Virtual Islands of Excellence
This initiative provides a unique opportunity for universities and research institutes to showcase their innovative mobility projects, as a part of the virtual exhibition at the FISITA 2021 World Congress. Due to the current global situation, student teams are encouraged to apply to present their projects on the virtual platform.
20 June 2021 – Deadline to submit applications
30 June 2021 – Notification of applicants
This is an excellent opportunity for universities to display their mobility‐related engineering projects and capabilities as well as foster new and existing international relationships with industry and academia. For student teams it is the perfect place to display the research/project work, share knowledge and start networking and building contacts for a future career in the automotive industry.
Projects can be submitted under the following themes
Advanced Vehicle Driveline and Energy Management
Emissions and Pollutants Caused by Vehicles
Conventional and Alternative Fuels and Lubricants
Automated and Connected Mobility
Vehicle Dynamics and Controls
Passive and Integral Safety
Vehicle Electronics and Software
Manufacturing, Materials and Lightweight Solutions
Universities and educational institutions that are interested in showcasing creative, unique and forward‐thinking research projects to address the future needs of the automotive and mobility industry.