Global events, conferences and trade fairs
The 21st Technical Congress of the VDA will take place on March 14th & 15th, 2019 at the ESTREL Hotel & Congress Center in Berlin. It addresses future challenges of the automotive industry and future vehicles. Topics such as connectivity and automated driving, climate-friendly and environmentally friendly drives and road safety as well as urban mobility, data security and the solutions of the automotive industry will be addressed and discussed.
Alexander Kraus, Senior Vice President Business Unit Automotive, is having a keynote presentation at the Technical VDA Congress 2019
Date: 15 March 2019
Time: 9:40 am
Topic: Safe and Secure Automated and Connected Driving from the prespective of a Technical Service
Abstract: With the advent of automation and connectivity, inspection of vehicle safety – one of the core tasks of Technical Services – is undergoing fundamental change. As a result of automation, most driving tasks will be handed over to the vehicle control system, while connectivity will allow even the safety features of a vehicle to be changed flexibly in future by means of over-the-air updates. The responsibilities of Technical Services can be divided into two types of activities: pre-market and post-market activities. The challenges and activities will be elaborated in detail.