Speakers

Critical Services Director – CBRE Data Centre Solutions
CBRE Data Centre Solutions
Deputy Director General
DG Research and Innovation, European Commission
Professor, Deputy Chair Research Domain II: Climate Impacts & Vulnerabilities & Head of the Research Area on Climate Change & Development
Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung
Policy Officer in Unit H2 – Smart Mobility and Living at the European Commission
European Commission Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology.
Chief Executive Officer
KIC InnoEnergy
CEO
Kamangir
Deputy Head of Unit " Internal Market: Retail Markets Coal and Oil"
European Commissin Directorate-General for Energy
Airbus Electrification
Head of Isolated Systems
REE - Red Eléctrica
Head of Unit International Cooperation Projects
e7 Energie Markt Analyse GmbH
Programme Officer, DG CONNECT
European Commission
Coordinator Diagnostics
Fusion for Energy
Brussels Delegation
CIRCE
Project Manager and Senior Researcher at Trust-IT Services
Trust-IT Services
Policy officer
European Commission
Innovation Programme Manager
Eirgrid
EU Policy Director
bne - Association of Energy Market Innovators
Managing Director
Magma Energy
CEO
Renewables Grid Initiative
Josef Baumeister
Managing Director
EEBus Initiative e.V.
Deputy Head of the Unit Smart mobility and Living of DG CONNECT, European Commission
European Commission
Managing Partner
Ecofys
Policy officer for new energy technologies and innovation, DG ENER
European Commission
Member of the European Parliament (Danish Conservative People’s Party)
Head of Unit - Energy
EASME - European Commission
Managing Director
ESTELA
Secretary General
European Solar Thermal Electricity Association (ESTELA)
Rapporteur on the revised renewable energy directive
Member of the European Parliament
EU Campaign Manager
Energy Cities
Member of Managament Board at Society for Sustainable Development Design DOOR
Society for Sustainable Development Design DOOR
Director Energy Department
Authority for Consumers and Markets
Tatiana Bosteels
Director Responsibility and Head of Responsible Property Investment
Hermes Investment Management
Professor of Geography and Director of the Collaboratory for Urban Resilience and Energy, Chair of the European Energy Poverty Observatory
University of Manchester
Senior Project Manager
FCA Resarch & Technologies
Vincent Briard
Sustainability, Product Regulatory Affairs and Standardization Director
Knauf Insulation
Member of the European Parliament (invited)
European Parliament
Senior Energy Analyst at the IEA
IEA Renewable Energy Division
Head of office in Bosnia and Herzegovina
EBRD
Senior Researcher
Energy Institute “Hrvoje Požar"
Senior Partner
Eupportunity European affairs consulting
Isabelle Buscke - VBZV
Head of Brussels Office
Federation of German Consumer Organisations (Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband – vzbv)
Member of the European Parliament
Department of climate, cultural affairs and business development
City of Bergen
Market Intelligence Director
AEBIOM (The European Biomass Association)
Daniel Calleja Crespo
Director General, DG Environment
European Commission
Senior Lecturer in Business and Climate Change
Norwich Business School | Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research
Energy Consultant
Energy Action
Chief Technical Officer
KRD Global Group
Secretary-General
Hydrogen Europe
Chief Officer Global Power Digital Solutions
General Electric
President of ESMIG, Chairman of ETIP SNET Digital Energy WG4, GENERAL MANAGER ENERGY for EMEA
SAP
ESMIG President and Chief Commercial Officer at General Electric Power Digital
Professor / Chairman of the Renewable Energy COnsortium for R&D (RE-CORD), University of Florence
Renewable Energy COnsortium for R&D (RE-CORD), University of Florence
Vice-President
IFIEC Europe (International Federation of Industrial Energy Consumers)
General Director
SEM Energies POSIT'IF
Secretary General
The European Power Plant Suppliers Association - EPPSA
Head of Unit - B.3: Retail markets; coal & oil
European Commission - Directorate-General for Energy
Principal Adviser to the Director General for Energy in the European Commission
European Commission, DG ENER
Chief Datacentre Technology and Engineering Officer
Interxion
Secretary General
CEDEC
Secretary General
CEDEC
Chair of the Customers and Retail Markets WG
Council of European Energy Regulators (CEER)
Policy Coordinator
Climate Alliance
Founder at Origo
Origo
Special Advisor Long Term Finance and Energy Efficiency Coordinator
United Nations Programme for the Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)
Advisor
European Commission - DG ENER
Secretary General
European Solar Thermal Industry Federation
Chief Executive Officer
WindEurope
Chief Executive Officer
Elfelagið SEV
Chairman
eu.esco
Associate Professor of Economics
ISG International Business School in Paris
Director of the Research Centre of the Slovak Foreign Policy Association (RC SFPA)
Policy Coordinator
European Commission
Managing Director
Regional Development Financing Institute
Chairman
FOSS Research Centre for Sustainable Energy
Director of Institute for Sustainable Resources (at University College London) and Professor of Resources and Environmental Polic
University College London
Director
Energy Chair at Orkestra
Head of Unit, Wholesale Markets: Electricity and Gas
DG ENER, European Commission
CEO
Hill+Knowlton Strategies Belgium
Founder and Managing Partner
EnergyPro Ltd
Head of Smart City programs
NUMA
Coordinator of Business Unit Demand Analyses and Projections
Fraunhofer ISI
Director
Cleantech Östergötland (in cooperation with Region Östergötland)
Head of the Renewable Energy Division
IEA
President
EU-ASE
Bruno Gaiddon
Manager of the Smart Grids and Energy Planning Unit
Hespul
Executive Manager and Member of Board
Sarajevostan d.d.
