ZAPI Group, a leading proponent of vehicle electrification, will hold its Future of Electrification virtual conference on February 7-8, 2024. The third annual conference will bring together industry leaders and experts in industrial and commercial vehicle electrification to discuss practical steps to achieve an all-electric reality.
According to ZAPI officials, the conference will provide insights into the latest technology, industry trends, and geopolitical and regulatory factors driving the electrification revolution. With the consumer automotive market-leading electric adoption, the event’s focus will facilitate conversations showcasing the practical path to electrification for industrial and commercial vehicles and machines, both on- and off-road.
“We are actively working with customers in industries such as construction, commercial eMobility and material handling to realize wide adoption in all motive industrial markets. Our purpose is to make the electric dream a reality,” said Lloyd Gomm, global marketing director for ZAPI Group. “We are excited to host our third annual virtual event where we can discuss our shared challenges and opportunities with thought leaders across the electrification business.”
The program features a keynote presentation from futurist Stefan Hyttfors titled Electrification as the Catalyst for a New Era. He will explore how the race towards zero emissions has shifted from a future concern to current opportunities, and how electrification of the global economy presents the greatest investment opportunity of our time. He will also delve into the world of Artificial Intelligence, discussing its potential to democratize access to knowledge like never before.
Featured speakers include:
Josefina Sallén from RISE AB, Sweden’s research institute and innovation partner, who will present “Sustainable Business Models in Action: Insights and Applications for the Circular Transformation of the Industry.”
Stefan Schneider from SUNCAR AG, specialists in the electrification of construction machinery, will discuss the challenges and path to developing an all-electric excavator.
Max Khabur, Director of Marketing, OneCharge, will offer perspectives as a U.S. manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries for the materials handling industry.
Attendees will also enjoy a special presentation about the future of motor sports with Formula E’s Maserati MSG Racing Team.
Other presenters are from leading organizations such as Ubiquicom, Discover Energy Systems, Flux Power, Trojan Battery, Stafl Systems and Inventus Power, who will share their visions, challenges, and success stories in their journeys towards an all-electric world.
The ZAPI Group, based in Poviglio, Italy, has been involved with electrification technology since 1975. It is engineering the transition to an electric future with a highly integrated product portfolio including motion controllers, electric motors, high-frequency battery chargers and autonomous navigation software for application in full electric and hybrid vehicles. It has more than 1,600 employees worldwide.
Registration for The Future of Electrification 2024 is now open and free of charge. Visit www.futureofelectrification.org to register and for more information.
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