Confirmed speakers

Emmanuel Benefice


Title of his talk:

Renewing safety approach of energy storage systems with zinc-air batteries


Emmanuel Bénéfice brings a strong 30-year experience in the energy sector. He has first worked as an engineer in the USA and in France, and as a project manager. He joined the leading energy company EDF, where he led the project for the opening of the electricity and gas residential market in France.

He has been Customer Service and Sales VP and also Chief Marketing Officer for EDF Entreprises. He has been a member of the board of several innovative startups and SME in the energy sector. He firmly supports the vision of a carbon-free world, through the development of renewable energies and electricity storage.

Emmanuel is graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique in Paris. He also holds a master degree from Telecom ParisTech University.