2018 Go Ultra Low Fleet summit – ‘Preparing for your electric car future
2018 Go Ultra Low Fleet summit – ‘Preparing for your electric car future’
and plug-in hybrid vehicles have never been more popular in the UK, with more than
125,000 new registrations since 2011. The
Government’s aim is to end sales of conventional petrol and diesel cars by 2040
– and UK businesses are playing a leading role in achieving this.
GUL want to
to consider electric vehicles, and discuss any issues regarding further uptake.
Ultra Low Fleet Summit will be led by a keynote speech from Claire
Perry MP, Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry. Also, for the
first time, the Summit will feature two session streams, to help provide
organisations with the right level of information.
You are invited
to select one session that will
provide you with the most relevant information for your business:
Session One: Are EVs right for my
This session is
designed to provide an overview of running a low emission fleet for
professionals with limited experience. It will include an explanatory overview
of relevant industry topics, including technology types, Government support and
infrastructure, using case studies and testimonials from organisations
currently running low emission vehicles on their fleets.
Session Two: Growing your low emission
session will be led by case studies and testimonials from organisations that
have successfully grown their low emission fleets. This will include practical
advice on how to expand your electric fleet and educate your company car
the seminar that best fits your needs, or request two places if you wish to
benefit from both. Each of the seminars will also include a panel discussion
and Q&A featuring influential automotive fleet professionals from across
The summit will
culminate in a drinks reception held in the SMMT showroom.
If you already
have plug-in vehicles on your fleet and are looking to grow your fleet further
then you should consider joining our Go
Ultra Low Companies initiative. Any public or private sector organisation
that already uses electric or hybrid vehicles, or offers them to employees as
company cars, is eligible for Go Ultra Low Company status, providing there’s a
commitment for EVs to make up at least 5% of their vehicle fleet by 2020. Find
out more about the benefits and apply via the Go Ultra Low website (www.goultralow.com/fleet).
Location: SMMT, 71 Great Peter
Street, London, SW1P 2BN
Date: Wednesday 10th January
14:00 (for a 14:30 start) – 17:00 followed by drinks and canapés until 18:30.
RSVP: 18 December
This is a strictly invitation-only
event and places are very limited, so please RSVP by emailing [email protected] by 18 December, highlighting which
seminar you wish to attend.