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Graphene, CNTs & 2D Materials: Users, Applications, Major Producers & Start Ups

26-27 April 2022
2pm - 9pm

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Graphene | Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNT, MWCNTs) | Boron Nitride | 2D Materials | Graphene-Silicon Anode | Battery Additives | Supercapacitors | Biosensors | Concrete Additive | Filtration Membranes | Composites and Plastic Additives | Fibers and Textiles | Gas Sensors | Memory Devices | Shielding | Conductive Fibers | Scale-Up | Quantum Electronics | Reflective Displays | Speaker Membranes | Anti-Corrosion Coatings | Novel Manufacturing Methods | Functionalization | R2R CVD Growth and Transfer | VC Investment

Leading global speakers include:
U.S. Army ERDC
NanoXplore
Nanograf
SmartIR/University of Manchester
Phoenix Venture Partners
Water Research Centre.
Volexion
Versarien
Laminar
GraphAudio
Raymor/NanoIntegris Technologies
C12 Quantum Electronics
Levidian
Graphenix
Micro Powder Inc
Nano-C
Atrago
GRIP Molecular Technologies
Graphene One
MITO Materials Solutions
Universal Matter
Nantero
Carbonova
Graphene-X
Applied Nanolayers
Sixonia
COnovate
DexMat
Ceylon Graphite
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26 April 2022

TechBlick

Tuesday

Welcome and Introduction

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2:05pm

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Khasha Ghaffarzadeh

Welcome and Introduction

2:05pm

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26 April 2022

Versarien

Tuesday

3DCP and Graphene additives for architecture and infrastructure

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2:17pm

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Ben Harries

Architectural Innovation Lead

Simon and Ben will be introducing some of the opportunities and challenges of implementing 3DCP technology in the construction of buildings and infrastructure, along with some of the emerging benefits of using graphene additives in printing materials.

All, Graphene, 2D Materials, Carbon Nanotubes

3DCP and Graphene additives for architecture and infrastructure

2:17pm

Simon and Ben will be introducing some of the opportunities and challenges of implementing 3DCP technology in the construction of buildings and infrastructure, along with some of the emerging benefits of using graphene additives in printing materials.

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26 April 2022

Water Research Centre.

Tuesday

3DCP and Graphene additives for architecture and infrastructure

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2:17pm

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Simon Ayley

Director of Strategic Growth Partnerships

Simon and Ben will be introducing some of the opportunities and challenges of implementing 3DCP technology in the construction of buildings and infrastructure, along with some of the emerging benefits of using graphene additives in printing materials.

All, Graphene, 2D Materials', Carbon Nanotubes

3DCP and Graphene additives for architecture and infrastructure

2:17pm

Simon and Ben will be introducing some of the opportunities and challenges of implementing 3DCP technology in the construction of buildings and infrastructure, along with some of the emerging benefits of using graphene additives in printing materials.

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26 April 2022

Ceylon Graphite

Tuesday

Graphite and Graphene additive Anode Li-B Technology

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2:40pm

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Siva Bohm

Chief Scientific Executive


Ceylon Graphite is a public company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange that is mining graphite technology and developing and commercializing innovative graphene and graphite applications and products. Graphite mined in Sri Lanka is known to be some of the purest in the world. It has been confirmed to be suitable for easily upgradeable for a range of applications, including the high-growth electric vehicle and battery storage markets.
Li-ion batteries are presently being investigated and commercially implemented for energy storage applications such as electric vehicles, grid energy storage or storage for renewable energies. Like other global platform technologies that came before microchips, batteries represent an enormous challenge and opportunity for today's businesses. Get batteries right, and you can create a huge competitive advantage and trillions of dollars of value (see Tesla, Neo, GM, VW, BMW). Get them wrong and face multi-billion dollar recalls and incalculable brand damage. It can be overwhelming trying to stay on top of these trends.
This talk will focus on the following key topics:
➢ Simplify Vein Graphite Ceylon graphite battery materials technology, particular An- ode Batteries materials technology, using Natural Graphite, Vein Graphite with a low carbon footprint.
➢ Battery technology is constantly evolving. While lithium-ion batteries established market dominance, there is still enormous variation across form factors chemical formulations, not to mention continuous improvements to enhance performance.
➢ Role of Graphene as an additive and appropriate utilization.

