Interactive Program

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INTERACTIVE PROGRAM

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DAY 1 TUESDAY 10 APRIL 2018

Smart Energy Solutions

9.00 amTHE BIG PICTURE
Welcome Address
Steve Blume, Smart Energy Council
Welcome to Country
Uncle Allen Madden, Gadigal Elder
City of Sydney's Commitment to Smart Energy
Lord Mayor of Sydney, Clover Moore
Labor's Approach to Renewable Energy
Senator Kristina Keneally
State of the solar and storage industry
Kobad Bhavnagri, Bloomberg New Energy Finance
The Battle for our Energy Future Rages On - Part 1
John Grimes, Smart Energy Council
The Battle for our Energy Future Rages On - Part 2
Peter Lewis, Essential Media
The cost of dispatchable renewables and the market designs needed to support them
David Leitch, ITK
Where do we need investment in 2018 and beyond?
Ian Learmonth, CEFC
Australian Energy Market
Tim Nelson, AGL Energy
10.30am MORNING BREAK
11.00am LARGE SCALE RE PROJECTS: A BOOMING PIPELINE
The outlook for large-scale renewable energy projects
Tristan Edis, Green Energy Markets
Developments and trends in the Renewable Energy Target
Mark Williamson, Clean Energy Regulator
Financing and investing in large scale renewable energy projects
John Zhong, Risen Energy
The Aurora Solar Thermal Energy Project in Port Augusta
Antoine Le-Ray, Solar Reserve
Optimising the Renewable Energy Mix In Queensland
Roger Price, Windlab Ltd
An owners perspective on large-scale renewable energy projects
Lily Habib, Pacific Hydro Australia
Asia Renewable Energy Hub
Alex Hewitt, CWP Renewables
12.30pm LUNCH BREAK
1.00pm - 1:20pm Sunvertec Presentation
1.30pm CUSTOMER FOCUSSED ENERGY SOLUTIONS
Future of Energy Management and PowerGenius
Ben Stanton, PowerGenius & Next Idea Ltd
Integrated energy services: innovative business models that link energy products and services
John McKibbin, EcoLogic
Engaging Customers with Energy Data
Eshan Shafeeq & Grant Traynor, SwitchDin
Empowering disadvantaged households to access affordable, clean energy
Kellie Caught, Australian Council of Social Service
The Best Way to Get a PV and Storage System
Lucas Guo, GTL Renewable
2.45pm AFTERNOON BREAK
3.15pmAPPLIED SOLAR & ENERGY STORAGE: FRINGE OF GRID,
MICRO GRIDS & OFF GRIDS
Improving Microgrid Stability with Cat Hybrid Microgrid Products
Ron Hall, Energy Power Systems Australia
Helping to balance a renewable energy rich grid
Scott Young, Catch Power
Intelligent Control of Grid Connected Microgrids
Daniel Lloyd & Johnathon Delbridge, SwitchDin
Smart Energy solutions from the Solar Centre: Integrating remote grids and knowledge sharing
Sara Johnston, Desert Knowledge Australia
The future of the distributed energy grid – will you build it and have someone else eat your lunch?
Domenico Gelonese, Embertec
4.30pmINTERNATONAL OPPORTUNITIES
Clean Energy Solutions Centre
Erik Ness, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
Update on International Solar Alliance
Helen Hawke, Australian Department of the Environment and Energy
5.00pmCLOSE

Applied Energy Storage

https://enphase.com/en-au
11:00amENERGY STORAGE TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION
3 Reasons why a distributed architecture for solar and storage is the best solution for customers
Duncan Macgregor, Enphase
Ultra-High Power Lithium Batteries and their application in the new world of distributed generation with a high penetration of renewables
Jon Pemberton, Kokam
Super Capacitor Storage Technology
Paul Wilson, Arvio
Optimisation of the Daily Operation of a Hybrid Large - Scale Solar PV Farm and Pumped Hydro Energy Storage System
Steven Spencer, Strategic Science & Analytics
Delivering scalable, monitored environmentally sustainable energy storage solutions
John Wood, Ecoult
The Case for thermal energy storage (TES)
Steve Hollis, Solastor
Energy Storage Enabled Opportunities in the NEM
Mark Leslie, Fluence - a Siemens and AES Company
12.30pm LUNCH BREAK
1.30pm SIZING BATTERIES & FINANCIAL RETURN
Battery Sizing for Commercial & Residential PV
Warwick Johnston, SunWiz
Energy intelligence to enable the future grid
James Miller-Randle, Redback Technologies
Simulation of PV Energy Systems with Battery Storage
Harry Suehrcke, SolarSim
Methods to evaluate batteries for solar PV connection
Anand Bhatt, CSIRO Energy
The long and short of day trading your solar
Andrew Mitchell, Enphase APAC
2.45pm AFTERNOON BREAK
3.15pm SOLAR & MARKET INNOVATION
Overview of solar energy trends
Milan Koev & Paul Scerri, REC Solar
Residential Solar Innovations
Jessica Chen, Huawei Australia
Half is More: The Case for Half-Cell Modules
Robin Li, Jinko Solar
The Lead Generation Industry’s Dirty Little Secret
Finn Peacock, SolarQuotes
Coming Innovations in Clean Energy in the Next Few Years and How it will disrupt BAU
Monica Richter, WWF Australia
Who is building the Future of Australian Energy - The Boots on the Ground behind Solar Farm Construction
Simon Luhrs
MONO PERC, Better LCOE
Hongbing Fang, LONGi Solar Technology
4.45pm CLOSE
5.30pm – 6.30pm: Networking Drinks sponsored by Huawei, Network Lounge

