Save the Date: November 10–12, 2020

Fuel Your Knowledge at Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Digital Days

The  Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Digital Days is an interactive virtual conference that brings you the same eight tracks of technical training from our in-person event to your home office, living room, or wherever you are. Learn the latest in advanced battery design, thermal management, and recycling at this one-of-a-kind digital event curated by a panel of 20 seasoned experts.

Featured Speakers at Digital Days

Mark Kaufman
Global Director of Electrification, Ford Motors

Celina Mikolajczak
Vice President, Battery Technology, Panasonic Corporation

Bob Galyen
Former Chief Technology Officer, CATL

James Greenberger
Executive Director, NAATBatt International

Oliver Gross
Technical Fellow, FCA Fiat Chrysler

James Hawkins, PhD
Senior Manager Battery Group, Lucid Motors

Sam Gillard
Technology Development Manager, US Department of Energy

Leslie Kilgore
Vice President of Engineering, Daimler Trucks North America

Venkat Anandan
Group Leader – Advanced Battery Technology, Ford Motor

Tobias Glossman
Principal Systems Engineer, Mercedez Benz R&D North America

The Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Digital Days—2020 Conference Tracks

Advanced Battery Technologies Industry Outlook
  • The latest in battery development technologies
  • Battery manufacturers and future rollouts
  • New methods of advanced battery design
Battery Design & Manufacturing
  • Thermal management
  • Processes, simulation, plants, safety
  • Design for consumer and medical devices
Advanced Battery Materials
  • Materials sourcing
  • Next-gen materials
  • Battery life cycle and circular supply chain
Stationary Power
  • Energy storage
  • Critical power & essential power installations
  • Risk management & efficiency improvement
E/HV Technologies Industry Outlook
  • Regulations & timeline rollout
  • Specialized vehicle usage
  • Fuel cells
Hybrid Vehicle Design Advancements
  • Mild hybrid
  • High voltage & thermal management
  • Lightweighting
Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Components
  • Electric power control
  • Motor design and development
  • Battery pack design
Charging & Infrastructure Advancements
  • Regulatory requirements
  • Fast charging
  • Optimization: AI & machine learning

Highlights & Features at the Digital Days Conference

Leaders’ Roundtables

Thought leaders at influential companies will gather in these plenary sessions to discuss the most important market disruptors of the last year and what they expect in years to come.

Daily Keynotes

Join key industry experts and OEMs as they take the virtual stage for 45-minute deep dives into the state of electrification across sectors and the road ahead.


Attend intensive, 90-minute workshops to explore core topics and trends in advanced battery safety, recycling, and electric and hybrid vehicle technology.

Lightning Talks

These short, 15-minute sessions provide a rapid-fire presentation on a specific business or technology topic. Three talks will be featured in a 45-min series curated by subject.

Technical Sessions

Tune into technical talks that delve into new technologies and their implications. These sessions will explore multiple aspects of R&D, including a detailed discussion of trade-offs and choices made.

Panel Discussions

Panel discussions provide roundtable analysis from a variety of angles. These 45-minute discussions offer live dialogue between experts on a timely topic, followed by Q&As.

Bonus: Networking & Features at the Virtual Expo

The Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Digital Days conference isn't your only chance to learn and engage. You’ll have access to the expo, which includes:

  • Virtual Product Showcases
  • Virtual booths
  • Open Tech Forum
  • Virtual Networking
    And more...

Get a Global View

Upgrade your pass and get access to the very latest sessions recorded live from our sister event, The Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Europe in Stuttgart, Germany.