EUCAR at the Batteries Europe Plenary Session 2023

On 7 June 2023, Batteries Europe, the European Technology & Innovation Platform on batteries, organised its second Plenary Session titled “European Battery Ecosystem: how innovation improves competitiveness and resilience in Europe”.

During the event, speakers from the European Commission, the European Battery partnership, academia, research organisation and battery industry inform the audience on the EU regulatory framework and strategic policy plan. The afternoon session addressed the challenges faced while establishing a battery industry and the different initiatives existing at a national level to support competitiveness and resilience.

On the following day, EUCAR joined the Batteries Europe Working Groups meeting. In this working session, the experts reviewed the status of the Batteries Europe roadmap and discussed the R&I priorities across the battery value chain. The experts also discussed the next steps to support the update of the Batteries Europe partnership Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda.