Membership - Core members
These members provide a contribution in the Steering Committee, the Policy Committee, Technical Committee and the respective Working Groups.
Founded by Soichiro Honda in 1948, Honda Motor Company Ltd produces motorcycles, scooters, automobiles, outboard engines, power equipment products and aeroplanes for private transport, with the aim of providing high quality products at an affordable price for worldwide customer satisfaction.
Honda’s mission is to create products and services that improve lives while conducting business in a sustainable manner, as evidenced by its commitment to realizing carbon neutrality for all products and corporate activities by 2050. Honda will also strive to make battery-electric and fuel cell electric vehicles represent 100% of auto sales globally by 2040.
As the world’s biggest motorcycle producer Honda has become one of the founding members of Swappable Batteries Motorcycles Consortium (SBMC) as part of its efforts towards decarbonisation of the 2 wheel sector.
Established in 1884, the Piaggio Group is Europe’s largest scooter and motorcycle manufacturer and one of the world leaders in the industry. Piaggio (PIA.MI) has been listed on the Italian stock exchange since 2006 and has three separate business lines: two- and three-wheels vehicles (scooters and motorcycles), light commercial vehicles and robotics division (Piaggio Fast Forward) developed in Boston.
The Piaggio Group brand portfolio includes some of the most prestigious and historic names in motorcycling such as Piaggio, Vespa, Moto Guzzi, Aprilia, Derbi, Ape and Piaggio Commercial.
With more than 6,600 employees, the Piaggio Group markets its products in over 100 countries and has six manufacturing plants, in Italy, India, China, Vietnam and America. Moreover, the Group has four R&D centers with about 1.000 employees.
Since its founding in 1955, Yamaha Motor has gone from building the motorcycles that kickstarted its business to producing a wide variety of compact vehicles for personal mobility, including ATV’s, utility vehicles, snowmobiles, outboard engines, scooters and electric bicycles.
Our strength as a company, who has always strived to bring value to customers’ life, lies in our ability to create innovative compact mobility vehicles that are truly unique. In 1993, we introduced the world’s first first electrically power assisted bicycle. In 2002, we released the Passol in Japan as our first mass-produced electric scooter, and have continued selling a variety of other electric models and enhancing their performance ever since. This is not limited to powered two-wheeler vehicles: We have introduced electric powertrains and products spanning over numerous fields, such as drones, electric wheelchairs, golf cars, and boat propulsion. As we strive to create a carbon-neutral future, we will continue putting forward new proposals for personal mobility as well as new value.
Forsee Power is an industrial group specializing in smart battery systems for electric transport (LEV, trucks, buses, trains, marine vessels).
A major commercial and industrial player in Europe, Asia, and North America the Group designs, assembles and supplies energy management systems based on the most robust cells available on the market as well as provides installation, commissioning and on-site or remote maintenance.
Forsee Power also offers financing solutions (battery rental) through its participation in NEoT Capital and second life solutions for transport batteries. Our teams ensure customers enjoy safe, reliable, long-lasting and performant application-specific solutions, enabling a sustainable electromobility.
Membership - Regular members
Regular members provide a contribution in the Policy Committee or Technical Committee and at least 2 Working Groups.
As a joint venture between ATL and CATL, Ampace focuses on medium-sized battery business. Relying on ATL’s over 20 years of technical accumulation and high-caliber talent teams, Ampace is specialized in the research and development, production, sales and service of cell and battery systems in the fields of energy storage system, short-term traffic, drone, electronic tool, dust collector and smart equipment, and provides global users with new and environmental-friendly energy product applications and services featuring safe, reliable, smart and efficient performance.
Founded in 1989, CFMOTO has been all the time striving for developing, manufacturing, promoting and delivering the high-quality motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles, Side-by-Side utility vehicles, powersports engines, parts, gears and accessories, which are distributed through more than 3000 companions worldwide.
CFMOTO is edging into the advanced ranks in the world’s powersports industry and aims at providing high-performance products to dealers and fans globally.
From the production of carburettors for motorcycles, DELLORTO over the years has expanded its range of products by designing and manufacturing throttle bodies, injection systems and ECU, up to recent projects for full scooter and bike electrification.
