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Battery Storage Systems

Battery Storage Systems

Harness the power of energy storage today. Drive competitive advantage for your business tomorrow.

We will announce the next run of this course in due course. If you are interested and would like to know when this course is open for enrolment, register your interest below.

Innovation in battery storage solutions is disrupting the industry today and will continue to radically transform the energy landscape in the coming years and decades. We are at a tipping point in the global energy transition. Staying ahead of the field and preserving competitive edge means deep understanding of emerging technologies. And the ability to spot the opportunities – as well as the challenges – that face you and your business.

Our Battery Storage Masterclass in Genk is led by InnoEnergy and delivered in partnership with some of Europe’s top authorities in sustainable energy and battery storage. The Masterclass empowers you with the next-generation knowledge and insights, the innovation mindset and the vision to:

  • Assess emerging solutions and understand their potential across the entire battery storage value chain
  • Spot the right storage solution for your organisation 
  • Leverage new investment opportunities
  • Design and execute competitive B2C or B2B business models
  • Foresee future markets, evaluate emerging threats, brace for change and exploit new market openings
  • Lead innovation at your organisation

Battery Storage Masterclass

What will you learn?

Our Battery Storage Masterclass in Genk is a deep dive into the trends, the next-generation technologies, the challenges and the emerging solutions deployed by pioneers in clean energy around the globe. You gain a deep understanding of the technical and business dimensions at play.

Across three immersive days in Genk, you will explore:

  • The emerging energy and battery storage market
  • Battery storage applications: grid, behind-the-grid, off-grid and mobility
  • Battery chemistry types and management systems
  • Energy storage technologies
  • How to select the right battery for your system
  • Business models for energy storage services

This Battery Storage Masterclass is part of a series of online and face-to-face courses offered by InnoEnergy. To get the bigger picture in this area of expertise, you may wish to consider Battery Storage: a thorough understanding.

How will you learn?

Our Battery Storage Masterclass in Genk is an experiential learning opportunity. You will learn from and interact with renowned academics and leading experts in this exciting and fast-changing space. The programme integrates workshops, hands-on practical sessions and time in the laboratory as you explore the technical, industry and business dimensions of battery storage technologies and industry trends.

Your learning opportunities include:

  • Informational talks and interactive workshops led by technical experts in the field
  • Expert led sessions
  • Laboratory session at the exclusive Battery Lab, Energyville
  • Direct interaction with experts and business model innovators

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Who will teach you?

Our Battery Storage Masterclass in Genk is led by InnoEnergy and delivered in partnership with some of Europe’s top authorities in sustainable energy and battery storage. Our experts occupy leadership positions within the European Battery Alliance

This course is led by a team of thought leaders from academia and industry, whose research and global business acuity give you full-picture understanding of energy and battery storage today. And tomorrow. 

Our course director is Bo Normark.

Bo is the InnoEnergy Thematic Leader for Smart Grids and Energy Storage. With more than 35 years of industrial experience in ABB in development, design, project management and global management of the Power Systems business, Bo is one of the foremost authorities within the European Battery Alliance.  

Is it right for you?

This course has been specifically designed for professionals who work within the energy ecosystem. Our participants come from across Europe and represent a broad diversity of organisations, from Siemens to PwC, Volkswagen to EDF to the IEA and EREF Europe.

Typical participants include:

  • Energy engineers, analysts and strategists
  • Business analysts
  • Investors
  • Management consultant
  • Entrepreneur
  • Quality engineers and technical managers

On this course, you will join a cohort of consultants, engineers, investment and finance experts, policymakers and leaders from a multiplicity of sectors – from automotive to industry. You therefore need at least a working understanding of the subject matter to enrol on this course. If you do want to refresh your understanding and get the most out of this masterclass, we recommend that you enrol on Battery Storage: a thorough understanding, which includes an online refresher course and this masterclass.

What do others think?

"I think the work that InnoEnergy does both in the European Battery Alliance but also the events we have today for training is very important. The industry needs to be lifted and also the good examples need to be highlighted."

Erik Svedlund
Global marketing manager - Electrification
Epiroc Rock Drills AB

"For me it’s been amazing to see the entire spectrum, from the production of batteries and their utilisation, through to second life and recycling. It’s given me the full picture of what’s happening, the challenges and possibilities and what’s in the pipeline."

Jakob Jamot
Systems Engineer
Azelio, Sweden

Who are the experts?

Bo Normark

Industrial Strategy Executive
EIT InnoEnergy 
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Johan Driesen

KU Leuven & EnergyVille
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Maarten Mees

R&D Team Leader - Electrochemical Energy Storage 
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Momo Safari

Associate Professor
University of Hasselt 
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Jeroen Tant

Postdoctoral Researcher
KU Leuven and EnergyVille 
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Jolien Despieghel

PhD Researcher
KU Leuven and EnergyVille 
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Jeroen Buscher

Product Manager
VITO and EnergyVille 
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Aris de Groot

Founder and Director
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Lien Van Schepdael

Research Engineer in Energy Systems
KU Leuven 
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Frank Alaerts

Managing Partner
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