Where power & energy business leaders meet to address the global energy transition

The GPEX Conference, with the core theme of the global energy transition, will provide attendees with an in-depth and thought-provoking examination of the strategies, technologies and innovations which are shaping our energy futures.

The GPEX Strategic Conference is a defining meeting for policymakers and industry leaders from across the entire value chain, examining the long-term change in the way that energy is produced, distributed and consumed, whilst the Technical Conference examines the technologies needed to adapt to the global transition, and move towards a sustainable, low-carbon and smart energy system.

What's on at the Conference?

The GPEX Conference starts on day one with a morning of Keynote Addresses, examining policy and regulatory updates, investment and market design, with presentations from industry thought-leaders, strategic influencers and ministers, as well as viewpoints from global power and energy business leaders and CEOs.

The Conference then splits into commercial and technical streams. Throughout the event, you will be able to hear some of the most exciting new developments, projects, strategies and technological innovations the industry's best has to offer.

2018 Speakers Include
2018 Speakers Include
Assumpta Farran
Government of Catalonia (ICAEN)
2018 Speakers Include
Tilman Tütken
Vice President, Head Region Europe, Sales Power Plants
MAN Diesel & Turbo
2018 Speakers Include
Julio Castro
Executive Vice President Regulation
2018 Speakers Include
Graham Taylor
Vice President - Senior Credit Officer, Infrastructure Finance
Moody's Investors Service
2018 Speakers Include
Jürgen Grönner
Managing Director
Westnetz GmbH
2018 Speakers Include
Carlos Rey Micolau
Foresight Group
2018 Speakers Include
Richard Forrest
A T Kearney Energy Transition Institute
2018 Speakers Include
Toshiro Kudama
Chief Power Development Officer
JERA Co., Inc.
2018 Speakers Include
Augustin Delgado Martin
Chief Innovation and Sustainability Officer
2018 Speakers Include
James Johnston
Chief Executive Officer
Open Utility
2018 Speakers Include
Wilfried Breuer
Managing Director and Member of the Executive Board
2018 Speakers Include
Laurent Schmitt
General Secretary
2018 Speakers Include
Ulla Sandborgh
Director General and Chief Executive Officer
Svenska Kraftnat
2018 Speakers Include
Eric Bielke
Investment Director
GE Ventures
2018 Speakers Include
Lazlo Varro
Chief Economist
International Energy Agency
2018 Speakers Include
Kaspar Kaarleep
Co-found and Chief Technology Office
2018 Speakers Include
Michael John
Director Operations
The European Network for Cyber Security (ENCS)
2018 Speakers Include
Neil Chatterjee
US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
2018 Speakers Include
Blanca Losada Martin
Chief Technology and Engineering Officer
Gas Natural Fenosa
2018 Speakers Include
Santi Martinez Farrero
Chief Executive Officer
Estabanell Energia
2018 Speakers Include
Carlota Pi
Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer
2018 Speakers Include
Paul Isaac Musasizi
Chief Executive Officer
Kiira Motors Corporation
2018 Speakers Include
Gijsbert Huijink
Co-Founder and Member of Management Team
Som Energia

Keynote addresses from business leaders, ministers and influential CEOs will focus on the global energy transition, including Policy and Regulatory Updates, Investment and Market Design.



International power and energy leaders will address the theme of the global energy transition, examining the long-term change in the way that energy is produced, distributed and consumed.



An in-depth and thought-provoking examination of the technologies and innovations which are re-shaping our energy futures.


Topical & thought-provoking conference themes

Global power and energy leaders will examine the long-term change in the way that energy is produced, distributed and consumed, with strategic and technical topics to include:

  • Regulation and Legal Framework; Market Design and Investment
  • New Generating Strategies
  • The Future Energy Grid
  • Demand-Side Solutions & Energy Efficiency
  • Generation Strategies for a Clean Energy Future
  • Network System Evolution
Speaking at GPEX is an opportunity to:

Align your business with top industry names and exceptional content, which tackles the industry's greatest challenges.

  • Share the stage with other world-class power and energy experts at 2018's only energy event in Spain
  • Demonstrate thought-leadership in your industry
  • Showcase business intelligence and strategic expertise
  • Share technical experience, insights and excellence
High-level line-up of attendees, panellists and keynotes

Participating speakers represent top-level business leaders, policymakers, government and strategists from across the global power and energy sector.

  • Ministers of energy
  • Utilities
  • Gas operators
  • Regulators
  • Energy agencies
  • Energy intensive users
  • Smart cities
  • IPP's
  • Ambassadors
  • Investors
  • Multilateral banks