Current global developments such as climate change and a growing interest in sustainable mobility demand for new ground-breaking technological approaches.
Let us look into the future, identify necessary fields of action, and discuss technological possibilities that are already emerging today!
“The evolution of mobility is both an aspiration and a challenge for us – our aim is to make a significant contribution with innovative solutions.”Dr. Frank Heislitz, CEO, Freudenberg Performance Materials
Matthias Horx is considered to be one of the most influential futurologists in Europe. He founded the futurology think tank “Zukunftsinstitut”. His research focuses on topics such as the correlation between political, economic, and technological trends, megatrends, urbanization, digitalization as well as future living & mobility.
This is your opportunity to discuss concepts of climate neutral and emission-free mobility with experienced industry and research experts: the scientific and technological requirements as well as the market potential.
New materials with special properties significantly contribute to ground-breaking technical innovations – in automotive engineering, they enable the realization of sophisticated solutions to enhance the performance, comfort, and sustainability of modern vehicles.
10 DEC 2020
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (EST) / 15:00– 17:30 (CET)
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Our visions for the future of mobility
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Global 2050 – An exciting view from the future
|09:50 (EST) / 15:50 (CET)||
Climate neutral and emission-free mobility – an illusion?
|10:05 (EST) / 16:05 (CET)||
Aspects of material innovation
|10:50 (EST) / 16:50 (CET)||
|11:00 (EST) / 17:00 (CET)||
Ask the experts: Breakout sessions
|11:30 (EST) / 17:30 (CET)||
Moderated by Susanne Schöne and Gerhard Schöpping
Lectures, presentations, and discussions will be held in English.
A national and international presenter at events and on television. With well over 1,800 events in the automotive, IT, business and political sectors, the trained journalist has made a name for herself.
Director Global Innovation & Technology at Freudenberg Performance Materials. He is responsible for global technology development and heads the Freudenberg Business Group's innovation process. He is also responsible for central process development and the advance development of materials and products.