The World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations, dubbed WP.29, is a worldwide regulatory forum within the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE). The regulatory framework is changing Changes within the regulatory framework are impacting vehicle manufacturers operating in WP.29 member countries in a major way.


In a new episode of the HARMAN Experiences Per Mile podcast, Marcin Biedron, OTA Product Manager at HARMAN, explains the WP.29 regulatory framework specifically for Software Updates and Vehicle Cybersecurity. Marcin describes the changes automakers can expect as a result of WP.29, how the new regulation ultimately impacts the consumer experience, and the solutions HARMAN offers in this area.

At HARMAN, we’re committed to developing experiences that enhance the physical safety and digital security of vehicle occupants as well as enhance the personalization offered in the vehicle. With nearly a decade of automotive expertise in cybersecurity and software updating, HARMAN has a dedicated team that leads regulatory compliance and has a suite of consulting packages aligned with WP.29 regulations to help vehicle manufacturers maintain compliance.

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Episode 1 - How will software empower a personalized experience for the customer?

Episode 2 - What new features will enable the in-vehicle experience of tomorrow?

Episode 3 - Phone app or embedded system: How will you navigate your car in the future?

Episode 4 - How will 5G enable the next generation in-car experience?

Episode 5 - What are the new technology trends for electric vehicles?

Episode 6 - From RPM to EPM: How are Experiences Per Mile impacting the industry?

Episode 7 - What foundational elements are needed in the digital cockpit of the future to boost consumer enjoyment?

Episode 8 - Can society reach zero-accident mobility through ADAS to provide a feeling of well-being for consumers?

Episode 9 - Why are automakers using OTA updates to improve consumer experience?

Episode 10 - How can consumers increase their productivity in the car using an automotive marketplace?

Episode 11 - How is enterprise software accelerating Experiences Per Mile?

Episode 12 - Can the Experience Per Mile promise be optimized via location technology?

Episode 13 - What’s the Experience Per Mile outlook for powersport products?

Episode 14 - Will streamlining car and radio services provide better social connection for drivers?

Episode 15 - How are driver and occupant monitoring systems increasing consumer enjoyment?

Episode 16 - Can software integration make drivers feel more accomplished?

Episode 17 - Is dashcam technology making vehicle owners safer?

Episode 18 - How can we improve accessibility to EVs while maximizing Experience Per Mile?

Episode 19 - How can music lovers elevate their concert experiences from the car?

Episode 20 - Is the key to creating a truly immersive gaming experience the car?

Episode 21 - Will digital creators extend their content curation to the driver’s seat?