Advisory Board

Prof. Dr Ferit Küçükay

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, Transmission and Driveline,
                        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

                              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

                                                      Director R&D Transmissions & eDrives
                                                      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

                                                                                              Hiroyuki Yada

                                                                                              President
                                                                                              JATCO France SAS

                                                                                                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