Electric vehicles – ways of improvements, mechanical and technology opportunities for manufacturers and subsuppliers. These matters, among others, will be discussed by the members of the congress which will take place on 21st of September at Wrocław University of Science and Technology. Electromobility may be the future for the automotive industry in Lower Silesia province. The biggest in Europe factory of car batteries is being established near Wrocław.
“Innovation Congress – electric vehicles” is organized by Dolnośląski Klaster Motoryzacyjny (Lower Silesia Automotive Cluster) operating within Legnica Special Economic Zone S.A together with partners.
The congress contributes to the strategic government program under the name “Electromobility.” It is supervised by the Ministry of Energy together with the Ministry of Development and includes, among others, the flagship program: electric car. Development of the electromobility sector in Poland is one of the key projects included in the Strategy for the Responsible Development passed by the Council of Ministers.
AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY INVESTS THE MOST
Automotive industry is one of the most profitable branch of Polish economy. It generates the highest income from sale abroad which corresponds to 16% of the export.
According to the information about the execution of the act on special economic zones, at the end of December 2015, the biggest share in the aggregate value of investment in all Polish special economic zones (SEZ) belonged to companies from the automotive industry (26.8%.) The following spots were taken by the manufacturers of products made of rubber and plastic (10%), and entrepreneurs manufacturing products from other mineral non-metallic raw materials (8.5%). Automotive industry, represented the strongest among investors, dominated in four zones, i.e. Legnica, Katowice, Wałbrzych and Kostrzyn-Słubice.
ELECTRIC VEHICLES ARE THE FUTURE
The organizers of the congress point out that according to 953 representatives of the managers from 42 countries operating in the automotive industry, the development of the vehicles with electric drive is the most important trend in motorization until 2025. Therefore, it is worth to be prepared for the new directions of development in the industry, e.g. electromobility.
The meeting aims at creating an open platform for communication and exchange of knowledge between the suppliers, subsuppliers, start-ups and research and development units.