Forum Program Hydrogen + Fuel Cells EUROPE at HANNOVER MESSE 2019

The Public Forum and Technical Forum are located within the Hydrogen + Fuel Cells EUROPE in Hall 27.
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Monday, April 1 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00
Tuesday, April 2 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00
Wednesday, April 3 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00
Thursday, April 4 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00
 

Monday, April 1
Public Forum
15-minute moderated interview + Q&A
Technical Forum
10-minute PowerPoint presentation + Q&A
10:40 tbd
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Public Forum 10:40 Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in Maritime Applications
Rohit Prasad, Sales Manager, Maritime and Rail Applications
Proton Motor Fuel Cell GmbH
 
Mixed Topics
11:00
Pressekonferenz German
Wasserstoff - Was geht ab in den Regionen
Bart Biebuyck, Executive Director
Bullet Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)
Ove Petersen, Geschäftsführer
Bullet GP JOULE GmbH
Dr. Justus Brans, Wissenschaftlicher Referent (angefragt)
Bullet Hessisches Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Verkehr und Landesentwicklung
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
 
11:00 Advanced electrodes for the alkaline water electrolysis
Thomas Rauscher, Expert Electrolysis
Fraunhofer-Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials IFAM
  11:20 Catalyst-free, Solid Chemical Hydride-based Hydrogen Generators for Portable Fuel-Cell Applications
Shinuang Kang, CEO
Hugreen Power Inc.
  11:40 tbd
Dominik Härle, Head of Water Electrolysis
Fraunhofer-Institut für Mikrostruktur von Werkstoffen und Systemen IMWS
12:00 Maritime hydrogen projects. What's happening in Norway and why this is finally going alive
Tomas Tronstad, Managing Director
Hyon AS
12:00 NOVUM Smart Charger - High precision battery monitoring
Mandy Schipke, CEO
NOVUM engineering GmbH
12:20 tbd
Markus Bachmeier, Head of Hydrogen Solutions
Linde AG
12:20 On hold

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12:40 On hold

13:00 On hold

13:00 PowerPaste – Hydrogen supply without infrastructure
Dr. Marcus Vogt, Expert Hydrogen Generation
Fraunhofer-Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials IFAM
13:20 H2@Scale
Dr. Bryan S. Pivovar, H2@Scale Lead/Group Manager, Chemistry and Nanosciences Center
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
13:20 Bipolar Plate Coating: Coating Performance and Production Solutions
Joris Ummels, Sales Manager
IHI Hauzer Techno Coating B.V.
13:40 Scaling decentralized hydrogen generation with anion exchange membrane (AEM) electrolysers
Jan-Justus Schmidt, General Manager
Enapter
13:40 tbd
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14:00
Podium Discussion
RED II – Implementation at national level?
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
 
14:00 Large-scale electrolysers
Roland Hequet, President CMI Hydrogen
CMI Energy
  14:20 tbd
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14:40 Environmentally friendly power supply with fuel cells
Dr. Peter Podesser, CEO
SFC Energy AG
 
14:40 Sunfire-Home: µ-CHP for off-grid applications based on LPG
Andreas Frömmel, VP Sales and Marketing
sunfire GmbH

 
15:00 Hydrogen in heavy duty and public transport - Status quo, potential and challenges
Elena Hof, Programm Manager NIP
NOW GmbH
15:00 Electrolyser- / fuel cell- / battery - bipolar plates made of platinum or graphite compounds
Oliver Zielinski
Eisenhuth GmbH & Co. KG
Mixed Topics
15:20 On hold

15:20 Challenges of the development of oil free turbo compressors for fuel cells
Patrik Fröhlich, Sales Manager
Celeroton AG
15:40 Membranes for Energy Conversion and Energy Storage
Dr. Bernd Bauer, Managing Director
FUMATECH BWT GmbH
 
15:40 On hold

16:00 Integrated production of green hydrogen for sustainable transport solutions
Marian Hieke, Product Manager
H-TEC SYSTEMS GmbH
16:00 Test equipment and system components for fuel cells and electrolyser
Dr. Sandro Ruhland, Divison Manager
EBZ Entwicklung- und Vertriebsgesellschaft Brennstoffzelle mbH
16:20 tbd
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Business France
16:20 tbd
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16:40 tbd
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Business France
16:40 tbd
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17:00 Stage rebuilding
 
   
18:00 Networking Evening
 
   
 
 

