June 11 - 14, 2019
Sheraton Ann Arbor Hotel, Ann Arbor, MI

Meet the Speakers

Advisory Board 2019


Rami Debouk
Rami Debouk
Staff Researcher
General Motors R&D
Krzysztof Czarnecki
Krzysztof Czarnecki
Professor
University of Waterloo
Joseph Kristofik
Joseph Kristofik
Global Functional Safety Manager Passive Safety
Veoneer
John Joyce
John Joyce
Chassis Controls Technical Leader
Ford Motor Company
Gary English
Gary English
Director, Functional Safety
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC
Rick Adams
Technical Specialist
FEV
Tamás Csizmadia
Tamás Csizmadia
Head of Safety and Compliance
AImotive Ltd
Jonathon Schrader
Electrical Systems Architecture lead
Navistar

Speakers 2019


Madhusudan Lingarajappa
Madhusudan Lingarajappa
Deputy Manager
Mahindra Electric
Awad A Syed
Awad A Syed
Engineering Manager – Battery Systems
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Daniel Liu
Daniel Liu
Autonomous Driving Safety
Baidu USA
Florian Reichle
Florian Reichle
Functional Safety and Security Manager
Hella
Robert Gruszczynski
Robert Gruszczynski
OBD Communication Expert
Volkswagen Group of America
Karen Zimmerman
Karen Zimmerman
Functional Safety Manager for DEG
Delphi Technologies
Nitheesh Sasikumar
Nitheesh Sasikumar
Functional Safety Engineer
Denso-Diam
Dr. David A. LaRue
Dr. David A. LaRue
Electrical Functional Safety Specialist
FEV
Kenneth Freeman
Kenneth Freeman
Principal Functional Safety Consultant
(formerly) HELLA Electronics Corp.
Priyank Sharma
Priyank Sharma
Functional Safety Expert - Driver Assistance
Robert Bosch
Riccardo Vincelli
Riccardo Vincelli
Senior Manager, Functional Safety Competence Center
Renesas
Lisa Clark
Lisa Clark
Functional Safety Manager
Veoneer
Graham Sloan
Graham Sloan
Engineering Group Manager, Autonomous Vehicle System Safety
GM
Rahul Gulati
Rahul Gulati
SoC Functional Safety Architect
Qualcomm
Amanda Gilley
Technical Specialist - System Safety, Functional Safety Assessor
Denso-Diam
Chanthachith Souvanthong
Chanthachith Souvanthong
Corporate Functional Safety Manager
ON Semiconductor
Karol  Niewiadomski
Karol Niewiadomski
Product Manager, Cyber Security
SGS-TÜV Saar GmbH
Dr. Simone Hamerla
Dr. Simone Hamerla
Safety Assessor
HELLA
Ali Houry
Ali Houry
Functional Safety Engineering Manager
American Haval Motor Technology
Dean Degazio
Chief Engineer, Autonomous Driving Safety
Aptiv
Meirav Nitzan
Meirav Nitzan
Functional Safety Solution Architect
Synopsys
Ron DiGiuseppe
Ron DiGiuseppe
Automotive IP Segment Manager
Synopsys
Naresh Bajaj
Naresh Bajaj
Functional Safety Manager
Horiba Mira, Rivian
Henrique Martins
Henrique Martins
Head of Technical and Regulatory Affairs
Mahindra Automotive North America
Christopher Ramdin
Christopher Ramdin
Senior Engineer
GAC R&D Center
Aditya Jais
Aditya Jais
Functional Safety Engineer
SAMSUNG SDIABS, USA
Kerfegar Katrak
Kerfegar Katrak
Sr. Functional Safety Manager / Assessor
Ricardo DTC US
Berhnard Kaiser
Berhnard Kaiser
Principal Safety Consultant
ANSYS
Michael Woon
Michael Woon
Functional Safety Architect
Retrospect