9th Graz Symposium Virtuelles Fahrzeug
Graz, May 23 - 25, 2016

Smart Mobility

Cross-cutting methods for emerging vehicle technologies

In 2016, the Graz Symposium VIRTUAL VEHICLE already takes place for the 9th time, addressing major needs of today’s vehicle development: more and more elaborate methods and a perfect collaboration of different disciplines.

The focus of this year' conference is on cross-cutting methods for emerging vehicle technologies in order to foster safe, smart, and green road transport. This comprises virtual, hybrid and real-world methods for all kinds of both electrified and non-electrified road vehicles, off-road vehicles, but also 2- and 3-wheelers as well as other novel road vehicle concepts suited for the mobility of the future: Systems engineering / Complexity management, Smart systems / Cyber-physical systems, Connectivity, driver assistance, and automated driving, Integrated safety, Efficient driving / Comfort and drivability, as well as Hybrid and virtual validation / Test integration.

For the GVSF 2016 conference, again renowned Keynote Speakers could be gained:

Otmar Bitsche, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG
Prof. Klaus Kompass, BMW Group
Dr. Rittmar von Helmolt, Adam Opel AG
Prof. Hermann Winner, TU Darmstadt

In addition, we are proud to confirm numerous outstanding Expert Speakers from industry and academia:

ALTRAN, AVL, BMW, Cahrs, CONTACT Software, Continental, Coventry University, DLR, Fraunhofer, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Itisim, Katzenbach Executive Consulting, KFV, KIT, LCS Life Cycle Simulation, Mondragon Goi Eskola Politeknikoa, NM Robotic GmbH, Opel, OPTIS, TESIS Dynaware, TU Dresden, TU Eindhoven, University of Ljubljana, VI-grade, VIDIA, Volvo Cars, ZF / TRW, as well from TU Graz and VIRTUAL VEHICLE.

We are looking forward to seeing you at the 9th GSVF in Graz on May 23-25, 2016!


Dr. Jost Bernasch Dr. Werner Rom Dr. Daniel Watzenig Dr. Michael Nöst
General Chair Program Chair Program Chair Industry Chair