Today it is a fully integrated Group that has established itself on international markets thanks to its DNA made of passion, innovation and motorsport.
The Electric Powertrain development started in 2019 and includes the design, development,
validation and mass production of a range of 48V Inverter, VCU, DCDC and Battery pack with BMS integrated both for NMC and also LFP chemistry.
Eatron is a fast-growing technology company dedicated to unlocking the full potential of batteries with intelligent software for all vehicle and battery manufacturers worldwide. Eatron develops AI-powered edge-to-cloud connected software layer for better, safer, durable and greener batteries in automotive, mobility and beyond.
Founded in 2010, Guangdong Greenway Technology Co.,Ltd. (Hereinafter referred to as Greenway) was listed on the Science and Technology Board of Shanghai Exchange Stock in June 2021 with stock code 688345. Greenway is a national high-tech enterprise always focusing on integration of research, production, sales and service in the field of LEV lithium-ion batteries. We provide customers with most competitive products and services on ODM / OEM customized lithium batteries so as to grow into a global LEV lithium-ion battery leading company featuring main products like LEV Power batteries, small and medium-sized energy storage batteries, etc.
HYBA was founded in 2019 with the goal to make electric mobility more accessible. HYBA developed a standard of charging units suitable for various segments of the electric mobility market.
The idea at the heart of the company is the POD, a set of removable power units, separated from the vehicle.
When purchasing electric vehicles, the biggest concerns is around the charging infrastructure. PODs are light and manageable elements, autonomously rechargeable and swappable. HYBA allows users to recharge PODs through a normal socket at home or anywhere. Users can decide to swap PODs even down the road or leveraging dispensers.
HYBA’s technology relies on a patented proprietary Battery Management System, which increases the duration of the energy available to the vehicles.
Infineon, we combine entrepreneurial success with responsible action to make life easier, safer, and greener.
Our vision describes the future we envision and want to achieve for our organization. It is the ultimate goal that inspires and motivates us to keep moving forward.
Shaping everything from the IoT, artificial intelligence, and Industry 4.0 to deep machine learning and intuitive sensing, the digital transformation is becoming reality, and the physical world will be connected with the virtual world like never before.
The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) was established in 1973 and is a global applied research institution based in Taiwan. It has over 6,000 employees and provides industrial services to drive economic growth, foster technological innovation, and improve social welfare.
ITRI has been instrumental in developing vehicle emission regulations, fuel economy standards, and national standards for battery safety and energy supply systems for electric vehicles.
In 2022, ITRI launched the Intelligent and Green Vehicle Promotion Strategy Office, which focuses on unmanned aerial vehicles, autonomous vehicles, green vehicles, and other areas.
Established in Europe in 1999, Keeway aims to become a world class two-wheeler producer supported by the competitive supply chain in China.
After 20+ years of development, Keeway has a sales network covering 102 countries and nearly 10,000 channel outlets, the company‘s annual sales has reached c.400K units, and the sales volume in 2026 is expected to exceed 2mn units.
Keeway sets electric two-wheelers as its core strategy to further fuel its growth prospectus. Keeway will keep expanding its product portfolio to build a complete electric platform with full sets of multi brands e-bike and electric motorcycles.
The PIERER Mobility Group is Europe‘s leading manufacturer of powered two-wheelers (PTW). Its motorcycle brands KTM, Husqvarna Motorcycles and GASGAS make it one of Europe’s technology and market leaders, especially in the premium motorcycle segment. In addition to vehicles with combustion engines, the product portfolio also includes emission-free two-wheelers with electric drives (e-motorcycles, e-bicycles).
As a pioneer in electromobility for two-wheelers, the group and its strategic partner Bajaj have the prerequisites to become a global leader in the low-voltage range (48 volts). Entering the e-bike business with Husqvarna E-Bicycles, R Raymon and GASGAS E-Bicycles, the group sees itself as the technology leader in the two-wheeler sector in Europe.
LG Energy Solution, a split-off from LG Chem, is a leading global manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles, mobility, IT, and energy storage systems. With more than 30 years of experience in battery technology and extensive R&D, the company is the top battery-related patent holder in the world with over 25,000 patents. Its robust global network, which spans North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, includes battery manufacturing facilities established through joint ventures with major automakers. At the forefront of green business and sustainability, LG Energy Solution aims to achieve carbon neutral operations by 2050, while embodying the value of shared growth and promoting diverse and inclusive corporate culture.
