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International Forum Automotive Acoustics & Vibration - NVH 2018

Conference Program

*Further presentations to be confirmed

Forum Day Two/ Wednesday, September 26, 2018

08.00-08.30

Registration with Coffee & Tea

08.30-08.40

Keynote Speech
Morning Session Chaired by:

Jonathan Layfield

Head of Vehicle Physics

Bentley Motors Limited, UK

 

08.40-09.10

Automotive Aeroacoustics Sound Quality

  • Background to automotive aeroacoustics & motivation for research project
  • Focus group interviews to understand the consumer perception of aeroacoustics
  • Semantic differential listening studies to identify the principal components of aeroacoustic subjective performance
  • Conclusions on automotive aeroacoustic sound quality and potential further work 
  

Ben West

Engineer - Acoustics

Bentley Motors Limited, UK

 09.10-09.50

Interactive Session: Internéct at Speed
Introduce yourself to the other participants with the series of brief one to one meetings. Get to know the other participants and "break the ice"

 09.50-10.20

Refreshment & Networking Break - Exhibition

10.20-10.50

Ford OTOSAN’s Efforts on Using Computational Methods for Prediction of Shape Generated Aero-Acoustic Noise of Vehicles and Acoustic Optimization of Vehicle Shape
  • Prediction of aero-acoustic shape noise and acoustic optimization of vehicle shape by conventional experimental methods in the wind tunnel
  • Steady State CFD methods applied to aero-acoustic noise prediction and shape optimization
  • Transient CFD methods applied to aero-acoustic noise prediction and shape optimization
  • Correlation of CFD methods and wind tunnel test results
  • Correlation of CFD methods and on-road test results

Hakki Can Koman

Senior Interior Quietness Engineer

Ford Otosan, Turkey


10.50-11.20

Sponsor Impact from Electric Vehicles on NVH Engineering

  • Comparison of NVH between classical ICE vehicles and EV
  • How to address the sound quality of electric vehicles
  • Technology update on new methods to address wind noise, road noise & other new noise sources
  • How to address the noise from the AVAS system
     

Mostapha Choukri

Business Development Manager Automotive Industries

Siemens Industry Software, Belgium

 

11.20-11.50

Refreshment & Networking Break - Exhibition
 
11.50-12.20

NVH and Human Factors: NVH Design in an ACE Product Development (Autonomous-Connected-Electric)

  • Impact of autonomous driving, electrification and digital connectivity
  • Development and inclusion of new NVH engineering approaches, tools and methods
  • Cost and weight compensation implication
  • Changes on human interface and process of information
  • Cost/delivery challenges
     

 

Aaron Hankinson

Chief Engineer, Driven Attributes, Product Engineering

Jaguar Land Rover, UK

Alexandre Nunes

Associated Director, Vehicle Attributes

NIO, China

12.20-12.50

Balancing Attributes on Electrical Vehicle World
  • User expectations
  • Attributes engineering fundamentals
  • Cross-attributes development as strategy
  • Trade-offs and learnings

Alexandre Nunes

Associated Director, Vehicle Attributes

NIO, China

12.50-14.20

Networking Lunch - Exhibition
 
14.20-14.30
Keynote Speech
Afternoon Session Chaired by:

Per-Olof Sturesson

Senior Director Driving Dynamics and Noise & Vibration Centre


Volvo Car Group, Sweden

 
14.30-15.00
 
Interactive Session –Team Debate with Q&As
Find your teammates from different companies among the other delegates and share your views in a lively debate while solving a technical question.
 
15.00-15.30

Challenges and Solutions with Lightweight NVH Enablers

  • Lightweight NVH efficiency
  • Intelligentuseof massandstiffness
  • Requirements for effective acoustic damping
  • Isolation and attenuation strategies
  Speaker to be confirmed

15.30-15.40 

Voting for the Best Automotive NVH Supplier Award & Award Ceremony 

15.40-15.50

Voting for the Best Speaker Award & Award Ceremony

15.50-16.00

Closing Remarks By the Organiser
 
 
Maria Nikolopoulou
Managing Director
Internect Ltd.

 

16.00-16.30

Refreshment & Networking Break - Exhibition
 16.30-18.00

Evening  Workshops: Led by the Workshop leader, the aim of this session is to offer you the chance to interact with your peers, raise questions, share views and opinions in a targeted participant field. 

Workshop C: NVH for Electric, Hybrid and Autonomous Vehicles Workshop D: Human Factors Design in NVH

Alexandre Nunes

Associated Director, Vehicle Attributes

NIO, China

 

 

 

 

Jonathan Layfield

Head of Vehicle Physics

 

Marco Ballatore

Functional Manager Chassis NVH

Bentley Motors Limited, UK