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Seminar: Automotive Electrification in Logistics

June 15, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Automotive Electrification

We hear a lot about autonomous vehicles and electrical trucks for city and fine distribution.

Logistics is getting more and more electrified, but there are still issues and challenges. Many companies desire to reduce their CO² emission and impact on the environment. Can Automotive Electrification of Logistics help to reach environmental impact as well as financial targets? What is the market status today? Who are the players? What is happening? And what is going to happen in the short and longer term?

Join us during this afternoon seminar and find out.

Program:

  • 13:30 – Welcome and coffee
  • 14:00 – Introduction: the importance of electrical transportation, limitations, infrastructure and market status (Jan De Kimpe, PICS Belgium, KULeuven, Logisol Pro)
  • 14:20 – Techniques, business cases and company policy (Stefan Russu, J&J)
  • 14:55 – Convergence of electrification and automation (prof. dr. Lieselot Vanhaverbeke, VUB, Department of Business Technology and Operations, Research Group MOBI – Mobility, Logistics and Automotive Technology)
  • 15:30 – Break
  • 15:50 – Case: ADDAX motors, Belgian builder of electrical vehicles (Jean-Charles Carrette, CEO)
  • 16:15 – Case: Carrier using electrical vehicles, Ninatrans (Benny Smets, CEO Ninatrans)
  • 16:40 – Case: Haven Rotterdam with AGV-trucks for container transportation within the port (tbd)
  • 17:05 – Q&A
  • 17:15 – End

Register here

When?

  • Tuesday June 15, 2021

Language

  • English

Tariff

  • PICS members/Value Chain subscribers: 250 euro + 21% VAT
  • Non members : 290 euro + 21% VAT

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Contact

  • info@picsbelgium.be
  • +32 494/10 28 83

Details

Date:
June 15, 2021
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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Venue

Hotel Serwir
Kon. Astridlaan 57
Sint-Niklaas, 9100 Belgium
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