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MARCH 26/27, 2024 | TORINO, ITALY

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CONVENTION
FOR AUTOMOTIVE & VEHICLE INNOVATION

2024 Conference Program

Tuesday, March 26 - TORINO, ITALY

Update program: 21/03/2024

Plenary Conference

Moderator: Giacomo Mollo - Co-founder IN3 Venture & Tech Influencer

  • 09:00 - 09:45
    Welcome Addresses

    Fabrizio Ricca - Regional Minister for Internationalization, Regione Piemonte
    Andrea Tronzano - Regional Minister for Economic Development, Regione Piemonte
    Dario Gallina - President, Torino Chamber of Commerce
    Dario Peirone - President, Piemonte Agency
    Stéphane Castet - CEO, abe BCI Aerospace

  • 09:45 - 10:30
    Institutional Remarks

    Alberto Cirio - President, Regione Piemonte
    Marco Gay - President, Confindustria Piemonte
    Giorgio Marsiaj - President, Unione Industriali Torino
    Alberto Russo - Vice President, Api Torino

  • 10:30 - 11:00
    Scenario Addresses

    Gianluca Di Loreto - Partner, Bain & Company
    Kellie Lindsay - Director of Strategic Partnerships, Autotech Ventures

  • 11:00 - 11:10
    Stellantis' Roadmap to a Sustainable Future

    Daniele Chiari - SVP - EE Regional Planning Public Affairs Italy, Stellantis Europe

  • 11:10 - 12:10
    Sponsor panel discussion: Sustainable Mobility

    Teodoro Lio - Consumer & Manufacturing Industries Lead Italy, Central Europe and Greece, Accenture
    Pierpaolo Antonioli - CEO, Dumarey Automotive Italia - CTO, Dumarey Group
    Christoph Menne - Vice President and Managing Director, FEV Europe
    Valerio Giorgetta - Epowertrain R&D Director, TEXA
    Mustafa Dinc - Sr. VP Business Development Automotive, Vishay
    Berveleen Mashonga - R&D Product and Strategy Manager, Hyundai Mobis

  • 12:10 - 12:40
    Sponsor panel discussion: Artificial Intelligence and Connectivity

    Gabriele Pieraccini - CTO, ART
    Mohamed Eid - CEO, Blue Engineering
    Lucio Luciotti - CEO, CSI

  • 12:40 - 13:00
    Closing remarks
  • 13:00 - 14:30
    Lunch Break

Room 1 - Sala Rossa

  • 14:30 - 15:00
    Sponsor Workshop

    A Journey in AI Powered Vehicle: Driver Monitoring and Next-Gen On-Board Systems
    Ilario Gerlero - Senior Manager, Sensor Reply
    Alessandro Tessuti - Senior Manager, Concept Quality Reply
    Maurizio Griva - Senior Manager, Concept Engineering Reply

  • 15:00 - 16:40
    Electrification Session

    Moderator: Nick Ancell - Publisher, E-Mobility Engineering

    15:00 - 15:15
    Modular Electric Vehicle Concept for Sustainable Urban Mobility
    Andrea Tonoli - Full Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Politecnico di Torino

    15:15 - 15:30
    Evolution in Power Modules for E-mobility: Solutions for High Voltage and Low Voltage Applications
    Claudio Damilano - Director of Product Marketing & Market Development, Vishay

    15:30 - 15:45
    How Powerful and Collaborative Teamwork Strategies Lead to Motorsports Electrification Success
    Fabio Farinella - Senior Application Development Engineer - Motorsport, McLaren Applied

    15:45 - 16:40
    Panel Discussion: Trends and Developments in the Electric Vehicle Market Today
    Panelists:
    Riccardo Cocchini - Manager EV Charging Strategy and Business Development, Ford Motor Company
    Kellie Lindsay - Director of Strategic Partnerships, Autotech Ventures
    Matteo Canonico - Aftersales and Network Manager, Smart Italia 
    Gianmarco Brunetti – Head of the Discovery Brand Strategy, JLR 
    Leonardo Artico - Industry & Skills Development, Motus-E

