September 17 - 18, 2019   |   Graz, Austria

The following presentations have already been confirmed:

Euro NCAP Front and Side Crash
Volker Sandner - ADAC Technik Zentrum Landsberg

  • New MPDB frontal impact with compatibility rating
  • New requirements for far side occupant protection
  • Changes in the MDB side impact
Accident Research
Prof. Dr. Hermann Steffan - Graz University of Technology
Regulations for Passive Safety
Oliver Zander - BASt - German Federal Highway Research Institute
  • General Safety Regulation (GSR)
  • UN Regulations and Global Technical Regulations
  • Passive vehicle safety topics at UN/ECE/GRSP & WP.29
  • European Whole Vehicle Type Approval (EU-WVTA)
  • International Whole Vehicle Type Approval (IWVTA)
NCAP Consumer Tests in Active and Passive Safety
Direktor & Professor Andre Seeck - BASt - German Federal Highway Research Institute
  • Euro NCAP Roadmap 2025 - current status of the implementation
  • China NCAP (C-NCAP)
  • Japan NCAP (JNCAP)
  • Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS)
Front and Side Crash Protection: Technical Solutions
Kai Golowko - Bertrandt Ingenieurbüro GmbH
  • Current passive safety status
  • Does the Green NCAP influence vehicle safety?
  • How will active and passive safety interact in future, do we have to rethink?
  • Conclusions from the 2018/19 Euro NCAP results
  • Compatibility and aPLI-Consequensesfor the front crash protection design
  • Use of the FINAL-ton - first conclusion about the application spectrum
Pedestrian Protection
Dr. Thomas Kinsky - Humanetics Europe GmbH; Dirk-Uwe Gehring - BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH
  • Status of Legal Requirements: UN R127, GSR, DPPS
  • Euro NCAP VRU Testing: AEB, aPLI
  • Future Improvements to Vulnerable Road Users’ Safety
Assessment of Vulnerable Road User Protection with Human Body Models
Dr. Corina Klug, Christoph Leo, Martin Schachner - Graz University of Technology
Effectivity of AEB Systems for real-world Pedestrian and Bicyclist Accidents
Michael Gruber - Graz University of Technology
ATD Development Road Map UpDate
Dr. Thomas Kinsky - Humanetics Europe GmbH
  • THOR 50M
  • Q10 w/ Euro NCAP 2020 kit
  • THOR 5F
  • Dummy for Autonomous Vehicles
  • BioRID
CAE Simulation
Mark Gevers - TECOSIM Technische Simulation GmbH
  • Crash and safety: simulation models
  • CAE Grand Challenges
    • Material and failure models for metals
    • Modeling of point connections for multi-materials
    • Overload and crash behavior of battery packs
  • News and outlook for crash-and safety simulation
The Consumer-oriented Communication of Automation
Volker Sandner - ADAC Technik Zentrum Landsberg
  • Communication of the limits of driver assistance systems
  • ADAC tests Tesla
  • Prognos study (projection until 2050, safety benefits of automation)
  • Automation operating modes
Sparking Safety: Pyrotechnics in Powertrain
Horst Weinkopf - Hirtenberger Automotive Safety GmbH & Co KG
  • Where can pyrotechnics be integrated?
  • Trends in EVs
  • How can pyrotechnics protects us?

Further lectures and the agenda will be available here shortly.


Program subject to change.