Industry's most anticipated event

JULY 2018 BATTERY SEMINAR

Conference fostering joint development efforts to advance energy storage solutions

Key Event Highlights:

  • Entire day of in-depth training by EnerDel on Lithium Ion battery chemistry, its manufacturing, battery management system (BMS) design, thermal management, testing and validation methodologies, safety processes, etc. Attendees will gain an appreciation for:
    • Introduction to battery history – primary and secondary battery chemistries, and advanced battery technologies
    • Markets and applications – today and tomorrow
    • Li Ion theory of operation, cell components and design, and comparison of different chemistries
    • Module, pack and system design criteria, including requirements for BMS design and development
    • Overview of cell, module and pack manufacturing processes, and the importance of quality manufacturing systems
  • Latest industry updates on use of energy storage systems in automotive applications by subject matter experts from major OEMs, Tier 1 system developers and battery makers
  • Latest industry updates on use of energy storage systems in large-scale stationary grid/utility storage applications by subject matter experts from major Utility companies, Tier 1 system developers and providers
  • Poster presentations
  • Complimentary meals and refreshments
  • Plenty of industry networking opportunities
  • Chance to win some cool prizes in a raffle Giveaway
  • An evening cocktails reception and an exclusive guided tour of Intertek facility

Event attendees will get an exclusive opportunity to tour the 100,000+ square-foot Intertek Battery Testing Center of Excellence to learn about the latest testing methods for batteries of all sizes from coin-cell through electric vehicles. Intertek performs a variety of tests out of this facility, to industry and global standards, including life-cycling, vibration, environmental, abuse and safety certifications. See this facility firsthand and ask questions to resident experts, and enjoy some light appetizers and beverages while networking with industry peers.

 

PROGRAM AGENDA

Registration Open

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Breakfast with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by EXPONENT

About

Tomasz Poznar – VP of Business Development

Welcome Note (Chairperson: Tomasz Poznar – EnerDel)

All Day 1 presentations will be delivered by EnerDel, except where noted otherwise

About Tomasz Poznar – VP of Business Development

Tomasz Poznar – VP of Business Development

Introduction to Battery Technologies

Module 1 will begin with a brief history of batteries and an introduction to the major battery chemistries in use today. Both primary and secondary battery chemistries will be discussed.   – Intro to battery history, chemistry and technology

About Tomasz Poznar – VP of Business Development

Mary Patterson - Engineering Director Cell R&D

Lithium Ion Theory of Operation, Cell Components and Design Principles

Module 2 will begin with an introduction to electrochemistry and how batteries operate, and ending with a discussion around the components that make up the cell.   – Li Ion cell theory of operation   – Li cell components and design

About Mary Patterson - Engineering Director Cell R&D

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by PEC

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Dr. Jin Sik Lee - CTO

Lithium Ion and Beyond

Module 3 will include a discussion on EnerDel’s next generation of cell design, followed by a discussion on the different types of chemistries that are available today that could fit all electric and hybrid transportation and grid energy storage needs.   – What Gen 3 means for electrification   – Future chemistries for all-electric applications

About Dr. Jin Sik Lee - CTO

Kurt Mink - Product Engineering Director

Engineering Tools for Analysis and Development of Cells, Modules and Packs

Module 4 will include discussions on the design criteria for the development of modules, packs and large systems, including a discussion on requirements development and the associated BMS and electronics.   – Module, pack and system design criteria   – Battery Management Systems (BMS) criteria for design

About Kurt Mink - Product Engineering Director

Lunch with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Bruce Silk - Transportation Account Manager

Battery Safety – Safety Aspects of Li Ion Batteries

Module 5 will include discussions on the safety of Li-Ion batteries including, how to handle them, how to effectively work with high voltage and the tools and procedures for evaluation and testing.   – General Considerations to safely handle batteries – Charge and Discharge controls/ High Voltage safety – Tools for evaluation and service

About Bruce Silk - Transportation Account Manager

Athena Reed - Senior Director of Quality

Quality – It’s More Than Compliance

Module 6 will include an overview of quality systems and how to effectively integrate them into your business management systems.   – Setting quality standards   – Integrating Quality processes   – Risk management

