Martijn de Graaff MSc
Nordrhein-Westfalen is renowned for their energy intensive industries and the chemical sector. In this region, many companies are currently developing technologies for, and are doing research on the industrial electrification. Important companies and research institutes in this field, like Evonik, Bayer, RWTH Aachen and Forschungszentrum Jülich, are established in this region. The mission is organized in cooperation with the government of North Rhine-Westphalia and other local network partners.
The mission consists of two parts. The first day of the program will focus on presentations, interactive panel discussions, networking and matchmaking. German, Flemish and Dutch experts, from companies and research institutes, will give you an overview of activities in the field and present interesting projects. During the matchmaking session, you can build your network and exchange thoughts on selected topics like system integration, electrolysis, power-to-heat and others. The second part of the program is optional and will consist of several site visits by the delegation to companies and research institutes in Germany.
The official invitation and more information on the program will be shared at a later stage.
This mission is organized within the framework of the Dutch topsectors Chemistry, Energy and HTSM. On behalf of the organizing committee, consisting of the TKI Chemie, VoltaChem, ISPT and the Netherlands Network for Innovation, Technology and Science.