Mitsuba has a long history of producing electrical components for motorcycles. Since developing and launching our starter motor in 1960, we have released a number of products based on our high technological development capabilities for compactness, high performance, high quality, and cost reduction, along with our ability to work closely with customers, and have evolved to meet global motorcycle needs.
Mitsuba is currently developing a compact, lightweight, high-performance EV drive system. We believe that participating in this consortium and verifying the evolution and compatibility of batteries with our drive system will be very beneficial for both SMBC and Mitsuba.
As the global leader in powersports, Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) pioneers product breakthroughs and enriching experiences and services that have invited people to discover the joy of being outdoors since our founding in 1954. With annual 2021 sales of $8.2 billion, Polaris’ high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER, RZR and Polaris GENERAL side-by-side off-road vehicles; Sportsman all-terrain off-road vehicles; military and commercial off-road vehicles; snowmobiles; Indian Motorcycle mid-size and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot moto-roadsters; Aixam quadricycles; Goupil electric vehicles; and pontoon and deck boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments, and accessories. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe.
Quantum Volts is a hybrid universal energy provider in the EV landscape, empowering a growing number of both electric 2-wheelers around the world while being instrumental in establishing national electric safety standards in the electrification journey for all land transportation. Supported by the Singapore government, among a pool of institutional investors, Quantum Volts is compatible with all major vehicle manufacturers and is headquartered in the sunny republic of Singapore.
Founded in 1970, Samsung SDI has become a creative energy and materials solution leader specialized in lithium-ion batteries headquartered in South Korea. Samsung SDI has operated its business focusing on the Energy Solutions and the Electronic Materials segment. As for the Energy Solution segment, Samsung SDI has manufactured small-sized lithium-ion rechargeable batteries used for IT, Power, and Trans devices. For automotive applications, Samsung SDI is committed to bringing customers the most creative and innovative products for electric vehicles. In addition, Samsung SDI is leading the global market with lithium-ion energy storage systems. Samsung SDI has maintained the highest market share in the global lithium-ion battery market since 2010 through continuous technological innovation and market-driven activities. As for the Electronic Materials segment, Samsung SDI has contributed to a more convenient digital world with our advanced materials for products, including TVs, semiconductors, smartphones and even next-generation products like OLED displays, rechargeable batteries and much more.
SINBON is a leading designer and manufacturer of connectivity solutions for e-mobility, automotive, and the industrial market.
By delivering value through innovation, SINBON has become the market leader in terms of interconnect solutions for swappable batteries with over 800,000 currently in the field using our connector assemblies.
Swobbee is a Berlin-based startup that’s working on commercializing battery swapping for micro-mobility vehicles.
An intermodal energy network with battery swapping machines for LEVs - the "gas station" for e-micromobility.
Swobbee, tackles a problem of (shared) micro and light electric fleets: the constant availability of fully charged batteries at an affordable price.
VeNetWork Spa is a joint-stock company with private capital which is configured as an accelerator of productive and financial opportunities. It brings together 66 entrepreneurs from the Veneto region and holds 8 majority shareholdings.
VeNetWork is shareholder of Fantic Motor, Motori Minarelli and Atex.
Atex Industries designs, manufactures and services high-tech battery packs for third parties.
50 years of experience in customized projects, integrating IoT technologies.
Atex USPs are its development speed and flexibility and its reactive, proactive and predictive analisys applied for an optimized after sales service.
Fantic Motor designs, manufactures and services two wheelers powered by both combustion engines and electric power units. Nearly half of Fantic revenues are generated by sales of e-bikes.
Motori Minarelli is 100% owned by Fantic and is the manufacturing base for Fantic Motor e-mobility products. Furthermore, Minarelli is a leading manufacturer of combustion engines and, in the future, of e-power units for light mobility products.
