16 - 19 September, 2019
NH Collection Frankfurt City, Berlin, Germany
Faisal Altaf, Principal Research Engineer & Project Manager AE and Research—ESS Control & SW at Volvo Group Trucks Technology
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Faisal Altaf


Principal Research Engineer & Project Manager AE and Research—ESS Control & SW
Volvo Group Trucks Technology

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Agenda Day 1

Monday, September 17th, 2018


11:40 AM BMS in commercial electric vehicles: challenges and opportunities

• From vehicle to battery function level requirements
• Needs of advanced BMS functionality in modern EVs
• What are major challenges compared to passenger cars?
• Multi-level functional requirements
• Multi-battery system and control architecture
• Large variability in applications and conditions
• Multi-level BMS testing and verification
• Major future opportunities and roadmap:
• Improved sensing
• Modular and flexible functional architecture
• Multi-battery control system
• Adaptive control algorithms
• 2nd-life applications

Agenda Day 2

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018


9:10 AM Panel discussion | BMS and control software

In order to have an efficient BMS, there is the need to ensure that the we can optimize the functionality of the battery. This interactive panel discussion will focus on two main important topics:

1 | The role of (new) control algorithms and the benefits from methodology to extend lifetime

After the first discussion the panel will focus on:

2 | BMS for autonomous driving: What are the challenges and opportunities