Increasing battery capacity, reducing their cost and public policies to encourage the generalised use of this type of transport were some of the aspects that were covered in the congress.
EVS27 received 4,000 visitors from 58 different countries, 1,300 congress attendees and 232 exhibitors from around the world and 10 international pavilions dedicated to China, Canada, Netherlands, Slovenia, Norway, France, United Kingdom, United States, Denmark and Germany.
South Korea, the next edition
EVS28 will be held in the South Korean city of Goyang from May 3rd to 6th 2015.
THE SECTOR'S VIEWS
Views from those in the know
"The technology is already here. The market is also ready and citizens have a wide range of automobiles to choose from."
ANGEL AGHILI | PRESIDENT OF THE WEVA
"Barcelona, electric mobility leader thanks to evs27. Barcelona became the leading city in electric mobility thanks to the 27th edition of the Electric Vehicle Symposium. Nissan had the chance to show the international audience the first 100% electric mass-produced car, the world best-selling Nissan LEAF, and the e-NV200, Nissan's electric taxi for the city of Barcelona."
MARCO TORO | MANAGING DIRECTOR OF NISSAN IBERIA, S.A.
Barcelona, the business and leisure capital
A cosmopolitan and lively city, its millennial history, distinctive culture and lifestyle. A Capital for international meetings and conferences, with first class infrastructures, hotels and transport.
With 140 projects presented, EVS27 brought us the future today with electric mobility proposals supported by the European Commission
Project Dissemination, the new category making its debut in EVS27, responds to the sector's progress and the need to reveal the growing number of global proposals that, from different approaches, advocate environmentally-friendly mobility.
Excellent news for all the academics taking part in EVS27!
IEEE Power Electronics Society, is now the official technical co-partner of EVS27. This partnership implies that the all the papers submitted in the scientific section of EVS27 may now apply and be eligible for inclusion in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.