ESI Live 2021 - Agenda


2:00 - 2:45pm
Opening & Thought Leadership Panel

PRESENTERS

Jesper Linder

Vice President, Digitalization & IT, Quality & Engineering at Volvo Group Trucks Operations

Xavier Castillo González

Manager Functional Development CAE at SEAT

Ciro Maia

LATAM Site Lead / P&FDI Virtual Engineering, Stellantis

Dr. Cristel de Rouvray

Chief Executive Officer, ESI Group

MODERATORS

Monica Schnitger

President and Principal Analyst, Schnitger Corporation
2:45 - 3:00pm
Digital Networking & Live VR Demo
3:00 - 4:15pm
Structural dynamics & Vibro-acoustics Prototype less development - Bentley

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Siddheshwar Yerate

Technical Manager - Bentley
Lightweighting through Multi-Material Joining & Assembly - Ford

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Alan Banks

Innovation & Industrial Engagement Supervisor, Ford Motor Company
Structure design for battery vehicles – Challenges in the CAE process

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Markus Sandfort

Head of Functional Design Body Structure Electric Drives, Audi
Powerful optimization methods to improve the performance of lightweight - University Wuppertal

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Axel Schumacher

Chair of Optimization of Mechanical Structures, University of Wuppertal
Sustainability Trends in the Automotive Industry - Deloitte

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Cathleen Sudau

Manager Sustainability Services, Deloitte

Marcus Götz

Partner Risk Advisory, Deloitte
4:15 - 4:45pm
Roundtable with

PRESENTERS

David Dolenga

Immersive Technology Manager, General Motors

Christoph Gümbel

Senior Future Mobility Scientist, Future Matters formerly at Porsche, Head of Department Electric Vehicle

Alan Banks

Innovation & Industrial Engagement Supervisor, Ford Motor Company

Cathleen Sudau

Manager Sustainability Services, Deloitte

Marcus Götz

Partner Risk Advisory, Deloitte

MODERATORS

Andreas Renner

COO Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands & Belgium
3:00 - 4:00pm
Downsizing of combustion Engines for more sustainability - CHN Industrial

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Rajesh Malik

Chief Engineer, CNH Industrial
The joint research project “Bauen 4.0” – Towards more sustainability and productivity on construction sites

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Weber

Director, University Professor, Institute of Mechatronic Engineering, Technische Universität Dresden
Taking a Human Centric Approach to Product Delivery and Operations - Alstom-Bombardier

PRESENTERS

Susanne Hellwig

Teamlead Virtual Reality, Alstom
4:00 - 4:20pm
Interview

PRESENTERS

Naren Brahme

Associate Vice President ER&D India, Tata Technologies Limited

MODERATORS

Dr. Harri Kulmala

CEO, DIMECC Ltd.
4:20 - 4:40pm
Interview

PRESENTERS

Dr. Jari Hämäläinen

Director, Automation at Kalmar (part of Cargotec)

MODERATORS

Dr. Harri Kulmala

CEO, DIMECC Ltd.
3:00 - 3:45pm
Breakthrough in Engineering Method - Agile Design - Actuation France - Collins Aerospace

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PRESENTERS

Lionel Yapi

Principal Modeling and Simulation Engineer, Actuation France - Collins Aerospace

Marcel Gottschall

Research Associate, ESI
Co-Design - bridging Design with Manufacturing - Rolls-Royce

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PRESENTERS

Nick Calcutt

Materials and Process Modeling Engineer, Rolls-Royce
Green Aviation - Lightweigting the Aerostructure - SAAB AB, Aerospace Systems

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Kenneth Karlsson

Director Business Development R&T, SAAB AB, Aerospace Systems
3:45 - 4:30pm
Roundtable Discussion in partnership with bavAIRia

PRESENTERS

Junichi Miyakawa

Advisor, PwC Consulting LLC

Jeremy Chavez

Manager - 3D Data Integration / Engineering, Bell

Juan Gomez

Principal Engineer Virtual Prototyping, 3D Integration – FVL Digital Systems, Bell

Kenneth Karlsson

Director Business Development R&T, SAAB AB, Aerospace Systems

Marcel Gottschall

Research Associate, ESI

MODERATORS

Pauline Medori

Director of Aeronautics, bavAIRia e.V.
4:30 - 4:45pm
Session Closing & Q&A
4:45-5:00pm
Closing Discussion

PRESENTERS

Monica Schnitger

President and Principal Analyst, Schnitger Corporation

Dr. Cristel de Rouvray

Chief Executive Officer, ESI Group
5:00pm - 5:20pm
Digital Networking & Exposition with Live VR Demo
in partnership with