Industry's most anticipated event

JULY 2016 BATTERY SEMINAR

Conference fostering joint development efforts to advance energy storage solutions

Key Event Highlights:

  • Several unbiased and in-depth presentations by Dr. Paul Gifford – a leading independent electrochemist – on topics including:
    • Fundamentals of electro-chemistry – thermodynamics, electrokinetics, types of reactions, cell design principles, etc.
    • Latest advances in raw materials – anodes, cathodes, electrolytes, separators, etc.
    • Overview of manufacturing processes – cylindrical cells, prismatic cells, pouch cells, etc.
    • Battery safety – charge and discharge control, tools for evaluation, etc.
    • Technologies beyond Li Ion – LiS, Li-Air, etc.
    • Emerging technologies for large-scale applications – flow batteries, high temperature batteries, etc.
    • Fuel cells – solid oxide, PEM, etc.
  • 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 a Samsung Galaxy® tab and more in a Giveaway
  • An evening cocktails reception and an exclusive guided tour of Ricardo facility with their industry partner A2Mac1

Event attendees get an exclusive opportunity to join Ricardo and their industry partner A2Mac1 for a facility tour as they offer a behind-the-scenes look into their EV/Hybrid Analysis service that has already bench-marked more than 12 xEVs, including Volkswagen e-Golf, BMW i3, Chevy Volt and Tesla Model S. Enjoy your favorite beverage and appetizers while getting an up-close look at some latest xEV battery packs, and networking with industry experts.

PROGRAM AGENDA

Registration Open

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Breakfast with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Welcome Note – All Presentations on Day 1 by Dr. Paul Gifford (Chairperson: Kelly Jezierski – Engineering Consultant)

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Introduction to Electrochemistry

• Types of reactions and relevance to battery reactions • Thermodynamics of cell voltage: Gibbs Free Energy, Nernst Equation • Electrokinetics and influence on cell performance: Butler-Volmer Equation • Cell design principles for power, energy  

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Introduction to Cells and Batteries

• Types of cells and batteries • Standard definitions • Cell/battery components  

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Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Latest Advances in Cell Technologies

• Advances in new anode materials; Sn, Si, others • Advances in new cathode materials; high voltage • Advances in new electrolytes; solid electrolytes • Advances in separator materials; ceramics

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Lunch with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Manufacturing Processes for Li Ion Batteries

• Cylindrical and prismatic cells • Pouch cells  

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Safety Aspects of Li Ion Batteries

• General considerations • Charge and discharge control • Tools for evaluation  

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Beyond Li Ion – Emerging Technologies for EV/HEV Applications

• Li/S, Li/Air, others

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Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Emerging Market for Large Scale Batteries for Stationary Applications

• Market overview • Some demo project examples • Emerging technologies for stationary; flow batteries, high temp. batteries, others

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Fuel Cells for Transportation and Stationary Applications

Solid oxide, PEM, others  

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Summary – What Does The Future Hold For Battery Markets And Technologies?

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Registration Open

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Breakfast with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Phillip Weicker

Faraday Future: Challenges Facing Every EV Manufacturer and How FF is Approaching the Issues

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Ken Gould - Porsche North America

Porsche: Porsche 918 Spyder – Rocket Science

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Tobias Glossmann - Mercedes Benz R&D North America

Mercedes Benz R&D North America: Battery Research in North America – Opportunity for Future Mobility

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Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations (Sponsored by TUV SUD America)

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Venkat Anandan and Travis Thompson – Ford and University of Michigan (co-presenters)

Ford & Univ. of Michigan: Next Gen Battery Requirements for EV Application & Recent Progress With Solid State Batteries

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Wayne Cai - General Motors

General Motors: Laser Welding of Dissimilar Metals in Li-Ion Battery

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Tom Prucha - Protean Electric Inc.

Protean Electric: Improving Battery Range Through Drivetrain Efficiency Improvements

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Lunch with Networking & Poster Presentations (Sponsored by NEC Energy Solutions)

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Kem Obasih - Johnson Controls (JCI)

Johnson Controls (JCI): Thermal Simulation and Characterization of a Micro-Hybrid Li Ion Battery

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John Warner - EnerDel

EnerDel: Hybrid and Electric Bus Applications – Balancing Safety, Performance and Cost

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Kunal Phalpher - Electrovaya

Electrovaya: Innovations in Safety in Lithium Ion Cells

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Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations (Sponsored by TUV SUD America)

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Chinmaya Patil - Eaton Corporation

