16 - 18 APRIL 2019
Scandic Frankfurt Museumsufer, 60329 Frankfurt, Germany

Agenda Day 1

Morning Session

8:50 am - 9:00 am Opening Remarks by the conference chairman Olivier Raynauld, BWI Group

Dr. Andreas Carlitz, Chassis Integration Supervisor, Ford, Germany
Dr. Thomas Schmitz, Global Suspension Manager, Ford, Germany
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Dr. Andreas Carlitz

Chassis Integration Supervisor
Ford-Werke GmbH

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Dr. Thomas Schmitz

Global Suspension Manager
Ford-Werke GmbH

Moderated by:
Olivier Raynauld, Manager, Global Technology and Business Development, BWI Group, France
Panelists:
Dr. Thomas Schmitz, Global Suspension Manager, Ford, Germany
Sven Albrecht, Manager Chassis Development, Volkswagen AG, Germany
Miguel Dhaens, Engineering
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Olivier Raynauld

Manager Global Technology and Business Development
BWI Group

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Dr. Thomas Schmitz

Global Suspension Manager
Ford-Werke GmbH

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Sven Albrecht

Manager Chassis Systems
Volkswagen AG

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Miguel Dhaens

Engineering Manager Global Research Ride Performance
Tenneco Automotive

10:30 am - 11:00 am Speed Networking

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

11:30 am - 12:10 pm Magneti Marelli user selective ride - set your dampers to your mood

Giordano Greco - Innovation Technology Project Manager , Magneti Marelli Holding S.p.A.
Dr. Giordano Greco, Innovation Technology Project Manager, Magneti Marelli, Italy
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Giordano Greco

Innovation Technology Project Manager
Magneti Marelli Holding S.p.A.

12:10 pm - 12:50 pm MagneRide 4.0: a new generation active damper

Olivier Valee - Technology and Business Development Manager, Europe, BWI France
Olivier Valee, Technology and Business Development Manager, Europe, BWI France
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Olivier Valee

Technology and Business Development Manager, Europe
BWI France

12:50 pm - 2:20 pm Networking luncheon

Afternoon Session

2:20 pm - 3:00 pm Integrated 2-valve damping and hydraulic roll control system from high-performance sport cars to premium CUVs - ways to achieve more comfort in autonomous vehicles

Miguel Dhaens - Engineering Manager Global Research Ride Performance, Tenneco Automotive
Miguel Dhaens, Engineering Manager Global Research Ride Performance,
Tenneco Automotive, Belgium
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Miguel Dhaens

Engineering Manager Global Research Ride Performance
Tenneco Automotive

3:00 pm - 3:40 pm Skyhook and CRONE semi-active suspensions : A comparative study

Vincent Hernette - Suspension Expert, PSA Groupe
Emna Hamrouni - Researcher, IMS Bordeaux
Vincent Hernette, Suspension Expert, PSA Groupe, France
Emna Hamrouni, Researcher, IMS Bordeaux, France
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Vincent Hernette

Suspension Expert
PSA Groupe

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Emna Hamrouni

Researcher
IMS Bordeaux

3:40 pm - 4:20 pm Coffee break and networking

4:10 pm - 4:50 pm MEMS inertial sensors for active suspension systems

Dr. Yvonne Schiele - Project Manager Sensor Engineering, Robert Bosch GmbH
Dr. Yvonne Schiele, Project Manager Sensor Engineering, Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany
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Dr. Yvonne Schiele

Project Manager Sensor Engineering
Robert Bosch GmbH