Whether you’re launching new products, discussing industry challenges, or looking for partners to bring innovations to life - share your vision on the Green Auto Summit 2023 stage. Please see below the already confirmed speakers line-up and hurry up - slots are quickly filling up!
Christian Wilms is a senior Product Development executive with Ford Motor Company, leading the development of EV products serving Ford's global markets. Throughout his 20+ year career he has enabled teams to deliver large scale car development projects for Europe, the US, China, India and South America. He started working on plug-in hybrids and fully electric vehicles as early as 2010 and shaped Ford's EV product strategy and products for both Europe and the US, now culminating in Ford's plans to invest over $50bn globally in electric vehicles. Beyond his passion for cars, he enjoys diving and sailing.
Michael Fischer studied mechanical and process engineering at the University of Technology Darmstadt from 2000 to 2006. In 2006 he joined Honda R&D Europe working in the area of powertrain technology research with a main focus on emission reduction of diesel and gasoline engines as well as model based engine control. From 2011 until 2014 Michael Fischer served as section leader “Powertrain Technology”. In 2014, he became department manager of the Automobile Engineering and Research department followed by the management of the Powertrain and Material Research department in 2016. Since 2019 he is Department Manager of the Digital Solutions & Electrification Research department, developing new business models and solutions for E-Mobility.
11:30 - 11:50
Battery EV and Hydrogen – Contradiction or best match for carbon neutrality