September 29 + 30, 2020
Stuttgart, Germany

Detailed Conference Program

Plenary Sessions
Workshops
Topic Tables
Parallel Sessions

A - Opening Plenary

Sep 10, 09:30–11:00, König-Karl-Halle, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Dr. Pascal Bader

Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector Baden-Württemberg, Germany

09:30–09:40
Welcome note

Sibylle Hepting-Hug
Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

09:40–10:00
The German hydrogen and fuel cell landscape

Thorsten Herbert
National Organisation Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology GmbH, Germany

10:00–10:30
Demonstrating sectorial integration through hydrogen valleys

Bart Biebuyck
Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking, Belgium

10:30–11:00
An outside view of the hydrogen and fuel cell landscape in China

Franz Lehner
E4tech Sarl, Switzerland

Coffee break

Sep 10, 11:00–11:30, List-Saal and Eyth-Saal, 2nd Floor

B - Plenary I

Sep 10, 11:30–13:00, König-Karl-Halle, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Dr. Pascal Bader

Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector Baden-Württemberg, Germany

11:30–12:00
Critical raw materials for electric vehicles

Aline Hendrich
thinkstep AG, Germany

12:00–12:30
CertifHy: A European guarantee of origin platform to prove the environmental benefits of hydrogen

Guy de Reals
Air Liquide, France

12:30–13:00
f-cell Beyond the Box - Hydrogen as an Energy Vector

Dr. Jörg Wind
Daimler AG, Germany

Lunch break

Sep 10, 13:00–14:30, List-Saal and Eyth-Saal, 2nd Floor

C5 - Hydrogen solutions for public road and rail transportation

Sep 10, 14:00–15:00

14:00–15:00
Topic Table Speakers

Mark Kirby
CHFCA Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association, Canada
Oben Uluc
Ballard Power Systems Inc., Germany
Mark Kammerer
Hydrogenics GmbH, Germany

C1 - Commercial Vehicles

Sep 10, 14:30–15:30, König-Karl-Halle, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Dr. Manuel C. Schaloske

e-mobil BW State Agency for New Mobility Solutions and Automotive Baden-Württemberg, Germany

14:30–14:50
Commercialization HD Fuel Cell Trucks - How to Get Going

Rolf Huber
Hyundai Hydrogen Mobility, Switzerland

14:50–15:10
The Fuel Cell System Solution of Commercial FCEV in China

Aaron Sun
Shanghai Re-Fire Technology, China

15:10–15:30
Implementation of cutting edge fuel cell technology throughout the transport system

Dr. Thomas Tingelöf
PowerCell, Sweden

C2 - Electrolysis

Sep 10, 14:30–15:30, Room Karlsruhe, 1st Floor

Session Chair: Prof. Dr. K. Andreas Friedrich

DLR - German Aerospace Center, Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics, Germany

14:30–14:50
High temperature electrolysis - efficient industry solution enabling lowest H2 costs

Klaus Ullrich
sunfire GmbH, Germany

14:50–15:10
Large scale PEM electrolysis for industrial applications

Thomas Bielmeier
Siemens AG, Germany

15:10–15:30
Demonstration of a 10 MW PEM electrolyser at a refinery

Dr. Frithjof Kublik
REFHYNE for Shell, Germany

C3 - Hydrogen Regions

Sep 10, 14:30–15:30, Room Reutlingen, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Dr. Thomas Kattenstein

EnergieAgentur.NRW, Germany

14:30–14:50
eFarm – The Joint Project for Hydrogen Mobility in North Frisia

Andre Steinau
GP Joule GmbH, Germany

14:50–15:10
HYPOS – Green Hydrogen in East Germany

Stefan Bergander
HYPOS - Hydrogen Power Storage & Solutions East Germany e.V., Germany

15:10–15:30
Burgundy-Franche Comté: Green Hydrogen Strategy to turn the region into a positive energy region

