Conferences and Trade Shows

We will be participating at the events listed below.

02.-03.12.2019, Berlin
QTronic User Conference 2019 – Virtual ECUs and Applications

Following the great success of the QTronic User Conference 2018, QTronic invites to the second conference on virtual ECUs and Applications in the automotive software development.

  • 02.12.2019 – Conference
  • 03.12.2019 – Tutorial sessions for Silver and TestWeaver
  • Venue: Harnack-Haus, Berlin
  • Registration: Virtual ECUs and Applications

26.-27.09.2019, Berlin
OSS5 – Operational Safe Systems for Level 5 Automation. Visit us at the exhibition.

05.-07.09.2019, Cluj Napoca, Romania
IEEE 15th International Conference on Intelligent Computer Communication and Processing

QTronic presents on September 6, 2019:

  • Virtual integration and large coverage testing of automotive functions. Mugur Tatar, QTronic. More…

14.-15.08.2019, Shangai, China
4th Automotive Battery Management System and Thermal Management Technology Conference 2019 Meet QTronic at the conference. On August 14th, QTronic also gives a presentation about “Virtual ECUs for Development of Battery Management System”.

since 01.01. 2019G
Training courses for Silver and TestWeaver


Past Events


04.06.2019, Plymouth, Michigan, USA
IPG Open House Local Edition USA

Meet QTronic in the exhibition. We are showcasing:

21.-23.05.2019, Stuttgart
Autonomous Vehicle Technology Expo 2019. QTronic participates in the exhibition.

  • Messe Stuttgart, Hall 6, booth: AV6005

21.-22.05.2019, Berlin
International Conference on Calibration Methods and Automotive Data Analytics. Meet QTronic in the exhibition. We also give a presentation on May 22 at 9:20, together with IPG:

  • Digital Transformation of RDE Calibration Environments: The Quest for Networked Virtual ECUs and Agile Processes. Jakob Mauss, QTronic; Felix Pfister, IPG Automotive, Presentation slides

14.-16.05.2019, Dresden
Eda Workshop 2019. QTronic participates in the exhibition and gives a presentation:

  • Virtual ECUs for Embedded Software Development: A survey of Automotive Applications. Jakob Mauss, QTronic.

The complete event program is available at www.edacentrum.de/en/edaworkshop/program.

14.05.2019, Wolfsburg

The 2nd PEGASUS Symposium will be accompanied by an exhibition which provides insights into the results of the PEGASUS-project. Meet us in the exhibition at the “Test Automation” stand.

7.-8.05.2019, Graz, Austria
12th Graz Symposium Virtual Vehicle – Continuous Integration and Agile Engineering. QTronic participates in the exhibition.

  • Volvo Cars presents the joint presentation “Continuous Integration and Validation Using Closed-Loop SiL Simulation for Propulsion Control and Calibration”.

19.03.2019, Darmstadt
IPG Open House: The meeting point for the virtual test driving.

Meet QTronic in the exhibition. We are showcasing:

16-18.01.2019, Pune, Indien
Symposium on International Automotive Technology – SIAT 2019

04-05.12.2018, Berlin
17. CTI Symposium Automotive Drivetrains | Intelligent | Electrified

  • Symposium Expo: booth D17

18.10.2018, Berlin
Virtual ECUs and Applications, QTronic User Conference 2018

07.06.2018, Stuttgart
Autonomous Vehicle Test & Development Symposium 2018

  • Chasing critical situations in large parameter spaces (Room B, 12:15 )
  • bei der AV Technology Expo: AV10002

20.03.2018, Darmstadt
IPG Open House: The meeting point for the virtual test driving

Meet QTronic in the exhibition. We are showcasing:

01.03.2018, Nürnberg
Embedded World Conference 2018

Volvo Car Corporation and QTronic present on March 1st, 2pm to 2:30pm, in the Session 32 “Software Engineering VI – Software Testing”:

  • Continuous Integration and Test from Module Level to Virtual System Level. Johannes Foufas, Martin Andreasson, Volvo Car Corporation; Michael Hartmann, Andreas Junghanns, QTronic.
    PDF, 723 KB Presentation slides.

