7th International
Commercial Vehicle
Technology Symposium
Kaiserslautern

March 08-10, 2022
at the University of Kaiserslautern

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Preface

preface

Event Information

The Commercial Vehicle Technology Symposium is a two-day conference taking place at the campus of the University of Kaiserslautern. The conference includes (approximately) 50 oral presentations and poster presentations focusing international trends and technological developments of the commercial vehicle industry. It will be accompanied by a technical exhibition and a special vehicle exhibition.

More information can be found in the Call for Papers.

Review of the 5th CVT-Symposium 2018

Target Audience

The CVA is inviting professionals from industry and academia from the domains .trucks, buses, agricultural machinery, construction machinery, special-purpose vehicles' to actively participate in this conference and to submit presentation proposals for the topic areas listed below.

Topics

Alternative propulsion technologies

  • Electrification and hybridization
  • Hydrogen, synthetic fuels, biofuels
  • Consumption optimization, operating strategies

Safety, Reliability and Durability

  • Functional safety and Software quality
  • Durability, reliability and robustness
  • Usage variability, load data analysis and design load targets

Connected Services

  • Connected driving and working
  • Monitoring, remote diagnostics and predictive maintenance
  • Operating strategies, fleet management, logistic systems
  • Mobility concepts of the future

Simulation Methods

  • Multi-discipline system simulation, co-simulation
  • Innovative testing approaches and virtual validation
  • Real-time simulation, driving simulators, HiL, SiL
  • Virtual and augmented reality

Assisted and Automated Driving and Working

  • Semi-, highly- and fully-automated systems
  • Car-to-car/car-to-infrastructure coupling
  • Human-machine interaction

Innovative Development and Production Methods

  • Vehicle concepts of the future
  • Sustainable development along the entire valued-added chain
  • Lightweight construction, bionics, new production technologies

Conference Language

The conference languages are English and German. German presentations will be translated simultaneously into English.

Registration

Register as participant

We are using ConfTool as conference management system. You can register for the symposium 2022 at the website https://www.conftool.pro/cvt-2022/.

Conference Fees

registration before 31/12/2021registration from 1/1/2022Students
2 conference days630 EUR730 EUR200 EUR*
day ticket (Wednesday or Thursday)420 EUR520 EUR -

*presentation of a certificate of study or a corresponding certification required

The conference fee includes admission to all conference sessions, catering, the conference dinner and conference proceedings.
For presenters and poster exhibitors (one person each) the conference fee will be waived.
There is no compensation for costs for travel and accommodation

Program

 

Program Overview

Tuesday, March 08, 2022

18:00Welcome and opening of exhibition, refreshments

Wednesday, March 09, 2022

9:00Opening and welcome addresses by politicians/
Presentations in topic groups until approx. 18:00
19:00Conference dinner

Thursday, March 10, 2022

8:30Presentations in topic groups
16:15Expected end of the event

On both conference days

  • Accompanying exhibition of industrial-booths, poster sessions and product presentations
  • High-ranking managers and senior engineers are talking about new trends and innovations for commercial vehicles, busses, agricultural or construction machinery, or special purpose vehicles

Authors

Important Dates (Deadlines)

  • Submission of abstracts until August 31, 2021 October 25, 2021
  • Author notification about the conference acceptance of the presentation: November 02, 2021 late November/early December 2021

Instructions regarding the paper for the conference proceedings

  • The abstract should be at least 3.000 characters exclusive diagrams and tables) and can be written in English or German language.
  • Based on the abstract the Program Committee will decide on the acceptance as presentation.
  • To submit your abstract, it is necessary to use one of the following templates of the publisher Springer. Please do not change any fonts, margins or styles.

    Latex Template
    Word Template

More information can be found in the Call for Papers.

Please submit your abstract via our conference management tool http://www.conftool.pro/cvt-2022 as a PDF document. (possible from mid/end of June 2021)

Exhibition

The Commercial Vehicle Technology Symposium will be accompanied by a special industry exhibition. This is a great opportunity to present your company to an international audience of researchers and managers. The exhibition will take place in parallel and in close proximity to the symposium held on the campus of the University of Kaiserslautern. It is freely accessible for exhibitors and the symposium's audience. The organizers will assist you in organizing your stand at the fair.

