India’s first-ever Global Mobility Summit – ‘MOVE’ will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on September 7, 2018. The two-day summit, organised by Niti Aayog, will deliberate on steps to promote electric vehicles and shared mobility. The main focus of the summit is to make Indian cities pollution free. It will be attended by Union Ministers including Arun Jaitley, Nitin Gadkari, Piyush Goyal and Ravi Shankar Prasad.
1. The summit is expected to witness participation from more than 2,200 people from across the world including leaders from the government, industry, research organisations, academia, think tanks and civil society.
2. The representatives of major companies including Mahindra Electric, Hero Cycles, Tata Motors, Tata Power, Ola, Maruti Suzuki, Honda, Toyota, Bosch and Sun Mobility are also expected to participate in the summit.
3. International representation from embassies and the private sector will include United States of America, Japan, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, New Zealand, Austria, Germany, Brazil and more.
4. The key components of the summit include the core conclave, digital exhibition, mobility week with featured events and a variety of stakeholder consultations.
5. The deliberations will be held on steps to promote more usage of electric vehicles and to bring awareness about various aspects of Mobility.
6. With regard to reinventing the public transport system, deliberations will be held on transit planning and intermodal connectivity.