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

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Welcome Note (Chairperson: Tomasz Poznar – EnerDel)

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

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Tomasz Poznar - EnerDel

Introduction to Battery Technologies, Markets and Applications

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. It will also discuss some of the many markets that are adopting advanced battery technologies.

About Tomasz Poznar - EnerDel

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Dr. Mary Patterson - EnerDel

Lithium Ion Theory of Operation, Cell Components and Design Principles

Module 2 will begin with an introduction to electrochemistry and  how batteries operate, followed by a discussion on the different types of chemistries that are available today and ending with a discussion around the components that make up the cell.

About Dr. Mary Patterson - EnerDel

Lunch with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Derrick Buck - EnerDel

Design Criteria for Modules, Packs, Systems and BMS

Module 3 will include discussions on design criteria for the development of modules, packs and large systems, including a discussion on requirements development and the associated BMS and electronics.

About Derrick Buck - EnerDel

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Athena Reed - EnerDel

Overview of Manufacturing Processes and Implementing Quality Systems

Module 4 will include an overview of the process for cell manufacturing including mixing, coating, slitting, pressing, cell assembly and formation. Building on the cell manufacturing, the module will continue on by discussing the manufacturing of modules, packs and systems as well as the importance of implementing a quality system.

About Athena Reed - EnerDel

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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Yifan Tang - SF Motors

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

About Yifan Tang - SF Motors

Venkat Anandan - Ford

Ford: State of Solid State Batteries for EV Applications

About Venkat Anandan - Ford

Wayne Cai - General Motors

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

About Wayne Cai - General Motors

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by MACCOR

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John Harris - Thor Trucks

Thor Trucks – Title TBA

About John Harris - Thor Trucks

Ken Gould - Porsche North America

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

About Ken Gould - Porsche North America

Jan Wohlmuther - P3 Group

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

About Jan Wohlmuther - P3 Group

Lunch with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by ENERDEL

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Ryan Spray - Exponent

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

About Ryan Spray - Exponent

Akira Morise - Toshiba

Toshiba: Success of LTO and its Future

About Akira Morise - Toshiba

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: 48V Electrified Powertrain System Overview

About Matti Vint - Valeo

Carlton Brown - Robert Bosch Battery Systems

Robert Bosch Battery Systems: Overview of 48V Powertrain Systems

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: BESS Deployment for Utilities: Customer Interaction and Economic Drivers

About Adrienne Lalle - Con Edison

TBA

TBA

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Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by DIGATRON

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Michael Maiello - Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric: Increasing Opportunities for Microgrids

About Michael Maiello - Schneider Electric

Joe O'Connor - Farasis Energy

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

About Joe O'Connor - Farasis Energy

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

EnSync Energy - Suzanne Escudier

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

About EnSync Energy - Suzanne Escudier

Sriram Emani - Younicos

Younicos: Energy Storage in The C&I Market

About Sriram Emani - Younicos

Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations – Sponsored by DIGATRON

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Joel Forman - Exponent

Exponent: Design Evaluations and Failure Analysis of Large Format Stationary Lithium-Ion Batteries

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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Derrick Buck

EnerDel

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Rich Byczek

Intertek

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Wayne Cai

General Motors

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Sriram Emani

Younicos

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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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John Harris

Thor Trucks

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Mike Hopkins

Ice Energy

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Ramkumar Krishnan

NantEnergy

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Adrienne Lalle

Consolidated Edison

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Michael Maiello

Schneider Electric

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Akira Morise

Toshiba

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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

Farasis Energy

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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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Ryan Spray

Exponent

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Yifan Tang

SF Motors

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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]