About Athena Reed - Senior Director of Quality

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by PEC

About

Tomasz Poznar - VP of Business Development

Markets and Applications – Mass Transportation/Industrial

Module 7 will discuss some of the many markets that are adopting advanced battery technologies and discuss battery trends today moving forward in the future.   – Markets and applications for today and tomorrow

About Tomasz Poznar - VP of Business Development

Chuck Metzgar - Transportation Sales Manager

Markets and Applications – The Challenges of The All-Electric World

Module 8 will discuss some of the many challenges organizations face once they make the decision to begin going all electric. This module will focus on heavy-duty transportation and industrial applications.   – Heavy duty transportation   – Industrial applications

About Chuck Metzgar - Transportation Sales Manager

Tomasz Poznar - EnerDel

Wrap-up (Summary & Conclusions)

Summary, conclusions and closing comments for Day 1  

About Tomasz Poznar - EnerDel

Registration Open

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Breakfast with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by EXPONENT

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Ying Liu - SF Motors

SF Motors: Development and Vertical Manufacturing of Battery System for EV

About Ying Liu - SF Motors

Ken Gould - Porsche North America

Porsche North America: Motorsport, Driving Innovation for Production Electric Vehicles

About Ken Gould - Porsche North America

Venkat Anandan - Ford

Ford: State of Solid State Batteries for EV Applications

About Venkat Anandan - Ford

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by MACCOR

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Wayne Cai - General Motors

General Motors: Vibration Matters in Ultrasonic Welding of Li-ion Battery

About Wayne Cai - General Motors

Jan Wohlmuther – P3 Group

P3 Group: Case Study For Technical, Electrochemical & Economic Development of an Automotive Lithium Battery

About Jan Wohlmuther – P3 Group

Ryan Spray – Exponent

Exponent: Typical Failure Modes and Design Considerations for xEV Lithium-Ion Batteries

About Ryan Spray – Exponent

Lunch with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by ENERDEL

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Jeff Colton - Ioxus

Ioxus: Start/Stop the uSTART® Way

About Jeff Colton - Ioxus

Ben Kenney - Dana Inc.

Dana Inc.: Comparison of Cooling Fins and Cold Plates for xEV Battery Thermal Management

About Ben Kenney - Dana Inc.

Jason Muccioli - A123 Systems

A123 Systems: Impact of Changing Global Regulations on the Next Generation of 48V Hybrids

About Jason Muccioli - A123 Systems

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by MACCOR

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Matti Vint - Valeo

Valeo North America: Performance and Energy Management Considerations for a 48V Mild Hybrid

About Matti Vint - Valeo

Carlton Brown - Robert Bosch Battery Systems

Robert Bosch Battery Systems: Enhanced Performance and Comfort Thanks to 48V Battery

About Carlton Brown - Robert Bosch Battery Systems

Harsha Nanjundaswamy – FEV North America

FEV North America: Battery Pack Design and Controls for E-Mobility

About Harsha Nanjundaswamy – FEV North America

Rich Byczek - Intertek

Intertek: Certification Challenges for Secondary Use EV Batteries

About Rich Byczek - Intertek

Intertek Facility Tours With Cocktails Reception

Exclusive opportunity to tour the 100,000+ square-foot Intertek Battery Testing Center of Excellence to learn about the latest testing methods for batteries of all sizes from coin-cell through electric vehicles. Intertek performs a variety of tests out of this facility, to industry and global standards, including life-cycling, vibration, environmental, abuse and safety certifications. See this […]

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Registration Open

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Breakfast with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by EXPONENT

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Sam Abuelsamid - Navigant Research

Navigant Research: Automated Mobility Services and the Grid – Feeding Off Each Other

About Sam Abuelsamid - Navigant Research

Adrienne Lalle - Con Edison

Consolidated Edison: Innovative Storage Business Models and Lessons Learned

About Adrienne Lalle - Con Edison

Greg Hasler - Caterpillar

Caterpillar: Hybrid Energy Solutions – How Integrated Systems Excel

About Greg Hasler - Caterpillar

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by DIGATRON

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Michael Maiello - Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric: Opportunities for Energy Storage in Microgrids and Data Centers

