Ralf Leiter

Dr. Ralf Leiter got his Education in Zwickau and Ilmenau in Automotive Design and Electronics.

He worked at Simson, Lucas, TRW, Meritor and is now since 2014 with Mando in Frankfurt. His fields of experience are brakes, ABS, Brake Assist, ESP, ECU HW and SW and of course EPB – he is one of the first promoters of Motor on caliper.

Within Mando Ralf was responsible for ABS/ESP, then some years for EPB. He has set up the Protoshop but is now focussing on new brake system architectures design and sample build.
Day One - 14:00-14:40
KEYNOTE: Cyber Security Issues Created by Digital, Connected Manufacturing Systems

  • Analyze the need for collaboration and data sharing throughout the value chain to enhance product validity
  • Understand the additional degree of protection necessary to address the cyber-threats that concentrate on an interconnected system of suppliers and customers
  • Explore the best practices for security management of cyber-physical systems that brings together operations technology with information technology
Mando Corporation, a conglomerate, is part of a group of companies called Halla Group. Mando Corporation specializes in the Chassis system, which consists of brakes, suspension, and steering. It is a global company with multiple offices located in United States, Brazil, Poland, Germany, Sweden, Turkey, Korea, Japan, India, China, Malaysia, and Vietnam.

Mando Corporation alone generates over $6.6 Billion in revenue, and it conducts businesses with General Motors, Ford, Chrysler, Volkswagen, Audi, Fiat, Cadillac, Buick, Chevrolet, Nissan, Kia, Hyundai, Suzuki, and other major automobile companies around the world. Its sister companies globally take part in sports and entertainment, logistics, transportation, investment banking, construction, education, and heavy industry.