Power2Drive Innovation Day

July 1, 2020 (Online)

The Power2Drive Innovation Day is an online event for all innovation and e-mobility enthusiasts. The one-day event will be opened by keynote speaker Lars Thomsen, one of the world's leading futurologists in the field of energy and e-mobility, followed by several company presentations.

The Innovation Day features the latest technologies and solutions for e-mobility and charging infrastructure presented by selected Power2Drive exhibitors. The companies will present their innovations on stage to an international audience and will be available to all visitors at their booths in the Expo Area of the event. Use the Expo Area to get more information about the companies and their innovations, ask all your questions in personal 1:1 chats or video calls and participate in the lucky draws of the exhibitors (if available). Take also advantage of the networking tool to connect with other e-mobility experts worldwide during the session breaks.


Quick Facts

Date July 1, 2020
Hours 8:00am–4:30pm (CEST)
Location Online Event
Tickets Free of charge
Participating Companies Compleo, EnBW, Everon (Part of EVBox Group), The Mobility House & Webasto
Keynote Speaker Lars Thomsen, Futurologist & Founder of future matters AG
Moderator Roberto Russo, Project Development Power2Drive, Solar Promotion GmbH

Keynote Speaker Lars Thomsen

Futurologist, founder of future matters AG

Lars Thomsen is one of the world's leading futurologists. Born in Hamburg in 1968, the trend and future researcher is considered one of the most influential experts on the future of energy, mobility and smart networks. He advises entrepreneurs, companies, institutions and governmental bodies in Europe on the development of future strategies and business models.

His extensive professional network helps him facilitate frequent one-on-one meetings with innovation leaders around the world. Around 30% of his time is spent traveling for future research and exploration. In addition to his professional activities, Lars is also a guest professor at three universities, a member of several international Think Tanks and the World Future Society in Washington, D.C.


8:00am–8:45am Registration Start: Discover the Event Platform
8:45am–9:00am Welcome Note by the Organizer
9:00am–9:45am E-Mobility as Tipping Point of the 2020s – Exponential Effects and Synergies in the Coming 500 Weeks
Keynote Speech by Lars Thomsen, Futurologist & Founder of future matters AG
10:00am–10:45am Charging at Home: Increase Usability
Dr. Karl Kolmsee, Director, Webasto Thermo & Comfort SE
11:00am–11:45am EnBW Mobility+ always Charged
Mr. Peter Siegert, Manager Emobility, EnBW
12:00pm–12:45pm Electric Vehicle Charging Management as a Catalyst for Successful eMobility Business
Mr. Maarten Plesman, Chief Revenue Officer, Everon (Part of EVBox Group)
1:15pm–1:45pm Business Lunch Expert Talk
2:00pm–2:45pm Saving Costs with Smart Charging Infrastructure
Mr. Matthias Suttner, Head of Key Account Management Wholesale, The Mobility House
3:00pm–3:45pm Efficient Charging Solutions for Fleet Operators
Mr. Martin Szwed, Compleo Charging Solutions GmbH
3:45pm–4:00pm Thank You Note by the Organizer
4:00pm–4:30pm Get Together

Participating Companies