CharIN Academy Trainings

Actively shape the thriving e-mobility market with your innovative and interoperable EV charging products.

What is the CharIN Academy?

CharIN Academy is the educational initiative of the CharIN association providing everyone an opportunity to benefit from practice-oriented trainings on e-mobility and charging topics. It is our mission to support the global transition to emission-free mobility by offering industry-leading trainings on e-Mobility & EV charging topics.

Our experienced trainers are leading experts in their respective domains and deliver state-of-the-art know how to interested parties of all knowledge levels in a pragmatic and interactive way. It is our goal to enable the whole ecosystem.

While we are continuously developing our global training program we are excited to already provide you with our next courses:

Engineering in Action: How to use the CharIN CCS Implementation Guide

Next Date(s): February 22, 2024

Learn all about the important "CharIN CCS Implementation Guide" with our seasoned CharIN technical experts Ricardo Michaelis and Semih Tetik. The Implementation Guide sets the global standard for efficient and reliable application of CCS standards and specifications for developing and testing EV, EVSE and EVSS products and services.

This training series offers the entry key to EV charging systems in the Combined Charging System (CCS) world. During the three-hour live online course, you will gain solid knowledge of technical requirements, relevant interfaces and legal implications. You get acquainted with EV charging standards and certification schemes. Our CharIN experts will introduce valuable cross-industry approaches for the development and testing of technical applications. This session is the best navigator to systematically learn about the global EV charging ecosystem and offers unique networking opportunities with the global e-mobility community.

Organized by

Organized by

Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN) e. V.

CharIN's experts

Ricardo Michaelis & Semih Tetik

Ricardo Michaelis and Semih Tetik's roles within CharIN, an organization with a membership base of 330 cross-industry companies, have given them an unparalleled breadth of knowledge.

Short description

Their ability to work closely with industry leaders and collaborate on a global scale provides them with a comprehensive understanding of all market-relevant topics in the e-mobility sector.

This perspective allows them to deliver training that is not only informed by the latest developments but also deeply rooted in industry best practices.

Ricardo Michaelis

Ricardo Michaelis
Lead Technical Group, CharIN e.V.

Semih Tetik

Semih Tetik
Project Manager

Training: Communication for Charging Systems

Basic Charging, ISO 15118: Introduction to High-Level Communication, and Advanced Features of ISO 15118: Plug and Charge

Next Dates: February 27/February 28/ March 5, 2024

General information about the Trainings

Book the training session that perfectly suits you and expand your knowledge out of 3 parts.

The Topic "Basic Charging" in Session 3 gives an overview of charging in general based on IEC 61851 and explains the fundamental tasks.

Session 4 is all about "ISO 15118: Introduction to High-Level Communication" and gives you an insight of the ISO 15118 specific protocol stack, it introduces the high-level communication and explains the fundamental tasks of all protocols.

The new Session 5 „Advanced Features of ISO 15118: Plug and Charge“ goes deeper and complements the Session 4 mainly by the Plug and Charge feature with all its additional processes, i.e. handling of certificates.

 In collaboration with

In collaboration with

Vector

Your Trainer

Guido Grothues

Guido Grothues is working for more than ten years as a Senior Technical Trainer at the Vector Academy in Stuttgart.

Short description

Vector develops tools, software, hardware and ingenious solutions to simplify the development of embedded systems. Guido has access to a team of experts, like consultants, co-authors of standards, product developers and support engineers. He has a strong technical background reaching from classical telecommunication systems, mobile networking to satellite communications.

Currently he develops and conducts trainings for: Automotive Ethernet, Automotive Cybersecurity, Combined Charging System, and more...

Guido will support you to become more efficient by sharing his and Vectors tremendous knowledge in an easy, digestible and, as much as possible, practical way.  

Guido Grothues

Guido Grothues
Vector Academy

Training Series in Collaboration with P3

Next Dates: March 04, 12, 14, 19 & 27, 2024

Trainings offered in the series:

  • Smart Charging & Energy Workshop
  • Communication Protocol OCPP 1.6
  • Communication Protocol OCPP 2.0.1
  • Functional Safety
  • E-Mobility for Beginners
 In collaboration with

In collaboration with

P3 Group

About P3 Group GmbH

The P3 Group GmbH is a management consultancy with headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany. Based on the company's data, more than 1450 employees work for the company, generating a revenue of about 115 million euros.

The P3 Group draws its clients primarily from the automotive, energy and public sector. P3 offers various trainings - from E-Mobility basics to advanced knowledge about charging related topics - which shall support the expansion of CharIN’s trainings program for its community.

Electric Vehicles in the Middle East: Market, Regulation, and Opportunities

Next Date(s): April 11, 2024

Trainings offered in the series:

The "Electric Vehicles in the Middle East" course is a 1-day program for industry experts and investors. It covers the Middle East's EV market, regulations, and trends, including charging infrastructure, challenges, and investment prospects. The course also discusses local manufacturing, consumer adoption, and emerging EV technologies, making it valuable for businesses eyeing regional expansion.

The target audience for this course are business professionals, investors, senior executives and decisions makers and business development executive in the e-mobility sector from across the globe who are interested to learn about the potential business opportunities in the Middle East region and its dynamics.

Organized by

Organized by

Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN) e. V.

CharIN's expert

Ahmed Samir Elbermbali

Ahmed is the Managing Director for CharIN in the Middle East Region and the Sustainability Market Leader for the Middle East at Bureau Veritas, with extensive experience in the sustainability and clean energy industry.

Short description

As a trusted advisor to regional clients, he assists them in achieving their net-zero goals.

Ahmed's expertise in clean energy and sustainable mobility is highlighted by his role as the Zero-Emission Vehicles (ZEV) Lead at the UN Climate Change High-Level Champions, where he advocated for the ZEV Declaration to accelerate the transition to ZEVs in leading and emerging markets.

Ahmed Samir Elbermbali

Ahmed Samir Elbermbali
Managing Director MENA

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