APC & UKBAA’s Mobilise the future: Investing towards net zero

About this Event:

Join APC & UKBAA at the second Mobilise the Future: Investing towards net zero showcase, where we’ll explore the latest trends and ground-breaking developments shaking up the automotive and transport industry.

Date and time
24 February 2021
10:30am – 12:30pm

In partnership with the Advanced Propulsion Centre, UKBAA is presenting Mobilise the future, an innovation showcase diving into the power and role that technology plays in tackling global challenges in travel, mobility, sustainability, placemaking and how that helps us to explore the world around us.

Hear from leaders in the automotive and investment industry as they explore the ever-changing autonomous vehicles and mobility landscape and engage with 10 of the UK’s most cutting-edge transport entrepreneurs seeking investment in their revolutionary businesses.

Register today to join 100 other industry leading angel and early-stage investors and help us to drive innovation in the transportation and mobility sectors forward.


Neville Jackson | Chairman of The RAC Foundation | Non Executive Director of APC

Neville Jackson is Chair of the RAC Foundation, the Institute for Digital Engineering and a non-executive Director of the UK Advanced Propulsion Centre. He held the position of Chief Technology & Innovation Officer for Ricardo plc from 2009 to 2019, moving to this position from the Technology Director for Ricardo UK Ltd, a position he held since 2000. He was responsible for developing the future global vision of automotive and energy technology at Ricardo and for the strategy and future direction of research and development. He has produced over 150 technical papers, keynote presentations or invited lectures in the US, Europe and the Far East.

Ian Constance | Chief Executive Officer of APC

Ian Constance joined the Advanced Propulsion Centre as CEO in September 2015. Prior to this Ian worked with Ford Motor Company in Detroit where he was most recently Global Chief Engineer for Large Cars. In that position he led the product development activities for the Ford Mondeo/Fusion and Ford Taurus. The role involved all elements of the product engineering, design, manufacturing readiness and business case development with a very keen focus on future customer needs. Working on these product lines gave Ian wide experience of developing and integrating HEV, PHEV and high tech Gasoline and Diesel internal combustion engines into global platforms.

Face-to-face meetings might not yet be possible, but that doesn’t mean you can’t meet pioneering entrepreneurs pushing the automotive sector forward. There’s no better way of getting to know the intricacies of a company than by seeing them pitch – signup to the event to meet the next generation of sector leaders.

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