The 2018 Battery Show Advisory Board is comprised of leading experts in all conference content areas: Battery Technology, Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology, and Critical Power Technology. These accomplished scientists, engineers, and executives from top companies such as A123 Systems, Avicenne, Siemens, Ford, and General Motors rigorously reviewed all call-for-speaker submissions to develop a conference of the highest quality and industry relevance. The Advisory Board members also provide valuable input throughout the conference planning process to make sure that the speakers, subjects, and topics cover information that you can take back to your company and make use of right away.

List of Advisory Board Members:

Daniel Abraham, Senior Research Scientist, Argonne National Lab

Venkat Anandan, Battery Research Scientist, Ford Motor Company

Gary Baker, Sr. Electrical Engineer, Electrical Production Group, Eaton

Kevin Clemens, Senior Editor, Battery Power and Energy, Design News

Shmuel De-Leon, CEO, Shmuel De-Leon Energy

Bob Galyen, CTO, Contemporary Amperex Tech Ltd, SAE

James Greenberger, Executive Director, NAATBatt International

Oliver Gross, Technical Fellow, Energy Storage Systems, Electrified Powertrain Propulsion Systems, FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles)

Qichao Hu, Founder & CEO, SolidEnergy Systems

Leslie Kilgore, Vice President, Engineering, Thomas Built Buses/Daimler

Jody Leber, Senior Technologist, Energy Storage, CSA Group

Paul Menig, CEO, Tech-I-M

Jason Muccioli, Product Manager, A123 Systems

Dave Rich, BFO - BOM Family Owner 12V - 48V Vehicle Electrification and Tech Development, General Motors

Craig Rigby, Vice President Technology, Power Solutions, Johnson Controls

Mark Rychlinski, Technical Fellow, Electric Power, General Motors

Mike Safoutin, Senior Mechanical Engineer, US EPA

Michael Sanders, Senior Advisor, Avicenne

Saeed Siavoshani, Technical Specialist Hybridization/Electrification, Siemens PLM

Matti Vint, North America Engineering R&D Director, Valeo