September 12-14, 2017 NOVI, MICHIGAN

State of the Advanced Battery Competitive Patent Landscape

  • An overview of the different battery patents in the industry and who owns them
  • An overview of the battery technology ownership landscape to identify which companies are spending resources in what areas
  • An insight into the trends regarding the evolution of advanced battery technology development
 Rappaport
Matthew Rappaport, Managing Director, IP Checkups

Introducing TYVA MODULOO: The first 3D Li-Ion Modular and Green Battery

  • Introduction to TYVA-ENERGIE Group
  • State-of-the-art battery assembly 
  • TYVA MODULOO innovation and benefits
 Claudel
Thierry Claudel, CEO/CTO, TYVA-ENERGIE Group

Exploring Fiber Laser Solutions for Battery and Renewable Energy Technologies

  • High-brightness single-mode fiber lasers for high-speed remote foil cutting
  • Nanosecond pulsed lasers for dissimilar metal joining of electrical conductors
  • Tailored joining of foils, electronic conductors and hermetic battery packaging
 Capostagno
Daniel Capostagno, Applications Manager – Americas, SPI

Testing for Trace Moisture in Battery Materials Using Relative Humidity Technology – a Karl Fischer Titration Alternative

  • The negative effects of moisture on batteries and in the battery manufacturing process
  • Historical methods of testing for moisture content in batteries and battery components
  • Modern alternatives for testing the moisture content of batteries and battery components
 Rowe
Garrett Rowe, Lab Manager, Arizona Instrument LLC

Using Fatigue Damage Spectrum for Accelerated Testing with Correlation to End-Use Environment

  • Replicate in the laboratory the failure modes resulting from dynamic stresses experienced in the field
  • Correlate to the end-use environment to validate target reliability requirements
  • Three fundamental questions about developing accelerated random vibration stress tests
 Cogbill
Andy Cogbill, Application Engineer, Vibration Research

An Overview of NETZSCH Advanced Grinding & Dispersing Technologies in LiB application

  • Grinding of cathode and anode materials
  • Dispersing of CCS (ceramic coated separator) materials
  • Mixing and dispersing for conductive slurry
 Kwon
Yong Jin Kwon, Technical Sales, Specialist Focus Battery Team Worldwide, NETZSCH

Outlining Battery Management Considerations for Utility-Scale Energy Storage Systems

  • Scalability – managing parallel battery stacks without BMS hardware redundancy
  • System integration and interoperability – the MESA-Device/ SunSpec Energy Storage Model
  • Remote access and control – data analytics, performance optimization, firmware updating
 Worry
Michael Worry, CEO, President, Nuvation Engineering

Evaluating Safe Lithium-Ion Battery Testing for Automotive Applications

  • Safety components for lithium-ion battery testing
  • Testing guidelines and industry standards including EUCAR Hazard Levels
  • Selecting proper safety options
     
 Boring
Kevin Boring, Senior Application Engineer, Weiss Envirotronics

Evaluating Heraeus Porocarb® - a unique functional carbon additive platform for lithium ion batteries, supercapacitors and lead acid batteries

  • Heraeus Porocarb functional carbon additive platform for aqueous and non-aqueous electrochemical energy storage and conversion systems
  • Porocarb carbons exhibit a unique and tunable porosity profile
  • Benefits of pore network in various types of cells. 
 Samuelis
Dominik Samuelis PhD, Head of Innovation, Heraeus New Businesses – Battery

New Solutions for Suppression of Lithium Ion Battery Fires

  • LithSafe representing a new product: EXTOVER
  • EXTOVER is capable of providing both active & passive protection against thermal incidents
  • LithSafe & EXTOVER developing solutions for testing-transport- storage of damaged or compromised lithium ion batteries
 Flood
Gerry Flood, CEO, LithSafe div. of OnGARD, LLC

Mission Critical & Off-Grid Storage Solutions using: Nickel Iron & Lithium Iron Phosphate Batteries

 Williams
Brandon Williams, CEO & Lead System Designer, Iron Edison Battery Company