20 - 22 February, 2019
Hilton Hotel Mainz, Mainz, Germany

Conference Day 2

8:30 am - 9:00 am Registration and welcome coffee

Ana Bizal, Head of Pre-Development at Hella Interior Lighting Systems GmbH

Ana Bizal

Head of Pre-Development
Hella Interior Lighting Systems GmbH

9:10 am - 9:50 am Feedback from 2018 and expectations for 2019

Jean-Paul Ravier, Development Advisor at Driving Vision News

Jean-Paul Ravier

Development Advisor
Driving Vision News

Silicone optics have become quite well adopted in high end LED lamps & luminaires lighting applications, such as, e.g., automotive headlamps, outdoor streets, roadways and stadium as well as retails. Dow Silicones has largely contributed by demonstrating the benefits of silicones optics from various perspectives, such as, e.g., resistance to high heat and lumen fluxes, stability against UV radiation, high resistance against scratch and impact, good compression set, enhanced optics and free form lenses design capabilities, and opportunities to optimize manufacturing processes of optics at large volume industrial scales.
·         Dowsil™ Moldable Optical Silicones continue to enable innovation in auto lighting head & rear lighting.
·         A dedicated multi-expertise’s technical and commercial team continue to serve customers in the field.
·         Your new design ideas are continuously welcome to challenge our curiosity and leadership in developing new solutions.
François De Buyl, Principal TS&D Scientist at Dow Silicones Belgium sprl

François De Buyl

Principal TS&D Scientist
Dow Silicones Belgium sprl

Tobias Kleinmann, Sales & Business Development at Dow Silicones Deutschland GmbH

Tobias Kleinmann

Sales & Business Development
Dow Silicones Deutschland GmbH

10:30 am - 11:00 am Coffee break and networking

11:00 am - 11:40 am Efficient techniques of symbol projection through high definition ADB headlamp systems

Whilk GONÇALVES, Ph. D., Head of Innovation in Lighting and Signalisation at PSA Peugeot Citroën

Whilk GONÇALVES, Ph. D.

Head of Innovation in Lighting and Signalisation
PSA Peugeot Citroën

11:40 am - 12:20 pm Think outside the box | Get inspired by architecture lighting

Keith Bradshaw BSc (Arch) FRSA IALD, Principal at Speirs & Major

Keith Bradshaw BSc (Arch) FRSA IALD

Principal
Speirs & Major

12:20 pm - 1:00 pm Facing the challenges: How to keep driver distraction low and privacy high

Tobias Franz, Ergonomics Engineer at Faraday Future

Tobias Franz

Ergonomics Engineer
Faraday Future

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Luncheon and networking

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm Communication by Light – Regulatory Status and Impact on Lighting Devices

Dr. Achim Freiding, Group Manager Lamp Systems, Engineering Design at Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center GmbH

Dr. Achim Freiding

Group Manager Lamp Systems, Engineering Design
Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center GmbH

Ana Bizal, Head of Pre-Development at Hella Interior Lighting Systems GmbH

Ana Bizal

Head of Pre-Development
Hella Interior Lighting Systems GmbH

Dr. Achim Freiding, Group Manager Lamp Systems, Engineering Design at Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center GmbH

Dr. Achim Freiding

Group Manager Lamp Systems, Engineering Design
Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center GmbH

Peter Hartmann, Reserach Projects / R&D Funding Manager at ZKW Group GmbH

Peter Hartmann

Reserach Projects / R&D Funding Manager
ZKW Group GmbH

Victor Loya, Consulting Engineer for automotive lighting products at ANSYS

Victor Loya

Consulting Engineer for automotive lighting products
ANSYS

3:20 pm - 3:50 pm Refreshment break

3:50 pm - 4:30 pm Sensors and smart lighting – Routes towards an integrated photonic component as an enabler of automated driving

Peter Hartmann, Reserach Projects / R&D Funding Manager at ZKW Group GmbH

Peter Hartmann

Reserach Projects / R&D Funding Manager
ZKW Group GmbH

4:30 pm - 5:10 pm Best Practice Example | Smart head lamp aggregates to facilitate the autonomous driving – Introducing the vehicle demonstrator

Carsten Simon, Team Leader Intelligent Functions at IAV GmbH

Carsten Simon

Team Leader Intelligent Functions
IAV GmbH

Stefan Weißensteiner, Program Manager Sensor Integration - Project Manager Pre-Development at ZKW Group GmbH

Stefan Weißensteiner

Program Manager Sensor Integration - Project Manager Pre-Development
ZKW Group GmbH

5:10 pm - 5:20 pm Closing remarks from chairperson and end of conference day 2

Ana Bizal, Head of Pre-Development at Hella Interior Lighting Systems GmbH

Ana Bizal

Head of Pre-Development
Hella Interior Lighting Systems GmbH

5:20 pm - 5:30 pm Registration for workshop D

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Workshop D | CASE STUDY: PUTTING YOUR LIGHT SIGNATURE – A STEP BY STEP ANALYSIS

Branding via a light signature, the dream of every OEM. Learn in this sessions what possibilities you have and how to use them in a cost efficient way. This workshop offers a step by step analysis on how
to individualize your brand in terms of lighting design.
• Identify the challenges you have with branding via light
• Exchange on best practice examples that are already on the market, and on what is convincing about them
• Elaborate in a team of experts from different lighting areas and from different companies a step by step analysis on how to reach an unique light signature
Dr. Mark Bennemann, Technology Scout - Light & Display at Volkswagen AG

Dr. Mark Bennemann

Technology Scout - Light & Display
Volkswagen AG