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Driver Assistance Systems 2018

18-04-2018 – 19-04-2018 – Wiesbaden, Germany

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Trade Exhibition

An accompanying trade exhibition will be taking place again next to the function rooms on both conference days. In numerous booths, manufacturers and suppliers of the automotive industry will present the latest developments and interesting services to the specialist audience.


18-04-2018 – 19-04-2018
Wiesbaden, Germany

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Altran Deutschland S.A.S. & Co. KG

As a global leader in Engineering and R&D services (ER&D), Altran offers its clients a new way to innovate by developing the products and services of tomorrow. Altran works alongside its clients on every link in the value chain of their project, from conception to industrialization. For over thirty years, the Group has provided its expertise to key players in the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Energy, Finance, Life Sciences, Railway and Telecom sectors, among others. In 2017, the Altran group generated revenues of €2.282 billion. With a headcount of more than 33,000 employees, Altran is present in more than 20 countries.

With a share of 23 percent and over 6,400 specialists worldwide, the automotive sector is one of the biggest within the Altran Group. In Germany, Altran counts more than 3,200 employees in total.


AVL Deutschland GmbH

AVL is the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains (hybrid, combustion engines, transmission, electric drive, batteries and software) for passenger cars, trucks and large engines.

Development of Powertrain Systems
AVL develops and improves all kinds of powertrain systems and is a competent partner to the engine and automotive industry. In addition AVL develops and markets the simulation methods which are necessary for the development work.

Engine Instrumentation and Test Systems
The products of this business area comprise all the instruments and systems required for engine and vehicle testing.

Advanced Simulation Technologies
The developed simulation software is focusing on design and optimization of powertrain systems and covers all phases of the development process.


b-plus GmbH

b-plus is the specialist for the development and integration of electronic systems and components. Driver assistance systems (ADAS) in the automotive industry and the automation of mobile machines are among the core competences of the medium-sized company.

Teams in Deggendorf, Lindau and Regensburg ensure maximum reliability in the future-oriented environment. We accompany our customers with suitable products both for the series application as well as during the entire development process with the b-plus tool chain throughout the development cycle.

We rely on more than 20 years of industry experience and the expertise in hardware and system development. In addition the development of safety-critical systems in the vehicle belongs to our field of expertise. As a member of various committees, we are working on trend technologies with the focus in communication.

Quality in the complete process for automated functions today and autonomous behavior tomorrow.


Continental Automotive GmbH

Continental develops intelligent technologies for transporting people and their goods. As a reliable partner, the international automotive supplier, tire manufacturer and industrial partner provides sustainable, safe, comfortable, individual and affordable solutions. In 2015, the corporation generated sales of approximately €39.2 billion with its five divisions, Chassis & Safety, Interior, Powertrain, Tire, and ContiTech. Continental currently employs more than 218,000 people in 55 countries.

The Chassis & Safety division develops and produces integrated active and passive driving safety technologies as well as products that support vehicle dynamics. The product portfolio ranges from electronic and hydraulic brake and chassis control systems to sensors, advanced driver assistance systems, airbag electronics and sensorics as well as electronic air suspension systems all the way to wildscreen washer systems and headlight cleaning nozzles. The focus lies on a high level of system competence and the networking of individual components. Thus products and system functions are developed along the SensePlanAct chain of effects. They form the foundation for automated driving.


Dewetron Deutschland GmbH

DEWETRON is a market-leading specialist for universal test and measurement systems. The company is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and its more than 150 employees in 25 countries develop, produce and sell high precision and sophisticated test and measurement solutions all over the globe. We provide state-of-the-art solutions for a wide range of industries focusing on the core sectors of automotive, transportation, power analysis, aerospace and general measurement engineering and thus enjoy global appreciation as competent and reliable partner. DEWETRON is part of the TKH Group which, as a global corporation, has specialized in development and supply of innovative solutions and is established worldwide.


dSpace GmbH

No matter where you go, wherever engineers are working on cars or aircraft of the future, dSPACE is there. The company develops and distributes tools for developing and testing electronic control units (ECUs) and mechatronic systems worldwide.

