EKRA Lausitzring
September 26 – 27, 2023


The ADAS Experience

We are looking forward to the technical opening of the DEKRA city courses with you as part of the ADAS Experience . In addition to top-class presentations, you can expect live demonstrations of test scenarios, technologies, and test equipment related to the development of safety-supporting driver assistance systems on our test tracks.


    Tuesday, September 26, 2023

    The times given here refer to CEST = UTC+2h

    Maren Finck - carhs.training gmbh; Uwe Burckhardt - DEKRA Automobil GmbH
    Opening Remarks by the DEKRA Managing Director

    Guido Kutschera - CEO Region GSA DEKRA Group; Chairman of the board of Managing Directors, DEKRA Automobil GmbH

    Next Generation Automotive Technologies Demand the Next Generation Proving Ground

    From real world Scenarios to real world Testing - Derivation of Requirements for a Test Track Based on real Accident Data
    Dr.-Ing. Christian T. Erbsmehl, Pascal Breitlauch - Fraunhofer Institute for Transportation and Infrastructure Systems IVI
    • Future requirements for ADAS and AD Assessment
    • The need of realistic data
    • Derivation of Test Track Requirements
    • The Vision of Data-Eco-Systems for Assessment
    Evolving PG for the Development and Validation of AD in Different ODDs

    Dr. Sebastian Siegl - AUDI AG; Uwe Burckhardt - DEKRA Automobil GmbH
    • Autonomous driving and proving ground testing
    • Scenario and swarm-based testing in different operational design domains
    • Connectivity and Infrastructure on the proving ground
    Coffee Break

    Future UN Regulations and NCAP Requirements on ADAS

    FRAV & ACPE: Legal Requirements for ADAS

    Dr.-Ing. Patrick Seiniger - BASt - German Federal Highway Research Institute
    • FRAV (Functional Performance Requirements for Automated Driving Systems and ADS-Equipped Vehicles)
    • ACPE (Acceleration Control for Pedal Error)
    Euro NCAP Assisted Driving Grading 2024

    Adriano Palao - Euro NCAP
    • New ACC Performance assessment: PTW and VRU scenarios
    • New Driver Monitoring requirements
    • New “Hands-off” Assisted Driving systems assessment
    Euro NCAP ADAS Testing and Assessment for Commercial Vehicles

    Matthew Avery - Euro NCAP; Dr.-Ing. Patrick Seiniger - BASt - German Federal Highway Research Institute ; Christian Semisch - DEKRA Automobil GmbH
    • Motivation and strategy
    • Testing
    • First results
    Lunch Break

    International Consumer Protection Requirements on ADAS

    Update on IIHS AEB Pedestrian and New Car-to-Car Front Crash Prevention Testing

    Dr. David Kidd - Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    • Pedestrian AEB testing and performance
    • New car-to-car front crash prevention testing
    • Justification
    • Early results
    Safety Instructions

    Maren Finck - carhs.training gmbh
    Shuttle Service to the DEKRA City Course Test Tracks

    Live Demonstrations with Opening of the DEKRA City Course Test Tracks

    Evening Event with Driving Activities
    • Self-Driving Experience
      • GP Track
      • Off-Road
      • Highspeed Oval
    *valid driver license required
    Program subject to change.

    DEKRA city courses

    • Over 80,000 m² of test tracks (1.6 km x 0.2 km)
    • Up to 4-lane roads and intersections
    • Mobile perimeter development
    • Autonomous driving level 3-5
    • All urban and suburban scenarios
    • V2X
    • 3 modules:
      • Small town
      • Large city
      • Free scenarios (NCAP compliant)

    To register for the ADAS Experience, please complete the form below by September 8, 2023.


    DEKRA Lausitzring
    Lausitzallee 1
    01998 Klettwitz