June 17 - 20, 2019 | Detroit, USA

Interactive Workshop Day

8:00 am - 8:30 am Registration for workshop A and welcome coffee

8:30 am - 11:00 am Workshop A | Automation process for commercial vehicles and its implication on the steering system

The automation process will establish itself first in the commercial vehicle business before gaining traction in passenger cars. This assumption grounds on the issue of trust we experience vis-à-vis highly automated cars, and the notably on cost arguments for fleet managers. As pioneer, commercialvehiclesarenotablyinterestingtolook at whenitcomestotheimpactthisdevelopment will have on thesteeringsystem.
ØExchange with steering experts along the value chain on what you need to prepare for with autonomous driving
ØTake part in a step-by-step analysis of sensorfusion
ØExaminesteer-by-wireasenablerfornewvehiclefunctions
ØUnderstandhowto manage switchingbetweenmanualandautomateddriving

8:00 am - 8:30 am Refreshment break and registration for workshop B

11:30 am - 2:00 pm Workshop B | In the age of autonomous driving – steering technology and design for SAE automation level 4

The question stays: what should be, and what is expected when moving to autonomous driving for passenger cars? In this workshop, this issue will be examined with a strong focus on steering systems of SAE automation level 4.
ØExchange with steering experts along the value chain on what you need to prepare for with autonomous driving
ØTake part in a step-by-step analysis of sensorfusion
ØExaminesteer-by-wireasenablerfornewvehiclefunctions
ØUnderstandhowto manage switchingbetweenmanualandautomateddriving

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Network luncheon and registration for the workshop C

3:00 pm - 5:30 pm Workshop C | Electric Power Steering (EPS) 2.0 – requirements for full market penetration

Electric Power Steering (EPS) systems gained ground in the automotive steering system market. The electric version offers advantages vis-à-vis the traditional mechanic steering systems. Full market penetration is not there yet. In this workshop the requirements needed for that will be examined.
ØJointly analyze the reasons for market penetration, and detect today‘s barriers
ØWork  out a cost reduction strategy
ØBrainstorm on security concepts for your electric steering system