The official IAA 2019 Program

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Is it all too much?

Sep 11, 2019 conference
Schedule 02:20 PM–03:20 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Ideas Stage
Balancing state of the art user-experience with safe driving...
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • Advanced Materials and Manufacturing
  • Dr. Daniel Kirchert CEO & Co-Founder BYTON
  • Nils Wollny CEO & co-founder holoride
  • Pablo Richter Principal Expert Optical Technologies Continental AG
  • Raymond Eby Vice President Automotive Electrification 3M
  • Andreas Zeitler CEO Vuframe

International Design Perspectives

Sep 11, 2019 conference
Schedule 02:20 PM–03:20 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Debate Forum
Change - Chance - Challenge
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • Design and UX
  • Maximilian Missoni Head of Design Polestar and VP Exterior Design Volvo Cars Polestar
  • Kai Langer Head of BMW i Design BMW i
  • Ronald Ihrig Founder International Design Perspectives 2019
  • Andrej Kupetz CEO German Design Council
  • Klaus Bischoff Executive Director & Head of Volkswagen Design Volkswagen AG

Manufacturing on speed

Sep 11, 2019 conference
Schedule 03:40 PM–04:40 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Ideas Stage
New materials, processes and products in running systems...
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • Advanced Materials and Manufacturing
  • Werner Balandat Senior Vice President Corporate Production, Production Management ZF Friedrichshafen AG
  • Niels König Head of Department Production Metrology & Key Account 5G for Manufacturing Fraunhofer IPT
  • Eimear O'Carroll CTO SoundBounce
  • Christoph Schön Group Lead Fuel Cell PEM of RWTH Aachen University
  • Shilong Xu Senior Engineer Baosteel Europe Technical Service Center

New transformers vs. reinvented establishment

Sep 11, 2019 conference
Schedule 03:40 PM–04:40 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Great Auditorium
Who leads the race?
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • New Markets, Policy and Trade
  • Thomas Ingenlath CEO Polestar
  • Inma Martinez Venture Partner Deep Science Ventures
  • Dominik Wee Managing Director Global Manufacturing & Transport Google
  • Nico Rosberg Formula 1 World Champion and Greentech Entrepreneur

European Startup Prize - Redefining European Mobility

Sep 12, 2019 conference
Schedule 11:20 AM–12:20 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Debate Forum
The European Startup Prize for Mobility is proud to present its 10 prize-winners, developing breakthrough and sustainable innovations capable of shaping the mobility landscape worldwide.
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • Urban Mobility
  • Clean and Sustainable Mobility
  • Grégory Merly Managing Director European Startup Prize for Mobility
  • Ben Costantini Founder & CEO Startup Sesame
  • Pierre Selim Customer Success Manager OpenAirlines
  • Erik de Winter CCO / Co-Founder Cargoroo
  • Tomas Ohlson Autonomous Drive Engineer Einride
  • Lennart Hinrichs Commercial Director TWAICE
  • Florian Petit Marketing, Sales & Business Development, Founder Blickfeld
  • Antoine Laporte Weywada Business Development Manager Geovelo
  • Alexis Marcadet Growth Manager Cityscoot
  • Boris Pilichowski Co-CEO Karhoo
  • Aurelien Leclerc Key Account Manager K-ryole
  • Gerard Martret Co-founder & CCO Shotl

NMW Lab19 Startup Battle

Sep 12, 2019 conference
Schedule 01:45 PM–02:45 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Debate Forum
3 Industry owned challenges, 1 open challenge, 3 finalists and 1 jury of experts..  
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • Clean and Sustainable Mobility
  • Automation
  • Hannah Boomgaarden Program Manager STARTUP AUTOBAHN/Plug and Play
  • Dr. Martin Kern Founder and Managing Director PACE Telematics
  • Martin Olczyk Managing Director Techstars
  • Dr. Gerrit Dumstorff Head of HELLA Fast Forward HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA
  • Till Ammelburg Business Development TechCode Germany
  • Suhas Patel CEO Tvarit - AI Software for Manufacturing
  • Dr. Thomas Farrenkopf Head of Knowledge-Based Systems KAMAX
  • Lars Härle Partner Redstone
  • Jörg Steins CEO KAMAX
  • Dr.-Ing. Rafael Fietzek Co-Founder & Managing Director COMPREDICT
  • Hannah Boomgaarden Program Manager STARTUP AUTOBAHN/Plug and Play
  • Andreas Unseld Partner UVC Partners
  • Aisha Al-Jeilani Sanz Business Intelligence Manager KAMAX

Navigating new markets

Sep 12, 2019 conference
Schedule 01:45 PM–02:45 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Ideas Stage
In a world of disruption...
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • New Markets, Policy and Trade
  • Daniel Caspary Head of CDU/CSU-delegation in the European Parliament European Parliament
  • Karl Ernst Brauner Deputy Director-General World Trade Organization
  • Wilfried Aulbur Senior Partner, Global Head Commercial Vehicles & Off-Highway Roland Berger
  • Till Ammelburg Business Development TechCode Germany

Formula 1

Sep 12, 2019 conference
Schedule 01:45 PM–02:15 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Great Auditorium
How it spearheads technological innovation that drives real world and sustainable solutions...
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • New Markets, Policy and Trade
  • Chase Carey Chairman and CEO F1 Group
  • Matt Jacobson Head of Market and Culture Development Facebook

Taking pole position

Sep 12, 2019 conference
Schedule 03:00 PM–04:00 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Debate Forum
For Clean and Sustainable Mobility...
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • Clean and Sustainable Mobility
  • Louis Palmer Tour Director at Solartaxi and WAVE TROPHY, Inspirational Speaker Solartaxi and ZERO Race
  • Henning Kagermann Chairman National Platform on the Future of Mobility
  • Uwe Hochgeschurtz Chairman of the Board Renault Deutschland AG
  • Dr. Frank Mastiaux CEO EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG
  • Serge Subiron CEO Jedlix B.V.

More brain than horsepower

Sep 12, 2019 conference
Schedule 04:15 PM–05:15 PM
Hall 5.0 Stand Ideas Stage
AI as the new benchmark...
  • Innovation & Disruption
  • Automation
  • Connectivity
  • Sebastian Pelka Solution Director MaaS PTV Group
  • Werner Happenhofer Chief Technology Planning Officer Great Wall Motors
  • David Clayton Executive Director, CU-ICAR, and Assistant Vice President, Clemson University Corporate Partnerships and Strategic Initiatives Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR)
  • David Segrera Director of Business Development Autonomous Vehicles Graphcore
  • Sanjay Ravi General Manager Automotive Industry Microsoft