Workshop Day

9:00 am - 11:30 am Workshop B: Advanced Suspension Systems for Autonomous Shuttles and Robo-Taxis

Koen Reybrouck - General Manager, REYCON BV
A deep-dive into the target setting and suspension concept development using the vTRACK
suspension system as example
  • Changing end customer needs drive new suspension performance targets
  • Balancing packaging and suspension performance
  • Balancing functional safety and cost

Koen Reybrouck

General Manager

11:30 am - 11:45 am Morning Break and Registration for Workshop C

12:00 pm - 2:30 pm Workshop C: Methodologies to Blend the Dynamic Behaviour of Mechanical Systems with Electronic Controls

Giacomo Danisi - CEO, Danisi Engineering S.r.l.
  • Will the extensive use of mechatronic lead to new mechanical architectures for chassis systems?
  • Approaches to manage the increasing complexity of mechatronic chassis systems
  • Tuning and validation: real world testing or virtual approach?
  • Will a new organization of engineering departments be necessary?

Giacomo Danisi

Danisi Engineering S.r.l.

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Networking Luncheon and Registration for Workshop D

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm Workshop D: Evolving Strategies for Light Weighting of Suspension and Allied Sub-Systems

Rajendra Abhange - Sr. Director & Chief Technology Officer, Gabriel India Ltd. India
  • Strategies and challenges of centre, system and senor fusion
  • Develop systematic “cost-value” Matrix and roadmap to implementation strategy
  • Responsibility of car integration

Rajendra Abhange

Sr. Director & Chief Technology Officer
Gabriel India Ltd. India