Welcome to the 26th International Technical Conference on The Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (ESV)

Sponsored by the United States Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in cooperation with participating ESV member countries. ESV conferences are unique and invaluable to the global community. They provide opportunities to share innovative advances in motor vehicle safety and encourage international cooperation. NHTSA along with our gracious partner The Netherlands will host the conference in Eindhoven, Netherlands on June 10-13, 2019. Registration information will be available shortly.

Conference Features

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Call for Papers

The ESV Conference provides a unique opportunity and forum for the exchange of ideas and the strengthening of global collaboration in improving vehicle safety technologies and standards.

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Student Design Competition

The Collegiate Student Safety Technology Design Competition (SSTDC) is hosted by the International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (ESV).

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Global GFP Connections

The Conference is hosted by an ESV member country selected in advance by the GFPs representing participating Governments' transportation organizations.

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Conference Program

Keeping pace with technical innovation and finding new opportunities for advancing safety.

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10-11 June


30217 new street road , Netheralnds


National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
Team Members

Netherlands Team Members

Event Schedules

Global Government Focal Point (GFP) Members