The Hydrogen Economy

15 April 2021 10am – 12.30pm
Webinar

 

In the lead up to the Glasgow Climate Summit (COP26), IOM3 looks at the potential and challenges presented by the use of hydrogen as an alternative energy source to fossil fuels, and asks the question is hydrogen and the hydrogen economy a viable path to achieving net zero?


Agenda

10:05       Opening remarks
Kate Thornton
 
10:10       The development of hydrogen as a strategic decarbonised energy carrier

Baroness Brown of Cambridge, DBE FREng HonFIMMM
Deputy Chair
Climate Change Committee

10:30       Q & A Session
 
10:40      

The green hydrogen revolution
Dr Graham Cooley, FIMMM
Chief Executive Officer
ITM Power

11:00       Investing in the hydrogen economy
Richard Oblath, CEng FIMMM FEI
Chair
IOM3 Energy Transition Group
 
11:20       Q & A Session
 
11:35       Panel discussion on the challenges and opportunities for the materials sector
Panel Chair: Professor David Knowles, FREng FIMMM
Chief Executive Officer
Royce Institute
 
Steel

Chris McDonald FIMMM
Chief Executive Officer
Materials Processing Institute

Construction

Christine Pout
Principal Consultant: Net Zero Solutions BREEAM
BRE

Transport

Jon Maddy
Director
University of South Wales' Hydrogen R&D Centre

Deployment of a hydrogen network Dr William Joyce

Innovation Technologist (Innovation Lead)
Innovate UK


 
12:20       Concluding comments
Kate Thornton
 
12:30       Close
 


Speakers