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

                    Head of R&D Competence
                    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

                          Philippe Hamon

                          Philippe Hamon

                          CTO
                          Valeo Siemens eAutomotive GmbH

                            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

                                          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

                                                    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,
                                                                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

                                                                      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

                                                                                Senior Vice President
                                                                                Transmission and Hybrid Systems,
                                                                                IAV GmbH

                                                                                  Dr Michael Wagner

                                                                                  Dr Michael Wagner

                                                                                  Vice President Global Engineering and Product Management
                                                                                  BorgWarner Drivetrain 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

                                                                                                  Berthold Martin

                                                                                                  Berthold Martin

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

                                                                                                    Dr Wolfgang Reik

                                                                                                    Dr Wolfgang Reik

                                                                                                    Automotive Consulting

                                                                                                      Georg Weiberg

                                                                                                      Georg Weiberg

                                                                                                      Automotive Consulting