E-Meeting on Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

Israel Innovation Authority, PM Office, Israel and Fraunhofer Germany– overview of activities and collaboration facilitation

Date

03/09/2020
Time:
11:30
-
14:30

Time Zone

Israel
19/08/2020 - 02/09/2020

Target Audience

Target Audience

CEOs, researchers, CTO, R&S ; relevant for Transportation or material handling and stationary companies, and more

Sector

Hydrogen
Materials
Smart Transportation
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About the Event

An overview on activities and facilitating collaboration between Israel and Germany. It is possible to join as LISTENERS ONLY.

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Participants include:

Germany:

  • Dr. Susanne Wasum-Rainer, German Ambassador to Israel
  • Prof. Dr. Reimund Neugebauer, President of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
  • Prof. Dr. Welf- Guntram Drossel, Fraunhofer, IWU., Head of the Fuel Cell Project
  • Dr. Ulrike Beyer, Fraunhofer IWU., Coordinator of Fuel Cell Project
  • Prof. Dr. Christopher Hebling, Fraunhofer ISE, Head of the Hydrogen Project 
  • Dr. Simon Harst, Fraunhofer HQ
  • Mrs. Barbara Seimetz, Science Counsellor, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

 Israel: 

  • Dr. Anat Bonshtien, Chairman and Director of the Fuel Choices and Smart Mobility Initiative, Israel's Prime Minister's Office
  • Dr. Aviv Zeevi-Balasiano VP, Technology Infrastructure Division, Israel Innovation Authority
  • Moshe Avrahami, Technology Infrastructure Division, Israel Innovation Authority
  • Dr. Ehud Galun, MAFAT
  • Dr. Gideon Friedman, Chief Scientist of Ministry of Energy
  • Dr. Ela Strauss, Israel Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Dr. Lior Elbaz, Head of IFCC, Israel
  • Dr. Alon Stopel, Head of R&D, Elbit 
  • Dr. Erwin Gutelmacher, Elbit & PoCellTec
  • Dr. Miles Page, CTO, POCellTech
  • Gennadi Finkelshtain, CTO & VP R&D, GenCell
  • Talmon Marco, CEO, H2Pro
  • Prof. Dr. Rafi Wertheim, Fraunhofer Senior Advisor, Israel
  • Nimrod Vizansky, Fraunhofer Advisor ,Israel

Agenda

10:30 - 10:45

Welcome and Greetings

  • Aharon Aharon, CEO, Israel Innovation Authority 
  • Dr. Susanne Wasum-Rainer, German Ambassador to Israel
  • Prof. Dr. Reimund Neugebauer, President of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Germany
10:45 - 11:15

Opening Lectures

  • 10:45 -11:00:
    Mr. Mathias Rauch– Director Research Strategy and Policy at Fraunhofer headquarters - The Fraunhofer Organization – global structure and development directions, R&D activities, energy and fuel cells, collaborative projects with Israel  l    
  • 11:00 – 11:15:
    Dr. Anat Bonshtien, Chairwoman and Director of the Fuel Choices and Smart Mobility Initiative, Israel's Prime Minister's Office: 
    Overview of R&D activities and projects in fuel cells and Hydrogen. The Israeli regulatory landscape and strategy in adapting new fuels. On-going collaborative projects with Germany  
11:15 - 12:15

Technical Sessions

  • 11:15 – 11:30:
    Prof. Dr. Christopher Hebling, Fraunhofer, ISE, Germany – The Role of Hydrogen and Fuel Cells in a Sustainable Energy Future
  • 11:30 – 11:45:
    Prof. Dr. Welf-Guntram Drossel & Dr. Ulrike Beyer, Fraunhofer  IWU. Germany - The German approach, R&D directions and manufacturing of Fuel Cells
  • 11:45 – 12:00:
    Dr. Lior Elbaz, Head of IFCC (Israel Fuel Cell Consortium) – Overview of the academic research on fuel cells 
  • 12:00 – 12:15:
    Dr. Gideon Friedman, Chief Scientist of the Ministry of Energy – Pilots and demonstrations in fuel cells and hydrogen
12:15 - 12:45

Companies' Discussions

  • 12:15 – 12:25
    Dr. Ervin Tal-Gutelmacher - VP R&D and Elbit - Presentation of PO-CellTech
  • 12:25 – 12:35
    Gennadi Finkelshtain, CTO & VP R&D, GenCell
  • 12:35 – 12:45
    Talmon Marco, CEO, H2Pro
12:45 - 13:30

Roundtable Discussion

Dr. Aviv Zeevi-Balasiano VP, Technology Infrastructure Division, Israel Innovation Authority

Collaboration opportunities between Fraunhofer and-Israel 

Registration

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