Battery Day 2022

September 14-15, 2022 in Braunschweig & Salzgitter

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Agenda Battery Day I

September 14th

Tour of the Battery LabFactory Braunschweig (BLB)
Individual travel to the conference hotel “Steigenberger Parkhotel Braunschweig” and Check-in
Transfer from Steigenberger Parkhotel to the VW plant in Salzgitter by bus
Visit to the VW plant in Salzgitter:
• Inspection of pilot line, laboratories and test field
• Theme islands on electric traction and battery topics
Transfer to the conference venue Steigenberger Parkhotel in Braunschweig
Get-together in the conference hotel - keynote by VW-Top-Executive

Agenda Battery Day II

September 15th

Registration Car Battery Congress
Car Battery Congress opening
Congress end

Battery Day 2021 | Official Aftermovie

Battery Day 2021
Steigenberger Parkhotel Braunschweig

Tomorrow‘s Battery:
- New materials
- New players
- New cell productions

Car Battery emerged from the battery special of the Car Symposium 2020. After successfully held as a part of the Symposium in Bochum, the event will continue in 2021 as an independent congress on battery materials and cell production capacities.

Battery Day 2021
The Page will be constantly updated and will soon be supplemented by the video contributions of the individual presentations.
→ Presentations 2021

Speakers 2021

Thomas Schmall

Member of the Board, Volkswagen AG & Chairman of the Board of Management (CEO), Volkswagen Group Components

Frank Blome

Head of Business Unit Battery Cell and System, Volkswagen AG

Dr. Matthias Ullrich

Head of Development in the Business Unit Battery Cell and System, Volkswagen AG

Dr. Daniel Schönfelder

Vice President Battery Materials Europe, BASF

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Arno Kwade

Director iPAT (Institute for Particle Technology), Technical University Braunschweig

Prof. Dr. Ferdinand Dudenhöffer

Director Center Automotive Research

- Moderator

Dr. Grzegorz Ombach

Executive Vice President Battery Systems,

Dr. Adrian Spillmann

Director Market Segment Battery Solutions, Bühler AG

Kai-Uwe Wollenhaupt

President of SVOLT Energy Technology (Europe) GmbH & Vice President of SVOLT Energy Technology Company

Martin Drasch

Chief Executive Officer, Manz AG

Nico Münch

Director Business Development Webasto Group, Battery Systems

Vesa Koivisto

SVP, Battery Operations, Finnish Minerals Group

Marc Paczian

VP Solution Engineering, TWAICE

Raja Badrinarayanan

Application Engineer, Ansys Sweden AB

Christian Ruediger

Strategic Partnerships and Government Affairs Director Johnson Matthey, Battery Materials

Klaus Steinmann

Global Head Automotive & Mobility, Mercuri Urval

Frank Reuter

Director of Future Mobility, Celanese

Dr. Stefan Bergold

Head of Business Development EU and US, Farasis Energy Europe GmbH

Leopold König


Stefan Grawunder

Key Account Manager, Dorey Converting Systems

Roberto García Martínez

CEO, Eurobattery Minerals AB

Markku Kivistö

Head of Cleantech, Invest In Finland, Business Finland

Dr. Stefan Schumann

Technical Director 3E and Sealants EMEA | Interface & Performance, Evonik Operations GmbH

Dr. Paul Spurk

Regional Manager Applied Technology Europe and North America, Umicore

Luise Müller-Hofstede

Client Partner, Circulor

Dr. Lothar Löchte

Head of Product Engineering, Erbslöh Aluminium GmbH, WKW Group

Hannu Hautala

CEO, Keliber Technology

Hermann Schweizer

Chief Technology Officer, Faradion

Manfred Kosche

Sr. Sales Manager e-Mobility, OEMs Europe, Henkel

Prof. Dr. Doris Segets

Institute for Combustion and Gas Dynamics, University Duisburg-Essen

Frank Ortmann

Business Development, TOX® PRESSOTECHNIK

Rainer Hald


Dr. Daniel Steffen Setz

Manager Cell Monitoring and Pre Development, Mercedes-Benz AG

Johannes J. Bührle

Head of Industry Management - Mobility, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH

Andreas Keil

Director Business Developement, Dürr Megtec

Dr. Michael Stapelbroek

Vice President of Electronics & Electrification, FEV

Jan-Steffen Lang

Key Account Manager, PEC

Kathrin Brueggemeier

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Past speakers for Battery Special 2020

Matthias Zentgraf

President, CATL Europa

Dr. Paul Spurk

Senior Manager Applied Technology, Umicore

Dr. Andreas Fischer

Vice President – R&D Battery Materials, BASF SE

Dr. Adrian Spillmann

Director Market Segment Battery Solutions, Bühler AG

Stefan von Dobschuetz

Managing Director, innogy eMobility Solutions GmbH

Ottmar Bitsche

Director E-Mobility, Porsche AG

Frank Blome

Leiter Geschäftsfeld Batteriezelle, Volkswagen Group Components

Shigeki Takayama

Vice President, Asahi Kasei Corp

Prof. Dr. Arno Kwade

Leiter TU Braunschweig, das Institut für Partikeltechnik (iPAT) , Battery LabFactory Braunschweig (BLB)

Dr. Julia Lyubina

Manager New Growth Business, Evonik Resource Efficiency GmbH

Norbert-William Sucke

Managing Director Division Extrusion,

Dr. Hartung Wilstermann

Executive Vice President, Webasto Energy & Components Battery Systems

Kai-Uwe Wollenhaupt

President of SVOLT Energy Technology (Europe) GmbH & Vice President of SVOLT Energy Technology Company