UK businesses showcase automotive innovation to Asia’s engineers
Emma Kennedy - May 23, 2016

Businesses and agencies are to travel to Japan to present world-leading UK technologies to Asia’s biggest gathering of automotive engineers.

The best of British automotive innovation will be showcased at this month’s Japanese Society of Automotive Engineers 2016 Annual Congress in Pacifico, Yokohama.

A UK delegation of 20 businesses and funding agencies including Innovate UK, the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills will promote British innovation on the UK Pavilion at the event on 25 to 27 May.

The congress is the largest automotive technology conference in Asia for automotive engineers. It attracts 70,000 visitors over three days. Up to 400 Japanese and foreign companies will display their latest designs and technologies.

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