SEMINAR PROGRAMME

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Registration Opens

60mins

Welcome – Prof Matthias Wellers, AVL Powertrain UK & Dr Greg Offer, Imperial College London

10mins

Thomas More University of Applied Sciences, Belgium

Keynote: Mark Pecqueur

There is no energy problem

20mins

Thomas More University of Applied Sciences, Belgium

AVL List GmbH

Keynote: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Marko Dekena

Alternative fuels in geofenced Off-Road operations

30mins

AVL List GmbH

Refreshments & Networking in the Britannia and Manxman Suites

30mins

Chair - Dr Aaron Costall, Imperial College London

Session 1 – Advanced & Hybridised Engines

Speakers
Dr Richard Osborne- Ricardo -The Gasoline Engine and the Fourth Industrial Revolution – Challenges and Opportunities
Dr Mike Bassett - MAHLE Powertrain - A New Modular Hybrid Powertrain Concept
Dan Aris - Libralato -R6 Eco-engine: A Rotary 6 Phase Thermodynamic Cycle for the 21st Century
Prof Bengt Johnansson - KAUST: King Abdullah University of Science & Technology - The Internal Combustion Engine is Not Dead Yet

90mins

Chair - Dr Aaron Costall, Imperial College London

Lunch & Networking in the Britannia and Manxman Suites

60mins

National Grid

Keynote: Graeme C Cooper, National Grid

Connecting the Future

30mins

National Grid

Break

15mins

Chair - Dr Greg Offer, Imperial College London

Session 3 – Markets/Regulation

Speakers
Marc Elliott - Investec -A capital markets view of disruption in the context of the changing powertrain
Gilbert Ragowsky- AVL List GmbH (Austria) -Electrifying the UK Automotive Propulsion Supply Chain
Pete Sadler - Reddie & Grose LLP -Innovation by numbers
Dr Andy Walker- Johnson Matthey - Mobility in a Net Zero World

90mins

Chair - Dr Greg Offer, Imperial College London

Refreshments & Networking in the Britannia and Manxman Suites

30mins

Chair - Ryan Ballard, JCB

Session 5 – Heavy Duty

Speakers
Matthew Dear - London Fire Brigade / Aleksander Stawski - Millbrook Proving Ground -  The Zero Emissions challenge for the London Fire Brigade
Adam Chase - E4tech -Hydrogen Heavy Duty Vehicles – A Big Opportunity for UK
John Hutcheson - Artemis -Demonstration of high round-trip efficiency for energy recovery systems using Digital Displacement hydraulics
Amanda Lyne - ULEMCO - Practical Examples of Using Hydrogen HGV’s

90mins

Chair - Ryan Ballard, JCB

Sponsored by Infineon Technologies featuring presentation of Poster Competition Prizes

Evening Reception

90mins

Sponsored by Infineon Technologies featuring presentation of Poster Competition Prizes

Keynote - Alan Tolley, JCB

Evening Network Event

"The World's Fastest Tractor!"

210mins

Keynote - Alan Tolley, JCB

Chair - Isobel Sheldon, UKBIC

Session 2 – Batteries

Speakers
Dr Tazdin Amietszajew - University of CoventryThermo-electrochemical in-situ instrumentation for smart energy storage
Timothy Engstrom- Williams Advanced Engineering - Practical Benefits of Advanced Battery State Estimation
Stephanie Morton - Warwick Manufacturing Group/Millbrook - The safety of Lithium-ion cells at Low States of Charge
Can Kurtulus - Eatron Technologies - A1 Powered Battery Management Systems Development

90mins

Chair - Isobel Sheldon, UKBIC

Chair - Dr Alastair McGibbon, CSA Catapult

Session 4 – Power Electronics

Speakers
Dr Stephen Lambert - McLaren Applied -A Free Inverter When Using Silicon Carbide?
Tjark Eissfeldt- Infineon Technologies AG - Relevance of functional safety for electric motor control
Jonathan Stevens - Equipmake - Enhancing the Power Density of an Electric Motor using Additive manufacturing
Sam Cockerill - Libertine -Free Piston engine power electronics for hybrid electric vehicle power generation

