Bringing Together the Global Automotive Community

to Learn, Share, and Collaborate


COVESA is hosting its Spring AMM in Gothenburg, Sweden, 16-18 April, bringing together the global automotive community to learn, share, and collaborate.  Join us and experience first-hand how COVESA is driving the future of connected vehicles and related technologies. Confirmed speakers and participants include BMW, Bosch, Ford, Volvo Cars, Renesas, Forvia, RTI, RedHat and host of others.

This event will consist of presentations, panel discussions, collaborative workshops/working sessions, and multiple networking opportunities. Topics and discussions include:  

·       Vehicle Signal Specification (Vehicle Data Standardization)

·       Common Vehicle Interfaces

·       Automotive AOSP App Framework Standardization (Android Automotive)

·       Commercial Vehicle Data (Fleets, Trucking, On/Off-Road, Agriculture)

·       Connected Safety (Road and Vehicle)

·       Software Defined Vehicle

·       AI and Simulation 

·       Payments

·       EV Charging

·       Data Privacy and Security

·       Vehicle Experience

·       and more!

Attendees can choose from multiple business and technical tracks that align with the topics and speakers of their interest.  

Social and networking opportunities include a Welcome Reception on Tuesday evening and a 3-hour Demo Showcase and Reception on Wednesday evening. The Showcase offers live demonstrations and vehicles highlighting innovative products and solutions from COVESA’s members and their partners.

Speakers, panelists, moderators, and session leaders continue to confirm their participation and attendance daily as we approach the event. Please check the event registration site regularly for updates.

Within the guidelines of the Membership Benefit program, COVESA members are welcome to attend free of charge (though registration is required and discount codes are sent to the primary member representative), and non-members are welcome for a small fee.  


COVESA All Member Meeting Sponsorships

COVESA offers sponsorships to enhance your company's exposure and brand visibility. Sponsors enable attendees to enjoy a high-quality, distinctive conference experience, leading to increased attention, brand awareness, and opportunities for business building and networking during the event. Click here to view the event prospectus. 

 

COVESA Demonstration Showcase Opportunities


The COVESA AMM has a tradition of offering showcase sponsorships with excellent visibility and attendee interaction. Sponsors can present their technology innovations and services to all attendees, making it an ideal networking environment to connect with potential customers and partners. There are different sponsorship levels (Standard, Gold, Silver) with varying benefits based on the desired recognition for the company and brand. The costs for showcase sponsorships and standard demonstration tables are affordable. 

 

To learn more about sponsorships and secure a spot in the showcase, please contact Mike Nunnery at MikeNunnery@comcast.net or 248-388-5692.  


You are a COVESA Member but don't know your discount code?

 

If you need access to your member discount codes, check the info page and contact Karin Hanson at karinha@khansonevents.com. 

Attendee Passes

Registration Options
Earlybird Full Pass (3-day Ticket)
595.00 USD
Regular Pass (3-day Ticket) after 3/31/24
675.00 USD
One Day Ticket (Wednesday Only)
325.00 USD
Additional Showcase Staff
50.00 USD

