Eurogia PO day on energy storage, Messe Düsseldorf, March 13 2017

The event organised by the National Research Council of  Canada (NRC) and Global Affairs Canada and supported by Zenit, the local partner of the EEN Enterprise Europe Network aims to bring Canadian Energy Industry together with its European counterparts to generate transnational energy storage technology projects. After online registration companies and researchers are invited to submit project ideas for collaborative projects, participants can select interesting items from the list of proposals and meetings with proponent will be organised on site. Please find detailed information on the process here


Time and venue

March 13 2017, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM (meetings might be extended to March 14)

Messe Duesseldorf, hall 8, room 814


Participants from Canada

Hydrogenics Corp. (electrolysers, fuel cells, systems)

Ballard Power Systems Inc. (fuel cells, systems)

H2M Hydrogen in Motion Inc. (hydrogen storage)

Avalon Battery Inc. (vanadium flow batteries)

Grafoid Inc. (battery nano-materials)

ThermaRay (thermal storage, infrared heating)

Novonix (battery testing equipment)

Sigma Energy Storage (compressed air)

GaN Systems Inc. (power electronics)


Profiles of the Canadian companies are online .


ZIM-Canada Program

The agreement between the German and Canadian governments on this joint SME innovation support scheme for the first time allows coordinated applications from both countries. Please find more information on the program here . Local contact point in Germany is the AiF in Berlin


Registration and participation

Please register your organisation online , submit your ideas for collaborative projects or select from the proposals, and meet potential partner during the event on March 13. There will be no service charge nor registration fee for companies and research organisations.


Information and contact

For more information on the Eurogia PO Day in Duesseldorf March 13 2017 please contact the Canadian Embassy in Berlin

Mr. Arndt Ulland,  Science and Technology Section, Tel. +49 30 20312-365,


Messe Düsseldorf GmbH / Press Department
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