The first VRFB Seminar 2019 was successfully held in Jeju

Standard Energy held the VRFB Seminar 2019, which is the first VRFB international seminar programmed of lectures and hands-on practices in Republic of Korea on October 21-22, 2019 at Shilla Stay Jeju.

The seminar was organized by Standard Energy from Republic of Korea, Samuel De-Leon Energy from Israel and Volterion from Germany, and supported by Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT), Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Won-A Tech. Also, various attendants from government funded research institutes, universities and related industries such as Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute (KERI), Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Chungbuk National University, Jeonbuk National University, DCNCA, SK Networks Service, Sasung Technology, were participated.

On the 21st, Bu Gi Kim, CEO of Standard Energy announced starting of the seminar. Then the lectures of battery essentials, safety, grid storage batteries, VRFB overview, R&D trends of membrane and stack were given by the speakers. On the 22nd, the lectures of R&D trend of electrolyte and VRFB testing technology were presented. Then, the participants conducted the hands-on practice with using the Standard Energy’s test equipment.

The seminar helped the participants to get knowledge, experience and insight for VRFB. Also, it was a meaningful opportunity to build precious network between organizers, speakers and participants.