Working Agenda
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Registration opens at 11:00 AM. Come early to check in. After that, you can grab a light snack around 12:00 PM in the main breakout area on the 4th Floor.
1:00 PM - 1:25 PM
1:00 PM - 1:25 PM
First time at a COVESA AMM or just need a refresher? COVESA Executive Director Steve Crumb will give a brief overview of the week and some suggestions on how to make the best of your time at the event.
1:30 PM - 1:55 PM
1:30 PM - 1:55 PM
Hear the latest happenings in COVESA from COVESA President, Matt Jones. Matt will also share his view of the future of COVESA and topics to be considered in the next year.
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM
COVESA Board Members will present and discuss COVESA core values and progress on strategic goals for 2024. A brief Q&A session will be offered at the end.
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Community Director Paul Boyes and Executive Director Steve Crumb engage the audience in dialog over COVESA's current groups and projects.
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Treat yourself to a moment of relaxation and recharge with a freshly brewed cup of coffee paired with a delectable pastry while you mingle and network between sessions. It's the perfect blend of productivity and indulgence! ☕🥐
3:45 PM - 4:10 PM
3:45 PM - 4:10 PM
This session is for those new to COVESA's Vehicle Signal Specification (VSS).
4:10 PM - 4:40 PM
4:10 PM - 4:40 PM
The software-defined vehicle is not a technological challenge – not solely. It requires a transformation on organizational and business perspective as well.
4:40 PM - 5:05 PM
4:40 PM - 5:05 PM
Throughout this presentation, we'll delve into the significance of SDVs in today's automotive landscape, elucidating why they're indispensable and what essential elements they must embody to adapt to evolving industry demands.
5:05 PM - 5:35 PM
5:05 PM - 5:35 PM
This session will be updated soon!
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Indulge your taste buds and join us for a delightful exploration of local cuisine and beverages! 🍽️🥂 Let's savor the flavors of our community together!
9:00 AM - 9:25 AM
9:00 AM - 9:25 AM
Open Source SW is used more and more within automotive today. How can we better embrace the OSS culture and start to benefit from the collaborative mindset in an automotive safety context?
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
The chairs of the AOSP App Framework Standardization Expert Group will provide a group overview and status highlighting their activities and direction.  They will also answer questions from the community.
This session will provide an update and status of the Data Expert Group. 1. What has been done since last AMM 2. What is the focus/being done at this AMM 3. What is the focus until next AMM
9:30 AM - 9:55 AM
9:30 AM - 9:55 AM
The automotive industry is in a race to transform, and grow software capabilities efficiently. What are the real needs for the future development organizations, and what does it mean for the entire ecosystem?
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
The AOSP App Framework Standardization Expert Group Workshop
Taking the next steps with your understanding of VSS. Learn from the pros as they walk through some how-tos. Get your questions answered and learn how to get involved.
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
In a future of connected, autonomous vehicles, achieving top safety and security requires ecosystem-wide collaboration throughout the vehicle's lifecycle.
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Overview Capabilities Use Cases Projects
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Welcome to Day 2! As you plan your sessions, take a moment to refresh and refuel. Embrace the chance to revitalize your creativity and dive back into the excitement here with renewed vigor! 🚗💡 Oh, check your mobile app for meeting requests and DM's.
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The AOSP App Framework Standardization Push Notifications Workshop
11:10 AM - 11:35 AM
11:10 AM - 11:35 AM
Abstract will be posted shortly!
11:40 AM - 12:05 PM
11:40 AM - 12:05 PM
The FMS-Standard is a common interface as an open standard, supported by major European truck manufacturers, to give third parties access to vehicle data.
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
New features are proposed for the development of the next version of VISSv2.
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Overview and Status Update Overlay, finalize and propose a v1 Named Functions for in-vehicle assessments Visualizeable proof of concept from commercial vehicle use cases ETAS' curve experimentation FMD limited PoC
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Honda has implemented in-house software development for the first time with this model and will introduce a wide range of topics from the establishment of the organization to the customization points of AAOS.
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
RP1226, VDV, FMS, ITxPT Cloud, in-vehicle port, in-vehicle API
2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Representatives from Ford and Geotab will discuss how VSS facilitates solutions to tough business challenges faced by OEMs and Fleet Managers.
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
VSS has historically focused on passenger cars. This session intends to discuss various options for extending VSS to better support commercial vehicles, including
3:10 PM - 3:35 PM
3:10 PM - 3:35 PM
While the rest of the world turn their software-development investments into products to be leveraged in future projects, automotive is stuck in a quagmire of crunch mode, technical debt, and disappointing quality.
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
It's been quite a day, but don't let that slow your momentum! Take a quick break with us, grab a snack and a coffee, and recharge your energy. You've got this! 🌟☕🍪
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Group Status and Safety Scenarios Review
The in-vehicle API is based in the COVESA VSS and is linking the Open-Source-Software to the AUTOSAR-technology.
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
This panel will look at the challenges faced by OEMS and Tier 1 Suppliers with the evolution from hardware to software-defined approaches.
Limits of VSS Previous attempts for expressivity An API-first approach to generically model data of vehicle properties Decoupling logical and physical layers. Integration of domains.
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM
SDV promises new functionality in future vehicles simply by installing software updates in the vehicle. But what about Apps? What effect will SDV have on App development and deployment in the future?
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The COVESA Demo Showcase is an event where you'll get the chance to witness demonstrations of vehicles and products. It's an exciting opportunity to see firsthand what members and partners have been working on for 2024.
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Creating opportunities for collaboration within the Automotive AI community can be challenging but generative AI potentially can help the mobility and connected vehicle achieve a safer and more intuitive experience for both driver and passengers.
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Discussion of community led Central Data Service reference playground
