Our Program

April 18 - 19, 2018 - Berlin, Germany

 
 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

15:00-18:00 - workshop

Become an HMI disciple. Transform your ideas about people and machines. Become the best version of yourself. Workshop by Peter Rössger, HMI Consultant, Beyond HMI

20:00 - pre-event

Informal get-together on the eve of the first conference day. Meet people and get a smooth intro to the conference topic. Passed hors d'oeuvres and beverages provided.

 

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

8:20 - WELCOME

Welcome by Dr. Klaudia Malowitz (Intrepid Delta) and the Chairman, Konrad Tollmar, Associate Professor, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

8:30 - keynote

Creating a seamless UX in cars with Saran Diakité Kaba, VP, Head of UX/UI/HMI/Cockpits R&D, PSA Group

9:00 - TALK

Empathy, emotion, experience – a new holistic view on automotive UX with Julia Peglow, Brand Consultant, Design Strategist & Writer Florian Gulden, Managing Director, icon incar GmbH

9:30 - talk

Intelligent Personal Assistants (IPA) – Creating a smart automotive User Experience with Dr. Andreas Blattner, Engineer HMI Functionalities, Audi Electronics Venture GmbH

10:00 - COFFEE BREAK

10:30 - talk

Securely and Safely Consolidating the Cockpit and Communications with Chris Tubbs, Business Development Directors EMEA, Green Hills Software

11:00 - talk

HMI concept for future car lines with Dr. Matthias Lust, Manager Pre Development, Preh GmbH

11:30 - talk

Development of an Audi S8 Virtual Reality Driving Simulatior with Long Pham, Research Associate Usability & Interaction Technology Laboratory (UniTyLab), University of Heilbronn

12:00 - talk

Converging the virtual world with the real world – augmented reality for the automotive head-up display with Dirk Spiesswinkel, Product Manager In-Vehicle Augmented Reality Solutions, Elektrobit Automotive GmbH

12:30 - LUNCH BREAK

13:30 - 15:30 - round tables

  1. Cognitive Vehicles – the usage of AI for HMI with Sascha Klement, CTO, gestigon – a Valeo brand

  2. What do consumers expect from modern HMIS? with Alberto Giglio, UI-Software, MBition GmbH

  3. Personalization concepts for new mobility solutions with Dr. Christian Suess, R & D New Technologies and Innovation, BMW AG

  4. How AR can improve UX in cars today with Constantijn Belderbos, Interaction Designer, Scania

15:30 - COFFEE BREAK

16:00 - SUMMARY OF THE round tables

What are the main findings of the round tables? Every moderator presents the results of his/her discussion

16:50 - talk

Building empathy into machine systems with Jamie Cobb, Studio Lead London, Tata Elxsi

16:50 - talk

Benefits of Augmented Reality-HUD in automated driving use-cases  with Dr. Thomas Voehringer-Kuhnt, Head of HMI User Experience & Design, Continental Automotive GmbH

17:20 - talk

Augmented reality for pedestrian detection: Comparison between simulator, test track and on road studies with Sabine Langlois, Research on Cognitive Ergonomics, Renault and Valérie Lancelle, Engineer Cognitive Ergonomics, Valeo

17:50 - talk

Building trust towards self driving vehicles with Konrad Tollmar, Associate Professor, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

20:00 - NETWORKING DINNER

Thursday, April 19, 2018

8:00 - morning session 

A brief survey of human-­‐autonomy relations with Dr. Asaf Degani, Technical Fellow, General Motors Advanced Technology Center -­‐ Israel

8:55 - WELCOME 

Welcome by Dr. Klaudia Malowitz (Intrepid Delta) and the Chairwoman, Dr. Claudia Wege, Human Factors Specialist, Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT)

9:00 - talk

Introducing the ADAS & ME Project (ADAS&ME is the acronym for Adaptive ADAS to support incapacitated drivers Mitigate Effectively risks through tailor made HMI under automation) with Prof. Andreas Wendemuth, Institute for Information and Communication Technology, University of Magdeburg

9:30 - talk

Take Over Procedures in Autonomous Vehicles with Stephane Féron, HMI Expert, PSA Group

10:00 - talk

Implicit automotive research - Best practice live in-context research with Philipp Reiter, COO & Partner, Eye Square

10:10 - COFFEE BREAK

10:40 - round tables

  1. Safety first: Regulation for AR-HUD with Sabine Langlois, Research on Cognitive Ergonomics, Renault

  2. User Experience in Autonomous Driving with Dr. Thomas Voehringer-Kuhnt, Head of HMI User Experience & Design, Continental Automotive GmbH

  3. Adaptive HMI Chances and Challenges with Dr. Rami Zarife, Technical Lead HMI Engineer and Anna Patzold, PhD Student, Core Infotainment & Program Management, Opel Automobile GmbH

  4. Driver Distraction in Autonomous Driving with Dr. Claudia Wege, Human Factors Specialist, Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT)

12:00 - LUNCH BREAK

13:00 - SUMMARY OF THE round tables

13:20 - talk

FutureTruck 2025 HMI with Friedrich Niehaus, Interaction Designer, Daimler AG

13:50 - talk

Driver Distraction in Autonomous Driving with Dr. Claudia Wege, Human Factors Specialists, Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT)

14:20 - Coffee Break

14:50 - talk

A Framework and Process for Defining AV Communication Language with Dr. Asaf Degani, Technical Fellow, General Motors Advanced Technology Center - Israel

15:20 - talk

Understanding UX of a military pilot with Dr. Daniel Dreyer, System Engineer Human Factors Engineering and Flight Deck GE, Airbus Defence and Space GmbH

15:50 - End of Conference