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Workshop: Future's lightweight road transportations
How will the transportation industry work with lightweight in the future? LIGHTer invites you to a full day workshop on innovations relating to lightweight in tomorrow's road transportation industry. We will focus on innovations contributing to the transition to greener road transportations - all the time with a lightweight perspective.


Date: January 31, 2019
Location: Lindholmen Science Park, Gothenburg, Sweden
Contact person: Katinka Ernstsson,


09.30 Registration and morning fika

10.00 Welcome
         Cecilia Ramberg and Fredrik Stig, LIGHTer

10.10 Environmental challenges for the automotive industry, 
          Klaas Burgdorf, Environmental Attribute Leader. Volvo Car Group

10.50 Break

11.05 How does transport infrastructure meet the needs of electric vehicles?
          Gunnar Johansson, InfraSweden.

11.45 Lunch

12.45 Lightweight aspects of Zbee,
          Jesper Martaeng, CTO Clean Motion

13.25 To be decided

14.05 Panel discussion with the speakers, moderator
          Kaj Fredin, Volvo Car Group.

15.00 Coffee

15.15 Possibility to test drive a Zbee

16.00 Meeting for LIGHTer's Technical Group (LIGHTer members only)

Sweden's capability to develop world leading competence within lightweight technology will be decisive for the Swedish industries' competitiveness, growth and possibilities to reach global environmental goals. LIGHTer is creating the essential collaborations within lightweight: cross-disciplinary, cross industrial sectors, focused, innovative and efficient. 

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Funding for the programme is being provided by Vinnova, the Swedish Energy Agency and Formas.
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