About Michael Maiello - Schneider Electric

Joe O'Connor - OCON Energy Consulting

OCON Energy: Solar Microgrids – Solar & Energy Storage for Off-Grid Applications

About Joe O'Connor - OCON Energy Consulting

Ramkumar Krishnan - NantEnergy (formerly Fluidic Energy)

NantEnergy (formerly Fluidic Energy): Transforming Microgrids Through Clean Energy and Power Solutions

About Ramkumar Krishnan - NantEnergy (formerly Fluidic Energy)

Lunch with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Kevin Fok - LG Chem

LG Chem: Project Management and Experiences in Deploying Energy Storage

About Kevin Fok - LG Chem

Suzanne Escudier - EnSync Energy

EnSync Energy: Making the Most Money From Your Microgrid and Future Proofing It!

About Suzanne Escudier - EnSync Energy

Jody Leber - CSA Group

CSA Group: Compliance Programs to Mitigate Energy Storage System Risks

About Jody Leber - CSA Group

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by DIGATRON

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Joel Forman - Exponent

Exponent: Li Ion Cell Usage and Aging – A Case Study

About Joel Forman - Exponent

Mike Hopkins - Ice Energy

Ice Energy: Non-Battery Energy Storage Systems and Their Applications

About Mike Hopkins - Ice Energy

Jeff Norris - Paraclete Energy

Paraclete Energy: Moving Beyond Theory – Is High Capacity Silicon Metal Applicable for the Stationary Storage Industry? If So, How and When?

About Jeff Norris - Paraclete Energy

Dr. John Warner - EnerDel

Closing Comments / End of Seminar

About Dr. John Warner - EnerDel

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July 2018 Battery Seminar Program Agenda PDF Version

A PDF copy of the entire program agenda can be downloaded here

EVENT REGISTRATION

10% discount will be offered for 3+ participants from same corporation, attendees from government agencies, and from academic institutions

SPEAKERS

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Sam Abuelsamid

Navigant Research

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Venkat Anandan

Ford Motor Company

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Carlton Brown

Robert Bosch Battery Systems

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Rich Byczek

Intertek

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Wayne Cai

General Motors

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Jeff Colton

Ioxus

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Suzanne Escudier

EnSync Energy

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Kevin Fok

LG Chem Power

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Joel Forman

Exponent

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Ken Gould

Porsche North America

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Greg Hasler

Caterpillar

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Mike Hopkins

Ice Energy

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Ben Kenney

Dana Inc.

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Ramkumar Krishnan

NantEnergy

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Adrienne Lalle

Consolidated Edison

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Jody Leber

CSA Group

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Jin Sik Lee

EnerDel

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Ying Liu

SF Motors

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Michael Maiello

Schneider Electric

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Chuck Metzgar

EnerDel

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Kurt Mink

EnerDel

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Jason Muccioli

A123 Systems

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Harsha Nanjundaswamy

FEV North America

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Jeff Norris

Paraclete Energy

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Joe O’Connor

OCON Energy Consulting

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Mary Patterson

EnerDel

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Tomasz Poznar

EnerDel

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Athena Reed

EnerDel

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Bruce Silk

EnerDel

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Ryan Spray

Exponent

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Matti Vint

Valeo North America

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Jan Wohlmuther

P3 Group

venue

Battery Seminar - The Inn at St. John's

Facility Tour - Intertek

The Inn at St. John's

44045 Five Mile Road, Plymouth, MI 48170 USA
Phone: (001) 734-414-0600
1.0 mi / 1.6 km from Intertek

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ACCOMMODATIONS

The Inn at St. John's - Plymouth, MI (USA)

80

Participating Companies

30

Industry Speakers

3

Independent Presentation Tracks

1

Exclusive Intertek Facility Tour

SPONSORS & MEDIA PARTNERS

Proud supporting organizations of July 2018 Battery Seminar

Sponsorship Opportunities

All options include one easel for poster presentation, logo display on event website and program agenda handouts, and a listing in exclusive sponsor recognition flyers. Review the sponsorship PDF file below for full details.

A PDF copy listing all available sponsorship opportunities can be downloaded here. For more information, to secure your sponsorship, or to inquire about a custom package contact JC Soman at [email protected]