Commercial Advances in Automated Vehicles

Commercial Presentation Series

Tuesday and Wednesday, July 19 and 20, 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Room: Continental 1

This session gives symposium benefactors and exhibitors the opportunity to present on the latest technology developments, partnership opportunities and other happenings in the industry. Attendees will hear from the companies and organizations shaping the future of transportation.

Tuesday, July 19

Moderator: Roger Lanctot, Associate Director, Global Automotive Practice, Strategy Analytics

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Accelerating the Race to Self-Driving Cars
Danny Shapiro, Senior Director of Automotive, NVIDIA
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Velodyne Presentation
John Eggert, Senior Sales Account Manager, Velodyne
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Advanced Physics Based Sensor Simulation Approaches for Testing Automated and Connected Vehicles
Tony Gioutsos, Director Sales and Marketing, TASS International
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. BREAK
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. A Synchronized Data Capture and Playback Engine for ADAS/AV Algorithm Development
David Wybo, Technical Specialist, dSPACE inc.
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Autonomous Vehicles – Risk or Opportunity?
Mike Scrudato, Head of Cross Platform Development, Munich RE
4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Using a Data-Driven System Approach to Develop Effective Safety Functions
David Agnew, Director, Advanced Engineering NA, Hyundai Mobus
5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Fundamentals of Creating Your Own Autonomous Vehicle, Important Considerations Based on Real World Examples
Wolfgang Juchmann, Ph.D., Director of Sales & Business Development, AutonomouStuff, LLC

Wednesday, July 20

Moderator: Annie Lien, Autonomous Driving & ADAS Expert and CMO, Perrone Robotics

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. The Building Blocks of Autonomy
Phil Magney, Founder and Principal, Vision Systems Intelligence
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Market Entry Tactics to Germany; Arising Opportunities 
Stefan Di Bitonto, Senior Manager, Germany Trade & Investment
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. The Elephant in the Room: Functional Safety in Driverless Vehicles
Josh Hartung, CEO & Co-founder, PolySync
3:00 p.m. –3:30 PM BREAK
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Autonomous Ready Vehicles - LSVs in the Shared Ride Marketplace
Tricia Hamak-Sundeen, Global Transportation Product Manager, Polaris Industries, Inc.; Patrick Weldon, Patrick Weldon, Manager, Product Development, Polaris Industries, Inc.
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  New Methodologies for Complex ADAS/AV Testing
Andrés Aparicio, Product Manager ADAS, Applus+ IDIADA