Ben Wrightsman, President and CEO of the Battery Innovation Center (BIC) along with Dr. James Fleetwood, Research Director and Jonathan Angelo, Advance Battery Manuf. Engineer spoke to the class on Tuesday, February 20th. The mission of the BIC centers on advancing the industry's understanding and development of energy storage technologies. The BIC opened its doors in 2012 and is a first class facility that tests battery technology of all types and sizes. They currently assist over 100 major brands with the development of batteries. They currently work with car manufacturers such as Tesla, Chevrolet, Ford, GM and others. Both Dr. Fleetwood and Mr. Angelo are Purdue University graduates that shared several life lessons with the class.

We appreciate the opportunity to visit such a cutting edge lab in our backyard.

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