Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month

With the ever-increasing push towards transitioning to electric and smarter mobility globally, the upcoming Smarter Mobility Africa Summit has never been more relevant, especially now when the local market is about to kickstart Transport Month.

The aim of the summit, scheduled for 5 – 7 October 2022 finds itself thrust to shine a light on the solutions brought forward by organisations across Africa in order to stimulate the future of mobility. 

Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month

The summit will take place at the CSIR International Convention Centre in Tshwane, Gauteng this week and is set to feature over 100 speakers, all of which are experts in their respective fields. The event is poised for success with over 50 stands, 15 themes and more than 750 attendees already confirmed to be attending throughout the three-day event. Activities throughout the three days will include ride-and-drive opportunities in various electric vehicles, invaluable networking opportunities, a start-up village showcasing exciting new companies and initiatives and a variety of exhibitors that will entertain, educate and inspire visitors.

Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month

In partnership with Smarter Mobility Africa, AutoTrader will be releasing exclusive findings of the EV Car Buyers Survey 2022 at this years Smarter Mobility Africa summit, which provides insights into:

  • Consumer perception
  • Expectation
  • Purchase intent
  • Awareness
  • and trust of EVs

AutoTrader and Smarter Mobility Africa strongly believe that an important step in the process of promoting electric mobility, is to understand what the current perception and intention of consumers are, as well as what gaps exist, for the adoption of electric vehicles to happen. 

Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month

The survey intends to bridge any gap between consumer perceptions & industry assumptions to assist stakeholders such as dealers, manufacturers, marketeers and government bodies to drive action-based discourses. The hope is that these insights lead to a tomorrow that is greener, cleaner and mutually beneficial to the automotive industry, the South African economy, and most importantly, the South African car buying consumers

Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month

This makes our involvement, as a brand, with the Smarter Mobility Summit as a media partner beneficial to you, our loyal readers and the mobility sector.

In addition, AutoTrader CEO, George Mienie will deliver a keynote presentation unpacking AutoTrader’s expertise within the future of the Automotive Industry. He will feature on a panel discussion with other industry experts to discuss the topic: ‘What are the barriers to going electric and going smarter for fleet managers?’ Be sure not to miss his presentation on the 5th of October at the EV & Battery Tech Stage in the Ruby Room between 12:40-13:00.

Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month

Have you registered your attendance yet? If so, be sure to not miss your favourite keynote speaker by checking out the programme over the course of the three days.

Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month

 Sean NurseWith a lifelong passion for cars, bikes, and motorsport, Sean knew that attaining a degree in journalism would allow him to pursue his passion, which was to be a motoring journalist. After graduating in 2012, Sean was awarded a bursary from the SAGMJ which allowed him to work for a variety of motoring publications. This was a dream come true for Sean, and after a year of gaining vital industry experience, he was hired as a motoring journalist at a local newspaper and worked his way up to editor. In 2020, Sean joined the AutoTrader team and counts himself lucky to wake up and genuinely love what he does for a living.View News & Reviews

Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month
Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month
Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month
Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month
Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month
Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month
Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month
Smarter Mobility Summit to kickstart Transport Month

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