Session on E-Mobility – ‘Scaling up the manufacturing and adoption of Electric Vehicles in India’


05-March-2020
10:00-13:00
Conference Room C, CODISSIA Trade Fair Complex, Coimbatore, India
SEMINAR OBJECTIVES
Today there is a major drive again towards re-shifting from fossil fuel powered vehicles to electric vehicles globally. The transition is expected to face significant challenges in term of cost effectiveness of technologies, enabling infrastructure and the underlying business models which have been a major contributors of the economies. It is widely perceived that Government led support is the key for successful market transition in India.
The Objectives of the Roundtable Discussions are to invite deliberations from:
  • MSMEs/Startups/Innovators on E Vehicles upon Technological Requirements
  • Supportive ecosystem
  • Government support policies such as FAME II etc
  • Infrastructure, testing facilities and R&D collaborations etc and
  • Setting up viable road map towards achieving National E Mobility Goals.
  • Other relevant issues, challenges and roadmap
PROGRAMME SCHEDULE
10:00 am Guest Registration & Networking
10:30 am Welcome address by EEPC India
10:35 am Key Note Address by Department of Heavy Industry, Government of India
10:40 am Presentation by Mr. Suresh Kumar K Scientist ‘F’, Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to Government of India
11:00 am Role of MSME in Achieving National E mobility goals by Dr. Sumanthran – ex TATA
11:20 am Ecosystem for Technology development – Dr. Bindu Dey, IAS, Rd. Secretary TDB GOI
11:40 am Challenges in EV Manufacturing- Mr. J. Anand -MD- Jeyam Auto
12:00 pm Panel Discussion Topic : India as a key player in global EMobility Panelists: Dr. Sumanthran, Dr. Bindu Dey, Mrs. Hemalatha Annamalai (founder , Ampere vehicles), Mr. Shankar Venugopal VP Innovation from Mahindra Research Valley
12:35 pm Q & A session