automotive cognitive technologies & smart mobility services

September 28-29, 2017, Kempinski Hotel Bristol Berlin, Germany

acts! - The Future of Connecting Driving Technologies 
The annual industry event acts! 2017 is a combination of inspirational expert keynotes and well-moderated, interactive World Café sessions, private discussion rounds and networking sessions. Join the conversations of over 2 days of knowledge exchange to gain a deeper understanding of the latest trends and tasks in car connectivity as well as apps and ensure your share in the growing and promising market. Be an active part of the connected car reality, discover how vehicle automation will change urban mobility and cover the full scope of car connectivity and apps integration into the IoT ecosystem presented by market leaders and new market players.

Until the most interactive connected driving technologies event in Europe starts!



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Not sponsors. The acts! is a unique event in the business & technology world because of our relationship with our partners. Our aim is to support them to reach their targets and inspire innovation. Position your business as a thought leader at the acts! 2017 and join us today!

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Key Topics 2016

  • Disruptive innovations – How should traditional automotive companies cope with this change and what will be the main technical/method challenges to overcome
  • Millennials and the connected car - Identify what the auto industry needs to do in order to adapt to new mobility paradigms
  • The digitalisation of mobility: How vehicles become road sensors and create data for new use cases
  • OEMS and 3rd  party cooperation: How do you get more 3rd party content into the cars?
  • How can we get from ‘app development versus vehicle development’ to an authentic vehicle app development process?
  • Digital innovation: How can we make strategic product or service decisions informed by data?
  • OTA – How to finally make money with connected cars
  • The mighty and the micro: How can OEMs and micro-enterprises work more collaboratively to accelerate connected car innovation?
  • Cyber security in connected cars: vulnerabilities in V2V/V2x and wireless communications on vehicle


Movers & Shakers 2015

  • "The networking was better than on any other event!"
    Lena Hoffmann, Zühlke Engineering

  • "
    Engaging key stakeholders in open discusions."
    Hendrik Frank, VW AG

  • "Just a great event!"
    Milos Purkert, ŠKODA AUTO a.s

  • "
    Perfect mixture of companies, people and responsibilities. The voting system was very valuable"
    Thorsten Köhler, Continental

  • "
    Great conference with interesting presentations and great community."
    Luis Barbarro Gil, PSA

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acts! fuels you with new ideas, new connections and new inspirations.

From apps specialists to connected car strategists, from mobility experts to automotive software, data and electronics genius; whatever hat you wear or wherever you stand on the spectrum of connected driving technologies and business model innovation, the conference has something of interest to you.

Last year we were joined by over 150 delegates, so you can be sure you’ll be in good company.

Here is just a sample of who attended:

150+ decision makers in one place in 2 days! Don't miss out!

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The acts! 2017 Sessions

6+ Icebreaker

Roundtables on the evening before the first conference day. The Icebreaker is a first informal networking.

6+ Challenge your Peers

Parallel round table discussions offer the delegates the possibility to talk about their own challenges.

Automotive App Lounge

Have you developed an app suitable for the automotive environment? Are you working on an app right now? we.CONECT gives you the opportunity to showcase your work and ideas.

6+ World Café Session

Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.

Training Session

An environment that allows participants to be guided through specific topics from experts in small groups.

Keynotes & Best Practices

Top speakers, trendsetters, evangelists and experts in the field share their personal experience.

Panel Discussion

A moderated conversation where hand-picked industry experts discuss current and future issues from different perspectives.

Tweetback & Connect

The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion.

Live Tech Take

Delegates and solution providers have the chance to actively participate in product and service demos on the expo floor.

More than 30+ hours of networking and exchange - projects, concepts and solutions - 360°

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Kempinski Hotel Bristol Berlin, Germany


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