AutoSens – The Automotive Sensor and Perception Conference

Before cars can be connected, engineers must first connect. In 2017, the AutoSens experience is being replicated on both sides of the Atlantic, with an events in Detroit, USA, and Brussels, Belgium. Two exclusive, automotive themed venues provide the perfect backdrop for the continuation of technical discussion concerning the future of vehicle perception technology.

19-21 September 2017 – AutoWorld Museum, Brussels   View  
20 September 2017 – AutoSens Awards, Atomium Brussels   View  
May 2018 – AutoSens Detroit   View past event  


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AutoSens returns to the sensational AutoWorld Museum

Brussels, Belgium from 19-21 September 2017. AutoWorld is a private automotive museum in Brussels, Belgium. It goes without saying that thanks to its architecture and splendid collection of motorcars (one of the most impressive in Europe) this exceptional site provided us with a truly unique setting for the AutoSens conference.

Read about AutoSens return to AutoWorld 

AutoSens connects technologists in all disciplines of vehicle perception to network, collaborate, solve shared challenges and advance ADAS technologies more rapidly. The event brings together engineers from several engineering disciplines including automotive imaging, LiDAR, radar, image processing, computer vision, in-car networking, testing and validation, certification and standards, AutoSens is a collaborative environment geared towards supporting engineering activities.

330 Delegates
3 Conference Tracks
11 Hours of Networking
4 Keynote Sessions
45Expert Speakers
20Expert Advisors

AutoSens made its US debut in style at M1 Concourse in Detroit

350+ engineers and technologists joined AutoSens for 4-day US debut – the leading conference for the discussion of vehicle perception technology – during May 22-25, 2017 at the M1 Concourse near Detroit, MI, USA

Bringing together of the most forward-thinking minds in the industry; this was a week of discussions, collaborations, debates, business meetings, interactive learning, autonomous driving demonstrations and technology showcase.

Read AutoSens Detroit event write-up


Watch the AutoSens Highlights Videos

Women in Engineering – €100 tickets

In a bid to support gender equality within our industry, we are offering women working in automotive engineering to join AutoSens for just €100. We have 10 tickets available at this low price and will be releasing more at slightly higher rates once they all go.

Women in Engineering


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Sign up to the AutoSens mailing list and be the first to hear updates about the conference including 2017 speakers, agenda announcements, news, interviews and much more..

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Explore the videos from AutoSens 2016

AutoSens is committed to sharing great ideas from across the vehicle perception industry. We have made available all of the 2016 conference presentation in video format, online for you to digest and watch as you please.

Watch AutoSens Presentation Videos


What’s the industry saying about AutoSens?

  • "Great place, excellent speakers and topics covered, organization team attentive and friendly!" Roberto De Souza, CardioID Technologies

  • "Very Satisfied" Young Gi Song, ImageNEXT

  • "Very rewarding experience. It attracted the attention of the vast majority of companies and experts working in the automotive field. A lot of opportunities for networking." Petros Kapsalas, Panasonic Automotive

  • "Thought provoking." Anonymous

  • "Perfect location, good mix of technologies and still time for networking" Anonymous

  • "It was a great experience, I learned a lot about what is going on in autonomous driving." Anonymous

  • "High-quality event with numerous imaging and vision experts participating to discuss real issues in automotive." Anonymous

  • "Best in class! AutoSens sets a new standard as the key conference for automotive imaging! Excellent!" Sven Fleck, SmartSurv

  • "Well worth attending." Wade Appelman, SensL Technologies

  • "Driverless cars and ADAS systems need the best sensors and processing capabilities to understand their environment. AutoSens has quickly established itself as the event of the year to see, hear and meet the key companies and people in this space." Marco Jacobs, Videantis

  • "A very positive experience. Well attended by OEMs, tier ones and tier 2s." Anonymous

  • "Relevant speakers and great networking opportunities." Jerome Wertz, Phasya

  • "Really very interesting - both inside and outside the 3 conference rooms! I now have a better idea of sensors & computer vision for today and tomorrow." Alain Piperno, UTAC Ceram

  • "It was a great experience, I learnt alot about what's going on in autonomous driving." Anonymous

  • "High-quality event with numerous imaging and vision experts participating to discuss real issues in automotive." Anonymous 

  • "Excellent conference combining a wealth of in-depth sessions, covering a wide variety of sensor topics and great networking opportunities in a great setting." Dominique Bonte, ABI Research

  • "AutoSens gathers high-level ADAS experts, bringing together important information about sensors, safety and sensor-fusion." Pierre-Yves Cattin, Fastree3d

  • “The organisers’ track record of producing excellent events gives me every confidence AutoSens will be another excellent meeting.” Martin Punke, Continental

  • “AutoSens addresses the most important issues related to vehicle perception and control systems.” Phil Magney, Vision Systems Intelligence

  • "AutoSens will bring together all the stakeholders to discuss important aspects of functional safety – a critical topic for ADAS development." Riccardo Mariani, Intel

Who should be attending AutoSens?

Engineers involved in automotive imaging, LiDAR, radar, image processing, computer vision, in-car networking, testing and validation, development software, certification and standards as well as academics in relevant fields, regulators and expert consultants. It is the world’s foremost meeting of automotive engineers working to improve automotive imaging and vehicle perception for production vehicles – cars, trucks and other transport.

View attendee list from AutoSens 2016


Job titles of those who attend

Senior Engineer


Senior Management


Technical Sales




Press, Regulator, Other

Company types who attend
Tier 1
Testing & Services
Why should you attend this conference?


Europe’s BIGGEST ADAS event took place in September 2016

As ADAS improves at a rapid rate and autonomous vehicles edge closer to mainstream production, it is more important than ever for engineers to raise their heads and participate in industry-wide knowledge sharing and discussion. AutoSens 2016 in Brussels enjoyed incredible support from senior engineers at OEM and Tier 1 companies. It was Europe’s biggest ADAS event with over 330 engineers and technical experts at AutoWorld in Belgium. The community extended to business leaders from the full supply chain as well as leading academics, and technical experts in the various component fields. In 2017 we head across the Atlantic and create a truly global meeting place.

Interested in Sponsoring or Exhibiting at AutoSens 2017?

  • Get your product in front of senior technical experts driving technology adoption at OEMs and Tier 1s
  • Showcase your brand in innovative ways pre, during and post event
  • Benefit from our dedicated marketing campaign to assemble a community of ADAS technical experts
  • Generate new business – 95% of suppliers generate new business at events run by our team
Find out more about Sponsoring and Exhibiting


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Don’t just take it from us…

“Thanks Rob, great fun. See you soon. Best in class.” Benjamin May
“It was a fantastic conference Robert. Looking forward to the next edition.” Arshia Gratiot
“Wonderful event Robert! One of the best events I’ve attended!” Anjo De Heus
“Great organisation, excellent talks and wonderful networking. Thanks!” Matthias Fouquet-Lapar
“Indeed a very interesting event with many international participants. I am looking forward for the next one!” Jean-Philippe Dehaene
“It was a real pleasure to participate to this first edition. Thanks again to you Robert and to your team for this great event.” Florian Michel
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