Workshop Programme


9:00 – 9:10

Opening of the meeting
Rachel Backhouse - NEPTUNE project coordinator (ITM Power, United Kingdom)
Aldo Gago - PRETZEL project coordinator (DLR, Germany)


Stella Balomenou (Centre for Research and Technology-Hellas - CERTH, Greece)
Kalliopi Papazisi (Centre for Research and Technology-Hellas - CERTH, Greece

9:10 – 9:35

FCH JU past and future support to electrolysis development and demonstration
Nikolaos Lymperopoulos, FCH JU Project Officer (Brussels, Belgium)

9:35 – 10:00

NEPTUNE project overview
Rachel Backhouse (ITM Power Ltd, United Kingdom)

10:00 – 10:25

PRETZEL project overview
Aldo Gago (DLR, Germany)

10:25 – 10:40

Coffee Break

10:40 – 11:05

PROMET-H2 project overview
Daniel García Sánchez (DLR, Germany)

11:05 – 11:30

OYSTER project overview
Lisa Ruf (Element Energy, United Kingdom)

11:30 – 11:55

CoDePEM bilateral project overview
Corneliu Marius Craciunescu (Politehnica University Timisoara, Romania)

11:55 – 13:25

Lunch Break


Antonino Aricò (CNR-ITAE, Italy)

13:25 – 13:50

Oxygen evolution catalysts for PEM water electrolyzer anodes
Peter Strasser (Technical University of Berlin, Germany)

13:50 – 14:15

A 9+ Years Journey in Aquivion Membrane Development for Electrolysis: from ELECTROHYPEM to NEPTUNE
Claudio Oldani (Solvay Specialty Polymer, Italy)

14:15 – 14:45

Round Table
Chair: Aldo Gago (DLR, Germany

14:45 – 15:00

Coffee Break


Aldo Gago (DLR, Germany

15:00 – 15:25

Stack and System Development at ITM Power
Daniel Greenhalg (ITM Power Ltd, United Kingdom)

15:25 – 15:45

Towards understanding of the key properties of porous transport layers
Felix Büchi (Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland)

15:45 – 16:10

Implementation plan in Denmark
Laila Grahl-Madsen (IRD Fuel Cells, Denmark)

16:10 – 16:40

Round Table
Chair: Antonino Aricò (CNR-ITAE, Italy)


Nikolaos Lymperopoulos, FCH JU Project Officer (Brussels, Belgium)

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