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The Enel Foundation and Generation.e have joined the Smarter Mobility Events 2020 as Global Knowledge Partners.

This development will reinforce the organisations’ commitment on research and education for a clean energy world.

Smarter Mobility series of events brings together game changers, solution providers, ideators, policy shapers, and thought leaders from across the world to consider, collaborate, co-create and consolidate efforts for accelerating the transition to electric and smart mobility in Europe, Asia, Middle East & Africa.

The partnership will kick off with Smarter Mobility World, a unique 2-day summit taking place on the 24 – 25 March 2020 at The Sustainable City in Dubai.

The summit follows an interactive format blending visionary keynote presentations, case studies, expert panel discussions, peer-to-peer roundtables, and a thrilling experiential product showcasing bringing the best electric vehicles, scooters, planes, buses, autonomous vehicles, electric concept cars and more.

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Electrification of the transport sector

As Knowledge Partner for the Smarter Mobility World (SMW), Enel Foundation will share their most recent research data and insights around the electrification of the transport sector. In particular, Italy’s case study on Transitioning from fossil fuels to renewable energy in the transport sector and its impact on society will be presented.

In addition, the partnership will allow the participation of Enel X e-Mobility experts in the SMW Pitch Series in partnership with Bedayat, a dedicated session where innovative companies within the smarter mobility and sustainable living sector have an opportunity to present their latest tech-savvy solutions to potential investors, clients, and partners. To find out more about this initiative go to Pitch Series website.

Enel Foundation Deputy Director João Duarte commented: “We see a lot of value in convergence of actors to accelerate electrification of transport and smarter mobility solutions, and are proud to share our knowledge and research at Smarter Mobility World and Smarter Mobility Africa.”

Ben Pullen, CEO & Co-Founder of Generation.e, said, “It’s been an absolute pleasure working with the Enel Foundation team over the last 12 months on our Generation.e activities to inspire transformation to smarter mobility in Africa and the Middle East. As we all know, knowledge is power and Enel Foundation is boosting capacity-building around the world to enable a faster transition to smarter mobility and cleaner energy access. The Generation.e team are looking forward to taking our partnership to a new level in 2020.”

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