August 21 - 23, 2019
Suburban Collection Showplace

Main Conference Day Two: Friday, August 23rd 2019

8:20 am - 8:30 am CHAIRPERSON’S WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS

Dr. Florian Baumann, CTO - UDS, Automotive & AI at Dell EMC

Dr. Florian Baumann

CTO - UDS, Automotive & AI
Dell EMC

8:30 am - 9:00 am WHAT’S NEXT IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF SIMULATION TECHNOLOGY?

Dr. -Ing Jacques Kagma-Fopoussi, Test Management Autonomous Driving at Daimler AG

Dr. -Ing Jacques Kagma-Fopoussi

Test Management Autonomous Driving
Daimler AG

Dmitry Turbiner, Founder & CTO at General Radar

Dmitry Turbiner

Founder & CTO
General Radar

9:00 am - 9:30 am NAFTA 2.0: WHAT THE NEW USMCA MEANS FOR AV AND TRADE IN THE AUTO SECTOR

W. Patrick Wilson, Director, Office of Business Liaison at U.S. Department of Commerce

W. Patrick Wilson

Director, Office of Business Liaison
U.S. Department of Commerce

9:30 am - 10:00 am LOCALIZATION AS A KEY ENABLER FOR DRIVER ASSISTANCE AND AUTOMATED DRIVING

Dushyant Wadivkar, Director of Engineering at Bosch in North America

Dushyant Wadivkar

Director of Engineering
Bosch in North America

10:00 am - 10:45 am COFFEE BREAK

Carla Bailo, President & CEO at Center for Automotive Research

Carla Bailo

President & CEO
Center for Automotive Research

Marie DiTrapani, Divisional Director at AutoIQ

Marie DiTrapani

Divisional Director
AutoIQ

Vivian Sun, Head of Business Development and Partnerships at TuSimple

Vivian Sun

Head of Business Development and Partnerships
TuSimple

11:15 am - 11:45 am THINKING OUTSIDE THE SCOPE OF ISO 21448 AND ISO 26262: FUNCTIONAL SAFETY CHALLENGES IN LEVEL 4 AUTONOMOUS DRIVING PLATFORMS

Ali Houry, Functional Safety Engineering Manager at American Haval Motor Technology

Ali Houry

Functional Safety Engineering Manager
American Haval Motor Technology

11:45 am - 12:15 pm THE CRITICALITY OF THE VEHICLE OPERATOR WITHIN THE SDV ENTERPRISE

Christopher San Giovanni, Head of Operational Safety at Uber ATG

Christopher San Giovanni

Head of Operational Safety
Uber ATG

12:15 pm - 12:45 pm DRIVING AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES INTO COMMONVERNACULAR: SUPPORTING CULTURECHANGE, INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT, AND ALLEVIATING PUBLIC SAFETY CONCERNS FOR AV

Darryl Syler, Director of Fleet Management at City of Dublin, Ohio

Darryl Syler

Director of Fleet Management
City of Dublin, Ohio

Dr. Rhonda Syler, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor & Associate Director of Enterprise Systems at Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

Dr. Rhonda Syler, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor & Associate Director of Enterprise Systems
Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

11:15 am - 11:45 am TRAINING AI MODELS WITHOUT INHERIT BIAS

Tao Zhang, PhD, Director of Technology and Industry Developments at FutureWei

Tao Zhang

PhD, Director of Technology and Industry Developments
FutureWei

11:45 am - 12:15 pm EXAMINING PHYSICS-ACCURATE SCENARIO AND SENSOR SIMULATION

Dr. Sandeep Sovani, Global Director, Automotive at ANSYS

Dr. Sandeep Sovani

Global Director, Automotive
ANSYS

12:15 pm - 12:45 pm TOOLS FOR TESTING AND VALIDATING AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE AI

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm CASE STUDY: CATERPILLAR

Eric Reiners, Program Manager, Automation & Autonomy at Caterpillar

Eric Reiners

Program Manager, Automation & Autonomy
Caterpillar

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm BUILDING SCALABLE SELF-DRIVING TECHNOLOGY AT UBER

Stephen Lesh, Head of Hardware and Vehicle Programs at Uber ATG

Stephen Lesh

Head of Hardware and Vehicle Programs
Uber ATG

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm UPDATE PANEL EASING OFF THE BRAKES TO REGULATE AV? MOVEMENT TOWARDS REGULATED SAFETY STANDARDS FOR DRIVERLESS VEHICLES

Chad Clark, General Attorney at Navistar, INC.

Chad Clark

General Attorney
Navistar, INC.

Vivian Sun, Head of Business Development and Partnerships at TuSimple

Vivian Sun

Head of Business Development and Partnerships
TuSimple

Shaun Kildare, Research Director at Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety

Shaun Kildare

Research Director
Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm START-UP LAUNCHPAD