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FISITA announces Adient as official World Automotive Summit 2017 Partner

25 July 2017

FISITA, the international membership organisation for the automotive mobility engineering profession, today announces Adient, the global brand in automotive seating technology, as its official World Automotive Summit 2017 Partner.

Chris Mason, FISITA CEO, said: “We are delighted to welcome Adient as the official Summit Partner to this year’s event. Since inception, FISITA’s technical leadership Summit has become highly-regarded as a must attend event providing, an unrivalled environment for key industry discussion, debate and collaboration.

“We have developed a range of exclusive opportunities to support Summit 2017 and I am pleased that Adient are so enthusiastic about being positioned among many of the world’s leading automotive and mobility brands.”

This year the 8th FISITA World Automotive Summit will take place in Geneva, Switzerland, from 7-8 November. Delegates will discuss key developments, issues and opportunities generated from this year’s theme, “Clearing the air; creating a path to sustainable mobility”.

It is a pleasure for Adient to be this year’s Summit Partner with its special focus on environmental protection. Our vision of "improving the experience of a world in motion" is not just related to driving a car, but considers innovation and continuous progress in development.

It focuses on the latest trends in the field of autonomous driving, electric cars, energy-saving and lightweight seating components for a sustainable future”, explained Glen Ponczak, Vice President, Communication and Investor Relations at Adient.

The FISITA World Automotive Summit is a unique and exclusive annual meeting of the world's automotive technology leaders. It brings together senior technical executives, scientists, academics, public policy makers and NGOs to discuss a critical issue to the automotive industry and wider society.

New to 2017, FISITA has created numerous commercial opportunities, generating valuable brand placement visibility for a select number of organisations throughout the delivery of the FISITA World Automotive Summit. These opportunities are available to view here.

For more information on the FISITA World Automotive Summit see: