The 36th EU PVSEC, from 09 to 13 September 2019, welcomes the 3rd Solar Industry Forum at the Marseille Chanot Convention and Exhibition Centre, Marseille, France

The key event for industry players to meet the Solar PV & Mobility Industries at EU PVSEC.

The 36th EU PVSEC reinforces its attractiveness for the Solar PV industry players by dedicating a complete parallel track to business and networking. The Solar Industry Forum is a part of the “Research meet Industry” reinforced parallel track co-organized at the EU PVSEC.

Together with the conference, exhibition, and several key side-events, the 3rd edition of the Solar Industry Forum, complemented by the 2nd edition of the Solar Mobility Forum will be at the core of this parallel track. These events will be held 10-11 September 2019 during the 36th EU PVSEC at the Marseille Chanot Convention and Exhibition Centre in Marseille, France.

With more than 400 different attendees in the last two years, the Solar Industry Forum is becoming the central place to discuss manufacturing solar PV in Europe during the EU PVSEC conference and exhibition.

The Solar Industry Forum explores current manufacturing technologies, application opportunities, challenges, economics, as well as the fundamental factors to the growth and expansion of the Solar marketplace.

High-level participants and key European and global speakers with a mix of presentations and roundtable discussions will ensure a vivid and attractive scene for PV industry leaders.

The Solar Industry Forum 2019 constitutes a two-day program designed to enable attendees to obtain the latest technical, market and application information while allowing time to network with other attendees in a time and cost-efficient manner.

The forum aims at providing a clear picture of the challenges, innovations, and trends in the manufacturing part of the PV value chain.

This includes,

• The future of manufacturing in Europe and globally in a complex international environment
• A focus on new technology hitting the market
• The role of innovations and new technologies to achieve competitive cost reduction
• Mass Manufacturing of Future PV Products
• The questions of quality and reliability in a cost competitive environment
• Local and Global Manufacturing Trends
• E-mobility through Solar Energy – A step towards the Energy Revolution
• The role of PV Industry in manufacturing PV for transport
• The question of ecolabels and Circular Economy
• Innovative Materials for BIPV development
• Challenges to mass production and Innovations in manufacturing BIPV products
• And more…

The 3rd Solar Industry Forum is an Industry Parallel Event organized within the business parallel track of the 36th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition. It is organized by EU PVSEC, Becquerel Institute, SOLARUNITED, and the European Technology and Innovation Platform for PV (ETIP-PV).

Benefits of Attending:

COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAM: Advance your knowledge on the most current technology and new market opportunities through informative session led by Industry experts.

RESOURCE-RICH EXHIBITION AREA AT EU PVSEC: Interact with premier suppliers and learn how their products & services can be implemented into your future-plans immediately.

NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES: Establish face-to-face relationships with new contacts and catch up with old friends in a casual environment to share ideas and best practices.

Who Attends?

* Industry Executives
* Fab managers
* PV Manufacturers
* Scientists
* PV Experts
* Research
* Academic organizations

Forum Entrance Fee:
Open to all participants of the 36th EU PVSEC on registered days (full conference or day ticket)

The 36th EU PVSEC will take place in Marseille, France, from 09 to 13 September 2019.

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