How does the new WP.29 regulation impact both OEMs and consumers in European markets?

Understanding WP.29
WP.29 regulation impact on OEMs and end users
This episode features Marcin Biedron, OTA Product Manager at HARMAN. Marcin explains the new WP.29 regulation for Software Updates and Vehicle Cybersecurity from the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), its impact on the automotive industry as well as consumers, and how HARMAN is helping vehicle manufacturers be compliant.
Key Takeaways:

[1:25] Marcin explains what WP.29 is

[3:06] Why the WP.29 regulation was created

[4:40] The geographies impacted by WP.29

[5:05] How the regulation is affecting automakers 

[6:10] Consequences of noncompliance 

[6:57] How automakers can ensure compliance 

[7:37] Timing for when WP.29 goes into effect

[8:23] How WP.29 impacts drivers

[9:27] Products and services HARMAN offer to support WP.29

[10:45] How WP.29 is going to change the automotive industry in the future


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