4th Fireside Talk

21 January 2021  |  4:30 p.m. CET  |  Virtual Event

We start the new year together with you at our 4th Fireside Talk - this time purely virtual. You will receive an update on current activities as well as an outlook on planned activities in 2021. Traditionally, we have again prepared a special discussion topic this year: 

The Vehicle Interior
of the Future

New vehicle concepts and drive technologies pave the way for a fundamental reassessment and redesign of vehicle interiors. But where is the technological journey going and what does this mean for the virtual development process? Gain exciting views and insights into technological approaches at our Fireside Talk.


4:30 p.m.

Arrival of the Guests and Virtual Face-to-Face Networking

5:00 p.m.

Welcome and Motivation
Alexander F. Walser | Managing Director asc(s e.V.

5:05 p.m.

asc(s Network Activities 2021
Alexander F. Walser  |  Managing Director asc(s e.V.

5:30 p.m.


Vehicle Interior of the Future
Frank M. Rinderknecht
CEO Rinspeed AG, Switzerland

Automated Vehicles: What can we expect as users?
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfram Remlinger
Head of Interior Design Engineering, Institute for Engineering Design and Industrial Design, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Activating Vehicle Interior by Research - Industry Collaboration
Arto Hippula
Tampere University, Tampere Unit Computer Human Interaction - TAUCHI, Finland


User experience as a new design criteria for vehicle interior design of the future
Serge Laverdure 
Head of the Connected and Automated Vehicle Unit, ESI Group

7:00 p.m.

Podium Discussion
The Vehicle Interior of the Future

7:30 p.m.

Interactive Round Table

8:00 p.m.


Target Audience

The event is exclusive for members of the asc(s e.V and invited guests. We welcome all simulation experts from our member companies to get new impulses and be informed about the upcoming asc(s network activities.


We welcome you on the online event platform HOPIN. 


The participation is free of charge for asc(s members and invited guests. Event language will be English.



Automotive Solution Center for Simulation e.V.
Mr. Alexander F. Walser
Curiestraße 2  |  70563 Stuttgart |  Germany
events@asc-s.de |  +49 (0) 711 699659-10 |  www.asc-s.de


Automotive Solution Center for Simulation e.V. |  Curiestraße 2 |  70563 Stuttgart |  Germany
Pictures: © FOTOLIA/ Adobe Stock (background: smileus, header: gaukharyerk, vehicle interior: Gorodenkoff]) , asc(s e.V.