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Dr Tazdin Amietszajew (TA) (m) is an Assistant Professor at the Future Transport and Cities research institute, Coventry

Tazdin AMIETSZAJEW

Assistant Professor, Coventry University UK

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Dr. Gaurav Assat is based in Saint-Gobain’s R&D center in Paris, where he is leading the development of safer, softer,

Gaurav ASSAT

Business & R&D Project Leader, Saint-Gobain

Patric AUNER

Business Development Manager E-Mobility and Chassis, Saint Jean Industries

Thierry BAERT

Program manager & Key Account manager, SOLVAY

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Dr. Bär is the Managing Director/President of the adphos Innovative Technologies GmbH. He is one of the founders of the

Kai K. O. BAR

Managing Director, Adphos Innovative Technologies GmbH

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Blue Solutions, a subsidiary of the Bolloré Group, has been developing and manufacturing solid state batteries for over

Jean-Baptiste BEHAGHEL

Marketing & program manager, Blue Solutions

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Eytan Benhamou is the President of Dürr MEGTEC located in Lisses, France, working in the Clean Technology Systems group,

Eytan BENHAMOU

President, Dürr MEGTEC

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Joseph Beretta is INSA Lyon electrical and electronic engineer with a DEA of energy.

He has 14 years’ ex

Joseph BERETTA

Honorary President, AVERE France

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Didier BLOCH is a graduate engineer from the Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble. He worked for several years in

Didier BLOCH

Laboratory Manager, CEA Liten

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Gery Bonduelle was prior to FREYR Battery, VP Sales for EMEA and APAC in Enersys, a global leader in stored energy soluti

Gery BONDUELLE

EVP Sales, FREYR AS

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Michele is the Sales Director & Product Manager at Digatron Systems, Italy. He was born in Italy and is an electronic eng

Michele BONIZZATO

Sales Director & Product Manager, Digatron Systems

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Anthony Bonnet has recently been appointed as Arkema’s Scientific Director for Energy Materials and he has been the glo

Anthony BONNET

Scientific Director for Energy Materials, Arkema

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Dr. Pascal BOULANGER is the co-founder and CTO of NAWATechnologies. Electronic engineer, PhD in Applied Mathematics, he s

Pascal BOULANGER

CTO, COO founder, Nawatechnologies SA

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Dr. Vincent CALDEIRA, the CTO of Easyl, has a Master degree in formulation and processes, and a PhD in electrochemistry f

Vincent CALDEIRA

CTO, Easyl

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Salvatore CARDILLO

EMEA Sales Director, Celgard LLC

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Italvolt is building the largest and greenest Gigafactory in Europe.

With a capacity of 45 GWh by 2024, po

Lars CARLSTROM

CEO, ITALVOLT

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Claude Chanson is General Manager of the Recharge association. He has an engineering degree from Bordeaux Graduate School

Claude CHANSON

Corporate General Manager, RECHARGE

Chris CHURCHILL

Global Technical Service and Development Manager, Rogers Corporation

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Gabriel Cowles is the VP of Finance and Business Development at Urban Electric Power where he manages revenue generation,

Gabriel COWLES

VP Finance and Business Development, Urban Electric Power

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Gabriel CRUMIERE is a research engineer at Eramet Ideas, Trappes, France. His work within the Geometallurgy department fo

Gabriel CRUMIERE

Research Engineer, Eramet Ideas

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Mickaël DADE is a research engineer at Eramet Ideas located in Trappes, France. PhD graduated at University of Grenoble

Mickaël DADÉ

Research Engineer, Eramet Ideas

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Jeff Dahn obtained his B.Sc. from Dalhousie University (1978) and his Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia in 19

Jeff DAHN

Professor of Physics and Atmospheric Science, NSERC/Tesla Canada Industrial Research Chair, Dalhousie University

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- 25 yrs Experience in Operation, Technology Management , Project & Engineering, Quality, Product Development & R&D.

