WORKSHOP #1 | Electric Vehicle Assembly: Challenges & Opportunities

Automakers and suppliers around the world are spending billions of dollars and scrambling to develop electric vehicles that meet stringent cost, performance and safety objectives. Whether it’s a bus, car, motorcycle, scooter, tractor or truck, all electric vehicles require batteries, motors and other components that have to be mass-produced. This workshop will examine the important role that assembly tools and techniques play in this process.

MB Battery     Skoda Battery     VW Battery     Volvo Battery

10:00 – 10:30 AM

Battery Leak Testing
Thomas Parker, Automotive Market Sales Manager, INFICON Inc.

10:30 – 11:00 AM

How Robotics Are Helping the EV Market Grow at a Rapid Pace
Growing Infrastructure Will Require Massive Amounts of Automation
Neil Dueweke, Vice President, FANUC America Corp.

11:00 – 11:30 AM

Connecting Batteries and Cells to Tabs and Busbars With Pulsed Arc Welding
Tim French, Senior Engineer, EWI

11:30 - 12:00 PM

Open Discussion and Q&A with Workshop Panelists

Austin Weber, Senior Editor, ASSEMBLY Magazine / Autonomous and Electric Mobility by ASSEMBLY

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