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Final Workshop

September 22, 2016

Together with the ALIVE and epsilon consortia, ENLIGHT participants will present their research results during a full-day final workshop on 22 September 2016 in Aachen, Germany. All partners from different countries involved in the two projects will demonstrate and communicate the projects outcome and would also like to discuss their findings and recommendations with relevant stakeholders, other research initiatives and interest groups.

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A participation to this event is free of charge.


Workshop “Innovationen für den Fahrzeugleichtbau”

January 15, 2016

January 15, 2016, Darmstadt, Germany


European Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Congress EEVC 2015

December 1 – 4, 2015

December 1 – 4, 2015, Brussels, Belgium (


EUCAR Annual Conference 2015

November 4, 2015

November 4, 2015, Brussels Belgium


General Assembly

October 8, 2015

October 8, 2015, Leuven, Belgium


SICOMP-Conference 2015

June 1. – 2, 2015

June 1. – 2, 2015, Gothenburg, Sweden


Project Technical Workshop

May 18–19, 2015

All partners of the consortium met in Fraunhofer LBF premises in Darmstadt for the internal workshop between 18 and 19 of May 2015. The focus of the meeting was to evaluate the progress in the development of the vehicle module demonstrators made by advanced composites, bio-composites and hybrids, as well as the latest developmentson material and manufacturing processes.


EUCAR Annual Conference

November 4–5, 2014

EUCAR Annual Conference, November 4–5, 2014: ENLIGHT poster.


General Assembly

October 8–9, 2014

All partners of the ENLIGHT consortium met in Fraunhofer LBF's premises in Darmstadt. During the GA, the WP leaders updated the consortium on the statues of each WP, and then facilitated discussions about the recent developments. Additionally, the consortium discussed and agreed on the planning for the upcoming 12 months.


ISMA Conference

September 15–17, 2014

ISMA Conference, September 15–17, 2014: 2 presentations of ENLIGHT results.


General Assembly

September 17–18, 2013

All partners of the ENLIGHT and ALIVE consortium met in CRF (Fiat Research Centre) next to Torino. The GA served as the place for partners of the two projects to share the recent developments in the two projects, as well as to take decisions, and agree on the next steps of the projects.


Kick-Off Meeting Wolfsburg

October 15–16, 2012

Together with the ALIVE project consortium the partners met in the Volkswagen Arena, the stadium of Wolfsburg. After brief introductions to both projects related EC funded projects such as SuperLIGHT-Car, ELVA, SmartBatt, Ostler and HIVOCOMP were presented. Afterwards the group made use of the joint meeting by discussing synergies of both projects and prepared next steps and tasks for the first months.


Kick-off Meeting SEAM Brussels

October 9, 2012

All partners of the consortium and EC scientific officer Maurizio Maggiore met in the EUCAR-Office in Brussels to have an internal Kick-Off Meeting. After a short welcome, all work package leaders presented the intended work to be conducted within the project. Exciting and interesting four years will follow.