Dr. Chang to Chair Tech Session at Brake Colloquium


Source: Brake Parts Inc. LLC

MCHENRY, Ill. – Brake Parts Inc LLC (BPI) announces Dr. HT Chang, vice president of product development, engineering, R&D and quality, is hosting a technical panel-discussion session during the 37th annual SAE International Brake Colloquium & Exhibition taking place in Orlando, Sept. 22-25, 2019.

The panel session titled, “Additional Testing/Validation Considerations with Re-gen Braking,” will take place during the Colloquium Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 10:20 a.m. EST. In addition to the session co-chair, Carlos Agudelo, Link Engineering Co., panelists from industry experts will include Daniel S. Berletchick, Rayloc Inc.; Saikiran Divakaruni, ZF Friedrichshafen AG; Pietro Durando, ITT Friction Technologies; Ryutaro Misumi, Toyota Motor Corp. and Matthew Robere, General Motors.

This Colloquium panel will have a broad discussion surrounding the electrification, system differential with re-gen braking, and help the brake system/components suppliers to align testing specs with market needs, and further identify the technical areas to focus on. Each panelist will share their vision with the industry and provide insight of numerous technical challenges the brake industry needs to focus on.

In the last few years, significant and rapid advancements towards improved safety and electric/automated vehicles are quickly transforming brake development. The annual Brake Colloquium remains the preeminent gathering of brake professionals in North America to bring these advancements into focus.

The SAE Brake Colloquium provides the brake industry a platform to examine government regulation, friction materials, noise abatement and improvement of brake performance. It also provides a national stage to present new technology and network with 800+ braking experts.

To register for Brake Colloquium 2019, visit https://register.rcsreg.com/r2/brake2019/ga/top.html.

About Brake Parts Inc LLC

Brake Parts Inc LLC (BPI) is committed to leading the global automotive aftermarket as the premier manufacturer and supplier of brake system components, including its respected flagship Raybestos® brand. The company’s primary focus is the growth and profitability of its customers through a collaborative platform of quality, innovation, dedication and integrity. As a supplier to major auto parts organizations, BPI has demonstrated commitment to research, development and testing of its entire product offering, including friction, rotors, drums, calipers and hydraulic products, ensuring that they meet or exceed original equipment fit, form and function requirements. For more information, visit www.brakepartsinc.com.

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