Whether they are working on electronic combustion engine controls, alternative drives or modern driver assistance systems – virtually all international car makers and many of their suppliers rely on dSPACE hardware and software in their current development projects. For developing advanced driver assistance systems, dSPACE offers a well-coordinated tool chain, in which hardware and software tools interact smoothly throughout all the development steps. No matter whether you are integrating environment sensors or V2X communication, modeling vehicles and traffic scenarios, or running virtual test drives. The latest addition to this powerful tool chain is MicroAutoBox Embedded SPU (Sensor Processing Unit), which combines all current automotive sensor and bus interfaces with the most recent NVIDIA® processing hardware to form a uniquely compact and robust in-vehicle prototyping system for functions for automated driving. 

Today, dSPACE has over 1,300 employees worldwide, at locations in Germany, the USA, France, the UK, Japan, and China. For more information, see:



EBV Elektronik GmbH & Co.KG

EBV Elektronik, an Avnet Company, was founded in 1969 and is one of the leading specialists in European semiconductor distribution. EBV maintains its successful strategy of personal commitment to customers and excellent services. 240 Technical Sales Specialists provide a strong focus on a selected group of long-term manufacturing partners. 105 continuously trained Application Specialists offer extensive application know-how and design expertise.  Warehouse operations, complete logistics solutions and value-added services such as programming, taping & reeling and laser marking are fulfilled by Avnet Logistics, EBV’s logistical backbone and Europe’s largest service centre. EBV operates from 62 offices in 28 countries throughout Europe as well as in Israel and South Africa.


Elektrobit Automotive GmbH

EB Driving the Future of Software

Elektrobit (EB) has established itself as an international force to be reckoned with when it comes to embedded software for the automotive industry. As a reliable partner for software technology, platforms and tools, EB supplies manufacturers such as BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, Audi and Ford. EB is developing the next generation of intelligent, flexible and efficient software solutions for cars.

EB specializes in the development of pioneering products and professional services and consulting for the automotive market. It supplies software solutions ready for mass production for control devices, driver assistance systems, infotainment, navigation, HMI and Connected Car.

Elektrobit is positioning car manufacturers on the cutting edge with
  • EB tresos – Tools, basic software and operating systems for ECUs; based on AUTOSAR and functional safety (ISO 26262)
  • EB Assist – Software solutions for driver assistance systems
  • EB GUIDE – Product line for multi-modal HMI development for head units, instrument cluster and heads-up displays
  • EB street director – Software for interconnected navigation systems


  • Consulting, project management and software development
  • Development and implementation of embedded software
  • Implementation and adaptation of embedded and real-time systems

Automotive know-how and joint ventures

EB is active in the development of important industry standards such as AUTOSAR and supports all industry-relevant operating systems and standards.

EB is also part of a joint venture with Audi Electronics Venture GmbH called Elektrobit is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Continental AG.



We excel in providing innovative solutions that drive the development of embedded systems for the automotive industry and related sectors. As a systems provider, we offer a comprehensive portfolio of integrated tools and tool solutions as well as engineering services, consulting, training, and support. Security solutions for embedded systems are delivered by our subsidiary ESCRYPT.

An international presence
ETAS now has more than 1,100 associates working in 12 countries in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. In addition to our corporate headquarters in Germany, we have offices in Brazil, Canada, China, France, Great Britain, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Sweden, and the USA. We are constantly working to expand our international network.

Our customers
ETAS provides solutions for the development of embedded systems. Our customers represent a cross-section of the global automotive industry and related sectors. They include automakers, automotive component suppliers, ECU suppliers, and engineering service providers.

