APPLY AS A SPEAKER date_range June 19 – 21, 2022 |
The Henry, Detroit
Functional & Operational Safe Systems for Highly to Fully Autonomous Vehicles

The No. 1 Event on Functional, System and Operational Safety for highly to fully Automated Vehicles in the USA!

OSS.5 USA is the leading technical event bringing together all stakeholders who play an active role in the achievement of high-level functional, system and operational safety for highly to fully automated driving. After the great success of the third edition, the upcoming event will once again provide you with precise insights into new technical innovations, the latest updates to standards, and pressing challenges regarding operational and functional safety systems in Level 4 & 5 vehicles.

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At a glance!

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OSS.5 is a unique event focusing on the key challenges facing the automotive industry in terms of functional safety, operational and system safety of highly to fully autonomous vehicles. Over 150 leading AV safety experts will unveil their insights and best practices of testing, validation and verification in the autonomous vehicle safety field. Meet the experts at OSS.5 2022 in Detroit to gain a deeper business and technical understanding of how to speed up the functional and system safety of autonomous vehicles. 

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Safety & Security, Testing & Validation, Hardware & Software

HARA – how to develop a unified approach in the preparation of hazard, risk and undesired event analysis?

Real-world testing – how to approach field testing of automated and connected driving in urban environments

Perception – how to use sensor simulation concepts for virtual test drives?

Scenarios – can we develop a common framework for self-driving vehicles?

E/E system concepts – can traditional vehicles be converted into fail-operational vehicles via re-design / re-mapping of components?

Safe artificial intelligence – how to ensure the safety of deep learning based systems, incl. DNNs?

Cooperative automated systems – how to use risk-oriented runtime reconfiguration to increase resilience of connected AVs?

Public road testing – how to make it safe and efficient?

Map-based validation – how to improve virtual testing with 3D map data?

Vehicle motion control – how to achieve fail-operational control in different environments?

And what else?

Safety-critical systems – how to make the step from fail-safe to fail-operational?

ISO 26262 – what does the 2nd edition mean for automated vehicles and how to reflect the real progression of autonomous driving innovation in its 3rd and most anticipated edition?

SOTIF (ISO/PAS 21448), UL 4600 and PAS 1881 – can they fill the gap in existing standards and regulations?

Simulation and virtual testing – how to best integrate it into the development process?

Safe AI – How to integrate functional and operational safety in the context of AI, ML & Deep Neural Networks?

Software architectures and safety critical functions – how to deal with functional and systematic failure at software level?

Verification and Validation – how safe is safe enough, and how to prove it?

Semiconductors – what are current challenges and opportunities for safety-critical automotive systems?

Cybersecurity – how to think safety and security together?

Connectivity – how to test safety and security of V2V and V2X

Software architectures – how to deal with systematic failure at software level?

Common and continuous safety definition – how to develop a continuous safety case in autonomous driving?

Best practices – what can be learned from other industries such as aerospace and defense?


the OSS.5 USA

Testi 1 WirelessCar Helena Lundin Very good speakers and interesting presentations.
Testi 2 Bosch Thomas Nierobisch
The worldwide networking of safety experts in the context of autonomous driving was methodically advanced and supported by the interesting questions raised in the World Cafes. I now have 20 new contacts specifically in the field of safety for autonomous driving.
Testi 3 Peter Lindskog
Inspiring and insightsful!
NIRA Dynamics AB
Testi 4 Takuya Furukawa
There were many chances to discuss, it was so exiting.
Toyota Motor Europe
Testi 5 Oliver Beck
Excellent discussion with peers.
Hella Aglaia Mobile Vision GmbH
Testi 5 Ferdinand Kastl
Inspiring insights into automotive AI applications.
Elektrobit Automotive GmbH
Testi 5 Philipp Schnetter
Solidly organized and well executed conference with an interessting mixture of OEMs, Tier 1/2s and research partners, which led to rich discussions.
Volkswagen Volkswagen AG


The Live Event Experience

World Cafe World Café Session Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations. INPERSON FEATURE Case Study Case Study Selected brand new case studies from the industry offering insights into strategic approaches, project planning and operative realization. Learn from the most successful practices and use these real business results for benchmarking with the competition. INPERSON FEATURE CyP Challenge Your Peers It’s an innovative workshop concept which enables participants to engage in a direct exchange with experts from a certain industry. The aim is to discuss and to identify challenges within the sector as well as problems, needs and solutions. INPERSON FEATURE Icebreaker Icebreaker Relaxed interactive round table discussions the evening before the first conference day. The icebreaker event is the first informal networking gathering of many! INPERSON FEATURE 100 Min 100 Minutes Arrange pre-qualified and exclusive One2One meetings with potential clients. INPERSON FEATURE Dinner Networking Dinner Wind down, enjoy great food and drink in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day. INPERSON FEATURE Say Hello! Say Hello! Get the show on the road. Discover who is joining the conference and why. To warm you up for the conference we invite you to get to know your conference peers. Have your business cards ready. INPERSON FEATURE Panel Discussion „Fish-Bowl“ Panel Discussion A moderated conversation where hand-picked industry experts discuss current and future issues from different perspectives. INPERSON FEATURE