From July 4-5, 2018 the “Start now” congress will take place in San Sebastian. Ernesto Salazar, Global Product Director DECO & POP at Atotech, will talk about challenges and opportunities of electric vehicles for the surface engineering industry.

Since decades Atotech products pay special attention to the needs and demands of automotive manufacturers, OEMs and their suppliers. Our product range offers a comprehensive palette of trendsetting design options for long-lasting decorative applications. Many Atotech processes fulfill the requirements of a substantial number of OEM specifications and are approved by automotive manufacturers worldwide. Our knowledge, expertise and passion makes us also an ideal partner for new developments in the automotive industry.

The presentation “Electric vehicles: challenges and opportunities for the surface engineering industry” will be held on Wednesday, July 4, at 2 p.m.

The “Start now” congress is an initiative of the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa and CIDETEC Energy Storage. On the agenda are trendsetting questions such as

  • What will be the mobility of the future?
  • How will the electric vehicle affect the automotive industry?
  • What is being done right now in Euskadi? And in the world?
  • What opportunities does electromobility offer to Gipuzkoa?
  • What benefits will it generate in other sectors?

During the second day, on July 5, participants will have also the opportunity to see and try some of the most representative models of the current automotive industry, such as BMW, TESLA or Nissan, among others.

Conference: Start now congress – the future of electromobility
Date: July 4-5, 2018
Venue: Gipuzkoa Science and Technology Park, Paseo Mikeletegi 53, 20009 Donostia – San Sebastian

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