Advisory Board

Advisory Board

Advisory Board Chairman: Prof. Dr Ferit Küçükay
Director of the Institute of Automotive Engineering
Technische Universität Braunschweig

Dirk Adamczyk Dirk Adamczyk
Vice President Fundamentals and Technologies
ZF Friedrichshafen AG

FachbeiratGeorg Bednarek
Global Chief Engineer and Program Manager
Automatic Transmission
Adam Opel AG

Advisory Board Gerd Bofinger
General Manager Transmission Development
Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG

Dr. Carsten BünderDr Carsten Bünder
Senior Manager
Product Engineering
GETRAG Magna Powertrain

burrDr Ulrich Burr
Senior Vice President – Testing New Technologies and Development (NTD) – tnt
Voith Turbo GmbH & Co. KG

DröderProf. Dr-Ing. Klaus Dröder
Head of Institute of Machine Tools and
Production Technology
TU Braunschweig

Sven EnnerstSven Ennerst
Executive Vice President Daimler Trucks
Head of Truck Product Engineering & Global Procurement
Daimler AG

EsebeckDr Götz von Esebeck
Vice President
MAN Truck & Bus AG

Advisory Board Dr Hartmut Faust
Senior Vice President R&D Transmission Systems
LuK GmbH & Co. KG

Advisory Board Dr Robert Fischer
Executive Vice President
Engineering and Technology Powertrain Systems
AVL List GmbH

Advisory Board Pascal Hervet
Transmission Systems R&D Director
VALEO Powertrain Systems

krackeDr Andreas Kracke
Head of Department, Commercial Vehicles Powertrain Development
VOLKSWAGEN AG

kellnerDr Uwe Keller
Director Transmission & Drivetrain
Mercedes-Benz Cars Development
Daimler AG

Gerald KillmannGerald Killmann
Vice President R&D2
Toyota Motor Europe

Advisory Board Prof. Jian Gang LU
Professor/PhD Director
Beijing Institute of Technology

Advisory Board Berthold Martin
Senior Manager
Advanced Transmission Engineering
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)

FachbeiratKeith Michael
Group Chief Engineer Powertrain
TATA Motors European Technical Centre

murrTorsten Murr
Global Technology Manager Transmission Fluids
Shell Global Solutions (Deutschland) GmbH

naitoTaisuke Naito
President
Jatco France SAS

Advisory Board Rolf Najork
Chairman of the Management Board
Bosch Rexroth AG

Tatsuya OsoneTatsuya Osone
Vice President Advanced Technology Development and CTO
JATCO Co. Ltd

Sascha OttSascha Ott
Managing Director Institute of Product Engineering and Managing Director
KIT Center Mobility Systems
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Stephan RebhanStephan Rebhan
Executive Vice President BU Transmission
Continental

Advisory Board Prof. Dr Stephan Rinderknecht
Director of the Institute for Mechatronical Systems in Mechanical Engineering
Technische Universität Darmstadt

sandgrenGöran Sandgren
Senior Manager Gearbox Development, NTB
Scania

Gianpiero SarogliaGianpiero Saroglia
Technical Director Transmission
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles – FCA Italy S.p.A

Advisory Board Michael Schäfer
Head of Transmission Development
Volkswagen AG

SchöffmannMichael Schöffmann
Head of Transmission Development
Audi AG

schrickelUlrich Schrickel
Senior Vice President, Gasoline Systems, Transmission Control
Robert Bosch GmbH

schroederDr. Jochen Schröder
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Valeo Siemens

Dr Jörn Seebode
Senior Vice President Commercial Vehicle Powertrain, MD-N
Business Area Powertrain Mechatronics
IAV GmbH

Advisory Board Takashi Shibayama
Fellow
SHIN NIPPON TOKKI CO., LTD.

steinGunnar Stein
Chief Technology Officer, Senior Vice President
Oerlikon Drive Systems

Advisory Board Dr Ingo Steinberg
Vice President Transmission Systems
FEV Group Holding GmbH

Advisory Board Prof. Dr Peter Tenberge
Director of the Institute for Industrial and Automative Drivetrains
Ruhr Universität Bochum

Prof. Christopher P.ThomasProf. Christopher P. Thomas
Vice President & Chief Technology Officer
BorgWarner Inc.
Fellow – Society of Automotive Engineers

Advisory Board Dr Renate Vachenauer
Vice President Transmission, Drive Train
BMW Group

Advisory Board Prof. Dr Burghard Voss
Senior Vice President
Transmission and Hybrid Systems
IAV GmbH

FachbeiratLukas Walter
VP Commercial Powertrain Systems
AVL List GmbH

watermanMichael J. Waterman
Business-Development Consultant
Means Industries Inc.

Advisory Board Carsten Weber
Manager, Engine & Powertrain Systems
Research & Advanced Engineering
Ford Motor Company

Dr. Michael WinklerDr Michael Winkler
General Manager, Head of Powertrain
Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center GmbH

Advisory Board Prof. Dr Xiangyang Xu
Executive Deputy Director of National Engineering Research Center for Passenger Car Automatic Transmissions, School of Transportation Science & Engineering, Beihang University

zhangProf. Dr Tong Zhang
Director, National Fuel Cell Vehicle and Powertrain
System Engineering Center
Clean Energy Automotive Engineering Center
Tongji University

Honorary members:

Advisory Board Wolfgang Eng
Automotive Consulting

FachbeiratDr Wolfgang Reik
Automotive Consulting

Advisory Board Georg Weiberg
Automotive Consulting