The 6ᵗʰ Annual World Automotive Conference provides a platform for you and your company to access 800+ attendees from across the entire automotive industry. Participating in WAC 2019 allows you to follow the latest trends and technologies affecting your current and future business thanks to international speakers and decision makers from over 40 countries.

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Get the latest trends in the automotive industry across the world.

Why attend?

The World Automotive Conference has always been a platform where senior level executives can convene to discover and learn the latest trends and technologies affecting their businesses.

→ 800+ Attendees
→ 80+ Speakers
→ Dedicated Track Sessions
→ Legendary Roundtable Workshops
→ Unparalleled Networking Activities
→ International Start-Up Zone
→ Ladies Breakfast
→ Sit-Down VIP Lunch

Featured Topics:

Main Session:
→ Brexit, US Tariff, Trade Agreements and their affects
→ MEGA TREND: Electric Vehicles & Changing demand

Session 1:
→ Mobility & Future of transportation
→ Smart Cities & 5G

Session 2:
→ Industry 4.0 & Robotics
→ AI & Machine Learning

Session 3:
→ Digitalisation & Blockchain
→ Connectivity & Security

Roundtable Workshops

Unparalleled insight and discussion time with your peers and potential clients…

During an intimate 60-minute session with 10-15 attendees of your choice, you can meet your target customers and demonstrate your areas of expertise.

Share new projects and old experiences; hear strategic developments, learn where the latest business potential lies, promote your solution with sponsorship host options.


2019 event agenda will be announced very soon.

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors


2018 Speakers Included

Takehiro Nakamura

Takehiro Nakamura

Vice President, NTT DOCOMO, Japan
Christoph Stadeler

Christoph Stadeler

Head of Automotive Strategy, Facebook


Director, Daimler Global IT Solutions Center
Moritz von Grotthuss

Moritz von Grotthuss

CEO, gestigon - a Valeo brand, Germany
Rüdiger Ebel

Rüdiger Ebel

Head of New Markets, Alphabet - BMW Group, Germany

What Attendees Say About The Event

“World Class Event, in such a Dynamic city like Istanbul to discuss emerging trends in automotive and mobility with all the right technology and business partners. Two packed days full of ideas exchange and business opportunities in cross domains... For Panasonic Silicon Valley Center, it is one of the “must” events in the world...”

Executive Director
“The number of people still in the conference room by 5pm on day 2 was incredible! Actually across the two days there was more people than any event I’ve been to this year, in a market I never thought had the potential... Your competition should be scared"

Automotive Marketing Director
Universal Robots
Professional & pro-active event, ensuring we met existing and new customers...

Universal Robots
Sales Development MEA
Oyak Renault
“The content was spot on for us and entirely alligned with our ambitions for the future.”

Oyak Renault
Senior Purchasing Manager

Snapshot From Last Year

WAC 2018 welcomed over 800 attendees last year, with more than 40 represented countries, comprising 37% C-Level, 29% Director attendees.

→ How technology companies are affecting the automotive market?
→ Can the automotive market be the key to turn around current Turkish economic difficulties?
→ The future of manufacturing, and what Industry 4.0 really means for us all?
→ Increasing concerns over security & data, and the role of Blockchain & AI
→ Women in Automotive…
→ The future of digitalisation within the Supply Chain, and what’s next…
→ The role of connectivity & future mobility services
→ What does 5G mean for the automotive industry?

What else happened?

→ Roundtable workshop discussions on both days!
→ More networking opportunities: B2B Zone, VIP Area, sit-down restaurant lunch, VIP Bosphorus cruise dinner…
→ Ladies Networking Breakfast

Contact us

Fill out the form to hear about World Automotive Conference participation options. Our team will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

E-mail: wac@wwpartnerships.com
Phone: +44 203 289 5003

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Deadline 19th July 2019
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