  • 16:40 - 17:50
    Sponsor Workshops

    16:40 - 17:10
    Accelerating the Development of EV Cells and Batteries
    Matteo Mascia - Power Solution Engineer for E-Mobility European Sales Organization, Keysight Technologies

    17:15 - 17:45
    Technologies and Engineering Services for the Development of Automated People Movers
    Federico Veggia Bombardi - Regional Business Development Manager, Continental Engineering Services

Room 2

  • 14:30 - 16:10
    ADAS, AI Session

    Moderator: Guido Di Pasquale - Managing Director, PAVE Europe

    14:30 - 14:45
    AI Aware - Predictive Awareness for Increased Traffic Safety
    Johan Amoruso - Wennerby - Business Strategist, Volvo
    Kristian Jaldemark - VP Sales, Carmenta Automotive

    14:45 - 15:00
    ADAS - Robustness and New Challenges
    Ivan Zaffaroni - Automotive BU - Road & Driving Safety - Business Area Manager, CSI

    15:00 - 15:15
    Autonomous Level 4 Vehicles for Public Transport
    Ali Ihsan - CCO, ADASTEC

    15:15 - 15:30
    New Trends in the Design of Autonomous Vehicles
    Michael Robinson - Design Director, Blue Engineering

    15:30 - 15:45
    Efficient Acquisition of ADAS Measurement Data: The Magic of Middleware and Smart Measurement Solution
    Rocco Imbriano - Global Solution Sales Lead for Data Acquisition & Processes, ETAS
    Deepa Vijayaraghavan - Global Head Solution Sales for Software Defined Vehicle, ETAS

    15:45 - 16:00
    How is AI Driving ADAS System Development?
    Stefan Kohlmeyer - Head of Sales and Business Development, understand.ai

  • 16:10 - 16:40
    Sponsor Workshop

    Reshaping the Automotive Development with AI and Generative AI
    Gerhard Schagerl - Product Line Manager/Data Intelligence, AVL

  • 16:40 - 17:50
    New Propulsion: Hydrogen Session

    Moderator: Marcello Baricco - Full Professor, Department of Chemistry and NIS, Università di Torino

    Panel Discussion - Hydrogen Mobility: A Reality or a Dream?
    Panelists
    Andrea Gerini - Open Innovation, FPT Industrial
    Andrew Murphy - Manager - Strategy and Integration, Advanced Fuels, BP
    Gianmarco Boretto - Director Hardware Engineering - Hydrocells Chief Operating Officer, Dumarey Automotive Italia
    Ilaria Rosso - Project Operations Manager, Alstom
    Danilo Ceratto - Technical Director, Westport Fuel Systems
    Domenico Verrastro - VP Sales - CTO - R&D Director, Landi Renzo




Wednesday, March 27 - TORINO, ITALY

Room 1 – Sala Rossa

  • 09:00 - 10:10
    Connectivity & Cybersecurity

    Moderator: Cataldo Basile - Associate Professor, Department of Control and Computer Engineering, Politecnico di Torino

    09:00 - 09:15
    5G Network Capabilities-as-a-Service for Software Defined Vehicles
    Johannes Springer - Lead 5G Automotive Program, Deutsche Telekom AG / T-Systems International

    09:15 - 09:30
    Securing Vehicle Computers in the Connected Era: A Comprehensive Approach to Vulnerabilities and Protection
    Francesco Vaia - Security Solutions Sales Manager, ETAS

    09:30 - 09:45
    Cybersecurity and Functional Safety Challenges in the Development of Infotainment Systems: commonalities and differences
    Francesco De Rosa - Head of functional safety and cybersecurity group, ART - Site manager, ART Germany

    09:45 - 10:10
    Panel Discussion: Artificial Intelligence and Connectivity
    Panelists
    Simone D’Aquino -  Practice Head Digital Engineering, Capgemini Engineering Italy
    Tobias Klein - Product Field Manager for Onboard Security, ETAS
    Francesco De Rosa - Head of functional safety and cybersecurity group, ART - Site manager, ART Germany

