June 27 - 28 2019 Hôtel Majestic Barrière - Cannes - France

SURCAR CANNES CONGRESS 2019 Countdown

SURCAR EUROPEAN CONGRESS

The International Conference on Automotive Body Finishing since 1964

Committee Members

Gilbert  Lotito

SAMES-KREMLIN
Automotive, Key Accounts & Systems Global Director

Chris  GLOBE

JAGUAR LAND ROVER
Senior Manager, Paint & Plant Engineering Advance Manufacturing Engineering

Jürgen STIEGLER

BMW
Head of Paint Department

William  BRUAT

PPG
Technical Director Automotive Coatings EMEA

Manfred  HOLZMUELLER

HENKEL 
Regional Steering Unit Head OEM Assembly Automotive & Metals Industries, Europe

Tony  RUSSELL

ABB
Global Head of Paint Automation

Christophe  GRUAT

PSA PEUGEOT CITROEN
Paint, Materials and Process Manager

Anne-Catherine BASSET

RENAULT NISSAN MITSUBISHI
Paint and Plastics Process Engineering - General Manager

Takashi  SUZUKI

TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
Project General Manager, Paint & Finishing Design Department., Material Engineering Division

Ralf  DUNKEL

MAGNA STEYR
General Manager Business Unit Painted Body

Thomas  HEUSSER

AUDI
Head of Technology Development Materials and Process Engineering

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Surcar Upcoming Events

SURCAR CANNES CONGRESS 2019

This 30th edition of CANNES CONGRESS (June 27-28, 2019) will be the milestone event focusing on the Renaissance of Car Body Paint and Process and tracing the evolution of production line since Henry Ford to Human-Machine cooperation.

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SURCAR DETROIT #CONNECT 2019

Emphasizing networking and knowledge sharing, the SURCAR Connect (June 11-12, 2019) is a prominent gathering with enjoyable activities that strength our North American Car Body Finishing Community, support Detroit local causes.

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SURCAR SHANGHAI CONGRESS 2020

In April 2020, SURCAR will organize its 5th Asia Congress in Shanghai. The two-day international congress will focus on the latest information about World Wide Technical developments and innovation, taking into account Car Body Finishing Industry’s perspective in Asia-Pacific.

Industry News

Nissan, Renault consider governance changes in wake of Ghosn crisis

17 January 2019 17:32 - Autonews

Two months after the arrest of its chairman, Nissan is weighing abolishing the role altogether as it steps up reforms to rebuild its governance. Alliance partner Renault also is considering governance changes....

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Audi plans Q3-sized electric crossover, report says

17 January 2019 15:36 - Autonews

Audi plans to introduce a full-electric crossover about the size of its Q3 compact SUV as the brand fills out its lineup of electric vehicles in a bid to challenge Tesla, Bloomberg reported....

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Renault execs, French gov't officials to meet Nissan CEO, report says

17 January 2019 14:31 - Autonews

Renault executives and French government officials were planning to meet Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa in Japan on Thursday, Japanese media reported, as the automakers consider their partnership in the wake of alliance Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest....

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VW mulls Tesla-style deposits for I.D. electric car

17 January 2019 11:30 - Autonews

VW says it may offer European customers the chance to place a deposit on a new I.D. full-electric car in the first half, ahead of the model’s market launch in early 2020. Tesla introduced the concept of pre-bookings with the Model 3.    ...

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Lotus cars will be built in China in new Geely plant, report says

17 January 2019 11:21 - Autonews

Geely plans to start producing Lotus cars in China for the first time with the opening of a new $1.3 billion factory, Reuters reported....

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Diesels forecast to get help from new rules but rebound unlikely

17 January 2019 10:02 - Autonews

Diesel sales are expected to decline in Europe this year, but tougher EU CO2 reduction targets that start to take effect in 2020 could help to slow their fall....

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Fiat Chrysler production to fall in Italy in 2019, union says

17 January 2019 09:57 - Autonews

Fiat Chrysler unions at the automaker's Italian factories expect domestic production to continue to decline this year after a double-digit drop last year, largely because of slumping sales at Alfa Romeo and Maserati....

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France abandons Ghosn, all but ensuring Renault CEO's ouster

16 January 2019 22:23 - Autonews

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire called for the dismissal of jailed Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn, all but assuring the celebrated auto executive will lose his last bit of power....

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