24.04: The hydrogen sector of region Grand Est met in Metz (FR) with a focus on training

On 24 April 2024, the DINAMHySE club brought its members together in Metz for a day of meetings and exchanges, with a visit to the technical training facilities of the local Afpa, focusing in particular on the hydrogen theme. 50 enterprises & local authorities took part to this seminar on hydrogen, focusing on skills & training.


10.00 - Speeches

Steve JECKO, Regional Director of AFPA; Béatrice AGAMENNONE, Vice-President of Metz Eurometropole; François WERNER, Vice-President of the Grand Est Region

10.30am - Plenary session

  • Hydrogen Projects of Metz - Lola GUILHENDOU, H2 Project Manager, Metz Eurometropole
  • ARCHYPEL project - Loïc VAUTRIN, Head of transitions department, LORR'UP
  • INTERREG NWE Green SKHy project - Clément MAURY, Head of European and cross-border projects AFPA
  • INTERREG H2MA project - Auriane AGARD, Europe Officer at the Cluster (presentation of a modelling tool)
  • Presentation of an installation availability tool - Amaury VAUSSANVIN, Co-manager Synops Conseil
  • Presentation on storage - Mathieu ETIENNE, CNRS Research Director (LCPM)
  • Presentation on non-mechanical compression - David COLOMAR, CEO EIFHYTEC
  • Update on the AFPA Incubator - Laurent DEFLANDRE, AFPA Engineering Project Manager


12:30 - Lunch / Networking

14:00 - AFPA visit to the training center with a focus a renewable energies, especially hydrogen 

16:00 - Additional presentations / Workshops

09.04: An EU Delegation visited CRM Group (BE)