INTRODUCTION


International Automotive Engineering Conference - IAEC is organized by OİB (Automotive Industry Exporters’ Association), OSD (Automotive Manufacturers Association), OTEP (Automotive Technology Platform) and TAYSAD (Association of Automotive Parts & Components Manufacturers), in cooperation with SAE International (Society of Automotive Engineers), which will be held on November 1-2, 2018 in Istanbul.

Automotive Industry, as one of Turkey’s leading industries with remarkable impact on the economy, is targeting to
  • Develop engineering, R&D and innovation capability
  • Foster cooperation between universities and the industry,
  • Encourage the utilization of alternative resources through engineering companies at national and international level, to increase product development and innovation capability.
The educational and developmental output that run parallel to the aforementioned needs are necessary for both research and engineering teams. Based on this purpose and necessity, IAEC is planning to guide R&D and engineering output in the industry, perception management, and information-sharing.

The conference aims at reviewing the latest developments in automotive industry with respect to automotive engineering and leading international experts will present latest thinking in the field of
The Present and Future of Automotive Electronics and Software”.

The conference will address the issues of “Considerations on Future of Automotive Electronics & Software”, “Automotive Software Security & Blockchain”, “Regulations and Testing for Intelligent Vehicles”, “Adaptive Platform for Intelligent Vehicles”, “Impact of Emerging Technologies on Automotive Ecosystem”, “5G and Future for Automotive Connectivity”, “Future of Electronics on Vehicles”, “Artificial Intelligent on Vehicles”, “Technology & Ethic”, “Intrapreneurship Strategies in Automotive”, “Innovative Start-ups on New Technology Development in Automotive Sector”. This event will also include “1st Automotive MSC and Doctorate Thesis Awards” ceremony.

SAE International (Society of Automotive Engineers)supports the conference with its international expert speakers on selected topics.

PLACE


Swissotel The Bosphorus
Vişnezade Mh., Acısu Sokagi No:19, 34357 Beşiktaş/İstanbul - Turkey




ORGANISER


OIB
The Uludag Automotive Industry Exporters' Association (OIB) was formed in 1991 under the title of Uludag Vehicle and Auxiliary Industry Exporters' Association (UTAYSIB) with 246 members and exports of $163 million under the umbrella of the Uludag Exporters' Association. As of 2017, OIB has 4.700 active memberships and it is the sole export representative of the automotive industry, the locomotive of the country's total exports. All exporting main and supplier industry companies in the automotive sector in Turkey are members of OIB, which is a union of coordination for automotive sector exporters.

Continuously active for 27 consecutive years and with an exports level of 25,6 billion dollars by the end of 2017, OIB's share in the total exports of UIB is 87% and as such, it continues to be a determined leader in exports, a status it has maintained for many years.

As the export champion of the last twelve years and Turkey's largest export sector, the automotive industry is in first place in commercial vehicle manufacture in Europe.


OSD
The Automotive Manufacturers Association (OSD), established in 1974, represents the automotive manufacturers operating in Turkey at domestic and international levels.

OSD is an active member of the Association of International Automobile Manufacturers (OICA).

The Mission of OSD is to:
  • Contribute to the development of a sustainable and internationally competitive automotive industry in Turkey,
  • Collect, analyse and circulate information on the automotive industry among its members and the public at large,
  • Study issues of mutual interest to its members and develop industry position on these matters,
  • Promote industry policies in the domestic and international arena with the concerned parties and the public in general.


OTEP
“Automotive Technology Platform” (OTEP) is founded in 2008 with support of TUBITAK incentive to unite the organizations operating in Turkey which are directly or indirectly related with automotive industry, in order to improve the R&D capability and ensure the competitiveness of Turkey’s long-term aims in this field.

OTEP’s membership structure constitutes of OEM’s, Automotive Industry Suppliers, Engineering, Test and Analysis firms and Universities which allows the balanced representation of related stakeholders in the automotive sector. In this point Vision and Mission of OTEP is stated as follows;

Vision: “To maintain an internationally competitive R&D and innovation infrastructure in Turkish Automotive Industry.“

Mission: “To form policy and foster cooperation in order to develop R&D and innovation capabilities of Turkish Automotive Industry.”

Automotive Technology Platform (OTEP) continues to work in line with its Vision and Mission, in order to create added value by coordinating R&D activities at national and EU level, to stimulate innovative new investments for a strong Turkish economy.


