First speakers announced for ‘hydrogen – time to put our foot on the gas?’

Do you think Hydrogen can fuel the future of automotive? 

Join us and Innovate UK for the next debate in the Future of Technology Series 2018, Hydrogen – time to put our foot on the gas?, at the National Museum Cardiff on the 5th March 2018 and have your say.

The likes of Toyota, Riversimple, Intelligent Energy and more will come together to discuss whether hydrogen is the answer to sustainability issues that face EV batteries and the internal combustion engine.

At this free to attend event, we will debate issues with developing hydrogen commercially, review where we currently are with hydrogen technology, look at other applications and what the future holds for the fuel.


12:00 Registration and lunch

13:00 What is hydrogen and why are we discussing it?

Jon Maddy, University of South Wales

13:30 Where are we with hydrogen technology now?

Jon Hunt, Marketing Manager, Toyota

Hugo Spowers, Chief Engineer and Founder, Riversimple

Dan Brett, Director of Innovation, Bramble

14:30 Break

15:00 Issues with developing hydrogen commercially

Adam Chase, Director, E4Tech

Dennis Hayter, Vice President Business Development, Intelligent Energy

John Newton, Development Manager, ITM Power

Clare Jackson, Manager, Hydrogen Hub

16:00 Break

16:30 Other applications for hydrogen – what does the future hold?

Harsh Pershad, Senior Innovation Lead, Innovate UK

17:30 Drinks reception and networking