Car Symposium China


„China fährt allen davon“– Wo die Chinesen deutsche Autobauer schon überholt haben

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Car Symposium Bochum, 31st May - 1st June 2022

With keynotes presented by

Dr. Herbert Diess, CEO
Volkswagen AG

Frank Weber, Board Member

Wolf-Henning Scheider, CEO
ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Top speakers, experts and the close relation between industry and research makes our Automotive Congress unique. Over 1,200 participants and over 100 partner companies will be present.

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Top-Speakers 2021

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Hubertus Troska

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG & CEO and Chairman of Daimler Greater China Ltd.

Stephan Wöllenstein

CEO Volkswagen Group China

Dr. Holger Klein

Member of the Board of Management of ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Hongxin Yang

President SVOLT

Xiangbei Tong

CEO, smart Automobile Co., Ltd.

Daniel Lescow

Vice President of global Sales, Marketing & After-Sales, smart Automobile Co., Ltd.

Steven Cai

Managing Director, Accenture Greater China

John Wang

Managing Director, Industry X - Mobility Business Lead, Accenture Greater China and CEO of FutureMove

Hui Zhang

Vice President, NIO Europe

Cathy / Weidong Mao

Partner of MNC Automotive Business IBM GBS China

David / Daquan Xu

Executive Vice President Bosch (China) Investment Ltd.

Beatrix Frisch

Live Moderator @ Shanghai AutoShow Managing Director – Automotive Lead of Accenture Interactive, Greater China

Frank Klaas

Vice President Communications Europe, Geely Auto Technical

Alexander Schieke

Global Market Manager Mobility, Stahl Holdings BV

Klaus Steinmann

Global Head Automotive & Mobility, Mercuri Urval

Rasmus Beck

CEO, Development Agency of the city of Duisburg

Wen Zhang

General Manager, CRCT (China Railway Container Transport ) Europe Logistics GmbH

Guanzhe Cao

Executive Assistant to CEO, Duisport

Prof. Dr. Anna Quitt

Prof. Dr. Anna QuittHead of Campus Frankfurt/Main Program Director “M.Sc. International Management” Program Director “M.Sc. International Logistics & Supply Chain Management” Director of the Institute SCM@ISM

Traditional German Car Symposium

History of the Car Symposium

In Germany, the Car Symposium has a 20 years’ tradition and a broad reputation within the European automotive event industry.

Every year, the congress welcomes over 120 company partners and exhibitors, attracting more than 1.200 participants and journalists.

Car Symposium in China 

In 2015, the Car Symposium became international and found its way to China for the very first time. Located next to the China AutoShow in Beijing and Shanghai, the conference brings together experts, companies and international know-how.

7th Car Symposium China in Shanghai

Germany with its strong car industry is on the way to transform to a new era of mobility. With great respect, we look at the rapid transformation of mobility in Greater China.

Following the successful launch of the automotive congress in Shanghai and Beijing, we are happy to present our 7th Car Symposium in China on April 2022.

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Previous Speakers

Dr. Dieter Zetsche

CEO, Daimler AG

Freeman H. Shen

Founder WM Motor

Carsten Breitfeld

CEO, Byton

Dr. Detlef Juerss

Vice President Engineering Adient

Oliver Blume

Chairman of the Executive Board, Porsche AG

Wolf-Henning Scheider

Chief Executive Officer of ZF Friedrichshafen AG Responsible for Corporate Research & Development, Corporate Sales, Human Resources and Legal (interim)

Alexander Seitz

Member of the Board of Management of AUDI AG Finance, China, Compliance and Integrity

Dr. Stefan Hartung

Member of the Board of Management, Robert Bosch GmbH

Pieter Nota

Member of the Board of Management of BMW AG, Sales and Brand BMW, Aftersales BMW Group

Karsten Crede

Member of the Board of Management ERGO Digital Ventures AG


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