Bertrand Fillon

Bertrand Fillon

VP of European Affairs
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Bertrand FILLON is currently the European VP of CEA/LITEN for new energy technologies (batteries, photovoltaic cells & modules, fuel cells,…), and materials & technologies for new energy applications. He defines, organizes and follows CEA/LITEN international project portfolio. He is the scientific president of the French polymer cluster “Plastipolis”. He is the vice chairman of the EMERI steering committee (industrial association for material for energy applications). He is in the scientific committee of the OeA (Organic and printed Electronics Association). He is also involved in the board of Nanofuture the European platform on nanotechnologies and different expert groups at international and national levels.

Between 1990-2003, he worked in industry for Pechiney Packaging. For the Pechiney Group, he was the coordinator of the Global Packaging R&D activities between the four business units (flexible packaging, bottles, tubes, high tech. cosmetics). He was the leader of the Pechiney polymer expert group. Dr Fillon was the Pechiney representative in IRI (Industrial Research Institute). Prior to joining Pechiney, Dr Fillon worked in Orkem as a research engineer of polymer extrusion. He has a number of technical publications, books co-author and also patents in the field of packaging, extrusion, injection and printing processes.


22 June - Open Innovation to develop and support new communities for  multi-material micro-manufacturing

23 June - Boosting the manufacturing and market uptake of Photovoltaics in Europe using materials and technologies innovation

Track & Session

New collaborations – Building European innovation ecosystems
22 June 13:30-15:00 hr - New collaborations for network centric production

Revolution by Technology & Innovation
23 June 10:00-12:00 hr - Boosting the manufacturing and market uptake of Photovoltaics in Europe using materials and technologies innovation.