10. – 11. Dezember 2024

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Dienstag, 12.12.2023

Introduction and Overview
Direktor & Professor Andre Seeck - BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen; Maren Finck - carhs.training gmbh


The New Rating 2026

Haddon Matrix and New Ratings - How Do They Compare
Richard Schram - Euro NCAP

  • Vision 2030
  • Rating transformation
  • Haddon Matrix
  • 2026 rating scheme

Commercial Vehicles

Commercial Van Programme
Matthew Avery - Euro NCAP

Motivation and Strategy behind the Assessment of Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV)
Matthew Avery - Euro NCAP

  • Motivation and strategy
  • Testing
  • First results
Testing of Heavy Goods Vehicles
Dr.-Ing. Patrick Seiniger - BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen


Crash Protection

Insights into the Euro NCAP Passive Safety Updates
Volker Sandner - ADAC Technik Zentrum Landsberg

  • MPDB changes
  • FW(D) new test configuration
  • Physical and/or virtual sled tests
  • Side crash planning/Far Side
  • Knee mapping
  • Q6 and Q10 updates
  • THOR updates
  • Whiplash static and dynamic
Euro NCAP Far Side Virtual Testing Protocol
Ass. Prof. Dr. Corina Klug - Technische Universität Graz

  • Motivation
  • Roadmap / timeline
  • VT process & validation
A look outside Europe: C-NCAP Virtual Testing Content and Planning
Xiaobing Bu - CATARC - China Automotive Technology & Research Center

  • C-NCAP virtual testing content
  • C-NCAP virtual testing and assessment method
  • C-NCAP virtual testing planning


Mittwoch, 13.12.2023

Summary of Conference Day 1
Direktor & Professor Andre Seeck - BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen; Maren Finck - carhs.training gmbh


Safe Driving

Legal Framework for Automated Driving
Direktor & Professor Andre Seeck - BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen

Euro NCAP Assisted Driving Grading 2024
Adriano Palao - Euro NCAP

  • New ACC Performance assessment: PTW and VRU scenarios
  • New Driver Monitoring requirements
  • New “Hands-off” Assisted Driving systems assessment
Driver Monitoring Systems and Occupant Status Monitoring
Adriano Palao - Euro NCAP

  • Occupant Monitoring: SBR, Occupant Classification, CPD, Virtual Testing
  • Driver Engagement (Driver Fatigue, Distraction and Impairment): Update/Expansion DSM protocol, Link to Crash Avoidance, Virtual Testing
  • Assisted Engagement (Assisted Driving): Inclusion of DSM for Assisted/Automated driving, Link to AD Grading
This is Euro NCAPs HMI & HF Working Group
Dr. Ilse Harms - RDW Netherlands Vehicle Authority

  • Goal of the new HMI & HF Working Group 
  • Recent work
  • Outlook 2026
Speed Assist Systems
Andrés Aparicio - IDIADA Automotive Technology SA

  • Outlook for Euro NCAP SAS 2026
  • New features
  • New processes

Crash Avoidance

UpDates in Crash Avoidance 2026
Adriano Palao - Euro NCAP

  • Standard Assessment: New & Expanded scenarios (Including Acceleration Prevention)
  • Robustness Assessment: Scope and approach
Virtual Testing Crash Avoidance
Richard Schram - Euro NCAP

  • Safe Driving
  • Crash Avoidance
  • On-road evaluation

Post Crash

What Is Needed for a Fast and Safe Rescue?
Maren Finck - carhs.training gmbh

  • Crash test track vs. reality
  • New technology, same standards: What does it take to continue to provide professional rescue services?
Next Steps in Post Crash Safety
Pierre Castaing - Experts Committee of French Road Safety Council

  • Road Map and Timeline
  • Outlook for Euro NCAP "Rescue, Extrication & Safety" 2026
  • Euro Rescue App update
Closing Remarks and Farewell
Direktor & Professor Andre Seeck - BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen; Maren Finck - carhs.training gmbh