2023 Panels

We will be announcing our keynote and panel speakers closer to EV SUMMIT 2023.

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2022 Panels

Below you can see our 2022 panels that addressed the master narratives of growth, investment and decarbonisation.


Day one

Opening Speaker

Louise Upton Cabinet Member for Health and Transport, Oxford City Council

morning keynote

Stephen King VP Sustainability Solutions EU VISA

LUNCH keynote


Afternoon keynote

Tim Slatter Chairman Ford UK

Closing keynote


Day Two

morning keynote

Dr Pete Sudbury OCC Cabinet Member for Climate Change and Environment

LUNCH keynote


Afternoon keynote

David Browne CEO UK smart Europe

Closing keynote


Simple Payments: How can paying for an EV Charge be as easy as buying a coffee

In partnership with

Richard Campion

Head of Acceptance Visa

Anthony Eskinazi

Founder & CEO JustPark

Alyssia Williams

Global product owner electrification payments BP

Overcoming Electric Anxiety

In partnership with

Toby Butler

Director Ubitrcity

Jonathan Jenkins

Head of Innovation, Motability

Ben Cooke

CEO UK Parking Control

Smart Charging: Ready for large Scale Monetization?

In partnership with

Dominique Houde

Partner at IMPROVED Corporate Finance

Nick Woolley

CEO and co-founder at EV.Energy

Steven Meersman

Founding Director at Zenobe Energy

Future proofing property

In partnership with

Oliver Johnson


Toddington Harper

CEO Gridserve

Tom Masters

Senior Electrical Engineer, calfordseaden

Sue Riddlestone OBE

CEO & co-founder, Bioregional

Data, fleet experiences and the road towards profitable sustainability

This panel will explore why data-driven insights are critical in helping organizations add electric vehicles to their fleet, the challenges surrounding electrification and how EVs can actually improve a fleet’s bottom line, while also reducing emissions.

In partnership with

Aaron Jarvis

AVP Sales & Business Development, UK & Ireland GEOTAB

Tina Mould

Sustainable Innovation Oxford City Council

Steve Wolsterholme

Head of Fleet United Utilities

How to grow EV adoption: making EVs easier to afford, charge and buy

In partnership with

Ian Plummer

Commercial Director Auto Trader

Catherine Bowen


Andrew Pilkington

MD Genesis UK

Collaborative councils and companies

In partnership with

Chris Pateman-Jones

CEO Connected Kerb

Tim Middleton

Kent County Council

Gill Nowell

HEad of communications LV= General Insurance & ElectriX

The future of the on THE go networks: Hubs, fleets, and high powered charging

In partnership with

Akira Kirton

Vice President bp pulse UK

Aaron Berry

Deputy Head Office for Zero Emission Vehicles (energy and infrastructure), Department for Transport

Nina Sutton

Program Manager Severn Trent

Driving Fleets Forward: How to accelerate the transition to EV in fleets

In partnership with

Tom Rowlands


Ashley Tate


Owain Pearce

Oxford City COuncil

Steven Pope

Fleet Manager Coca Cola

Delivering an Equitable Charging Network: Charging for All

In partnership with

Andrew Mouat

Head of Smart Mobility ScottishPower

Alastair Mumford

Energy Manager, Devon County Council

Dr Euan McTurk

Consultant Battery Electrochemist Plug Life Consulting Ltd

2021 Panels

2021’s expert panels covered key sectors in the rapid transition to electrification.

Decarbonisation of Mobility

How is emobility driving forward the decarbonisation of mobility?

In partnership with

Jeremy Parkes (Panel Keynote)

Global Business Lead, Electric Vehicles, DNV 

Amy Stokes

Head of Emobility, Volvo Trucks, UK and Ireland

Ben Lawson

Vice President Strategy Europe, Enterprise Holdings

Electric OEMs

How can the transition towards electric passenger vehicles be delivered, at pace, and deliver on net zero goals?

In partnership with

Guy Haydon (Panel Keynote)

UK Managing Director, Zaptec

Alex Smith

Managing Director, Volkswagen Group UK

Jonathan Goodman

UK CEO and Head of Global Communications, Polestar

Ashley Andrew

Managing Director, Hyundai

Paul Willcox

MD, Vauxhall Motors

Charging infrastructure, U.K

How rolling out UK charging infrastructure, at pace, is a key tool in the UK’s transport decarbonisation plan.

In partnership with

Pinar Mavituna (Panel Keynote)

General Manager, Shell

Erik Fairbairn

CEO, Pod Point,

Neil Isaacson

CEO, Liberty Charge  

Adrian Keen

CEO, InstaVolt

Re-think Emobility

Delivering successful corporate strategies at the tipping point of accelerated EV adoption.

In partnership with

Sherief Rahim (Panel Keynote)

Director, IMPROVED Corporate Finance

Matthias Dill

Managing Partner, Energy Impact Partners

Michael Hughes

Group Chief Strategy Office, EG Group

Daniel Lyons

Head of Investments and M&A | emobility, Shell

Sustainable Cities

How is emobility delivering sustainable cities?

In partnership with

Jane Hoffer (Panel Keynote)

CEO, GoWithFlow

Anthony Hinde

MD, Mer

Poppy Mills

UK Managing Director, ubitricity

Chris Pateman-Jones

CEO, Connected Kerb

Sustainable Fleets

How can fleet managers make the boardroom case for fleet electrification, while delivering on sustainability targets?

In partnership with

Maria Bengtsson (Panel Keynote)

Partner, UK Electric Vehicle Lead, EY

Markus Kroeger

CEO of ABB’s e-mobility digital venture

Tim Jones

Director of Marketing, Communications & Sustainability, DPDgroup UK

Alfonso Martinez

MD, LeasePlan

Investment Opportunities

How do we open up investment opportunities in the transition to zero emission vehicles?

In partnership with

Mark Richards (Panel Keynote)

Partner and Co-Leader of the Energy, Environment & Infrastructure Team, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Maurice Hochschild

Chairman, Osprey Charging Network

Katie Black

Head of the Office for Zero Emission Vehicles, OZEV

Victoria Whitehead

Head of Infrastructure and Transport, Lloyds Banking Group


How do we design to deliver sustainable emobility?

In partnership with

Isabel Dedring (Panel Keynote)

Global Transport Leader, Arup

Carl-Magnus Norden

Founder, Volta Trucks

Matthew Weaver

Vice President, Nissan Motor Corporation

Adam Barmby

Founder, EAV


Making EV for everyone.

In partnership with

Naeem Farooqi (Panel Keynote)

Director of Sustainable Transportation & Asset Management Solutions, Wood

Catherine Marris

Head Of Innovation, Motability

Luke Gavin

Co-Founder, Elmo EV subscriptions

Matt Dale

EV & eLCV Business Owner, ALD Automotive

Smart Systems

How are smart systems key to delivering transport decarbonisation plans?

In partnership with

Floris van den Broek (Panel Keynote)

CEO, GreenFlux

Niall Riddell

Founder, Paua

David Watson

Founder, Ohme

Vic Shao

Founder & CEO, Amply

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