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Impulsion Mtl Fleet Forum

September 21 - 23, 2021, Centre Mont Royal, Montreal

August 24, 2021

The third edition of the Impulsion Mtl International Fleet Forum will take place in person September 21 to 23, 2021, at Centre Mont-Royal in Montreal.

Attendees will have an opportunity to learn more about a variety of topics tied to updating, managing, and electrifying fleets.

The 2021 IMPULSION MTL event is presented by Attrix, a Geotab integrated partner, and co-presented by the Government of Quebec and Quebecor. It will bring industry experts and suppliers together around a common objective: upgrading fleets with new technologies and solutions to meet today’s environmental, social, operational, and regulatory requirements.

Attendees will share insights on best industry practices and discuss proven concrete solutions. They will also be able to explore targeted business opportunities. The themes for this year are:

  • Transportation Electrification: From Political Decisions to the Transformation of Practices
  • Electrification of Industrial and Specialized Sectors: Practical Implementations
  • Future of Mobility: Transforming Transport of Goods and Passengers
  • Rethinking Urban Development in Light of Electrification: Charging Infrastructures and Batteries
  • Redesigning the Industry for the Future of Mobility

At IMPULSION MTL 2021, industry professionals and managers and operators of private and public fleets will gather at talks, panels, workshops, pitch sessions, a business rally, and B2B meeting sessions to discuss the best practices of fleet electrification experts from Quebec and abroad and discover new innovative and proven Quebec solutions and technologies available on the market in order to consider, start, or pursue electrification of their fleets.

Local and international speakers

Numerous VIP guests and speakers will take part in some ten presentations and panel discussions at the event. Maruxa Cardama from SLOCAT Partnership, François Adam from the Innovative Vehicle Institute, Sylvain Descombes from Nouveau Monde Graphite, Stéphane Drouin from Investissement Québec, and Cristina Paula Miclea from C40 are some of the key players who will on hand this year. Representatives from New York and Pittsburgh, and experts from Norway, California, and Illinois are also slated to participate.

Buyer Day

New this year, a special event for industry players is added to the schedule for September 23, in addition to the final block of programming. Buyer Day will be a special opportunity for suppliers to pitch their EST products and services to major buyers in the Quebec electric vehicle industry. AddÉnergie, Alstom, Demers Ambulances, The Lion Electric Co., Madvac, Motrec, and Novabus will all be in attendance. The goal is to encourage networking at B2B meetings and pursue the development of the Quebec supply chain.

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