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For the third time already The International Fleet Meeting is taking place within the Geneva Motor Show. High-class speakers, an exciting panel discussion and a unique networking platform will be offered to participants in 2016 as well.

The time has come on 2nd March: the second press day of the International Motor Show is fully dedicated to the Fleet: at the International Fleet Meeting fleet managers from all over the world meet ambassadors from the automotive, leasing and service industry. The organizer fleetcompetence europe GmbH and the Swiss fleet magazine aboutFLEET are offering a unique, English speaking platform in Geneva.

After the successful second event with 200 participants last year the capacity was increased to 250. Ricardo Reyes, Vice President of Global Communications at Tesla is brought as top speaker to the participants by the organizers. Among others Janice Sutton, CEO Fleet Management Weekly USA, Knut Krösche, Director International Fleet, Aftersales & Used Cars, Volkswagen Financial Services, Csaba Csiszko, Global Director Environment, Health & Safety, Philip Morris International and Markus A. Falk, CFE Vice President, Head of Global Car Fleet, Global Procurement Organization SAP SE will participate in the subsequent panel discussion moderated by Advertising Director Fleet World Group Anne Dopson. After that at lunch the participants can exchange ideas and make contacts to others.

The purpose of the Geneva International Fleet Meeting is to provide a networking platform for international fleet operators and the automotive and leasing industry. Among the lecture and the panel discussion the rest of the compact event’s schedule can be used for talks and networking. The International Fleet Meeting 2016 is supported by the gold sponsors Arval and Volkswagen Financial Services as well as by the silver sponsors Alphabet, Athlon, FleetLogistics, Hertz and Repanet. Moreover the IFM can count on media partnerships with Autoflotte, Fleet Management Weekly, Flottes Automobiles, FLOTTE&Wirtschaft and International Fleet World.

Text: Balz Eggenberger, Fleet Competence Europe GmbH