All, Graphene, 2D Materials, Carbon Nanotubes, Batteries and Fuel Cells, Si Anode and Next-Gen Li-Ion Chemistry, Advanced Materials

Graphite and Graphene additive Anode Li-B Technology

2:40pm


Ceylon Graphite is a public company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange that is mining graphite technology and developing and commercializing innovative graphene and graphite applications and products. Graphite mined in Sri Lanka is known to be some of the purest in the world. It has been confirmed to be suitable for easily upgradeable for a range of applications, including the high-growth electric vehicle and battery storage markets.
Li-ion batteries are presently being investigated and commercially implemented for energy storage applications such as electric vehicles, grid energy storage or storage for renewable energies. Like other global platform technologies that came before microchips, batteries represent an enormous challenge and opportunity for today's businesses. Get batteries right, and you can create a huge competitive advantage and trillions of dollars of value (see Tesla, Neo, GM, VW, BMW). Get them wrong and face multi-billion dollar recalls and incalculable brand damage. It can be overwhelming trying to stay on top of these trends.
This talk will focus on the following key topics:
➢ Simplify Vein Graphite Ceylon graphite battery materials technology, particular An- ode Batteries materials technology, using Natural Graphite, Vein Graphite with a low carbon footprint.
➢ Battery technology is constantly evolving. While lithium-ion batteries established market dominance, there is still enormous variation across form factors chemical formulations, not to mention continuous improvements to enhance performance.
➢ Role of Graphene as an additive and appropriate utilization.

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26 April 2022

NanoXplore

Tuesday

First Canadian Gigafactory with Graphene-Silicon Anodes

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3:03pm

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Nima Moghimian

Global R&D Director

Is graphene ready for use in a gigawatt-hour battery manufacturing?

VoltaXplore, a joint venture of NanoXplore and Martinrea has announced plans to build a gigafactory in Canada that uses graphene enhanced anodes. NanoXplore’s proprietary graphene-silicon anodes are currently used in VoltaXplore’s 18650 cylindrical cells that are manufactured in a recently commissioned demonstration battery plant in Montreal. These batteries have successfully demonstrated high specific capacity with excellent cycle life and are on track to be mass-produced in Canada. From raw materials to cylindrical cells, this talk will give you an overview of how graphene’s promise for massive energy storage is finally coming true.

All, Graphene, 2D Materials, Carbon Nanotubes, Batteries and Fuel Cells, Si Anode and Next-Gen Li-Ion Chemistry, Advanced Materials

First Canadian Gigafactory with Graphene-Silicon Anodes

3:03pm

Is graphene ready for use in a gigawatt-hour battery manufacturing?

VoltaXplore, a joint venture of NanoXplore and Martinrea has announced plans to build a gigafactory in Canada that uses graphene enhanced anodes. NanoXplore’s proprietary graphene-silicon anodes are currently used in VoltaXplore’s 18650 cylindrical cells that are manufactured in a recently commissioned demonstration battery plant in Montreal. These batteries have successfully demonstrated high specific capacity with excellent cycle life and are on track to be mass-produced in Canada. From raw materials to cylindrical cells, this talk will give you an overview of how graphene’s promise for massive energy storage is finally coming true.

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26 April 2022

Sixonia

Tuesday

In-Situ At-Scale Functionalization Towards Few-Layer Graphenes Without Additives: For Batteries, Textiles And Beyond

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3:26pm

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Martin Lohe

CEO

The unique feature of Sixonia Tech's E-Graphenes is the combination of properties that were previously incompatible for graphenes on large scale: easy processability (without additives) + high quality (conductivity). This is enabled by the technology of electrochemical exfoliation in combination with in situ functionalization. Additionally, such functionalization allows for property profiles and processing properties to be adaptable to the respective target application (e.g. dispersibility without surfactants in a solvent of choice and high electrical conductivity at the same time).
The promising potential of these graphenes has been shown - among others - in conductive coatings towards light-weight heating and sensing textiles and as conductive additives in battery electrodes, which can significantly increase high-power capacity and improved cycling stability.

