Elbphilharmonie, The Westin Hamburg, Platz der Deutschen Einheit 2, 20457 Hamburg

Programme Chair: Gerda Geyer, Innovation Norway
Moderator: Jan Rispens, EEHH

11:00 Registration

12:00 Lunch and networking

13:00 Welcome
Torgeir Larsen, Norwegian Ambassador


Policies for a Green Shift and a Sustainable Hydrogen Economy
Jan Christian Vestre, Norwegian Minister of Trade and Industry

The Green Hydrogen Economy in Northern Germany
Michael Westhagemann, Minister of Economics Hamburg

Hydrogen - decarbonising energy and industry
Grete Tveit, Senior Vice President Low Carbon Solutions, Equinor ASA

Green Gas - Building and scaling a new market
Dr Gabriel Clemens CEO Green Gas E.ON

13:40 Discussion: Paradigm shift for hydrogen sourcing in the light of the current energy crisis

14:00 The hydrogen value chain – upscaling and commercialisation

Enabling the energy transition with large industrial projects
Bjørgulf Haukelidsæter Eidesen, CEO and Founder, Horisont Energi

Building an integrated value chain for exporting green hydrogen to Germany
Odd-Arne Lorentsen, PhD, CTO, Gen2 Energy

SALCOS® - transforming an integrated steel mill - challenges and opportunities
Dr-Ing Peter Juchmann, Production Director Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH

14:30 Break

15:00 Upscaling and commercialisation

Hamburg Green Hydrogen Hub - scaling up hydrogen in Hamburg
Christian Heine, CEO, Hamburger Energiewerke

The competitiveness of green hydrogen
Ulf Eriksen, VP, Hydrogen Statkraft

Research and innovation for market-ready hydrogen solutions
Dr Stefan Kaufmann, Innovation Commissioner for Green Hydrogen, Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany

Innovative and efficient solutions for the production of affordable clean hydrogen
Holger Matthiesen, SVP Europe, Aker Offshore Wind

Technology and Innovation
Dr Stefan Kaufmann, Innovation Commissioner for Green Hydrogen, Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Germany

15:45 Break

16:00 Capabilities and application

Leveraging industrial demand to unlock the hydrogen potential
Per Christian Eriksen, CEO Hydro Havrand

Ammonia as a hydrogen enabler – key challenges and opportunities
Magnus Ankarstrand, President Yara Clean Ammonia at Yara International ASA

Hydrogen – low-carbon energy carrier of last resort
Mats Rinaldo, Principal Researcher, DNV

16:30 Showcasing technical, scientific and functional concepts
pitching session

Hydrogen storage and compression - new innovation insight
Prof Dr-Ing. Julian Jepsen, Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon Institute of Hydrogen Technology

Module based and scalable platform technology suited for clean hydrogen from hydrocarbon gas
Kathrine K Ryengen, CCO, ZEG Power AS

Deep Purple – A subsea hydrogen infrastructure project
Lars Ole Bjørnsrud, Director Marketing Communications Norway, TechnipFMC

Local hydrogen production decarbonising heavy transport cross-border
Jean-Marie Poignon, Sales Manager, GP JOULE

The world’s first zero-emission bulk carrier
Kjetil Dahl, Senior Researcher, Skagerak Energi AS

17:00 Networking with refreshments

18:00 Closing

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