Sigrid de Vries, Secretary General of the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA)

This was Nordic EV Summit 2024

The Nordic EV Summit 2024 brought together 1,300 EV industry professionals from 43 different countries. See the video summarizing the conference in 3 minutes.

If you missed out on this year’s conference, don’t worry. Next year, we’re inviting you again to the Nordic EV Summit 2025, scheduled for April 9 – 10. Mark your calendar and follow us on LinkedIn for updates on the 2025 program, speakers and early bird tickets.

At the opening of the conference, Christina Bu, the Secretary General of the Norwegian Electric Vehicle Association, highlighted Norway’s electric vehicle success story. Electric cars now account for over 90% of new car sales in the country.

Another keynote speaker was Sigrid de Vries, Secretary General of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA). She emphasized the challenges faced by the European automotive industry in rapidly transitioning to electric mobility.

Colin McKerracher from Bloomberg New Energy Finance presented a global perspective on electric vehicle development.

Torgeir Waterhouse from the consulting firm Otte discussed the data-related challenges and cybersecurity issues that the automotive industry encounters as vehicles become more like computers on wheels rather than traditional mechanical machines.