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

Dr. Thomas Schmitz


Global Suspension Manager
Ford-Werke GmbH

Agenda Day 1

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019


9:00 AM Force vectoring spring implementation into a twistbeam suspension

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

9:40 AM Panel discussion | Developments in active and semi-active suspension systems

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

Agenda Day 2

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019


4:20 PM An approach to develop light weight suspension systems

Dr. Thomas Schmitz, Global Suspension Manager, Ford, Germany
Dr. Theo Küppers, Supervisor Suspension Strategy & Technology Global Core Engineering,
Ford, Germany

6:00 PM Lightweight Technologies in Suspension Systems

Dr. Thomas Schmitz, Global Suspension Manager, Ford, Germany
Dr. Theo Küppers, Supervisor Suspension Strategy & Technology Global Core Engineering, Ford, Germany
Dr. Andreas Carlitz, Chassis Integration Supervisor, Ford, Germany

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Thomas.

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