This year's event built on the groundwork laid at the 2015 event and provide companies in the energy storage, fuel cells, and advanced manufacturing sectors an opportunity to:

  • Hear about the funding opportunities available under the soon to be launched CalSEED Program.
  • Sit down for a one-on-one meeting with venture capitalists.
  • Learn how Berkeley Lab can assist with scale-up and manufacturing challenges.
  • Hear success stories from the senior research team where Lab expertise and equipment has been successfully leveraged by industry.
  • Get updates on the newest storage technologies and hear about solar + storage and microgrids.
  • Find out how CalCharge can accelerate technology development.
  • Learn how the Advanced Light Source (ALS) can be used for a variety of technologies - including container batteries, flow batteries, and fuel cells.
  • Enjoy a networking and poster session presented by the next-generation of battery scientists at LBNL.
  • **Tour the LBNL energy storage facilities and the Advanced Light Source (ALS)

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PDT
Registration begins 8:00 a.m. PDT
**Optional tours begin 8:30 a.m. PDT
** Tours are optional and will be conducted from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. before talks begin.

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