Vehicle Hardware Systems Engineering Lead, Engineering and Technology Development
Ford Otosan, TR
Ozan Nalcıoğlu graduated from Istanbul Technical University with MSc in Mechanical Engineering in 1996 and joined Ford Otosan in 1998 as product development engineer. He served in a variety of leadership positions and product projects (Ford Transit, Connect, Courier, Cargo, Fmax, Ranger vehicles and Ecotorq, Duratorq engines) during the growth of the team as Turkey’s largest product development organisation in automotive.
He is currently leading Vehicle Hardware Engineering and is champion on Ford Otosan Carbon Transition Program.
The Future of Automotive Glazing
The automotive industry is under pressure to become more sustainable and to integrate intelligent devices, in response to developing consumer demands and new legislation.
It is imperative that we take the lead in initiatives such as the widespread implementation of autonomous vehicles and electrification, which are fundamentally changing our sector and generating solutions that enhance the lives of our customers. During this transformation, we will present our plan to tackle the upcoming challenges in the automotive glass industry by utilizing innovative material technologies. Additionally, we will provide insights into how the appearance of car glass will evolve in the future.