May, 9 and 10, 2019
Electrification & All-Wheel Drive Congress

EAWD Congress 2019


May, 9 and 10, 2019
Electrification & All-Wheel Drive Congress

EAWD Congress 2019


May, 9 and 10, 2019
Electrification & All-Wheel Drive Congress

EAWD Congress 2019


Innovation touchable: Visitors to the Electrification & All-Wheel Drive Congress 2019 in Graz enjoyed to the latest developments and challenges around the future of all-wheel drive technology as well as highlights of electrification and hybridisation of the drive train in our accompanying exhibition.

We would be delighted if you took the opportunity to engage in interesting discussions and obtain detailed product information from experts in the industry.




There are few challenges as important today as creating solutions that support a clean, energy-efficient world.This requires a commitment to constantly improve the transportation of people and things.
We, at BorgWarner, made that commitment decades ago and have since been creating technologies to improve efficiency, emissions and performance in all types of vehicles.
Our proven track record has made us propulsion system leader for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles. We uncover strong trends and use smart science and technology to address a future based on varying regulations, consumer demands and automaker requirements.
Our employees have earned trusted partnerships with customers and suppliers around the world.
We leverage these relationships to gain a deeper understanding of the challenges at hand and then do what it takes to develop the next solution. Our strong operations and commercialization expertise result in high volume availability of competitive, efficient products that truly drive change.


GKN Automotive is the world’s leading supplier of automotive driveline technology and components. As a global company serving more than 90% of the world’s vehicle manufacturers, it operates through 54 locations in 21 countries, employing over 29,000 people. GKN Automotive develops, builds and supplies an extensive range of automotive driveline technologies – for use in the smallest ultra-low cost cars to the most sophisticated premium vehicles showcasing advanced driving dynamics.

GKN Automotive’s driveline technologies – including constant velocity joint, sideshaft and propshaft systems – have already featured on more than nine billion vehicles around the world. Its proven software development and vehicle integration expertise, and a complete range of scalable solutions, also make GKN Automotive the industry’s number one partner for AWD, transaxle and eDrive systems. Its rapidly growing eDrive activities employ 5,000 people across eight manufacturing and R&D sites in six countries, and have delivered more than 900,000 eDrive units to date.



Magna Powertrain is a premier supplier for the global automotive industry with full capabilities in powertrain design, development, testing and manufacturing. Offering complete system integration sets us apart from our competitors. Our innovations make an important contribution to the overall performance of the vehicle while providing technologies that improve fuel economy, assist in making the vehicle safer, reduce weight and provide value to our customers.



SKF is a leading global supplier of bearings, seals, lubrication systems and services which include technical support, maintenance and reliability services, consulting engineering and training. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries.

Whatever your challenges are, SKF can help you to develop the next generation of low-friction, lightweight solutions to reduce emissions, increase fuel efficiency and compete in a rapidly changing market.

Elring Klinger

As an automotive supplier, ElringKlinger has become a trusted partner to its customers – with a firm commitment to shaping the future of mobility. Be it optimized combustion engines, high-performance hybrids, or environmentally-friendly battery and fuel cell technology, ElringKlinger provides innovative solutions for all types of drive systems.

These efforts are supported by a dedicated workforce of more than 10,000 employees at 45 ElringKlinger Group locations around the globe.


Henkel’s Adhesive Technologies leads the global adhesives & sealants market with high-impact solutions. Its team of more than 6,500 experts fosters long-term relationships with its customers and partners, allowing the company to gain an in-depth understanding of various applications across all nearly all manufacturing sectors, including the automotive industry. Leveraging its application know-how and broad product expertise from the traditional powertrain market, Henkel is making strong efforts to support automotive manufacturers in addressing the new challenges that come along with EV design and manufacturing, including battery and e-drive systems.


The Schaeffler Group is a global automotive and industrial supplier. By delivering high-precision components and systems in engine, transmission, and chassis applications, as well as rolling and plain bearing solutions for a large number of industrial applications, the Schaeffler Group is already shaping “Mobility for tomorrow” to a significant degree. The technology company generated sales of approximately 14.2 billion Euros in 2018. With around 92,500 employees, Schaeffler is one of the world’s largest family companies and, with approximately 170 locations in over 50 countries, has a worldwide network of manufacturing locations, research and development facilities, and sales companies. With more than 2,400 patent registrations in 2018, Schaeffler is Germany’s second most innovative company according to the DPMA (German Patent and Trademark Office).

On Semiconductor

ON Semiconductor is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use. The company is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient, power management, analog, sensors, logic, timing, connectivity, discrete, SoC and custom devices. The company’s products help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical, aerospace and defense applications. ON Semiconductor provides robust, AEC-qualified, PPAP-capable products for automotive applications, including active safety & autonomous driving; vehicle electrification; connectivity and In-Vehicle-Networking (IVN); LED lighting; fuel economy & emissions reduction, and powertrain, body, and interior. ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, a robust compliance and ethics program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions. For more information, visit http://www.onsemi.com.


As a leading global company designing & producing automotive components, JTEKT Corporation is seeking to refine its advanced technologies to provide greater safety, security & comfort.

Our best-in-class steering systems and driveline components, marketed under the JTEKT and TORSEN brands, provide an amazing driving experience while contributing to CO2 emission reduction.

Through our “Monozukuri” approach, placing innovation at the heart of our strategy, JTEKT stays one step ahead in perceiving the constantly changing needs of markets & customers.

KS Engineers

KS ENGINEERS combines knowledge in the fields of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, electronics, modelling, simulation, control as well as information technology to supply test benches for the automotive and industrial engine industries. We can claim technological leadership with regard to dynamics and precision of control.450 employees put into practice more than 30 years of experience and continuous R&D. KS ENGINEERS offers perfectly customized high-end solutions in the fields of E-Mobility and combustion-engined technology for engine, drivetrain, component and complete vehicle testing.

AC Styria

ACstyria represents a network of around 300 companies from the automotive, aerospace and rail systems sectors - with more than 55.000 employees and a total turnover of more than 15 billion €. The main purpose of the cluster – founded in 1995 – is the support of styrian companies along the entire value-creation chain. It provides a link between business, industry, research and public institutions.


AKKA ranks as the European leader in engineering consulting and R&D services in the mobility sector. As an innovation accelerator for its clients, AKKA supports leading industry players in the automotive, aerospace, rail and life-sciences sectors throughout the life cycle of their products with cutting edge digital technologies technologies.
Founded 1984, AKKA has a strong entrepreneurial culture and is pursuing its fast-paced growth and international development in line with its strategic plan CLEAR 2022. With 21,000 employees in 29 countries, who are passionate about technology and dedicated to advancing the future of industry, the Group recorded revenues of €1.5 billion in 2018.