Application Track 2

EV Technology for Specialty & Public Transportation

Advanced High-Energy Battery Development for Bus, Truck, Bike, Rail and Marine Applications

31 January – 1 February 2018 | Congress Centrum Mainz | Mainz, Germany

Hybrid and Zero-emission EV’s for specialty transportation applications present great commercial opportunities for advanced high-energy batteries. Battery requirements vary with the application and offer viable alternatives for multiple technologies. In this track, we will discuss the development of hybrid and electric vehicle battery systems and the latest developments in advanced batteries to be commercialized within the specialty transportation battery market while assessing consumer demand, competing technologies, and overcoming the challenges to commercialization.

Preliminary Agenda

Plenary Session: Market Expansion of xEVs and Their Batteries

SESSION CHAIR: Menahem Anderman, Ph.D., President, Total Battery Consulting, Inc.

Renault’s EV Strategy
Speaker to be Announced, Renault

Meeting Future California and US federal Emission/ZEV Requirements
Robert Bienenfeld, Senior Manager, Environment and Energy Strategy, Product Regulatory Office, American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

Development of EVs and EV Batteries in China
Mark Lu, Ph.D., Certified Senior Industrial Analyst, Industrial Economics & Knowledge Center (IEK), Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)

Vehicle Electrification: Is the path to Mass Market Open?
Menahem Anderman, Ph.D., President, Total Battery Consulting, Inc.

Commercial xEVs & Their Battery Systems

How the Solid Lithium Technology Can Answer to E Bus Need
Alexandre Desneux, Project Manager, Bluebus entreprise du groupe Bollore, France

Thermal Modelling of Large-Format Li-Ion Cells for Heavy-Duty Applications
Jens Groot, Ph.D., ESS Specialist – Cell Characterisation & Modelling, Electromobility Sub-systems, Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT) Advanced Technology & Research

New Battery Technologies for Electric Vehicles - What Will We See on the Road?
Jens Tübke, Ph.D., Director Applied Electrochemistry, Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology

Light Electric Vehicles (LEVs) & Their Battery Systems

Outlook for LEV Market and Standard 18650/21700 Cylindrical Li-Ion Battery Developments
Mo-Hua Yang, General Manager, TD HiTech Energy Inc.; President, EnergyBus e.V.

Lightweight Vehicles - As They Should Be
Pavel Calderon, Director, New Materials, Uniti - Ingenious EV

Battery Engineering for Extreme Off-Road Conditions
Rob Sweney, Director of Engineering, Drivetrain, Alta Motors

Advanced Materials, Design & Engineering

A Modular Energy Storage Solution for Transit and Transportation
John Warner, Ph.D., Chief Marketing Officer, Ener1/EnerDel

Commercial Vehicle BMS Design Goals: Safety, Scalability and Costs
Stefan Goede, Managing Director Research & Development, Munich Electrification GmbH

Battery Development and Market Demand for Specialty Electric Vehicles
Axel Thielmann, Ph.D., Deputy Head, Competence Center for Emerging Technologies, Fraunhofer ISI

Transportation Infrastructure, Compliance & Regulation

13MW Charge Infrastructure in Amsterdam
Bob Bouhuijs, Director, Automotive, Heliox B.V.

Specialty EV Market Demand

Specialty EV Market Overview and Related Battery Demand
Lorenzo Grande, Ph.D., Technology Analyst, IDTechEx.

The Future of Electric Busses – A Market and Technology Analysis
Markus Hackmann, Partner, E-Mobility, P3

Solvay´s Extended Offer for High Voltage Li-Ion Batteries
Thomas Mathivet, Ph.D., Business Development Manager, Battery Europe SOLVAY

For more details on the conference, please contact:
Craig Wohlers
Executive Director, Conferences
Cambridge EnerTech
Phone: 781-247-6260

For partnering and sponsorship information, please contact:
Sherry Johnson
Business Development Manager
Cambridge EnerTech
Phone: (+1) 781-972-1359

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