2nd Electric Road Systems Conference, 13–14 June 2018, Stockholm Arlanda
The international community is growing, which was evident at the second conference in June 2018 held close to the Stockholm Arlanda Airport. A demonstration site with a conductive rail in the surface of a public road in the vicinity of the airport had opened in April. The number of participants was 119 participants from 11 different countries, including India, Japan and the United States, besides a large crowd from Sweden and Germany. The event ended with a site visit.
1st Electric Road Systems Conference, 14–15 June 2017, Sandviken
The first conference in June 2017 was held in Sandviken. Sweden was the first country in the world to demonstrate electric road systems for heavy duty trucks on the public road network. A visit to the two kilometre demonstration site of conductive overhead lines along the E16 public road was the first point of the program when 80 experts and researchers from seven countries got together at Högbo Bruk outside Sandviken.