Mr. Alexander Kraus, Senior Vice President of Automotive presenting about “Present and Future of TÜV SÜD in Mobility”
On the 21st of February 2019, TÜV SÜD Korea successfully hosted the 1st TÜV SÜD International Automotive Seminar at Spotime in Seoul. Eight TÜV SÜD experts from all over the world introduced automotive related technology and regulatory trends such as emissions, autonomous driving, functional safety, electric vehicles, export to overseas markets and nondestructive crash tests. The seminar was attended by 120 participants from major automotive manufacturers in Korea such as Hyundai Motors, Hyundai Mobis, Ssangyong Motor company, and Renault Samsung Motors, as well as German OEMs including Audi Volkswagen, BMW, and Mercedes Benz Korea.
"We are delighted to host the 'International Automotive Seminar' and to have the opportunity to exchange our knowledge and discuss the trends in the automotive industry,” said Mr. Wolfgang Hock, CEO of TÜV SÜD Korea in his welcome address. “You, our customers, will shape the future in the automotive industry and we, the people of TÜV SÜD, will do our best to support you,” closed Mr. Wolfgang Hock his speech and thanked the participants for their interest.
After the opening, Mr. Alexander Kraus, Senior Vice President of Automotive, opened the technical part of the seminar and presented about the topic “Present and Future of TÜV SÜD in Mobility”. Further topics were introduced by other experts of TÜV SÜD in areas such as ‘Trends of Emission Regulation in EU’ as well as autonomous driving regulations, functional safety, and GMA.
In the afternoon, the seminar was parted into two tracks. The first track focused on topics around global regulations trends in Autonomous Driving & E-mobility while the second track concentrated on recent trends in emission regulations and global homologation services of TÜV SÜD. The seminar finished with a lucky draw round in the later afternoon with Apple AirPods as a first prize.
TÜV SÜD will participate as a speaker on March 7th at 'Automotive testing expo 2019 Korea', Korea's largest car technology exhibition in KINTEX, Ilsan, Korea. Please find more information about it under these links