Executive Session

“The Automotive Council… Managing the Automotive Transformation” – Graham Hoare – FORD

“The Trend for Connected Vehicles” –  James Drake-Lee – Jaguar Land Rover

“Future Vision for UK Roads” – Jim O’Sullivan – Highways England


Connected Car 

“The Internet of Moving Things” – Bernardo Rebeiro – Veniam

“Leading the World to 5G: Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (V-V2X) Technologies” – Will Brown – Qualcomm

“Satellite Applications and the Connected Vehicle” – Jim Hammond – Satellite Applications Catapult

“5G Fabric for Vehicles – Connectivity and Coverage for Critical Applications” – Stuart Revell – RTACS


More Electric Powertrain

“Tata Motors 48V MH Development” – Yong Pang, TATA

“IGBT Power Modules for Autonomous Inverters” – Robin Lyle – Dynex Semiconductor

“The Outcome of the EPSRC – VESI Project” – Phil Mawby – University of Warwick

“12V to 48V Powertrain Systems Electrification” – Ryan Maughan – AVID Technology


KEYNOTE: “Automated Driving – Where Are We? How? Who? Why?” – Roger Lanctot, Strategy Analytics


 Automotive Security 

“Whose Responsibility is Cyber Security and Why Do I Care?” – Peter Davis, Thales

“Holistic Security Analysis” – Chris Tubbs, Green Hills Software

“Security Solutions for the Connected Car” – Danny McKenna, NXP Semiconductor

“Build in Software Security throughout the Automotive Supply Chain” – Ashley Benn, Synopsys

“How your Connected Car May be Exposing your Privates” – Tony Gee & David Lodge, Pen Test Partners


Design, Test & Verification for the Autonomous Area

“Vehicle Network Design to Meet the Needs of ADAS and Autonomous Driving” – Martin Wennberg, Mentor Graphics

“The 3xD Simulator for Intelligent Vehicles” – Professor Paul Jennings, WMG

“ADAS System Design Enablement – From zero Defects to zero Accidents”  Robert Schweiger – Cadence

“Embracing the Connected Car with NI’s Platform Based Approach”  Ashish Naik – National Instruments

“Testing Complex Systems” – Mike Bartley, TVS



“Orchestration of Automated Vehicles” – Ireri Ibarra, VOLVO Cars

“The Challenges & Solution for Verification of the next Generation of Advanced Driving Assistance Systems”  Michael Zimmermann – Altran

“OpenCL™ and SYCL™ Open Standards for ADAS Vision Processing and Machine Learning” – Charles Macfarlane – Codeplay

“Scaling Geolocation” – Steve Marsh, GEOSPOCK


Design, Test & Verification for the Autonomous Era

“Testing – When Cars are Talking (V2X)” – Tariq Javaid – Vector GB

“Tackling the Autonomous and Connected Vehicle Testing Challenge” – Ross Addinall – Vertizan

“Security for Automotive” –  Lynx Software

“Electronic Materials for Automotive Harsh Environments – an iNEMI Project” –  Steve Payne – iNEMI