Vitesco Technologies brings together the full expertise of drive technologies. The company’s aim is to develop innovative, efficient electrification technologies for all types of vehicles. Our portfolio includes 48-volt electrification solutions, electric drives, and power electronics for hybrid and battery-electric vehicles. Furthermore, the product range counts electronic controls, sensors and actuators as well as solutions for exhaust after-treatment. With each and every solution, Vitesco Technologies consistently pursues its mission: POWERING CLEAN MOBILITY.
With the vision ELECTRIFIED. EMOTION. EVERYWHERE. in mind, Vitesco Technologies shapes the future of mobility by being a strong and trusted partner in the field of electrification.
With many years of experience in the industry, Voltaira group is one of the leading developers and manufacturers of best-in-class sensor, connectivity and electrification solutions for Automotive and New Mobility OEMs* (commercial electrified vehicles like trucks, buses, tractors and vans, pedelecs, electrified 2Wheelers and Light Electric Vehicle) as well as Tier 1 Automotive system suppliers.
Voltaira group is based in Pfullingen, Germany, with a global footprint of 16 locations across 12 countries, with ca. 7000 skilled employees worldwide.
We ambitiously create better connections of people, companies, society, and the earth with flexible technology and imagination under the corporate slogan, “Better Connection” and contribute to creating value for our customers.
We are a specialized connector manufacturer..
These members, usually from the area of government / research / academics, provide a contribution in at least 2 Working Groups.
Based in Brussels, the European Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (ACEM) represents the largest manufacturers of mopeds, motorcycles, tricycles and quadricycles with operations in Europe.
ACEM members include multinational companies and national industry associations.
ACEM engages in dialogue with European, national and local authorities, and key stakeholders to advance the understanding of industry positions on relevant policy issues, including, among others, industry competitiveness, road safety, and mobility and sustainability policies.
ACEM advocates for policies that support the competitiveness of motorcycle manufacturers, provides factual information about the European motorcycle sector, and fosters a better understanding of the motorcycle industry’s contribution to society.
ANESDOR is the association representing the powered two-wheelers industry in Spain, from vehicle manufacturers and importers of all type of L-Cat vehicles (motorcycles, mopeds, tricycles, and quadricycles), to auxiliar industry companies focused on these vehicles.
Involving more than 70 companies and 150 commercial brands, ANESDOR represents more than 95% of the PTW market in Spain, being the official voice of the industry towards society and public institutions.
Among other responsibilities, ANESDOR focuses on the defense of the industry and commercial network, the development of fair regulations, and road safety promotion.
ANESDOR is an active member of ACEM and IMMA.
The italian two-wheeler industry, to which ANCMA (National Association of Bicycle, Motorcycle, Parts and Accessories Industry) provides institutional representation, employs about 20,000 direct employees and has a turnover of 5 billion euros. The Italian production of bicycles (2.3 million units) and motorcycles (300 thousand units) firmly occupies first place at the European level. About 5,000 sales outlets operate in the sector in our country and, overall, the trade in bicycles, motorcycles, mopeds, scooters, components and accessories, also taking into account the allied industries, employs about 60,000 people.
Confindustria ANCMA is the sole member of EICMA Spa.
AVL is the world’s largest independent company for development, simulation and testing in the automotive industry, and in other sectors. Drawing on its pioneering spirit, the company provides concepts, solutions and methodologies to shape future mobility trends.
AVL creates innovative and affordable technologies to effectively reduce CO2 by applying a multi-energy carrier strategy for all applications – from hybrid to battery electric and fuel cell technologies. The company supports customers throughout the entire development process from the ideation phase to serial production. To accelerate the vision of smart and connected mobility AVL has established competencies in the fields of ADAS, autonomous driving and digitalization.
Founded in 1904 in Paris and currently based in Mies (Switzerland). FIM is the International organisation acting in all matters connected with motorcycling activities (sporting & non-sporting) and defending the rights and interests of motorcycle users and industry.
118 National Federations across the world and regrouped in 6 Continental Unions are affiliated to FIM.
FIM is the supreme and sole international authority empowered to control international motorcycling events organised under its jurisdiction throughout the world. It is recognised by the IOC as the sole competent authority in motorcycle sport. It is also the 1st international sports federation to impose an Environmental Code in 1994.
Further information about participating in SBMC can be found here.