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 2020:

  • New series solutions from international OEMs
  • Integration of regulatory measures in the development
  • Optimized mechanical components for hybrids and electric drives
  • Concepts for electrified and conventional powertrains
  • Data optimized development methods
  • Challenges in system integration

Speaking companies among others

AAM - Audi - BMW - BorgWarner - Daimler - Ford - GKN - Honda - Hyundai - Magna - Opel - Porsche - Schaeffler - Subaru - Toyota - Valeo - Vitesco - VW - ZF

Program 2021

We are currently putting together the optimal program for you. It will be available for you to download here in February 2021.


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

Call for Papers

Submit your contribution proposal by 30 October 2020.

Submit Contribution

For more information, see the Call for Papers:

Call for Papers


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World Conference Center Bonn*

Platz der Vereinten Nationen 2,
53113 Bonn
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