One week left to secure your place at the Hunter Hydrogen and Energy Symposium

The NSW Energy & Resources Knowledge Hub is a proud supporter of the upcoming Hunter Hydrogen and Energy Symposium to be held in Newcastle from the 20 – 22 February.

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The event - presented by NewH2, The Hunter Hydrogen Technology Cluster, alongside HunterNet, - will bring together over 50 leaders across the Hydrogen and Energy sectors to share their expertise and provide latest updates on all-things Hydrogen and Energy across the Hunter region, as well as broader state and national developments.

Speakers include:

  • Tony Wood – Energy Program Director, Grattan Institute
  • Dr Fiona Simon – CEO, Australian Hydrogen Council
  • Leigh Kennedy – General Manager – Hydrogen, National Energy Resources Australia (NERA)
  • Simon Byrnes – Chief Commercial Officer, Port of Newcastle
  • Mark Chilcote – Managing Director, Energy Renaissance
  • Emily Scivetti – Chief Operating Officer, Oceanex Energy
  • Emelia Addo-Appiah – Strategic Initiatives Manager, Standards Australia
  • Prof Behdad Moghtaderi – Director; Priority Research Center for Frontier Energy Technologies & Utilisation, Newcastle Institute for Energy & Resources (NIER), UON
  • Liming Dai – Australian Laureate Fellow, Scientia Professor, SHARP Professor, Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Carbon Science and Innovation, UNSW.

Dr Vicky Au, Deputy Lead - Hydrogen Industry Mission, CSIRO, will also join the Symposium and provide the keynote address at the Industry Dinner on Tuesday evening.

Ticket sales close at 5:30pm Friday, February 10.

To view the agenda, see the full speaker list, and secure your tickets head to the NewH2 website.


Symposium Platinum Sponsor: Port of Newcastle

5:30pm – 8:30pm Welcome Drinks
Rydges Hotel, Newcastle

8:00am – 5:00pm Symposium Day 1
Rydges Hotel, Newcastle
6:00pm – 10:00pm Industry Dinner
Fort Scratchley, Newcastle

Dinner Sponsor: The Hunter Valley Hydrogen Hub (HVHH) - via the partnership between Orica and Origin

Dinner co-hosted by HunterNet and Business Hunter.

8:10am – 5:00pm Symposium Day 2
Rydges Hotel, Newcastle


  • Symposium Only: $595
  • Symposium Package: Welcome drinks, industry dinner, and two-day symposium: $860 - LESS THAN 15 PACKAGES REMAIN!
  • Industry Dinner Only: $165 - SOLD OUT!
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