Torino-Italy on 1-2 April 2020, is the place to be to deepen and look into the innovations and developments in vehicle technologies across the automotive, rail and aerospace industries: join us @EMOVE 360 on October 16 at 12.00 Hall A6 – Booth 304 and discover VTM – VEHICLE & TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION MEETINGS, second edition of the business convention for the future of mobility (www.italy.vehiclemeetings.com).
This first edition in 2018 was an exciting exhibition and the perfect space for companies to exchange ideas, demonstrate products and create business opportunities. VTM 2018 hosted 247 companies comprising buyers and suppliers; 1,300 participants; 2,500 BtoB meetings; 20 countries; 23 international start-ups in the special Innovation Plaza alongside universities, research centers and car manufacturers. VTM is promoted by Regione Piemonte (Regional Government) and the Torino Chamber of Commerce and is organized by ABE Advanced Business Events together with Piemonte Agency and in synergy with large international mobility players.
VTM is organized in Torino, capital city of Piemonte (North-West Italy), territory where the Italian automotive industry is primarily concentrated: around 50% of the 2,600 companies (with 170,000 employees) active in Italy are established in this region. Piemonte and its capital Torino are the core not only of the national automotive industry, but also of the European car and mobility technology. Major key international players in the automotive world are located in Piemonte: OEMs, SMEs and the entire supply chain, R&D centres and engineering academies. The synergy between them has made a decisive contribution to positioning the region among the worldwide leading clusters in a sector characterized by a high level of innovation and research. Piemonte’s automotive production encompasses the entire supply chain from the upstream phases to the final products, offering business and know-how from the concept of the vehicle till its final delivery: project planning, prototyping, styling, robotics and automation, components and mass production, industrialization of the product and test driving.
Piemonte and its entire supply chain companies are heading to new important and disruptive technologies in order to face the requirements of the automotive and mobility evolution and re-evolution: local companies are indeed developing distinctive technologies and solutions in the fields of connectivity, autonomous driving, sharing mobility and electrification, projecting the whole territory towards new challenges and new markets.
The reference point to discover Piemonte’s automotive and integrated mobility and its business and investment opportunities is Piemonte Agency, the first Italian organization dedicated to territorial development and internationalization at regional level. The Agency is the one stop shop to get in touch and make business with Piemonte region: it provides a complete range of free services to foreign companies searching for suppliers and partners and/or wishing to locate in Piemonte. All services are tailored to companies’ needs and totally confidential as the Agency acts as a liaison between international players and our industry (mainly SMEs), public authorities and academic/research networks.