All, Graphene, 2D Materials, Carbon Nanotubes, Si Anode and Next-Gen Li-Ion Chemistry, Batteries and Fuel Cells, Advanced Materials

In-Situ At-Scale Functionalization Towards Few-Layer Graphenes Without Additives: For Batteries, Textiles And Beyond

3:26pm

The unique feature of Sixonia Tech's E-Graphenes is the combination of properties that were previously incompatible for graphenes on large scale: easy processability (without additives) + high quality (conductivity). This is enabled by the technology of electrochemical exfoliation in combination with in situ functionalization. Additionally, such functionalization allows for property profiles and processing properties to be adaptable to the respective target application (e.g. dispersibility without surfactants in a solvent of choice and high electrical conductivity at the same time).
The promising potential of these graphenes has been shown - among others - in conductive coatings towards light-weight heating and sensing textiles and as conductive additives in battery electrodes, which can significantly increase high-power capacity and improved cycling stability.

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26 April 2022

DexMat

Tuesday

Conductive Carbon Nanotube Threads and Fabrics for Wearables and Smart Textiles

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Dmitri Tsentalovich

CEO

DexMat manufactures high-performance Galvorn carbon nanotube (CNT) fibers and films using a proprietary solution processing technology. We aim to supplant heavy, rigid metals used for wiring in the aerospace, wearable electronics, and medical device markets. Metal wiring is heavy and is prone to fatigue failure in electronics. Lightweight, flexible wires and cables made with DexMat materials are up to 90 % lighter, 10 times stronger, and have over 100 times higher flex life than metal wiring. Conductive CNT fiber/thread can be sewn directly into fabric or clothing, is machine washable, and is capable of picking up electrical signals from the body such as a pulse simply by being in contact with skin. Furthermore, Galvorn threads can be readily assembled into fabrics and used as dry contact electrodes for EKG measurement. DexMat is seeking to build strong relationships with leading apparel and consumer electronics companies to accelerate the development of DexMat products into wearable electronics and e-textile applications. High-tech apparel for performance athletes, medical EKG monitoring clothing, military uniforms with portable antennas for wireless communications, and wearable fabric batteries are just a few potential entry applications for DexMat CNT products.

All, Graphene, 2D Materials, Carbon Nanotubes, eTextile, Advanced Materials

Conductive Carbon Nanotube Threads and Fabrics for Wearables and Smart Textiles

3:49pm

DexMat manufactures high-performance Galvorn carbon nanotube (CNT) fibers and films using a proprietary solution processing technology. We aim to supplant heavy, rigid metals used for wiring in the aerospace, wearable electronics, and medical device markets. Metal wiring is heavy and is prone to fatigue failure in electronics. Lightweight, flexible wires and cables made with DexMat materials are up to 90 % lighter, 10 times stronger, and have over 100 times higher flex life than metal wiring. Conductive CNT fiber/thread can be sewn directly into fabric or clothing, is machine washable, and is capable of picking up electrical signals from the body such as a pulse simply by being in contact with skin. Furthermore, Galvorn threads can be readily assembled into fabrics and used as dry contact electrodes for EKG measurement. DexMat is seeking to build strong relationships with leading apparel and consumer electronics companies to accelerate the development of DexMat products into wearable electronics and e-textile applications. High-tech apparel for performance athletes, medical EKG monitoring clothing, military uniforms with portable antennas for wireless communications, and wearable fabric batteries are just a few potential entry applications for DexMat CNT products.

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26 April 2022

Networking Break

Tuesday

Networking Break | Meet The Speakers

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26 April 2022

Atrago

Tuesday

Graphene displays for AR/VR/HUD applications

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4:32pm

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Santiago Cartamil-Bueno

Managing Director

Atrago is a display technology innovator that has developed a novel graphene MEMS solution. We are targeting the more advanced display sub-segments such as augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) glasses and heads-up displays (HUD) as the first part of a broader mainstream adoption strategy for our new technology

AR/ VR devices and HUDs require exceptional displays to enhance user experience. Currently, display manufacturers seek to achieve high resolution, high refresh rates and low power consumption. Standard technologies lack the performance and efficiency required and rely on an internal light generation causing high consumption of power. Atrago's technology combines the best performance in each category guaranteeing a premium and sustainable solution.

