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SF Motors | Summit Partner

Founded in Silicon Valley, SF Motors is a global, technology-leading, intelligent EV company. It is also the only company in the world with Sino-US dual-engineering capabilities and production qualifications in both China and the United States, with leading technologies including the industry’s first four-motor drive platform and protective autonomous driving.

The company is committed to accelerating, empowering and uniting the EV industry by sharing its electric and intelligent technologies with local and global partners. Currently, trial production has been carried out in our intelligent factories in Chongqing, China. It is estimated that our first intelligent electric SUVs, the SF5, will be delivered in the third quarter of 2019.


AVL is the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains (hybrid, combustion engines, transmission, electric drive, batteries and software) for passenger cars, trucks and large engines.

Development of Powertrain Systems
AVL develops and improves all kinds of powertrain systems and is a competent partner to the engine and automotive industry. In addition, AVL develops and markets the simulation methods which are necessary for the development work.

Engine Instrumentation and Test Systems

The products of this business area comprise all the instruments and systems required for engine and vehicle testing.

Advanced Simulation Technologies

The developed simulation software is focusing on design and optimization of powertrain systems and covers all phases of the development process.


Dorcen Auto is a high-tech and highly competitive company with "youth and intelligence" as its strategic core, with energy-saving and new-energy vehicle and key parts as its leading products, with intelligent manufacturing and energy-saving and environmental protection as its carrier, integrated with R&D, Design, Manufacturing, Procurement & Logistics and sales & services. At present, there are 3 new and high technology enterprises, approved by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology as Test Company with industrialize and informatization integrated, and two Graduate Stations has been set up.

Relying on the Yangtze river delta, Based beside Shanghai, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, Dorcen Auto has the full ability of vehicle and key parts R&D as well as the advanced production base. Entitled with two brands, QILING and Dorcen automobile brand, with car, SUV, MPV, pickups, light trucks, modified cars and other production qualifications,  Dorcen auto also has the manufacturing ability of three series of engines, such as 1.5T, 1.5TV and 1.6TD, as well as the complete production ability of complete EV Battery, Motor and EC system.

With quality policy of "Produce excellent cars loved by the youth ", Dorcen pays close attention to quality system construction and has passed ISO9000 quality system certification, TS16949:2002 quality management system certification. In order to adapt to the requirement of the international market, Dorcen has completed the international certification of both ECE and GCC homologations, and its products have been exported to lot of overseas countries. Dorcen makes unremitting efforts to strengthen the Chinese self-owned automobile industry, to provides quality products and satisfactory experience service for consumers.


Our mission is to shape a joyful lifestyle for our users by offering smart, premium electric vehicles and providing the best user experience.

NIO was founded in November 2014 as a global company, with world-class research and development, design and manufacturing centres in Shanghai, Beijing, San Jose, Munich, London and nine other locations. NIO now has more than 6,000 employees from nearly 40 countries. By the end of 2018, NIO will have city operations and services teams in 169 different cities throughout China.

The NIO Formula E Team secured the inaugural Drivers’ Championship title in 2015. In 2016, NIO unveiled the fastest electric car in the world, the EP9. The EP9 set the lap record for an electric vehicle at the Nürburgring Nordschleife and three other world-renowned tracks. In 2017, NIO unveiled its vision car EVE and announced the NIO EP9 set a new world speed record for an autonomous vehicle at the Circuit of the Americas. NIO officially launched the ES8, a seven-seat high-performance electric SUV, on December 16 with deliveries slated to begin in 2018.

Shanghai International Automobile City

Since construction in 2001, Shanghai International Automobile City (SIAC) has become the first-in-China automobile industry base which can provide extensive functions of the entire industrial chain. Supported by solid automotive manufacturing capacity, SIAC focuses its efforts on vehicle development and design as well as the demonstrative operation of new-energy vehicles (NEVs.

By enhancing and accelerating NEV adoption and business innovation, SIAC is achieving constant progress in technology innovation and leadership in the demonstration and innovation of this emerging industry.

In June 2015, SIAC’s built the first national “Intelligent Connected Vehicle Pilot Zone.” In January 2017, Shanghai Municipal Government released Municipal Programs to Implement ICV Innovation Projects to confirm the position, function and key missions of National Intelligent Connected Vehicle (Shanghai) Pilot Zone as well as the plan to develop Jiading District into a integrated ICV innovation and application demonstration zone.

As the first international electric vehicle demonstration zone in China, SIAC is earnestly engaged in the demonstration and promotion of EV across the country. EVZONE, a key function of SIAC for test driving, has now been upgraded into an integrated center for customer experience and ICV education.

China SAE | Co-Organiser

Founded in 1963, China Society of Automotive Engineers (China SAE) is a national academic corporation formed by automotive engineers in China upholding voluntary principle and aims to:

  • Promote scientific and technical progress in the automotive industry
  • Train automotive talents
  • Push forward technical exchanges between domestic and international automotive industries
  • Popularize the knowledge of the automotive industry
  • Spread the culture of the automotive industry
  • Build a home for scientists and engineers

As a member of China Association for Science and Technology, it is a non-profit social organization. As an executive member of FISITA, China SAE is also one of the sponsors of the Asia Pacific Automotive Engineering Conference (APAC).

Over the past five decades, we have become a pillar society to promote the sound and sustainable development of China’s automotive industry, which has earned recognition from all sectors of the society, domestic and international automotive industry, governments and the majority of scientific and technical personnel. There are 39 branches under China SAE, and we maintain an operational directing relationship with all the provincial societies of automotive engineers.

China SAE is a significant force for the popularization of new ideas, technologies and notions in China’s automotive industry and acts as a bridge to promote exchanges between domestic and international automotive industries.


The FISITA World Mobility Summit offers an exclusive opportunity for select companies to be part of this event. We have created a limited number of sponsorship, programme advertising and exhibition opportunities to generate valuable brand visibility for your organisation.

If you would like your company to be included, please refer to the opportunities flyer above or contact FISITA HQ at or +44 (0) 1279 883 470.