

Sales and Regulations (Vehicle Onboard Analytics)
NIRA Dynamics AB

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Luncheon and networking

2:30 pm - 3:10 pm Out of the box | Requirements of next generation tire technology in the context of car sharing

Share Now is the new car sharing member of the NOW-family, the new mobility joint venture created by Daimler & BMW. The newly formed company is currently merging two worlds and defining its new company culture. How does Share Now manage tires in the context of a car sharing mobility provider? What are the requirements to successfully implement connected tires? 
Patricia Nguyenová, Fleet Project Manager at Share Now

Patricia Nguyenová

Fleet Project Manager
Share Now

3:10 pm - 3:50 pm Bridgestone Digital Solutions: the way to support todays’ and future mobility concepts

The world became digital, and so is the tire industry. In this speech you will learn what way Bridgestone decided to go for staying competitive in a fast changing automotive environment.
• Digital solutions in play today
• Future mobility vision
• Roadmap
Lorenzo Alleva, Director - Head of Digital Lab at Bridgestone EMEA

Lorenzo Alleva

Director - Head of Digital Lab
Bridgestone EMEA

Presentation briefs on the technological platforms developed to empower customer in order to reduce total cost of operation.
• Customer Insight Driven development
• CEAT Solution for Fleet Productivity
• 24X7 Digital Monitoring to empower customer
Jacob George, Vice President - Product Management at CEAT tyres LTD

Jacob George

Vice President - Product Management
CEAT tyres LTD

Sandip Patel, Senior Manager- Technology at CEAT tyres LTD

Sandip Patel

Senior Manager- Technology
CEAT tyres LTD

Edwin van der Stad, Head of OEMs Advanced Technologies & Solutions Head of Public Affairs and S&R – Central Europe at Bridgestone EMEA

Edwin van der Stad

Head of OEMs Advanced Technologies & Solutions Head of Public Affairs and S&R – Central Europe
Bridgestone EMEA

@ Leipzig Christmas market

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Evening Event @ Leipzig Christmas Market

Enjoy a nice get-together on the Leipzig Christmas market. This is a nice way to dive into the German culture, and to network in a relaxed atmosphere with some Glühwein.