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Tuesday, April 2
Public Forum
15-minute moderated interview + Q&A
Technical Forum
10-minute PowerPoint presentation + Q&A
10:00 Methanol reformed fuel cell industry in China
Wolfgang Chen, General Manager
Palcan Energy Corporation
Public Forum 10:00 Municipal green hydrogen fueling stations for fleet applications
Tino Lehmann, Product Manager
JA-Gastechnology GmbH
 
10:20 Multiple hydrogen mobility applications – riding the e-mobility megatrend
Dr. Michael Kleschinski, President Hexagon Purus
Hexagon Composites ASA
10:20 The innovative sera compressor for hydrogen applications
Stephan Hillebrand, Managing Director
sera ComPress GmbH
H2 production and energy storage
10:40 New developments for water electrolysis
Prof. Andreas Friedrich, Head of Department Electrochemical Energy Technology
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V. (DLR), Institut für Technische Thermodynamik

 
10:40 tbd
Mathias Kurras, Head of Sales ATZ
Linde AG
11:00
Podium Discussion
40 GW Electrolyzer Alliance - Incubator for a European industry leadership
Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, Secretary General
Bullet Hydrogen Europe
Dr. Graham Cooley, CEO
Bullet ITM Power Plc
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
11:00 H2Station® Duplex for HDV and bus fleets operators
Jacob Krogsgaard, Senior Vice President
Nel Hydrogen - Electrolysers
  11:20 Metal hydride hydrogen compression and storage
Jon Eriksen, CEO
Hystorsys AS
11:40 tbd
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Clean Energy Partnership (CEP)
11:40 Decentralized production of green hydrogen with PEM electrolysis
Dr. Markus Forstmeier, Head of Business Development & Sales
H-TEC SYSTEMS GmbH
 
12:00 Available today: large scale high-pressure electrolysers for variable loads
Dr. Hans Jörg Fell, CTO
HydrogenPro
12:00 Control and prognostics for flexible hybrid battery-hydrogen buses
Federico Zenith
Giantleap Project
Mixed Topics
12:20 tbd
Hector Maza, VP, Business Development
Giner ELX Inc.
12:20 On hold

12:40 tbd
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Ventos Compressors - CET Engineering S.r.l.
12:40 Testing of high effectiveness heat exchangers based on Shannon 1948 entropy
Dr. ir. Jean-Paul Janssens, Head of R&D
BOSAL Energy Conversion Industry 
 
13:00 tbd
Dr. Albrecht Möllmann, Chairman
HyCologne e.V.
13:00 The O-ring materials for Hydrogen Refueling Stations' Devices
Hideyuki Takaishi, President
Takaishi Industry Co.,Ltd.
13:20 New product introduction H2Station® Duplex
Jacob Krogsgaard, Senior Vice President
Nel Hydrogen Fueling
13:20 Landfill gas fueled solid oxide fuel cells - From cell to system level
Hendrik Langnickel, PhD Student
DTU Energy
13:40 tbd
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Asahi Kasei Europe GmbH
13:40 tbd
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14:00
Podium Discussion
We are hydrogen – meeting first pioneers
Holger Grubel, Projekt Manager Offshore Wind
Bullet EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG
Nikolas Iwan, Managing Director
Bullet H2 MOBILITY Deutschland GmbH & Co.KG
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
14:00 Pathways for Power-to-Liquid fuels and chemicals
Max Julius Hadrich, Head of Team
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE
14:20 EFOY Fuel cells - Flexible and cost-efficient energy solutions
Bettina Schindelka, Product Manager EFOY Pro Series
SFC Energy AG
14:40 Hydrogen and Fuel Cell update from Canada
Ross Bailey, Chairman
Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association
14:40 Automated testing of fuel cell system
Stephan Lenhart, Product Manager
AVL List GmbH

 
15:00 HyLand - Hydrogen regions in Germany
Thorsten Herbert, Divisional Head Transport and Infrastructure / Head of Programme NIP
NOW GmbH
15:00
Elevator Pitch (5 min each):
Electrolyser
Dr. Hans Jörg Fell, CTO
Bullet HydrogenPro
Bjørn Simonsen, Vice President Market Development & Public Relations
Bullet Nel Hydrogen
Dr. Frank Allebrod, Head of R&D
Bullet H-TEC SYSTEMS GmbH
Hector Maza, VP, Business Development
Bullet Giner ELX Inc.
Roland Hequet, President
Bullet CMI Hydrogen
H2 production and energy storage
15:20 tbd
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Rouge H2 Engineering GmbH
15:40 tbd
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HORIBA FuelCon AG
16:00
Fuel cells in maritime application
Dr. Per Ekdunge, CEO
Bullet PowerCell Germany
Dr. Joachim Hoffmann, Product Manager
Bullet Siemens AG
16:20 On hold

16:40 Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in Hessen -
what's going on?

