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3rd Annual Automotive Safety Online Summit
February 16, 2021 @ 8:00 AM - February 17, 2021 @ 5:00 PM
- 16th – 17thFebruary 2021
- Zoom flagZoom
International automotive safety experts are here to discuss the latest innovations in automotive safety of the future mobility. The 3rd Annual Automotive Safety Online Summit brings industry leaders together to share their experiences, discuss emerging trends and technologies.
Network with automotive industry decision-makers to meet practical discovery, development, and adoption challenges around safety in the automotive industry.
DIPL.-ING. JAN CHRISTOPHER KOLB, DE
Jan Christopher Kolb studied „Fahrzeugsystem Engineering“ and „Mechanical Engineering and international Sales management“before he started his career in the department “Pedestrian Protection” of Bertrandt GmbH in Ingolstadt as a Testingengineer in 2003. After being a project engineer and project manager, he was team manager of the department “Passive Safety”.
Since 2017 he was Head of Testing at the research center CARISSMA, which is integrated into the University of applied science of Ingolstadt (THI). There he took care of the diverse laboratories and researches on VRU-protection, automatic driving, and test tool development. After restructuring CARISSMA in mid of 2020, Jan Christopher Kolb has overtaken the central position of the Network Manager to affiliate different cooperation partners to induce the vision zero.
DR. JAN-ERIK KÄLLHAMMER, SE
Director, Visual Enhancement & Cognitive Systems
Jan-Erik Källhammer has 20 years’ experience with automotive active safety development. He was responsible for the inception and development of a Night Vision, Driver’s Vision Enhancement based on an uncooled long-wave infrared camera, which is now on the market in Audi, BMW, Cadillac, Mercedes, Peugeot and some luxury cars. His current works focus on visual enhancement in darkness and inclement weather (Night Vision, LiDAR, gated imaging). Jan-Erik has a PhD in cognitive systems from Linköping University, Sweden, a master’s in electrical engineering from Duke University, NC, USA, and a master’s in mechanical engineering from Luleå Technical University, Sweden. Jan-Erik has co-authored 26 articles and conference papers and has 22 patent applications or granted patents.