Expoelectric, a self-sufficient event that incorporates ‘e-conferences’ as an innovation

Electric vehicles. The event, which will be held from October 4 to 7, this year incorporates e-Conferences and is adding new exhibitors related to energy self-sufficiency to its exhibition offering on electric mobility.

The next edition of Expoelectric is taking a step forward in the field of sustainability and will provide its exhibiting part with renewable electricity, locally generated with photovoltaic panels, storage batteries and energy inputs from vehicles connected to the grid as support. Another innovation of this year’s Expoelectric exhibition are the e-Conferences, which originate with the aim of debating the present and the future of the electric vehicle, with a conference programme directed at professionals in the sector.

Expoelectric, the most important event for electric vehicles in southern Europe, returns to Barcelona from the October 4 to 7 which will be its 8th edition and in which it will open a new stage as an event.

And this is that Expoelectric is this year taking a step forward to become a self-sufficient gathering, without connection to the grid, by providing its exhibit part with renewable electricity, locally generated with photovoltaic panels, storage batteries and energy inputs from vehicles connected to the grid as support.

e-Conferences October 4 and 5

Another innovation of this year’s Expoelectric exhibition are the e-Conferences, which originate with the aim of debating the present and the future of the electric vehicle, with a conference programme directed at professionals in the sector.

You can find more information and registration forms at the corresponding links for each conference: The 1st conference will be on October 4 at the Recinte de l’Escola Industrial, and the 2nd conference on October 5 at the Tecnospace Espai Newton.

New exhibitors

This year Expoelectric will remain faithful to its format of an appointment directly with the public, with totally free activities for all the family. The majority of activities will be at the weekend of October 6 and 7, at the Arc de Triomf.

In this sense, atExpotest you will find new exhibitors related to energy self-sufficiency and the technology that surrounds us, which will join the exhibition offerings of the event, along with the latest innovations in the field of electric mobility and its technology.

Anyone who wants to will be able to try out the latest zero-emission vehicle models in theTest & Drive zone, take part in the e-Colloquiums, the open debate forum moderated by experts, where questions about the electric vehicle and its technology can be answered, and enter thee-House, “the efficient home plugged in to the electric vehicle”, driven by ICAEN, where you con experience at first hand this home supplied by solar energy and which supplies the electric vehicle.

In addition, in this year’s edition, the e-Concert is back, the live musical concert that takes place at the same time as electric vehicles drive around, between the stage and the auditorium, as well as children’s activities with games, motorcycle circuits and electric karts, combined with talks on road safety, to raise public awareness about the importance of acquiring sustainable and responsible energy consumption habits in all areas.

Expoelectric is an initiative driven by the Generalitat of Catalonia, through the Catalan Institute of Energy (ICAEN), Barcelona City Council, Barcelona Provincial Council, the College of Graduate Engineers and Industrial Technical Engineers of Barcelona (ENGINYERS BCN) and the Barcelona Metropolitan Area (AMB).

More information is available on the Expoelectric website