Events and webinars
SMMT Electrified International Week
Virtual: 22-25 March 2021
SMMT International will be hosting a range of events ahead of SMMT Electrified, welcoming markets such as Central and Eastern Europe, China, Germany, Israel, Mexico, Thailand, Turkey, and USA.
Reports and updates
The Biden Administration: Turning the page and re-charging the race to electrify
1 February, 2021
Josh Williams, Vice Consul, Head of Automotive and Advanced Manufacturing, USA discusses key themes and possible implications for the UK under Biden’s Administration.
The US, UK and Future of Transportation
25 September 2020
Rebecca Saletta, Vice Consul, Head of Automotive – West Coast, USA discusses how the worlds of automotive, mobility and smart cities blend closer and closer together in order to meet the common goal of safer and cleaner transportation as well as ways in which to develop new opportunities for UK expertise to enter the market.
Previous events and webinars
Webinar: Michigan and UK – Drive Mobility Innovation
9 December 2020
Representatives from the State of Michigan and the Office of Future Mobility and Electrification discussed why Michigan can be your conduit to the North American automotive market.
Los Angeles ‘Future of Transport’ Month
SMMT supported DIT LA in the highly collaborative, month-long virtual mission, bringing together mobility stakeholders and companies from across the US and UK in automotive, mobility and smart cities.
Webinar: Mexico – Export and Business Development Opportunities in the Mexican Automotive Sector in light of the USMCA and COVID-19
5 Aug 2020
Mexico is the biggest vehicle producer in Latin America and there are export opportunities to Tier 2 and 4 level suppliers for competitive UK suppliers. Listen back to SMMT, Department for International Trade, Nuevo Leon Automotive Cluster, Santander and Altios discuss the market opportunities in Mexico.
Webinar: Ohio – Automotive Powerhouse
20 July 2020
Listen back to SMMT, Department for International Trade and JobsOhio discussing the opportunities in Ohio for UK automotive. It is a hot spot for smart mobility and its large auto-specific workforce is among the largest in the Midwest.
Export opportunities in the US electric vehicle sector
25 June 2020
Listen back to the Department for International Trade US automotive team specialists on the regulatory developments that are prompting EV adoption and the opportunities on the horizon.
USA CV market and the Work Truck Show
8 November 2019
Listen back to SMMT and Campbell’s Consultancy discuss the CV market in the US and opportunities for UK suppliers.