This event will inform the audience on the current status of electric motorsport and offer some insights into the design and technology currently in use.

Continuing Professional Development

This event can contribute towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as part of the IET's CPD monitoring scheme. You will earn five hours of CPD


09:00 Registration and refreshments
09:30 Welcome
Matthew Clark, Chairman, IET Automotive & Road Transport Systems Technical Professional Network
09:40 Introduction
Inside Electric Motorsports
Angus Lyon, Director, Rockfort Engineering
09:50 Keynote Speaker
Racing in an electrified world
Steve Sapsford,
Director – Business Strategy, Ricardo
10:30 Electric power drives motorcycle design and innovation faster than four-wheels
Mike Edwards,
Founder and CEO, Meteor Power
11:00 Refreshments and networking
11:30 Electrification: the design and manufacturing of cells for high performance batteries
Professor David Greenwood,
Advanced Propulsion Systems, Warwick Manufacturing Group
12:00 Applying High Performance Motors to Next Generation Electric Race and Road Cars
Jason King,
Chief Engineer, Integral Powertrain
12:30 Lunch and networking


Presentation of IET ARTS Network MotoE Racing 2017 Awards

13:40 Electrifying Motorsport
Neil Cheeseman,
Senior Manager Business Development, Continental Engineering Services
14:10 Next Generation Electric Vehcle Platform
Iain Wight,
Business Development Director, Williams Advanced Engineering
14:40 Refreshments and networking
15:20 Formula E – Pushing Batteries to the Limits.
Angus Lyon, Director, Rockfort Engineering
15:50 The challenges of breaking EV records
Simon Holloway,
Commercial Director, RML
16:20 Chairman's Closing Remarks
16:30 Seminar Close

(Presentation titles and speakers are subject to change)