Come to Lyon in July 2019 for the International Flow Battery Forum.

The 10th International Flow Battery Forum will be held at Le Centre de Congrés de Lyon (Lyon Convention Centre), Quai Charles de Gaulle, Lyon, France from 9th to 11th July 2019.

3-day Conference
Tuesday 9th July – Thursday 11th July

This is the tenth annual conference by the IFBF covering flow battery operations, applications, manufacture, development and research. We bring together users, industry, suppliers and the R&D community to meet, learn, discuss and raise the profile of flow batteries; they are a crucial technology within the electrical energy storage sector.

Flow Battery Visit
Monday 8th July

This year delegates will have the option to see a Flow Battery at the Institut Français du Pétrole – Energies Nouvelles (IFPEN). IFPEN is a major research and training player in the fields of energy, transport and the environment. There are limited spaces so make sure you register early to guarantee a place.

NOTE: IFPEN have high security standards and require you to bring your passport. If you are a non-EU national we will contact you separately for a copy of your passport beforehand. If you are an EU national with dual citizenship you must bring your EU passport with you.

Introductory Seminar
Monday 8th July

This seminar is an electrical energy storage introduction to flow batteries and provides a background understanding on the need for energy storage on power systems market opportunities, while also covering the important technical and commercial aspects of flow battery design, manufacture and operation. This essential information allows delegates to engage successfully with the range of topics at the IFBF. More info.

Evening Drinks Reception
Tuesday 9th July

We invite all delegates to join us for an early evening networking event. Weather permitting, this will be held on the roof terrace of the conference venue. The reception is sponsored by Oxkem.

Delegate Dinner
Wednesday 10th July

The conference dinner will be held on the Hermès restaurant boat, the flagship of Les Bateaux Lyonnais. This 50 m ship will depart from the quayside adjacent to the conference centre and cruise along the Rhone and Saone rivers, through the centre of the city of Lyon. Our delegates and guests will be able to meet colleagues and enjoy the scenic views of the city and its surrounding landscape, accompanied by fine food and drink. The dinner is sponsored by Solvay.

We are currently unable to accept any more reservations for the dinner. Please enquire at the reception desk on arrival at the IFBF.

Visit the programme page to view the timetable of events.

2019 Registration Fees (subject to change)

Early Bird
Standard Delegate€ 1,450€ 1,750€ 2,000
Academic Delegate1€ 950€ 1,400€ 1,600
Student Delegate2€ 600€ 600€ 600

All prices are excluding VAT at 20%

1. Academic Delegates are researchers/lecturers/professors working at an academic institution but, not a student.

2. Student Delegates are people studying at an academic institution (i.e. people doing a degree).