16 - 19 March, 2020
Singapore

Day 1 Agenda

Welcome Registration

9:00 am - 9:10 am Opening Address by Conference Chairperson

Pete Kelly, Managing Director at LMC Automotive

Pete Kelly

Managing Director
LMC Automotive

Theme 1: Regulatory, Legal and Technological Developments to Enable Safe and Successful Integration of Autonomous Vehicles in Asia-Pacific

9:10 am - 9:50 am OEM Insight: Future Business Models of an Automotive OEM

·         Will car production remain the core business and for who?
·         Where will carmakers’ revenues mainly come from
·         Who will be the major competitors and key partners?
·         How to stay ahead of the competition in the age of Mobility as a Service (MaaS)?
Mahesh Shinde, GM, HEAD - ERC (Indoor testing) at Tata Motors Limited

Mahesh Shinde

GM, HEAD - ERC (Indoor testing)
Tata Motors Limited

9:50 am - 10:30 am Creating Future Cities with Self-Driving Vehicles

  • The SDVs market status – the drivers, challenges and latest development
  • Key technology progress in SDVs and the gap
  • Outlook for the coming 3 years – what to expect? (A City’s Journey to a ‘Car-lite’ Society)

Chiu Wen Tung, Group Director, Research & Development at Urban Redevelopment Authority

Chiu Wen Tung

Group Director, Research & Development
Urban Redevelopment Authority

·         Forecast on AVs and EVs - What technology breakthrough can we expect by then?
·         The industry – how will the value chain evolve?
·         The driver – sharing cars and using them as a space to consume media and make calls
Chiu Wen Tung, Group Director, Research & Development at Urban Redevelopment Authority

Chiu Wen Tung

Group Director, Research & Development
Urban Redevelopment Authority

Michael Steinberg, Head of Strategy, Programme and Communications at Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, Department for Transport and the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Michael Steinberg

Head of Strategy, Programme and Communications
Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, Department for Transport and the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Mark Crawford, Chief Engineer, Autonomous Driving Systems at Great Wall Motor

Mark Crawford

Chief Engineer, Autonomous Driving Systems
Great Wall Motor

Mahesh Shinde, GM, HEAD - ERC (Indoor testing) at Tata Motors Limited

Mahesh Shinde

GM, HEAD - ERC (Indoor testing)
Tata Motors Limited

Speed Networking & Morning Tea-Break

11:10 am - 11:30 am Speed Networking


11:30 am - 12:00 pm Morning Tea & Networking Break

Government Updates

·         Visioning AV deployment in Singapore
·         Ensuring safety, regulatory and liability framework for AVs on public roads
·         R&D and test-bedding of AV technology and concepts in Singapore
Dr Justin Dauwels, Associate Professor of the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Dr Justin Dauwels

Associate Professor of the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

12:40 pm - 1:20 pm The Role of Local Authorities In the CAV Future

·         Balancing enabling innovation with protecting citizens
·         Business models and sustainability
·         The difficult questions about data
·         The big picture: how CAVs may transform cities and counties
Dr. George Economides, Team Leader for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles at Oxfordshire County Council

Dr. George Economides

Team Leader for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles
Oxfordshire County Council

Lunch & Networking Break

1:20 pm - 2:20 pm Lunch & Networking Break

Theme 2: Singapore's Vision for Autonomous Vehicles

2:20 pm - 3:00 pm Hungarian ecosystem towards the connected and automated driving

  • Education and R&D initiatives 
  • Hungarian ZALAZONE test track/proving ground (concept design implementation)
  • Hungarian mobility platform
  • Smart road infrastructure (HD maps)
  • Legislation and standardization 

Zsolt SZALAY, Associate Professor at Budapest University of Technology and Economics [Appointed by Hungarian Government]

Zsolt SZALAY

Associate Professor
Budapest University of Technology and Economics [Appointed by Hungarian Government]

3:00 pm - 3:40 pm Driverless Vehicle and Environment Simulation Technology

Marius Dupuis, Managing Director at VIRES Simulations Technologie GmbH, an MSC Software Company

Marius Dupuis

Managing Director
VIRES Simulations Technologie GmbH, an MSC Software Company

3:40 pm - 4:20 pm Project Update - The World’s Largest Multi-Stakeholder CAV Fleet

·         Canada’s Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association (APMA) and Ontario’s AVIN initiative are creating a fleet of vehicles, including cars, SUVs, commercial buses and utility vehicles, to demonstrate CAV technology
·         The technology demonstrations take place in the SMART City of Stratford, allowing for V2X communication
·         Bringing together automotive technology, and infrastructure update
Colin Singh Dhillon, Chief Technical Officer at Automotive Parts Manufacturers' Association

Colin Singh Dhillon

Chief Technical Officer
Automotive Parts Manufacturers' Association

Afternoon Tea & Networking Break

4:10 pm - 4:40 pm Afternoon Tea & Networking Break

Group 2

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Topic 1: Is It Ethical to Monetize Sensitive Private Data?


4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 2: Addressing The Top Concern on Safety – How Safe Is AV?


4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 3: The AV Partnership Matrix: De-risking the Future by Teaming up


4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 4: AV Cost and Commercialization - Forecasting the Key Challenges


4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 5: Switching to EVs as a Part of Your Overall Emission Control Strategy: Commercial and Technical Considerations


4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 6: Fostering Industry Partnerships: Financial and Commercial Challenges for large scale EV implementation

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 7: Surviving the Auto Revolution: Emerging Trends in EV Design and Capabilities

4:40 pm - 6:00 pm Topic 8: Developing Critical Infrastructure to Support E-Mobility in Asia

Theme 3: Technological Innovations for Autonomous Vehicles

Closing Remarks

6:00 pm - 6:00 pm Closing Remarks by Conference Chairperson