Fuel Systems for Mobility 2023

    Traditional and Alternative Energy Sources, Technical Developments, Materials and Markets


    Date: Thursday, March 2, 2023 (one day only)

    Venue: The Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel. 21111 Haggerty Rd., Novi, MI 48375

    Format: In-Person

    Sponsored by:


    The ITB Group’s annual conference continues to explore the latest developments, trends and technologies impacting traditional and alternative energy systems. For 2023, leading global experts will convene to address important developments in energy use efficiency, emissions, energy storage vessels and related components. Innovations and technology developments in fuel and hydrogen systems, will be highlighted.

    Register now to join our conference to learn from your peers, network in-person with customers, and discover solutions to engineering and industry challenges. Program sessions include:

    • On-Board Hydrogen Storage and Refueling
    • Developments in Fuel Systems
    • Mobility Innovation: Current Practices and Emerging Futures - KEYNOTE by University of California, Berkeley
    • Fuel Cell Vehicle Developments
    • Fuel Cell Vehicle Market Developments


    Interested to take a leading role in our conference? Sign up now as a presenter, sponsor, and/or exhibitor. Use our platform to discuss your developments center stage, showcase your technologies, drive business discussions, create valuable touch points with your customers, and collaborate with industry leaders. Click the links on the right for complete details and please contact Bryan Eldredge, Program Director with any questions or to secure your 2023 participation.

    Email: beldredge@itbgroup.com / Phone: +1 248-380-6310.

    Fuel Systems for Mobility 2023 CONFERENCE AGENDA - March 2, 2023

    7:45 a.m.

    Registration, Networking, and Continental Breakfast

    8:50 a.m.

    Welcome and Opening Remarks

    Dr. Joel Kopinsky, Managing Director and Co-Founder – The ITB Group

    On-Board Hydrogen Storage and Refueling

    9:00 a.m.

    The Challenges in Hydrogen Transport & Storage, and the Benefits of Conformable Hydrogen Tank Technology

    Tony Lancione, Supply Chain & Product Lifecycle LeadNoble Gas Systems

    9:30 a.m.

    Helping Hydrogen Refueling Stations Tackle Pressure Management Challenges

    Paul Kondratyev, Product Marketing Manager - Emerson Tescom

    10:00 a.m.

    Hydrogen Storage for Long Haul Truck Application – The Challenges and Opportunities of Gaseous and Cryogenic Solutions

    Tarek Abdel-Baset, ZE Hydrogen Storage Systems Chief Engineer - FORVIA

    10:30 a.m.

    How Rotomolding Can Meet the Challenging Demands of Hydrogen Storage for FCEVs

    Rob Kaminsky, Business Development Engineer - Arkema

    10:50 a.m.

    Networking Break and Refreshments
    Developments in Fuel Systems

    11:30 a.m.

    New Developments for Low Bleed Canister Applications

    Dr. Andrzej Kalina, EVAP Engineering Manager - BorgWarner

    12:00 p.m.

    A Study on Fuel System Unit Test Method Using Six-Axis Motion Platform

    JeongSeok Lee, Senior Engineer at Fuel Design Team - Hyundai Motor Company

    12:30 p.m.

    Fuel Systems for Mobility

    Dr. Joel Kopinsky, Managing Director and Co-Founder - The ITB Group 

    and Speaker TBD

    1:00 p.m.


    2:00 p.m.

    Mobility Innovation: Current Practices and Engineering Futures

    Adam Cohen, Research Associate, Innovative Mobility Research Group - University of California, Berkeley

    Fuel Cell Vehicle Developments

    2:30 p.m.

    Commercial Fuel Cell Vehicle Deployments

    Shannon Bartlett, Director of Sales and Business Development, North America - Ballard Power Systems

    3:00 p.m.

    Dedicated Specialty Polyamide-solutions for Hydrogen Fuel Lines in FCEVs

    David Schmitz, Business Development Manager, Automotive and Mobility - Evonik

    3:20 p.m.

    Customer-Centric Vehicle Design and Fuel Cell Integration: The Key to Deploying Hydrogen-Electric Fleets

    Thomas Rost, Director of Business Development, North America - Loop Energy

    3:50 p.m.

    Networking Break and Refreshments

    Fuel Cell Vehicle Market Developments

    4:15 p.m.

    Small Footprint, Iridium-Free PEM Electrolyzers

    Cherish Giovinazzo, Director of Business Development - H2U Technologies

    4:30 p.m.

    Green Hydrogen for Mobility: Markets and Use Cases

    Stephen Szymanski, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Americas - Nel Hydrogen

    5:00 p.m.

    Mobility and Transportation: E-fuels and the Role Hydrogen Plays

    Katy Perry, Technical Sales Manager and Business Development for Sustainable Energy Systems - Siemens Energy

    5:30 p.m.

    Closing Remarks


    Note: The safety of our clients is The ITB Group’s number one priority. ITB will continue to monitor the global pandemic and adhere to state and government mandates to provide a safe meeting environment at our 2023 conferences.

    ITB will photograph the conference for promotional purposes. By participating in the conference you grant ITB permission to use your likeness in any/all conference related promotions.

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