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Energy Storage China 2018 opens today, international experts gather in Tangshan!

Energy Storage China 2018 (ESC 2018) opens today (September 19th) at Tangshan Southlake Convention and Exhibition Center. International experts gather and express great feedback concerning high-quality conference and high-level networking.

ESC 2018 is a leading platform for innovative storage technologies, organized by Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. and supported by Tangshan Innovation Town. It will last from September 19 to 20, with the theme of "Be Part of the Energy Revolution". ESC 2018 is consisted of main forum, 5 parallel sessions and a dedicated workshop, bringing an in-depth analysis of energy storage industry in various fields. Over 200 international industry experts exchange ideas on hot topics including "Energy Storage Global Markets Update", "Innovation and Technologies in Energy Storage", "Energy Storage Applications in Micro-grid and Energy Internet", "Energy Storage for PV/Renewable Integration" and "Explore the Unique Energy Market in Rapidly Growing Africa".

Highlights of today - Industrial Experts on Global Markets

In the morning, the Opening Ceremony of ESC 2018 was held successfully. Mr. Urban Windelen, Executive Director of BVES German Energy Storage Association (BVES) hosted the ceremony and Mr. Heiko M. Stutzinger, Deputy General Manager of Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. gave a welcome speech on behalf of the organizer at the beginning. Further top speakers and guests include: Dr. Andreas Hauer, Head of Department from ZAE Bayern; Mr. Johnson Yu, Executive Director of CNESA; Mr. Nikolay Krasko, CTO of Enapter; Mr. Tae Yoo, Senior Manager of Fluence and Mr. Chen Zhi, Deputy General Manager of Sungrow, also shared their valuable insights on global energy strategy and development, market situations and opportunities of international energy storage to all the participants respectively.

During the two days' conference, ESC 2018 is expected to attract more than 200 industry experts coming from 10 countries to attend the event. The attendees are decision makers from government institutions, energy storage system manufacturers, power companies, generation groups, grid companies, power transmission and distribution operators, grid system operators, system integrators, new energy manufacturers, and investment agencies. In addition, over 50 media partners will report the event.

Delegates will gain information and valuable business opportunities on global energy storage market from high-quality presentations. For example, "India Energy Storage Market Environment and How to Enter Indian Market" by Mr. Sandeep Gupte, Director of Business Development from CES; "Germany Energy Storage Investment and Market Status" by Ms. Anne Bräutigam, Senior Manager of GTAI; "The Digital Energy Landscape: Value Chain & Trends in Germany and Europe" by Dr. Christoph Flink, Head of Asia Pacific from Apricum Group; "The Growing Importance of the Brazilian & LAC Energy Storage Markets and How Brazil China Chamber Can Assist in Entry into These Markets" by Mr. Charles Tang, President of Chamber from Commerce Industry Brazil-China; "Benefits of Hybrid Energy Storage Systems - Combining Lithium-Ion and Vrla Batteries" by Mr. Jonas Meyer, Technical Sales Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) of HOPPECKE Battery Systems (Wuhan) Co., Ltd.; "Case Study on Hybrid Distributed PowerGen System" by Mr. Yanfei Gu, Senior Scientist of GE Ventures from GE and "Design and Application of Energy Big Data - A Solution to Promote Energy Storage Application" by Mr. Liang Hongyuan, General Manager of Taihao Group Guizhou Qianxin Data, Special Expert of Guizhou Industrial Technology Development Institute etc.

Strong Support by Global Associations, to build an International Communication Platform

By utilizing the international network of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, "World of Energy Storage" series forums have already covered 5 world's leading markets: Europe, North America, India, China and Japan. As the member in China, ESC has now become an industry driving force and key event in the energy storage industry. It has gained fully supports from the Global Energy Storage Alliance (GESA), German Energy Storage Association (BVES), India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA), California Energy Storage Alliance (CESA), Australian Energy Storage Alliance (AESA), Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE), Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI).

ESC 2018 is set to upgrade its platform and brings a wider range of topics and themes to attendees. The highly interactive sectors and best practices of energy industry innovation make ESC an important and meaningful platform to cooperate with policymakers, world-renowned experts and industry stakeholders.

More exciting Sessions to be expected on 20th of September

Tomorrow, more top-notch topics will be staged. "Energy Storage Applications in Micro-grid and Energy Internet", which is supported by Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE) and the workshop “Explore the Unique Energy Market in Rapid Growing Africa", which is created by SZOIL will be amongst the highlights and worth to expect. For further information, please view:


Press Contact:

Ms. Fiona Li

Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Tel: +86-10-65907101-8609


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