Eaton: Optimal Battery Utilization in Medium-Duty Commercial HEVs From Fuel Economy and Battery Lifetime Perspectives

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Robert Young - Xalt Energy

Xalt Energy: Electric Race Cars to High Volume Electric Vehicles – Applying Lessons From Racing to Push Technology Development

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Matti Vint - Valeo North America

Valeo: A Case Study Overview of Valeo’s 48V Electrified Powertrain Demonstrator Vehicle

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Jason Schug - Ricardo North America

Ricardo: Setting the Benchmark – Review of A2Mac1 and Ricardo’s Battery Benchmarking Activities

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Ricardo and A2Mac1 Facility Tours With Cocktails Reception

A unique opportunity to join Ricardo and their industry partner A2Mac1 as they offer a behind-the-scenes look into their EV/Hybrid Analysis service, which has already benchmarked more than 12 xEVs including Volkswagen e-Golf, BMW i3, Chevy Volt and Tesla Model S. Enjoy your favorite beverage and appetizers while getting an up-close look at the latest […]

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Registration Open

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Breakfast with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Sam Abuelsamid - Navigant Research

Navigant Research: Second Life Use of EV Batteries

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Jin Jin Huang - Con Edison

Con Edison: Customer and Utility Sited Energy Storage Solutions for System Demand Management

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Daniel Girard - S&C Electric Company

S&C Electric Company: Minster (Ohio) Energy Storage Project – Revenue Stacking

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Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations (Sponsored by EnerDel)

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Joe Heinzmann - General Electric

General Electric: Energy Storage and a Model Citizen Electrical System

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Eric Seilo - Southern California Edison

Southern California Edison: SCE’s Charge Ready Program – Utility Investment in Infrastructure to Support EV Charging

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Mike Rowand - Duke Energy

Duke Energy: Pilot Projects – Early Utility Perspectives, Experience, and Future Strategies for Energy Storage

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Lunch with Networking & Poster Presentations

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Michael Hoff - NEC Energy Solutions

NEC: What Matters Most in The Perfect Cell for Grid Applications

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Kevin Fok - LG Chem

LG Chem: Energy Storage Projects Across The US

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Mio Dart - RedFlow LLC

RedFlow: Flow Batteries for Stationary Storage – Applications For Optimal Use

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Coffee with Networking & Poster Presentations (Sponsored by EnerDel)

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Ramkumar Krishnan - Fluidic Energy

Fluidic Energy: Fluidic’s Breakthrough Metal-Air Technology – Energy Storage for Long Duration Stationary Applications

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Jacqueline DeRosa - Customized Energy Solutions

Customized Energy Solutions: Opportunities and Challenges for Energy Storage Participation in the Wholesale Markets

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Todd Ostomel - Squire Patton Boggs

Squire Patton Boggs: Trade Secrets and Patents for Grid Storage Applications

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Dr. Paul Gifford - Square Lake Consulting

Closing Comments / End of Seminar

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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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Wayne Cai

General Motors

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Mio Dart

RedFlow

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Jacqueline DeRosa

Customized Energy Solutions

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Kevin Fok

LG Chem Power

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Paul Gifford

Square Lake Consulting

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Daniel Girard

S&C Electric Company

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Tobias Glossmann

Mercedes Benz R&D NA

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Ken Gould

Porsche North America

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Joe Heinzmann

General Electric

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Michael Hoff

NEC Energy Solutions

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Jin Jin Huang

Con Edison

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Ramkumar Krishnan

Fluidic Energy

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Kem Obasih

Johnson Controls (JCI)

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Todd Ostomel

Squire Patton Boggs

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Chinmaya Patil

Eaton Corporation

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Kunal Phalpher

Electrovaya Inc.

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Tom Prucha

Protean Electric Inc.

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Mike Rowand

Duke Energy

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Jason Schug

Ricardo

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Eric Seilo

Southern California Edison

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Travis Thompson

University of Michigan

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Matti Vint

Valeo

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John Warner

EnerDel

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Phillip Weicker

Faraday Future

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Robert Young

Xalt Energy

venue

Battery Seminar - Sheraton Detroit Metro Airport Hotel

Facility Tour - Ricardo North America

8000 Merriman Road Romulus, MI 48174 USA
Phone: (001) 734-729-2600
6.5 mi / 10.5 km from Ricardo North America

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ACCOMMODATIONS

Sheraton Detroit Metro Airport Hotel

80

Participating Companies

30

Industry Speakers

3

Independent Presentation Tracks

1

Exclusive Ricardo Facility Tour

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