Amlan Kanti DAS

Head battery operations, R&D, projects & EHS, Hammond Groupe Inc

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Eloisa de Castro joined Enerpoly as CEO in 2020 and is leading commercialization efforts. The heart of the company, she c

Eloisa DE CASTRO

CEO, Enerpoly

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Shmuel is a leading international expert in the business of Power Sources. Prior to founding the company, Shmuel held for

Shmuel DE LEON

Founder and CEO, Shmuel De-Leon Energy, Ltd

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Bio:
Air Liquide is a world leader in gases, technologies and services for industry and health.
Guillaume is in charge

Guillaume DE VERTHAMON

Global Market Director for Automotive, Aeronautics & Space, AIR LIQUIDE

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Stefan Debruyne joined SQM in 2005 as Asia-Pacific sales director lithium and iodine. He witnessed firsthand the lithium-

Stefan DEBRUYNE

Business Development Director, SQM

Stella DEHERYAN

Application manager, JSR Micro NV

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Graduated with a doctorate from the University of Paris 6 in 2006, specializing in electrochemistry, on BMS (Battery Mana

Arnaud DELAILLE

COO, PowerUp

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Julien DELMAS

Technical Service Chemist, ZEON Europe

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An experienced entrepreneur, Gaëtan created ABBD in 2002 and developed it for 13 years, making it the French leader in r

Gaëtan DEPAËPE

Co-founder and CEO, Entroview

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D. Ditter was born in Mannheim-Neckarau (Germany) in 1989. After studying chemistry (2010-2015), he received his doctorat

David DITTER

Product Developer, Celanese

Chris DOORNBOS

President, CEO & Director, E3 METALS Corp

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Jean-Louis Dorey has been the Chairman of the DOREY family company for 20 years. For the past 12 years, he has developed

Jean Louis DOREY

CEO, DOREY

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Klaus is a proven technology leader with international experience in the global Battery Industry. He has an in depth know

Klaus EBERHARDT

Technology Manager Battery / PV, Exyte

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Mr. Thomas Fahrner is the Executive Director of Pure Battery Technologies Germany AG and as such leads the buildup of the

Thomas FAHRNER

Executive Director, Pure Battery Technologies

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Dr Reza Fathi earned his PhD from the university of Milano-Biccoca, Italy, in 2015. As a researcher, Reza specialized in

Reza FATHI

Area & Product Manager, Metrohm Autolab

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Alex is the Founder and CEO of FAC Technology and a Lecturer in Composite Materials at Imperial College. FAC Technology i

Alexander FERGUSSON

CEO/Lecturer, FAC Technology/Imperial College

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Ferdinand Ferstl is currently leading the team for E-mobility Industrialization at P3 automotive including experts from various disciplines. His proje

Ferdinand FERSTL

Team Lead E-Mobility Industrialization, P3 automotive GmbH

Brice FIORENTINO

Business Development, Marketing & Innovation Manager, ENERSENS

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Bio:
T. Joseph (Joe) Fisher, III, is a proven global leader and international business executive with a track record of succes

Joe FISHER

CEO & Co-Founder, Lithium Werks, Inc

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Bio:
Yannick Gindroz graduated with a master’s degree from the ISAE-SUPAERO engineering school in 2014. He started his caree

Yannick GINDROZ

Sales & Business Development Manager, PowerUp

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Bio:
Dr.-Ing. Alexander Gitis received a PhD from RWTH Aachen University in the field of lithium-ion batteries. Subsequently,

Alexander GITIS

Managing Director & Co-Founder, SAFION

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Giussani Matteo, Automation Engineer working for CIA Automation And Robotics leading the Research & Develop department. G

Matteo GIUSSANI

R&D Project Manager, CIA Automation And Robotics

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Mathieu Goy is the EV market Leader for Europe at Cognex Corporation. After spending 10 years in the Automotive and Consu

Mathieu GOY

Europe EV Market Leader, Cognex

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Guilhem GRIMAUD

PhD, Leader Eco-Innovation, MTB

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André Gronke is heading the European and US engineering for Farasis and is responsible for technology, platform and appl

André GRONKE

Head of Global Engineering, Farasis Energy Europe GmbH

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For the last 15 years, Baptiste Guldner has been working closely with all type of industries on improving their productio

