conference agile in automotive
Agile Automotive Conference

Agile Automotive Conference

Congress for agile system development in automotive electronics

The Agile Automotive Conference has been well established as the leading congress about agile development processes, methods and practices within the automotive electronics industry. Together with the well-known congress organiser Euroforum, Kugler Maag Cie has designed this conference and runs the contentual conduction.

Safe the Date: 4th Agile Automotive Conference 2018

The 4th Agile Automotive Conference will take place on November 14th & 15th, 2018.

Corporate agility comprises more than agile project management. In fact, it doesn't stop at the corporation's boundaries. Hence the leading car manufactures and suppliers launched a working group – the Agile Automotive Community

This open community is working out solution patterns particullary in matters of

  • alternatives co-operation forms for contracting
  • agile product development
  • agile collaboration in cross-company development teams
  • continuous integration and delivery cross organizational borders.

Delegates from the Agile Automotive Community were pleased to present first-hand insights.

This was the 3rd Agile Automotive Conference 2017


  • Agile projects in the project initiation phase: Assessment, organisation and contract: Veit Lemke, IAV
  • Agile – just do it: Axel Schröder and Steffen Golz, AS&P and Porsche
  • An Agile Development Method for Multiple Product Lines of Automotive Software Systems: Kengo Hayashi and Mikio Aoyama, Denso
  • In search of Trust, Learning and Managing Complexity: Maria Hansson, Volvo Cars
  • Taking CI to the next level using Automated Visteon Corporate Jenkins Template and Docker Deployment: Ganesh Kumar, Visteon
  • Agile in Braking Systems: Ingo Alfter and Ulrich Bodenhausen, ZF TRW with Vector Consutling
  • In search of Trust, Learning and Managing Complexity: Maria Hansson, Volvo Cars
  • Business digitalization builds on BizDevOps capabilities: Håkan Schildt, Scania
  • Agility@ZF – our way to Agility: Michael Wolff and Peter Feulner, ZF Friedrichshafen 
  • Agile methodology and Automotive SPICE across company borders: Tobias Bressler and Markus Müller, IAV and Kugler Maag Cie
  • Experiences with SAFe implementation: Fredrik Westin and Jens Svensson, Volvo Trucks

Workshops und Tutorials

  • Teaching Git(Hub) and Scrum with Lego and Arduino – A fun case study from Continental VED: Alexander Mann-Wahrenberg, Continental
  • Agile – impacting the collaboration between OEM and Tier 1: Sascha Preissler, Elektrobit
  • Scaled Agility in Regulated Environments: Peter Pedross, PEDCO
  • Agile Organization Readiness Check: Frank Sazama and Frank Besemer, Kugler Maag Cie
  • OEMs in Wonderland – How to find the balance between disruption and a controlled transformation process: Andreas Heinecke, MHP
  • Commercial & Legal Best Practice @ Agile Collaboration!: Kristian Borkert, JURIBO Legal & Consulting

The Advisory Panel

  • Dr. Michael Jantzer, Bosch
  • Simon Fürst, BMW
  • Andrea Ketzer, Continental
  • Hans-Jürgen Kugler, Kugler Maag Cie,
  • Hans-Georg Frischkorn, Strategy Consultent
  • Dr. Thorsten Henninger, Volkswagen
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