90mins

Chair - Dr Alastair McGibbon, CSA Catapult

Chair - Dr Will Drury, Innovate UK

Session 6 – Electrical Machines

Speakers
Volker Bier - Schunk Kohlenstofftechnik GmbHCarbon Fiber Reinforced Sleeves (CFRP) – advantages and possibilities for electric traction motors
Cleef C Thackwell- Jaguar Land Rover - Permanent magnet motor multiphysics optimisation opportunities for weight reduction
Prof James Widmer - Advanced Electric Machines Ltd - The Weakest Link In The Chain
Venn Chesterton - Innovate UK - Driving the Electric Revolution

90mins

Chair - Dr Will Drury, Innovate UK

Registration Opens

60mins

Welcome – Prof Matthias Wellers, AVL Powertrain UK & Dr Greg Offer, Imperial College London

10mins

Imperial College London

Keynote: Prof Nigel Brandon

Fuel Cells - Fact or Fiction?

20mins

Imperial College London

Break

15mins

Chair - Bernadette Longridge, AVL

Session 7 – Emissions

Speakers
Dr Alex Mason - HORIBA Mira - A Road to Rig Development Methodology for Complete RDE Compliance: Road to Chassis Perspective
Daniyal Khan- University of Southern Denmark - Review on Modelling and Simulation of Urea Water Solution Spray in Selective Catalytic Reduction Systems of Automotive Vehicles
Dr Thomas Kruse - ETAS Ltd -Optimizing particle emissions of a GDI engine by coupling a dynamic data based engine model with ECU injection structures
Eloise Cotton - E4tech -Lifecycle analysis for automotive powertrain selection

90mins

Chair - Bernadette Longridge, AVL

Refreshments & Networking in the Britannia and Manxman Suites

30mins

Chair - Prof Jamie Turner, University of Bath

Session 9 – Alternative Fuels

Speakers
Jörn Behrenroth - FEV Group - De-Carbonising Road Transport
Prof Robert Morgan - University of Brighton -Sustainable, Affordable Energy for Freight Transport
Prof Roger Cracknell - Shell Global Solutions (UK) - Designing fuels and engines for optimum efficiency
Prof Sam Akehurst - IAAPS - University of Bath - Water Injection technology for low emissions and higher efficiency combustion, a synergistic solution for future fuel technologies

90mins

Chair - Prof Jamie Turner, University of Bath

Jaguar Land Rover

Keynote: Dr Andreas Docter

Status and Outlook on Jaguar Land Rover Electrified Powertrains

30mins

Jaguar Land Rover

Prof Matthias Wellers & Dr Greg Offer

15mins

Lunch & Networking in the Britannia and Manxman Suites

30mins

Conference Closes

0mins

Chair - Dennis Hayter, Intelligent Energy

Session 8 – Hydrogen & Fuel Cells

Speakers
Dr Richard Kemp-Harper - Arcola Energy -Fuel Cell Electric Powertrains for Heavy-Duty Vehicles
Antonio Balboa - Robert Bosch - The Fuel Cell as part of the Mobility solutions
Tommi Jokela - AVL Powertrain UKOff-Road Fuel Cell Vehicle Analysis and Development with Model-Based Design  

90mins

Chair - Dennis Hayter, Intelligent Energy

Chair - James Gaade, 9MAG Propulsion Ltd

Session 10 – Electrification Systems

Speakers
Kyle Grubb - GRM Consulting - Achieving True System Optimisation of EDUs through Co-simulation
Dr Gareth Brown - Lubrizol -Developing Lubricant Solutions for a Diverse Electrified Future
Dr Michael Bryant - Drive System Design - Quietly efficient – Reducing EV powertrain noise without compromising efficiency
Alberto Minguela - HSSMI -A Circular Supply Chain for EV Powertrains in the UK 

90mins

Chair - James Gaade, 9MAG Propulsion Ltd