Expert Speakers at AutoSensONLINE
Leading line-up of distinguished influencers and specialists at the forefront of ADAS and autonomous vehicle technology

Dima Sosnovsky

Principal System Architect

First, Dima worked in the aerospace industry, in particular developing electro-optical and laser-based systems. 
He joined Innoviz Technologies about a year after it was founded, as the second System Engineer in the company, and over the years reached the position of System Engineering Group Manager.
Currently, Dima is working in Huawei Israel as Principal Automotive Sensors System Architect, to define Next Gen LiDARs design.

Dr. Gor Hakobyan

Technical Project Manager

Dr. Gor Hakobyan is a research scientist at Bosch working on future radar sensors for self-driving cars. His research focuses on signal processing algorithms and system design of automotive radar sensors, comprising advanced signal processing algorithms, approaches for compressed signal acquisition and processing, MIMO radar system design, and radar interference mitigation.

He holds a PhD in radar signal processing from University of Stuttgart, is recipient of multiple awards on radar conferences, author of several IEEE journal and magazine papers, and inventor in over twenty patent families.

Dengxin Dai

Group Leader, Vision for Autonomous Systems Group
MPI for Infomatics

Dengxin Dai is a Senior Researcher at MPI for Informatics and head of the “Vision for Autonomous System” Group. He is also a Senior Scientist at ETH Zurich and leads the research group TRACE-Zurich working on Autonomous Driving. He and his team focus on developing robust perception algorithms under all weather and lighting conditions. His work on semantic scene understanding under fog and at nighttime has gained quite some traction. 

Sergey Velichko

Sr. Manager, ASD Technology and Product Strategy

Sergey Velichko worked in various teaching and R&D positions at the KPI, Micron Technology, HP, and, starting in 2007, at the ON Semiconductor (former Micron Imaging and Aptina). He authored and co-authored more than 50 publications and 45 issued and pending patents. His interests include intelligent sensor technology and product strategic development, novel imaging pixel architectures, pixel modeling, and innovations in automotive imaging sensor designs. He is a Senior IEEE Member.

Henning Lategahn


Since 2015, Henning has been the founder and CEO of atlatec. Driving the development of 3D mapping technology for autonomous vehicles. From 2013 – 2014 he was Research Associate at Karlsruhe Karlsruhe Institute of Technology working on autonomous driving. He has a PHD from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology working on autonomous driving (mapping and localization in particular) and studied computer science in Aachen and Finland.

Firas Lethaus

Head, Deep Learning Expert Center, Software Innovation Center, Data Lab
VW Group

Firas Lethaus is Head of the Deep Learning Expert Center at the Volkswagen DATA:LAB Munich. From 2015 to 2018, he worked at AUDI AG in the development division of automated driving, where he also headed the Competence Center Machine Learning and served as AI coordinator for automated driving. From 2005 to 2015, Firas worked at the German Aerospace Center (DLR). Prior to DLR, he worked in the areas of cognitive neuroscience, machine learning, applied cybernetics, statistics, psychophysics, eyetracking, and psycholinguistics at the Behavioural Brain Sciences Centre, University of Birmingham, UK, and as a freelancer. 

Larry Vivolo

Lawrence Vivolo

Senior Business Development Manager
Dell Technologies

Lawrence Vivolo brings more than 30 years in high-technology design, marketing and business expertise to his role as Senior Business Development Manager for Automotive and Semiconductor Design and Manufacturing for Dell Technologies, Unstructured Data Solutions division. He holds a BSEE from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, and an MBA from Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California.

Robin Jenkins

Principal Image Quality Engineer

Experienced imaging scientist with emphasis on imaging quality analysis, modeling, and technical assessment. Proven record of delivering high volume, high quality consumer imaging products. Board of Directors and Vice President, Society for Imaging Science and Technology (IS&T). IEEE P2020 Secretary and Project 2 Image Quality for Viewing Lead. Co-author to 10th Edition “The Manual of Photography” published December 2010. Accredited Senior Image Scientist and Fellow of The Royal Photographic Society. Senior Member SPIE. Private Pilot – SEL.