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Advisory Board

  • Wilko Jansen

    Senior Technical Specialist TASE & AWCV

    Jaguar Land Rover, UK

  • Dr. Kamel Azzouz

    Head of Advanced Enginering

    Valeo, France

  • Tobias Glossmann

    Senior Systems Engineer

    Mercedes-Benz R&D North America Inc., USA

  • Taeyoung Han

    Technical Fellow

    General Motors, USA

International Forum Automotive Thermal Management - USA 2018

Hear about the latest case studies on:
►Advanced Engineering approaches and opportunities for electric vehicles & sources of heat in the battery cell by Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc.
►Multi-Scale analysis and shape optimization for design of novel air-to-refrigerant heat exchangers by the University of Maryland
►Criteria for Li-Ion battery thermal management& optimal thermal management for desired performance, life, cost, and safety of energy storage systems in electric-drive vehicles by General Motors
►Battery ageing models and durability assessment with thermal management strategies from Renault
Find out about:
►Identification of methodology by key coefficients from test results for ENG cooling using commercial CFD Code by Honda R&D
►The right level of model fidelity and future requirements for system simulation by Jaguar Land Rover
►Review of three primary heating technologies to pair with cooling technologies by Calienté
►Latest breakthroughs in automotive thermal management & novel thermal management concepts by Valeo
Among a variety of other Automotive Thermal Management- related industry case studies!
Join our interactive sessions and workshops and discuss with leading experts about:

►Trends in automotive HVAC & climate control solutions
►Advanced thermal management components & materials
►Thermal modelling and system simulation
►Thermal management for EV/HEVs
►The right balance between complexity, cost and efficiency for adapting new climate &    thermal management technologies



Welcome to the 2nd USA International Forum Automotive Thermal Management 2017!

Dear members of the Automotive Thermal Management Community,

Over the last three series of our International Forum on Automotive Thermal Management, representatives from more than 100 international companies and 20 countries experienced a new, networking intensive conference format.

Our selective participant field, with Decision Makers, Heads of Departments and Senior Experts from international suppliers and research institutes and more than 20 OEMs benefited from a variety of interactive sessions, panel discussions, workshops, industry case studies and a selection of high quality presentations.

After our 1st highly successful USA Automotive Thermal Management Forum in 2017, Internect Ltd. is hosting the 2nd USA Automotive Thermal Management Forum, 27th – 28th of February 2018 in Michigan, USA.

Don’t miss the opportunity to join the only International Automotive Event on the topic which perfectly combines high quality presentations, exclusive participation of top-level experts at decision-making level with smart and innovative networking opportunities.

Join us and gain insight into the latest case studies on smart powertrain thermal management, advanced HVAC and climate control solutions, efficient waste-heat recovery applications, thermal modelling as well as holistic approaches and integrated thermal management among many other topics.

We look forward to welcoming you in Michigan to make this event another success in the global automotive engineering calendar!

Best regards,

Maria Nikolopoulou
Managing Director
Internect Ltd.