Technical Program

16-19 September
2024

Please note that the Technical Program is still evolving and sessions may change.

Key Innovations in the Industry
1:30pm – 4:15pm
SPEAKERS
Technical Manager, Consortium for Battery Innovation, Germany

Paper: 

Key technical innovations for lead batteries-the work of the Consortium for Battery Innovation
TBD, Argonne National Laboratory, USA

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X-Ray synchrotron radiation-novel results from studies at Advanced photo source (APS)
Executive Director, ITEMM, Brazil

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Moura perspective on energy storage system developments in South America
Research Associate, Loughborough University, UK

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A revolutionary new technique for remote location ESS-lead battery battolyser
Director of R&D, Hammond Group, USA

Paper: 

Ways of Modifying Structures of Lead Acid Battery Active Materials
Battery Engineer, Gridtential Energy, USA

Paper: 

Advanced Deposition Methods for Bipolar Battery Active Materials: Improving High Rate Performance and Cycle Life
Suppliers Forum
1:30pm – 4:15pm
SPEAKERS
PowerXtender

Paper: 

Waiting on title
ELEKTROTECHNOLOGIA

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Production of lead-acid accumulators and batteries and application in energy storage, electric vehicles, electric trucks with intelligent systems and computer-controlled impulse current electrotechnologies 
CMWTEC Technologie

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E-Load SA – the new upgrade system for testing solutions in the production line
Daramic

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Stratosphere
Digatron Group

Paper: 

Waiting for title
Sovema Group

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Enhancing Energy Efficiency and Sustainability in Battery Manufacturing
Eco Power Technology

Paper: 

Waiting for title
Hammond Expanders UK

Paper: 

Gravity-GuardTM – the advanced paste additive to enter the new era of Lead Acid Batteries
Shandong Jinkeli Power Sources Technology

Paper: 

Organic Electrolyte Additives for Improving Low-Temperature Performances of LABs
Vice-President – Technology, Abertax Technologies, Malta

Paper: 

An economic manufacturing process for VRLA batteries with gel technology: gel circulation system
Blewin Batteries

Paper: 

Innovative grid technology and its impact on the technical and economic parameters of LA batteries
Nanjing Glass Fiber Research &Design Institute Co

Paper: 

Waiting on title
Alpha Beta Fiberglass Product Co

Paper: 

Waiting on title
Engitec Technologies

Paper: 

Technological Jump in Engitec CX® Crusher
Black Diamond Structures

Paper: 

Waiting on title
Mate Gauge

Paper: 

The Mate Gauge Virtual Micrometer for Lead Battery Production
Panel Discussion: Pushing the limits of lead batteries
4:25pm – 5:00pm
SPEAKERS
Technical Manager, Consortium for Battery Innovation

Paper: 

Panellist
Director of R&D, Hammond Group, USA

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Panellist
Chief Technology Officer, Black Diamond Structures LLC

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Panellist
PhD Electro-Chemistry

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Panellist

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Panellist
Towards Robust PSOC Operations
1:30pm – 4:15pm
SPEAKERS
Global Technical Application Manager for Batteries, Borregaard USA

Paper: 

Investigation of Lignosulfonates in a Negative Electrode by Inelastic Neutron Scattering
VP R&D, Luminous Power Technologies Pvt Ltd, India

Paper: 

Examination of the influence of NAM Expander material on the Performance of Lead Acid Batteries
R&D Manager, Imerys Graphite & Carbon, Switzerland

Paper: 

New Carbon Additives for Advanced Lead Batteries
Battery Additives Manager, Penox Gmbh, Germany

Paper: 

Review of the Limits of Structural Optimization of the Positive Active Mass – Technical Perspective, Costs, and Environmental Aspects
Opportunities for Lead Batteries in Energy Storage Systems
1:30pm – 4:15pm
SPEAKERS
Director, CHR Metals, UK

Paper: 

Prospects for lead carbon batteries in Chinese BESS installations
R&I Manager, CBI, Belgium

Paper: 

Modular Energy Storage with Clean Hydrogen (MESCH) project
Head of LAB development / ZF, Hoppecke, Germany

Paper: 

Enhancing the Performance of Pure Lead Batteries for Cycle Life in Renewable Energy Storage Applications
Technical Manager, Enersys, USA

Paper: 

Optimization of lead batteries for key new market- EV charging station back-up
Innovations in Battery and Power Management
3:40pm – 5:00pm
SPEAKERS
CSO, Wavetech Gmbh, Germany

