30 June - 02 July, Düsseldorf, Germany

International Flow Battery Forum


Conference and exhibition (3 days)
Tuesday 30th June – Thursday 2nd July 2020

This is the eleventh annual conference by the IFBF covering flow battery operations, applications, manufacture, development and research. We bring together users, industry, suppliers, academics 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 visits (optional)
Thursday 2nd & Friday 3rd July 2020

There will be two flow battery visits:

  • Thursday 2nd July – evening visit to one of Volterion’s sites.
  • Friday 3rd July – visit to John Cockerill’s site at Seraing, Belgium where they have a demonstration of an integrated micro-network of renewable generation linked to various battery types, including flow batteries.

There are limited spaces so make sure you register early to guarantee a place. A separate registration is required for each visit.

Introductory seminar (optional)
Monday 29th June 2020

This seminar is an electrical energy storage introduction to flow batteries and provides a background understanding of 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 successfully engage with the wide-ranging topics at the main IFBF conference. More info. Separate registration is required.

Evening drinks reception (included)
Tuesday 30th June 2020

We invite all delegates to join us for an early evening networking event.

IFBF dinner (optional)
Wednesday 1st July 2020

The conference dinner will be held in the Altstadt (old town), within walking distance from the InterContinental Hotel. The dinner is sponsored by Solvay. A separate registration is required for this event. More info.

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