Partner 2018


Sponsor Notepads & Pens

Our company profile is as follows: kVA is a technical and management consulting group, focused on functional safety. At kVA we provide process support, training services, and engineering software to clients in the automotive and industrial industries. We get the job done for our clients, on time and under budget, for programs where safety is non-negotiable.


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SGS-TÜV Saar Global Competence Center for Functional Safety and Cyber Security as an accredited body for Functional Safety (e.g. ISO 26262) and Cyber Security (e.g. SAE J3061, IEC 62443) is your preferred partner with its range of worldwide services:

  • Training and Personal Qualification
  • Consultancy and Support
  • Safety Analytics
  • Assessments, Audits and Certification of Products and Processes

Our global team of long experienced experts is one of the largest worldwide. We are active in key standardization committees for Functional Safety (e.g. ISO/TC 22/SC 3/WG 16 with regard to ISO 26262) and Cyber Security (ISO/TC 22/SC 32/WG 11 for upcoming ISO/SAE 21434).

Hofmannstraße 50
81379 München


AbsIntAbsInt provides tools for validation, verification and certification of safety-critical software. Key products are aiT WCET analyzer for obtaining timing guarantees, StackAnalyzer for proving the absence of stack overflows, RuleChecker for checking coding guidelines, Astrée for proving the absence of runtime errors and data races, TimingProfiler for computing WCET estimates in early stages, and the formally verified optimizing compiler CompCert. NEW: TimeWeaver combines static path analysis with real-time instruction-level tracing to provide WCET estimates.

AbsInt Angewandte Informatik GmbH
Science Park 1
66123 Saarbrücken


If you’ve ever seen a rocket launch, flown on an airplane, driven a car, used a computer, touched a mobile device, crossed a bridge, or put on wearable technology, chances are you’ve used a product where ANSYS software played a critical role in its creation. ANSYS is the global leader in engineering simulation. We help the world’s most innovative companies deliver radically better products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software, we help them solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination.

2600 ANSYS Drive
Canonsburg, PA  15317

BTC Embedded Systems is a tool provider for intelligent and automated test solutions for models and production code. Within a certified and highly integrated test environment, we address all test methods recommended by ISO 26262 for software unit test and software integration test.

BTC Embedded Systems was founded in 1999 and today maintains a global presence with more than 100 employees.

BTC Embedded Systems AG
Gerhard-Stalling-Str. 19
26135 Oldenburg, Germany

isographIsograph was founded in 1986 and is one of the world’s leading companies in the development and provision of integrated Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety software products. Isograph software is used widely in the Automotive industry. Isograph Reliability Workbench FaultTree+ and FMECA modules have been tested and certified by SGS-TÜV as suitable for safety analyses according to ISO26262.

Isograph Inc
375 South Main Street
Suite 4
Alpine, UT 84004


ITK Engineering (ITK) provides engineering services and software for all aspects of the Design-V: requirements definition, functional safety, system design, software development, cyber-security, MIL/SIL/HIL testing, and hardware prototyping. We assist global automotive OEMs and Tier suppliers in developing safety requirements and concepts that are both cost-effective and safe. By looking at hardware and software as a comprehensive whole we can reach our shared goal: your assurance of safety.

ITK Engineering LLC
3469 E Grand River #106,
Howell, MI 48843


LHP provides Engineering Solutions and Technology Integration for embedded electronic systems, communications and data analytics to the Transportation Industry. LHP’s broad knowledge in can assist customers in every step of the V-development model through Application Lifecycle Management. LHP works to provide state of art testing technologies, model based design concepts, standardized embedded software architecture, and complete work flow solutions for functional safety.



Lucomm Technologies develops innovative semantic technology platforms which combine sensing diversity, semantic intelligence and automation.

Our semantic diversity platform and product suite is applicable in a variety of markets including infrastructure, transportation, safety, cybersecurity, healthcare, building management, retail, logistics, manufacturing and others.

Real time semantic technologies foster smart infrastructure, autonomous systems and cybersecurity.

Lucomm Technologies Inc.


Model Engineering Solutions (MES) is the competence center for model-based software. Structured along three main areas, MES Quality Tools, MES Engineering Services, and MES Academy, MES offers ideal support for integrated quality assurance. Tools: MES Model Examiner® (MXAM) is the first-choice solution for checking modeling guidelines. MES Test Manager® perfectly implements requirements-based unit testing in model-based development.

Model Engineering Solutions
Lake Orion (MI, USA) / Berlin (Germany)

Omnex is a global Quality and Engineering Services organization headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Omnex has implemented management systems and new product development for 1000s of Organizations in the Automotive, Electronics and Semiconductor Industry. We are one of the only companies in the world who can provide training and implementation support in ISO 26262, IATF 16949 and ASPICE. Omnex the oldest provider of Functional Safety training and consulting in the USA.
Omnex’s EwQIMS™ Software provides Integrated ISO 26262 and IATF 16949 solution and work products. Integrated Solution reduces cost of implementation, improves efficiency by Design & Process reuse and provides ROI.

Omnex, Inc.
315 E. Eisenhower Parkway, Ste. 214
Ann Arbor, MI 48108


QA Systems tools automate unit testing, code coverage, integration testing and static analysis to optimise safety critical embedded software and accelerate standards compliance. Their leading unit and integration test tool, Cantata, is independently certified for software development according to ISO 26262, up to the highest automotive safety integrity level (ASIL-D).

QA Systems North America Inc.
118 Sutton Road, Needham, MA 02492, USA