Join Fisker, XL Fleet, Blink, Canoo, QuantumScape, Romeo, Lordstown and More for Our EV Forum

Join Fisker, XL Fleet, Blink, Canoo, QuantumScape, Romeo, Lordstown and More for Our EV Forum

Hear from the California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development, as well as CEOs and senior executives from Fisker Inc.Blink Charging Co.QuantumScapeXL FleetCanoo, Lordstown Motors and Romeo Power on Monday, November 16 at 2pm EST. Our speakers will discuss the most important electrification technologies heading into 2021 and beyond, the changing regulatory landscape, and emerging investment and financing opportunities.

The PBHFA invites you to join a virtual forum, Acceleration of Electrification: Californias 2035 Ban and the Future of EVs, Energy Technology and Regulation.

To register, please  and visit IPO Edge at for more program details.

The event, hosted in partnership with Vinson & Elkins LLPICRNasdaq and The Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association, will consist of panel discussions, one-on-one interviews, along with live Q&A sessions, totaling approximately two hours.

Confirmed speakers include:

With California eliminating sales of gas-powered vehicles by 2035, broad-based electrification is imminent. And now, a transition to Democratic control of the federal government could accelerate green technology adoption even further. In the marketplace, there are now many ways to invest in electric vehicles and related technologies, with several major companies listing on public exchanges in the last year alone and more on the way.

The program includes the following topics:

  • How California and other states are supporting emerging technologies in electrification
  • California’s 2035 ban on internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicle sales
  • Private investment opportunities
  • Consumer vs. commercial vehicles
  • Best paths to public markets: IPOs, SPACs, and direct listings
  • Implications for peripheral industries such as charging stations and batteries

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About Vinson & Elkins

Vinson & Elkins is recognized as a premier law firm with a diversified practice that serves the needs of a global industry. We offer an integrated team of nearly 700 skilled lawyers in 11 global locations in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. For more than 100 years, V&E has achieved excellent results for clients around the world. Our reputation has been built on handling day-to-day matters, as well as those involving pivotal and bet-the-company legal issues. Consistently high rankings in legal directories such as Chambers and Legal 500, among others, reflects the confidence we have earned from clients and peers by delivering excellent results over the long term. For more information, please visit our website at

About Nasdaq

Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a global technology company serving the capital markets and other industries. Our diverse offering of data, analytics, software, and services enables clients to optimize and execute their business vision with confidence. To learn more about the company, technology solutions and career opportunities, visit us on LinkedIn, on Twitter @Nasdaq, or at

About XL Fleet

XL Fleet is a leading provider of vehicle electrification solutions for commercial and municipal fleets in North America, with more than 130 million miles driven by customers such as The Coca-Cola Company, Verizon, Yale University and the City of Boston. XL’s hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric drive systems can increase fuel economy up to 25-50 percent and reduce carbon dioxide emissions up to 20-33 percent, decreasing operating costs and meeting sustainability goals while enhancing fleet operations. XL’s plug-in hybrid electric drive system was named one of TIME magazine’s best inventions of 2019. For additional information, please visit

About Lordstown

Lordstown is an automotive company founded for the purpose of developing and manufacturing light duty electric trucks targeted for sale to fleet customers. Located in Lordstown, Ohio, Lordstown’s facility spans 6.2 million square feet. Since inception, Lordstown has been developing its flagship vehicle, the Endurance, an electric full-size pickup truck.

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IPO Edge is dedicated to objective journalism as a means to deliver the clearest news and analysis of new and upcoming initial public offerings. In an era when misinformation is rampant, we aspire to distinguish between truth and falsehood, along with opportunity and risk. Find our content on along with Yahoo Finance and Bloomberg Terminals.


Nov 16 2020


2:00 pm - 3:30 pm