Event Overview

The Future of the Car Summit is the FT's strategic, mega-trends event for senior automotive executives. Commencing on 2 December at 8am GMT with one of the industry’s most important topics - the net-zero car - there follows three days of action-packed content. Skilfully moderated by our world-class journalists for over five years now, our 6th annual Summit will bring together another unrivalled line-up of experts and innovators, but in the form of a global digital conference.

Join over 5,000 of the most influential players in the automotive industry for incredible insight and unmissable digital connections.

Hear from market-movers as leading automotive CEOs from across the globe login for high-level online debate.

Three days of extended thought-inspiring content to help you understand the critical risks to your business as we move into a new, post-pandemic world.

Bringing a digital dimension to automotive’s premier event.

Built upon a track record of trusted and successful automotive events.

Chairman & CEO, Bentley Motors
“FT events bring together some of the best thinkers and the influencers of the topics that we have been talking about that directly affect our industry and I see it as a very important event for both networking but also policy, thought and discussion to help to shape the future.”

Confirmed speakers include:

Alison Jones,

Managing Director - UK,

Groupe PSA

Peter Rawlinson,

CEO and CTO,


Håkan Samuelsson,

President and CEO,

Volvo Car Group

Jamie Heywood,

Regional General Manager - Northern and Eastern Europe,


5000+ automotive leaders
60+ speakers
1000+ companies represented
80% C-suite/Director level attendees
50+ countries worldwide