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C-NCAP Management Regulation 2024 released

The China Automotive Technology and Research Center Co., Ltd. (CATARC) has published the C-NCAP Management Regulation 2024 in English. The C-NCAP Management Regulation (2024 Edition) will be officially implemented from July 1, 2024 onwards.


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NHTSA publishes WorldSID-50M Qualification Procedures and Requirements and PADI

article imageThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration publishes the WorldSID-50M - Qualification Procedures and Requirements document and the WorldSID-50M Procedures for Assembly Disassembly, and Inspection (PADI) document.

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Euro NCAP strengthens Cooperation with UK's HORIBA MIRA in Active Safety Testing

article imageEuro NCAP announces its extension of HORIBA MIRA's laboratory accreditation so that it can conduct official active safety system testing on passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. The well-known UK test laboratory has already been collaborating with Euro NCAP on passive safety testing since 2012 and is currently assisting Euro NCAP in the development of the new testing protocols for its upcoming Safer Trucks Programme.

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X-Crash 8.5 supports latest NCAP Regulations

article imagemeasX has published a regular release of the X-Crash software for passive vehicle safety tests. Version 8.5 supports all current evaluation regulations - including the regulations published by the international evaluation programs for new vehicles (NCAP) at the beginning of 2024.

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HBM Connect - The new Analysis Paradigm

article imageHumans in Motion is not just a slogan or tagline, but more of an exemplification of what they study at Humanetics. Humanetics explores how crash dynamics influence both their physical and digital test dummies to engineer new and novel solutions. Humanetics continues to advance the discipline of impact data collection with their sensors and acquisition systems. And Humanetics even scan thousands of real human beings to assemble critical body size measurements for ergonomics and statistical analysis. All of this in the pursuit of vehicle safety.

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Euro NCAP updates Protocols

article imageEuro NCAP has published several updated protocols. The changes reflect in particular the 2024 requirements of the Euro NCAP program. The current versions are available via SafetyWissen.com.

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Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center kicks off Construction of new State-of-the-art Research Center

article imageHyundai Motor Europe Technical Center GmbH, the hub of Hyundai Motor Group's European research and development (R&D) operation, has broken ground on its new, state-of-the-art research center. Located in Germany's Rhine-Main Metropolitan Region, the new R&D facility will demonstrate the Hyundai Motor Group's commitment to innovation, creativity, environmental responsibility and the creation of new job opportunities. The opening is planned for 2025.

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LG accelerates Next-generation Autonomous Driving and Infotainment Solution

article imageLG Electronics introduces a new cross domain platform integrating Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS), Automated Driving (AD) and In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) technologies. Developed by LG in collaboration with Magna, the game-changing future mobility platform is expected to arrive on the market in the near future.

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Vector introduces high availability Embedded Software enabling dependable Automated Driving

article imageVector now offers embedded software for ECUs that meets the highest safety requirements according to ISO 26262 and goes far beyond the usual market standards. The software ensures reliable operation and is therefore particularly suitable for autonomous driving and x-by-wire systems. The new software is available for Vector's MICROSAR Classic embedded software product.

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Ansys launches AVxcelerate Autonomy, streamlining Development and Validation of ADAS/AV Systems for L2+, L3, and beyond

article imageAnsys launches AVxcelerate Autonomy, a first-of-its-kind, end-to-end solution capable of reducing cost and time-to-compliance for L2+, L3, and above ADAS/AV systems by 100,000X. Co-developed with the BMW Group, Ansys AVxcelerate Autonomy empowers companies to further digital transformation efforts and achieve the majority of test driving required for compliance virtually.

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Impact Force Measurement Tools: Enhancing Vehicle Impact Data Sets

article imageVehicle impact tests are essential for evaluating safety. A single missing data point could significantly impact the results and potentially lead to a negative outcome. And one negative outcome could dramatically damage a brand's reputation. Vehicle testing can't prevent every tragic scenario. However, the more complete your data sets are, the better automotive safety ratings you will receive and the more lives your vehicles will save. How can you refine your data to achieve these benefits?


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dSPACE and Spirent partner to deliver integrated Automotive Test Solutions

article imageSpirent Communications and dSPACE have entered into a technology partnership to make real-time positioning scenarios for Autonomous Driving Hardware-in-the-Loop test systems (AD-HIL) even more realistic. The partnership enables developers to accelerate development timelines and time to market. 

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NVIDIA DRIVE Partners showcase Cutting-edge Innovations in Automated and Autonomous Driving

article imageThe automotive industry is being transformed by the integration of cutting-edge technologies into software-defined cars. At CES, NVIDIA invited industry leaders to share their perspectives on how technology, especially AI and computing power, is shaping the future of transportation.


