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

Workshop Day

@ conference hotel

7:30 am - 8:00 am Registration for workshop A and welcome coffee


8:00 am - 10:30 am Workshop A | KEEP PACE WITH THE TREND IN AUTOMOTIVE: CAR SHARING AND ITS NEEDS

Smart Tires for successful fleet management

Compared to 10 years ago, the number of cars purchased by young people declined by almost 30%. The trend goes away from car ownership towards car sharing. This development puts notably high demands on tire manufacturers – and is a big chance to transform towards a service provider.
• Discuss with fleet managers, tire manufacturers and vehicle manufacturers what can be a joint goal in terms of tire services
• Understand the challenges of fleet managers, and elaborate the possibilities of tire manufacturers
• Work on a concept for fleet management services around the tire 
Matthias Braumann, Head of Global Business Development & Systems - Business Unit Original Equipment PLT/ R&D Tires at Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH

Matthias Braumann

Head of Global Business Development & Systems - Business Unit Original Equipment PLT/ R&D Tires
Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH

10:30 am - 11:00 am Refreshment break and registration for workshop B

11:00 am - 1:30 pm Workshop B | OPTIMIZING COSTS, ECOLOGICAL OUTPUT AND SAFETY WITH TRUCK TPMS

TPMS in trucks

TPMS will become obligatory for trucks. Where else than on the ITT, that ever had a TPMS focus, should you discuss this topic? Bearing great advantages, TPMS in trucks is seen critically by truck manufacturer.
• Analyze jointly the advanatges and disadvantages of TPMS in trucks
• Develop a good understanding on what trucks need in terms of tire monitoring
• Elaborate a service solution for trucks
Johannes Chatzis, General Manager IDIS Managenemt, ELV Compliance at tec4U Ingernieurgesellschaft mbH

Johannes Chatzis

General Manager IDIS Managenemt, ELV Compliance
tec4U Ingernieurgesellschaft mbH

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Lunch and registration for workshop C

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm Workshop C | FOLLOWING THE DIGITAL TREND: CONNECTING THE TIRE TO THE WORLD

Connected tire/ data management

The smart tire with its sensor information will become an integral part of the connected vehicle ecosystem. This workshop offers you the possibility to discuss upcoming challenges of the connected tire and to exchange on lessons learnt so far and Best Practice examples.
• Develop a step-by-step approach for connecting the tire to the rest of the vehicle
• Identify jointly cloud service provider that might be suitable for your business
• Brainstorm on data flow and data management 
Lorenzo Alleva, Director - Head of Digital Lab at Bridgestone EMEA

Lorenzo Alleva

Director - Head of Digital Lab
Bridgestone EMEA

Maria Cristina Caccami, BSEMEA R&D Digital Lab at Bridgestone EMEA

Maria Cristina Caccami

BSEMEA R&D Digital Lab
Bridgestone EMEA