Nexans to drive sustainable transportation at its annual Technical Conference

Nexans to drive sustainable transportation at its annual Technical Conference

Paris, November 30, 2016 – Nexans will gather industry experts at its Annual Technical Conference “Sustainable Transportation and Connected Grids: a step forward in energy transition” in Paris on December 5th. The conference will address learnings from major smart grid and electric vehicle projects and discuss how they can be used to drive energy transition.

Nexans specialists and industry experts will present on current challenges about energy transition and sustainable transport and also look at the future in this field. It will be moderated by Valérie-Anne Lencznar, Managing Director of Think Smartgrids and Nouredine Hadjsaid, Professor at Grenoble INP. Nexans and its partners will discuss experience gained from the BienVEnu, Eco2charge, SOGRID and Smap projects.

Pierre Kayoun, Corporate Vice President of Innovation & Technology at Nexans, said, “This is the second in Nexans’ series of annual conferences devoted to Energy Transition. The conference this year is essential for everyone who wants to know about the latest developments in sustainable transportation, energy transition and see concrete demonstrators. This will be a great opportunity to bring together a wide range of participants from industries such as power utilities, IT, Building construction and automation and exchange about future trends.

The conference, taking place on December 5th, 2016, will be held at the Musée des arts et métiers in Paris, France.

Registration is open to professionals involved in the energy transition and transportation sectors. As the number of seats is limited, prior online registration is necessary.

Please click here to register.

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Nexans brings energy to life through an extensive range of cables and cabling solutions that deliver increased performance for our customers worldwide. Nexans’ teams are committed to a partnership approach that supports customers in four main business areas: Power transmission and distribution (submarine and land), Energy resources (Oil & Gas, Mining and Renewables), Transportation (Road, Rail, Air, Sea) and Building (Commercial, Residential and Data Centers). Nexans’ strategy is founded on continuous innovation in products, solutions and services, employee development, customer training and the introduction of safe, low-environmental-impact industrial processes. In 2013, Nexans became the first cable player to create a Foundation to introduce sustained initiatives for access to energy for disadvantaged communities worldwide.
Nexans is an active member of Europacable, the European Association of Wire & Cable Manufacturers, and a signatory of the Europacable Industry Charter. The Charter expresses its members' commitment to the principles and objectives of developing ethical, sustainable and high-quality cables.
Nexans, acting for the energy transition, has an industrial presence in 40 countries, commercial activities worldwide, is employing close to 26,000 people and generating sales in 2016 of 5.8 billion euros. Nexans is listed on Euronext Paris, compartment A.
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