  • 10:10 - 11:15
    Sponsor Workshops
    10:10 - 10:40
    Enhancing Engineering Simulations with AI
    Domenico Loricchio - Lead RF Application Engineer, Ansys

    10:45 - 11:15
    Vehicles are Devices – Reconceiving Mobility
    Marco Bazzani - Innovation Manager, Teoresi Group
  • 11:15 - 11:50
    Urban Air Mobility

    Moderator: Fulvia Quagliotti - President, Piemonte Aerospace Cluster

    Panel Discussion: Urban Air Mobility 
    Panelists:
    Carlo Tursi - CEO, UrbanV
    Andrea Regalia - Mobility X Europe Lead, Accenture
    Jose Ignacio Rexach - CCO Europe & Latin America, EHang
    Davide Cagnoni - R&D Engineer, Digisky

  • 11:50 - 12:25
    Piemonte Session

    Moderator: Rosanna Viola – Division Manager Industrial & Technological Goods, Piemonte Agency

    Panel discussion: Piemonte Top Class Supply Chain for the Future Mobility
    Panelists:
    Giulia Marcon – Manager of International Promotion Department, Regione Piemonte
    Giovanni Pischedda – Head of Business Development and Internationalisation dept., Torino Chamber of Commerce
    Stefano Nigro - General Manager, Piemonte Agency


  • 12:30 - 14:00
    Lunch Break

  • 14:00 - 15:05
    Circular Economy Session

    Moderator: Dr. Mauro Francesco Sgroi - Department of Chemistry, Università di Torino

    Panel Discussion: Circular Economy
    Panelists:
    Erica Anselmino - Circular Economy Battery, End of Life and Recycling, Stellantis
    Milo Bedini - Sustainability Consulting Manager, Capgemini Engineering Italy
    Daniela Cuartas Bedoya - Service Logistics, DHL Supply Chain
    Inma Suarez Lopez - R&D, 2A

  • 15:05 – 15:40
    Venture Capital Session

    Moderator: Giacomo Mollo - Co-founder IN3 Venture & Tech Influencer

    Panel Discussion: The Future of Mobility through the lands of Venture Capitalists

    Panelists:
    Alessandra Scotti -  Institutional Relations and Scouting Manager, Liftt
    Paola Antonella Garzonio, Principal at Stellantis Ventures
    Damiano Coletti - Partner, United Ventures

  • 15:45 - 16:15
    Technical Session

    Moderator: Miriam Pirra - Senior Business Analyst, Fondazione Piemonte Innova, NODES

    Sustainable Mobility Projects in NODES Ecosystem
    Paolo Guglielmi - Full Professor, Politecnico di Torino
    Marzia Quaglio - Associate Professor, Politecnico di Torino
    Paola Dal Zovo - R&D Project Manager, Santer Reply
    Gabriele Bergoglio - Finance & Operations Office, Reefilla
    Federica Sassone - HR, Organization & Administration Manager, Alba-Robot
    Gino Mazzucco - Technical Director, Manifattura Automobili Torino
    Alessandra Chianale - Growth & Sales Manager, AITEM
    Ilaria Luciano - Business Development & Marketing Manager, BEOND
    Luca Costa - R&D Engineer, Mista

Room 2

  • 09:00 - 10:40
    Technical Sessions

    09:00 - 09:30
    From Concept to Concreteness: The Key Role of Prototyping in Design Development
    Dario Olivero - Design Director, DORODESIGN® - TRD Coordinator, IAAD
    Paolo D'Errico - Sales Director, HONPE Technology Italia

    09:30 - 10:00
    Automating Verification for Vehicle Software: Technologies to Accelerate Validation and Certification
    Luca Foglia - Territory Manager, QA Systems 

    10:00 - 10:40
    Elevating Procurement Strategies: Navigating the Shift from Thermal to Alternative Fuel, Electric and Hybrid Vehicles – Insights from 8th ADACI Industry Observatory
    Moderator:
    Alberto Carpinetti - President ADACI (Purchasing and Supply Chain Italian Association) for Piemonte and Valle d'Aosta

    Panelists:

