PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

Present and Future Engines
for
Automobiles VI

October 24 - 28, 1999
Centro Congressi, Palazzo del Popolo
Orvieto, Italy

Conference Co-Chairs:
Dr. Rinaldo Rinolfi
Fiat Research Center
Italy
Professor Takeyuki Kamimoto
Faculty of Engineering
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Japan
Professor David Foster
Mechanical Engineering
University of Wisconsin
USA

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Sunday, 24 October, 1999

Check-in at your hotel

17:00 - 20:00 Registration at the Centro Congressi

18:00 - 20:00 Reception
Dinner on your own

Monday, 25 October, 1999

Breakfast at your hotel

09:00 Registration Desk Open at Centro Congressi

09:30 - 13:00 SESSION 1: Requirements and National Research Programmes
Session Chair: R. Rinolfi, CRF

Speakers:
C. Tokamanis, EU/CEC
J. Eberhardt, US/DOE-PNGV
T. Kamimoto, JCAP
W. Robertson, US/USCAR
J. Heywood, MIT
T. Inoue, Genesis
Summary: F. Pischinger, FEV/TU Aachen

Coffee Service will be scheduled during this morning's session

13:00 - 15:00 Lunch on your own

17:30 - 18:00 Coffee Service

18:00 - 20:00 SESSION 2: Engine Subsystems
Session Chair: N. Gallopoulos, GM

Speakers:
K. Egger, Siemens
W. Mortara, M. Marelli
M. Russell, Lucas
N. Collins, Cambustion
Summary: R. Krieger, Bosch

20:30 - 23:00 Gala Dinner sponsored by Fiat

Tuesday, 26 October, 1999

Breakfast at your hotel

09:00 - 13:00 SESSION 3: Direct Injection Diesel Engines
Session Chair: A. Piccone, Fiat Auto

Speakers:
J. Descantes, CMT, Valencia
J. Kawashima, Nissan
R. Imariso, Fiat
K. Kollman, DB
P. Herzog, AVL
K. Yokota, Isuzu
Summary: N. Hakim, DetroitDC

Coffee Service will be scheduled during this morning's session

13:00 - 15:00 Lunch at the Conference Center

15:00 - 17:00 SESSION 4: Fuels and Aftertreatment
Session Chair: J. Frost, Johnson Matthey

Speakers:
E. Priestley, Exxon
S. Yamazaki, Toyota Central R & D
C. Morley, Shell UK
S. Iguchi, Toyota
T. Paci, Agip
D. Kitteslon, U/Minnesota
Summary: H. Gandhi, Ford

17:00 - 18:00 Coffee Service

18:00 - 20:00 SESSION 5: Gas Engines
Session Chair: E. Heck, BMW

Speakers:
M Shioji, Kyoto University
A. Stoddart, Cosworth
B. Meyr, IAV
M. Gambino, Instituto Motori
R. Primus, Cummins
E. Volpi, Fiat
Summary: F. Indra, GM

20:30 - 23:00 Dinner on your own

Wednesday, 27 October, 1999

Breakfast at your hotel

09:00 - 13:00 SESSION 6: Direct Gasoline Engines
Session Chair: J. Whitelaw, Imperial College

Speakers:
G. Karl, DB
Y. Takagi, Nissan
N. Jackson, Ricardo
A. Ahmed, Renault
G. Fraidl, AVL
G. Hohenberg, U. Darmstadt
Summary: H. Ando, Mitsubishi

Coffee Service will be scheduled during this morning's session

13:00 - 15:00 Lunch on your own

17:30 - 18:00 Coffee Service

18:00 - 20:00 SESSION 7: Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
Session Chair: S. Hiijemark, Volvo

Speakers:
R. Belaire, Ford
S. Kitada, Nissan
G. Rovera, Fiat
H. Wallentowitz, TU Aachen
Summary: R. Witschonke, Ford

20:30 - 23:00 Dinner at the Conference Center

Thursday, 28 October, 1999

Breakfast at your hotel

09:00 - 13:00 SESSION 8: Research and Development
Session Chair: W.J. McLean, Sandia

Speakers:
C. Arcoumanis, IC
W. Brandstatter, AVL
A. Gosman, IC
G. Bergeles, NTUA
N. Peters, TU Aachen
A. Aoyagi, New ACE
S. Pischinger, TU Aachen
H. Yanagihara, Toyota
D. Siebers, Sandia
Summary: R. Tabaczynski, Ford

Coffee Service will be scheduled during this morning's session

13:00 - 15:00 Lunch at the Conference Center

15:00 Informal Discussions

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