26 - 29 November 2018

Dubai World Trade Centre

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The Commercial and Autonomous Vehicles workshops

The Commercial and Autonomous Vehicles workshops will cover the latest in technology for the industry, with topics such as telematics, blockchain, and road safety.

The agenda: 

26 November 2018

12:00 – 12:30 Benefits of telematics and driver training in the trucking industry

      • How can telematics help reduce operational costs
      • Importance of truck driver training relating to safety and reducing operating costs
      • How active & passive safety systems on trucks are evolving in reducing accidents and fatalities.


Speaker: Naveen Sook, FleetBoard Manager at Daimler Commercial Vehicles MENA

13:00 – 13:30 How is AI and Blockchain used in commercial vehicles?

      • Smart and Dynamic Contracts
      • Machine and Deep learning application for rates standardization
      • Bot based transportation coordination


Speaker: Abhinav Chaudhary, COO at Truxapp MENASA

14:00 – 14:30 Fueling the Future: Automated Driving and Intelligent Connectivity solutions

Speakers: Andrew Bevan, Smart Mobility Director, Parsons and Hamid Iravani, Transportation Planning Director and Fellows Board Member, Parsons

15:00 – 15:30 Importance of tyre rotation in industrial /off highway vehicles

      • Right time & procedure for tyre rotation
      • Fitment of right tyre on the same axle & in case of dual fitment
      • Extracting maximum performance in case of bias & radial mix on the machine


Speaker:  Rahul Bhardwaj, Divisional Head for AMA Region – Off Highway Tyres at Apollo Tyres Middle East




14:00 – 14:30 Road safety in commercial vehicles

      • The responsibility of the transportation industry
      • The 3x E’s of road safety
      • How to bring it to life!


Speaker:  Thomas Edelmann, Founder & Managing Director at RoadSafetyUAE