EUGENE, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arcimoto®, Inc. (Nasdaq: FUV), makers of the world’s first Fun Utility Vehicle™ (FUV) - an affordable and practical pure electric vehicle (EV) for everyday commuters and fleets, today announced that Founder and President Mark Frohnmayer will speak at the University of Oregon’s Innovation Summit. The session will take place Friday, October 27 from 4-5 p.m. at the University of Oregon, Straub Auditorium (Room 156) at 1451 Onyx Street in Eugene. An Arcimoto SRK® Generation 8 vehicle will be on-display outside of Straub Hall throughout the day.
The UO Innovation Summit is a one-day, interdisciplinary festival celebrating innovation among university students, faculty, and alumni, as well as the wider Eugene community. With a mission to connect participants to ideas, resources and one another, the event aims to advance entrepreneurial knowledge, opportunities and shared pursuits.
Frohnmayer will close out the one-day Innovation Summit with a keynote address titled “Arcimoto: From Startup to IPO,” during which he will chronicle the behind-the-scenes story of Arcimoto’s 10-year journey from napkin sketch to successful IPO to full production, including the highs, the lows, lessons learned and more. The Company recently began trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market after raising nearly $20 million through a Regulation A+ IPO. He will also discuss the Company’s newly acquired and renovated manufacturing facility in Eugene, where it will begin production of its highly affordable, incredibly efficient and ridiculously fun three-wheeled electric vehicle. Arcimoto will commemorate the new Arcimoto Manufacturing Plant with a Grand Opening celebration on November 11 beginning at 5 p.m. (RSVP here).
UO Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship Program Manager Nathan Lillegard will lead a Q&A session following Frohnmayer's presentation. The event is free and open to the public. For more information about the UO Innovation Summit and to register to attend, please visit: http://uoregon.edu/innovation-summit.
About Arcimoto, Inc.
Headquartered and manufactured in Eugene, Oregon, Arcimoto, Inc. (Nasdaq: FUV), is devising new technologies and patterns of mobility that together raise the bar for environmental efficiency, footprint and affordability. Available for pre-order today with a target purchase price of $11,900, Arcimoto’s SRK defines the Fun Utility Vehicle category: it’s the lightest, most affordable and performance-packed electric vehicle suitable for the daily driver. For more information please visit www.arcimoto.com.