12:30 - 1 pm: FREE LUNCH - Sponsored by Kurt J. Lesker Company
1:00 pm - 1:10 pm: Introduction and Welcome
1:10 pm - 1:35 pm: Keynote Talk by Leo Kwak, Applied Materials, “Status of Thin Film Solid State Battery Technology, Key Opportunities and Challenges to large scale manufacturing”
This Keynote talk will focus on the TFB (thin film battery) technology from manufacturing perspective
1:35 pm - 1:40 pm: Q & A
1:40 pm - 2:05 pm: Will Chueh, Stanford University and Precourt Institute for Energy, "Understanding the Mystery Length Scale in Energy Storage"
The talk will reveal insights leading to design rules for maximizing the power density of Lithium Ion Batteries (LIB) via elucidating the transport mechanism of lithium ions in and out of single particles in LIB.
2:05 pm - 2:10 pm: Q & A
2:10 pm - 2:30 pm: Coffee Break and Networking - Sponsored by Indium Corporation
2:30 pm - 2:55 pm: Naoki Matsumura,Intel Corporation, "Expectations of Next Generation Thin-Film Batteries"
This talk will set the expectation for next generation thin-film batteries from usage standpoint (energy density, power requirement, shape, cost, environmental requirement)
2:55 pm - 3:00 pm: Q & A
3:00 pm - 3:25 pm: Venkat Srinivasan, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, "The Future of Energy Storage"
This talk will cover the current needs of battery technology for vehicle and grid applications, where that technology stands today, and how that gap can be bridged.