Tom De Vleesschauwer

IHS Markit

Vice President, Automotive

Tom De Vleesschauwer, Senior Director Automotive, leads Transport and Mobility at IHS Markit, and is based in London, where he also directs long-term planning and sustainability activities. Mr. De Vleesschauwer has been involved in the international automotive industry for 20 years and is currently responsible for both long-term market research and business consulting projects in the mobility sector. He has contributed to many special projects assessing technical, business, regulatory, and societal trends to help senior management improve their decision making and assisted automotive manufacturers, suppliers, nongovernmental organizations, and government agencies, including European Commission and Parliament. He is the author of numerous contributions to automotive publications among which was Automotive Agenda—Urbanisation Special: What is the role of the car in the city of tomorrow. He is certified by the Institute of the Motor Industry and holds an HBO Automotive Management from IVA Driebergen, BBA (Hons) from Northwood University, and an MBA from the Cardiff Business School.

SESSIONS WITH Tom De Vleesschauwer

Monday, October 26

  • 07:10pm - 07:45pm

    Agora

    Mobility of the Future: A turning point for India

    Join us for a discussion where we explore the future mobility outlook for India and beyond, with a focus on vehicle electrification and mobility solutions that could help the wider society move toward a sustainable trajectory in the long term.

    Will India be able to capitalize upon the global drive toward electrification?
    Which mobility solutions will prove to be successful, and why?
    What could be the challenges to deploying new technologies in India?
    Could India become an exporter of affordable mobility technology?