«Battery Innovation 2020» — battery of the best ideas of the industry


The preliminary results of the International Scientific and Technical Conference «Battery Innovation 2020», which took place on February 13-14 in Togliatti. The event that is held for the second year in a row, this time gathered a record number of guests, more than 160 people were visited. The substantial reports were about 50 speakers, leading experts in the chemical sources of current from Russia, Belgium, Austria, Germany, Turkey, the Republic of Belarus, as well as the Association of European Manufacturers of Automotive and Industrial EUROBAT Batteries and the Interbat International Association. The conference was supported and representatives of the government of the Samara Region and the administration of the city of Toleyatti, deputies of the Samara Provincial Duma and members of the Union of Employers Association of the Samara Region.

According to the reviews of the participants, an event on their scale and meaningful, surpassed the most bold expectations. Strategic and thematic sessions have passed in the mode of lively discussions. Each participant found something interesting for himself and useful, both during work and in informal communication. A new and very important element of the conference was to conduct a scientific and technical contest «Developer of breakthrough technologies of chemical sources of current», designed to stimulate young scientists to research work. Holders of three prizes were awarded diplomas and cash prizes.

The final chord was an excursion to AKO’s rechargeable production in Zhigulevsk, where guests were able to personally familiarize themselves with the production process and technologies of the domestic industry leader.

Following the conference, the final document of «Resolution and Decisions» will be adopted, which involves such joint actions of the participants in both the scientific and technical sphere and in relation to legislative and economic initiatives.

We thank all the participants and organizers of the International Scientific and Technical Conference «Battery Innovation 2020» and hope that our joint initiatives will find their embodiment!