Oliver Eich, Project Manager
Calum McConnell, Member of Board
Wasserstoff- und Brennstoffzellen-Initiative Hessen /
Hessische LandesEnergieAgentur  
17:00 Stage rebuilding
 
     
18:00 Networking Evening
 
     

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Wednesday, April 3
Public Forum
15-minute moderated interview + Q&A
Technical Forum
10-minute PowerPoint presentation + Q&A
10:00 tbd
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Impact Coatings AB
Public Forum 10:00 On hold

Mixed Topics
10:20 On hold

10:20 Customised solutions for LTPEM MEA market requirements
Francois van Schalkwyk, Operations and Product Development Manager
HyPlat (Pty) Ltd
10:40 Fuel Cell Simulation from Cell Layout up to Vehicle Integration
Oliver Knaus, Group Product Manager System Simulation & Electrification
AVL List GmbH

 
10:40 Ceramic membranes for cheap and low-emission gas drying
Dr. Hannes Richter, Head of Dept. Nanoporous Membranes
Fraunhofer-Institut für Keramische Technologien und Systeme IKTS
 
11:00 tbd
Pascal Pewinski, CEO
AREVA H2Gen
11:00 REFHYNE: Building the World's Largest PEM Electrolyser
Dr. Simon Bourne, CTO
ITM Power plc
11:20 Towards a zero-emission society: hydrogen solutions at scale
Pascal Mauberger, Chairman and CEO
McPhy Energy SA
11:20 Characterization of fuel cell MEAs
Ulf Groos, Head of Department Fuel Cell System
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE
11:40 Green hydrogen projects in Saxony
Lukas Rohleder, Managing Director
Energy Saxony e.V.
11:40 tbd
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NOW GmbH
 
12:00 VDMA Fuel Cell Survey 2019 - Economic situation and outlook of the fuel cell industry in Germany
Dr. Manfred Stefener, Chairman
Gerd Krieger, Managing Director
VDMA Working Group Fuel Cells
12:00 Qualification of bipolar plates for serial production - BePPel
Nadine Pilinski, BePPel Project Manager
DLR Institute of Networked Energy Systems
12:20 tbd
Bart Biebuyck, Executive Director
Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking
12:20 tbd
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Hydrogen Power Storage & Solutions
East Germany e.V.
12:40 tbd
Jon André Løkke, CEO
Nel Hydrogen
12:40 Storage solutions for hydrogen: stationary/mobile; WyRefueler: mobile hydrogen gas station
Wolfgang Wolter, CEO
Wystrach GmbH

 
13:00 tbd
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HPS Home Power Solutions GmbH
13:00 On hold

13:20 Hydrogen refuelling stations from sera – customized and reliable
Stephan Hillebrand, Managing Director
sera ComPress GmbH
13:20 tbd
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Nel Hydrogen – Fueling
13:40 20 years of experience in developing reactors and systems for hydrogen technology
Prof. Dr. Gunther Kolb Head of Division Energy & Chemical Technology
Fraunhofer-Institut für Mikrotechnik und Mikrosysteme IMM

 
13:40 Improve total cost of ownership with lightweight hydrogen distribution solutions
Hartmut Fehrenbach, Vice President Hydrogen Distribution, Hexagon Purus
Hexagon Composites ASA
14:00 On hold

14:00 SimpleFuel: Good Things Come in Small Packages
Jim Petrecky, Director of Hydrogen Energy
PDC Machines
14:20 Advantages of green hydrogen produced on-site - and why it's cheaper than centrally produced hydrogen
Henrik Steen Pedersen, Executive Vice President, Sales
GreenHydrogen.dk ApS
14:20 tbd
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MAXIMATOR GmbH
14:40 The Fuel Cell and Hydrogen, Electric Mobility Network NRW
Dr. Frank Koch, Manager Fuel Cell Electric Mobility
EnergieAgentur.NRW GmbH

