The Connected Traveler Technology Showcase is expected to highlight a range of technologies for use on the go from May 23, while the China Green Transport Summit offers a glimpse on how China plans to lead the world when it comes to alternative energy vehicles.
Connected Traveler Technology Showcase
San Francisco, CA, USA
The inside of our vehicles are set to change beyond recognition in the coming years and automakers leverage new technology to bring drivers closer to the digital world - this Silicon Valley event highlights some of the latest technology, from GPS to smartphones to augmented reality.
4th Annual China Green Transport Summit & Exhibition
China is looking for a way to propel itself into the global lead on alternative energy vehicles and this conference will feature a series on insightful discussions on how it might realize that goal. Speakers from several major global automakers will look at issues such as battery technology and motors, as well as other factors such as government incentives and local infrastructure.
19th Kiev International SIA 2011 Motor Show
May 25 - 29
Four hundred exhibitors are expected to attend the 19th Kiev Motor Show, an event which highlights the trends and tastes of the rapidly growing automotive markets in eastern Europe and Russia. As well as the big names, look out for manufacturers from China as they begin launching more vehicles overseas.
16th London MotorExpo
London, United Kingdom
As Britain hasn't boasted a motor show of its own in recent years, enthusiasts are instead flocking to MotorExpo, a free exhibition staged in several venues around the world. This event will likely see exhibits and announcements from major British brands on the Canary Wharf exhibition ground.
12th Sofia International Motor Show
The Sofia Motorshow has been elevated to the big league this year following recognition by the OICA (Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d’Automobiles), which oversees most of the world's major shows. Expect a look at the latest trends from eastern Europe and regional premieres from international auto and motorcycle manufacturers.