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The 2010 Hydrogen Codes & Standards Conference

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

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Kelly Jezierski 
(313) 833-0100 Ext. 290 




Tuesday September 21, 2010 at 7:30 AM 

Registration begins at 7:30 AM

Presentations begin at 8:45 AM


Tuesday September 21, 2010 at 6:00 PM 

Presentations end at 4:30 PM

The Networking Reception begins at 4:30 PM and ends at approximately 6:00 PM

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NextEnergy Center 
461 Burroughs
Detroit, MI 48202
(313) 833-0100


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Limited parking is available at 461 Burroughs in the parkette.

Ample parking is available just a block at away at the corner of Cass & Amsterdam.  Click here for a map.




NextEnergy cordially invites you to our 2010 Hydrogen Codes & Standards Conference. 

This will be NextEnergy's fifth annual event - and is sure to be our best! 

The agenda is shown below.  In addition to technical presentations, this will be an excellent opportunity to network with other professionals in this field.  Space is Limited and the Early Bird Registration expired on August 20th.  Registration is $75 per person.  This includes: a continental breakfast, hot lunch, refreshments and appetizers. 

** Cash or Check Only - beforehand via postal mail or on the day of the event **

New for 2010 - Bring a colleague and save!  

  • 10% discount to two (2) personnel from the same organization
  • 20% discount to three (3) or more personnel from the same organization
Morning Session
Update on Hydrogen Code Developments   
7:30 - 8:45 AM             
Check-in and Continental Breakfast - Atrium
8:45 - 9:00 AM             
Welcome and Opening Remarks - Auditorium
Ron Gardhouse, NextEnergy 
9:00 - 9:30 AM             
Overview of ASME Hydrogen Codes and Standards Development
Anthony Amato, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
9:30 - 10:00 AM           
CSA America Hydrogen Standards Development Update
Julie Cairns, CSA International
10:00 - 10:15 AM         
Update on NFPA 2, 52, and 55 Codes Development
David McLean, NextEnergy
10:15 - 10:30 AM         
Break - Atrium
10:30 - 11:00 AM         
Update from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
Carl Rivkin, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, U.S. DOE
11:00 - 11:30 AM         
Risk-Informed Separation Distances for Hydrogen Gas Storage Facilities
Bill Houf, Sandia National Laboratories
11:30 - 1:00 PM           
Networking Lunch
(Hot Lunch Provided) - Atrium
Afternoon Session
Update on Developments for Fuel Cell Vehicles, Refuelers, 
and International Codes 
1:00 - 1:30 PM             
Developing SAE Safety Standards for H2 and Fuel Cell Vehicles - Auditorium
Mike Veenstra, Ford Motor Company
1:30 - 2:00 PM             
SAE J2601 "Fueling Protocol for Hydrogen Vehicles" (35 & 70 MPa)
Jesse Schneider, Proton Motor GmbH
2:00 - 2:20 PM             
PEM Water Electrolysis-Based H2 Fueling Infrastructure and Its Implications on Codes & Standards
Everett B. Anderson,Proton Energy Systems
2:20 - 2:40 PM             
Codes and Standards Cases from Hydrogen Fueling Installations in the U.S.
Ted Barnes, Gas Technology Institute
2:40 - 3:00 PM             
Renewable H2 Fueling Appliance
Chris McWhinney, Millennium Reign Energy, LLC
3:00 - 3:30 PM             
Fueling Technologies and Codes in the United Kingdom, Including the 70 MPa Small-scale H2 Fueling Appliance Overview
Stephen Jones, ITM Power
3:30 - 4:00 PM             
Hydrogen-CNG (H-CNG) Code Development in India
Tom Joseph, Bethlehem Hydrogen, Inc.
4:00 - 4:30 PM             
Progress and Future Directions of International Standards for Hydrogen Energy Technologies
Karen Hall, National Hydrogen Association
4:30 - 6:00 PM             
Networking Reception
(Refreshments & Appetizers Provided) - Atrium