Opening & Keynote - My journey from Audi to DVN, Differences, Changes, new Perspectives, new challenges
12:00 - 12:30
SESSION 1 with Q&A – CAR MAKERS ACHIEVEMENTS and NEEDS TO IMPROVE SAFETY and STYLE
12:30 - 15:00
SESSION 2 with Q&A - SET MAKERS TECHNOLOGICAL OFFER TO IMPROVE SAFETY and STYLE
Dr. Wolfgang Huhn
15:30 - 18:00
DVN Shanghai Sponsors/Exhibitors interviews
18:00 - 20:00
April 20, 2021
SESSION 3A - HMI and Display in tomorrow’s cockpit
08:00 - 10:00
SESSION 3B with Q&A session 3- Smart Interior Lighting
10:00 - 10:30
Opening Remarks of session 4 - Regulation
10:45 - 11:00
SESSION 4 – REGULATION including Discussion Panel
11:00 - 12:30
+20 years experience in data intelligence and digital transformation projects realized France and China.
With a strong entrepreneurship spirit, François has successfully expanded Keyrus footprint in China and set up a team from 0 to over +100 consultants.
Using rich management experience and software skills in Data Science and digital commerce field, he accomplished a deep localization of Keyrus services and offers and bring to customers both best practices from Western and eastern culture.
Besides, he has a deep understanding of retail and automotive industry and uses both data and digital projects knowledge in practice.
Glare free high beam, road projection, laser light functions, OLED, micro-optics, small Headlamps and rear lamps, lighting elements from edge to edge, other lit elements.
Chairman: Hector Fratty
SVW - Dr. Henning Kiel, Section Manager Front Lamps Lighting Technologies for Human – Vehicle communication
Audi - Jonas Kobbert, Headlamp Development Attention and Distraction by Dynamic Light Functions
Stellantis - Whilk Goncalves, Head Lighting and signalization Innovation Stellantis: a global strategy for communication using Lighting HD headlamps
Glare free high beam, road projection, laser light functions, OLED, micro-optics, small headlamps and rear lamps, lighting elements from edge to edge, other lit elements
Hector Fratty’s entire career has been in vehicle lighting. From 1995 to 2006, he was Valeo Lighting Systems’ chief of R&D, managing a staff of 650 engineers and technicians and a budget of over €70m. His level of expertise in lighting gained him recognition as one of Valeo’s 5 Master Experts. He headed the Valeo Lighting Expert Committee through March 2008.
Hector Fratty presides over the biennial VISION Congress international vehicle lighting and driver assistance symposium. He is also a member of the ISAL steering committee, which guides and administers the ISAL international symposium on automotive lighting organized by TU Darmstadt.
He founded and is now managing director of Driving Vision News (DVN), the vehicle lighting, ADAS and car smart interior industry’s journal of record, dedicated to keeping the involved community informed and communicating about the latest progress and developments.
Chairman: Wolfgang Huhn
Hasco Vision - Jinlong AO, Vice General Manager Beyond Lighting
Mind Optoelectonics - Hossein Nafari, VP of Lighting, Thermal, and Electrical Systems Popular Lighting System in China = 10K pixels level lighting or 1M pixels lighting
Marelli AL - Sebastian Hirsch, R&D Director for Asia Future Challenges for Digital Style
HELLA - Chris Kirchenbauer, Head of R&D Lighting, China FlatLight - Technologies Enabling New Styling for Automotive Signal Lighting
Chairman: Wolfgang Huhn
Hyundai Mobis - Cho Yeonggi, Head China R&D Center Shenzhen Branch ADAS sensor integrated ADB System
Varroc - Luc Brisson, R&D Dir. and SiLC
Varroc - Ralf Muenster, VP Business Devt & MKT Headlamp Integrated 6D LiDAR advances safety for ADAS and AVs
Valeo - Lei Fan, Advanced R&D Manager Monolithic Systems for high definition lighting and roadmarking
Wolfgang studied from 1981 to 1986 Electrical Engineering at the TU Darmstadt.
From 1987 to the end of 2000, he was with BMW. He started as lighting engineer, later he was head of develpoment lighting and head of production planning Electrics / Eletronics. In 1999 he got the PHD at TU Darmstadt, Lighting institute, which is a part of Eletronics and IT.
From 2001 to the end of 2020 he worked for Audi as executive director development lighting and switches, later development lighting and vision systems, including the lead engineer position of the Volkswagen group in this field.
In 2021 he early retired and started at DVN as a senior consultant. He is still chairman of the GTB working group strategy.
Dr Huhn is one of the foremost worldwide mangers in automotive lighting and has greatly influenced the evolution of lighting technologies. He got two important awards: In 2011 the « Professor Ferdinand Porsche Award » for the introduction of the Audi R8 full LED-headlamp (together with Kamoislaw Fadel from AL), University Vienna Austria and also in 2011 the « Man of the decade », DVN Paris.
Chairman: Philippe Aumont
Grupo Antolin - Pablo García Bravo, Shanghai Tech
Grupo Antolin - Weijie Huang, Commercial Office The intelligent cabin by Grupo Antolin
Pforzheim University - Prof. Karlheinz Blankenbach, Chairman of the board of the German Displayforum New Design Visions and Holistic HMIs by Advanced Display Technologies
Inova - Stefan Hoffmann, Manager Applications ILaS – the new lighting network for the car
Ansys - Sen Zhang Interior optical design workflow
Ambiance, decoration, personalization, brand, and key to HMI, safety and sanitization
Chairman: Philippe Aumont
Osram - Mingjie Dou, Senior Marketing Manager-Automotive
Melexis - Linhong Song, Senior Field Application Engineer “Ambient light takes the next step towards ASIL”
DesignLED - Dr. James Gourlay, CTO Backlighting Technologies
Novem - Dominique Heilborn, R&D Head of light and function Light & function integrated interiors - supply landscape challenges
PolyIC - Dr. Wolfgang Clemens, Head of project management Innovative HMI panels with integrated touch sensors- shytech decoration for backlighting
Q/A Sessions 3
Philippe Aumont, General Editor, DVN Smart Interior
Chairman: Davide Puglisi
Geoff Draper, DVN Senior regulation Advisor Introduction to the Session and Presentations
SAC/TC114/SC21 - Wang Wei, Secretary Progress of SAC/TC114/SC21 to update GB Standards
GTB - Zhu Caiping, C- GTB Vice Chair Hot topics in the Drafting Process of new GB Regulations on Light Signalling Devices
GTB - Rainer Neumann, GTB WG-SVP Chair Current and Planned Research Projects Sponsored by the GTB Scientific WG (SVP)
GTB - Davide Puglisi, General Secretary GTB Activities at GRE
Xie Dongming,President of China Auto Standards intern. Centre Introduction to the “China Automobile Standards Internationalization Centre (Geneva)”
Panel session with Xie Dongming, Bu WeiLi, He Yuntang, Wang Wei, Zhu Caiping