Vector Forum 2020 goes global

Extraordinary circumstances are challenging business continuity in many respects. The uncertainties demand efficient Engineering and Collaboration Models. Those who can beat the odds will reinforce competitiveness. And prepare themselves well for any next big challenges.

Struggling with the magic triangle has increased. How to cope with Cost, Quality, and Innovation to stay ahead? How to boost agility along safety and cybersecurity needs? How to work with distributed teams and deliver high productivity?


Join the online Vector Forum 2020 on Achieving Engineering Competitiveness. For the first time it is virtual and global, and as usual interactive and free of charge.

Learn hands-on from leading experts about CollaborationDigital TransformationSystems Engineering and Continuous Everything in different domains. Benefit from case studies and online discussions to #StayCompetitive in your own environment.

Your key take-aways:

  • Bosch, Daimler, Infineon, Knorr-Bremse, Thales, ZF and Vector will share practical experiences
  • Exchange ideas with experts and professionals
  • Reserve a free online consulting slot with one of our experts

The participation is free for you.

Event language: English.

Time and Venue

When: Thursday, June 25, 2020, 10:00 - 16:00 CEST

  • 04:00 - 10:00 Detroit, USA
  • 13:30 - 19:30 Bangalore, India
  • 16:00 - 22:00 Shanghai, China
  • 17:00 - 23:00 Seoul, Korea

Where: On your computer - It is a virtual event

Event Format

  • Presentation:  20 minutes
  • Live Q&A: 10 minutes 
  • Break after each presentation: 10 minutes

Presentations and Agenda

Time Presentations Speakers
10:00-10:20 CEST Welcome: #StayCompetitive – Success with the New Normal
Dr. Christof Ebert
Vector Consulting Services
10:30-11:00 CEST Perfectly Keyless – Connectivity and Collaboration at Bosch
Andreas Theisen, Dr. Daniel Kornek and Dr. Hubertus Becker
11:10-11:40 CEST Agile Co-Engineering at Infineon – A Use Case
Dr. Thomas Röcker
11:40-12:00 CEST Break and Virtual Exhibition  
12:00-12:30 CEST Intuition beats Complexity: Social Media for Requirements Engineering at ZF
Dr. Joachim Fox
12:40-13:10 CEST eMobility: How to Scale an Agile Project to a Global Product Portfolio
Heiko Stuis
Daimler Trucks Asia
13:20-13:50 CEST Virtual Teamwork - Collaboration Models at Knorr-Bremse
Alexander Dobry
13:50-14:10 CEST Vector Quiz with Surprise Prizes  
14:10-14:40 CEST Innovative Engineering: Optimizing Safety, Security and Test
Dr. Arnulf Braatz
Vector Consulting Services
14:50-15:20 CEST Convergence IT and Embedded: From Things to Cloud and back
Bertrand Tavernier
15:30-16:00 CEST Event Summary and Outlook
Dr. Christof Ebert
Vector Consulting Services



"Recommended event for those interested in quality talks and contacts with the relevant experts."
- Lorenz Slansky, Daimler

"Highly attractive conference program due to its variety of speakers and a sophisticated organization. We will certainly come back next year."
- Dr. Robert K. Schmidt, Denso

"Many thanks for inviting me to the Vector Forum. Outstanding event! I enjoyed it as before."
- Dr. Andre Weimerskirch, Lear

"Many new ideas and stimulus from your as usual excellent Vector Forum."
- Dr. Ulrich Lefarth, Thales

Your Contact

Vector Event Team

Anh Kim

Ingersheimer Str. 24
70499 Stuttgart, Germany
Tel.: +49 711 80 670 1535