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CHECK OUT WHAT WE COVERED LAST YEAR IN THE 2020 AGENDA:

MORNING SESSION

9:00

Welcome & Opening Remarks from the Chair

POLICY UPDATE & MARKET OUTLOOK

9:05

OPENING MINISTERIAL ADDRESS:

Getting ready for COP26 and how good policy is driving the mass adoption of electric mobility

Eamon Ryan

Eamon Ryan

Minister for Climate Action, Communication Networks and Transport

9:15

TAX SPOTLIGHT:

The transition to Electric Vehicles: Implications on taxation 

Professor John Fitzgerald

Professor John Fitzgerald

Research Affiliate, Economic and Social Research Institute and Adjunct Professor, Department of Economics, Trinity College Dublin

9:30

PANEL DISCUSSION:

OEM EV Strategy – where are we heading?

  • What is currently disrupting OEM thinking around EV development? 
  • What needs to change at a policy and technology level to expand the EV market?
  • Fuel Cell EV’s and hydrogen – is this the next big move for e mobility and decarbonisation innovation?

 

Aoife O’Grady

Aoife O’Grady

Principal Officer, Climate Action & Communications, Department of Transport

10:15

Charging Infrastructure Outlook

John Byrne

John Byrne

Head of ESBeCars

10:30

 Networking & Virtual Exhibition Break

10:45

PANEL DISCUSSION:

How are businesses are expanding access to meet the consumers growing charging needs

  • What is the size of the opportunity for charging infrastructure growth within new and innovative settings?
  • How to make the business model work for the businesses and consumers
  • How can companies think about EVs as part of their overall energy strategy? 
Richard McElligott

Richard McElligott

Director, McElligott Limited and Cosgrave Group

Tomás Cowman

Tomás Cowman

Head of Construction, Lidl Ireland

Lex Hartman

Lex Hartman

CEO, ubitricity

11:15

FUELS IN FOCUS:

The Electric Forecourt – reinventing the fuel station for the future

  • What are the current challenges for fuel companies doing more?
  • What are the solutions to this? 
  • How are fuel companies thinking about the role of EV charging in the forecourt of the future? 

 

Kevin McPartland

Kevin McPartland

CEO, Fuels for Ireland

11:45

Market outlook: how can we continue to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles?

12:00

 

Lunch Break, Networking & Exhibition Viewing