02.02.2018, Toulouse, Frankreich
Embedded Real Time Software and Systems, ERTS 2018

Renault and QTronic present on February 1, 2018:

  • Full Virtualization of Renault’s Engine Management Software and Application to System Development. Dirk von Wissel and Yohan Jordan, Renault; Adrian Dolha and Jakob Mauss, QTronic. More…

01.12.2017, Berlin
Berlin Powertrain Symposium 2017 – What will future powertrains look like for passenger cars and commercial vehicles?

Highlights from QTronic perspective:

  • What Are the Benefits of Virtualization? Opportunities and Risks of New Development Processes. Facilitators: Martin Kerkau, Porsche AG; Dr. Norbert Merdes, Daimler AG.
  • Powertrain System Simulation. Frank Uphaus, Daimler AG.

09.11.2017, Institut für Kraftfahrzeuge (ika) RWTH Aachen.
PEGASUS SYMPOSIUM – HOW SAFE IS SAFE ENOUGH?

HOW SAFE IS SAFE ENOUGH? HOW CAN WE PROVE THAT THE AUTOMATION IS GOOD ENOUGH? 17 scientific and industry partners are working in the joint research project PEGASUS to answer these questions, define a new state of the art for the test and release of highly-automated driving functions and demonstrate the procedure hands-on using a sample application – autonomous Autobahn-driving. With the PEGASUS Symposium, an international platform will be created which allows an open exchange for effective and uniform testing as well as for securing highly-automated vehicles.

20-21.09.2016
Apply & Innovate 2016 – The Expert Forum for Virtual Test Driving, Karlsruhe. At the technology conference we presented: ADAS Validation with Automated Search for Critical Situations with IPG CarMaker and QTronic TestWeaver.

31.05.-02.06.2016
Autonomous Vehicle Test & Development Symposium 2016, Stuttgart, Germany. QTronic presents: Automated Search for Critical Situations for Advanced Driving Assistance Functions.

12-13.05.2016
7th Conference “Simulation and Testing for Vehicle Technology”, Berlin, Germany. QTronic presents a real-time application of virtual ECUs.

15-16.03.2016
16. Stuttgart International Symposium “Automotive and Engine Technology”, Stuttgart, Germany. Daimler and QTronic present: Software-in-the-Loop at the Junction of Software Development and Drivability Calibration

30.09.-01.10.2015
17. MTZ-Conference “VPC – Simulation and Test” in Hanau, Germany. QTronic presents: Virtual ECUs for Powertrain Development.

16-18.09.2015
DSC – Driving Simulation Conference & Exhibition in Tübingen. QTronic Vortrag: Enhancing ADAS Test and Validation with Automated Search for Critical Situations.

17-18.06.2015
SCC – Symposium for Combustion Control 2015 in Aachen, Germany. QTronic presents joint work with MathWorks and Daimler: Optimization of Engine Control Parameters using Chip Simulation.

16-17.06.2015
International Congress Drivetrains for Vehicles in Friedrichshafen, Germany. ZF presents joint work with BMW and QTronic: Virtual ECUs used to develop BMW’s 8 speed transmission.

03-04.12.2014 3rd Congress on Automotive Electronic Systems (CESA 3.0), Paris, France. Visit QTronic in the exhibition and find out how automatic generation of traffic scenarios enhances your test and validation of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems.

11-12.09.2014
10th Symposium Automotive Powertrain Control Systems, Berlin. QTronic takes part in the exhibition. Joint presentations with BMW and Daimler on applications of the ECU virtualization to the development and test of control software:

  • PDF, 415 KB Rui Gaspar (BMW), Benno Wiesner (QTronic), Gunther Bauer (ZF):
    Virtualizing the TCU of BMW’s 8-speed transmission.
  • PDF, 101 KB Tjark Kiefer (Daimler), Ingo Matheis (QTronic): Module Test in System Context.

24.-25.06.2014
International Congress Drivetrains for Vehicles in Friedrichshafen, Germany. Visit us at the trade exhibition, booth G.

15-16.05.2014
6th Conference on Simulation and Testing for Automotive Electronics, Berlin. IAV and Daimler hold presentations with applications on virtualization and test of powertrain control functions with QTronic’s tools:

  • Stefan Gloss (Daimler), Milan Slezák, Jakob Mauss (QTronic): Automated validation of transmission controls for over 200 vehicle variants. Presentationsfolien.
  • Th. Liebezeit, U. Bazarsuren, J. Beilharz, A. Mees, R. Serway (IAV): Rapid Control Prototyping for Front-loaded In-Vehicle Testing of Transmission Control System Algorithms by Laptop.

