Battery Council International Announces Call for Speakers at 2024 Convention + Power Mart Expo

Battery, Energy Experts Invited to Share Insights April 21­–24, 2024, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

WASHINGTON — October 4, 2023 – Are you passionate about the battery industry and have valuable insights to share? Here’s your chance. Battery Council International (BCI) has announced a call for speakers at its annual BCI Convention + Power Mart Expo scheduled for April 21–24, 2024, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. BCI invites battery, energy and other related industry professionals to take the stage. The deadline for speaker proposal submissions is November 3, 2023.

Be Part of BCI’s 100-Year Celebration

Next year’s event will truly be a once-in-a-lifetime celebration of the battery industry. Organizers expect record-setting attendance, as convention goers mark the 100-year milestone of BCI, North America’s premier battery trade association. A special agenda is in the works to make the 2024 event bigger and better than ever, as the industry celebrates the past and looks forward to an exciting future of battery and energy storage innovation.

Tips for Successful Proposal Submissions

The BCI Convention is dedicated to creating a platform for professionals to exchange expertise, knowledge and experiences. As prospective speakers prepare their proposals, BCI encourages applicants to provide as much detail and insight as possible. Their contribution could be the highlight of the event. Proposal topics might include success in:

  • Implementing a groundbreaking process
  • Integrating an innovative solution
  • Navigating a significant challenge
  • Securing new knowledge that can benefit colleagues

Session Types

  • Market insights
  • Panel discussions
  • Technology and Innovation Summit workshops

Speakers Enjoy Big Benefits

Presenting at the BCI Convention is not just about imparting knowledge. It’s also a fantastic opportunity for a speaker to enhance their professional profile and expand networks within the battery community. Other benefits:

  • Present to top decision-makers in the battery and energy storage industries
  • Receive free Convention registration
  • Share ideas and innovations with peers
  • Showcase your expertise
  • Expand your network
  • Be part of BCI’s historic 100-year milestone

Important Dates to Remember

As potential speakers prepare their submission, here are important dates to remember:

  • Call for speakers: Open now
  • Event registration for attendees: Open October 2023
  • Speaker proposal submission deadline: November 3, 2023
  • Notification of selected speakers: January 2024
  • BCI Convention + Power Mart: April 21–24, 2024, at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort and Spa, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Join Us for an Electrifying Time!

Don’t miss the chance to be part of something truly exceptional. Join colleagues at the 2024 BCI Convention + Power Mart, April 2024, in Fort Lauderdale. For more information and to submit your speaker proposal, please visit Call for Speakers.


About Battery Council International

Battery Council International will soon celebrate its 100-year anniversary as the leading trade association of the North American battery industry representing more than 125 member companies. Formed in 1924, BCI joins together battery manufacturers and recyclers, marketers and retailers, suppliers of raw materials and equipment, and battery distributors from across North America and around the world. BCI members are committed to responsible manufacturing and recycling processes, and serve as a unified voice for environmental, health and safety stewardship. The organization continues to unite members within the lead industry to successfully communicate and protect through education, science, and government efforts the most successful circular economy on the planet. With 99% of used lead batteries collected and recycled in the U.S. and the typical new lead battery containing 80% or more of recycled content, BCI supports the path toward similar sustainability goals for all other battery chemistries. For more information visit