Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Melbourne Electric Vehicle Expo start on February 23

Australia’s premier electric vehicle event will be back in 2014!
More than 100 electric cars, bikes and other vehicles will be on show on February 23 at the Melbourne Electric Vehicle Expo 2014 at Swinburne University, Hawthorn. There will be tech talks by industry experts, charging infrastructure on display and lots more!
Held by the ATA’s Melbourne EV Group, it follows the hugely successful EV Expo in April 2013.
If you would like to hold a stall at the Expo or show your electric bike, car, scooter, boat, skate board or other vehicle, call Paul Paton on 0468 335 585 or email info@melbEVexpo.com.au
The future of transport is there!The Expo is a one-day event, presented jointly by the ATA and Swinburne University. The Expo will be a family friendly, relaxed and informative day, exploring and showcasing Melbourne’s diverse range of electric transport options, with a particular emphasis on personal mobility options such electric bikes and cars. This will definitely be the largest display of electric vehicles ever seen in Australia & possibly the world (Registered for World Record breaking attempt for Largest Number of EV’s on Parade), with options for attendees to try various cars and bikes. There will be a range of‘other’ vehicles too, from converted cars and buses, to skateboards and RC cars, solar vehicles, race cars, and much more!
We aim to have something for everyone, from those new to EV’s, through to more technical information for the keen EV enthusiast.
The ATA warmly invites you to be part of our Electric Vehicle Expo.
What is the Electric Vehicle Expo?
The Expo will be a one-day event presented jointly by the Alternative Technology Association, Swinburne University and Boroondara Council. The expo will be a family friendly, relaxed and informative day exploring and showcasing Melbourne’s electric transport options, with a particular emphasis on electric bicycles.
When: Saturday 23 February 2014
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Where: Swinburne University, Hawthorn Campus. Map here. Campus map
The Expo will include up to 30 stalls, demonstrations, speakers and panel discussions relating to electric transport with a particular focus on electric bikes.
There will also be a "Show & Shine" display where you can show off your electric bike, car, motorbike or scooter (or other electric vehicle). There will be prizes for the Most Attractive Vehicle, Best Workmanship, (conversions only) and Best Concept.