05-07.02.2014
Embedded Real Time Software and Systems ERTS 2014, Toulouse, France. QTronic takes part in the exhibition and holds three presentations on simulation-based development and system validation:

03-04.12.2013
ASAM International Conference for Vehicle Validation and Quality Management, International Congress Center Dresden, Germany. QTronic takes part in the exhibition of tools that support the ASAM standards.

03-04.12.2013
12th International CTI Symposium Automotive Transmission, HEV and EV Drives, Berlin, Germany. QTronic takes part in the trade show.

06.11.2013
FMI Tech Day in Detroit, USA. QTronic gives a presentation about automotive use cases of the FMI.

17. & 19.09.2013
Presentation by Daimler and QTronic: Faster development of automotive control software with Modelica and FMI. Workshop Design of Complex Dynamic Systems: Modelica and FMI. Dassault Systèmes Toulouse & Paris.

18.-19.06.2013
7th International Conference Design of Experiments (DoE) in Engine Development, Berlin, Germany. QTronic and Daimler AG present applications of the ECU chip simulation to the optimization of engine parameters. The latest versions of Silver and TestWeaver will be demonstrated in the exhibition.

03.-04.04.2013
International Conference and Exhibition Automotive Power Electronics, Paris, France. QTronic takes part in the exhibition.

03.-06.12.2012
11th International CTI Symposium and Exhibition Innovative Automotive Transmissions and Hybrid and Electric Drives, Berlin. QTronic takes part in the exhibition and contributes 4 lectures to the seminar Simulation-based development of transmission controls at 03.12.2012.

20.-21.09.2012
9th Symposium Automotive Powertrain Control Systems, Berlin, Germany. QTronic takes part in the exhibition and gives a presentation about chip simulation of automotive ECUs.

03.-05.09.2012
9th International Modelica Conference, Fürstenfeldbruck near Munich. QTronic takes part in the exhibition and co-authors a presentation about the FMI 2.0 exchange format for simulation models.

06.-09.08.2012
NIWeek 2012 The National Instruments User Conference, Austin, Texas. QTronic co-authors a presentation about system test with TestWeaver and NI Veristand. See

  • white paper: Broadening Test Coverage With Test Automation and Automated Test-Case Generation
  • case study: Hydrive Expands Hardware-in-the-Loop Test Coverage With TestWeaver and NI VeriStand

12.06.2012
Automotive Testing Expo, Stuttgart. QTronic gives two presentations on theASAM Open Technology Forum:

  • 12:20 Chip simulation of automotive ECUs
  • 13:35 Systematic Test-Case Generation and Automation for Real-Time Test Systems

10.-11.05.2012
5th Conference Simulation and Testing for Automotive Electronics, Berlin. IAV and QTronic present: Software-in-the-Loop with Virtual CAN Buses: Current Challenges and Solutions. We are also present at the trade exhibition.

05.-08.12.2011
10th International CTI Symposium and Exhibition Innovative Automotive Transmissions and Hybrid and Electric Drives 2011, Berlin. IAV presentation: Virtual transmission ECUs with Silver. QTronic takes part in the exhibition.

22.-23.11.2011
VDI-Convention and Exhibition AUTOREG 2011 in Baden-Baden, Germany. ZF presentation: Test and validation of hybrid powertrain software with TestWeaver.

09.11.2011
17th Esslinger Forum for automotive mechatronics. QTronic is represented as an exhibitor.

25.-27.10.2011
Automotive Testing Expo North America, Detroit, MI, USA. QTronic is giving two presentations at the ASAM Open Technology Forum on Wednesday, October 26, 2011:

  • 10:30 Virtual integration and test of automotive ECUs
  • 12:45 Intelligent test-case generation and automation for real-time test systems

12.-13.10.2011
VDI-Convention and Exhibition Electronic Systems for Motor Vehicles, Baden-Baden, Germany. QTronic takes part in the exhibition.

28.09.2011
Workshop New Software Testing and Analysis Tools Verifysoft, Offenburg. QTronic presents TestWeaver there.

05.-06.07.2011
VDA Automotive SYS in Berlin. Quality Management for Automotive software-based systems and functionality. QTronic is participating as exhibitor.

