Thursday Program - COMVEC Digital Summit

COMVEC™ Digital Summit

Online & On-Demand
September 15-17, 2020

Thursday Program: Technology Impact on the User Experience

Thursday
September 17

Room 1

11:00 - 11:30 a.m. EDT
Break
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Technology Impact on the User Experience

The aim of this panel is to examine the topic from several synergistic angles: (i) industrial design and product engineering, (ii) safety and human factors, (iii) telematics and fleet management, (iv) system operation, and (v) virtual simulations and education.

12:30 - 1:00 p.m. EDT
Break
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: e-Motor Based Powertrain Systems

Topics relevant to this panel  include novel e-motor based powertrain/drivetrain architectures, efficiency improvements in electric motors and power electronics, component sizing strategies, power management strategies, battery management systems, and cooling and thermal management and use of connectivity/autonomy features to improve the electrified powertrain operation.

2:00 - 2:30 p.m. EDT
Break
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. EDT
Clean Truck Initiative Panel Discussion

Moderator - Glen Kedzie, American Trucking Associations
Panelists -
Steve Berry, Truck & Engine Manufacturers Association
Rasto Brezny, Manufacturers of Emission Controls Association
Brian Nelson, US Environmental Protection Agency
William Robertson, California Air Resources Board

Thursday
September 17

Room 2

 
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. EDT
Break
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Vehicle On-Highway Autonomy

The discussions in this panel will highlight the challenges and opportunities of OEMs, tier 1s and technology developers as they make progress towards transforming our logistics future by reducing operating risk and keeping drivers safe for over-the-road trucking fleets today.

12:30 - 1:00 p.m. EDT
Break
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Vehicle Off-Highway Autonomy

The discussion in this panel will reveal the challenges and opportunities as the off-highway industry undertakes the task of integration of automation.

2:00 - 2:30 p.m. EDT
Break
 
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