Sponsoring 2017

Main Sponsor


Daimler AG is one of the world’s most successful automotive companies. With its divisions Mercedes-Benz Cars, Daimler Trucks, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Daimler Buses and Daimler Financial Services, the Daimler Group is one of the biggest producers of premium cars and the world’s biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles with a global reach.

Daimler Financial Services provides financing, leasing, fleet management, insurance, financial investments, credit cards, and innovative mobilityservices.

For more information, please visit: www.daimler.com


Cooperation Partner

With its four brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad, the BMW Group is the world’s leading premium manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles and also provides premium financial and mobility services. As a global company, the BMW Group operates 31 production and assembly facilities in 14 countries and has a global sales network in more than 140 countries.

The success of the BMW Group has always been based on long-term thinking and responsible action. The company has therefore established ecological and social sustainability throughout the value chain, comprehensive product responsibility and a clear commitment to conserving resources as an integral part of its strategy.

For more information, please visit: www.bmwgroup.com


The Volkswagen Group, with its headquarters in Wolfsburg, is one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe. The Group comprises twelve brands from seven European countries: Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Audi, SEAT, SKODA, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Porsche, Ducati, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Scania and MAN. The Group operates 120 production plants in 20 European countries and a further 11 countries in the Americas, Asia and Africa. Every weekday, 626,715 employees worldwide produce around 43,000 vehicles, and work in vehicle-related services or other fields of business. The Volkswagen Group sells its vehicles in 153 countries.

With its „TOGETHER – Strategy 2025“ future program, the Volkswagen Group is paving the way for the biggest change process in its history: the realignment of one of the best carmakers to become a globally leading provider of sustainable mobility.

For more information, please visit: www.volkswagenag.com


Content Partner


Engine size and horsepower put passion into motion. However, they do not guarantee pole position in international competition. This requires optimal processes, effective supply chains, excellent cost management and reliable risk management, as well as innovative mobility concepts and sustainable business models. This is where we can support you: with a committed team, multidisciplinary services, extensive industry experience and our passion for cars. EY – Wir bewegen nachhaltig®   – so that you can be one of the front runners tomorrow.

For more information, please visit: www.de.ey.com/automotive

Platin Partner


The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the automotive industry to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. BCG’s Center for Digital in Automotive helps automotive companies harness the digital transformation opportunities in the industry. Our expertise includes various projects from the development of new business models to the digitization of core processes along the entire value chain. BCG is a private company with 85 offices in 48 countries.

For more information, please visit: www.bcg.com.


Microsoft Deutschland GmbH, founded in 1983, is a subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation/Redmond, U.S.A., the world’s leading manufacturer of standard software, services and solutions, generating $85.32 billion in revenue and $16.80 billion in operating income (in fiscal year 2016; as of June 30, 2016). Alongside its headquarters in Munich Schwabing, Microsoft Deutschland GmbH operates six regional offices in Germany and employs more than 2,700 members of staff. In association with around 31,500 partners, Microsoft Deutschland GmbH serves companies of all sizes across all industries. The Advanced Technology Labs Europe (ATLE) in Munich is focused on research in IT security, privacy, mobility, mobile applications, and web services.

For more information, please visit: www.microsoft.de

Gold Partner


Adient is a global leader in automotive seating. With 75,000 employees operating 230 manufacturing/assembly plants in 33 countries worldwide, the company produces automotive seating for all vehicle classes and all major OEMs. From complete seating systems to individual components, the expertise spans every step of the automotive seat making process. Adient’s integrated, in-house skills take the products from research and design all the way to engineering and manufacturing – and into more than 25 million vehicles every year.

For more information, please visit: www.adient.com

E.ON is an investor owned energy company focusing entirely on energy grids, customer solutions and renewables. E.ON is leading the transition towards the new energy world, including integrated products and solutions for e-Mobility. In Denmark, E.ON offers and operates 1,200 public charging points and 39 fast chargers. Together with the partner CLEVER from Denmark E.ON founded a platform to establish an Pan-European Network with Ultrafast-Charging-Stations. In addition to enlarge the charging infrastructure in Germany E.ON has also started to build charging networks in Britain and Sweden.

For more information, please visit: www.eon.de


Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.

Founded in1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the first Google office was located in California in a garage owned by Susan Wojcicki’s (currently YouTube CEO). Today the headquarters of the US subsidiary Alphabet Inc. is the famous Googleplex in Mountain View, California. Google currently has more than 70 locations in over 50 countries.  The German headquarter is located in Hamburg. Over 1,100 employees are working for Google Germany.

For more information, please visit: www.google.de/intl/de/about/


Straight talking. Understanding and solving the problem before it becomes one. Delivering clear and practical legal advice that gets your job done. Hogan Lovells offers extensive experience and insights gained from working in some of the world’s most complex legal environments and markets for corporations, financial institutions, and governments. We help you identify and mitigate risk and make the most of opportunities. Our 2,500 lawyers on six continents provide practical legal solutions wherever your work takes you.

For more information, please visit: www.hoganlovells.com/automotive

NetApp is the data authority for hybrid cloud. We provide a full range of hybrid cloud data services that simplify management of applications and data across cloud and on-premises environments to accelerate digital transformation. Together with our partners, we empower global organizations to unleash the full potential of their data to expand customer touchpoints, foster greater innovation and optimize their operations.

For more information, visit www.netapp.com.

Silver Partner


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Excellent displays, underlining the technology, innovation and quality needs of future car models, are a premise for luxury cars. The JDI Europe GmbH, affiliate to the worldwide leading display maker „Japan Display Inc.“, is your strategic premium partner in automotive business, in order to realize your visions for the future.

For more information, please visit: http://www.j-display.com/english/

Pegasystems Inc. is a leader in software that streamlines business and enhances customer engagement in Global 3000 organizations. With more than 30 years of proven innovation, Pega seamlessly connects organizations with their customers across multiple channels in real time using market-leading CRM, advanced artificial intelligence, and powerful automation. Pega’s adaptive, cloud-architected applications – built on its unified Pega® Platform – empower people with comprehensive visual tools to easily extend and change applications to meet strategic business needs.

For more information, please visit: www.pega.com

Bronze Partner

Reverse Logistics Group

The Reverse Logistics Group and its affiliate CCR Logistics Systems AG (CCR) specialize, inter alia, in the set-up and operation of customized or collective take-back solutions for products, components and materials at their end-of-life. Within the Automotive Industry, CCR acts as an experienced outsourcing partner for Workshop Waste Management and Battery Collection for leading OEMs and distributors.

For more information, please visit: www.rev-log.com

Company Presentation

Established in 1968, Italdesign is one of the world’s leading companies in the provision of development services for the automotive industry. The company works closely with car makers covering all the phases through the development of styling, concept and vehicle architecture, series engineering, simulation, prototyping, testing and final pre-series prototypes. Italdesign has been part of the Volkswagen Group since 2010.

For more information, please visit: www.italdesign.it


Şenel Çelik

Şenel Çelik

Sales Director
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