The Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exhibition, held October 9-11, 2017, is the industry meeting point for the entire electromobility industry. Manufacturers, users and decision-makers can get the latest picture of all forms of electric mobility in Stuttgart and discuss new trends and possible uses of electric power transmission. The EVS30 is one of the oldest world-wide symposiums on sustainable mobility. Since 1969, the EVS series has been held every 12-18 months rotating among the continents North America, Europe and Asia. It has become the utmost academic forum for sharing experience and global networking. The EVS exhibition has become the core program of the EVS symposium and premier showcase for all forms of sustainable technologies. The EVS30 is planning to attract academic, government and industry leaders from around the world interested in exploring and understanding the technical, policy and market challenges to the paradigm shift toward the use of electric transportation technologies.