Advisory Board

Prof. Dr Ferit Küçükay

Chair: Prof. Dr Ferit Küçükay

Director, Center for Automotive Engineering
Innovationsgesellschaft Technische Universität Braunschweig mbH

    Dirk Adamczyk

    Dirk Adamczyk

    Senior Vice President Engineering Services & Solutions
    ZF Friedrichshafen AG

      Georg Bednarek

      Georg Bednarek

      Vehicle Engineering
      Director Regulations & Certification
      Stellantis

        Dr Sven Beiker

        Dr Sven Beiker

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

          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

                Head of R&D Competence
                Schaeffler Automotive Buehl GmbH & Co. KG.

                  Prof. Dr Robert Fischer

                  Prof. Dr Robert Fischer

                  Chief Technology Officer
                  Engineering
                  AVL List GmbH

                    Stefan Fuchss

                    Stefan Fuchss

                    Chief Engineer Electric Drive Units, Transmission and Driveline,
                    Jaguar Land Rover

                      Christian Gueter

                      Head of Transmission Powertrain Development
                      BMW Group

                        Philippe Hamon

                        Philippe Hamon

                        Valeo Powertrain Electrified Mobility R&D and Product Marketing Director
                        Valeo eAutomotive, Germany

                          Pascal Hervet

                          Pascal Hervet

                          Research & Development Director,
                          Valeo Transmission Systems Product Group

                            Prof. Dr Malte Jaensch

                            Prof. Dr Malte Jaensch

                            Chair of Sustainable Mobile Drivetrains
                            TUM School of Engineering and Design

                              Prof. Dr Arno Kwade

                              Prof. Dr Arno Kwade

                              Director, Institute for Particle Technology,
                              Technische Universität Braunschweig

                                Jimmy Larsson

                                Jimmy Larsson

                                Engineering Director, Head of Propulsion 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

                                        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

                                                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

                                                      Senior Vice President Technology & Innovation
                                                      Vitesco Technologies

                                                        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,
                                                            Stellantis N. V.

                                                              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

                                                                  Research Associate,
                                                                  Tokyo Denki University

                                                                    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

                                                                            Chair of Automotive Engineering and Drives
                                                                            Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg

                                                                              Dr Michael Wagner

                                                                              Dr Michael Wagner

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

                                                                                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

                                                                                            Berthold Martin

                                                                                            Berthold Martin

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

                                                                                              Dr Wolfgang Reik

                                                                                              Dr Wolfgang Reik

                                                                                              Automotive Consulting