Keynote Speakers at LMS European Vehicle Conference Announced


LMS International, a leading partner in testing and mechatronic simulation, is pleased to announce the keynote speakers at the 2011 LMS European Vehicle Conference to be held at the Kempinski Hotel Airport in Munich, Germany, May 11-12, 2011. The conference will host Prof. Dr. Ludger Dragon, head of vehicle dynamics simulation at Daimler; Eric Landel, expert leader numerical modeling & simulation at Renault; and Prof. Dr.-Ing Holger Hanselka, director at the Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability, as keynote speakers.

“We are greatly pleased that Prof. Dr. Ludger Dragon, Mr. Eric Landel and Prof. Dr.-Ing Holger Hanselka will present their visionary approach to the eco- and brand value engineering challenges in the automotive sector,” according to Dr. Urbain Vandeurzen, LMS chairman and CEO. “Our aim is to provide a meeting place for the automotive and ground vehicle community to exchange ideas and find ways to respond to the current challenges in the industry.”

The two-day conference is the ideal venue to discover real-life business applications and the latest technological evolutions presented by leading industry experts, and to experience simulation and testing solutions and products from LMS and its partners. The conference will bring together engineering executives, senior managers, and technical experts who will share strategies that illustrate how simulation supported by continuous progress in physical testing has helped them optimize their products and product development processes.


The following companies have already confirmed their participation: AUDI, Behr, BMW, CNH, Continental, Daimler, Denso, ETA, e-Xstream, BSim, Faurecia, FIAT, Fraunhofer Lbf, GM Powertrain, IFE Doors, IFP Energies nouvelles, LG-Chem CPI, John Deere India, Magna Powertrain, Magneti Marelli, Piaggio, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Saab Auto, Tata Motors, Voith Turbo, Wärtsilä, WDL, and ZF Lenksysteme.

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