Paper: 

Crystal Control Technology Innovations in Lead batteries for Industrial Applications
Graduate Research Scientist, Villanova University, USA

Paper: 

Measurements of DC Internal Resistance (DCIR) and its Variations with State of Charge (SoC), Load Current (IL), and Cycle Age of a Sealed Lead Acid Battery (SLAB)

Paper: 

Wireless Battery Intelligence
Opportunities for Lead Batteries in Energy Storage Systems
3:40pm – 5:00pm
SPEAKERS
R&I Manager, CBI, USA

Paper: 

Long duration energy storage systems
Consultant, Spain

Paper: 

Lead Battery Challenges for Energy Storage Systems
Graduate Research Associate, Villanova University, USA

Paper: 

Magnetic Field Mapping-Based Battery Management System (BMS) for Lead Acid Application 
Panel Discussion: Ensuring Lead batteries play a role in future ESS Systems
4:25pm – 5:00pm
SPEAKERS
R&I Director, CBI

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Panellist
VP R&D, Luminous Power Technologies Pvt Ltd

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Panellist
CEO/Founder, Advanced Battery Concepts

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Panellist
VP R&D, Hoppecke

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Panellist
R&I Manager, CBI

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Panellist
Consultant

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Panellist
Automotive Product and Test Development
9:00am – 10:20am
SPEAKERS
Eckhard Karden
9:00am – 10:40am
Consultant, Germany

Paper: 

Market and technology trends for 12V batteries in electrified vehicles
Research and Development, Furukawa Battery, Japan

Paper: 

Development of new additives for positive active material and application to enhanced flooded batteries for micro-HEVs
Assistant VP Automotive Engineering, East Penn Manufacturing, USA

Paper: 

Process and Product Design for xEV Low Voltage Applications
BatterieIngenieure Gmbh, Germany

Paper: 

Statistical analysis of short-term prediction for Safety State-of-Function
Innovative Components for Lead Battery Systems
9:00am – 10:40am
SPEAKERS
Chief Technology Officer, Entek International, United States

Paper: 

Structure-Property Relationships in Absorptive Glass Mat (AGM)
Research Director, CEA-LITEN/Laboratory for Stationary Storage of Renewable Energies, France

Paper: 

Low-cost, Circular, plug & play, Off-grid Energy for remote Locations including Hydrogen
Vice President for Research and Development, National Formosa University, Taiwan

Paper: 

New understanding of novel comments in advanced lead batteries 
Vice President and Director of Production and Logistics, AutoPart Battery, Poland

Paper: 

Advancing Lead Oxide Battery Production: Integrating Machine Learning with Barton Reactor Operations
Expanding The Reach of Lead Battery Technology
11:05am – 12:25pm
SPEAKERS
Assistant VP of Technology, East Penn Manufacturing, USA

Paper: 

Expanding The Reach of Lead Battery Technology
Manager R&D Electrochemical Laboratory, Penox Gmbh, Germany

Paper: 

Automotive Lead-Acid Batteries – A Review and “Outside View” on the Perspective for the (European) Automotive Batteries
Consultant, Germany

Paper: 

A fresh look at Negative Active Material: three types of electrochemical reaction occurring simultaneously in the same location
Panel Discussion: Future of Lead Batteries for Automotive Applications
12:25pm – 1:30pm
SPEAKERS
Senior Advisor, Furukawa

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Panellist
CTO, East Penn Manufacturing

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Panellist
Director, ITEMM

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Panellist
CBI General Assembly and Technical Update
1:30pm – 5:00pm
SPEAKERS

Paper: 

CBI Members only

Tuesday

17th September

Key Innovations in the Industry

Suppliers Forum

Panel Discussion: Pushing the limits of lead batteries

Wednesday

18th September

Towards Robust PSOC Operations

Opportunities for Lead Batteries in Energy Storage Systems

Innovations in Battery and Power Management

Opportunities for Lead Batteries in Energy Storage Systems

Panel Discussion: Ensuring Lead batteries play a role in future ESS Systems

Thursday

19th September

Automotive Product and Test Development

Innovative Components for Lead Battery Systems

Expanding The Reach of Lead Battery Technology

Pushing the boundaries of Science-whats next for lead batteries

Panel Discussion: Future of Lead Batteries for Automotive Applications

CBI General Assembly and Technical Update