This was the Innovation Day 2017
The first Volkswagen Truck & Bus Innovation Day
took place on October 11, 2017.
The first Volkswagen Truck & Bus Innovation Day took place on October 11, 2017.
Our CEOs and the R&D team presented the three focus fields for future technologies of our Group — automated driving, connected driving and clean driving — and took part in open discussions. Watch the video to get an overview of the pace of change and innovation ahead.
Watch the expert videos
Strategic challenges: Andreas Renschler, CEO VW Truck & Bus
Andreas Renschler talks about the development of the Volkswagen Truck & Bus Group at the Innovation Day Hamburg October 11, 2017. What are the industry trends, cooperation models and challenges for the future?
Automated, connected, clean driving: Joachim Drees, CEO, MAN SE and MAN Truck & Bus AG
Joachim Drees presents his views on automated driving, connectivity and clean transportation, as well as his highlights of the Innovation Day Hamburg, October 11 2017.
Automated driving: Henrik Henriksson, CEO of Scania
Henrik Henriksson on automated driving innovations in the Volkswagen Truck & Bus Group and Scania connected services at the Innovation Day Hamburg, October 11, 2017
Efficiency Systems presents the MAN eTGM: Stefan Fries, Project Manager
Scania Hybrid: Ema Ceco, Press Test Manager
Volkswagen Truck & Bus Innovation Day – from a bird’s eye view
About our speakers
Member of the Board of Volkswagen AG
Chief Executive Officer of Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH
Topic: Changing the game in transportation: Strategic view on the development of the Volkswagen Truck & Bus Group with focus on industry trends, cooperation models, and common innovation roadmaps.
Chief Digital Officer of Volkswagen AG
Topic: Digitization and smart technologies with focus on society & culture, industries and mobility.
Chief Technical Officer of Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH
Topic: Organizing engineering in the Group focusing on the topics of automated driving, digital services, and clean transportation.
President and Chief Executive Officer of Scania
Topic: Automated driving innovations in the Volkswagen Truck & Bus Group and Scania connected services.
Chief Executive Officer of MAN SE and MAN Truck & Bus AG
Topic: Clean transportation in the Volkswagen Truck & Bus Group and MAN digital services.
Chief Executive Officer of RIO
Topic: Digitization of logistics and more efficient transportation with RIO.
Chief Executive Officer of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles
Topic: Electrification of last-mile distribution.
Chief Executive Officer of MAN Latin America
Topic: Needs for e-distribution in the growing cities of emerging markets.
Many of our innovations are being tested right now or are even already available on the market. Get to know our use cases!
Automated driving will change the transportation industry. This trend will make the transportation processes more efficient and safe. Automated driving is already applied in some areas. Our use cases will demonstrate this.
One of the megatrends today is connectivity. And everything and everyone is going digital. The same goes for our vehicles and customers. They will be able to work with data and connected driving in a way that will substantially enhance their businesses. At our Innovation Day you have the opportunity to experience our latest digital technologies.
A very important topic for us is to maintain a clean environment and develop our range of climate-friendly solutions. Please feel free to have a look at our concrete working fields to learn more.