Confirmed speakers

Joseph Beretta

Honorary president, AVERE France

Title of his talk:

Electromobility and sustainable transport: global market & trends


Joseph Beretta is INSA Lyon electrical and electronic engineer with a DEA of energy.

He has 14 years’ experience in the power electronics industry apply to electric motor control and 20 years in the automotive industry at PSA Peugeot Citroën. He led research and innovation in the fields of electric, hybrid, fuel cells vehicles and embedded electronic. Then he held the position of delegate energies technologies and innovation to the Directorate of Public Affairs where he was the interlocutor to the French and European authorities in the fields of diesel, gasoline and electric/hybrid engine. He also spends 4 years to the French Ministry of Research to represent France in the definition of the 7 European Framework Programmes for multiannual research (FP7) in the field of land transport.

Engaged for a long time in electric mobility in an active way, Joseph Beretta spent eight years as president of the Avere-France, he is now honorary president.

Avere-France is the centre of information, exchange and national expertise that brings together all the players in the ecosystem of electric mobility.  The main tasks of the association beyond the promotion and information on electric mobility are to federate all actors and to be the representative of this sector in front the French government.