Summary

As part of its well-established portfolio of high-level infrastructure events, which have always enjoyed government support, City & Financial Global is delighted to announce the next edition of the Annual EV Infrastructure Summit, which will be held in central London on 9 April 2024.

The programme will focus on the recent developments in the UK EV Infrastructure Industry, and look at business model innovation, following a recent increase in consumer and business participation in smart consumption. It will also review the current role of local authorities in charging infrastructure provision and showcase the next generation of smart and efficient charging points in the UK and beyond. This in-person conference will feature insightful presentations from, and informed debate between, senior experts and government representatives on the key topics involved.

 

MEET OUR PAST AND CURRENT SPEAKERS & ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS: 

Alec Peachey, Editorial Director, Transport + Energy, Marc Palmer, Brand Director, Auto Trader, James Scott, Chief Executive Officer, EVA England,  Lord Deben, Chair, Climate Change Committee; Trudy Harrison MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, The Department of Transport; Graeme Cooper BSc MBA, Head of Future Markets, National Grid; Steve Gooding, Director, RAC Foundation, Maurice Hochschild, Executive Chairman, Osprey Charging Network, Martin Beaumont, CEO, Electric Green, Ben Foulser, Director, KPMG UK; John Flint, CEO, UK Infrastructure Bank; Christina Calderato, Director of Transport Strategy and Policy, Transport for London; Mike Haws, CEO, SMMT; Karl Anders, Managing Director, Mer UK; Natasha Patel, Director, Baringa Partners; Philip New, Chief Executive Officer, Energy Systems Catapult, and Chair, Electric Vehicle Energy Taskforce; Graeme Dey MSP, Minister for Transport, The Scottish Government, Alex Smith, Managing Director, Volkswagen Group UK Ltd; Roger Hunter, Vice President, Electric Mobility Shell Renewables & Energy Solutions, Shell, Reza Shaybani, Co-Founder & CEO, The EV Network; Toddington Harper, CEO, GRIDSERVE; Philippe Vangeel, Secretary General, The European Association for Euromobility and many, many others…

 

SOME OF THIS YEAR’S KEY TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Update on Project Rapid, ZERFT and other UK Government’s EV infrastructure priorities & spending plans
  • Analysing key market drivers for developing EV charging infrastructure to meet the needs of the UK EV industry. How is the public perception of EV charging infrastructure changing at the moment?
  • Next generation of smart and efficient EV charging points. How reliable and easy to pay for are they?
  • How are new technologies redefining commercial models?
  • Rapid advances in battery technology
  • How is EV Infrastructure funding shifting? Finance and investment new models