Discover the Next Era of Mobility

The Must Attend Event for Automation & Connectivity Experts

November 14-16, 2018 | The Henry Detroit, USA

Reaching Level 3 & 4: The No. 1 U.S. event on technical challenges for vehicle automation

The Automotive Tech.AD is the U.S. leading knowledge exchange platform bringing together 250+ stakeholders who are playing an active role in the vehicle automation scene.

Testing & Validation, Sensor Fusion, Deep Driving, Operational Safe Systems, Cognitive Vehicles, Software Architectures &  much more.

Join Tech.AD and discuss your roadmap for vehicle automation. Discover the next era of vehicle automation – Now!

Until the most technical autonomous driving & automated vehicles event starts

Highlight Speakers 2017


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Not sponsors. The Automotive Tech.AD is a unique event in the business & technology world because of our relationship with our partners. Our aim is to support our them to reach their targets and inspire innovation. Position your business as a thought leader at the Automotive Tech.AD and become a partner today!

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Tech.AD Key Topics

What our attendees say and why they love attending our conferences…

Movers & Shakers

  • The technical content and networking was excellent
    Dr. Brendan Chan, Navistar

  • Great place to learn and share new ideas, technologies and interests
    Karteek Kesavamatham, ZF TRW

  • A terrific way to connect with experts in the field, get a precise overview of current advances and catch a glimpse of the future of ADAS together
    Stanford University

  • A professional and relaxed atmosphere for interesting discussions

  • Engaging & enlightening discussions & presentations

  • An outstanding collection of the key players from the industry! This event touches upon all angels of autonomous driving
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Automotive Tech.AD fuels you with new ideas, new connections and new inspiration.

From engineers to product manager, from ADAS specialists to vehicle control, dynamics and chassis systems executives. From V2X and sensor fusion engineers to software developers and HMI masters - whatever hat you wear or wherever you stand on the spectrum of autonomous driving, the conference has something of interest for you. Join over 250 of the most influentialpractitioners and experts!

Here’s a little sample of the types of brands who just signed up:

250+ decision makers in one place on 2.5 days

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It’s a Multi-touchpoint Concept

The most effective and most informal networking hub to reach a maximum of ROI ‒ personal dialogue, direct exchange and numerous opportunities to get meetings with top executives!


Round tables on the evening before the first conference day. The Icebreaker is a first informal networking.


Top speakers, trendsetters, evangelists and experts in the field share their personal experience.

World Café Session

Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.

Networking Dinner

Wind down, enjoy great food and drink in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.

Tweetback & Comments

The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion.

Say Hello?

Get the show on the road. Discover who is joining the conference and why. To warm you up for the conference we invite you to get to know your conference peers. Have your business cards ready.

Breakfast Club

Start the conference with coffee, scrambled egg and … NETWORKING! Join the we.CONECT Breakfast Club – an exclusive area in your hotel – and get into a conversation with other delegates already while having your first coffee.

Case Study

Selected brand new case studies from the industry offering insights into strategic approaches, project planning and operative realization. Learn from the most successful practices and use these real business results for benchmarking with the competition.

Challenge your Peers

Challenge Your Peers is an innovative workshop concept which enables participants to engage in a direct exchange with experts from a certain industry. The aim is to discuss and to identify challenges within the sector as well as problems, needs and solutions

More Details

Taking place at

The Henry Detroit, USA


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