18 September 2007: Opening Day
Hosting i2010 Intelligent Car event 2007 and 8th eSafety Forum Plenary Meeting
To mark the i2010 Intelligent Car Event 2007 and open the IP exhibition,
Mr Fabio Colasanti, Director-General, Information Society and Media DG, European Commission
Mrs Viviane Reding, European Commissioner for Information Society and Media
Dr Bharat Balasubramanian, Vice President, DaimlerChrysler
Dr Rémi Kaiser, President, DELPHI France
inaugurated the conference and test tracks with an opening ceremony, a demonstration of the vehicles and a press conference.
This was followed by the 8th eSafety Forum Plenary Meeting. Demonstrations on the test tracks continuee for executive participants and the press.
The Opening Day was exclusively for guests holding a personal invitation.
19–20 September 2007: Expert Days
Open to all professionals involved in active and preventive safety applications, the Expert Days gave an opportunity to experience the next steps in the advancement of active safety applications with over 25 experimental vehicles directly coming out of PReVENT’s European research.
An outdoor exhibition village offered insight into IP PReVENT’s findings with demonstration platforms, PC simulations and videos. This was a truly unique opportunity to get a complete overview of the PReVENT project in both an entertaining and straightforward way.
To top it all off, the PReVENT technical achievements were presented in a two-day thematic conference with technical presentations and discussion panels involving the most active experts in the field.
22 September 2007: Public Day
PReVENT experts and vehicles ended the Action! in style at a demo rally just outside the famous walls of the Palace of Versailles. Open to all, the Public Day offered a chance for anyone who has ever had any questions regarding active safety (and we mean ANY!) to field them to the experts. With crash tests, life-saving Electronic Stability Control demonstrations/