THE FORUM - Conference / Tutorial / Exhibition&Demonstration
4th European PEFC & H2 Forum
the 17th in series of a highly valued conference
Science, Technology and Application of
Low temperature Fuel Cells & Hydrogen
PEFC, DMFC, AFC, PAFC & H2 production, storage & infrastructure
Prof. Dr. Deborah Jones
2– 5 July 2013 Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Luzern Switzerland
Conference Language: English
The 4th EUROPEAN PEFC & H2 FORUM will be a highlight of the year for those involved with low temperature fuel cells and hydrogen. The Focus lies on low temperature fuel cells including proton exchange membrane, direct fuel cells, alkaline and alkaline anion exchange membrane fuel cells, and high temperature PEFC, as well as sustainable hydrogen production, storage and infrastructure.
The Topics will range from:
- International overviews, Regional activities;
- Materials: Components development, characterisation and
- Diagnostics and characterisation; Durability and ageing mitigation;
- Stack and systems integration; Demonstration and deployment;
- Sustainable H2 production; H2 infrastructure & storage;
- Fuel cells training and education programmes.
The venue is once again the attractive "Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Luzern" - KKL on the waterfront of the charming Lake Lucerne in the heart of Switzerland.
The 4th EUROPEAN PEFC & H2 FORUM consists of a Fuel Cell and Hydrogen TUTORIAL on Tuesday, July 2nd, two parallel lecture series from Wednesday, July 3rd to Friday, July 5th and a Fuel Cell EXHIBITION open from 4pm Tuesday to 12pm Friday. On-site registration starts 4pm on Tuesday followed by the Welcome Reception from 6 to 7pm.
The Forum is known for its relaxed atmosphere, good food services and unique entertainment. All participants will receive the Electronic Proceedings at the time of registration. Social gatherings like the "Swiss Surprise", or the "Dinner on the Lake" on board beautifully restored paddle wheel steamers create excellent opportunities for networking and to cultivate friendships.