Content - Programme



10:30 – 11:00

Opening Remarks

Prof. Dr. Margret Wintermantel
President, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Prof. Dr. Jiro Kokuryo
Vice-President for International Collaboration, Information Infrastructure, and Shonan-Fujisawa Campus (SFC)

11:00 – 11:40

Session 1: Strategies to Advance Autonomous Driving 

"Automated Driving in Germany - a Brief Overview"
Dr. Stefan Mengel
Director, Division „Electronics; Autonomous Electric Driving“, German Federal Ministry for Education and Research   

"Japanese Strategies for Autonomous Driving: Beyond 2020"
Prof. Dr. Tomoyuki Furutani

Professor, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University

11:40 – 12:30Break
12:30 – 14:00

Session 2: Perspectives from Academia 

"Risk-Limited Introduction of Automated Driving" 
Prof. Dr. Hermann Winner
Director, Institute of Automotive Engineering, TU Darmstadt

"Test of Automated and Connected Vehicles - Essential Research Areas"
Prof. Dr. Frank Köster
Institute of Transportation Systems, German Aerospace Center (DLR)

“Overview of Public Road Experiment of Autonomous Vehicle and Issues”
Prof. Dr. Naoki Suganuma
Associate Professor, Unit Leader, Autonomous Vehicle Research Unit, Future Society Creation Research Core, Institute for Frontier Science Initiative, Kanazawa University

14:00 – 14:30Coffee Break
14:30 – 16:30  

Session 3: Perspectives from Industry

"Seamless Mobility"
Tatsuya Minami
Senior Manager, Head of Program Management in Japan and Korea Business Unit Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Continental Automotive Corporation

"The Next Step on the Way to Automated and Accident-Free Driving"
Hiroshi Matsumoto
Manager, Technical Compliance, Technical Service, Mercedes-Benz Japan Co., Ltd. 

"Automated Driving @ CC-JP - Current Development Stage, Our Target & Future Outlook"
Sunao Hano
General Manager, Chassis System Control Division, System Development Department, System Expert Leader, Bosch Corporation

"Challenge for New Mobility Service Using Autonomous Drive" 
Atsushi Yamashita
Senior Manager, Automotive Business Unit, DeNA Co., Ltd.

16:30 – 16:45

Closing Remarks

Prof. Dr. Tomoyuki Furutani
Professor, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University

17:00 – 19:00Reception 




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