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Program Proposal Submission

BCI wants to hear from you at the 2018 BCI Annual Convention + Power Mart Expo April 29 - May 1 in Tucson, AZ. We invite you to submit a proposal to present and share your industry insight with 600+ lead battery professionals.

Proposals are due by January 8, 2018.

We are looking for presentations on the following topics:

  • Home energy storage systems and the role of lead batteries
  • Update on batteries, recycling and beyond in China
  • The auto industry and the future of the internal combustion engine versus ELV
  • Ways in which lead batteries will meet the challenge from lithium-ion batteries
  • The outlook for the long-term future of lead batteries in vehicles
  • Regulations and legislation in Europe and the impact on the US market
  • Renewable energy storage and the role of the lead battery
  • Technical advancements on battery materials for emerging applications
  • Overview of test standard development for lead batteries supporting start-stop vehicles
  • How advances in battery technology will change the power grid
  • Environmental health and safety in the lead battery industry, including: (1) Best practices for lead removal technologies for wastewater treatment, (2) Behavioral safety programs, and (3) Robotic safety and compliance with ANSI/RIA R15.06 and other robotic safety standards

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