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
How to find those tricky AOSP system issues as e.g. memory leaks during an infotainment project.
The acceleration of new technology like AI, Connectivity, Augmented Reality, Computer Vision, Immersive Experiences, Real-time 3D, and more also means the acceleration of consumer expectations.
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Welcome to Day 3! As you plan your sessions, take a moment to refresh and refuel. Embrace the chance to revitalize your creativity and dive back into the excitement here with renewed vigor! 🚗💡 Oh, check your mobile app for meeting requests and DM's.
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Group Status and Safety Scenarios Review
Technical Overview of Central Data Service Playground Using the Central Data Service Playground Playground demonstrations and working sessions
It’s no secret that vehicle experiences are rapidly evolving. More compute power, new design tools and the introduction of AI leveraging available data is changing the status quo.
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Technical Overview of Central Data Service Playground Using the Central Data Service Playground Playground demonstrations and working sessions
This presentation aims to delve into the myriad threat sources, elucidate the process of risk assessment, and highlight the value generated for stakeholders within both Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) and their supplier organizations.
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM
A call for participation
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
1:15 PM - 1:35 PM
1:15 PM - 1:35 PM
Over a decade ago, the mobile phone industry witnessed a notable shift from in-house software architectures to embracing open operating systems like Android. Today, a similar transformation is underway within the automotive sector.
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
The design and implementation of the mapping and scaling process of data transitioning between a northbound “VSS domain” and a southbound “Vehicle domain” is presented, together with a demo where it is used to actuate signals on a Ford vehicle
1:35 PM - 2:15 PM
1:35 PM - 2:15 PM
As the automotive industry evolves, the concept of the software-defined vehicle (SDV) has emerged as a pivotal innovation, offering unparalleled flexibility, customization, and new functionalities.
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
This session will bring together leading voices from the in-car payment sector to explore the current landscape and envision the future of in-vehicle payments.
The design and implementation of the mapping and scaling process of data transitioning between a northbound “VSS domain” and a southbound “Vehicle domain” is presented, together with a demo where it is used to actuate signals on a Ford vehicle.
Future Car2X services rely heavily on secure and efficient identity verification and data management.
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
It's been quite a day, but don't let that slow your momentum! Take a quick break with us, grab a snack and a coffee, and recharge your energy. You've got this! 🌟☕🍪
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
The Payments Birds of a Feather focus is to provide a foundation of knowledge and access to the established ecosystems of automotive, payments, and retail.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Working Session - Summary/Review of AMM and Action Items
The Payments Birds of a Feather focus is to provide a foundation of knowledge and access to the established ecosystems of automotive, payments, and retail.
Speakers
Director Automotive Technologies
Robert Bosch GmbH
Senior Research Engineer: Data Architecture, Connected Vehicle, Standards & Platforms
BMW Group
AVP Data Product Discovery
Geotab
Principal Industry Solutions for Manufacturing & Mobility
BMW Group
Industry Solutions Sr. Specialist - Manufacturing & Mobility
MongoDB
Director, Global Product and Solutions Marketing
NXP
Software Engineering
Ford Motor Company
Research
BMW Group
Research Engineer
BMW Group
Product Manager Platform
SPREAD
VP Business Development
RemotiveLabs
Senior Software Architect
Bosch Nordic
VP & GM, In-Vehicle Operating System and Edge
Red Hat, Inc.
Innovation & Partnerships Manager
FORVIA
Open Source Strategy Officer
Robert Bosch GmbH
VP Cybersecurity
SystemWeaver
VP of E/E Architecture R&D
BMW Group
Sr. Prinicpal Architect FOSS
MBition
Software Architect - Ultifi SDV Platform
General Motors
Research Engineer
BMW Group
Principal - Manufacturing, Automotive and Energy
MongoDB
CRO & Managing Director
Starfish
Head of Business Development, Nordics & CEE
Radiflow
Founder & Managing Director
JTE Consulting, Inc.
Director Advanced Systems
exida LLC
CEO & Founder
ROADMEDIC®
Director, Software Portfolio Tech Strategy
Ford Motor Company
Strategy and Solutions
Volvo Cars
Vice President
SystemWeaver
Director of Global Technology Strategy
Ford Motor Company
Manager Electrification and Cloud Delivery
Ford Motor Company
Product Owner Third Party Apps - BMW App Store
BMW Group
Director System Engineering Software and Services, Commercial Vehicles and Off-Road
Robert Bosch GmbH
Strategic Partnership Manager
Continental
Sr. Director Strategic Product Management SDV
Elektrobit
Senior Software Integration Engineer
RTI
CEO
AiDEN Automotive
Community Director
COVESA
Director of Automotive
Real-Time Innovations (RTI)
Distributed Ledger Technologies Mobility
Automotive Connectivity Thinktank of Bosch
Chief Technology Officer
360ofMe
Connectivity Standards Engineer
General Motors
Senior Technology Strategist, Automotive Open Source SW/HW
Volvo Cars
CEO
Profilence
Lead Consultant SDV
ETAS
CTO
AiDEN Automotive
Principal Engineer
Renesas Electronics Corp.
Executive Director
COVESA
Connectivity Standards Lead
Geotab
Chief Business Development Officer
Profilence
Technology Strategist for SDV
ETAS
Chief Product Officer
Emergency Safety Solutions (ESS)
Head of Global Digital Innovation, Tech Scouting & Digital Partnerships
Stellantis
Senior Software Architect
Ford Motor Company
Co-founder and CTO
OnMyWay™ Commerce / Mavi.io
Technical Fellow & Director of Business Development
The Morey Corporation
CTO
Sonatus

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VISA Letter of Invitation
VISA Letter of Invitation

If you are in need of an invitation letter from COVESA to include with your Business VISA application, please contact Karin Hanson at karinha@khansonevents.com.  

COVESA AMM Cancellation policy
COVESA AMM Cancellation policy

Please note our cancellation policy: A 50% refund will be granted if the request is received between 9 and 5 business days prior to the scheduled event. No refunds will be granted if the request is received with fewer than 5 days prior to the scheduled event. 

Due to additional costs associated with cancellations, a refund fee of $30.00 will be charged for all cancellations.

Member Discount Codes
Member Discount Codes

Your COVESA membership level comes with a specific number of free passes.

  • Core Members - 10 passes
  • Associate Members - 4 passes
  • Start-up and Start-up Plus Members - 2 passes

If you don't know your discount code, please contact your internal primary contact on the membership or Karin Hanson at karinha@khansonevents.com before you register and use a credit card.  

Click here for the current membership levels by company in alphabetical order.