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MIA One-Hour Business Workshops at Autosport International 2019

10 January 2019

Location: NEC, Birmingham

MIA One-Hour Business Workshops at
Autosport International 2019


Thursday 10 January and Friday 11 January 2019
Workshop slots available between 10:00 - 15:30
Piazza Suite 1, conveniently located in the atrium centre between the Show Halls, NEC, Birmingham

The MIA has secured Piazza Suite 1, conveniently located within the central atrium of the main Show Halls, which can be utilised for one-hour business workshops and/or private meetings to help you to maximise your presence at Autosport International Show 2019.

Workshop hosted by Date and Location Time Description Pre-Register

Thursday 10th January 2019

Piazza Suite 1


Kubuqi Desert Motorcity

This workshop will provide an overview on an exciting new Motorsport themed tourist destination to be built in the desert of Inner Mongolia, 400 miles due west of Beijing. Featuring desert and off-road racing facilities, Rallycross, Drag Racing, a 5 kilometre race track designed by the UK's leading circuit design company and a Science Park, Phase 1 of the project will open in 2021.

The Kubuqi Desert Motorcity management group have already visited the UK and USA several times in their search for knowledge and advice and now return to the Autosport International Show with a shopping list and the need to partner with companies in the UK supply chain.

This Workshop is the perfect opportunity for UK Motorsport companies and suppliers to find out what their needs are or are likely to be as they commence this exciting and, for the region, pioneering development.

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Thursday 10th January 2019

Piazza Suite 1


Motorsport to Automotive Technology Workshop

During the first day of the Autosport International Show, join us for our Motorsport to Automotive - Technology Transfer Workshop. The aim of the workshop is to encourage engagement between the Motorsport and Automotive industries.  

A panel of approximately 4 companies will speak, drawn from both motorsport and automotive sectors, with successful case studies of companies which have successfully transferred technology between these sectors and this will be followed by a Q&A session.

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Thursday 10th January 2019

Piazza Suite 1


The Race to Zero – Towards Cleaner Performance Cars

Hosted by the Niche Vehicle Network, the theme of this technical seminar will be the technologies that together form the ‘roadmap’ to the zero emissions high performance car of the future. Electric drives, high performance batteries, composite vehicle structures, active aerodynamics, vehicle autonomy and connectivity will all be addressed. The panel of guest speakers include well-known figures from Ariel Motors, TotalSim, Westfield Sports Cars and the Advanced Propulsion Centre.  All industry members are welcome to come along and participate in a lively and dynamic debate.

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Friday 11th January 2019

Piazza Suite 1


Niche Vehicle Network Executive meeting 

Invitation Only


Friday 11th January 2019

Piazza Suite 1


Innovation in Design to Revolutionise the Auto Industry

Join Michael Bond, the designer of the Rumbler Sport Tank, the Batmobile for real, to learn about his story and unique supercar concept. He invites prospective investors, partners and enthusiastic supporters to join him and this presentation and learn about his ambition to transform the UK auto industry.

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Interested in hosting your own one-hour workshop?

Hire your own private room at Europe's largest indoor pre-season motorsport event, Autosport International!

Are you…

•    Launching a new product/service? 
•    Looking to recruit top quality motorsport candidates?
•    Wanting to raise business awareness to a selected audience of your choice?
•    Looking for a quiet area to host an executive meeting?

Workshops are free-to-attend and open to all delegates attending the show, or if preferred, can be restricted to invite-only, and are tailored specifically to your business. The MIA will help you market the workshops to the industry via its website and social media channels, to ensure you get the most out of this fantastic opportunity.

Additional benefits include: workshop promoted on the MIA and Autosport International website, featured within MIA marketing mailers, listed on the MIA timetable online and MIA support throughout.

Workshop Prices*
•    MIA Member - £450 + VAT    •    Non-Member - £550 + VAT

Packages include AV -  if you would like catering this is available at an additional charge. 

Book your workshop slot today

For more information or to book a workshop, please contact Elly Hume on (+44) 02476 692 600 
or via email eleanor.hume@the-mia.com 

Autosport International is Europe's largest indoor pre-season motorsport event covering all areas of motorsport, both professional and grass roots, from karting right up to Formula One. Featuring the very latest in motorsport, automotive and performance engineering technology, alongside cars and exhibitors from every level of motor racing, this must-attend event uniquely caters for the industry and motorsport fans alike; encompassing two trade-only days for members of the motorsport industry to meet, network and do business and two days for enthusiasts to see the fastest cars, biggest stars and most amazing live action.

For more information please visit www.autosportinternational.com or email autosport.international@autosport.com 

*Terms and conditions apply & all workshop bookings are subject to approval by the Show organisers