Electrification in Motorsport (Insights in to Design & Technology)

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Thursday, 8 March, 2018 - 09:00 to 16:30

Electrification in Motorsport (Insights in to Design & Technology)


The Institute of Engineering and Technology


Coventry Transport Museum
Millennium Place, Hales Street, Coventry CV1 1JD
United Kingdom

This event will inform the audience on the current status of electric motorsport and offer some insights into the design and technology currently in use.

Register for this event: http://www.theiet.org/events/eventsonline.cfm?u=/iebms/reg/reg_p1_form.aspx?oc=10&ct=SEMINAR&eventid=16307

Continuing Professional Development: This event can contribute towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as part of the IET's CPD monitoring scheme. You will earn five hours of CPD.

Read more about the event here: http://www.theiet.org/events/tpn/electrification-moto/programme.cfm


  • 09:00am > Registration & Refreshments
  • 09:30am > Welcome: Matthew Clark, Chairman, IET Automotive & Road Transport Systems Technical Professional Network
  • 09:40am > Introduction, Inside Electric Motorsports, Angus Lyon, Director, Rockfort Engineering
  • 09:50am > Keynote Speaker: Racing in an electrified world, Steve Sapsford, Director Business Strategy
  • 10:30am > Electric power drives motorcycle design and innovation faster than four-wheels, Mike Edwards, Founder and CEO, Meteor Power
  • 11:00am > Refreshments and networking
  • 11:30am > Electrification: the design and manufacturing of cells for high performance batteries Professor David Greenwood, Advanced Propulsion Systems, Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • 12:00pm > Applying High Performance Motors to Next Generation Electric Race and Road Cars, Jason King, Chief Engineer, Integral Powertrain
  • 12:30pm > Lunch & Networking
  • 13:30pm > Presentation of IET ARTS Network MotoE Racing 2017 Awards
  • 13:40pm > Electrifying Motorsport, Neil Cheeseman, Senior Manager Business Development, Continental Engineering Services
  • 14:10pm > Next Generation Electric Vehcle Platform, Iain Wight, Business Development Director, Williams Advanced Engineering
  • 14:40pm > Refreshments and networking
  • 15:20pm > Electric Formula student racing, Team Bath Racing Electric
  • 15:50pm > The challenges of breaking EV records, Simon Holloway, Commercial Director, RML
  • 16:20pm > Chairman's Closing Remarks
  • 16:30pm > Seminar Closes

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