Atrago has developed a graphene-based electro-opto-mechanical system addressing the needs of the AR/VR and head-up displays industry. The solution is a reflective display whose pixels are mechanical micro-optical cavities made of graphene nano-sheets. The pixels can be electrically controlled to modulate ambient light and produce natural colours. This eliminates the need to use battery power to generate light in bright environments.

All, Graphene, 2D Materials, Carbon Nanotubes, reflective displays, Advanced Displays, Advanced Materials

Graphene displays for AR/VR/HUD applications

4:32pm

Atrago is a display technology innovator that has developed a novel graphene MEMS solution. We are targeting the more advanced display sub-segments such as augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) glasses and heads-up displays (HUD) as the first part of a broader mainstream adoption strategy for our new technology

AR/ VR devices and HUDs require exceptional displays to enhance user experience. Currently, display manufacturers seek to achieve high resolution, high refresh rates and low power consumption. Standard technologies lack the performance and efficiency required and rely on an internal light generation causing high consumption of power. Atrago's technology combines the best performance in each category guaranteeing a premium and sustainable solution.

Atrago has developed a graphene-based electro-opto-mechanical system addressing the needs of the AR/VR and head-up displays industry. The solution is a reflective display whose pixels are mechanical micro-optical cavities made of graphene nano-sheets. The pixels can be electrically controlled to modulate ambient light and produce natural colours. This eliminates the need to use battery power to generate light in bright environments.

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26 April 2022

SmartIR/University of Manchester

Tuesday

Adaptive Graphene Devices.

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Coskun Kocabas

Professor

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Adaptive Graphene Devices.

4:55pm

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26 April 2022

Applied Nanolayers

Tuesday

Scalable production and integration of graphene

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Richard van Rijn

CTO

Applied Nanolayers BV (ANL) has spent the last years developing solutions for graphene production and integration, such as wafer scale growth processes and tools and wafer-to- wafer transfer processes and tools, combined with wafer scale quality analysis, and wafer scale device fabrication. We now offer a foundry service to integrate these materials on existing semiconductor technology to precisely those customers who wish to bring their graphene application to a higher TRL. This allows SME’s as well as larger companies to develop their intended 2D material device applications without having to invest upfront in expensive production infrastructure.
ANL has its own 200 mm automated CVD platform to enable the consistent growth of high- quality graphene. For the transfer ANL has developed a unique wafer-to-wafer transfer technique with dry graphene transfer. This transfer method is more reliable and easier to automate than liquid based transfer methods. It also provides better control over stress, strain and wrinkles in the graphene layer, which results in more uniform final device performance.
Next to its foundry service ANL has also developed a graphene Application Development Kit (ADK). This enables ANL’s customers to execute fast prototyping using ANL’s graphene and use a manual dry bond. This method provides the best possible results, only to be topped by ANL’s automated transfer. The ADK can be used at wafer level, but it can also be cut in pieces and transferred to individual chips or other small size applications.

All, Graphene, Carbon Nanotubes, 2D Materials', Sensors, Advanced Materials

Scalable production and integration of graphene

5:18pm

Applied Nanolayers BV (ANL) has spent the last years developing solutions for graphene production and integration, such as wafer scale growth processes and tools and wafer-to- wafer transfer processes and tools, combined with wafer scale quality analysis, and wafer scale device fabrication. We now offer a foundry service to integrate these materials on existing semiconductor technology to precisely those customers who wish to bring their graphene application to a higher TRL. This allows SME’s as well as larger companies to develop their intended 2D material device applications without having to invest upfront in expensive production infrastructure.
ANL has its own 200 mm automated CVD platform to enable the consistent growth of high- quality graphene. For the transfer ANL has developed a unique wafer-to-wafer transfer technique with dry graphene transfer. This transfer method is more reliable and easier to automate than liquid based transfer methods. It also provides better control over stress, strain and wrinkles in the graphene layer, which results in more uniform final device performance.
Next to its foundry service ANL has also developed a graphene Application Development Kit (ADK). This enables ANL’s customers to execute fast prototyping using ANL’s graphene and use a manual dry bond. This method provides the best possible results, only to be topped by ANL’s automated transfer. The ADK can be used at wafer level, but it can also be cut in pieces and transferred to individual chips or other small size applications.

