CUTRIC 2nd Biennial technology Innovation Forum: Low-Carbon Smart Mobility

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Designed as a Dragon’s Den-styled event, the Forum will allow technology innovators – including large, medium and small companies, as well as transit agencies and fleet operators – the opportunity to pitch projects related to low-carbon smart mobility to both Canadian and global collaborators.

CUTRIC Members are privileged in accessing first rights to present 6-minute pitches at the Forum.

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    June 21st - 22nd 2018 at ABB - Montréal Campus

    Confirmed Keynote Speakers Include:

    André Fortin, Minister of Transport, Sustainable Mobility and Transport Electrification, Government of Quebec


    “The Future for Natural Gas in Low-Carbon Smart Mobility: RNG, Hydrogen and Opportunities Ahead”

    Ian Macpherson, ‎Senior Manager Business Development, Gas Storage, Enbridge

    “The Future of Electric Shuttle and School Bus Demonstration & Innovation in Canada”

    Marc-André Pagé, Business Development Manager, Lion Electric

    ABB Canada Inc.

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    Fraser Atkinson, Chairperson

    “Transit to the Emerging Micro Transit Space Utilizing Shuttle Buses in Response to Uber & Lyft”


    Desiree Tremblay, Manager, Intellectual Property Valorization and Grants

    “The Future of Electric Motor Applications and Innovation in Low-carbon Mobility in Canada."


    “The North American Fuel Cell Vehicle Innovation Marketplace.”


    Tim Dickson, Head of Innovation Projects and Governance

    "Cross-pollination between rail innovation and smart shuttle innovation"


    Yves Provencher, Director of Business Development - Transport

    "Digital transformation of the first mile/last mile: drive the Canadian innovation ecosystem to implement a modular intelligent micro-transit solution"

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    Stephanie Medeiros, Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

    “The future of electric vehicle infrastructure innovation in Canada”


    Shanna Knights, Director, Research

    “The future of hydrogen fuel cell innovation in Canada”


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    “ENCQOR: the future of Canadian 5G wireless communication technologies and smart mobility”



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    Jennifer McNeill, Vice President, Sales and Business Development

    "The future of standardized heavy-duty electrification innovation in Canada" or "The future of hydrogen fuel cell bus innovation in Canada"

    Pitch your R&D Project!

    Pitch sessions are filling up. Companies and universities interested in submitting a 6-Minute Pitch are invited to do so using this template

    Pitches are welcomed in the following 4 Pillars of Innovation:

    1. Zero-emissions and low-carbon propulsion systems

    2. Smart vehicles

    3. Big Data for mobility innovation

    4. Cybersecurity in mobility innovation

    Sponsorship Package available, including free tickets!

    Sponsorship and advertising opportunities are available. 

    Contact Lana Sanderson @ for further information.

    Note Final registration ends on May 31, 2018.



    Industry Panel #1:

    Canada's Electric Transit Future: Standardization, Integration, and Deployment of E-bus Technologies  

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    Industry Panel #2:

    Canada's Fuel Cell Electric Transit Future: Building a Future FCEB Economy in Canada

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    Industry Panel #3:

    Canada's Smart Vehicle Future: Shared Mobility Applications for Connected, Autonomous Vehicles

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    Thank you to our sponsors!


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