14-15 February 2024 | Valencia, Spain

Will motorsports show the path?

Tue 13 Feb | 17:20 - 18:00

The world of motorsports, known for speed and innovation, is now at the forefront of sustainable technology. This session explores how electric motorsports is shaping the future of environmental sustainability. Traditionally focused on power and performance, the industry is shifting gears to include eco-friendly practices, particularly in the realm of electric vehicle (EV) technology.

We will discuss advancements in EVs born from the racetrack, including improvements in battery life, energy recovery systems, and aerodynamic designs. These innovations not only boost race car performance but are also vital for consumer EVs, contributing to broader sustainability goals.

The session also covers the development of new, lightweight yet strong materials in motorsports. These materials, essential for reducing vehicle weight and increasing efficiency, have significant potential for everyday car manufacturing, aligning performance with environmental consciousness.

Speakers
Miguel Portillo Rojano

Miguel Portillo Rojano

Air host

Telefonica - Movistar

Ignacio Calcedo

Ignacio Calcedo

Host Cities Director

Formula E

Moderators
Oscar Iñigo Griera

Oscar Iñigo Griera

CEO & Founder

INYTIALGO