Advisory Board

Chair: Prof. Dr Ferit Küçükay

Director, Institute of Automotive Engineering
Technische Universität Braunschweig

    Dirk Adamczyk

    Dirk Adamczyk

    Vice President Research & Technology Center
    ZF Friedrichshafen AG

      Georg Bednarek

      Georg Bednarek

      Director Regulations & Certification
      Opel Automobile GmbH

        Dr Sven Beiker

        Dr Sven Beiker

        Founder and Managing Director, Silicon Valley Mobility; Lecturer in Management,
        Stanford Graduate School of Business

          Dr Marcus Bollig

          Dr Marcus Bollig

          Vice President Transmission, Drive Train,
          BMW Group

            Florian Brandau

            Florian Brandau

            Director Business Development Commercial Vehicle E-Mobility
            IAV GmbH

              Dr Carsten Bünder

              Dr Carsten Bünder

              Director Global Product Management,
              Magna Powertrain Transmission Systems

                Dr Ulrich Burr

                Dr Ulrich Burr

                Senior Vice President – Testing, New Technologies and Development,
                J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG

                  Dr Klaus Denkmayr

                  Dr Klaus Denkmayr

                  Director Research and Development Projects
                  AVL Commercial Driveline and Tractor Engineering GmbH

                    Dr Hartmut Faust

                    Dr Hartmut Faust

                    Senior Vice President R&D Transmission Systems
                    Schaeffler Automotive Buehl GmbH & Co. KG.

                      Prof. Dr Robert Fischer

                      Prof. Dr Robert Fischer

                      Executive Vice President
                      Engineering and Technology Powertrain Systems,
                      AVL List GmbH

                        Stefan Fuchss

                        Stefan Fuchss

                        Chief Engineer Electric Drive Units,
                        Jaguar Land Rover

                          Pascal Hervet

                          Pascal Hervet

                          Research & Development Director,
                          Valeo Transmission Systems Product Group

                            Dr Andreas Kracke

                            Dr Andreas Kracke

                            Head of Development Aggregate,
                            Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles

                              Shuji Kurokawa

                              Shuji Kurokawa

                              President
                              Jatco France SAS

                                Prof. Dr Arno Kwade

                                Prof. Dr Arno Kwade

                                Director, Institute for Particle Technology,
                                Technische Universität Braunschweig

                                  Jimmy Larsson

                                  Jimmy Larsson

                                  Senior Manager, Head of Gearbox Development
                                  Scania CV AB

                                    Dr Thilo Leineweber

                                    Dr Thilo Leineweber

                                    Head of Development,
                                    Robert Bosch GmbH

                                      Prof. Jan Gang LU

                                      Prof. Jan Gang LU

                                      Professor, PhD Director, Beijing Institute of Technology;
                                      CTO, Sanhua Automotive USA

                                        Dr Holger Manz

                                        Dr Holger Manz

                                        Head of Energy Management and High Voltage Systems
                                        Electric / Electronic Development
                                        Volkswagen AG

                                          Berthold Martin

                                          Berthold Martin

                                          Retired Senior Manager
                                          Advanced Transmission Engineering,
                                          Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US LLC

                                            Keith Michael

                                            Keith Michael

                                              Prof. Dr Anke Müller

                                              Professor, Manufacturing Methods in Mechanical Engineering
                                              Hof University

                                                Torsten Murr

                                                Torsten Murr

                                                Global Technology Manager Transmission Fluids,
                                                Shell Global Solutions (Deutschland) GmbH

                                                  Rolf Najork

                                                  Rolf Najork

                                                  President of the Executive Board,
                                                  Bosch Rexroth AG

                                                    Prabjot Nanua

                                                    Dr Prabjot Nanua

                                                    Director, Global Engine & Transmission Advanced Engineering
                                                    General Motors

                                                      Wolfgang Nebe

                                                      Wolfgang Nebe

                                                      Global Head PL E-Motor,
                                                      Valeo Siemens eAutomotive Germany GmbH

                                                        Konstantin Neiß

                                                        Konstantin Neiß

                                                        Electric Drive Systems & Charging Systems,
                                                        Daimler AG

                                                          Tatsuya Osone

                                                          Tatsuya Osone

                                                          Vice President Advanced Technology Development and CTO,
                                                          JATCO Co. Ltd

