Hydrogen Safety and International Standardization with a Focus on Europe




The International Association for Hydrogen Safety, HySafe and IAHE H2 Safety Division organize a special session on "Hydrogen Safety and International Standardization with a Focus on Europe". This is the fourth sequential edition of such “Special Session on International Standardisation and Hydrogen Safety” originated at WHTC2013 in Shanghai, China and successfully continued at WHEC2014 in Gwangju, Korea and WHTC2015 in Sydney, Australia. This time the focus is on Europe. Short presentations by renown international experts will provide updates on prenormative research and current standardization activities for the safe use of hydrogen as an energy carrier in the European context.


15th June 2016 -- Palacio de Congresos

18:45 Welcome: HySafe and IAHE Safety Division (Jordan, Tchouvelev) with brief presentations on HySafe and on IAHE
18:55 ISO/TC 197 update (Tchouvelev)
19:10 Germany update (Jordan)
19:25 CEN/TC268 and France update (Barthelemy)
19:40 Spain update (Azkarate)
19:55 UK update (Hawksworth, to be confirmed)
20:10 Brief Q&A
20:15 Adjourn