>>> GO TO DAY 2
13.30 – 14.00 Registration & Coffee
14.00 – 14.05 Conference Opening
Bruce Douglas, Deputy CEO and COO, SolarPower Europe
14.00 – 15.30 A Brave New Energy World for Everyone
The energy world is now rapidly and dramatically changing – for generators, supplier and consumers while at the same time tearing down the walls of the power, heat and transport sectors. Key questions are: how can this energy revolution be accomplished smoothly and who will be the winners?

Karsten Wildberger, COO, EON (Keynote)
Leonardo Botti, Global Head of Product Management, ABB
Vishal Shah, Partner, Hudson Clean Energy
Lucy Craig, Vice President and Director of Technology and Innovation, DNV GL Energy
Mark van Gerven, Head of Solar & Storage, Shell (invited)
Mel Kroon, Advisory & Non Executive Board Member, Groen Leven (invited)

Intro & Moderator:
Bruce Douglas, Deputy CEO and COO, SolarPower Europe
15.30 – 16.00
Coffee Break with Speed Networking
16.00 – 17.30 Business Models to Empower the Consumer
With the help of solar storage and digital technology, consumers will increasingly become the center of the distributed, flexible and clean power world. Many business models have been proposed, several already introduced – but what’s really viable to empower the consumer?

Jochen Schneider, General Manager, Coneva
Markus Höhner, CEO, IBESA
Jean-Baptiste Cornefert, Managing Director, Sonnen
Guido Agostinelli, Senior Industry Specialist, IFC
Carolina Tortora, Head of Innovation Strategy, National Grid (invited)
Sara Bell, CEO, Tempus (invited)

Sonia Dunlop, Senior Policy Advisor, SolarPower Europe
17.30 – 18.30 Digital Solar Start-Ups – The Next Big Things to Come
A selection of innovative start-ups will present their business ideas using digital solar & storage technologies for the new energy world.

Stefan Müeller, COO and Co-Founder, Enerparc
Diego Pavia, CEO, InnoEnergy
Guido Agostinelli, Senior Industry Specialist, IFC
Vincenzo Costanzelli, Director, Trina Solar (invited)

Michael Schmela, Executive Advisor and Head of Market Intelligence, SolarPower Europe
18.30 – 22.00 Digital Dinner & Networking
Speaker: Roland Huempfner, Leader of Huawei Energy Competence Center Europe