5 DECEMBER - DAY 2
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8.00 - 9.00 Registration & Coffee
9.00 - 9.15Keynote Speech: Latest Storage Developments in the Transition to the New Energy World
Markus Hoehner, CEO, IBESA
9.15 – 10.30 Artificial Intelligence in the Energy World – Getting the Act Together
As the energy sector goes digital, it will increasingly use artificial intelligence to master the manifold challenges of a distributed, flexible and cross-sectorial system. Applications will be countless, ranging from sophisticated weather forecasting to managing energy flows and huge data volumes using advanced analytics – but what’s hot in the near term?

Keynote:
Dr. Pr. Michael Weinhold, CTO Energy Managment Division, Siemens

Moderator:
Marianne Boust, Manager Energy Transition, Energy & Utilities, Capgemini Invent

Panelists:
Dr. Pr. Michael Weinhold, CTO Energy Managment Division, Siemens
Tobias Rothacher, Senior Manager Energy, Building & Environmental Technologies, Germany Trade & Invest
Basile Bouquet, Director of Business Development for Europe, AutoGrid
Aizo Wiebenga, Digital Advisor, Microsoft
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 - 12.30 INTELLIGENT DIGITAL SOLUTIONS FOR THE ENERGY TRANSITION
Blockchain-based Solutions for Peer-to-Peer Power Trading
Blockchain technology offers huge opportunities to have everyone participate in the new energy world using a ‘simple’ and convenient platform. This session will discuss the potential, challenges and first real life experiences.

Moderator:
Sonia Dunlop, Senior Policy Advisor, SolarPower Europe

Speakers:
Tomaz Kricej, Director of Business Development , Suncontract
Mario Pavlovic, Product Owner, Energy Web Foundation
Peter Wiedmann, Deloitte Blockchain Institute
Neal Coady, Director of Technology - Home Energy Management, Centrica
Natalie Samovich, Head of Research and Innovation, Enercoutim/AIOTI
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch with Digital Storage Start-up Market Place
13.30 - 15.00 How the Future Utility will Look Like
If you look at the latest activities of many European utilities today, it has little to do what they have been doing for decades – this is true for large international power generation power companies and municipal utilities. At the same time, digital technology offers new players access to the utility business and vivid M&A activity creates new champions. Many changes & many challenges, but how will the future utility look like?

Keynote:
Antonio Vidigal, CEO, EDP Innovation

Moderator:
Tim Naylor, Director - Europe, Envision Energy

Panelists:
Thierry Lepercq, Executive VP in charge of Research & Technology and Innovation, Engie
Luigi Lanuzza, Head of New Technologies, ENEL X
Alexander Schaudig, Senior Vice President in charge of Business Excellence and Digitisation, innogy SE
Helen Steiniger, Advisor to the CEOs, Next Kraftwerke
Antonio Vidigal, CEO, EDP Innovation
15.00 - 16.00 Closing Panel: Creating a Solar City
In a not too distant future, people will be able to live in true solar cities. Visionary policy makers and industry leaders are working on regulatory tools, business models and technologies to make this happen.

Intro & Moderator:
Ruud Kempener, Policy Officer, European Commission

Panelists:
Jürgen Reinert, CEO, SMA
Signe Antvorskov Krag, Global Development Leader, IKEA
Francisco Jose Carranza Sierra, Managing Director Nissan Energy, Nissan
Bjørn Utgård, Director of New Markets, EVBox
Dr. Christian Müller, CEO - Germany, InnoEnergy
16.00 - 17.00 Farewell Beer & Pretzels