NY-BEST Energy Storage Innovation Conference

Clean Energy and Energy Storage Technologies: Growing a Clean Energy Economy

Annual Fall Energy Storage Technology
and Innovation Conference

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Hyatt Regency in Rochester, New York


The New York Battery and Energy Storage Technology (NY-BEST) Consortium is hosting its Annual Fall Energy Storage Technology and Innovation Conference on October 2, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency in Rochester, New York.

Conference Overview:

NY-BEST is hosting a stimulating one-day conference on the latest innovations and technological advances in the rapidly growing field of energy storage technology, including:

  • technology innovations
  • advancements in product development
  • commercialization and manufacturing
  • innovative market applications in grid, transportation, and power electronics


Conference Format:

The Conference agenda will include informative keynotes, featured presentations, panels and roundtable discussions featuring experts in the storage field.  Keynotes and featured presentations are typically 15-20 minutes. Panel sessions typically include 4-5 speakers presenting for approximately 10 minutes each. Roundtable discussions will include a moderated Q&A among 4-5 speakers. Each session will have a Q&A with the audience after presentations have concluded. The Conference will also feature a company exhibition area, along with a technical poster session for students and start-ups.

Abstract Submission:

We invite innovators and leaders in energy storage to submit your ideas for interesting and engaging presentations. Please review speaker instructions before submitting your materials.

Submission Deadline: Friday, June 21, 2019

Potential conference topics for NY-BEST’s Annual Fall Technology Conference:

  • Advancements in the Electrification of Vehicles and Transportation
  • Innovative Applications in Grid Energy Storage
  • Integrating high levels of distributed solar/renewables
  • Energy Storage Product Development and Commercialization
  • Advancements in Battery Chemistries and Technologies
  • Battery Management Systems and Safety
  • New Developments in Non-Battery Energy Storage Technology
  • Energy Storage and Renewable Energy Hybrid Systems
  • Hydrogen-Based Energy Storage Developments
  • Cutting Edge Energy Storage Research  
  • Submit your own idea!

Required Abstract Submission Information:

Speakers are asked to submit the below information and as a brief abstract, not exceeding 2 pages, to Ashley Weaver at info@ny-best.org no later than Friday, June 21, 2019. The submissions will be reviewed by a team of experts and selected speakers will be notified.

  1. Name of speaker and co-authors (if applicable), company or institution, contact information (e-mail and phone)
  2. Title of presentation
  3. Description of research or project including: Background/Introduction, Objectives, Methods, Results and Conclusions
  4. Brief biography of speaker
  5. Previous presentations of the information (when, where and presented by whom)


attention Ashley Weaver

Information for Selected Speakers:

  • Selected speakers will receive complimentary admission to the Conference, which includes all meals, but will be responsible for travel and hotel accommodations.
  • Speakers will be required to attend a pre-conference coordinating phone call with NY-BEST Executive Director, Dr. William Acker, and/or the appointed panel moderator if applicable.
  • Speakers planning to use Power Point presentations will be required to submit them for review by September 16, 2019.
  • Speakers are encouraged to attend the full conference. Speakers are required to arrive one (1) hour before the start of their session at the Conference and must check-in with NY-BEST staff.
  • Speakers slides will be shared as a pdf file with Conference attendees.

 Sponsorship Opportunities 

GOLD SPONSOR $5,000 Logo on website, marketing materials, event signage, event program; Exhibitor booth; 4 conference passes
LUNCH SPONSOR $5,000 Limit to ONE; Signage with logo displayed during Conference Networking Lunch, logo on website, event program & promotional materials; Exhibitor booth; 4 conference passes
HOSPITALITY SPONSOR $5,000 Limit to ONE; Signage with logo displayed at Conference Breakfast and networking breaks, logo on website and event program; Exhibitor booth; 4 conference passes
FUTURE LEADERS SPONSOR $5,000 Limit to ONE; Signage displayed in Student Poster Area and company rep will give presentation of student poster awards; logo on website and event program; Exhibitor booth; 4 conference passes
SILVER SPONSOR $2,500 Logo on website, event signage and event program; Exhibitor booth; 2 conference passes
LANYARD SPONSOR $2,000 Company name and logo on attendee lanyards
EXHIBITOR $1,000 Exhibitor booth; 1 conference pass
START UP EXHIBITOR $500 Exhibitor booth; 1 conference pass


If you have any questions, contact us at info@ny-best.org.  Thank you!

October 2nd, 2019 8:00 AM   through   6:30 PM
125 E Main Street
Rochester, 14604
United States
Member $ 200.00
Non-Member $ 250.00
Academic, Non-Profit, Government $ 200.00
Start-Up $ 150.00
Student $ 50.00
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