Huge expo area with numerous test products
The e-bike experience at the center of focus
The large expo area around the Reinoldi Church and in the pedestrian zone in downtown Dortmund will be the center of focus of the DEW21 E — BIKE Festival Dortmund 2018 presented by SHIMANO. Visitors will be encouraged to experience electric bicycles personally. To this end, we will be offering numerous opportunities for testing and test courses in Dortmund and surroundings. There will be everything from high-speed courses to single trails with challenging elevation changes, so that visitors can be sure to find the right terrain for any bicycle and any taste.
Up to 150 brands, including manufacturers of bicycles, drives, components, and accessories; with apparel brands as well as with tourism regions, institutions, associations, and other exhibitors working in the area of e-bikes and e-mobility, will be exhibiting in 2018.
Competence Center E-Mobility
For the first time, the special area “Competence Center E-Mobility” will be located on the Old Market. The competence center will provide valuable information about the electric drive – from its development to concrete advice with regard to the guild, and how at home technical requirements for the connection of electric drives of all kinds can look like. On view will be, amongst others, electric cars, an electric gas station, and a solar-powered car of Bochum University. In addition, a lot of information will be provided for those who are considering buying an electric vehicle. On all three days, DEW21, the IHK Dortmund, CargoBike Dortmund and the EnergieAgentur.NRW will be ready for visitors under the umbrella brand Elektromobilität.NRW of the NRW Ministry of Economic Affairs.