With addresses from:
Mr. Joan Herrera, Director General of IDAE (Instituto para la Diversificación y Ahorro de Energía
Mrs Maria Àngels Chacón, Minister of Enterprise and Knowledge. Generalitat de Catalunya
How are the boardrooms of leading energy companies reacting and proactively driving the transition to a low-carbon system?
Moderator: Betsy Reed, Sustainability Strategy & Engagement Consultant, Big Sky Strategic Communications
What lessons can be learned from the experiences of countries around the world?
Moderator: Junior Isles, Editor in Chief, The Energy Industry Times
How will industry and governments create an enabling environment to help ensure clean, reliable and affordable energy?
Moderated by Mark Radka, Chief Energy & Climate Branch, Economy Division, UN Environment
How can governments, regulators and governing bodies create the required infrastructure?
Moderated by: Santiago Blanco, Director & Area Manager, DNV GL
What is the business case for the current global shift in the way investors and financial institutions approach energy investment?
Moderated by Salman Khan, Senior Power Market Analyst, Genscape
Decision-makers from traditional energy organisations and new market entrants will meet to discuss the new business models of the power and energy sector. Topics will include decentralisation, energy efficiency, the decarbonisation of the transport sector and how gas and renewables can collaborate.
How will the growing decentralisation of power change the face of the industry in the next 30 years?
Moderated by: Carmen Gimeno, Secretary General, GEODE
How should gas and renewable energy companies evolve and collaborate for a low-carbon economy?
Moderated by: Lisa Fischer, Senior Policy Advisor, E3G
How is the demand-side driving innovation in the energy sector?
Moderated by: Fernando Garcia Martinez, Technology Innovation Project Portfolio Manager, Naturgy
What is necessary for the transport sector to decarbonise across industries?
Moderated by: Albert Cheung, Head of Global Analysis, Bloomberg New Energy Finance
Energy and power industry players, investment decision-makers, corporates and policy-makers and regulators need to collaborate for the energy transition to accelerate. As a conclusion to the Global Power & Energy Leaders' Summit, what will global power look like in 2050? What will be the disruptor of tomorrow?
Moderator: Dolf Gielen, Innovation & Technology Centre Director, IRENA
Join experts in digital technologies and energy to discuss the role of disruptive technologies in the transition to a cleaner and more efficient energy system.
Day Chair: Arij van Berkel, Research Director, Lux Research
Day 3 Sponsor: Lux Research
What will the utility of the future look like, considering the increasing digitalisation of the power and energy sector?
Moderator: Arij van Berkel, Research Director, Lux Research
What does digitalisation mean to the energy industry?
How will Big Data and Analytics transform the energy sector and the way energy-related information is processed and conceived in the next coming years?
Moderated by: Juan Miguel Gomez, Managing Partner, NIMBEO
The energy industry has been slow to the digital transformation party. Many industries with synergies and parallel challenges are at various stages along the transformation curve. What lessons can be learned from the experiences of those who have journeyed further down the digitalisation path?
How can companies overcome the challenges that are intertwined with the increasing amount of collated data?
Meet innovative start-ups and discover the new digital technology solutions that will change the future of energy.
Pioneering minds from across the energy sector bring together the myriad emerging digital technologies on both the supply and demand sides and explain how they are positioning themselves for this new energy landscape.