Ricardo North America to Participate in Four Future Tech Presentations at SAE International’s COMVEC

Ricardo North America to Participate in Four Future Tech Presentations at SAE International’s COMVEC
15 September 2020

Ricardo executives will provide insight to commercial vehicle challenges in a series of technical sessions alongside other automotive industry leaders.

Ricardo North America (Ricardo) will showcase its auto industry design and engineering expertise during SAE International’s COMVEC™ Digital Summit on Sept. 15 and 16. Ricardo executives will discuss new commercial vehicle industry trends alongside companies such as AVL Powertrain Engineering Inc., FEV, Ford and Cummins.

Ricardo executives will organize, moderate and act as panelists in four presentations at the virtual event, outlining views on training practices, user experience (UX) and advanced propulsion systems. They will also detail how Ricardo’s more than 105 years of creating engineering solutions puts it squarely at the heart of transportation and mobility innovation.

“The COMVEC Digital Summit provides an ideal opportunity for Ricardo to showcase our mobility solutions across the commercial vehicle marketplace, including thermal management, electrification, fuel cell powertrains and automation,” said Chris Brockbank, Vice President of Technology and Strategy.

Ricardo North America will participate in presentations that include the “Role of Design in Product Development;” “Competencies Shifting as Technology Changes;” “Relationships of Start-ups and Larger, Established Companies;” and “Thermal Management of Advanced Propulsion Systems for Commercial Vehicles.”

“As SAE shifted COMVEC to a digital experience, our organizers worked to create a program that offered the same in-depth content, expert speakers and knowledge sharing that was scheduled for our in-person event,” said Michael Weinert, commercial vehicle sector vice president, SAE International. “We are honored to have a partner like Ricardo for this effort as their technical expertise will be shared within a number of technical sessions will help event participants solve the problems affecting the commercial vehicle industry today and tomorrow.”