                                                            Sascha Ott

                                                            Sascha Ott

                                                            Managing Director Institute of Product Engineering and Managing Director
                                                            KIT Center Mobility Systems,
                                                            Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

                                                              Stephan Rebhan

                                                              Stephan Rebhan

                                                              Executive Vice President BU Transmission,
                                                              Continental

                                                                Prof. Dr Stephan Rinderknecht

                                                                Prof. Dr Stephan Rinderknecht

                                                                Director, Institute for Mechatronical Systems in Mechanical Engineering,
                                                                Technische Universität Darmstadt

                                                                  Marc Ritter

                                                                  Marc Ritter

                                                                  EMEA Automotive Partnerships,
                                                                  Google Germany GmbH

                                                                    Gianpiero Saroglia

                                                                    Gianpiero Saroglia

                                                                    Technical Director Transmission Engineering,
                                                                    FCA Italy S.p.A

                                                                      Michael Schäfer

                                                                      Michael Schäfer

                                                                      Head of Transmission Development,
                                                                      Volkswagen AG

                                                                        Raf Schuermans

                                                                        Raf Schuermans

                                                                        Technical Senior Manager – Advanced Powertrain
                                                                        Toyota Motor Europe

                                                                          Takashi Shibayama

                                                                          Takashi Shibayama

                                                                          Fellow,
                                                                          Shin Nippon Tokki Co., Ltd

                                                                            Gunnar Stein

                                                                            Gunnar Stein

                                                                            VP of European Commercial, Strategy and Execution, Business Unit Commercial Vehicle
                                                                            DANA Inc.

                                                                              Dr Ingo Steinberg

                                                                              Dr Ingo Steinberg

                                                                              Vice President Transmission Systems,
                                                                              FEV Europe GmbH

                                                                                Prof. Dr Peter Tenberge

                                                                                Prof. Dr Peter Tenberge

                                                                                Director, Institute for Industrial and Automotive Drivetrains,
                                                                                Ruhr-Universität Bochum

                                                                                  Dr Götz von Esebeck

                                                                                  Dr Götz von Esebeck

                                                                                  Vice President, Technical Officer Electromobility, R&D,
                                                                                  TRATON AG

                                                                                    Prof. Dr Burghard Voss

                                                                                    Prof. Dr Burghard Voss

                                                                                    Senior Vice President
                                                                                    Transmission and Hybrid Systems,
                                                                                    IAV GmbH

                                                                                      Dr Michael Wagner

                                                                                      Dr Michael Wagner

                                                                                      Vice President Global Engineering and Product Management
                                                                                      BorgWarner Transmission Systems
                                                                                      BorgWarner Drivetrain Engineering GmbH

                                                                                        Michael J. Waterman

                                                                                        Michael J. Waterman

                                                                                        Managing Director
                                                                                        Opportunity Management Inc.

                                                                                          Carsten Weber

                                                                                          Carsten Weber

                                                                                          Manager, Engine & Powertrain Systems
                                                                                          Research & Advanced Engineering,
                                                                                          Ford Motor Company

                                                                                            Dr Michael Winkler

                                                                                            Dr Michael Winkler

                                                                                            General Manager, Head of Powertrain,
                                                                                            Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center GmbH

                                                                                              Prof. Dr Xiangyang Xu

                                                                                              Prof. Dr Xiangyang Xu

                                                                                              Executive Deputy Director of National Engineering Research Center for Passenger Car Automatic Transmissions,
                                                                                              School of Transportation Science & Engineering, Beihang University

                                                                                                Prof. Dr Tong Zhang

                                                                                                Prof. Dr Tong Zhang

                                                                                                Director, National Fuel Cell Vehicle and Powertrain System Engineering Center
                                                                                                Clean Energy Automotive Engineering Center,
                                                                                                Tongji University

                                                                                                  Honorary members:

                                                                                                  Wolfgang Eng

                                                                                                  Wolfgang Eng

                                                                                                  Automotive Consulting

                                                                                                    Dr Wolfgang Reik

                                                                                                    Dr Wolfgang Reik

                                                                                                    Automotive Consulting

                                                                                                      Georg Weiberg

                                                                                                      Georg Weiberg

                                                                                                      Automotive Consulting