The technical program - the heart of the congress

The supporting element of the International VDI Congress "Dritev" is its technical program. Judged and selected by experts in advance, the technical presentations reflect the current challenges in the pre- and series development of hybrid and electrified powertrains and transmissions.

How do the powertrain developers from series production and pre-development meet the diverse requirements?

The top topics 2022:

  • Design of electric drives
  • Optimized mechanical components for hybrids and drives
  • Simulation and AI-supported design in development
  • Concepts for conventional and electrified drives
  • Latest test methods for the validation of components
  • Expectations of the younger generations towards mobility
  • Plenary speeches: Concepts and ideas for the automotive industry on the way to climate-neutral mobility

Speaking companies among others

AVL – BMW Group – bmt drive solutions – BorgWarner – CLEPA – DELL – Diehl – ESI – FEV – Freudenberg – FZG / TU München– GKN – Hexagon/Romax – Hofer powertrain – Hyundai – IAV – Institut für Fahrzeugtechnik / TU Braunschweig – Magna – Mercedes-Benz – Porsche – Schaeffler – IMS / TU Darmstadt – Teijin – Tremec – TU Graz – Univance – Vitesco – VDA – ZF Group


We are currently preparing the final program for you. You will soon be able to download it here.


Eventnumber: 01TA805



Kongresshaus Baden-Baden*

Augustaplatz 10,
76530 Baden-Baden
+49 7221/304-0 to website


Early bird price until 18.02.2022

1.740,– € plus VAT

1.840,– €

Take advantage of the block of rooms we have reserved for guests at the event location on our local events. Please list VDI Wissensforum as a reference when making your hotel booking.