The 4th Rutronik Automotive Congress provides a preview of the future

The 4th Rutronik Automotive Congress on 14 and 15 November will once again bring together numerous initiators, developers, and decision-makers from the German automotive industry at the CongressCentrum Pforzheim. With the congress, the Rutronik Automotive Business Unit has created a platform that links manufacturers of electronic components with OEMs and their suppliers, and makes it possible to look at trend topics in the automotive industry from different perspectives.

The main topics “Light & Visibility: What will change in the lighting sector?”, “On-board networks, power and MCU: What about research and testing for drive solutions of the future?”, and “Automotive Sensor Technology & ADAS: Which intelligent technologies will make driving even safer?” will be analyzed and discussed in three sessions.

Visitors can expect the following highlights and speakers:
Keynote on E-Mobility:
Dr. Joachim Damasky, Senior Advisor Corporate Governmental Affairs and Chairman at BMW.
Keynote on semiconductors and the Cariad strategy within the VW Group:
Jens Oberle, Senior Semiconductor Purchasing Specialist at Cariad
Presentation on Trends and Legislation in Exterior Lighting:
Dr. Wolfgang Huhn, Senior Advisor at Driving Vision News and Chairman GTB WS-S at DVN
Presentation on Mobility with 48 V:
Mustafa Dinc, Senior Vice President Business Development Automotive Global at Vishay
Presentation on vehicle electrical system architecture and zone controllers:
Dr. Thomas Blasius, Senior Director Automotive Application Marketing and Management at Infineon
“The fact that the Rutronik Automotive Congress is already taking place for the fourth time and that we are once again welcoming a number of renowned speakers shows how important this event has become for the automotive industry,” emphasizes Uwe Rahn, Director Automotive Business Unit at Rutronik. “We are looking forward to two innovative and constructive days of helping to shape the future of mobility.”

All on-site presentations will be held in German. Further information and the link to the registration platform are available at

About Rutronik (

Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH was founded in 1973 and celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2023 under the claim “Committed to celebrate”. Since five decades, the independent family-owned company based in Ispringen, Germany, stands for continuous expansion focused on high-growth future markets.
In the fiscal year 2022, its around 1,900 employees generated sales of 1.28 billion euros, serving more than 40,000 customers. With more than 80 offices worldwide and logistics centers in Austin (Texas), Shanghai, Singapore, and Hong Kong, Rutronik ensures comprehensive customer support in Europe, Asia, and North America. The company focuses on high-growth future markets that will shape the world of electronics tomorrow. These are Advanced Materials, Advanced Measurement, Processing & Analytics, Advanced Robotics, Automation, Biotechnology, Energy & Power, Future Mobility, IIoT & Internet of everything, Industry 4.0, Medical & Healthcare, and Transportation, Logistics & Supply Chain.

To serve customers in these future markets, the RUTRONIK AUTOMOTIVE, RUTRONIK EMBEDDED, RUTRONIK POWER, RUTRONIK SMART, and RUTRONIK SYSTEM SOLUTIONS initiatives bundle expertise, specific product portfolios, and consultancy support. In this regard, Rutronik relies on customized solutions that are tailored to the respective needs. The services range from competent technical support in product development and Design-Ins, through the diverse product portfolio of leading manufacturers, to the company’s software and hardware solutions with partly patented Rutronik IP.

Customized logistics systems, reliable supply chain management, and logistics centers worldwide ensure on-time delivery. The Rutronik24 e-commerce platform completes Rutronik’s range of services. Further information is available at

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