Automotive Technology ClubThe Automotive Technology Club unites some 40 top technology companies active in vehicle electrification, user experience, advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and smart production. For these companies we are a door opener to decision makers of the global automotive industry.
'Pulse Check': the impact of COVID-19 on automotive suppliers In February 2021, CLEPA (the European Association of Automotive Suppliers) together with McKinsey & Company questioned the CLEPA members again about the economic situation and outlook. Organized for the 4th time now, this 'Pulse-Check' has become a kind of barometer for the automotive industry. The previous edition dates from September 2020.
Belgian startups pitch themselves to BMW in the Startup Garage For the first time, six Belgian startups presented themselves to the BMW Group during a pitch event at the BMW Startup Garage. The event was realized by BMW Startup Garage and the Automotive Technology Club of Agoria.
Second life of electric car batteries explained All high-tech products have an environmental impact and thus it is important to think about how we use them in a conscious way. Batteries are one such product.
Second Important Project of Common European Interest (“IPCEI”) to support research and innovation in the battery value chain has been approved On 26th of January 2021, the Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a second Important Project of Common European Interest (“IPCEI”) to support research and innovation in the battery value chain. The project, called “European Battery Innovation” was jointly prepared and notified by Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Poland, Slovakia, Spain and Sweden.