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Workshops at the C-NCAP Update: BMW, BYD & NIO

As part of the "C-NCAP and C-ICAP - Introduction and UpDates" event this week, workshops will be held with current vehicle models from BMW (iX), BYD (SEAL) and Nio (eT7). During these workshops, C-NCAP experts will use the vehicles on display to explain their safety assessments under the Chinese New Car Assessment Programs. In addition, C-NCAP representatives will demonstrate the targets developed by CATARC for testing automated emergency braking and avoidance functions.

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Euro NCAP announces Plans for a new Truck Safety Rating Scheme

article imageTraditionally providing consumers with information on car safety, Euro NCAP announces that the safety organisation will expand its scope even further to provide detailed safety information about the safety of heavy trucks via an innovative Truck Safe City and Highway rating scheme.

Image: Euro NCAP

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Continental's digital Access Technology expanded by life-saving Feature for Child-Presence Detection

article imageContinental has expanded its digital access system CoSmA by a Child-Presence-Detection function (CPD) for even more passenger safety. Continental's Child Presence Detection function uses ultra-wideband (UWB) technology to prevent such tragedies in the future. It detects a child in the cabin and sends out a warning within seconds. The CPD function also addresses vehicle manufacturer's needs to meet in-cabin safety targets in view of the upcoming Euro NCAP safety rating and US regulations, which are driving for new child safety requirements in the vehicle by 2025.

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AstaZero contributes to Euro NCAP's Truck Testing

article imageWith the launch of Truck Label, Euro NCAP is taking a critical step towards improving road safety and reducing the number of accidents involving heavy vehicles, by expanding its testing program to include heavy trucks. AstaZero is proud to have contributed to this effort, both directly to the test method design and through a collection of benchmark data on current trucks' performance levels.

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MobileDrive builds next Generation Autonomous Driving Systems with Siemens digital Twin Technology

article imageSiemens Digital Industries Software announced that MobileDrive has adopted a model-based systems engineering (MBSE) approach to support its Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) development, using the Siemens Xcelerator portfolio and its comprehensive digital twin technology. By leveraging Siemens' robust expertise in the digital thread, MobileDrive has accelerated its progress to build the next-generation autonomous driving systems and helped to achieve the industry-leading quality of the products.

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IIHS updates Protocols

article imageThe Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has updated several test protocols. The current versions are available via the following links at SafetyWissen.com.

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Order the PDF Version of the automotive CAECompanion 2023/24 now

article imageThe new automotive CAECompanion 2023/2024 provides comprehensive information on our conferences and seminars in CAE and engineering. On over 70 pages of CAE knowledge, experts provide valuable information on the theory and application of numerical simulation in CAE-based vehicle development.

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Paper on the DDAW Test Procedure published

article imageEU regulation requires all new vehicles to be equipped with Driver Drowsiness and Attention Warning (DDAW). Together with Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center, WIVW designed a test procedure for the type approval of DDAW systems including drowsy participants in real traffic while ensuring the safety of everyone involved. You can get early access to our practitioner paper here.

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Autonomous Driving - Test Drive with the Robo-taxi

article imageTogether with AVL, VIRTUAL VEHICLE is testing autonomous driving in Graz on a route with major challenges, namely with increased pedestrian volumes in combination with public transport. With 69 partners, the project is considered the largest European research project to date in the field of testing automated vehicles. By reducing the number of cars and closing the gap in the first and last mile, automated mobility solutions offer a great opportunity to drive the transformation of urban mobility and thus contribute to sustainable urban transport.


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Samsung Electronics' world-class 5nm Technology selected by Ambarella for new Automotive AI Central Domain Controller

article imageSamsung Electronics and Ambarella announced that Samsung's Foundry business is providing its 5-nanometer (nm) process technology to Ambarella for its newly announced CV3-AD685 automotive AI central domain controller. This collaboration will help transform the next generation of autonomous driving vehicle safety systems by bringing new levels of AI processing performance, power and reliability.

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Uhnder and bitsensing advance Automotive Safety with 4D Imaging Radar Collaboration

article imageUhnder and South Korean cutting-edge radar solution provider bitsensing have announced a strategic partnership to develop 4D digital imaging radar to meet the needs of the largest OEMs in Korea, to significantly enhance safety on the roads.

Image: Uhnder

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Validating Sensors and Algorithms for Applications of Autonomous Driving in extensive 3-D Environments

article imageAVES Reality and dSPACE have entered into a technology partnership so that developers of autonomous vehicles can validate sensors and algorithms in virtual test drives in a range of realistic scenarios. AVES Reality provides synthetic environments for AURELION, the dSPACE sensor simulation solution, thereby extending the existing content provision.

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User-centred Design for Type Approval of AD(A)S

article imageCommissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, SWOV investigated whether and how Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) systems and Automated Driving Systems(ADS) for self-driving vehicles are based on the so-called UCD approach: the User-Centred Design, in which human factors are central for safe interaction with the automated systems.

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Seminars and Events

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carhs.training seminars and events for automotive safety.

All seminars are available as in-house trainings in both German and English!

Dummy Certification Basics SID IIs
20.04.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
China New Car Assessment Programs - Introduction and UpDate of C-NCAP and C-ICAP
20.04.2023 - 21.04.2023 in Hanau
C-NCAP / C-ICAP Experts EUR 990
automotive CAE Grand Challenge 2023
25.04.2023 - 26.04.2023 in Hanau
Industry Experts EUR 1280
Pedestrian Protection - Test Procedures
25.04.2023 - 27.04.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2520
Vehicle Safety under Self-Certification
02.05.2023 - 05.05.2023 Online
John F. Creamer - GlobalAutoRegs.com EUR 1650
Dummy Certification Basics WorldSID 50%
04.05.2023 - 05.05.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2075
Head Impact on Vehicle Interiors: FMVSS 201 and UN R21
05.05.2023 in Alzenau
Torsten Gärtner - Opel Automobile GmbH EUR 980
Dummy Training THOR
08.05.2023 - 10.05.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2940
CAE - based Acoustic Analysis and Design
08.05.2023 - 17.05.2023 Online
Prof. Dr. Jean-Louis Migeot - Hexagon EUR 1590
Crashworthy and Lightweight Car Body Design
10.05.2023 - 11.05.2023 in Alzenau
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Axel Schumacher - University of Wuppertal EUR 1650
Dummy Certification Basics THOR (Draft Procedure)
11.05.2023 - 12.05.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2940
Dummy Training Q1.5, Q3, Q6
15.05.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
Dummy Training Q10
16.05.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
Dummy Certification Basics Q-Dummys
17.05.2023 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
SafetyTesting Challenge 2023
23.05.2023 in Würzburg
Industry Experts from EUR 990
SafetyUpDate 2023
24.05.2023 - 25.05.2023 in Würzburg
Industry Experts from EUR 990
Auto[nom]Mobil 2023
24.05.2023 - 25.05.2023 in Würzburg
Industry Experts from EUR 990
Python based Machine Learning with Automotive Applications
30.05.2023 - 02.06.2023 Online
Dr. André Backes - TECOSIM GmbH EUR 1340
Briefing on the Worldwide Status of Automated Vehicle Policies
06.06.2023 - 07.06.2023 Online
John F. Creamer - GlobalAutoRegs.com EUR 790

Please find the full list of seminars at our website.

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