Market challenges – ETAS solutions
The automotive industry is undergoing a radical transformation. The list of innovations is getting longer by the day, ranging from new, energy-efficient drive systems to semi and fully autonomous driving, digitalization, and connected vehicle technologies. These new developments rely on electronics and software – two areas in which ETAS excels. We offer expert knowledge and appropriate tools to develop safety-relevant software. Our solutions are found at every stage of the embedded software development process. Automotive electronics are increasingly connected – and that means they need to be protected from unauthorized access. The ETAS subsidiary ESCRYPT offers a comprehensive range of security solutions which are designed to ward off attacks on embedded software systems. 


GeneSys Elektronik GmbH

GeneSys Elektronik is an engineering company with focus on developing and producing sensor systems for a variety of applications - ranging from automotive dynamics analysis to guidance of tunnelling machines, and image processing for process automation.

The GPS-aided gyro system ADMA (Automotive Dynamic Motion Analyzer) provides highly precise data on acceleration, speed and position as well as the pitch, roll and heading angle of a moving vehicle. Besides vehicle dynamics testing, the ADMA is the first choice for evaluating driver assistance systems, e.g. ACC, FCW, AEB and LDW. The GPS-aided gyro system ADMA meets all the demands of industry test standards.



Employing over 6,500 members of staff, IAV is one of the world’s leading providers of engineering services to the automotive industry. The company has been developing innovative concepts and technologies for future vehicles for more than 30 years. Core competencies include production-ready solutions in all fields of electronics, powertrain and vehicle development. Clients include all of the world's premier automobile manufacturers and suppliers. In addition to development centers in Berlin, Gifhorn and Chemnitz/Stollberg, IAV also operates from other locations in Germany, Europe, Asia as well as North and South America.


IPG Automotive GmbH

As a global leader in virtual test driving technology, IPG Automotive develops innovative simulation solutions for vehicle development. Designed for seamless use, the software and hardware products can be applied throughout the entire development process, from proof-of-concept to validation and release. The company’s virtual prototyping technology facilitates the automotive systems engineering approach, allowing users to develop and test new systems in a virtual whole vehicle.

IPG Automotive is an expert in the field of virtual development methods for the application areas of ADAS & Automated Driving, Powertrain, and Vehicle Dynamics, committed to providing support to master the growing complexity in these domains. Together with its international clients and partners, the company is pioneering simulation technology that is increasing the efficiency of development processes.


MILANO medien GmbH

Headquartered in Frankfurt, Germany, Milano medien has been providing services to the leading suppliers in the global automotive industry for over 25 years. We help engineers, business developers and managers showcase and present new concepts and innovative solutions for maximum impact.

Our expertise in multimedia communication paired with our enthusiasm for automotive technology and innovation is the basis for a portfolio that is unrivaled in the industry. 3D animations, virtual reality systems, augmented reality solutions, driving simulators, special exhibits, and more: When it comes to making technology clear and understandable, we are a proven partner to the automotive industry. New feature? New HMI? New vehicle concept? We give shape to your ideas and make them come alive so they can be experienced in a virtual world. Captivating communication with a lasting impact as the key to acceptance and the path to series production.




SVA System Vertrieb Alexander GmbH

SVA System Vertrieb Alexander GmbH is one of the leading German system integrators in the fields of data center infrastructure. The company - founded in 1997 and based in Wiesbaden/Germany - by now has more than 820 employees at 16 branch offices all over Germany.

The corporate objective of SVA is to combine high quality IT products of different vendors with the project know-how and flexibility of SVA to achieve optimum solutions. SVA core subjects are not only high availability and high scalability SAN architectures but also disaster recovery as well as virtualization technologies. In addition, SVA Operational Service is offering infrastructure operation support.

SVA experts combine twenty years of IT infrastructure experience with know-how on modern demands: Solutions for maximum data center security are provided as well as for digitalization, analysis and storage of mass data to get new values from Big Data. SVA also offers individual end user computing solutions for the digital work space of the future and develops the adequate, secure and future-proof model for the way into the cloud.


