Day 1, May 9, 2017

Day 1 Talk Title
8:30 – 11 am Session 1 Battery Design Requirements, Manufacturing, Quality and the Impact on Safety
Is safety a part of conceptual design?
Are the requirements changing?
Where are the gaps?
Session Discussion
11 am – 12:30 pm Session 2 Characterization of Battery Hazards
How do cell-level hazards translate to the battery- and system-level?
What are the current challenges?
Where are the gaps in current test methods?
12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 – 2:30 pm Session 2 (Continued) Session Discussion
2:30 – 5:30 pm Session 3 Mitigation Approaches and Advanced Diagnostic Tools
What are the current materials science and engineering approaches to improving safety?
What can we do to improve early detection to a safety issue?
What are the gaps in engineering solutions for prevention?
Session Discussion
6 pm Group Dinner

Day 2, May 10, 2017

Day 2 Talk Title
8:00 – 11:00 am Session 4 Validated Battery Safety: Modeling, Simulation, and Testing 
What is the current state of safety modeling tools?
Is validation testing done at the appropriate level (cell, battery, system)?
What are the needs and opportunities for the future?
Session Discussion and Workshop Wrap-up
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Lunch
12:00 – 5:00 pm Sandia National Laboratories Tour