Organizing Commitee

Giovanni Cipolla - General Motors Powertrain Europe
Federico Millo - Politecnico di Torino
Mauro Velardocchia - Politecnico di Torino
Michael Bargende - IVK/ FKFS-Universität Stuttgart
Jochen Wiedemann - IVK/ FKFS-Universität Stuttgart
Jan Macek - Czech Technical University Prague
Antonello Cogotti - SAE Fellow
Steve Wollenberg - Automatiks
Marzio Bianchi - From Concept To Car

A two day, two parallel track technical program will provide to attendees an insightful look at new and developing technologies addressing the ambitious ZEV targets, including:

  • Combustion optimization and emissions minimization, including new aftertreatment technologies
  • Hybrid & electric powertrains
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Innovative transmission concepts
  • Vehicle Mass Lightening and New Vehicle concepts
  • Vehicle concepts modeling (EU FP7 VECOM project)
  • Vehicle Aerodynamics
  • Tires and wheel technologies for reducing rolling resistance
  • Infomobility including eco-driving and eco-routing services, smart charging and vehicle-to-grid capabilities.