Program

Complete program agenda can be found below.

The international conference Safetronic holistically addresses the safety of road vehicles and all related aspects, including but not limited to functional safety, SOTIF, cybersecurity, safety-in-use and others.

The conference offers a rewarding exchange with experts of renowned companies and the excellent opportunity to connect with partners next to best practice reports and innovative approaches of leading OEMs and the supply industry.

Conferene date: 15-16 November 2023 | Stuttgart Area, Germany

The right to make changes in the program schedule for good reason is reserved.
Organizer will make every effort to communicate any changes in advance.

Wednesday

November 15, 2023

08:45

Registration and welcome coffee

09:30

Welcome and short introduction
Prof. Dr. habil. Mario Trapp, Executive Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Cognitive Systems IKS

Norms and standards
09:40

Updates to ISO 26262 3rd ed., ISO PAS 8926, ISO PAS 8800, ISO TS 5083
Andreas Knapp, Functional Safety, Mercedes-Benz AG
Prof. Dr. Simon Burton, Scientific Director Safety Assurance, Fraunhofer IKS
Dr. Florian Raisch, Head of Safety in Use and Effectiveness Analysis, BMW Group

10:10

Coffee break

Steps to autonomous driving
10:50

The need for a safety management system for new mobility concepts
Ole Hans, Operational Safety Engineer |, Hans-Leo Ross, Director of Safety, Vay Technology GmbH

11:30

Safe hands-free-driving: within & without drivers’ responsibility
Richard Krüger, Senior Expert Development Driving Experience, BMW Group

12:10

Lunch break

Interactive keynote
13:30

Experiences with introducing a holistic product safety approach in an organization
Dr. Pierre Metz, Senior Expert Functional Safety, Brose Fahrzeugteile SE & Co. KG
Dr. Adam Schnellbach, Lead Engineer Safety Methods & Analyses, AVL List GmbH

Safety approaches to driver assistance and automated driving
14:10

ALKS regulation: Insights and challenges
Biagio Ciuffo, Smart Mobility Project Portfolio Leader | Sandor Vass, Scientific Project Officer, European Commission

14:50

FuSa and SOTIF implementation from L0 to L3 : an OEM lessons learned
Nicolas Becker, Stellantis N.V.

15:30

Coffee break

16:10

Statistical Validation of Automated Driving Systems
apl. Prof. Dr. Moritz Werling, Principle Expert Automated Driving, BMW Group

16:50

On the Safety of A*
Dr. Andreas Amoroso, Corporate Functional Safety Manager, Continental

17:30

Panel discussion: Safety approaches to driver assistance and automated driving
Moderation: Dr. Håkan Sivencrona, Zenseact AB
Panelists: Richard Krüger, BMW Group | Dr. Andreas Amoroso, Continental | Biagio Ciuffo, Sandor Vass, European Commission | Hans-Leo Ross, Vay Technology GmbH 

18:00

Closing words and networking

19:00

Get-together and dinner

Thursday

November 16, 2023

09:00

Welcome
Prof. Dr. habil. Mario Trapp, Executive Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Cognitive Systems IKS

Safety of the execution platform
09:10

AV Innovation - From the cloud to the car and back
Dr. Riccardo Mariani, VP, Industry Safety, NVIDIA Corporation

09:50

Achieving safety-related availability with homogeneously redundant middleware
Dr. Oliver Kust, Cross Functional Regional Solution Field Management | Erich Merz, Cross-Functional Epic Owner AUTOSAR Classic - Network Communications/Functional Safety, ETAS GmbH

10:30

Coffee break

11:10

Accelerating execution of safety-oriented software analysis by using CPA (Critical Path Analysis) as a leading deductive / inductive analysis in multi-tier software architecture
Mohamed Saad Abdelhameed, Principal Functional Safety Manager, NVIDIA Corporation

11:50

Functional Safety enabled RISC V processor
Monia Chiavacci, Senior Principal Architect Functional Safety, SiFive Inc.

12:30

Lunch break

SOTIF
13:30

Pitfalls of using FTA for SOTIF Analysis
Roman Gansch, Dependable Cyber-Physical Systems Engineering | Andreas Heyl, Robert Bosch GmbH

14:10

Novel approach towards the SOTIF release argumentation of Mobileye AV systems
Almog Shany, Senior Director AV platform product | Simone Fabris, Vice President AV platforms, Mobileye Vision Technologies Ltd

14:50

SOTIF & FUSA safety management system
Moritz Schneider, Functional Safety Assessor, BMW Group

15:30

Closing words and farewell coffee

Chair and Program Committee

Name Company
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Mario Trapp / Fraunhofer IKS Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Mario Trapp Fraunhofer Institute for Cognitive Systems IKS
Nicolas Becker Stellantis N.V.
Thomas Frese / FORD Werke GmbH Thomas Frese FORD Werke GmbH
Simon Fürst / BMW Group Simon Fürst BMW Group
Frank Kirschke-Biller / Volkswagen AG Frank Kirschke-Biller Volkswagen AG
Andreas Knapp / Mercedes-Benz AG Andreas Knapp Mercedes-Benz AG
Stefan Kriso / Robert Bosch GmbH Stefan Kriso Robert Bosch GmbH
Peter Lascych / Vitesco Technologies Germany GmbH Peter Lascych Vitesco Technologies Germany GmbH
Hans-Leo Ross / Vay Technology GmbH Hans-Leo Ross Vay Technology GmbH
Dr. Håkan Sivencrona / Zenseact AB Dr. Håkan Sivencrona Zenseact AB