Baptiste GULDNER

Managing Director FR, STEMMER IMAGING

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Bio:
2021 – today : Work Package Lead BMBF:AgiloBat2 and BMBF KontElPro
2019 – today : Work Package Lead BaWü:Agil

Markus HAGEN

Group Leader Batteries, Fraunhofer ICT

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Daria’s passion lies in bringing innovations to the world outside the laboratories. She has been working in business de

Daria HEDBERG

Business Development and ESG Manager, Geyser Batteries Oy

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Materials and chemical engineer from the Universities of Liège (Belgium) and Trondheim (Norway). After 1,5 year of proce

Hélène HENDRICKX

Product & Process Development Manager, EverZinc

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Since 1995 : Managing Director and Co-owner, URT Umwelt- und Recyclingtechnik GmbH, Germany
Responsible for planni

Peter HEßLER

Managing Director and Co-Owner, URT Umwelt- und Recyclingtechnik GmbH

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Bio:
Stephan Hildebrand studied chemistry at the University of Hanover (BSc) and the University of Münster (MSc). In 2018, he

Stephan HILDEBRAND

Scientific Officer, Energy Storage, European Commission

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Bio:
Winfried Hoffmann graduated in physics and worked in the PV field since 1979. Until 2005 he was CEO of "Angewandte Solare

Winfried HOFFMANN

Consultant, Applied Solar Expertise

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Graduated from CPE Lyon chemistry engineer school in 2011. Have been studying several techniques like NMR, MS, Thermal An

Frédéric HOPPENOT

Technical Sales Engineer, TA Instruments

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Trained as a solid-state chemist resp. crystallographer, Eric spent 30+ years in the analytical single-crystal XRD instru

Eric HOVESTREYDT

CEO, ELDICO Scientific AG

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Viktor Irle has a Master’s degree in Management and Economics of Innovation, at Chalmers University of Technology, Goth

Viktor IRLE

Sales and Market Analyst, EV-volumes.com

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After graduating with a degree in chemistry in 2007 from Izmir Institute of Technology (Turkey), she started to her maste

Duygu KARABELLI KAUS

Senior Scientist & Project Manager, Fraunhofer IPA

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Jean-Christophe holds a bachelor’s degree in international business from Laval University in Quebec City, Canada. Prior

Jean-Christophe LAMBERT

Business Development Manager, Lithion Recycling

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Emmanuelle Lancelle-Beltran is a Chemistry Engineer (CPE Lyon, 1998). She received her PhD in Molecular Chemistry & Solid

Emmanuelle LANCELLE BELTRAN

Battery System Expert, Stellantis

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Matthieu Lecompte holds a Master of Science from the University of Rouen in France. In 2007, he obtained his PhD for PSA

Matthieu LECOMPTE

Research fellow, IFP Energies nouvelles

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Dr. Eli Leland is a Voltaiq co-founder and Chief Technical Officer, responsible for the company’s Product and Engineeri

Eli LELAND

CTO and Co-Founder, Voltaiq

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Bio:
Benoit is a highly experienced investor and entrepreneur in energy and climate transition. He is the co-founder and CEO o

Benoît LEMAIGNAN

Co-founder & CEO, Verkor

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Bio:
Engineer in Electrochemistry with Ph.D. in Solid State Chemistry from Bordeaux University on Li-ion cathode materials. Jo

Stephane LEVASSEUR

Senior Innovation Director, Battery New Business Incubator, UMICORE

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Working in novel separation and purification technologies for critical metals, developing short closed-loop processes for

Xiao LIN

CEO, Botree Cycling Sci & Tech Co., Ltd

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Bio:
Ewout Lubberman is the Head of Product at LeydenJar Technologies, a tech start-up commercialising in pure silicon anodes

Ewout LUBBERMAN

Head of product, LeydenJar technologues

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Bio:
Christophe Marchal is Key Account Director France at SVOLT Energy Technology Europe. As a mechanical engineer with a degr

Christophe MARCHAL

Key Account Director France, SVOLT Energy Technology

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Guillermo is an experienced professional who has taken part in several large-scale capital investment programs spanning a

Guillermo MARTINEZ

Associate Director, Turner & Townsend

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Gert joined EUROBAT - the Association of European Automotive and Industrial Battery Manufacturers - in August 2018.

