Hydrogen: A business opportunity for the North Sea Region

1 October 2019

Aberdeen City Council, ERM and Pale Blue Dot are looking forward to co-hosting this one-day conference with support from Oil and Gas Technology Centre, Opportunity North East, Scottish Enterprise, Invest Aberdeen and HyTrEc2/Interreg. Following the success of the conference in 2018, the event is targeted at those already involved in the sector and those exploring or new to the industry.

The Hydrogen Conference has reached full capacity and registration has closed for this event.

The event will shape a plethora of interesting discussions focused around the potential for Hydrogen to business, the agenda will cover hydrogen policy, opportunities and showcase successful hydrogen projects. The Conference is a perfect entry to a weeklong Hydrogen festival in Aberdeen, including the HyTrEc2 mid term conference, the SHFCA Annual Conference.

The Conference agenda will comprise three focus areas:  

  • Hydrogen policy;
  • Hydrogen opportunity;
  • Hydrogen projects.

Please see current agenda

A more detailed agenda will be published closer to the event.

Workshops and tours

This year's conference will feature lunch time workshops as well as tours. HyTrEc2 Lunch time workshops will cover a range of topics including:

  • Hydrogen Vehicle Deployments: forklift trucks / the electric vs hydrogen debate/ adapting fleet vehicles
  • Green hydrogen production: Solar energy to hydrogen small scale hydrogen delivery
  • Supply Chain and Training: The business case for green hydrogen in Aberdeen/ Hydrogen Training opportunities

Potential tours* on 1st October 4.30-5.30pm approx:

  • Tour of Aberdeen City Hydrogen Energy Storage station
  • Tour of Kittybrewster station and hydrogen bus workshop 
  • Tour of The Event and Conference Centre (TECA) hydrogen fuel cells

Please visit the booking desk found in the reception area during registration to book your space. Spaces are limited and will be first come first served, weather, availability and demand dependent.

ERM Contact

Please contact [email protected] with any questions.

Hotel Booking Information

Please note a discounted rate for a hotel room at the venue (DoubleTree by Hilton, Aberdeen Treetops) is available for delegates at this event (on a first come first serve basis). We do not use any 3rd parties to secure or book accommodation on your behalf. Please only book directly with the hotel.

Preferential accommodation rates:

  • Room only basis £69 p/night per room
  • Bed & Breakfast £72 p/night per room

The code for booking is GSHFCA.

Bedrooms will be provisionally held until receipt of the signed contract. All Bedroom Blocks will be released automatically 1 month prior to arrival for any rooms not booked.


DoubleTree by Hilton
Aberdeen Treetops
161 Springfield Rd,
AB15 7AQ

Register for the Conference

The Hydrogen Conference has reached full capacity and registration has closed for this event.