29 April 2019

Strong speakers line-up confirmed at EUROBAT Forum 2019

Parliamentary State Secretary Thomas Bareiß from German Federal Government 

to deliver keynote speech in Berlin


Ahead of the EUROBAT Forum conference of June14th in Berlin, the association is pleased to confirm the strong line-up of speakers, as well as programme and timing.

2019 is a key year for the EU and for the European battery industry. On 26 May, Europe will elect a new European Parliament and a new Commission will start working beginning November of this year. In the next years, the new European institutions will work on key policy files related to batteries: Battery Directive, End-of-Life Vehicles Directive, eco-design for batteries and REACH.

The EUROBAT Forum - taking alternatively place in Brussels and another European- will indeed discuss the above upcoming policy developments and possible impacts on battery manufacturers and suppliers.

The audience typically consists of policy-makers, research institutes, analysts, NGO’s, Energy Storage companies and media.





The programme comprises this year the following three sessions:

  • Decarbonisation of energy and mobility systems and batteries as key enabler.
  • Global macro-economic environment and Europe after the elections.
  • Sustainability of batteries

Join us and listen to representatives of: German Federal Government, Johnson Controls Power Solutions, VDA - German Association of the Automotive Industry, BVES - German Energy Storage Association, NABU - Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union Germany, CEPS - Center of European Policy Studies, Joint Research Centre, European Commission, ILA - International Lead Association and Umicore.

For registration and more information, go to: Associations and media can join the conference free of charge.