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The Future of Transportation: Connected and Electric – MaRS Market Insights

November 26, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$15
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Join us at MaRS Discovery District on November 26 at 4:00 p.m. for an overview of leading electric vehicles with Plug’n Drive, followed by an expert panel discussion exploring the future of transportation in a connected and energy efficient world. Hear from experts on the latest in connected and electric cars. And learn more about industry trends such as the fusion of energy and IT and the rise of the sharing economy and the connected consumer.

This discussion will be followed by a wine and cheese reception (West Tower Atrium) sponsored by Plug’n Drive and MaRS Market Intelligence. The reception offers a chance to walk among a wide range of electric vehicles and see the newest in charge station technology as well as demos of innovative trends in transportation.

4:00 p.m.: Tour of electric vehicles, led by Plug’n Drive (West Tower Atrium)

4:30 p.m.: Welcome and Introduction (Multi-Purpose Room)
•Joe Lee, Senior Industry Analyst, ICT, MaRS Market Intelligence
•Lynda O’Malley, Senior Industry Analyst, Cleantech, MaRS Market Intelligence

4:40 p.m.: Expert Panel: Future of Transportation (Multi-Purpose Room)

Moderator:
•Paul Barter, Co-Author, Uber of Everything; Professor, Schulich School of Business

Panelists:
•Sherry Vanstone, President & CEO, TrustPoint Innovation Technologies
•Cara Clairman, President & CEO, Plug’n Drive
•Neetika Sathe, Vice-President, Corporate Development, PowerStream
•Marc S. Vejgman, Product Marketing Manager – Car, Ford Motor Company of Canada

5:30 p.m.: Welcome by Cara Clairman, President and CEO, Plug’n Drive (Multi-Purpose Room)

Details

Date:
November 26, 2015
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-future-of-transportation-connected-and-electric-mars-market-insights-registration-19426357759?aff=MaRSWeb

Organizer

MaRS Discovery District
Phone:
416-673-8100
Email:
marsdiscoverydistrict@marsdd.com
Website:
http://www.marsdd.com/

Venue

MaRS Discovery District Centre
101 College Street
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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