About the Conference

With the successful conclusion of the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris, we further recognize the increasing importance and urgency of creating a cleaner, smarter and better world. In order to solidify this commitment, we must take giant strides in the electric vehicles arena, fuelling this paradigm shift in vehicular technology.

The Future of Electric Vehicles: Battery Technology, Energy Storage Solutions and Autonomous Driving conference will address the competitive landscape of electric vehicles worldwide, coupled with the vast opportunities and potential challenges of EV development.

A global gathering of senior decision makers and thought leaders, you will capitalize on the latest EV trends and exchange groundbreaking ideas with experts and industry visionaries on trending topics including battery technologies, energy storage solutions, data analysis and cloud technology, smart grids and smart cities.

Why Join This Forum


  • Strike mutually beneficial partnerships with automotive manufacturers, components manufacturers, utility providers, governmental institutions, retailers and other key players
  • Understand and utilize the latest battery technologies and commercial developments
  • Explore the different types of EV batteries and their diverse applications
  • Ensure optimum energy storage and security to increase efficiency and user confidence
  • Implement smart public and work charging to increase EV acceptance and adoption
  • Analyze and utilize EV data effectively to predict and shape user behavior
  • Embrace autonomous driving as the next big step in vehicular development
  • Promote smart grids and renewable energy in future smart cities
  • Integrate EVs in modern residential and commercial infrastructures for visionary mobility
  • Electrify public transport and promote EV tourism to encourage adoption

Featured Speakers

  • Dr. Jörg Wind
    Head of EU-Projects and Energy Systems Analyses, Daimler AG
  • Daniel Lautensack
    Head of LPG Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure, ABB Automation Products GmbH
  • Prof. Dr. Peter Birke
    Professor of Energy Research and E-Mobility, University of Stuttgart
  • Dr. Andrés Caldevilla 
    Technical Manager – Advanced Research, DENSO AUTOMOTIVE Deutschland GmbH
  • Jonas Maasmann
    Technical Project Leader – E-Mobility, Infrastructures and Grid, Institute of Energy Systems, Energy Efficiency and Energy Economics
  • Richard Lowden
    Founder and Chairman, Green Motion International
  • Daniel Quinger
    CEO/President, LION E-Mobility AG
  • Dr. Ralf Hannappel
    Director European Electrification, Opel Group GmbH
  • Olivier Paturet
    General Manager – Zero Emission Strategy, Nissan
  • Rupert Pontin
    Head of Valuations, EurotaxGlass’s
  • Ben Scott
    Senior Analyst, IHS Automotive
  • Michael Robinson
    CEO & Design Director, ED Design

Invited Participating Companies

  • Tesla Motors
  • Nissan
  • General Electric
  • General Motors
  • Volkswagen Group
  • Audi
  • BMW
  • Ford
  • Chevrolet
  • Bosch
  • Mitsubishi
  • Samsung
  • Chrysler
  • Porsche
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Toyota
  • Honda
  • Cadillac
  • Hyundai
  • Daimler
  • Siemens
  • Saic Motor
  • Suzuki Motor Corporation
  • Panasonic
  • Microsoft
  • Apple
  • ABB
  • Seeo
  • Quantumscape