The Future of Automotive Conference


Big in the North East

The North East Automotive Alliance meet up

The automotive sector is entering unprecedented times in terms of the technology in the vehicles produced and how they are manufactured. This presents major challenges and significant opportunities for the North East automotive sector.

The North East is globally renown as a centre of excellence for automotive manufacturing. In recent years however, the region has also established significant capabilities in batteries, power electronics and electric motors. The North East manufacturing must capitalise on these strengths to ensure the region is at the forefront of the UK Government’s strategy to ensure the technologies of tomorrow are designed, developed and manufactured in the UK.

Dan Bunting, Head of Business Development – Advanced Propulsion Centre UK, will be presenting at the event, discussing the Technology Roadmaps.

Join the Future of Automotive Conference, sponsored by MAKE it Sunderland and the North East Growth Hub, to gain a broad insight in to the fundamental areas driving the region’s automotive powerhouse. Get your ticket here.

Why should I attend?

  • Learn more about the opportunities available and the innovation taking place in the North East of England
  • Engage with the North East Automotive Alliance and understand how they can help you
  • Understand more about the Technology Roadmaps and how they can help you develop your technology plans
  • Meet Dan Bunting, Head of Business Development – APC, and discuss your project ideas

Engage with the North East Automotive Alliance