Original Run Date
: Thursday, November 14, 2019, 11:00 a.m. | download below
The number of electric vehicles on the road has grown in recent years and will only continue to climb as demand increases worldwide.
This shift toward electric vehicles is driven by a combination of both industry and consumer influences. Regulations, technology advancements, and global human behavior are all impacting the automotive market in significant ways.
In this one-hour webinar, Smithers expert Bruce Lambillotte will do a deep dive on major drivers behind the shift toward electric vehicles. He will also discuss how demand will differ between major global regions, anticipated possible changes in tire design and material selection, and other ripple effects that will impact the tire industry.
About The Presenter
As Vice President of Technical Consulting for Smithers, Bruce Lambillotte
directly assists companies with their rubber development challenges. He has over 42 years of experience in the rubber and tire industry, with specific expertise in rubber compounding, tire formulation construction and reconstruction, polymer materials chemistry and characterization, physical properties of elastomer materials, polymer product failure analysis, tire reinforcements, and product and process development.