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More than 200 participants in EUCAR’s Virtual Conference 2021

“What progress can we expect in cars, trucks and busses in the future? How will the innovators motivate us to embrace this change? Why is it so exciting to work in the automotive industry in research, now more than ever?” Answers to all these questions were tackled at EUCAR’s Virtual Conference ‘Smart & Sustainable Mobility: New horizons for Europe.’ The keynote speaker Lars Stenqvist, Executive Vice President, Volvo Group Trucks Technology, Chief Technology Officer, AB Volvo, emphasized that addressing the green deal targets is technology and innovation-driven, “…this is the time to be an engineer, and especially in the automotive industry.” The research...
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Meet us at the EUCAR Virtual Conference

EUCAR's Smart & Sustainable Mobility: New horizons for Europe virtual conference will bring together thought leaders from the automobile sector, policymakers and stakeholders in road transport. They will provide evidence for smart and sustainable mobility innovations and share insights for achieving climate neutrality while debating the necessary next steps in this transition. Join us on 18 November at 10.00 and register now *. Learn more about our final programme here. *By clicking on the ‘register now’ link you agree to our privacy...
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Meet us at the EUCAR Virtual Conference

EUCAR's Smart & Sustainable Mobility: New horizons for Europe virtual conference will bring together thought leaders from the automobile sector, policymakers and stakeholders in road transport. They will provide evidence for smart and sustainable mobility innovations and share insights for achieving climate neutrality while debating the necessary next steps in this transition. Join us on 18 November at 10.00 and register now *. Learn more about our final programme here. *By clicking on the ‘register now’ link you agree to our privacy...
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Meet us at the EUCAR Virtual Conference

EUCAR's Smart & Sustainable Mobility: New horizons for Europe virtual conference will bring together thought leaders from the automobile sector, policymakers and stakeholders in road transport. They will provide evidence for smart and sustainable mobility innovations and share insights for achieving climate neutrality while debating the necessary next steps in this transition. Join us on 18 November at 10.00 and register now *. Learn more about our final programme here. *By clicking on the ‘register now’ link you agree to our privacy...
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Energy Storage Global Conference

The fourth Energy Storage Global Conference took place on 19 – 21 October 2021. The event was organised by EASE – The European Association for Storage of Energy, with the support of the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission. Three hundred fifty participants joined the 2021 Energy Storage Global Conference last week. The event was focused on energy storage due to the role it could play in achieving the decarbonisation targets. Mr Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission in charge of Interinstitutional Relations and Foresight, opened the conference highlighting that energy storage will be a crucial enabler for achieving climate neutrality by 2050. He...
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Project in Focus: L3Pilot Final Event

L3Pilot (Piloting Automated Driving on European Roads) is the EU and EUCAR flagship project testing the viability of Automated Driving for safe and efficient road transport. On 13 and 14 October 2021, the L3Pilot project held the final event in conjunction with the ITS World Congress in Hamburg, Germany.    After four years of testing on public roads, 34 partners, all major European OEMs, coordinated by Volkswagen AG, showed an in-depth dive into their results. One of the major achievements is the Code of Practice for the Development of Automated Driving Functions (CoP-ADF). It provides comprehensive guidelines for supporting the design, development, verification and validation of...
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