Invited speakers

Prof. Michel ArmandProf. Michel Armand
CIC energigune
C/Albert Einstein 48 CP 01510 Miñano, Spain
Prof. Simon de LeeuwProf. Simon de Leeuw
Leiden Institute of Chemistry
Leiden University
The Netherlands
Prof. Steve G. Greenbaum, Ph.DProf. Steve G. Greenbaum, Ph.D. / Dr. Mallory Gobet
Professor of Physics
Hunter College of CUNY
New York

Topic: Recent advances in nuclear magnetic resonance studies of polymer electrolytes
Dr. Michael PopallDr. Michael Popall
Head of ISC-International
Prof. Masahiro Yoshizawa FujitaProf. Masahiro Yoshizawa-Fujita
Department of Materials & Life Sciences
Sophia University

Topic: Design of soft electrolytes as lithium ion transport materials
Prof. Jean LE BideauProfessor Jean LE Bideau
Institut des Matériaux Jean Rouxel (IMN)
Universite De Nantes
Email: or Jean.Lebideau@univ-nantes.

Topic: Confined ionic liquids within host networks: enhancing ILs properties for all solid devices.
 Dr. Daniel Brandell
Uppsala University

Topic: Functionalized Polymer Electrolytes for Large and Small Li-Battery Applications: Experiments and Modelling
Professor Hiroyuki Ohno
Graduate School of Engineering
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Topic: 15th Anniversary of Polymerized Ionic Liquids
Agnieszka Pawlicka
IQSC - Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil

Topic: DNA-dye-based membranes for electrochemical devices
Millicent A.Firestone, PhD
Thrust Leader for Soft, Biological & Composite Nanomaterials
Los Alamos National Laboratory

Topic: Nanostructured Polymerized Ionic Liquids as Electrode Materials and Electrolytes

Dr Catherine Santini
Directeur de Recherches au CNRS
Université de Lyon, Institut de Chimie de Lyon

Topic: Lithium ion Cell based on imidazolium ionic liquids as electrolyte

A/Prof. Bjorn Winter-Jensen
Department of Materials Engineering
Monash University

Topic: Enhancing ion mobility in conducting polymer composites
 Prof. Robert Slade
Inorganic and Materials Chemistry
The University of Surrey
United Kingdom

Topic: Anion exchange membranes and ionomers for alkaline polymer electrolyte fuel cells and for flow batteries
Prof Yushan Yan
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Delaware

Topic: Polymer hydroxide exchange membranes: fuel cells, electrolyzers, solar hydrogen and flow batteries

A/Prof. Idriss Blakey
Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology
The University of Queensland

Topic: Phase Behaviour and Morphologies of Ionic Liquid Containing Block Copolymers: Blends and Polymeric Ionic Liquids

Prof. Dr. Alexander S. Shaplov
A.N. Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds
Russian Academy of Sciences

Topic: Truly all-solid state thin-film electrochromic devices based on polymeric ionic liquids

Prof. Eugene S. Smotkin
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115

Topic: Mechanically coupled internal coordinates: Adding colour to ionomer infrared spectroscopy
 Prof. Geoffrey Spinks
ARC Centre of Excellence for
Electromaterials Science
University of Wollongong
Wollongong NSW 2522

Topic: Pumping Ions – artificial muscles from electroactive polymers and hydrogels
 Associate Professor Azizan Ahmad
Faculty of Science and Technology
National University of Malaysia

Topic: Preparation and Characterization of Green Polymer Electrolyte Based on  Biopolymer and its Derivatives
 A/Prof. Yoichi Tominaga
Institute of Engineering Division of Applied Chemistry
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Topic: Fast Li-Ion Conductive Polycarbonate-based Electrolytes"
 A/Prof. Aninda Bhattacharyya
Indian Institute of Science
Bengaluru 560012, INDIA

Topic: Solid-like Electrolytes for Electrochemical Systems
 Dr. George Qiuzhi Chen
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
University of Melbourne

Topic: Electrodialysis for Amine Contaminant Removal and Demineralization of Dairy Effluents
 Dr. Caiyun Wang
Intelligent Polymer Research Institute, University of Wollongong
Research Fellow, ACES Energy Program

Topic Organic Conductors for Flexible/Wearable Energy Storage
 Prof. Huanting Wang
Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Monash University

Topic: High-flux Nanoporous Membrane Induced by Slow Hydration of Polyelectrolyte

Grazyna Zofia Zukowska
Faculty of Chemistry
Warsaw University of Technology

Topic: Spectroscopic and structural studies of solid and organized systems- complexes of the novel salts with five-membered, heteroaromatic rings and oligoethers