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Round Up: Can't Miss Battery Show & EV Tech Europe Digital Days Content

Read on for the content you won't want to miss during the three-day battery and electric vehicle digital event taking place from May 18-20.

Kevin Clemens

April 13, 2021

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Scientists, engineers, marketers, and entrepreneurs will gather virtually and learn from one another at  The Battery Show & EV Tech Europe Digital Days, a three-day digital event filled with technical sessions, panels, networking opportunities, and digital sourcing, taking place on the 18th through the 20th of May.

The two-track digital conference will feature more than 50 sponsored webinars, lunch & learns, and paid conference sessions, all of which are dedicated to the future of the electric vehicle (EV) and hybrid & electric vehicle (H/EV) and addressing design challenges, raw materials, recycling, and future of Li-Ion battery production in Europe.

Registration for the three-day digital event is open to attendees and press:

  • To tune into the immersive and interactive conference, attendees can register here.

  • Press registration, visit here.

Can't miss content:

Tuesday 18 May

Keynote: The EV Transition Needs an Adequate Policy Framework in Europe

Speaker: Jan Burdinski, executive director, Hyundai Motor Europe 

Keynote - Open to All: Outlining the Development of Volvo's Modular Electric Propulsion Traction Battery

Speaker: Klas Olsson, Manager - Traction Battery Concept and Industrialization, VolvoCars

Battery Market Forecasts: The Rechargeable Battery Market Worldwide and Main Trends 2020-2030

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Speaker: Christophe Pillot, Director and Partner, Avicenne


Wednesday 19 May

Keynote: Investing in Building a Strong Pan-European Battery Chain

Speaker: Diego Pavia, CEO, EIT InnoEnergy, European Battery Alliance

Outlining the Faraday Institution's Research Projects to Make Step Changes in Battery Chemistries and Systems to Improve the Performance of Electric Vehicles

Speaker: Ian Ellerington, Head of Technology Transfer, The Faraday Institution

Silicon Anodes: Update on the Use of Graphene Nanotubes as a Critical LIB Component to Achieve Energy Density and Cycle Life Targets Set by Emerging EV Industry

Speaker: Andrey Senyut, CEO, OCSiAl Energy

Keynote - Open to All: Leaders Panel: Meeting demand for EV battery production in Europe; the rise of the giga factory

Moderator: James Frith, Senior Energy Storage Analyst, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

  • Benoit Lemaignan, CEO, Verkor

  • Kai-Uwe Wollenhaupt, President Europe & Vice President, SVOLT Energy Technology Company Ltd

  • Sebastian Wolf, Sr Director EU Operations and Managing Director, Farasis Energy Europe

  • Tom Einar Jensen, CEO, Freyr

  • Allan Paterson, CTO, Britishvolt


Thursday 20 May

Keynote Panel Debate: Reuse or Recycling: Managing Lithium-Ion Batteries to Enable Long Term Supply of Sustainable Battery Materials

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Moderator: Markus Hackmann, Managing Director, E Mobility, P3 Automotive GmbH

  • Francisco Carranza Sierra, Sales VP, Automotive Cells Company

  • Tom Van Bellinghen, Marketing & Sales Director, Umicore

  • Anwar Sattar, Lead Engineer in Battery Recycling, Warwick Manufacturing Group

Battery Manufacturing: Deploying Advanced Lithium Battery Manufacturing Equipment to Support the Deployment of Gigafactories in Europe

Speaker: Stefano Saguatti, Battery Senior Expert, Manz Italy

Open to All - Beyond Lithium-Ion Panel Debate: Solid State Battery Feasibility; When & How Will We Get There?

Chair: Dr Xiaoxi He, Principal Technology Analyst, IDTechEx

  • Holger Althues, Division Manager, Fraunhofer

  • Pirmin Ulmann, Co-Founder & CEO, b-science.net

  • Mark Copley, Associate Professor of Electrochemical Materials, WMG, University of Warwick

The Battery Show & EV Tech Europe Digital Days conference agenda can be found here

Kevin Clemens is a Senior Editor with Battery Technology.

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