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EUROBAT forum event 2019


14 Jun 2019 08:00 to 14:30


Radisson Blu Hotel
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 3
10178  Berlin


Climate & Environment

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Event Description


Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 3, 10178 Berlin, Germany 
Date: 14 June, 2019
Registration: here

08:00 Registration opening
09:00-09:05 Opening words - EUROBAT President 
09:05-09:30 Key-note speech, Mr Thomas Bareiss, Parliamentary State Secretary, German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy 
09:30-10:45  Session I – Decarbonisation of energy and mobility systems with batteries as key enabler
Dr. Christian Rosenkranz, Chair of EUROBAT Technical Cluster, VP Start-Stop Engineering & EMEA, Clarios EMEA
Henry Kuhle, Senior Manager Advanced Technology Network & Automated Driving/Electric Mobility, VDA - German Association of the Automotive Industry
Urban Windelen, Executive Director, BVES - German Energy Storage Association
Daniel Rieger, Head of Transport Policy, NABU - Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union Germany
10:45-11:15 Break
11.15-12.00 Session II: Europe after the elections and global macro-economic environment
Karel Lannoo, Chief Executive Officer, CEPS - Center of European Policy Studies
12:00-12:15 Break 
12:15-13:30 Session III: Sustainability of batteries
Dr. Axel Lesch, Chair ZVEI – German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association – Environmental Policy WG, Director Environmental & Facility Management, Clarios EMEA
Lois Brett, Leader Energy Storage Project, European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC), Petten, Netherlands
Dr. Steve Binks, Director Regulatory Affairs, ILA - International Lead Association
Jan Tytgat, Director Government Affairs, Umicore
13:30-14:30 Buffet Lunch


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