TAYSAD
TAYSAD;
  • Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, TAYSAD is the sole and most competent representative of the Turkish automotive supplier industry
  • With 400 members, TAYSAD represents 70% of the output of the automotive supplier industry and 80% of the industry’s exports
  • 80% of TAYSAD’s members operate in the Marmara region;12% in the Aegean region and 8% in other regions of Turkey
  • 400 TAYSAD members employ more than 160,000 people.
  • 25% of TAYSAD members have foreign partners who hold varying levels of shares
  • TAYSAD is a member of CLEPA, the European Association of Automotive Suppliers (www.clepa.be)
  • TAYSAD has a reference position within Turkey for domestic and international OEM’s, Tier 1 Suppliers and institutions being the representative of Turkish Automotive Parts and Components Suppliers
  • TAYSAD holds ESCA Silver Label and ISO 9001 Certificates.


Our Vision
“3T-10-2030” To put the Turkish Automotive Supplier Industry into the top ten in the Global Automotive Market through its Design-Technology-Supply capability.

Our Mission
As the most competent non-governmental organization in its own sector, TAYSAD strives to create strategies to meet the expectations of its members and to support the sustainable growth of the Automotive Supply industry through globally competitive businesses.

To ensure that it continues to serve as a “Reference Institution” in its own sector, TAYSAD keep developing itself by working in coordination with official institutions and stake holders through the strength derived from its values.


In cooperation with;

SAE International
SAE INTERNATIONAL;
SAE International (American Society of Automotive Engineers) is a USA based global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International’s core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. To this end, SAE arrange many publications, conferences and congresses, and conducts professional supervision activities.


ORGANIZING COMMITEE


Prof. Dr. Orhan Behiç Alankuş
OKAN UNIVERSITY
IAEC’18 Conference Chair

Associate Prof. Dr. Özgen Akalın
İTÜ

Prof. Dr. Günay Anlaş
BOĞAZİÇİ UNIVERSITY

Süheyl Baybalı
TAYSAD

Efe Erdem
FORD OTOSAN

Associate Prof. Dr. Alptekin Ergenç
YTÜ

Prof. Dr. Mustafa İlhan Gökler
ODTÜ

Özlem Güçlüer
OSD

Serhat Türker
TAYSAD

Alper Kaya
OİB

Özcan Kolbaşı
OİB

İffet İyigün Meydanlı
FARPLAS

Ernur Mutlu
OTEP

Dr. Ömür Öcal
VESTEL

Deniz Özdemir
INFOTRON

Sonay Uluca Sabuncu
ANADOLU ISUZU

Canan Ergün Tavukçu
OSD

Mustafa Üstertuna
MERCEDES-BENZ TURK

ADVISORY BOARD


Prof. Dr. Metin Ergeneman
ITU

Prof. Dr. Ali Göktan
ITU

Prof. Dr. Cem Soruşbay
ITU

İbrahim Korkmaz
TOFAŞ

Umut Genç
EATRON YAZILIM VE MÜHENDİSLİK TEKNOLOJİLERİ
Yazılım ve Mühendislik Teknolojileri

Tolga Kaan Doğancıoğlu
KORDSA TEKNİK TEKSTİL A.Ş.

Prof. Dr. Haluk Görgün
GEBZE TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

Dr. Tarık Öğüt
FİGES

Prof. Dr. Tuna Balkan
ODTU

Doç. Dr. İpek Başdoğan
KOÇ UNIVERSITY

Dr. İsmail Durgun
TOFAŞ

Prof. Dr. Murat Ereke
ITU

Prof. Dr. N. Sefa Kuralay
DEU

Dr. Recep Kurt
MARTUR

Yrd. Doç. Dr. Emir Kutluay
HACETTEPE UNIVERSITY

Prof. Dr. Ferruh Öztürk
ULUDAĞ UNIVERSITY

Dr. Melih Papila
SABANCI UNIVERSITY

Prof. Dr. Nejat Tuncay
OKAN UNIVERSITY

Yrd. Doç. Dr. Erdem Uzunsoy
BURSA TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

Prof. Dr. Mustafa Ünel
SABANCI UNIVERSITY

Prof. Dr. Samim Ünlüsoy
ODTU


Technical Director

Ali Tanju
DECI Adv. & MarCom.

IAEC Team

Özge Ekinci - OSD
Burak Şahin – TAYSAD