Automotive Summit 2014

Automotive Summit is a high-level, annual meeting on vehicles and automotive parts engineering, technology and production efficiency for Thai and ASEAN automotive and auto parts industries. This annual summit is gathering of the regional's top specialists, engineers and industry leaders, as well as has become synonymous with the very latest and most important advances in regional automotive trend, technology, development and production in ASEAN.

The rapidly growth of trend towards electric vehicles leads to huge challenges for the automotive industry, the influence of new technology & automotive engineering, new alternative fuels and the impact on traffic accident have to be taken into account. As a consequence, research and development play a significant role in the industry in order to enhance the most efficient for clean vehicle.

Automotive industry is one of main industries of Thailand which generate economic value for the country. These future challenges must be taken into consideration in formulating development strategies for sustainable growth of the industry, especially the global trend of Green Automotive Technology that focuses on environmental and safety. The goal for future product development is to strive for a green and safety vehicle in compliance with the international standards. The 4 major factors that ensuring the sustainable development of Thai Automotive Industry are; favorable government policy to promote the investment along with encouraging the domestic market expansion through systematic integration, development to accommodate technology changes by enhancing the capacity of green technology development, increasing domestic value creation through productivity improvement for parts manufacturers, together with quantitative and qualitative human resources development.

Why you cannot afford to miss AUTOMOTIVE SUMMIT 2014

“Automotive Summit 2014” under the concept “GREEN MOBILITY CHANGING THE WORLD” is an exclusive conference that will offer visions, best practices and experiences by government and private sectors. It is a leading international platform for discussing, debate and the exchange of technical knowledge together with being the networking platform for top executives and decision makers of automotive parts industry in ASEAN. This is a co-located highlight activity of Manufacturing Expo, Thailand’s Largest Manufacturing and Supporting Industries Event for Automotive Parts.

Date:  Thursday 19 – Friday 20 June, 2014

19 June 2014 :               Topics
Keynote 1:                    - Thailand towards the Automotive Hub of Production and R&D of ASEAN
Keynote 2:                    - How Green Mobility is Changing the World?
Panel Discussion:         - ASEAN the New Chapter in Global Automotive Industry
20 June 2014 :
Special Forum:             - Becoming a World-Class Automotive Supplier
Technical Sessions:      - Future Fuel-Efficient Vehicles
                                     - Alternative Transport Fuels&Biofuels
                                     - Advanced Safety Technology and Transport System
                                     - Advanced Automotive Production and Material Engineering

Venue:  Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre (BITEC), Thailand

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 Who should attend:

  • Executives in Automotive Manufacturing, Auto-Parts Manufacturing, and Supporting Industries
  • Industrialists from Automotive Manufacturing Industries, Auto Part Productions and Suppliers
  • Members and Executives of Related Association/Organization
  • Government Officers from Ministry of Industry and Trade, and related Institutions.
  • Members of the press

Why should attend:

  • Hear the opportunities of Thailand and ASEAN automotive parts and supporting industries for global green automotive industry.
  • Get new knowledge to maximize opportunities for expanding markets to mainstream future automotive technologies
  • Networking with executives, business leaders, senior government officials, and the industrialists who are attending the summits