World Energy Storage Day (WESD) virtual Global Conference and Expo are going to be organized on 22 September to commemorate the 5th WESD to foster a global ecosystem for the promotion of energy storage and emerging technologies.
Customized Energy Solutions is the presenting partner and India Energy Storage Alliance is the organizer of the WESD-Global Conference and expo.
The 24-hour marathon event will be held on September 22, covering four global regions- Asia Pacific, India -Russia, Europe - the Middle East and Africa, and North and South America with sessions on stationary energy storage, e-mobility, and charging infrastructure, manufacturing, innovation, R&D and green hydrogen.
"The event is expected to attract global participation from over 100 countries with an intent to facilitate bilateral trade, market development, and new research and innovation with the participation of regulators, policymakers, and international speakers," the official statement read.
The conference will also have nine parallel workshops by various partners with the aim to help in skill development, to understand and learn the fundamentals of advanced energy storage technology trends. Also, to bring together stakeholders to catalyze partnerships and activities, share experience on best-practice technologies, to help identify any gaps, and international cooperation.
"To encourage start-ups in the Smart Energy, Energy Storage, Electric Mobility, Green Hydrogen, and IoT, a Start-Up workshop is supported by New Energy Nexus and TiE India Angels," added the official statement.
The Solar and Storage Workshop will be organized by the National Solar Energy Federation of India and supported by the India Energy Storage Alliance, International Solar Alliance (ISA) & Solar Power Europe (SPE). Energy Storage Project Modelling workshop organized by Customized Energy Solutions (CES).
Workshop on Battery Recycling & Re-Use in the Sub- Saharan region supported by The World Bank and Global Battery Alliance.
Energy Access Workshop organized by India Energy Storage Alliance and Alliance for Rural Electrification.
Long-Duration Energy Storage will provide information on the US DOE Earth shot initiative and is supported by the US Department of Energy (DoE).
Additional workshops on EV Infrastructure and Urban Air Mobility are all set to have an engaging discussion with the participants.
Women in Energy Forum by India Energy Storage Alliance, Clean Tech business Forum by CleanTech Business Club will also take place during the event.
Leading organizations, Government bodies, National Labs, and Associations across the globe will be presenting their country’s contribution in the sector and will deliberate on the latest trends.