Tata Consultancy Services has collaborated with the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, the trade body in the United Kingdom for the automotive industry, to launch SMMT Electrified 2021. The event will see industry leaders, stakeholders, government officials, and more discuss the latest trends in achieving net zero targets and measures to create a sustainable transport system.
The decarbonization of road transport is at the forefront of the COP26 summit this year. In light of the summit, Tata Consultancy Services has partnered with the UK’s Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders to launch SMMT Electrified 2021. The virtual one-day live event will bring together leaders from the automotive industry, energy service providers, representatives from the UK government, and other key stakeholders to discuss sustainable transportation.
TCS is the Headline Sponsor for SMMT Electrified 2021. Anandh Rajappa, TCS’ thought leader from Manufacturing & Utilities, will participate in panel discussions alongside its customers.
To know more about the future of electric vehicles, join the following panel discussions:
Ensuring the Energy System Supports an Escalation in EVs
Panelist: Anandh Rajappa, Director, Growth & Transformation, Manufacturing & Utilities, UK & Ireland, TCS
Time: 1:20 – 1:55 PM GMT
Building a Robust and Circular Value Chain to Support the Escalated Production of EVs
Panelist: Ian Whiting, Commercial Director, UK Battery Industrialisation Centre (UKBIC)
Time: 1:55 – 2:30 PM GMT
TCS' extensive experience in sustainable mobility and on building connected and cognitive ecosystems makes it an ideal partner along the entire electric vehicles (EV) value chain.
TCS to power India’s first public EV charging network online: TCS has partnered with Tata Power to bring the country’s first public EV charging network online with TCS ChargeCore on HOBS™, an agile next-gen, subscription-based digital platform. It provides a full-suite of EV management capabilities and ecosystem data to ensure a seamless personalized customer experience.
TCS reimagines the e-mobility ecosystem: A TCS-Everest Research Report has found that to drive the adoption of electric vehicles, various stakeholders would benefit from industry-wide collaboration which will create exponential impact from their individual investments and maximize value for end customers, ecosystem players, and the environment at large.
Besides, TCS has a plethora of solutions and offerings to suit everyone’s needs:
For the utilities industry, an energy value ecosystem framework can define a customer’s strategy and new business models in collaboration with partners, customers, and competitors. The offerings range from affinity services for empowered consumers (connected home and home energy services) to sustainability services (distributed generation forecasting & integration) and electrification of mobility services.
For the manufacturing industry, TCS’ thought leadership framework on Neural Manufacturing enables an organization and its ecosystems to become connected, cognitive, and collaborative. It drives agility and exponential growth, providing an intelligent edge. The Neural tenets can be seen in the automotive industry, where TCS has a number of offerings:
Accelerating CASE in the automotive industry: A thought leadership perspective that explores how smart, highly connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV) enable a new way to be mobile, offering increased autonomy across global supply chains, transportation, and more.
TCS AutoscapeTM: The connected and autonomous vehicle solutions offer enterprise customers personalized experiences both in and out of the vehicle, accelerate AV development, and ensure faster time-to-market.
Neural automotive experience center: TCS has launched an automotive garage in Troy, Michigan, where customers can access the latest technologies to experiment, co-innovate, build prototypes, and launch solutions.