Desirable exhibitors

  • Manufacturers and suppliers of commercial vehicles
  • Supply companies
  • Logistics and service companies in the commercial vehicle industry
  • Engineering service and software companies
  • Research institutes

Your benefits as an exhibitor

  • Wide public presence (Announcement of the symposium in print and online media)
  • Presence at the symposium in the event program and on posters
  • Attention of more than 250 professionals and executives in the commercial vehicle industry
  • Approaching potential clients
  • Strengthen your business network

If you are interested please get in touch with us: info@cvt-symposium.de
More information can be found in the call for exhibition (only available in german).

Information for Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor Gold Sponsor Silver Sponsor
Key-visual motive Key visual of the sponsor on all advertising media (see below), banners in the exterior and interior of the conference venue
Advertising placement
  • Call for papers
  • Call for exhibition
Category-related naming, logo representation (large)
  • Proceedings
Key visual of the sponsor as cover
  • Website www.cvt-symposium.de
Category-related naming, linking, logo representation (large) Category-related naming, linking, logo representation (medium) Category-related naming, linking, logo representation (small)
  • Program flyer
Category-related naming, logo representation (large) Category-related naming, logo representation (medium) Category-related naming, logo representation (small)
  • Short Program (also email distribution)
  • Conference posters
  • Conference monitors in the foyer and the auditoriums
Logo representation (large) Logo representation (medium) Logo representation (small)
  • Company flyer
Inserts for the conference bag Inserts for the conference bag Inserts for the conference bag
Tickets 3 free tickets, reduced ticket prices (400 per ticket instead of 730 €) 2 free tickets, reduced ticket prices (400 per ticket instead of 730 €) Reduced ticket prices ((400 per ticket instead of 730 €)
Prices in (plus 19% VAT) 10.000 5.000 2.500

We also provide a special sponsoring program for you.
If you are interested please get in touch with us: info@cvt-symposium.de

Organizers

Program Committee

  • Prof. Dr. K. Berns, TU Kaiserslautern
  • A. Brand, BPW Bergische Achsen, Wiehl
  • Dr.-Ing. A. Diehl,Grammer, Amberg
  • Dr. K. Dreßler, Fraunhofer ITWM, Kaiserslautern
  • Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. H. Eichlseder, TU Graz (A)
  • Dr.-Ing. U. Faß, Volvo CE, Konz
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. D. Görges, DFKI; Kaiserslautern
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. M. Günthner, TU Kaiserslautern
  • T. Ille, MAN Truck & Bus, München
  • R. Kalmar, Fraunhofer IESE, Kaiserslautern
  • Dr.-Ing. M. Kleer, Fraunhofer ITWM, Kaiserslautern
  • Prof. M. Lidberg, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg (S)
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. P. Liggesmeyer, Fraunhofer IESE, Kaiserslautern
  • Dr.-Ing. M. Mohr, Volvo Group Truck Technology, Gothenburg (S)
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. P. Pickel, John Deere, Kaiserslautern
  • Dr. F. Sager, Alois Kober, Kötz
  • E. Schobesberger, Liebherr-EMtec, Kirchdorf
  • Dr. M. Speckert, Fraunhofer ITWM, Kaiserslautern
  • Dr.-Ing. N. K. Stephan, TU Kaiserslautern
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. R. Teutsch, TU Kaiserslautern
  • Dr. M. Thul, CVC, Kaiserslautern
  • Dr. G. Töpfer, Deutz, Köln
  • Dr.-Ing. C. Weber, Daimler, Wörth
  • M. Wildhagen, SchmitzCargobull, Altenberge

Organization

Commercial Vehicle Alliance (CVA)
Umbrella organization

Imprint and Contact

Commercial Vehicle Alliance

c/o Institute for Mechanical and Automotive Design (iMAD)
Gottlieb-Daimler-Straße 42-166
D-67663 Kaiserslautern

Email: info@cvt-symposium.de