6th International Hydrail Conference: HYDRAIL 2010

Dates: 
Thu, 07/01/2010 - Fri, 07/02/2010
Location: 
Istanbul, Turkey

The Sixth International Hydrail Conference was held on 1-2 July 2010 on the campus of Bahcesehir University in Istanbul, Turkey. The 2010 conference was generously hosted by the International Centre for Hydrogen Energy Technologies (ICHET), a project of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). For more information about the conference, download the brochure (1MB).

The Sixth International Hydrail Conference was held 1-2 July, 2010, at Bahcesehir University in Istanbul, Turkey. The conference was hosted by Istanbul-based International Centre for Hydrogen Energy Technologies, Appalachian State University Energy Center (Boone, North Carolina, USA) and the Hydrogen Economy Advancement Team at the Mooresville-South Iredell Economic Development Corporation (Mooresville, North Carolina, USA).

The International Centre for Hydrogen Energy Technologies (ICHET) is a project of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) founded in Istanbul in 2004 and supported by the Turkish Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources. Its role is to to support, demonstrate and promote viable hydrogen technologies, particularly in emerging countries, so as to enhance their future economic development, prevent the widening of the energy and technology gap with the developed one while helping skipping over the fossil fuel phase.

Presentations and Speakers

PresenterCountryAffiliationFile
Dr. Seky ChangSouth KoreaKorean Railway Research Institute[PDF]
Dr. Dmitry GrigorovichRussiaAll-Russia Institute of Rail Technology[PDF]
Dr. Mustafa HatipogluTurkey International Centre for Hydrogen Energy Technologies (UNIDO-ICHET)[PDF]
Andreas HoffrichterGermanyUniversity of Birmingham (UK)[PDF]
Jason Hoyle USAAppalachian State University[PDF]
Tarun HuriaIndiaUniversity of Pisa / formerly of Indian Railways[PDF]
Dr. Keiichiro KondoJapanChiba University[PDF]
Turgut KumasTurkeyTurkish State Railways[PDF]
Dr. Carlos NavasSpainFuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking-European Commission[PDF]
Stan ThompsonUSAHydrogen Economy Advancement Team[PDF]
Dr. Cecilia Wallmark SwedenSvenska Rotor Maskiner AB[PDF]
Herbert WancuraAustriaNTDA Energia[PDF]

Organizing Committee

  • Suleyman Karaman, General Manager, Turkish State Railways (TCDD), Ankara, Turkey
  • Mustafa Hatipoglu, Managing Director, UNIDO-ICHET, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Mehmet Tekin, Assistant Rector, Gaziosmanpasa University, Tokat, Turkey
  • Mustafa Ilicali, Head of Transportation Center, Bahcesehir University, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Suha Yazici, Director of R&D, UNIDO-ICHET, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Stan Thompson, Director, International Hydrail Conference, Mooresville, NC USA
  • Jason Hoyle, Research Analyst, Appalachian State University Energy Center, Boone, NC USA

Sponsors

International Centre for Hydrogen Energy Technologies (ICHET) and United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) logosTCDD logo
Hydrogen Economy Advancement Team logoGaziOsmanPasa University logo
Appalachian State University logo              ASU Energy Center logo Bahcesehir University logo