TASS International

TASS International, a Siemens business, supports the global automotive industry in the creation of safer and smarter vehicles and is known for its unique development methodology, offering a set of advanced simulation software tools, tailor made engineering solutions and state-of-the-art testing and certification facilities and services, with the aim to improve Integrated Safety systems of vehicles and boost the development of Highly Automated- and Connected Driving. TASS International helps to develop better products, increased speed-to-market and more robust and cost-effective development processes.

TASS International has built a reputation as a leading organisation in the transportation industry. It has a history of more than 25 years, employing 200 people in 11 countries worldwide. Headquartered in Helmond in The Netherlands it operates several laboratories, under which a unique facility for testing and validation of Intelligent Transportation Systems and Cooperative Driving technologies. Its software brands PreScanTM, Delft-TyreTM and MADYMOTM are familiar names to the OEMs and to suppliers in the automotive industry.



TESIS DYNAware GmbH is your key to cutting-edge technology solutions for real-time vehicle and engine simulation. OEMs and suppliers throughout the world are already benefiting from our many years of experience in providing efficiency-enhancing simulation solutions in the development of controllers and components.

Benefit from our simulation expertise in these fields:

  • Function validation for chassis control units
  • Test of driver assistance systems
  • Engine and powertrain technologies
  • Complete vehicle simulation
  • Calculation of performance and fuel consumption
  • Energy and thermal management
  • Team and process oriented simulation solutions
  • Comprehensive solutions from MiL, SiL until HiL

Our combination of more than 20 years of project experience and our own software development offers ideal simulation support for your development goals, providing specialized engineering as well as tailored software tools.


Valeo GmbH

This year’s 4th ATZ symposium is all about Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). As an automotive supplier and partner to all automakers worldwide, Valeo offers innovations in various areas of the vehicle, that make driving safer and more comfortable. Valeo has been  developing automated and intuitive driving features for many years. In ​​ADAS, Valeo is the market leader and has the widest range of sensors on the market with products such as ultrasonic sensors, cameras, radar and LiDAR. The development and production of the sensors mostly take place in German at the sites Bietigheim-Bissingen, Kronach and Wemding. In 2017, the Valeo Group generated sales of 18.6 billion Euros and invested 12% of its OEM  sales in Research and Development. Valeo has 184 production sites, 55 Research & Development centers, 15 distribution platforms, and employs 111,600 people in 33 countries .Valeo consist of four balanced, coherent  business groups and the aftermarket activity Valeo Service.


Vector Informatik GmbH

Vector is the leading producer of software tools, components and services for the development of embedded systems and their networking based on CAN (FD), LIN, FlexRay, Ethernet and MOST as well as many different CAN-based protocols.

Vector offers comprehensive solutions for the various tasks involved in developing ADAS systems in the form of software and hardware tools and embedded components:

  • Measuring instruments to acquire sensor data
  • Checking and optimizing ECU functions
  • Software components
  • Algorithm design

Overview of Your Benefits:

  • Complete and universal ADAS tool chain consisting of tools, software components, algorithms framework and hardware
  • Quick development, debugging and testing of multisensor applications by integrating Visual Studio
  • Online and offline verification by overlaying objects on video and birds eye views
  • Playing back data from test drives in the laboratory
  • Quick ECU connection to acquire sensor data
  • Rapid prototyping (bypassing) for OEM-specific development
  • Support in developing data fusion in the framework of services by our partner BASELABS

Vector Informatik GmbH, which was founded in 1988, currently employs around 1,800 people together with Vector Consulting Services GmbH. In addition to its headquarters in Stuttgart, Vector also has a presence at 11 foreign subsidiaries and at the business sites of its customers.


Velodyne Europe GmbH

Velodyne LiDAR sensors provide a 3D model of the world around the vehicle, including calibrated reflectivity data for precise localization, segmentation, and object tracking and classification within the environment. Now Velodyne has introduced the VLP-32 sensor platform, further improving performance and range for those seeking the best data for Level 2 through Level 5 self-driving programs.