Tuesday, February 11, 2020 This half-day workshop organized by NAATBatt and the Military Power Sources Committee examines the types of and applications for energy storage technology in which the U.S. Department of Defense has an interest and how domestic producers of advanced batteries and battery systems can best do business with the DOD and the military services. The workshop will also examine the issue of what the DOD can do to ensure a reliable and cost-effective supply of domestically manufactured lithium-ion battery cells for the U.S. armed forces.
2020 Workshop on Military Batteries Agenda
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
7:30 – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast and Registration
8:00 – 8:10 a.m.
Crystal Clear Consulting
8:10 – 8:30 a.m.
Building a Lithium Ion Battery Supply Chain in the USA
Benchmark Mineral Intelligence
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Anticipated Battery Needs of the Military Services
Col. Troy Denomy
Project Manager Close Combat Squad
USAF Research Labs, Wright Patterson
U.S. Navy, DASN RDT&E
9:30 – 9:50 a.m.
Issues and Challenges of Becoming a Domestic Source for Military Batteries
9:50 – 10:10 a.m.
Doing Business with the Defense Logistics Agency
Defense Logistics Agency
10:10 – 10:30 a.m.
10:30 – 11:50 a.m.
Issues and Potential Solutions for Domestic Production of Lithium-Ion Cells