Author Archive: EUCAR

EUCAR Council met in Turin to prepare for the challenges ahead

On 21 March 2024, Iveco Group hosted the first EUCAR Council meeting of the year at its Industrial Village facility in Turin, Italy, welcomed by Riccardo Romanini, EUCAR 2024 Chair, Product Development & Engineering Manager, Iveco Group. The discussion point that topped the agenda was the automotive OEMs’ input for the evaluation process of Horizon Europe, which contributes to the shaping of the following framework programme (FP10), the EU’s flagship programme for research and innovation. The EUCAR Council is the governing body of EUCAR, bringing together the heads of research and advanced development of the member companies. Together, we provide guidance addressing global...
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ACEA Annual Reception 2024

The automotive industry needs to boost cooperation with the tech and power sectors, as this is important for the industry’s green and digital transition. The ACEA Annual Reception held on 5 March 2024 at the Art & History Museum in Brussels was the perfect opportunity to discuss this cross-sectoral collaboration with leaders from these sectors. With over 280 participants in attendance, including high-level representatives such as Luca de Meo, the President of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) and CEO of Renault Group, Peter Wennink, President and CEO of ASML, Alexander Vlascamp, CEO of MAN Truck & Bus, and Leonhard Birnbaum, CEO of E.ON and Eurelectric...
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