Telematics Wire is
organising the fifth edition of the biggest gathering in the auto sector, Connected
Vehicle 2020 from 3-5 March, 2020, at Radisson Blu.
conference and exhibition will have participation of more than 1200 registered
delegates, 80 exhibitors, and 60 speakers. There will be 10 sessions discussing
the pressing issues and the future of the automotive industry, i.e., connected,
autonomous, smart, shared & electric mobility.
India is a fast-emerging
market for connected vehicle business along with vehicle telematics which is
developing quite promisingly in the country. Telematics-enabled mobility is the
key to the implementation of Intelligent Transportation System, which is
expected to drive the future of connected transportation. The Ministry of Road
Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has taken laudable initiatives regarding road
safety to reduce road accidents.
encouraging and mandating the provision of a certified vehicle location
tracking device and one or more emergency buttons in public transport vehicles
is likely to enhance safety and security. As the ministry is also planning to
make ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance System) a mandatory feature in the
upcoming vehicles by early 2022, the time has come for the industry to step up
and support the government to incorporate these technologies in the ITS
“Over the next few years, we
will see many applications and services based on ‘Connected Vehicle’. Also, the
automotive & transportation industry will see huge investment in cyber
security, blockchain, data analytics and AI/ML. All this call for continued
deliberations amongst the subject matter experts and interest groups on Connected
Vehicle platform,” said Maneesh Prasad, CEO, Telematics Wire.
Brendan Ward, the Ambassador
of Ireland to India said, “The technology sector in Ireland is leading the
mobility revolution, be it disruptive technologies, hardware and/or data
services that support autonomous, connected, electric and shared technologies.
Through our participation in the CV2020 conference, we aim to reach out to the Auto industry to
showcase the Irish technology ecosystem and share all the latest developments
in the sector, while welcoming Indian companies to visit Ireland to witness the
Topics such as Intelligent
Connectivity, ADAS Adoption & Exploring Vehicle Autonomy, Simulation &
Testing, Emerging Technologies like AI, ML, Blockchain, Speech & Voice
Recognition, Intelligent Cloud & Data Management, M2M & IoT Solutions
in Smart City Mobility, Connected Vehicle Cyber Security and Automotive
Telematics are just a few among many of the hot topics that will give the
audience an insight into the future of vehicles. Utmost care has been taken in
choosing the topics that are relevant to the present times and will help in
coming out with the solutions to make the future more connected and
“With an aim to create a
highly interactive, knowledge-sharing and networking platform for the connected
and autonomous vehicle ecosystem, Connected Vehicle 2020 will drive new
business opportunities and foster innovation,” further added Maneesh Prasad.
Industry experts from Maruti
Suzuki, Daimler, Groupe PSA, Tata Motors, Ford Motor Company, Mahindra
Electric, Volvo Group, Škoda Auto Volkswagen India, Piaggio Vehicles,
Mercedes-Benz, VE Commercial Vehicles, TVS Motor Company, Hero MotoCorp,
Mahindra and Mahindra, Renault-Nissan, Eicher Motors, Hyundai and Royal
Enfield, among others are some of the leading automobile manufacturers
participating in the three-day conference and exhibition.
Thomas Fricke, MD, Daimler
Buses India said, “As a global market leader, Daimler Buses drives innovative
solutions for its customers. India provides a perfect framework for connected
mobility solutions. Thus, here in India, we have now with BS VI, the chance to
bring an intelligent Passenger-Transport-Ecosystem to the customers, which
enables Fleet Operators and Customers to ride with our Buses unconditionally.
Our Bus Connect app for passengers enables them to live track their bus and get
alerts as it reaches their boarding location. Our Bus Connect portal helps
fleet owners to manage their fleet more efficiently and reap better profits. We
are happy to have the chance to explain this cutting-edge technology at Connected
“I would like to thank
Telematics Wire for organizing ‘Connected Vehicle 2020’ which brings the
connected vehicles industry closer to the stakeholders and gives an opportunity
to showcase the emerging technologies in the connected vehicle space. At
Piaggio, we believe in providing path-breaking solutions in the last mile
transportation segment with best in class technology offerings to our
customers. Taking forward the same philosophy, we have recently launched Ape’
Electrik brand, under which, we are developing both Swappable & Fixed
Battery technology solutions to serve the varied needs of the customer,” said
Diego Graffi, MD & CEO, Piaggio Vehicles Pvt Ltd.
Connected Vehicle 2020 has
already confirmed the attendance of sponsors such as Secure Things, MSC
Software Corporation (Part of Hexagon), Elektrobit, Tata Communications, Aptiv,
Wind River, MathWorks, Western Digital, Intel, Zilogic Systems, IDA Ireland,
SBD Automotive, ESCRYPT, Infineon Technologies, Lite Point, Umlaut, Continental,
Trak N Tell and Omnicomm. In order to bring together all the major
stakeholders, domain experts, thought leaders, government officials, and
industry professionals, Connected Vehicle 2020 has opened registration for
Visitors. Those interested automotive enthusiasts can visit the conference website at
www.CV2020.in and register online to book their seats.