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Visionaries Join Michelin At Movin’On, The Global Summit For Action In Sustainable Mobility

Registration is now open for the three-day symposium, taking place June 13-15 in Montreal.

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Michelin, a world leader in sustainable mobility and innovation, today announced the first wave of speakers for Movin’On, the world’s largest collaborative event focused on solving society’s key mobility challenges.

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Movin’On will bring together experts and visionaries from a broad cross-section of stakeholders in transportation, including automotive, rail, air, truck, bus, bicycle, shipping, academia, government, NGOs and non-profit organizations for break-through innovation workshops and collaborative sessions that aim to drive actions to address mobility challenges for growing urban areas.

Speakers for Movin’On 2017 include:

  • The Honorable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport (Canada)
  • Shigemoto Kajihara, Vice Minister for Global Environmental Affairs, Ministry of the Environment (Japan)
  • Bertrand Piccard, Initiator and Pilot, Solar Impulse
  • Jean-Dominique Senard, CEO, Michelin Group
  • Jean Todt, President, Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) and Special Envoy for Road Safety, United Nations
  • Jun Yu, General Manager, GAC Group 

Movin’On presenters also will feature: 

  • Patrick Bass, CEO, ThyssenKrupp North America
  • Barry Einsig, Global Automotive and Transportation Executive, Cisco Systems
  • Ursula Mathar, Head of Sustainability and Environmental Protection, BMW Group
  • Grégoire Olivier, Director of Mobility Services, PSA Group
  • Franck Rinderknecht, CEO, Rinspeed
  • Alexendre Taillefer, Associate Principal, XPND Capital
  • José Viegas, Secretary General, International Transport Forum (ITF) at OECD

Details for additional speakers can be found here

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Movin’On attendees can experience the latest vehicles and technologies some never seen before from leading innovators in mobility, including: 

  • Tesla will demonstrate its latest fully autonomous vehicles.
  • BMW will unveil two new models in its Mini Cooper line.
  • Solar Impulse 2: see the mock-up of the solar aircraft that completed a 25,000-mile trip around the world.
  • Roborace: see the first driverless fully electric race car that will compete in this new motorsports series.
  • Proterra: see the zero-emission electric bus that will revolutionize urban transit fleets.
  • Lito Green Motion: experience the luxury design and power of the new Sora electric bike.

Movin’On, presented by Michelin in association with C2, continues the 20-year tradition established by Michelin Challenge Bibendum as one of the world’s premiere and longest-running forums for sustainable mobility. Announced in December 2016, Movin’On 2017 in Montreal invites more than 3,000 participants from 35 countries to engage in a range of dynamic forums, including an exhilarating 360-degree technological platform for plenary sessions and other experiential presentations. Movin’On also will host collaborative workshops, master classes and labs that feature cutting-edge innovation and disruptive technology. Instead of a traditional exhibit hall, Movin’On will feature an Innovation Center and “Village Start-Up,” a forum where dozens of start-up companies will present concepts for the future of mobility.

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Movin’On also is open to the general public to attend. For pricing information and to register see movinon.michelin.com/en/buy-now.

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