Christian Schumacher

Level 2P as Enabler for Autonomous Driving under the aspects of validation and safeguarding
Continental AG

Bio

  • Since 2017 Vice President of Program Management Systems

  • Since 2015 Vice President of Customer Programs (Sales and Customer Project Management) in the Business Unit Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)

  • Regional head of the Business Unit ADAS for Continental Automotive Systems North America

  • Head of Systems & Technology North America

  • Engineering Manager ADAS and ContiGuard for Continental Automotive Systems, managing software engineering supporting all core EBS software activities in North America

  • Responsible for Electronic Brake Systems (EBS) software algorithm development supporting all North American Ford applications including the introduction of Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and Roll Over Stability Control

  • ITT Automotive Brake Systems in Control Strategy Engineering

  • In 1999, he moved to the United States to adapt and introduce the Continental ESC to the American market