C4 - Workshop: Doing Business in China, Part I

Sep 10, 14:30–15:30, Room Mannheim, 1st Floor

Session Chair: Reinhold Wurster

LBST Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik GmbH, Germany

14:30–14:50
Getting started – Entering a complex and compelling market

Henriette Wildnitz
German Industry and Commerce Greater China GmbH, Germany

14:50–15:10
Case study: John Cockerill

Roland Hequet
John Cockerill Energy, Belgium

15:10–15:15
Sino German Electro-Mobility Innovation and Support Center (SGEC)

Reinhold Wurster
LBST Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik GmbH, Germany

15:15–15:30
Questions & Answers

Coffee break

Sep 10, 15:30–16:00, List-Saal and Eyth-Saal, 2nd Floor

D - Plenary II - f-cell Talk: What Drives our Future?

Sep 10, 16:00–17:00, König-Karl-Halle, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Jürgen Pfeiffer

PFEIFFER fragt - der Polit.Talk, Germany

16:00–17:00
Panelists

Dr. Achim Schaadt
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Germany
Gerhard Untiedt
MEYER WERFT GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
Dr. Ulrich Bünger
LBST Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik GmbH, Germany
Nikolas Iwan
H2 MOBILITY Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
Prof. Dr. Ralf Wörner
Hochschule Esslingen - University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Evening Event with f-cell award

Sep 10, 19:00–23:00, Wagenhallen (Innerer Nordbahnhof 1, Stuttgart)

E - Plenary III - Market Overviews

Sep 11, 09:00–10:45, König-Karl-Halle, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Bart Biebuyck

Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking, Belgium

09:00–09:30
Fuel Cells and Hydrogen in America: Moving Forward

Morry B. Markowitz
FCHEA Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association, United States of America

09:30–10:00
Current status of hydrogen society in Japan and Tokyo Gas's initiatives

Dr. Kazuyoshi Honda
Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd., Japan

10:00–10:10
Welcome note

Honourable Bill Johnston MLA
Government of Western Australia, Australia

10:10–10:40
Hydrogen in Australia: Ramping up Commercialization

Dr. Attilio Pigneri
The Hydrogen Utility, Australia

Coffee break

Sep 11, 10:45–11:00, List-Saal and Eyth-Saal, 2nd Floor

F - Plenary IV - Market Overviews

Sep 11, 11:00–12:30, König-Karl-Halle, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Bart Biebuyck

Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking, Belgium

11:00–11:30
A new marketplace for hydrogen mobility in Switzerland

Daniel Hofer
Avenergy Suisse , Switzerland

11:30–12:00
Why is Chile "the hidden champion" of Power-to-X?

Hans-Werner Kulenkampff
H2 Chile Asociación Chilena de Hidrógeno, Chile

12:00–12:30
The Netherlands, a frontrunner in hydrogen?

Drs RC Afkenel Schipstra
N.V. Nederlandse Gasunie Gasunie Research, Netherlands

Lunch break

Sep 11, 12:30–14:00, List-Saal and Eyth-Saal, 2nd Floor

G4 - Workshop: Electrochemical Hydrogen Purification

Sep 11, 13:30–15:00, Room Karlsruhe, 1st Floor

Session Chair: Prof. Dr. Sven Schmitz

Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg, Germany

13:30–14:00
Modelling of Electrochemical Hydrogen Purification and Compression

Dieter Froning
Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Germany

14:00–14:30
Electrochemical Hydrogen Compression in the Hydrogen Fuel Chain

Leonard Raymakers
HyET Hydrogen B.V., Netherlands

14:30–15:00
Economical Assessment of Hydrogen Recycling with Electrochemical Hydrogen Purification

Linda Schorer
Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg, Mannheim, Germany

G1 - Heavy Duty: Buses

Sep 11, 14:00–15:00, König-Karl-Halle, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Dr. Frank M. Koch