 
14:40 Hydrogen testing equipments
Rob Castien, CEO
Resato International BV
 
15:00 International cooperation for a global hydrogen economy
Dr. Geert Tjarks, Divisional Head International Cooperations
NOW GmbH
15:00
Elevator Pitch (5 min each):
Electrolyser
Bertrand Amelot, EVP Sales and Marketing
Bullet McPhy Energy SA
Carsten Krause, Managing Director
Bullet AREVA H2Gen GmbH
Matthias Kramer, CFO
Bullet Hoeller Electrolyzer GmbH
Henrik Steen Pedersen, Executive Vice President, Sales
Bullet GreenHydrogen.dk ApS
Vaitea Cowan, Marketing
Bullet Enapter
H2 production and energy storage
15:20 tbd
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MAXIMATOR GmbH
15:40 On hold

16:00
Podium Discussion
Hydrogen Industry – Economic chance for regions of structural change?
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
 
16:40 On hold

17:00 Stage rebuilding
 
     
18:00 Networking Evening
 
     

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Thursday, April 4
Public Forum
15-minute moderated interview + Q&A
Technical Forum
10-minute PowerPoint presentation + Q&A
10:00 tbd
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Public Forum 10:00 tbd
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Mixed Topics
10:20 tbd
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10:20 tbd
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10:40 tbd
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NPROXX Jülich GmbH
10:40 tbd
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11:00
Podium Discussion
E-Fuels – Transition solution for low carbon emission mobility?
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
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Bullet tbd
11:00 Facilities for Test-Benches development and validation in end-use applications at CNH2
David Abad, Engineer at the Applied Engineering Unit
Félix Garcia, Engineer at the Applications Unit
Spanish National Centre on Hydrogen – CNH2
  11:20 Advanced characterization of fuel cell stacks
Stefan Keller, Scientist
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE
11:40 On hold

11:40 New materials for fuel cell, electrolysis cell and hydrogen storage
Chihiro Hiraiwa, Manager, Business Development
Sumitomo Electric Industries

 
12:00 Improve sectorial integration through LOHC
Dominik Herzog, Senior Business Development Manager
Hydrogenious Technologies GmbH
12:00 Smart - just in time - production of hydrogen - produce and consume locally
Henrik Steen Pedersen, Executive Vice President, Sales
GreenHydrogen.dk ApS
12:20 Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in Spain – challenges and opportunities
Marina Holgado, Technical Secretariat
Spanish Hydrogen Association (AeH2)
12:20 tbd
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EMCEL GmbH
12:40 Opportunities for Business Expansion in Connecticut, USA
George Norfleet, Director
Aaron Knight, DECD Business Development
Paul Aresta, Manager Energy Initative
State of Connecticut, DECD, Office of Business and Industry Development
 
12:40 On hold

13:00 A 5KW micro generating CHP unit, an alternative solution for power and heat generation
Dr. Thomas Chalkidis, Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Alexis Tzamouranis, Commercial Manager
Helbio SA
 
13:00 Scale-up of manufacturing for metal bipolar plates and interconnects
Dr. Gert Nelissen, Manager Customer Projects and Development
Borit NV
13:20 tbd
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H2SYS
13:20 SOLH2UB – Decentralized sector integration
Dominik Mittermaier, Technical Sales Manager
Fronius International GmbH
13:40 On hold

13:40 Turning Prototypes Into Products
George Roberts, President
TechScale Solutions LLC
 
14:00 How Graebener production equipment ensures constant quality of microstructure plates
Patrick Mueller Project Manager Research & Development
Gräbener Maschinentechnik GmbH & Co. KG
14:00 High efficiency boost power converter for fuel cells
John Vogel, Managing Member
Combined Energies LLC
14:20 Lost cost demand-driven green Hydrogen
Ellart de Wit, Chief Technology Officer
HyGear B.V.
14:20 tbd
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14:40 Modular fueling
Rob Castien, CEO
Resato International BV
 
14:40 tbd
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15:00 Towards zero emission mobility in commercial transport
Johannes Daum, Team Leader Power-Based Fuels / Head of Programme Mobility and Fuel Strategy (MKS)
NOW GmbH
15:00 tbd
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15:20 tbd
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sunfire GmbH
15:20 tbd
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15:40 Next generation PEM electrolyser stacks
Matthias Kramer, CFO
Hoeller Electrolyzer GmbH
15:40 tbd
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16:00 tbd
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16:00 Testing of fuel cell bop components in H2 atmosphere
Thomas Jungmann
Fraunhofer-Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE
16:20 tbd
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16:20 tbd
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16:40 tbd
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17:00 Stage rebuilding
 
     
18:00 Networking Evening
 
   
 
 

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