DAY-BY-DAY SCHEDULE

Program Agenda

1:45 - 2:05 p.m.

Overview of U.S. Regulation of Lithium Battery Recycling

10:05 - 10:30 a.m.

Networking Break

10:35 - 11:00 a.m.

Siting Considerations for Lithium Battery Recycling Projects

11:00 - 11:25 a.m.

The Impact of LFP on Lithium Battery Recycling

11:25 - 11:50 a.m.

Safety Challenges in Lithium Battery Recycling

11:50 - 12:15 p.m.

Transporting Used Batteries: Challenges and Opportunities

12:15 - 1:45 p.m.

Lunch

2:05 - 2:25 p.m.

Overview of Canadian Regulation of Lithium Battery Recycling

2:25 - 3:35 p.m.

Regulatory Roundtable: U.S. and Canadian Regulators Talk About Recycling

3:35 - 4:00 p.m.

Regulating and Reporting Carbon Emissions in North America and Around the World

4:00 - 4:20 p.m.

Social and Environmental ROI on Lithium Battery Recycling

4:20 - 5:30 p.m.

Networking Reception

7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Optional Workshop Dinner (Separate Registration Required)

9:00 - 9:05 a.m.

Welcome by Executive Director

9:05 - 9:10 a.m.

Welcome by Concordia University

9:10 - 9:15 a.m.

Welcome by Recycling Committee Co-Chairs

9:15 - 9:40 a.m.

The Market for and Economic Drivers of Lithium Battery Recycling

9:15 - 9:40 a.m.

The Market for and Economic Drivers of Lithium Battery Recycling

9:40 - 10:05 a.m.

Overview of Lithium Battery Recycling Technologies

Day One

August 8, 2023

9:00 – 9:05 a.m. Welcome by Executive Director
9:05 – 9:10 a.m. Welcome by Concordia University
9:10 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome by Recycling Committee Co-Chairs
9:15 – 9:40 a.m. The Market for and Economic Drivers of Lithium Battery Recycling
9:40 - 10:05 a.m. Overview of Lithium Battery Recycling Technologies
10:05 - 10:30 a.m. Networking Break
10:35 - 11:00 a.m. Siting Considerations for Lithium Battery Recycling Projects
11:00 - 11:25 a.m. The Impact of LFP on Lithium Battery Recycling
11:25 - 11:50 a.m. Safety Challenges in Lithium Battery Recycling
11:50 - 12:15 p.m. Transporting Used Batteries: Challenges and Opportunities
12:15 – 1:45 p.m. Lunch
1:45 - 2:05 p.m. Overview of U.S. Regulation of Lithium Battery Recycling
2:05 - 2:25 p.m. Overview of Canadian Regulation of Lithium Battery Recycling
2:25 - 3:35 p.m. Regulatory Roundtable: U.S. and Canadian Regulators Talk About Recycling
3:35 - 4:00 p.m. Regulating and Reporting Carbon Emissions in North America and Around the World
4:00 - 4:20 p.m. Social and Environmental ROI on Lithium Battery Recycling
4:20 - 5:30 p.m. Networking Reception
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Optional Workshop Dinner (Separate Registration Required)

Day Two

August 9, 2023

9:00 – 9:10 a.m. Welcome to Day Two Simon Schlecht, EKATO SYSTEMS
9:10 – 10:30 a.m. Battery Management for Automotive Recyclers Moderator: Danielle Spalding, Cirba Solutions
Scott Robertson, Robertson’s Auto Salvage
Emil Nusbaum, Automotive Recyclers Association
Linda Gaines, Argonne National Laboratory
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Networking Break
11:00 – 12:00 p.m. Safety Considerations in Handling Used Batteries Tyler Helps, Spiers New Technologies
Fred Lee, KTON
Brian Engle, Amphenol Sensors
12:00 – 1:15 p.m. Lunch
1:15 – 3:00 p.m. Meet the Recyclers:
What are Their Value Propositions?

Presentations by 15 Lithium Battery Recycling Firms
(6 minutes each)
Ascend Elements
Blue Whale Materials
Aqua Metals
Lithion
Li-Cycle
Ecobat
Cirba Solutions
Glencore/Agmet LLC
Aleon Renewable Metals
Electra Battery Materials Corp.
Green Li-ion
Austin Elements
American Battery Technology Company
Princeton NuEnergy
Interco
3:00 – 4:15 p.m. Breakout Group Discussions
Attendees May Participate in Any Group

5 Groups
Choose One To Attend
1. Circularity of Battery Materials led by Ascend Elements
2. Optimizing Testing Protocols for Used EV Battery Recycling led by Blue Whale Materials
3. Emissions and Waste Lifecycle of Battery Materials and Recycling Pathways led by Aqua Metals
4. Digital Battery Passport: The Race to 2027 led by Avery Dennison
5. Battery Logistics Safety and Standards led by Amphenol Sensors
6. Electrolyte Recovery from Battery Scrap or Black Mass by Vacuum Contact Drying led by EKATO SYSTEMS
4:15 – 4:45 p.m. Reports by Discussion Group Leaders Reports by 5 Group Discussion Leaders