First Speaker List Announced for Embedded Safety & Security Summit 2018

BENGALURU, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --

The initial list of expert speakers from the world of automotive embedded software engineering is confirmed for the fourth annual Embedded Safety & Security Summit (ESSS), scheduled for Chennai on 7th August 2018 and for Pune on 9th August 2018

The Embedded Safety & Security Summit, an initiative by LDRA Technology Private Limited, is now firmly established as a must-attend event in the embedded industry calendar. Every year, the summit draws together engineers, senior professionals, decision-makers and thought-leaders from the world's leading embedded brands, their technology partners, and key suppliers, to discuss future trends, market drivers, and technological opportunities. The theme of this year's conference will be 'Enabling Dependable Automotive Systems', reflecting its focus on the automotive industry.

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After the formal inaugural of the conference, the keynote address will be given by Dr. Mike Hennell, Founder and Technical Director, LDRA UK. Technical sessions will then focus on design & development, V&V, and certification, and will be followed by case studies offering detailed insights.

Expert presenters from leading organizations include Chris Tapp, Chairman - MISRA C++ Working Group, Technical Consultant, LDRA UK; Manish Karle, DGM, ARAI - Automotive Research Association of India; Eric Schacherer, Director of Sales, Southern Europe & India, Green Hills Software; Serge Bacquet, Field Applications Engineer, Green Hills Software; Karthick Selvam, Process Owner for Software Unit Verification, Valeo India; and Vishal Sen Gupta, R&D Operations Manager, Valeo India.

ESSS will once again offer three 'Technical Workshops' to run in parallel with the conference programme. These deep-dive sessions cover a wide range of topics of relevance to safety-and-security critical software development and are proven to draw together experts from both automotive and embedded software sectors. 

"Now in its fourth year, the Embedded Safety & Security Summit in India has become a key technical event and annual calendar fixture," said Ian Hennell, Operations Director at LDRA UK. "The conference offers an excellent networking opportunity, where embedded software engineers and business leaders can meet to discuss matters of keen interest to our industry."

"The summit provides an ideal opportunity to focus upon some of the technological, regulatory and market-related challenges and opportunities faced by the world's leading embedded players," said Shinto Joseph, Director - South East Asia Operations, LDRA India. "We are hosting the event at the two automotive hubs of Chennai and Pune, reflecting this year's focus on the dynamic automotive sector," he concluded.

To register or learn more about ESSS 2018 - Automotive Edition, visit our website, follow us on Twitter at @ESSSUMMIT or like our Facebook page at  

For any other queries, please drop an email to

About LDRA 

For more than forty years, LDRA has developed and driven the market for software that automates code analysis and software testing for safety-, mission-, security-, and business-critical markets. Working with clients to achieve early error identification and full compliance with industry standards, LDRA tools provide static and dynamic analysis, unit testing and verification for a wide variety of hardware and software platforms, while ensuring bi-directional requirements traceability throughout. Boasting a worldwide presence, LDRA is headquartered in the United Kingdom with subsidiaries in the United States and India coupled with an extensive distributor network. For more information on the LDRA tool suite, please visit

Media Contact:
Neeraja Nair
Marketing Communications Executive
LDRA Technology Pvt. Ltd

SOURCE LDRA Technology Private Limited

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