ASEAN NCAP’s 10th ASEAN Automobile Safety Forum in Karawang, Indonesia

Kajang, 15 October 2018 – The New Car Assessment Programme for Southeast Asian Countries (ASEAN NCAP) will be organizing its 10th ASEAN Automobile Safety Forum (AASF) in Karawang, Indonesia from 13 November until 15 November 2018. A series of events have been planned for this AASF comprising vehicle safety course (closed registration) on 14 November 2018, ASEAN NCAP Steering Committee (closed meeting), the AASF forum and the 3rd ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards 2018, which all will be held on 15 November 2018 at Mercure Hotel, Karawang, Indonesia.

Registration to participate in the AASF on 15 November 2018 is now open. Those who are interested to participate in the forum are requested to fill out the online registration form to the forum. Should you have difficulty to access the online form, please email your name, organization, email address and your organization industry (eg. media, government, academics, manufacturer/vehicle supplier) to

Detailed itinerary of the 10th AASF is below.

Date Time Activity

15 November 2018


10:30 – 10:40 Global Safety by Jessica Truong, Global NCAP
10:40 – 11:00 The role of Tire in Vehicle Safety by Mr. Sadaharu Kato, Bridgestone
11:00 – 11:20 Vehicle Safety Status in Indonesia by Dr. Sigit Santosa, Institut Teknologi Bandung
11:20 – 11:40 Vehicle Safety in Vietnam and Upcoming Event in Hanoi by Dr. Ly Hung Anh, Ho Chi Minh University of Technology
11:40 – 12:00 The Philippines Approach Towards Vehicle Safety by Mr. Jason Salvador, Ateneo De Manila University
12:00 – 12:10 Safety of Small Pickup Truck by Mr. John Hafiz, ASEAN NCAP
12:10 – 12:30 Launching of  ASEAN NCAP Road Map 2021-2025 by Ir. Dr. Khairil Anwar Abu Kassim, ASEAN NCAP
12.30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 17:00
  • Signing of Memorandum of Understanding
  • ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards