Wednesday Program Overview

June 17

Room 1

8:00 - 8:45 a.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion Gasoline, fuel, and passenger cars / SI engines

This session covers key research relating to “2020-01-0654: Vehicle Emission Solutions for China 6b and Euro 7" and “2020-01-0379: RDE-Compliant PEMS Testing of a Gasoline Euro 6d-TEMP Passenger Car at Two Ambient Temperatures with a Focus on the Cold Start Effect” papers.

9:15 - 10:00 a.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: High Efficiency IC Engines Concepts

This panel focuses on technologies that have potential for improving the efficiency of internal combustion engines, specifically down-sized boosted gasoline engines with dilute advanced combustion and four-stroke spark-ignited boosted engines.

10:30 - 11:15 a.m. EDT
Technical Expert Roundtable: ADAS and AD Path Planning, Diver Interface and Acceptance, Modeling and Testing

This panel focus on technologies and processes for ADAS and AVS vehicle behavior description such as path planning, driver interface, user acceptance study, modeling and simulation for verification and implementation purpose.

11:45 - 12:30 p.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Accident Reconstruction in an ADAS Future

The goal of the session is to provide the audience with a clearer understanding of ADAS so help evaluating its influence in a given crash.  

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Graphene for Automotive Applications

This session will review many different ways that graphene nanomaterials can be used to enhance automotive application performance--sensors, coatings, composites, energy storage, EMI shielding, and more.

June 17

Room 2

8:00 - 8:45 a.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Anticipated safety benefits due to integration of active and passive systems, and the deployment of ADAS and ADS

The automotive-crash injury picture is changing related to increased availability of improved safety systems. What are the current and anticipated benefits associated with specific systems as deployment expands? What safety research areas are emerging as being the most important to address? Topics associated with near-term predictions and advances will be discussed. 

9:15 - 10:00 a.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Digitization of the Automotive Interior

This session will discuss the ongoing digitalization and reconfiguration of the automotive interior, which is heavily influenced by autonomous vehicles, VIOT (Vehicle Internet of Things), infotainment and navigation systems.

10:30 - 11:15 a.m. EDT
Keynote: Review of Vehicle Engine Efficiency and Emissions

Ameya Joshi, Corning

11:45 - 12:30 p.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Powertrain Adaptation for Connectivity and Automation

By using onboard sensing and external connectivity such as Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V), Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) and Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X), communication, new opportunities emerge to further improve the powertrain control systems of individual vehicles for fuel economy, performance, or emissions. Autonomous applications will be specifically addressed.

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. EDT
Technical Expert Panel Discussion: Title: Transportation and Infrastructure - Connectivity and ITS

This Panel discusses key innovations using data shared between vehicles and others (V2X) in an Intelligent Transportation System (ITS).