16 May 2024 | Vilnius, Lithuania

Matthew Smith

Head of International

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders - SMMT (UK)

London, United Kingdom

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Matthew joined SMMT’s International team in 2014, where his role is to support UK automotive firms to do business internationally.  

He previously worked for the UK Government, based in the U.S.A, Korea and Malaysia, assisting British firms to export and attracting foreign direct investment to the UK. 

Matthew holds a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Manchester Business School.

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The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders - SMMT (UK)

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) is one of the largest and most influential trade associations in the UK. Its resources, reputation and unrivalled automotive data place it at the heart of the UK automotive industry.

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Speaker sessions (2)

Thursday, 16 May 2024

13:20 - 13:40

Towards a successful transition to Smart and Sustainable Mobility

Location:Conference Hall 5.1
  • Mobility

The presentation outlines the UK automotive market's shift towards zero-emission vehicles and explores the policy framework for automated vehicles, alongside highlighting market opportunities within the UK.

15:20 - 16:20

Autonomous Vehicles: On the Brink of Revolution or Stuck in Neutral?

Location:Conference Hall 5.1
  • Autonomous drive

The session will synthesize insights from this discussion to assess whether the autonomous vehicle industry is poised for rapid transformation or if it remains mired in developmental limbo.



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London, United Kingdom