27.-29.06.2011
MBTconf Model-Based Testing, Munich. QTronic gives a presentation about intelligent test case generation.

17.-19.05.2011
Automotive Testing Expo Europe, Stuttgart, Germany. QTronic is giving two presentations at the ASAM Open Technology Forum on Tuesday, May 17, 2011:

  • 10:15 Intelligent test-case generation and automation for real-time test systems
  • 12:45 Virtual integration and test of automotive ECUs

20.-22.03.2011
8th International Modelica Conference 2011, Dresden, Germany. QTronic takes part as exhibitor and presents two papers (here and here) with various partners.

30.11.-01.12.2010
9th International CTI Symposium Innovative Automotive Transmissions2010, Berlin. QTronic takes part as exhibitor and gives a presentation on automated test of transmission control software with TestWeaver.

27.-28.10.2010
AutoTest 2010: 3nd Conference on Test of Hardware and Software in Automotive Development, Stuttgart. QTronic participates as exhibitor.

12.-14.07.2010
6th IFAC Symposium Advances in Automotive Control in Munich.Presentation by Daimler and QTronic: Automated simulation of scenarios to guide the development of a crosswind stabilization function. The full paper is here and also available from IFACPapersOnLine.

22.-23.06.2010
International VDI Congress Transmissions in Vehicles 2010 in Friedrichshafen, Germany.

30.05-01.06.2010
4th Conference Simulation and Test in Functional and Software Development for Automotive Electronics, Berlin. QTronic is represented as a trade exhibitor.

4.-5.3.2010
ASIM-Workshop Simulation of Technical Systems, Ulm. A presentation about the new FMI Standard was given by Prof. Martin Otter from DLR. QTronic was present at the trade show.

30.11.-03.12.2009
8th International CTI Symposium Innovative Automotive Transmissions2009, Berlin. QTronic took part in the trade exhibition. GIF, Gesellschaft für Industrieforschung mbH, gave a presentation on automating software tests with TestWeaver, see paper.

30.06.-01.07.2009
International VDI Congress Transmissions in Vehicles 2009 in Friedrichshafen, Germany. QTronic took part in the trade exhibition and presented slides and a paper together with Daimler AG.

12.-14.5.2009
3rd CTI Symposium and Exhibition Automotive Transmissions North America, Detroit, MI, USA. QTronic presented a paper about TestWeaver and Silver.

5.-6.3.2009
ASIM-Workshop Simulation Technischer Systeme, Dresden. QTronic gave a talk about the forthcoming Modelisar exchange format for plant models.

03.-05.03.2009
Embedded World 2009 Exhibition and Conference, Nürnberg, Germany

01.-05.12.2008
7th International CTI Symposium Innovative Automotive Transmissions2008, Berlin. QTronic presented tools and services in booth 95, and a paper on TestWeaver  and Silver.

22.-23.10.2008
AutoTest 2008, 2nd Conference on Testing of Hardware and Software in Automotive Design, Stuttgart. QTronic presented a paper about TestWeaver.

6.-9.10.2008
AVEC 2008, 9th International Symposium on Advanced Vehicle Control, Kobe, Japan. QTronic presented an application paper about the verification of safety-critical systems with TestWeaver .

07.-09.10.2008
10th International Workshop on Simulation for European Space Programmes – SESP 2008, Noordwijk, The Netherlands.

29.-30.05.2008
Simulation of Technical Systems, Wismar.

26.-27.05.2008 Simulation and Test of software for automotive electronics, Berlin. QTronic presented a paper about TestWeaver.

6.-8.05.2008
Automotive Testing Expo 2008, Messe Stuttgart. QTronic presented tools and services in hall 1, booth 1980.

3.-4.3.2008

Modelica 2008, 6th International Modelica Conference, Bielefeld. QTronic presented a paper about TestWeaver.

4.-5.9.2006
Modelica 2006, 5th International Modelica Conference, Wien. QTronic co-founder Dr. Jakob Mauss ist Mitglied des Programm Komitees.

28.8.-1.9.2006 PAIS-2006, 4th Prestigious Applications of Intelligent Systems, Riva del Garda, Italien. QTronic co-founder Dr. Mugur Tatar ist Chair der PAIS-2006.

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