CII (SR) is organizing its 4th Edition - Conference on Automotive Design on 26th October 2018 at Hotel ITC Grand Chola, Chennai with the theme of “Future trends & Innovations in Automotive Design”
This would be an initiative to discuss the current and future trends in automotive design that will greatly influence the automotive market. This will offer an opportunity for stakeholders to establish synergy in the special area of interest.
The key objectives of the conference are to: Serve as a knowledge platform to discuss on the key design trends in automotive sector; Discuss modern technologies and tools that supports in design and innovation; Understand innovative models and systems that catalyze growth in the automotive sector; Gain the attention of the key stakeholders for a design rich environment that ensures sustainability and profitability; Aid government agencies in development of effective policy and provisions for scope of design resources / infrastructure; Facilitate knowledge flow by working with international organizations through bi-lateral / multilateral cooperation mechanism.
The proposed sessions for the conference is as follows:
Session I - Automotive Product Design - Concept to Launch
Focus Area: Product Development Process; Design Strategies; Virtual & Integrated Product Development; Design of efficient components, products, sub-systems / systems; Cost Reduction strategies; Changing Markets & Rate of design obsolescence; Innovative designs;
Session II – Critical aspects of design
Focus Area: Design for Manufacturability, Assembly, Reliability; Sustainability, Reparability, Safety etc.; Interface between aesthetics and engineering; Advanced Materials Design; Product Life Cycle Challenges; System engineering interaction etc
Panel Discussion: Future Mobility - Visions & Challenges of Mobility Scenarios in Near Future
Session III – Systems & Solutions for Effective Design
Focus Area: Design Challenges Vs Advanced Software Tools & Systems; Prototyping – Tools / Strategies; Innovative design solutions; Advanced Automotive Electronics;
Session IV - Product Optimization – Problem Solving Methodologies & Approaches
Focus Area: Design problem solving approaches; Design optimization methods (Design Failure Mode and Effect Analysis, Six Sigma / Red X Shainin); Root Cause analysis; Cost of Design Failures; Design Enhancement for performance;
This conference is an ideal platform where industries and organizations can engage to discuss on robust methods, methodologies and models involved in the field of automotive design. The conference delegates will get the opportunity to understand the industry expectations and mechanism of design optimization. It will further help explore joint technology development, identify new business & technology areas, facilitate technology transfer, transfer commercially available off-the-shelf scalable technologies, actively collaborate with Institutes & Research labs for researches, cater knowledge exchange through Industry / Institute Exchange programs etc.
More than 250 senior management and industrial personnel from diverse industries all over India and abroad are expected to attend this conference.
The conference delegate fee is Rs. 4000 per participant for CII Member (Rs. 3200/- early bird: Payment by or on 26 September 2018); Rs. 5000 per participant for Non-member (Rs. 4000/- early bird: Payment by or on 26 September 2018) & Rs. 3000 per participant for Educational Institution (Rs. 2500/- early bird: Payment by or on 26 September 2018).
Please confirm your participation / nominations through online registration