PraxisConference Pedestrian Protection 2016

PraxisConference Pedestrian Protection 2016

Bergisch-Gladbach, July 2016
12 presentations, pdf download

The PraxisConference, which has been held for the 11th time in 2016, is a unique event combining lectures and praxis. The lectures held by renowned experts, inform about legal requirements, NCAP tests, recent findings from accident research as well as development strategies and tools and active and passive technical solutions for pedestrian protection.


  • Basics and Current Status of the Regulations
    Bernd Lorenz, BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen

  • The night test for VRU AEB systems from an accident analysis perspective
    Franz Roth, Johann Stoll, Thomas Schenk, AUDI AG
    Udo Bergelt, IAV

  • Enhanced styling opportunities due to active lower bumper stiffener
    Heribert Kassegger, MAGNA Steyr Fahrzeugtechnik AG & Co KG, Thomas Gross, Hirtenberger Automotive Safety GmbH & Co KG
  • NCAP-Tests for Pedestrian AEB
    Adrian Hellmann,  BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen
  • Influence of Head Impact Time (HIT) Tolerances during Dynamic Head Impact Testing for Active Bonnets

    Oliver Hausmann, IDIADA Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH

  • Safety ENhanced Innovations for Older Road userS (SENIORS): Passive Safety of Vulnerable Road Users under Horizon 2020'
    Oliver Zander, Marcus Wisch, Julian Ott, BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen

  • Technical measures at the vehicle front: Pedestrian safety = bicyclist safety?
    Dr.-Ing. Matthias Kühn, Thomas Hummel, German Insurers Accident Research
    Dr.-Ing. Michael Hamacher, fka GmbH
  • Comparability Study of Upper Leg Testing at Euro NCAP Labs
    Benjamint Buenger, Adam Opel AG
    Martin Harvey, Jaguar Land Rover
  • Influence of the windscreen geometry on the injury risk of pedestrians considering the stochastic fracture behaviour of glass
    Dipl.-Ing. Frederic Nuß, Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Lutz Eckstein, ika - Institut für Kraftfahrzeuge - RWTH Aachen University
    Dr.-Ing. Michael Hamacher, fka - Forschungsgesellschaft Kraftfahrwesen mbH Aachen
  • Additional protection value due to cooperative pedestrian protection systems
    Olga Tessier, Daniel Westhofen, Dr. Stephan Zecha, Michael Schulmeister, Klaus Rink, Continental
  • Pedestrian Safety Legislation – Quo Vadis?
    Dr. Thomas Kinsky, Adam Opel AG
  • Euro NCAP & US NCAP: New Requirements for Pedestrian Safety
    Director and Professor Andre Seeck, BASt - Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen
EUR 150,00*


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