International Conference and Exhibition on Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Electric Drives, 8-9 June 2011, Hamburg

Hamburg, 8 -9/06/2011: The world’s leading experts will come together for the eighth H2Expo, the International Conference and Exhibition on Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Electric Drives, to discuss the latest trends and developments in mobile, stationary and portable applications.

The focus will be on the latest applications in the automotive, maritime, aerospace and energy supply industries. For the first time, H2Expo will also cover the closely related fields of electric drive technology, electric energy storage systems and hybrid systems, making it a comprehensive information platform for the energy and mobility technologies of the future.

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