The Knowledge Foundation today announced that more than 100 organizations from around the world will attend this year's Small Fuel Cells for Portable Applications conference to be held in Miami, FL from March 7-9, 2007.
Participating organizations include: ACAL Energy Ltd., ACTA SpA, Adaptive Materials, Advanced Fuel Cell Technology, AIST, Akermin, Inc., Alberta Research Council, Alcorn State University, Alvatec, Angstrom Power, Arbin Instruments, Atomic Energy Commission - CEA, BASF Fuel Cell, BASF Venture Capital GmbH, BIC Corporation, BOC Group, Brother International, Bulgarian Academy of Science, CAC - CNEA, Canon, Inc., Carbon Nanotechnologies, Inc., Casio Computer Co., CMR Fuel Cells, Colder Products Company, Columbian Chemicals Company, Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Donaldson Company, Eaton Corp., ENAA, Energizer Battery Holdings, Energy Research Center of the Netherlands, Ensign- Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company, ESI Group, E-TEK / PEMEAS Fuel Cell Technologies, Fraunhofer IKTS, Fraunhofer IZM, Freudenberg-NOK, FSTP, Fuel Cell Initiative c/o CUTEC Institut, Fuel Cell Magazine, FuelCon Systems Inc., Gecko Energy, Gillette / P&G, Hernon Manufacturing, Inc., Honeywell, Integrated Sensing Systems Inc., IRD A/S, Jadoo Power, Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells, Kasumigaseki Travel Bureau, Inc., Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Kraton Polymers, Kurita Water Industries, Ltd., Los Alamos National Laboratory, Lynntech, Inc., Mesoscopic Devices, Michigan Technological University, Micro Power Electronics, Millennium Cell, Mitsui & Company, More Energy, Ltd., Motorola, MTI MicroFuel Cells, my FC AB, Nagaoka University of Technology, Nanosys Inc., Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Parker Hannifin - Energy Systems, Pirelli Labs s.p.a., PolyFuel, Inc., Psion Teklogix, QuantumSphere, Inc., Remmele Engineering, Research Center Juelich, Rohm & Haas, Sagentia Catella AB, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Samsung SDI, Sci-Tech International ApS, Seiko Instruments, Seoul National University, Solvay S.A., Stewart EFI, Sumitomo Corporation, Thales Communications, The A to Z of Materials, The Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Investor, The Japan Institute of Energy, Toshiba Corp., Tsinghua University, U.S. Army Research Office, U.S. Department of Energy, UltraCell, University of Connecticut, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of South Florida, University of Twente, University of Victoria, US Army RDEC, VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH, and Wright Fuel Cell Group.
In its 9th year, Small Fuel Cells for Portable Applications is the primary source of information for end users, developers and manufacturers of portable power devices. With a special pre-conference workshop on degradation and durability of DMFC systems, an impressive lineup of speakers from around the world, and industry leaders exhibiting the latest technologies, this year's conference will address the following topics:
- From System Design & Integration toward Application & Commercialization
- DMFC: Components, MEAs and Fuel
- Ceramic Technologies across Different Fuel Systems
- Hydride & Borohydride Technologies
- Portable Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Systems
- Advances in Fuel and System Design
Presenting organizations include: Adaptive Materials, Alberta Research Council, ALVATEC, Angstrom Power, Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), Casio Computer Co., CMR Fuel Cells, E-TEK Division/PEMEAS Fuel Cell Technologies, Fraunhofer IKTS, Gecko Energy Technologies, Jadoo Power, Kurita Water Industries Ltd., Los Alamos National Laboratory, Mesoscopic Devices, Millennium Cell, Motorola, MTI MicroFuel Cells, myFC AB, PolyFuel, Research Center Jülich, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Seiko Instruments, Toshiba Corporation, U.S. Department of Energy, UltraCell Corporation, University of Connecticut, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Victoria.