#newrealities | learning for future generations of automated cars

The latest insight on autonomous vehicle testing, with lessons that shine a light on how things might develop. Watch Christoph von Hugo, Head of Active Safety at Daimler AG, taking you on a test-drive around the world.


“The path to accident-free and autonomous driving is not a chauffeured ride – we will remain in the driver seat to make it happen!”

After acquiring degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Business Administration, Christoph v. Hugo joined Daimler AG in 2005 as an International Management Associate. He held various positions in the Research and Development areas of Daimler’s Business Units before taking over responsibility of Active Safety at Mercedes-Benz Cars. In addition to developing radar and camera sensors for driver assistance systems, he is involved in functions development and field validation.

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