DAY-BY-DAY SCHEDULE

Conference Agenda

Day One

Monday, February 20th, 2023

1:00 p.m.

Golf Tournament

Shotgun start

2:30 p.m.

Tennis Tournament

7:00 - 9:30 p.m.

Tournament Dinner

Additional registration required.

Day Two

Tuesday, February 21st, 2023

7:30 a.m.

Registration Opens

7:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Exhibit Floor Set Up

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Education Committee Meeting

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Zinc Battery Committee Meeting

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Military Battery Committee/MPSC Meeting

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Policy & Regulatory Committee Meeting

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Use-Inspired Research Committee

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Lithium Battery Recycling Committee Meeting

9:00 a.m. - Noon

Shmuel De Leon Battery Safety Workshop

Additional registration required.

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Manufacturing in North America Committee Meeting

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Second Life Battery Committee Meeting

11:00 a.m. - Noon

Energy Materials Committee Meeting

11:00 a.m. - Noon

Tracking & Tracing Committee Meeting

Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

On your own

1:00 p.m.

Opening of NAATBatt 2023

1:00 - 1:10 p.m.

Welcome by Executive Director and President of NAATBatt

Jim Greenberger
NAATBatt International

Renata Arsenault
Ford Motor Company

1:10 - 1:30 p.m.

Report of the Chief Science Officer of NAATBatt

Prof. Stanley Whittingham
Binghamton University SUNY

1:30 - 1:50 p.m.

Report of the Chief Technology Officer of NAATBatt

Bob Galyen
Galyen Energy

1:50 - 2:10 p.m.

Market Report: EV Markets in North America

Evelina Stoikou
BloombergNEF

2:10 - 2:30 p.m.

Market Report: ESS Markets in North America

Chris Seiple
Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables

2:30 - 2:50 p.m.

Market Report: Lithium Battery Cell and Cell Components Manufacturing in North America

Michael Sanders
Avicenne Energy

2:50 - 3:30 p.m.

Opening of Exhibit Showcase and Networking Break

3:30 - 3:50 p.m.

Market Report: Energy Materials Markets Outlook

Andrew Miller
Benchmark Minerals Intelligence

3:50 - 4:10 p.m.

Making Sense of the Opportunities in the Inflation Reduction Act

Nathan Niese
Boston Consulting Group

4:10 - 5:40 p.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 1A

Upstream Companies

4:10 - 5:40 p.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 1B

Downstream Companies

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Opening Reception

7:00 - 9:30 p.m.

Opening Dinner

7:15 - 9:30 p.m.

Board of Directors Meeting and Dinner

Day Three

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023

7:30 - 8:20 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

Breakfast Discussion Table 1

Breakfast Discussion Table 2

Breakfast Discussion Table 3

Breakfast Discussion Table 4

8:20 - 8:25 a.m.

Welcome by the Chairman of NAATBatt

Jeff Yambrick
Energy Supply Developers, LLC

8:25 - 8:35 a.m.

Reports by Breakfast Discussion Leaders

8:35 - 8:45 a.m.

NAATBatt Annual Members Meeting

8:45 - 9:35 a.m.

The Upstream Lithium Ion Supply Chain Challenge in North America

Abby Wulf
Securing our Energy Future (SAFE)

Austin Devaney
Piedmont Lithium

Linda Gaines
Argonne National Laboratory

9:35 - 10:25 a.m.

Roundtable: Who Will the Winners and Losers in the Battery Business be Five Years from Now?

Dirk Spiers (Moderator)
Spiers New Technologies

Kurt Kelty
Sila Nanotechnologies, Inc.

Ted Miller
Ford Motor Company

Kurt Vandeputte
Umicore

Julie Blundren
New Energy Nexus

10:25 - 11:00 a.m.

Networking Break

11:00 - 12:25 p.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 2A

Upstream Companies

11:00 - 12:25 p.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 2B

Downstream Companies

12:25 - 1:55 p.m.

Lunch

1:55 - 2:45 p.m.

Breaking Down the Barriers to Commercialization of U.S. Battery Innovation

James Trevey (Moderator)
Forge Nano

Sue Babinec
Argonne National Laboratory

Christina Lampe-Onnerud
Cadenza Innovation

Mike Fetchenko
Sion Power

2:45 - 4:00 p.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 3A

Upstream Companies

2:45 - 4:00 p.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 3B

Downstream Companies

4:00 - 4:40 p.m.

Networking Break

4:40 - 5:30 p.m.

Addressing Safety Requirements in Lithium Battery Packaging and Logistics

Brian Engle
Amphenol Sensors

Nathan Nye
Tesla

Bob Clatterbuck
U.S. Department of Transportation
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Networking Reception

7:45 - 8:30 p.m.

NAATBatt Annual Gala Dinner

8:30 - 8:50 p.m.

Keynote Speaker

8:50 - 9:10 p.m.

Lifetime Achievement Award Presentations

Day Four

Thursday, February 23rd, 2023

7:30 - 8:20 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

Breakfast Discussion Table 1

Breakfast Discussion Table 2

Breakfast Discussion Table 3

Breakfast Discussion Table 4

8:20 - 8:25 a.m.

Welcome by President-Elect of NAATBatt

Joe LoGrasso
Polaris Industries Inc.

8:25 - 8:35 a.m.

Reports by Breakfast Discussion Leaders

8:35 - 9:25 a.m.

Developing Battery Charging and V2G Infrastructure

Pablo Valencia
General Motors 

Margaret O’Riley
Electrada

Jeremy Watrous
Blink Charging

9:25 - 10:50 a.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 4A

Upstream Companies

9:25 - 10:50 a.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 4B

Downstream Companies

10:50 - 11:30 a.m.

Networking Break

11:30 - 12:20 p.m.

Better Ways to Handle Black Mass

David Klanecky
Cirba Solutions

Sidd Subramani
Hatch

Dr. Jim Craner
Tesla

12:20 - 1:45 p.m.

Lunch

1:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 5A

Upstream Companies

1:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Member Update Presentations: Session 5B

Downstream Companies

3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Salt River Project ESS Tour

Matthew Rhodes (Host)
Salt River Project

5:45 - 6:45 p.m.

Farewell Reception