Henkel invited automotive OEMs and suppliers to explore the role smart chemistry plays in enabling advanced vehicle technologies leading the way toward lightweighting and autonomous vehicle platforms.
With the changing landscape of the industry, this conference addressed the rapid movement toward the autonomous driving. Today, consumers are expecting the connected technologies they have in their hands and on their bodies to be in their cars as well, as vehicles transform to a major communications platform.
Chemistry, while not always visible to the naked eye, plays a significant role as an enabler of these technologies, transforming the vehicle from the inside out. Experts discussed topics around exterior transformation, connected car catalyst and the future of automotive interior.