EVS29 : June 19-22, 2016 - Montreal, Quebec, Canada Published:24.07.2015  

Save the date for the 29th annual World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition (EVS29), as the largest international electric vehicle conference returns to North America from June 19-22, 2016 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. EVS has been assembling global leaders from industry, government and academia to address technical, policy and market topics in the electrification of vehicle fleets since 1969.

EVS29 will be held at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. Hotel and travel information will be available in the coming weeks. Check back and sign up to receive updates.

Visit www.EVS29.org for more information.

Announcing the EVS29 Call for Papers! Published:20.08.2015  

The 29th Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS29) is returning to North America, June 19-21, 2016 in Montréal, Québec, and this is your opportunity to get involved as a presenter.  On behalf of our co-hosts and sponsors, event organizer EDTA is pleased to announce the call for paper abstracts is now open! We want you to participate as a presenter in an EVS29 Lecture Session or a Small Group/Poster Session.
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EPE's 16 ECCE Europe, 5-9 September 2016 - Karlsruhe, Germany Published:16.08.2015  

Organization and Venue:
The Power Electronics community will gather in Karlsruhe , Germany, from 6 to 8 September 2016, to exchange views on research progresses and technological developments in the various topics described hereunder. On Monday 5 September a number of tutorials will be organised and several technical visits are planned on Friday 9 September. The 18th Conference on Power Electronics and Applications (and Exhibition), EPE’16 ECCE (Energy Conversion Congress and Expo) Europe is co-sponsored by the EPE Association and IEEE PELS. It will take place at the Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre.

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Invitation GO4SEM Webinars "Global Opportunities for SMEs in Electro - Mobility Published:15.08.2015  
Join us for a webinar on 24 Aug 2015, 2:30 PM - 4:00PM

Global E-Mobility Supply Chains

Overall analysis of international markets for electric mobility and opportunities for European companies.

The webinar focuses on the analysis of the today’s most dynamic international (emerging) markets for electric mobility such as the United States of America, Japan, China, South Korea, India, and Brazil. Besides background information on the respective framework conditions, governmental goals and funding strategies, new developments and technological trends in the field of electric mobility are presented for each of the countries.

Ivan Gallego - Mondragon Automocion
Gereon Meyer - VDI|VDE - IT
Beate Müller - VDI|VDE - IT
Chris Reeves - MIRA


Join us for a webinar on 25 Aug 2015, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Innovation Capabilities of European suppliers and SMEs

Opportunities for European SMEs entering global electric mobility markets

In this webinar, the results of a SWOT analysis of the capabilities of European suppliers and SMEs in regional clusters and their competitive positions with respect to electric mobility are presented. Focus is on the role of European clusters and the potential contribution of electric mobility to a European re-industrialization, also in regions with only weak innovation links. Various approaches to strengthen Europe’s industrial competitiveness at the global level as well as opportunities for European SMEs in international electric mobility markets are identified. European and international strategies of individual clusters as case examples for high innovation ability and new business development will be introduced.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Mihaela Chefneux - ICPE
Ivan Gallego - Mondragon Automocion
Pietro Perlo - IFEVS & Torino E-District
Chris Reeves - MIRA

EEVC-2015 : European Electric Vehicle Congress - 1st to 4th December, Brussels Published:21.07.2015  
As you may know, the last edition of the European Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Congress gathered over 400 delegates from 41 countries. In total, more than 250 presentations have been made.

The 4th edition of the European Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Congress will take place from 1st to 4th December 2015.
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European Commission appoints AVERE as member of Sustainable Transport Forum Published:21.07.2015  

Following the adoption of the Directive on the deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure, the European Commission has launched the Sustainable Transport Forum (STF).

The STF is expected to help the Commission to advance the application of the Clean Power for Transport strategy and to facilitate the implementation of the Directive. The STF shall assist the Commission in implementing the Union’s activities and programmes aimed at fostering the deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure to contribute to the European Union energy and climate goals.

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AVERE at Eurobike 2015 Published:21.07.2015  

For the second time, AVERE LEV-TF will participate at the Eurobike Show, which takes place from 26 till 28 August in Friedrichshafen (D).

AVERE will have a booth on the first floor of the West Entrance (number FW-OG103). The booth is meant to be a tranquil place where members and other visitors can escape for a while from the hectic show for a meeting or for a cup of coffee.

AVERE LEV-TF is sharing the booth with the Light Electric Vehicle Association(LEVA).

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EPE's 15 ECCE Europe, 8-10 September 2015 - Geneva, Switzerland Published:22.06.2015  

It is our pleasure to announce that the 17th Conference on Power Electronics and Applications,

EPE’15-ECCE Europe, will take place in Geneva, Switzerland, from the 8th to 10th September 2015.

The conference follows previous successful conferences held in major university cities across Europe since 1985: Brussels, Grenoble, Aachen, Florence, Brighton, Seville, Trondheim, Lausanne, Graz, Toulouse, Dresden, Aalborg, Barcelona, Birmingham, Lille and Lappeenranta.

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City of Oslo receives Avere's E-visionairy Award @ EVS28 Published:16.05.2015  
Avere: "Especially when it comes to electric mobility, Norway is clearly a country of early adopters. And for its continuous support, promotion and exemplary function in driving e-mobility fast-forward, Avere is proud to award its Capitol City of Oslo with our European E-visionairy award."

Mr. Holthe, the Ambassador of Norway to Korea received the award from Avere's President during the closing ceremony of EVS28 in South Korea.

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Bert Witkamp unanimously voted in as our new AVERE Secretary General Published:12.11.2014  
At the last Avere Board meeting in Brussels, Mr. Bert Witkamp was unanimously voted in as our new Secretary General.