Project Event 22/09/2021Online

ORCA final event

The ORCA Consortia is organising its online final event scheduled for 22 September 2021 at 09:30-12:30 CET.

The ORCA project aimed at designing clean, efficient, and green plug-in hybrid heavy-duty vehicles that are cost-competitive within the market: a hybrid IVECO Multi Modular passenger bus and a VOLVO distribution truck.

Join the online final event to get an overview of the innovations in the ORCA project!

Check the programme:
09:30 – Opening statements by TNO, the Coordinator of ORCA
10:00 – Specification and Requirements, Optimisation Framework and Methodology (VUB)
10:20 – Multi-modal Hybrid Bus and Modular Traction System (Iveco)
10:40 break
10:50 – Regional Distribution Truck (Volvo)
11:10 – Validation/Verification and Demonstration Assessment (TNO)
11:30 break
11:40 – Guest speaker: Luis de Prada, Research Programme Manager, EUCAR
12:00 – Guest speaker Gaetano de Paolo, Vice-President, EARPA
12:20 – Conclusions

You can register through the online google form.

The event will take place on teams (Meeting link).

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