IEEE-SA Ethernet & IP @ Automotive Technology Day

Detroit, MI, USA
We are accepting abstracts for the general session. To submit an abstract, please download and complete the abstract submission form (.pdf) (.docx). Please send your completed abstract form to by 5 April 2019. Authors of accepted papers will be notified in early June. Final presentations are required by 9 August 2019.

24-25 September 2019 | Detroit, Michigan, USA

Now in its 9th year, Ethernet & IP @ Automotive Technology Day (E&IP@ATD) will be held for the second time in the birthplace of the automotive industry with Ford Motor Company as Host.

E&IP@ATD is the premier venue for automobile manufacturers, suppliers, semiconductor vendors, tool providers, engineers, scientists, educators and the media to share ground breaking ideas along with implementation strategies and applications related to Automotive Ethernet Systems.

Presentations will provide insights into the developments, trends and solutions in the following topics:

  • Current automotive use-cases and future perspectives
  • Ethernet's role to facilitate cloud connectivity
  • Ethernet network design and specification
  • Ethernet requirements for automated driving applications
  • Safety, security and reliability of Ethernet communications
  • Markets and strategies
  • Tools and tests methods
  • Present and future physical layer and protocol solutions

Additionally, a special panel session will be held on “Ethernet bandwidth—where does it end?”


2019 HOST

Venue & Hotel
Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront Hotel
2 Washington Blvd
Detroit, Michigan, 48226, USA
Phone: +1.313.965.0200

The Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront Hotel is conveniently located in downtown Detroit across from Hart Plaza.  There are many sites to see and things to do while you visit Detroit. Here are some of Detroit’s attractions: 

  • Ford Motor Company World Headquarters (15 minutes away in Dearborn)
  • General Motors World Headquarters
  • The Detroit Renaissance Center
  • Ford Field (Detroit Lions Football)
  • Comerica Park (Detroit Tigers Baseball)
  • Little Caesars Arena (Detroit Red Wings Hockey and Detroit Pistons Basketball)
  • Theatre District
  • Detroit Institute of the Arts
  • Detroit Casinos
  • Windsor, Canada (International Border)


Information to book your sleeping room will be posted here shortly. Please join the mailing list to get updates about the conference.


The Crowne Plaza is located at location #154 at the bottom middle of the map on page 5 of the Detroit Insiders Map & Guide. The hotel is only a 5 minute walk from the Financial District and Cobo Center Detroit People Mover stations and the Qline Light Rail Congress Street station.

The Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) is 20 miles away. Travel by car from the airport to the Crowne Plaza is about 35 minutes.  Click here for transportation options between the airport and the hotel.

Valet parking is available at the hotel at the group rate of $20 overnight and $10 daily. Additional parking locations are shown as a blue “P” on page 5 of the Detroit Insiders Map & Guide.


Registration will open soon!

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Exhibitor & Supporter

We are preparing several exhibitor and supporter packages at various price points.  Platinum and Gold exhibitors get complimentary meeting space!  The Exhibitor/Supporter Prospectus will be posted shortly.

Save on exhibitor packages purchased by 30 June 2019!

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The program will be available in July.

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Steering Committee

James Lawlis – Ford Motor Company (Chair)
Daniel Hopf  Continental Automotive (Vice Chair)
Joan Woolery – IEEE-SA (Conference Organizer)

Prathap Venugopal  General Motors

Syreeta Bath – Jaguar Land Rover
Jinhwa Yun – Hyundai Motor Company
Jonathan Kuhn – Fiat Chrysler
Josetxo Villanueva – Renault
Damon Martini  Robert Bosch

Program Committee

Syreeta Bath – Jaguar Land Rover (Chair)
Damon Martini – Robert Bosch (Vice Chair)
Joan Woolery – IEEE-SA (Conference Organizer)

Daniel Hopf,  Michael Ziehensack (Elektrobit) – Continental Automotive
Ali Muhialdin – Fiat Chrysler
Prathap Venugopal, Soheil Samii  General Motors
Steve Carlson  HSP Design
John Simon – Intrepid Control Systems
Chris Mash  Marvell
Mike Jones, Greg Destexhe   Microchip
Don Pannell  NXP
Josetxo Villanueva – Renault


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