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04-05 October 2017 Bad Nauheim, Germany

VirtualCarBody 2017

Simulation in car body related product and manufacturing engineering

Agenda

 

WEDNESDAY, 4 OCTOBER 2017

   
9.00 h  

 Welcome and conference introduction

Dr. Dirk Meine, Automotive Circle, DE

   
 

CAE-SYSTEMS: TOWARDS THE CONTINUOUS SIMULATION CHAIN

   
9.15 h

CAE driven development – Vehicle applications and future challenges

Dr. Harald Hasselblad, Volvo Car Corporation, SE

   
9.45 h Digital Twin in the virtual pilot production
Jan-Hendrik Theilen, Volkswagen AG, DE
   
10.15 h

Autonomous meshing – No need to interact!

Dr. Martin Schifko, ESS Engineering Software Steyr GmbH, AT

   
10.45 h
  • Coffee and contacts & Meet the Speakers
   
11.15 h

Virtual benchmarking as part of body in white development

Dr. André Backes, Tecosim Technische Simulation GmbH, DE

   

11.45 h

Live-Stream-Button

Challenges in CAE to close the simulation chain from process to performance simulation

Dr. André Haufe, Dynamore GmbH, DE

   
12.15 h

Virtual validation procedures in the Technical Planning Forming Technologies at BMW

Dr. Josef Meinhardt, BMW Group, DE

   
12.45 h
  • Live polls in the conference auditorium
   
13.00 h
  • Lunch break & Meet the Speakers
   
 

CAR BODY CONSTRUCTION AND CAR BODY PARTS

   
14.15 h

Predicting the maximal diameter of modular wiring harnesses

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Küchlin, Steinbeis GmbH, DE

   
14.45 h

Equal-in-area springback compensation for complex car body components

Benjamin Hartmann, Prof. Dr. Arndt Birkert, Hochschule Heilbronn, Zentrum für Umformtechnik und Karosseriebau/Inigence GmbH, DE

   
15.15 h

Car body project

3i-PRINT: Virtual design and hardware realisation of a metallic, additive-manufactured, functionally integrated front module concept

Stefan Herrmann, csi Entwicklungstechnik GmbH, DE

   
16.00 h
  • Coffee and contacts & Meet the Speakers
   
 

ASSEMBLY PROCESS SIMULATION

   
16.30 h

Hemming simulation – New horizons in planning, tool shop and assembly

Michael Düring, Autoform Engineering bv, NL

   
17.00 h

Manufacturing Intelligence – Next generation of virtual car body assembly

Dr. Hendrik Schafstall, Simufact Engineering GmbH, DE

   

17.30 h

Live-Stream-Button

The virtual development of the Next Generation Space Frame 2.0

Sven Orloff, Edag Engineering GmbH, DE; Manuel Gaytan, Siemens Industry Software GmbH, DE

   
18.00 h
  • Meet the Speakers & Get together
   
19.00 h

Networking Night

Intensify your contacts and establish new ones while enjoying a delightful dinner.

   
 

THURSDAY, 5 OCTOBER 2017

   
 

CAE AND ELECTRIFICATION

   
9.00 h

Car body project

Use of CAE during structure development of the new Opel Ampera-e

Dr. Boris Künkler, Dr. Johannes Siegmann, Opel Automobile GmbH, DE

   
9.45 h

Car body project

Body concept development at NEVS: Multi platform development for e-vehicles

Dr. Lars Fredriksson, Altair Engineering GmbH, SE; Krister Önnermalm, NEVS National Electric Vehicle Sweden AB, SE

   

10.30 h

Live-Stream-Button

Integration of single cells of lithium ion traction battery in crash simulation

Dr. Michael Funcke, fka Forschungsgesellschaft Kraftfahrwesen Aachen mbH, DE

   
11.00 h
  • Coffee and contacts & Meet the Speakers
   
 

CAE IN SURFACE TECHNOLOGY

   

11.45 h

Live-Stream-Button

Integrated paint shop simulation – From rinsing to e-coating to final baking

Dr. Martin Schifko, ESS Engineering Software Steyr GmbH, AT

   
12.15 h

Virtual development of an innovative car body curing concept from the inside in comparison to conventional ovens

Elias-Joshua Nanninga, Dürr Systems AG, DE; Matthias Heinz, Tecosim Technische Simulation GmbH, DE

   
12.45 h
  • Live polls in the conference auditorium
   
13.00 h
  • Lunch break & Meet the Speakers
   
 

CAR BODY PERFORMANCE

   
14.15 h

The role of CFD to assess the performance of a virtual car body at Volvo Cars

Dr. Torbjörn Virdung, Volvo Car Corporation, SE

   
14.45 h

Systematic and automatic anomaly detection in crash simulation results

Dr. Thomas Hinterdorfer, Andata Entwicklungstechnologie GmbH, AT; Horst-Uwe Mader, BMW Group, DE

   
15.15 h
  • OEM panel discussion

OEM experts on specific questions regarding the further development of virtual product and process development in car body engineering.

   
15.45 h Farewell address and end of the conference
   
  Status as of 27 September 2017

Programme Coordination

Dr. Dirk Meine

Dr. Dirk Meine

Presidium
Automotive Circle
T +49 511 9910-319

Contact

Conference Organisation

Kirsten Heni

Kirsten Heni

Event Manager
Automotive Circle
T +49 511 9910-378

Contact

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