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THI analyses LiDAR Test Devices

article imageLiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) is a new technology that is used in areas such as autonomous driving. Testing and validation of LiDAR sensors are critical steps in the development and manufacturing process. This is where a team from THI came in and, together with Rohde & Schwarz, took part in an innovation project organized by the Free State of Bavaria.

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Seminars and Events

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Head Impact on Vehicle Interiors: FMVSS 201 and UN R21
18.03.2024 in Alzenau
Torsten Gärtner - Opel Automobile GmbH EUR 990
Development of Frontal Restraint Systems - Advanced
21.03.2024 - 22.03.2024 Online
Kai Golowko - Bertrandt Ingenieurbüro GmbH EUR 990
Pedestrian Protection Workshop Testing
21.03.2024 - 22.03.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1960
Scenario-, Simulation- and Data-based Development, Validation and Safeguarding of Automated Driving Functions
08.04.2024 - 11.04.2024 Online
Dr. Andreas Kuhn - Andata Entwicklungstechnologie GmbH EUR 1390
Basics of Occupant Protection in Frontal Crashes: Mechanics, Energy Considerations, Occupant Protection Criteria and Application Examples
09.04.2024 - 10.04.2024 in Alzenau
Dr.-Ing. Burkhard Eickhoff - Autoliv B.V. & Co. KG EUR 1390
NCAP - New Car Assessment Programs: Tests, Assessment Methods, Ratings
09.04.2024 - 12.04.2024 Online
Direktor & Professor Andre Seeck - BASt - Federal Highway Research Institute EUR 1390
Dummy Training SID IIs
09.04.2024 - 10.04.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1850
Whiplash Testing and Evaluation in Rear Impacts
11.04.2024 in Alzenau
Thomas Frank - LEAR Corporation GmbH EUR 830
Dummy Certification Basics SID IIs
11.04.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
automotive CAE Grand Challenge 2024
16.04.2024 - 17.04.2024 in Hanau
Industry Experts EUR 1090
Pedestrian Protection - Test Procedures
16.04.2024 - 18.04.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2520
Development of Frontal Restraint Systems meeting Legal and Consumer Protection Requirements
17.04.2024 - 18.04.2024 in Gaimersheim
Kai Golowko - Bertrandt Ingenieurbüro GmbH EUR 1390
Basics of Accident Reconstruction - Module 1
17.04.2024 - 20.04.2024 in Dresden
Jochen Lehmkuhl - Ing. und Sachverständigenbüro Jochen Lehmkuhl, André Rolke - VUFO Dresden EUR 1400
Crash Safety of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
23.04.2024 - 24.04.2024 in Alzenau
Rainer Justen - Mercedes-Benz AG EUR 1390
Introduction to Active Safety of Vehicles
23.04.2024 - 24.04.2024 Online
Dr.-Ing. Gerd Müller - Technical University Berlin EUR 830
Dummy Training WorldSID 50%
23.04.2024 - 24.04.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1960
Side Impact - Requirements and Development Strategies
24.04.2024 - 25.04.2024 in Alzenau
Stephanie Wolter - BMW AG, Norman Meißner - BMW AG EUR 1390
Dummy Certification Basics WorldSID 50%
25.04.2024 - 26.04.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2075
Vehicle Safety under Self-Certification
06.05.2024 - 09.05.2024 Online
John F. Creamer - GlobalAutoRegs.com EUR 1390
Dummy Training Q1.5, Q3, Q6
06.05.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
Child Protection in Front and Side Impacts - Current and Future Requirements
06.05.2024 in Alzenau
Britta Schnottale - BASt - Federal Highway Research Institute EUR 830
Robust Design - Vehicle Development under Uncertainty
07.05.2024 - 08.05.2024 in Alzenau
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Fabian Duddeck - Technical University Munich EUR 1390
Early Increase of Design Maturity of Restraint System Components in the Reduced Prototype Vehicle Development Process
07.05.2024 - 08.05.2024 Online
Sandro Hübner - EDAG Engineering GmbH EUR 830
Introduction to the Python Programming Language
07.05.2024 - 08.05.2024 in Alzenau
Dr. André Backes - TECOSIM GmbH EUR 1390
Dummy Training Q10
07.05.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
Dummy Certification Basics Q-Dummys
08.05.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 1150
Dummy Training THOR
13.05.2024 - 15.05.2024 in Bergisch Gladbach
BGS Böhme & Gehring GmbH EUR 2940
SafetyTesting Challenge 2024
14.05.2024 in Hanau
Industry Experts EUR 990
SafetyUpDate 2024
15.05.2024 - 16.05.2024 in Hanau
Industry Experts EUR 990
Auto[nom]Mobil 2024
15.05.2024 - 16.05.2024 in Hanau
Industry Experts EUR 990

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