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Sara Gutiérrez-Lanza
Automotive Business Unit Director at GMV


Sara Gutiérrez-Lanza heads up the Automotive Business Unit at GMV. This business unit is responsible for the design and development of automotive platforms & ECUs (both hardware and embedded software) and the supply of connected car cloud solutions and services both for aftermarket and for Tier-1 & OEMs. This offer also includes advanced positioning algorithms and solutions for Autonomous Driving, ADAS and co-operative services and specialized cybersecurity products & services for connected autonomous vehicles.

Sara is an Electronics Engineer and Industrial Technical Engineer from Valladolid University in Spain.

She has been with GMV since 2000 in relation with telematics, services and solutions for ITS and the automotive sector, road traffic and mobility applications. She was formerly the business development executive of mobility services in the ITS business area at GMV, where she arrived after having spent several years as a project manager and coordinator of a group involved in the development of advanced mobility projects both for public and private customers.

Sara also acts as an independent expert and advisor to the European GNSS Agency and European Commission for the review of proposals and projects related with connected autonomous driving and advanced mobility and coordinates the participation of GMV in standardization activities in ISO/TC 22/SC 32/WG 11 for the definition of ISO 21434 on road vehicles cybersecurity engineering.

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Agenda Sessions

  • Panel Discussion: The Route to Autonomy – Mapping & Localization