Matters Lecture series
Advancement in Electric Charging Infrastructure and Technologies - The Holland Experience
With the increase of electric vehicles in Hong Kong, EV charging stations are becoming increasingly important. The challenge of logistics and infrastructure can be solved with the latest EV charging technology. This lecture's speakers will introduce innovations in charging infrastructure and power conversion for commercial electric mobility, with the latest on smart charging, smart energy management, and more. With Heliox’s expertise in state-of-the-art land-based and marine vessel charging, they were recently commissioned by Singapore to complete a harbour project with AGVs and Denmark to implement a harbour project with ferries.
This lecture will be conducted in English.
Meet the Speaker
Michael Colijn is the Group CEO for Heliox, a world leader in charging infrastructure and power conversion for commercial electric mobility. Michael is an environmental physicist (Royal Holloway College London) with a specialisation in environmental technology from Imperial College London and is studying energy law at Groningen University. He has worked for six energy start-ups/scale-ups including solar, home power solutions, commercial heating and smart grids. Before joining Heliox, Michael worked in Shanghai to build a greenfield company in commercial gas heating for Bekaert.
Meet the Speaker
Philbert Tong leads the product and technology team of ESG Matters – a green fintech company providing tech-based platform solutions for SDG and ESG excellence – from well-being IoT, ESG software, sustainability expertise to turnkey solutions. A passionate proponent of sustainability and the ESG movement, Philbert heads the development of ESG Matters' various ESG business process outsourcing services and has hosted and spoken at multiple ESG-related events, including Hong Kong FinTech Week.