Partnership Event 03/07/2014Fondation Universitaire, Rue d'Egmont 11 - Brussels

EGVI Expert Workshop on Testing of Electric Vehicle Performance and Safety

Testing of Electric Vehicle Performance and Safety

A European Green Vehicles Initiative expert workshop dedicated to the topic of ‘Testing of Electric Vehicle Performance and Safety‘ was held in Brussels on Thursday 3 July 2014. This event was organised by the European Green Vehicles Initiative Association, with the support of the CAPIRE and Smart EV-VC projects.

The detailed agenda, the speakers’ presentations, and the posters displayed in the exhibition area, are available for consultation.



  • Keynote: Wolfgang Steiger – Volkswagen, EGVIA Chairman
  • Keynote:  Frédéric Sgarbi – DG RTD, European Commission
  • Keynote: Willy Van Puymbroeck – DG CNECT, European Commission

SESSION 1 – State of the art: opinions and expectations from the industry – PRESENTATIONS AND ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

Moderator: Emma Briec (Renault, CAPIRE)

SESSION 2 – Example of international cooperation activities – PRESENTATION and Q&A SESSION

Moderator: Gereon Meyer (VDI-VDE/IT, EPoSS)

SESSION 3 – Research and Innovation needs in testing and evaluation procedures – PRESENTATIONS and ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

Moderator: Ian Faye (Bosch)


  • Gereon Meyer – VDI-VDE/IT, EPoSS
  • Emma Briec – Renault, CAPIRE



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