Speaker: Philippe Farah
KEYNOTE 1: New Generation Propulsion Systems and Electrical Machines for BEVs
Dr-Ing. Philippe Farah was born in Strasbourg, France 1969. He received an Electrical Engineering degree and a PhD, respectively in 1991 and 1995 from the Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble. He held several management and technical leadership roles, as VP of Mechatronics R&D at Marelli, where he led a global team responsible for electric motors and power electronics development. His experience includes also: Delphi Technologies – Global Chief Engineer Electrified Systems; Valeo Electric Systems – Engineering Director Electromagnetic Motor Design. Finally, he also served as Technical Director Electric Motors and Power Electronics for Great Wall Motors, Baoding, China, between 2016-2018 where he managed engineers developing motors and inverters for new energy vehicles. He recently joined Polestar as VP Engineering for Electric Propulsion Systems, developing the next generation high performing drivetrains for Polestar vehicles.
Speaker: Jaime Peredo Argos
KEYNOTE 2: Shaping New Energy. Last Wind Generators and What the Future will bring