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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 β€” automated driving, connected driving and clean driving β€”Β  and took part in open discussions. Watch the video to get an overview of the pace of change and innovation ahead.

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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.

The future of transportation: Anders Nielsen CTO VW Truck & Bus Anders Nielsen talks about the collaboration between Scania and MAN and the future of transportation at the Innovation Day Hamburg, 11 October 2017. Automated driving, digital services, and clean transportation are the focus areas.

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

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About our speakers

Andreas Renschler

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.

Johann Jungwirth

Chief Digital Officer of Volkswagen AG

Topic: Digitization and smart technologies with focus on society & culture, industries and mobility.

Anders Nielsen

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.

Henrik Henriksson

President and Chief Executive Officer of Scania

Topic: Automated driving innovations in the Volkswagen Truck & Bus Group and Scania connected services.

Joachim Drees

Chief Executive Officer of MAN SE and MAN Truck & Bus AG

Topic: Clean transportation in the Volkswagen Truck & Bus Group and MAN digital services.

Markus Lipinsky

Chief Executive Officer of RIO

Topic: Digitization of logistics and more efficient transportation with RIO.

Eckhard Scholz

Chief Executive Officer of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles

Topic: Electrification of last-mile distribution.

Roberto Cortes

Chief Executive Officer of MAN Latin America

Topic: Needs for e-distribution in the growing cities of emerging markets.

Use cases

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

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.

Connected driving

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.

Clean driving

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.

Julia Kroeber-Riel

Head of Corporate Communications & Governmental Relations

julia.kroeber-riel@vwtb.com

Fritz Platzer

Head of Newsdesk

fritz.platzer@vwtb.com

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