Gert MEYLEMANS

Director communications & Stewardship, EUROBAT

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Shadi has joined Sunergy in 2018 to focus on Zn-based battery technologies. After an MSc in materials science and electro

Shadi MIRHASHEMI

Research Engineer, Sunergy

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Bio:
Christophe MORIN is an instrumentation Engineer (CNAM Paris 2001) and Lead Product Manager at BioLogic SAS.
He has

Christophe MORIN

BT-LAB Lead Product Manager, BioLogic

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Rodger Mort is a veteran of the corrugated packaging industry. For over 26 years, he has worked in broad-ranging position

Rodger MORT

President PACT, ThermoShield

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Bio:
Dipl.Ing. for Electronics work since the early 90th in the Test and Measurement Industry.

He got his Diplo

Elmar NEUMANN

Sales Manager Europe, Ametek SI for HTDS

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Bio:
Mr. O’Kronley was appointed CEO of Battery Resourcers in March 2020, after having served as a member of the Board of Di

Michael O'KRONLEY

CEO, BATTERY RESOURCERS

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Sylvie Ouziel is International President of Envision Digital and concurrently Managing Director of Asia Pacific, based in

Sylvie OUZIEL

International President, Envision Digital International Pte. Ltd.

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o 20+ years experience in High-Tech Industry in technical, sales, sales management and strategy fields.
o Covered

Rudy PASTUZAK

High-Tech Market Analyst Expert & Battery Leadership Program Director, Dassault Systèmes

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Casper Peeters is CEO of E-magy, an advanced material specialist which creates nano-porous silicon for advanced Li-ion ba

Casper PEETERS

CEO, E-magy

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After a PhD in neutronics, Fabien Perdu joined CEA (french Atomic and Alternative Energy Commission) to develop for 8 yea

Fabien PERDU

Project coordinator, CEA Liten

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Bio:
He is Dr. in Chemical Engineering since 2005. He has worked in other fields always related to chemical recycling of mater

Juan M. PEREZ

CTO, Envirobat Espana S. L

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Bio:
Fellow chartered Engineer with +30years of expertise in the overall industrial activities, Christian Perrier demonstrates

Christian PERRIER

Advanced Technologies Project Director, Engie Solutions

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Title of his talk:
“I founded Rare Earth Advisory (REA) to offer consulting and strategic advisory services on materials tha

Luc PEZ

Founder & Managing Director, Rare Earth Advisory

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P-Laser is an independent, innovative company, focused on the development of cutting edge industrial laser cleaning techn

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Bio:
Former Apple PowerBook Technology Manager and founder of PowerGenix, Dr. Jeff Phillips brings more than 25 years of exper

Jeff PHILLIPS

VP Operations/Technology, Managing Director China, ZincFive

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Bio:
Christophe has built up considerable expertise in the area of battery market. He joined AVICENNE 25 years ago and spent 3

Christophe PILLOT

Director, Avicenne Energy

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Bio:
Dr. Michel Popovic holds a Ph.D. in Electronics and has graduated as electronic engineer. He earned both degrees from the

Michel POPOVIC

Co-Founder & General Manager, In-Core

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Bio:
2002 - 2008, Wenzel Prochazka studied Mechanical Engineering for Mechatronics at the University of Graz in Austria and th

Wenzel PROCHAZKA

Senior Product Manager Battery Systems, AVL

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Bio:
Hartmut Pütz is President of Factory Automation at Mitsubishi Electric Europe and responsible for all areas of Factory A

Hartmut PÜTZ

President of Factory Automation, Mitsubishi Electric

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Joey QIAO

Business Develop Manager, BYD

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Bio:
Working at VSI for over 5 years in the field of crash safety of electric vehicles. Expert in mechanical characterization

Marco RAFFLER

PhD Candidate at Vehicle Safety Institute, Graz University of Technology

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Bio:
Dr. Bernhard Riegel has a 25 years’ experience in electrochemical storage systems. He studied chemistry at the Universi

Bernhard RIEGEL

Director of Research Development, Hoppecke