WHO & WHY?

Top level networking meets concentrated expertise: Our event offers numerous networking opportunities to get into conversation with speakers, participants, moderators and solution providers. To ensure that you can discuss your specific interests in a targeted manner and network appropriately, selected matching processes are already in place in advance. Join our direct exchange with numerous personally invited and carefully selected executives from well-known companies and jointly discuss best practices, trends, current projects and issues from your industry or pave the way for long-term planning - that's what the OSS.5 USA stands for.

WHO ATTENDS?

2 1/2

Inspiring Days!

150+

Industry delegates on-site

81%

Attendees join to evaluate new services, technologies, and products

300+

Decision-makers

31+

Industry-focused speakers

70%

Decision-makers / Senior influencers

69%

Attendees have budgets reaching over $1M

95%

Decision-makers with direct or indirect budget responsibility

Expected Target Group

INDUSTRIES

OEMs
32%
OEMs : 32%
Tier 1 &2s
38%
Tier 1 &2s: 38%
Vendor & Solution Provider
17%
Vendor & Solution Provider : 17%
Research & Academia
9%
Research & Academia: 9%
Other
4%
Other : 4%

JOB TITLE

Head of System/ Functional Safety
15%
Head of System/ Functional Safety: 15%
Director of Safety
18%
Director of Safety: 18%
Safety & Security Analyst
18%
Safety & Security Analyst: 18%
Deep Learning & Machine Learning
12%
Deep Learning & Machine Learning: 12%
Simulation
10%
Simulation: 10%
Evaluation Lead of Safety
9%
Evaluation Lead of Safety: 9%
System Safety
7%
System Safety: 7%
Other
11%
Other: 11%

LEVEL

Board / CxO / MD
54%
Board / CxO / MD: 54%
Lead / Head / Director
34%
Lead / Head / Director : 34%
Senior Manager
12%
Senior Manager: 12%

PROJECT BUDGETS

More than 5.000.000$
3%
More than 5.000.000$: 3%
1.000.000 – 5.000.000$
6%
1.000.000 – 5.000.000$: 6%
500.000 – 1.000.000$
12%
500.000 – 1.000.000$: 12%
250.000 – 500.000$
69%
250.000 – 500.000$: 69%
0 - 250.000$
10%
0 - 250.000$: 10%

Already registered Attendees

BP 1 Uber BP 4 BP 2 Bosch BP 9 BMW BP 7 General Motors BP 5 BP 8 Visteon BP 6 Volvo BP 3

WHY YOU SHOULD
JOIN?

Multi-Touchpoint Networking
Our expert community offers an opportunity to enjoy two evening events: the Icebreaker, a pre-event workshop with drinks and bites, and a dinner at a luxury restaurant the next day. Our unique event get-togethers are terrific!

Live Streaming via App
Catch speaker sessions anytime you want. Switch between in-person attendance and listening to digital sessions.

Guided Delegate-to-Delegate Matchmaking & One2Ones
Our Matchmaking tool will enable you to find other event visitors that suit your preferences and interests, and our friendly staff will gladly help you connect with them at the event too.

85% Decision-Makers
At any we.CONECT event, you will create solid connections. A majority of our guests are senior executives and decision-makers at influential businesses.

15+ hours of intense direct networking and discussions
Unique Workshops like World Cafes and Challenge Your Peers to ensure you get to discuss your and others’ ideas in learning exchange sessions with leading industry experts. Our formats will help you find out which ideas and viewpoints others are exploring and share and learn along them.

TESTIMONIALS

Motional 2023 Global Director AV Performance Sahil Potnis I appreciated the industry eagerness, especially from the ADAS and traditional automotive folks, on FSD (L4/L5) Technology, Operational Safety etc. Lucid Motors 2023 Senior Data Scientist Srivalli Boddupalli It was a great experience participating in OSS5 and moderating a very interactive discussion around autonomous vehicle cybersecurity. Looking forward to more such events in the future! Stellantis 2022 Xin Feng It is a well-organized meeting. I have a lot of discussion and idea-sparkling moments. Manager - Data Science Aptiv 2022 Lisa Savage The conference was great, and I learned a lot from my colleagues! The opportunities to network in the different formats were also very beneficial. Aptiv SOTIF Technical Lead, Woven Planet 2022 Islam Babaev I was impressed by the level of the event's organization and appreciate the effort you and your team put into making the OSS.5 USA happen. Senior Functional Safety Engineer GM 2022 Ramesh Sethu Very engaged participants, experienced in several domains and a variety of formats for the events – all these made the event interesting and a great learning experience. Looking forward to more such events. Senior Technical Fellow Veoneer 2019 Jon Cisler veoneer Excellent information and networking. Engineering Manager - ADAS Vehicle Integration CS 2019 Senior Sales Manager Amine Smires It really was a great event where there was valuable technical information, great networking and collaboration from everyone! We will surely put it on our calendar for next year! Carnegie UNI 2023 Carnegie Mellon University Assoc. Professor Philip Koopman Nicely done! I had many interesting discussions and enjoyed the talks. Thanks for all your efforts to run such a nice event.

MULTI-TOUCHPOINT
NETWORKING!

HOW TO CONVINCE
YOUR BOSS

Gain insights into current projects of leading companies

Find out how to turn operational approaches into an overall strategic approach and define future pathways

Team up with industry leaders, discuss the current biggest hurdles and best solution approaches and find answers to your questions

See where your competition stands right now, benchmark, and represent your company at the industry’s most important annual meeting

Network with your peers and share ideas on how to effectively deal with today’s most important challenges in the industry

Hear from key industry players, renowned organizations, and agile start-ups the best use cases of process-related and organizational requirements for effective use of new technologies

Discover the latest technologies and tools in your field of expertise and identify innovation potentials for your business

Expand your knowledge by attending the sessions and entangle your experience with that of your peers to jointly develop practical solutions

Learn from your peers and save time by avoiding already known mistakes

Meet partners, build long-term business relationships, and expand your network

WHAT MAKES THE OSS.5 USA STAND OUT!

OSS.5 USA

Interactive workshops

Real-life case studies and educational material

Discuss and interact at World Cafes and Challenge Your Peers sessions

Identify useful solutions and best practices

Deep expertise and learning

Structured One2Ones with AI-based Matchmaking

2 evening events in curated locations

Pre-event online networking

On-demand recordings of all sessions

A thriving community comes together annually

Traditional business conferences

45-minute monologues

Slide decks with sales pitches from vendors

Reading Emails and doing business phone calls

Sales pitches that don’t fit your challenges

Shallow trends

Standing somewhere and hoping to meet a person of relevance

Staying alone in a hotel room

No pre-event interactions

Taking notes / photos during sessions

Visiting a hotel, not an event community

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