Tuesday, 23th June 2015

9:30  Registration & coffee

10:00 – 10:30  Welcome and opening – Klaus Dreßler (Fraunhofer ITWM)

10:30 – 12:00  Session 1 – chairman: Joachim Linn (Fraunhofer ITWM)

  • IPS Cable Simulation in the vehicle development process of General Motors Europe
    Peter Erb/ OPEL (DE)
  • IPS Cable Simulation in the virtual verification process at Scania
    Lars Hanson/ Scania (SE)
  • Combining virtual reality with real-time physical models
    Benjamin Bayart/ TechViz (FR)

12:00 – 13:00  lunch break

13:00 – 14:30  Session 2 – chairman: Johannes Korsawe (Volkswagen AG)

  • Optimized routing of hoses and cables during tilting motions for Hyundai light duty commercial vehicles
    Kwangrae Lee/ Hyundai (KR)
  • Application of IPS on the routing of large cross section cables
    Klaus Kaufmann/ Delphi (DE)
  • Mechanical Properties of Compliant Parts
    Meike Schaub/ OPEL (DE)

14:45 – 16:15  Session 3 – chairman: Lars Hanson (Scania)

  • Experimental characterization of cables and hoses
    Vanessa Dörlich, Tobias Scheffer, Stefan Diebels/ Universität des Saarlandes (DE)
  • IPS 3.0 new features and technology
    Johan Carlson/ Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre (SE)
  • IPS Cable simulation roadmap
    Oliver Hermanns/ fleXstructures (DE)

16:30 – 17:45

  • Hands-on update training workshop on using IPS Cable Simulation 3.0
    (limited number of places, please register at the reception desk)

18:00  wine cellar tour

19:00  conference dinner


Wednesday, 24th June 2015

8:30 – 10:00  Session 4 – chairman: Clément Zémerli (Fraunhofer ITWM)

  • Virtual production oriented validation of one-dimensional flexible components in a modern electric car
    Nicolas Hofheinz/ BMW (DE)
  • Flexible parts design and optimization for Japanese vehicle industry
    Koichi Wada/ SCSK Corporation (JP)
  • Digital Vehicle Wiring Route Verification Using IPS in Hyundai Motor Group
    Jageun Koo/ Hyundai (KR)

10:30 – 12:00  Session 5 – chairman: Klaus Kaufmann (Delphi)

  • Real-time cable simulation as development tool in X-ray technology
    Franz Magerl/ Hochschule Amberg-Weiden (DE)
  • Analyzing cable dynamics using an IPS dynamic cable prototype
    Bernd Reicherter/ STIHL (DE)
  • Dynamic cable simulation – challenges and technologies
    Joachim Linn/ Fraunhofer ITWM (DE)

12:00 – 13:00  lunch break

13:00 – 14:30  Session 6 – chairwoman: Meike Schaub (GM/Opel)

  • IPS Cable Simulation in the wiring harness engineering process at AUDI
    Frank Hoeft/ AUDI (DE)
  • Optimized Design of High Voltage Cables Using IPS Routing Function,
    Keiichi Kaneshige/Toyota Motor Corporation (JP)
  • The IPS Cable Simulation technology innovation framework – related products and technologies from Fraunhofer and FCC
    Johan Carslon/ Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre (SE) and Klaus Dreßler/ Fraunhofer ITWM (DE)

14:45 – 16:15  Session 7 – chairman: Chris Hurley (Ford)

  • Design and optimization of hydraulic hoses for construction
    machinery with IPS Cable Simulation
    Fredrik Karlsson/ Specma (SE)
  • Geometry simulation of cables and hoses at Volvo Cars
    Johan Segeborn/ Volvo Cars (SE)
  • Wrap up/ final discussion