Future-proof road safety in Saudi Arabia

Muhammad Farhan, Ph.D., from the Saudi Aramco Chair for Traffic Safety Research.

There are currently 27 traffic fatalities a day in Saudi Arabia. About 70% of the victims are under the age of 30 – unfortunately, this tragic number keeps growing. Thus, it is high time that road safety in the region becomes a top priority in the academic field as well as in the public and private sector.Read more

On the way to autonomous driving

Smarter cars thanks to modern technology

Smarter cars thanks to modern technology

The car of the future will be increasingly smart thanks to modern technology. Driver support ranges from assistance systems to actions executed automatically during journeys. Dr. Thomas Schamm, head of the Technical Cognitive Assistance Systems department at FZI Karlsruhe, on the current challenges.Read more