2020 Conference Agenda2019-11-20T08:19:40+00:00

2020 Agenda

NAATBatt ANNUAL MEETING & CONFERENCE

Optional Tuesday Morning Workshops/Tutorials

WORKSHOP

Shmuel de Leon
Battery Safety Workshop

Renown international battery consultant Shmuel de Leon will conduct a course highlighting some of the risks of lithium-ion battery technology and what users of that technology can do to mitigate that risk.

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WORKSHOP

NAATBatt-MPSC
Workshop on Military Batteries

This half-day workshop organized by 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 the prospects for the DOD to acquire that technology from domestic producers.

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TUTORIAL

Battery Intellectual Property Tutorial

NAATBatt will offer a two-hour Battery Intellectual Property Tutorial discussing some of the IP issues that are of particular concern to those working in the area of advanced battery technology.  Attorneys, IP professionals and business development managers should all attend.

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2020 General Sessions

Monday, February 10, 2020

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Registration Opens

1:00 pm

Advanced Battery Golf Tournament Starts

2:30 p.m.

Advanced Battery Tennis Tournament Starts

7:00 – 9:30 p.m.

Tournament Dinner and Awards

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

7:00 a.m.

Registration Opens

7:30 a.m – 11:30 a.m.

Battery Expo Set Up

7:30 a.m – Noon

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Battery Recycling Committee Meeting

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Zinc Battery Committee Meeting

9:00 – Noon

10:00 a.m. – Noon

Battery IP Tutorial

Noon – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch for Registered Workshop and Tutorial Attendees

1:00 – 1:10 p.m.

Welcome by President and Executive Director of NAATBatt

James Greenberger
NAATBatt

Joern Tinnemeyer
EnerSys

1:10 – 1:30 p.m.

Report of the Chief Science Officer of NAATBatt

Stanley Whittingham
SUNY at Whittingham

1:30 – 1:50 p.m.

Report of the Chief Technology Officer of NAATBatt

Bob Galyen
CATL

1:50 – 2:15 p.m.

Member Update Presentations – Group #1 (14 companies)

2:00 – 2:30

Networking Break

2:30 – 2:50 p.m.

Market Report: EV Markets in North America Forecast

Logan Goldie-Scot
Bloomberg New Energy Finance

2:50 – 3:10 p.m.

Market Report: ESS Markets in North America Forecast

Sam Jaffe
Cairn Energy Research Advisors

3:10 – 3:30 p.m.

Market Report: Industrial Batteries in North America Forecast

Michael Sanders
Avicenne Energy

3:30 – 3:50 p.m.

Market Report: Military Batteries Market Forecast

Shmuel de-Leon
Shmuel de-Leon Energy, Ltd.

3:50 – 5:15 p.m.

Member Update Presentations – Group #2 (14 companies)

5:15 – 5:35 p.m.

The Most Interesting Things I’ve Seen in Batteries in 2019

Shmuel de-Leon
Shmuel de-Leon Energy, Ltd.

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Opening Reception

7:00 – 9:30 p.m.

Opening Dinner

7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

NAATBatt Board of Directors Annual Meeting and Dinner

Wednesday, February 12

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast and Discussion Tables

8:30 – 8:45 a.m.

NAATBatt Annual Members Meeting and Election of New Directors

8:45 – 8:50 a.m.

Welcome by NAATBatt Chairman

John Warner
American Battery Solutions

8:50 – 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast Discussion Tables Reports

9:00 – 9:45 a.m.

Energy Materials Markets Forecasts: Lithium, Cobalt and Nickel

Austin Devaney
IHS Markit

9:45 – 11:05 a.m.

Member Update Presentations – Group #3 (14 companies)

11:05 – 11:30 a.m.

Networking Break

11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

Member Update Presentations – Group #4 (16 companies)

1:00 – 2:15 p.m.

Lunch

2:15 – 3:00 p.m.

The Status of Solid State Battery Technology

Brian Sisk
A123 Systems

Steve Visco
Polyplus

Yuan Yang
Columbia University

3:00 – 3:45 p.m.

The Impact of Fast Charging on Lithium-Ion Battery Cell Design

Jeff Dahn (invited)
Dalhousie University

Daniel Abraham
Argonne National Laboratory

Benjamin Park
Enevate

3:45 – 4:15 p.m.

Networking Break

4:15 – 5:15 p.m.

Battery Innovation Summit (Presentations by 10 Emerging Companies Invited by NAATBatt)

5:15 – 6:00 p.m.

The Status of and Prospects for Electric Powered Flight

Chloe Holzinger
Lux Research

Brent Cobleigh (invited)
NASA

6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Networking Reception

7:30 – 8:15 p.m.

NAATBatt Annual Dinner

8:15 – 9:10 p.m.

Keynote Speaker

9:10 – 9:30 p.m.

Presentation of Lifetime Achievement Awards

Thursday, February 13, 2020

7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast and Discussion Tables

8:30 – 8:35 a.m.

The Status of and Prospects for Electric Powered Flight

Jeff Yambrick
SVOLT Energy Technology

8:35 – 8:45 a.m.

Breakfast Discussion Tables Reports

8:45 – 9:35 a.m.

Can the United States Become a Leader in Manufacturing Lithium-Ion Battery Cells and Does it Matter?

9:35 – 10:25 a.m.

Potential Substitutes for Lithium-Ion Batteries in Motive Applications

Steve Clarke
QuanVerge Inc.

Gautam Yadav
Urban Electric Power

Yang Yao
University of Houston

10:25 – 10:50 a.m.

Networking Break

10:45 – 12:35 a.m.

Improving the Safety of Lithium-Ion Battery Systems

Galen Ressler
General Motors

Peter Karlson
General Motors

Robert Galyen
CATL

Hiroshi Nakahara
EnerSys

Mike Canada
EnerDel

Kent Snyder (invited)
Ford Motor Co.

John Pinho (invited)
APS

12:35 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.

Lunch

1:50 – 3:55 p.m.

Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling and the Circular Supply Chain

David Howell
U.S. Department of Energy

Samuel Gillard
U.S. Department of Energy

3:55 – 4:00 p.m.

Concluding Remarks

3:35 p.m.

Adjourn

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