DAY 2 WEDNESDAY 11 APRIL 2018

Smart Energy Solutions

9.00 amHYDROGEN & ALTERNATIVE FUELS
Hydrogen in Australia: Value chain opportunities and commercialisation activities
Attilio Pigneri, H2U & Australian Association for Hydrogen Energy
Hydrogen Energy Storage and Grid Stability - A case study from Mainz, Germany
Murray Lyster, Siemens Australia
Power-to-Gas: The role that Hydrogen will play
Warner Priest, Siemens
Development of the Pentland Bioenergy Project
Tony D’Alessandro, Renewable Developments Australia
National Hydrogen Roadmap: Pathways to the development of a competitive hydrogen industry in Australia
Sam Bruce, CSIRO Future
A Thermal Battery for Next Generation Energy Storage
Craig Buckley, Fuels and Energy Technology Institute, Curtin University
10.30am MORNING BREAK
11.00am SMART CONTROLS AND MONITORING
Enabling the Energy Transition with Micro-Grids, Blockchain Technology & Embedded Networks
James Sturch, Sonnen Australia
Scaling the Intelligent Grid with Real-Time Energy Data Key
Gavin Dietz, Wattwatchers
Controlling distributed energy storage via the cloud: Value, challenges, and learnings from a pilot project
Julian de Hoog, IBM Research
Homeowners turn on their own big battery
Dean Spaccavento, Reposit Power
SunSPoT: Energy Data for Smart Decision Making
Renate Egan, APVI, UNSW
Smart Control of Distributed Energy Resources
Andrew Mears, SwitchDin
12.30pm LUNCH BREAK
1.30pm DEMAND RESPONSE & ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Victron Energy Remote Monitoring and Load Switching
Margreet Leeftink, Victron Energy BV
Demand Management: Building the Foundations
Angela Catt, Department of Planning and Environment, NSW Government
Smart Energy Management in Australia
Domenico Gelonese, Embertec
Powering the future with demand response
Matthew van der Linden, Flow Power
Discover how Microgrids Contribute to the Energy Transition
Stace Tzamtzidis, Schneider Electric
2.45pm AFTERNOON BREAK
3.15pmTHE GREAT TRANSFORMATION
Smart Energy Policy - Necessary & Inevitable
John Robert Hewson AM, Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, Australian National University
The Great Transformation: Terawatt Photovoltaics
Martin Green, Australian Centre for Advanced Photovoltaics, University of New South Wales
We’re on the road to nowhere
Oliver Yates, UPC Renewables
4.00pmDelegate Prize Announcement by Sunvertec
4.10pmCLOSE

Applied Energy Storage

https://redbacktech.com/
09:00amENERGY STORAGE: BEHIND THE METER
Innovation & New Technologies in Energy Storage
Dong Lin, AlphaESS
Addressing network constraints with residential battery storage: trial results
Clara Mazzone, ITP renewables & Romele Constantino, Endeavour Energy
Understanding your BTM project and consideration of the value stack
Warrick Stapleton, LG Chem Australia
Getting Out from ‘Behind the Meter’
Carol Hunter, Global-Roam
How to Choose the Right Energy Storage Solution for Every Project
Catherine Von Burg, Simpliphi
Optimising battery storage systems to manage PV generation variability: with TESVOLT
George Z Zombori, Unlimited Energy/TESVOLT
10:30amMORNING BREAK
11:00amCOMMERCIAL & INDUSTRIAL SOLAR
Designing and presenting a Commercial Solar Proposition
Eddy May, National Renewable Group
Commercial & Industrial Market Outlook 2018-2020
Warwick Johnston, SunWiz
Linked Powerhouse - A commercial off grid case study
Jason Sharam, Linked Energy
The future of solar, storage and the energy market
Huon Hoogesteger, Smart Commercial Solar
Corporate Power Purchase Agreements
John Griffiths, City of Melbourne
Avoiding the Pitfalls in Corporate Power Purchase Agreements
Anita Stadler, Energetics
12:30pmLUNCH BREAK
1.30pm ELECTRIC VEHICLES
Electric Vehicles - time to plug in
Vanessa Petrie, Beyond Zero Emissions
Solar electric vehicle charging - a low emissions solution for grid constrained location
Christopher Munnings, CSIRO
Planning for EV charging infrastructure
Ryan Hammond, Sealed Performance Batteries
Autonomous vehicles – the solution to slow EV uptake?
James Tilbury, EnergyLab
Will Electric Vehicles bypass Australia? Opportunities!
Gregory McGarvie, GetGreenEV
2:45pmAFTERNOON BREAK
3:15pmRAPID SMART ENERGY TRANSFORMATION
In energy everything is about to change....
Phil Livingston, Redback Technologies
Consumer demand - why rooftop solar blow up the electricity market
Stefan Jarnason, Solar Analytics
Impact of solar on wholesale electricity prices and electricity demand
Marija Petkovic, Energy Synapse
4:00pmCLOSE