FT Future of the Car Summit
13 May 2015 | Millbank Tower, London #FTCar

The Financial Times is delighted to announce the
FT Future of the Car Summit: Engines for growth. This cutting-edge event will bring together key stakeholders from across the auto value chain to explore the challenges and opportunities facing automotive professionals in their quest to produce the cars of tomorrow.

Attracting a wide variety of international participants from across Europe, America and Asia, the summit will feature a combination of keynote addresses and interviews with prominent industry experts, along with lively panel discussions. The friendly environment will provide an ideal platform to promote investment and innovation in the industry, setting the scene for the future of global transport.


Rupert Lewis
Head of Automotive Policy
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, UK

Kevin Layden
Global Director of Electrified Powertrain

Mike Richardson
Chief Technical Specialist, Hybrids and Electrification
Jaguar Land Rover

Frank Meijer
Head of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle
Hyundai Motor Europe

Olivier Paturet
Manager of Zero-Emissions Unit
Nissan Europe

Michael Perschke
Head of Dealer Network Strategy and Concepts


  • Receive valuable information on customer demand patterns
  • Explore new ideas for alternative fuel vehicles
  • Hear about plans for the integration of low emissions vehicles into transport networks
  • Gain expert insights into manufacturing and product life-cycle strategies
  • Stay on top of the latest developments in connectivity
  • Debate the potential for automation in cars of the future
  • Network with leading figures from the automotive industry