    Francesco Reynaldi - Head of Supplier Management, Dumarey Automotive Italia
    Enrico Actis - Global Manager Purchasing Capex, MRO and Indirect at Propulsion Solutions, a Dayco Company
    Riccardo Primon - Corporate Purchasing & Supply Chain General Manager, SEWS-CABIND

  • 10:45 - 11:15
    Supply Chain Session

    Let’s Talk Data - Supply Chains Demand Radical Collaboration
    Luise Mueller-Hofstede - Member Board of Directors, Catena-X Automotive Network and Director of Business Development, Circulor

  • 11:20 - 11:50
    Supplier Technical Session

    Development and Installation of Bidirectional, Off-Board Ultra-Fast Charger Modules (V2G ready)
    Salvatore Auriemma - R&D Project Leader & Electrification Business Development, Prima Electro

  • 11:55 - 12:25      
    Future Mobility Session

    Future Mobility by Sweden Workshop
    Katarina Brud - CEO, MobilityXlab
    Kristian Jaldemark - VP Sales, Carmenta Automotive
    Viktor Eliasson - CEO, Diadrom
    Oskar Svensson - Software Engineer, Drivec
    Viktoria Bogren - Head of Business Area Automotive, Klimator
    Jon Jaleby - Director Business Development, Kognic
    Magnus Andersson - Founder & CEO, Terranet
    Kasra Haghigi - Founder & CEO, Uniquesec
    Mikael Bedemo - CEO, Aliaro

     

     


  • 12:30 - 14:00
    Lunch Break

  • 14:00 - 15:40
    New Mobility Solutions

    Moderator: Lucrezia Songini - Full Professor, Department of Sustainable Development and Ecological Transition, Università del Piemonte Orientale

    14:00 - 14:15
    How Can We Find Value in New Forms of Mobility Technology?
    Adam Ridgway - CEO & Co - Founder, One Moto

    14:15 - 14:30
    New Mobility Solutions: eVTOL
    Fabio Mallamo - Director Powertrain, Operations and Product Development, FEV Italia 

    14:30 - 15:00
    Panel Discussion - Mobility-as-a-Service: Leveraging Complex Urban Transportation Systems
    Panelists:

    Zsofia Jakoi - Project Officer, POLIS Network
    Vittorio Gattari - Public Policy Director, Dott

    15:00 - 15:15
    HD Motion Project Presentation
    Giacomo Mussino, Advanced & Sustainable Technologies Senior Consultant, CIM 4.0

    15:15 - 15:40
    Mobility on the Lunar Surface
    Nicola Genco - Program Manager - Lunar Multi-Purpose Habitat, Thales Alenia Space

  • 15:45 - 16:45
    Supplier Technical Session
    15:45 - 16:15
    Leveraging Cloud and Model-Based Design for SDV Development
    Luigi Milia - Automotive Industry Manager EMEA, Mathworks

    16:20 - 16:50
    Staying in the Race for Innovation with Digital Manufacturing
    Stefano Mosca - Senior Account Manager, Protolabs


Start-Up Area

  • 10:10 – 11:15
    Delegation Session

    10:10 - 10:40
    Strategies for Accelerating the New Vehicle Development Process
    Moderator: Maureen Krauss - CEO, Detroit Regional Partnership

    Speakers:
    Blake Bonatz - Director of Sales, BlueTech Global
    Alberto Clara - Founder & CEO, Wedoo
    Aram Najarian - Sr. Creative Projects Manager, Precision Global Systems (PGS)

    10:45 - 11:15
    Autonomous Drive: Navigating the Future of Mobility in the Baltic Region
    Giedrius Valuckas - Chairman of the board, Baltic Automotive Components Cluster (BACC)


  • 12:30 - 14:00
    Lunch Break

  • 14:00 –15:40
    Start Up Pitches

Day 2 Conference Close

AUTONOMOUS
& ASSISTED DRIVING

ELECTRIFICATION

CONNECTIVITY & CYBERSECURITY

HYDROGEN & SUSTAINABLE PROPULSION

INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS & MANUFACTURING

NEW
MOBILITY SOLUTIONS

AI

Circular Economy