23-24 October 2018 Bad Nauheim, Germany

VirtualCarBody 2018

Simulation in car body related product and manufacturing engineering

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23-24 October 2018 Bad Nauheim, Germany

VirtualCarBody 2018

Simulation in car body related product and manufacturing engineering

Programme

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

08.00h Registration and handover of conference documents
09.00h

Welcome and conference introduction

Dr. Dirk Meine, Automotive Circle, DE

CAE IN CAR BODY PROCESS DEVELOPMENT

09.15h

Building bridges between engineering and tool tryout

Gianfranco Ruggiero, AutoForm Engineering Italy S.r.l., IT

09.45h

Casting process simulation for robust and optimised castings with tailored properties

Laura Leineweber, Magma Gießereitechnologie GmbH, DE

10.15h

Process Design for Deep-Drawing with variable Motion Profils assisted by Field-Meta-Modeling

Prof. Dr. Reinhard Mauermann, Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology (IWU), DE

10.45h Coffee and contacts & Meet the Speakers
11.30h

Simulation of the application of cavity waxes – overview of different processes

Dr. Stefan Hildenbrand, Pfinder KG, DE

12.00h

Adhesive and sealant applications simulation in the paint shop segment

Dr. Alireza Eslamian, ESS Engineering Software Steyr GmbH, AT

12.30h Live polls in the conference auditorium
12.45h Meet the Speakers
13.00h Lunch break

PROGRESS IN CRASH SIMULATION

14.00h

Crash simulation of advanced materials in body structure design

Dr. Horst Lanzerath, Ford-Werke GmbH, DE

14.30h

Virtual manufacturing and product engineering of laser-treated crash-relevant car body structures

Dr. Markus Wagner, Fraunhofer IWS, DE

15.00h

Integrated failure assessment in crash

Karlheinz Kunter, Virtual Vehicle Research Center, AT

15.30h Coffee and contacts & Meet the speakers
16.15h

PARALLEL WORKSHOP SESSIONS

  Workshop 1: Better understanding: Single part production, body assembly, paint shop: How to harmonise virtual information exchange?
  Workshop 2: Building bridges: Challenges in the virtual development across product and manufacturing engineering
  Workshop 3: Virtual leadership: To what extent can CAE accountably guide development decisions?
18.00h Get together & Meet the Speakers
19.00h

"Oktoberfest" Networking Night

Enjoy an evening with good food, drinks and music in a relaxed atmosphere and network with your international peers.

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

VIRTUAL CAR BODY DEVELOPMENT: OEM PROGRESS REPORTS

09.00h

Continuous manufacturing simulation from the single part to the painted car body

Dr. Philipp Wiethop, Christian Beck, Audi AG, DE

09.30h

Virtual performance evolution and innovation at Geely Automobile Research Institute

Hongjian Zang, Geely Automobile Research Institute, CN

10.00h Reports from the workshops
10.15h Coffee and contacts & Meet the Speakers

NEW STRUCTURES, NEW METHODS

11.00h

Generative Engineering for the future car body design – Project example: NextGenSpaceframe 2.0

Peter Scheller, Siemens Industry Software GmbH, DE

11.30h

Continuous virtual engineering of new 3D hybrid structures

David Lorenz, ESI Engineering System International GmbH, DE

12.00h Live polls in the conference auditorium
12.15h Meet the Speakers
12.30h Lunch break
13.30h

Transforming the ‘Digital Twin’ to reality

Sudhanshu Kapoor, PTC Inc., DE

14.00h

Virtual car body architecture development for electromobility

Dr. Lars Fredriksson, Altair Engineering GmbH, DE

14.30h

Concluding panel discussion

OEM experts on specific questions regarding the further development of virtual product and process development in car body engineering: What has been achieved, what obstacles need to be overcome?

15.00h Farewell address and end of the conference

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