The premier information source for the expanding advanced automotive battery market
Keep pace with the technology and market development of advanced vehicles and the batteries that will power them! Advanced Automotive Batteries (AAB) hosts two conferences annually,with both events attracting professionals from the hybrid and electric vehicle world and the three tiers of the battery supply chain. Both the quality of the conference program and the networking opportunities at AABC are unrivaled in the advanced automotive battery industry!
AABC, the premier international venue for technical and business exchange between large energy-storage users and developers, will take place in Atlanta, Georgia, from February 3 - 7, 2014. The largest AABC program ever - including new activities - will include four symposia, tutorials, exhibits, posters and short presentations chosen from our posters +8solicitation.
Join us also in Kyoto, Japan, for the 1st Asian Advanced Automotive Battery Conference, May 19 - 23, 2014. Top energy-storage technologists from Asian carmakers and their suppliers will assess the Asian xEV market and the battery technology that will power it.
AAB is planning to return to Europe in 2015 for the fifth European AABC.
“The Advanced Automotive Battery Conference (AABC) is consistently one of the best, and best-attended, battery-related events. Dr. Anderman and his team at AAB have been able to recruit the top speakers and session chairs.”
Ted Miller, Ford
“In terms of a continuously high standard of presentations and attendees from both cell manufacturers and OEMs/Tier One companies, AABC is the best battery systems conference.”
Uwe Wiedemann, AVL
“The best automotive battery event in the world – the networking opportunities are only rivaled by the consistently high quality presentations at the conference.”
Stefan Debruyne, SQM
“Outstanding speakers and presentations…great, great conference!”
Elise Keddie, California Air Resources Board
“I appreciated the ability to get at the core of technical, commercial and market outlook issues of the technology, in a well balanced mix of presentations from battery customers, producers, prognosticators. Well done.”
Joe LoGrasso, General Motors Corporation
“The best conference yet… This is the place to come to hear the voice of the auto battery industry.”
Jeffrey Oren, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
“The AABC conference is the most prestigious annual battery conference in the U.S., and I enjoy both presenting and the challenging audience.”
James E. Francfort, Advanced Vehicle Testing Activity, Idaho National Lab
Reports & Consulting
Gain clarity on the complex issues of the rapidly expanding market of electrifying vehicles. Dr. Menahem Anderman provides technology and market assessments to international clients and government agencies including the U.S. Senate, the California Air Resources Board, the National Research Council, the U.S. Department of Energy, and others. As the world’s leading independent expert on advanced automotive batteries, Dr. Anderman is routinely quoted in news and business journals including The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and The New York Times.
Assessing the Future of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles: The xEV Industry Insider Report, Dr. Anderman’s comprehensive report is based on his on-site interviews with senior battery technologists and business development executives at 15 global automakers and 25 of their current and prospective battery suppliers. The 2014 edition of the Report dissects current xEV and xEV-battery technology and provides an insightful assessment of the likely trajectory of the industry, including vehicle-and battery-market forecasts by automakers and battery developers. The Report also includes a detailed assessment of current Li-Ion battery technology, including design, performance, durability, safety, and cost, and prospects for improvement.
Dr. Anderman, founder of Advanced Automotive Batteries, has directed development programs for high-power nickel-based and Li-Ion batteries as well as electrochemical capacitors. His corporate experience ranges from materials research, cell design, and product development, to battery-product application, market development, technology and business assessment and general management.
“Dr. Anderman is one of the most knowledgeable people I have met in the battery field, particularly with regards to automotive applications. He exhibits a rare blend in his deep understanding of the technology and the markets. He is a consultant of the highest value.”
Richard A. Clark, Morgan Advanced Materials and Technology
“The EV-PHEV Opportunity Report is beneficial for all levels from Executive to R&D Engineer. Dr. Anderman provides a unique perspective after gathering input from all of the players in the industry. With the PHEV and HEV market poised for growth in the coming years, this report is beneficial for those looking to get into the action as well as individuals and companies that are already established.”
Steven Clark, Chrysler Group LLC
“Rogers recently purchased The xEV Industry Report from AAB, we were very impressed.”
Ina Jiang, High Performance Foam Division, Rogers Corporation
“I was very pleased with the content and transparency of the Report.”
Joep Huijsmans, Shell Global Solutions International
“Our team studied Dr. Anderman's report very carefully and found it to be well written, carefully researched, and accurate with respect to the technical and commercial details. Moreover, his forecasts were well supported and very convincing.”