SMMT organises exhibitions, conferences, seminars, networking events and webinars as well as overseas trade delegations. This section highlights the latest SMMT events.
Indian trade delegation visit to the UK
London, UK: Monday 1 August 2022
Meet with Indian companies interested in collaborating with British automotive businesses when it comes to battery and electrification technology.
UK Pavilion: Automechanika Frankfurt 2022
Frankfurt, Germany: 13-17 September 2022
SMMT is organising the UK pavilion at one of the leading aftermarket trade shows, which is returning to a physical format in 2022.
Trade Mission: Supply chain and additive manufacturing opportunities in Spain
Barcelona, Spain: 27-29 September 2022
SMMT is partnering with HP on a 3-day trade mission to Barcelona. Delegates will learn how additive manufacturing can be used in automotive and will gain an understanding of opportunities in the Spanish EV supply chain.
UK Pavilion: Daegu International Future Auto Expo (DIFA)
Daegu, Korea: 27-30 October 2022
SMMT is supporting Department for International Trade to bring a UK Delegation to exhibit at DIFA covering vehicle electrification and connectivity technologies.
Meet the Buyer
Birmingham, UK: Wednesday 2 November 2022
SMMT’s Meet the Buyer event will be returning for 2022. The event will match automotive buyers with suppliers to develop meaningful business connections during this key period of recovery and transition.
Trade Mission: India
New Delhi, Pune & Chennai, India: October/November 2022 (dates TBC)
SMMT is partnering with Department for International Trade to bring a UK Delegation to three cities in India to explore electrification opportunities.
SMMT Annual Dinner 2022
London, UK: Tuesday 29 November 2022
The Annual Dinner is one of the key events in the automotive calendar, due to be attended by approximately 1,000 guests from industry, government, and the media.