Plenary speech: E-Mobility for all – the concept behind


Frank Bekemeier, CTO e-Mobility, Volkswagen: “A no-compromise design for electric drives”

Volkswagen is backing fully optimized BEVs. The brand recently launched its ID.3 – the first model based on the Modular Electric Drive Kit or MEB – and plans to build a whole family of vehicles on this platform. Continue reading “Plenary speech: E-Mobility for all – the concept behind”

Plenary speech: BP energy outlook 2019 and solutions for advanced mobility


BP advocates more electrification and low/no-carbon fuels

Oil company BP began publishing its annual ‘Energy Outlook’ in 2012. In Shanghai, David Hall presented extracts from the latest edition. Since any predictions for 2040 are obviously a long shot, Hall presented four different scenarios. Continue reading “Plenary speech: BP energy outlook 2019 and solutions for advanced mobility”

Plenary speech: Electrified powertrain strategy from Geely’s perspective


Ruiping Wang, Vice President, Zhejiang Geely Auto Group: “The biggest growth will be in hybrid drives”

As the first speaker at the 18th CTI Symposium Berlin, Ruiping Wang presented her company’s strategy and gave insights into market conditions in China. Continue reading “Plenary speech: Electrified powertrain strategy from Geely’s perspective”