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26 April 2022

GraphAudio

Tuesday

Manufacturing Graphene Transducers

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Lonnie Wilson

CTO & Co Founder

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Manufacturing Graphene Transducers

5:41pm

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26 April 2022

Phoenix Venture Partners

Tuesday

Opportunities & Challenges in 2D Materials Investment

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Nobi Kambe

Founder

2D materials platform has shown enormous market opportunities largely because of its diverse and superb functionalities. Graphene and other 2D materials cover metal-semiconductor-insulator, and can be engineered to meet industrial needs. On the other hand, a number of startups have faced significant challenges to get qualified for commercialization and often failed. Why?! Is a replacement model of existing materials/films/composites not working? Choice of existing market versus emerging market? This talk will discuss potential solutions to overcome these challenges on the basis of my experiences as a former founder of nanomaterials startups and investor. The latest trend in sustainability and its effect on 2D materials venture will be touched as well.

All, Graphene, 2D Materials, Carbon Nanotubes, Advanced Materials

Opportunities & Challenges in 2D Materials Investment

6:04pm

2D materials platform has shown enormous market opportunities largely because of its diverse and superb functionalities. Graphene and other 2D materials cover metal-semiconductor-insulator, and can be engineered to meet industrial needs. On the other hand, a number of startups have faced significant challenges to get qualified for commercialization and often failed. Why?! Is a replacement model of existing materials/films/composites not working? Choice of existing market versus emerging market? This talk will discuss potential solutions to overcome these challenges on the basis of my experiences as a former founder of nanomaterials startups and investor. The latest trend in sustainability and its effect on 2D materials venture will be touched as well.

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26 April 2022

Networking Break

Tuesday

Networking Break - Meet The Speakers

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26 April 2022

U.S. Army ERDC

Tuesday

Targeted Opportunities for Graphene Enhanced Water Infrastructure and Structural Assets

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Chris Griggs

Senior Research Physical Scientist

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Targeted Opportunities for Graphene Enhanced Water Infrastructure and Structural Assets

6:47pm

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26 April 2022

Micro Powder Inc

Tuesday

Novel Graphene Composite Powder Alternatives to Dispersions

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Ranell Santa Cruz.

Technical Director

Graphene is well known for improving performance properties that include corrosion resistance, barrier properties, and mechanical durability. The challenge for formulators has always been the ease of incorporation of graphene, which is extremely challenging. Graphene’s high surface area requires difficult incorporation processes and the handling of a dusty light material that could present workplace hazards.
One well-known solution to this challenge is to work with graphene dispersions, where the dry material has been uniformly wetted, stabilized and incorporated into a liquid matrix. These dispersed graphene powders can work quite well, but the limitations include relatively low graphene content, constraints imposed by the other ingredients used in the dispersion, and, most importantly, storage issues that include shelf stability and settling.
This presentation will introduce graphene composite powders that eliminate many of these problems and allow easy incorporation of graphene into many types of coating systems, including solvent based, water based and powder coatings.

All, Graphene, Carbon Nanotubes, 2D Materials', Advanced Materials

Novel Graphene Composite Powder Alternatives to Dispersions

7:10pm

Graphene is well known for improving performance properties that include corrosion resistance, barrier properties, and mechanical durability. The challenge for formulators has always been the ease of incorporation of graphene, which is extremely challenging. Graphene’s high surface area requires difficult incorporation processes and the handling of a dusty light material that could present workplace hazards.
One well-known solution to this challenge is to work with graphene dispersions, where the dry material has been uniformly wetted, stabilized and incorporated into a liquid matrix. These dispersed graphene powders can work quite well, but the limitations include relatively low graphene content, constraints imposed by the other ingredients used in the dispersion, and, most importantly, storage issues that include shelf stability and settling.
This presentation will introduce graphene composite powders that eliminate many of these problems and allow easy incorporation of graphene into many types of coating systems, including solvent based, water based and powder coatings.

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26 April 2022

Ford

Tuesday

Graphene in Cars: GnP Enhanced Polyurethane Foams and Beyond

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Alper Kizitas

Technical Expert

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Graphene in Cars: GnP Enhanced Polyurethane Foams and Beyond

7:33pm