Welcome to AESIN

The Automotive Electronic Systems Innovation Network

What We Do

AESIN is an expert group focused on Automotive Electronic Systems (ES), recognised by the UK Automotive Council.

It aims to facilitate world-beating ES innovation through collaborative innovation, expert knowledge and best practice sharing.

Who Are AESIN?

The Automotive Electronic Systems Innovation Network (AESIN) is a dedicated UK initiative focused on the accelerated and advanced delivery of Electronic Systems into Automotive Applications and infrastructure.


ADAS & Autonomous Vehicles
Enabling tech. for safer vehicles

Automotive Security
Securing connected vehicles

Connected Corridor
V2X communications tech.

More Electric Powertrain
Enabling tech. for AV & HEVs

Developing integrated embedded systems

“AESIN is the catalyst that enables rapid innovation in Automotive Electronic Systems in a collaborative and non-competitive environment”
Alan Banks, AESIN Chairman

Quick facts about AESIN

Key elements of our concepts

  • Launched by NMI in 2012, in response to the explosion of Electronics in-car approaching 50% of vehicle cost

  • Recognised by ESCO (Electronic Systems Community), which estimates the Electronic Systems annual contribution to the economy at £80 Billion (5.4% of GDP).

  • Recognised by the UK Automotive Council

  • Chaired by Alan Banks – Director – Customer Regional Engineering for Visteon’s Americas Customer Group in Europe

  • Steering Board Members include key stakeholders such as Highways England and Siemens Traffic Division

  • Core management board includes leading Vehicle Manufacturers such as Jaguar Land Rover, Lotus, Nissan, McLaren and representation from each tier in the supply chain.

  • Aligned with the strategic objectives of TSB, Transport Catapult and BIS policy

Our Steering Board

Organisations that are part of the AESIN Steering Board

Conference Overview Video

Conference Summary

The AESIN 2016 Conference took place on October 20 at the National Motorcycle Museum.
The conference provided insight into the latest thinking from industry leaders and champions and provided companies with an opportunity to engage in UK programmes driving the automotive revolution enabled by electronic systems
Find out exactly what you missed – A summary of my experience by Daniel Dearing of Actualise Consulting Ltd

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