United Kingdom
12 June 2019

Paving the way for Mobility Innovation

The future of mobility is coming. But are we ready ? An event organised by innovation centre Plexal and ENGIE.

At Plexal (based at the Here East tech campus in east London) on 12 June for a panel debate that will explore how the UK can be global mobility leader, followed by a startup pitch session to get a glimpse into tomorrow's mobility solutions.

Speakers and panellists include:

Rikesh Shah, head of commercial innovation, Transport for London

Gigi Etienne, mobility partnerships manager, what3words

Neil Fulton, programme director for connected and automated transport, Connected Places Catapult

Ben Watts, innovation and solutions director, ENGIE


4:00pm Welcome from Russell Gundry, head of innovation strategy at Plexal, and Ben Watts, innovation and solutions director at ENGIE

4.20pm: Gigi Etienne, mobility partnerships manager, what3words

4:30pm: Panel debate and Q&A

How can we support startups, scaleups and emerging solutions, and what are the barriers to the UK being a global leader in mobility innovation?

5pm: Mobility innovation pitch

Hear from some of the companies on the bleeding edge that have solutions to our biggest mobility challenges.

5:50pm: Networking and guided 30-minute tours of Plexal, Here East and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Please email connect@plexal.com if you'd like to book yourself on a tour.

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