Workshop 3 – Swedish Hydrogen Development Center: Hydrogen applications and use

Organised by: RISE and Swerim, with support from Vinnova. 


RISE Research Institutes of Sweden and Swerim have now, with support from industry, received project funding from Vinnova to jointly develop a new knowledge center and physical testbed facilities where different components and technologies can be tested and evaluated: The Swedish Hydrogen Development Center. This workshop is focused on Hydrogen applications and use. We have four keynote technical presentations from several industrial areas.*

There will be space available to display posters if you have project ideas and are search for partners or wish to highlight an ongoing project.  


Members of SHDC project and by invitation


Kulturens Hus, Luleå (Map)
Conference room: Lilla Salen

Date and time

17–18 September, lunch to lunch.

Preliminary agenda

Tuesday 17 September

11.30 – 13.00 Registration

12.00 – 13.00 Lunch

13.00 – 13:10 Workshop opening
Ida Heintz, Swerim

13:10 – 13:20 Introduction of Swerim
Pontus Sjöberg, CEO Swerim

13:20 – 13:30 Introduction of RISE
Markus Norström, Vice President, Energy and Biobased Economy, RISE

13:30 – 13:40 Status of the SHDC
Anna-Karin Jannasch, RISE & Ida Heintz, Swerim

13:40 – 14:10 *Green Hydrogen for the Chemical Industry
Thijs de Groot, Nouryon

14:10 – 14:40 *HYBRIT project 
Speaker TBC, Hybrit Development

14:40 – 14:55 RISE opportunities
Anna-Karin Jannasch, RISE

14:55 – 15:10 Swerim opportunities
Paul Cobden, Swerim

15:10 – 15:45 Coffee, mingle & posters

15:45 – 16:00 Swerim Tour information/preparation

16:00 Bus departs Kulturnens hus for tour of Swerim

17:30 Bus returns to Kulturens hus

19:30 Dinner at Kulturens hus

Wednesday 18 September

08:30 – 8:40 Opening Day 2
Anna-Karin Jannasch

08:40 – 9:10 *Title
Speaker, Perstorp

09:10 – 9:40 *Höganäs – Metal powder and hydrogen
Hilmar Vidarsson, Höganäs

09:40 – 10:00 Panel discussion

10:00 – 10:20 Coffee break

10:20 – 10:40 Future funding opportunities

10:40 – 11:00 Next steps open discussion & workshop closing

11:00 – 11:15 RISE ETC tour information

11:15 – 12:00 Lunch

12:00 Bus departs Kulturens hus to RISE ETC in Piteå

15:45 Bus arrives at Luleå Airport (in time for SAS flight departing at 16:45), and then to Luleå City Center (Kulturens hus)


Main language English

Registration and cost

No fees for workshop and lunch. Participants responsible for own time/travel.

Registration before 14 August. 
Cancellation after 14 Aug will be invoiced 500 SEK. Substitution of personnel can be made.

Hotels in Luleå

There are a number of hotels within walking distance of Kulturens hus including:

  • Clarion Hotel Sense
  • Quality Hotel
  • Elite Stadshotel
  • Hotel Savoy

Link to web site for hotel reservations


Ida Heintz, Swerim, ida.heintz [at]
Anna-Karin Jannasch, RISE, anna-karin.jannasch [at]