EnergieAgentur.NRW, Germany

14:00–14:20
The German Fuel Cell Bus Cluster

Dr. Frank M. Koch
EnergieAgentur.NRW, Germany

14:20–14:40
Urban mobility with fuel cell - a prospect for dynamic start ups

Gerhard Schneider
ebe EUROPA GmbH, Germany

14:40–15:00
Toyota's hydrogen and electrification strategy

Dr. Stephan Herbst
Toyota Motor Europe N/V S/A, Belgium

G2 - Modes of Transport: Technical Similarities and Discrepancies

Sep 11, 14:00–15:00, Room Reutlingen, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Philipp Braunsdorf

National Organisation Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology GmbH, Germany

14:00–14:20
Coradia iLint: World’s first hydrogen train in regular passenger operation

Stefan Schrank
ALSTOM Transport Deutschland GmbH, Germany

14:20–14:40
Update on development of emission free hybrid propulsion systems for aircraft applications

Dr. Johannes Schirmer
DLR - German Aerospace Center, Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics, Germany

14:40–15:00
Zero emission hydrogen ferry

Frode Skaar
Westcon Power & Automation AS, Norway

G3 - Workshop: Doing Business in China, Part II

Sep 11, 14:00–15:00, Room Mannheim, 1st Floor

Session Chair: Wei Chen

China Machinery Industry Federation, China

14:00–14:20
China’s Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Industry Policies and Development Logic

Wei Chen
China Machinery Industry Federation, China

14:20–14:40
China industry and business advice

Tony Tang
TrendBank, China

14:40–15:00
Questions & Answers

Coffee break

Sep 11, 15:00–15:30, List-Saal and Eyth-Saal, 2nd Floor

H1 - Large Scale Hydrogen Refueling Station Concepts

Sep 11, 15:30–16:30, König-Karl-Halle, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Jorgo Chatzimarkakis

Hydrogen Europe, Belgium

15:30–15:50
Optimal design and cost of a potential hydrogen refueling station network for heavy-duty vehicles in Germany in 2050

Prof. Dr. Martin Wietschel
Fraunhofer-Institut für System- und Innovationsforschung ISI, Germany

15:50–16:10
Infrastructure requirements for H2/FC busses in urban bus fleets

Stefan Kupferschmid
thinkstep AG, Germany

16:10–16:30
Let's go exponential with Linde's large scale H2 train stations

Markus Bachmeier
Linde AG, Germany

H2 - News from the German Science Sector

Sep 11, 15:30–16:30, Room Reutlingen, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Dr. Alexander Dyck

German Aerospace Center - Institute of Networked Energy Systems, Germany

15:30–15:50
Independent laboratories for the hydrogen quality analysis

Dr. Christian Spitta
ZBT Zentrum für BrennstoffzellenTechnik GmbH, Germany

15:50–16:10
Investigating the influence of through-plane ionomer gradients in catalyst layers

Ulf Groos
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems, Germany

16:10–16:30
New trends in low temperature electrolysis: AEM and NH3 electro-synthesis

Dr. Aldo Gago
DLR - German Aerospace Center, Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics, Germany
Dr. Corinna Harms
DLR - German Aerospace Center, Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics, Germany

H3 - f-cell Pitches

Sep 11, 15:30–16:30, Tower B, 2nd Floor

Session Chair: Dr. Andreas Truckenbrodt

Truckenbrodt Clean Energy Consulting Inc., Canada

H4 - Workshop: Hydrogen in Occitanie

Sep 11, 15:30–16:30, Room Mannheim, 1st Floor

Session Chair: Benjamin Fevre

AD’OCC, Competitiveness Agency of Occitanie Region, France

15:30–15:50
Hydrogen in Occitanie : structuration of a new industrial sector and deployment strategy

Benjamin Fevre
AD’OCC, Competitiveness Agency of Occitanie Region, France

15:50–16:10
Hydrogen fuel cell for transport application

Vincent Lemaire
SAFRA, France

16:10–16:30
Renewable Energy Storage and Management for Stationary Application

Maxime Olivon
NEXEYA, France

Farewell Drinks

Sep 11, 16:30–17:00, List-Saal and Eyth-Saal, 2nd Floor