Education Director
InnoEnergy
Director of IRENA’s Innovation and Technology Centre
IRENA
Scientific Officer Smart Specialisation
European Commission - DG JRC
Head of the Energy Research Unit
INEA
Managing Director
EXERGIA S.A. Energy and Environment Consultants
Monique Goyens
Director General
European Consumer Organisation (BEUC)
Director General of the European Consumer Organisation (BEUC)
Member of the European Parliament
Policy Officer
European Commission - DG ENER
Techical advisor and representative of Sifnos Island Coop
Sifnos Island Coop
Vice President Environmental Issues
Lufthansa
Director & Research Associate
Energy Centre, Vlerick Business School
UNI-SET Steering Committee member; Director of the Multidisciplinary Centre for Doctoral Training in Energy; Co-director Durham Energy Institute
Durham University
Head of Unit Smart Mobility and Living, DG Connect
European Commission
Member of the European Parliament (Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe)
President
Fraunhofer ISE
Deputy Head of Unit, Territorial Development
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Head of Research and Innovation
Smart Innovation Østfold AS
Head of Unit
DG ENERGY, European Commission
Policy officer
European Commission, DG Research and Innovation
Energy BU CTO
Schneider Electric
T&D Europe Smart Grids & Micro Grids WG Chairman and Energy BU CTO Schneider Electric
Director, Biorefining Stakeholder Relations
UPM
Vice President, Stakeholder Relations
UPM Biorefining
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe GmbH
Deputy Director-General, DG Energy
European Commission
Secretary General
AEBIOM (The European Biomass Association)
Campaign Director
Renovate Europe
Judit Kimpian
Chair of the Architects Council of Europe’s Sustainability Group
Architects Council of Europe
Chairman of Board of Directors
EDFI
Leader – Volvo Group governance structure for alternative fuels, energy and climate related issues
Volvo Group
CEO (invited)
ENGIE
MEP, Rapporteur on Electricity Regulation and Directive
EPP Group
Senior Researcher
Piraeus University Applied Science - Soft Energy Applications and Environmental Protection Laboratory
Matti Kuittinen
Senior Architect, Department of the Built Environment
Ministry of the Environment, Finland
Senior Expert on Bioenergy and Biobased Economy
Netherlands Enterprise Agency
Craig Lee Martin
Ass. Professor of Climate Design & Sustainability
Delft University of Technology
Policy Officer – NER 300 coordinator
European Commission, DG CLIMA
EU Commission - DG Environment
Head of CCS Unit at International Energy Agency
International Energy Agency, IEA
Expert, Energy Engineer (M.Sc.)
Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities
Principal Administrator
European Commission, DG ENER
Principal Administrator
Directorate General for Energy / European Commission
Executive Vice President
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Ltd.
Business Development Director
Terna
Head of Innovation and of the Young Entrepreneurs program
Iberdrola
President
European Committee of the Regions
EU/Transnational subsidized programs
Enel SpA
Policy Advisor
E3G / High-Level Expert Group on sustainable finance
Head of Unit in DG Justice
European Commission
Nora Mendoza
Project coordinator (REPLICATE)
Fomento de San Sebastián
Principal manager of Product Development team / Energy Efficiency Climate Change Team
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Rapporteur Heating and Cooling Strategy
European Economic and Social Committee
European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation (invited)
European Commission
Energy expert
City of Parma
Vice President
ENEL
Catherine Moutet
Head of AFNOR Energies
AFNOR Development
Grace Murray
Senior Policy Adviser
Smart Energy Demand Coalition
Senior Policy Advisor
Smart Energy Demand Coalition (SEDC)
Director, Asset Portfolio Development
DONG Energy
Executive Director
Buildings 2030
Corporate Affairs Manager
ENTSO-E - European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity
Professor
Lund University
Policy Officer
European Commission - DG ENER
Jorge Nuñez-Ferrer
Senior Research Fellow
Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
Professor of Electrical Engineering
University College Dublin
Energy Demonstration Projects
European Investment Bank
Research Scientist
VTT Technical Research Center of Finland, Ltd.
CEO
BayWa r.e. Solar Projects
CEO
Horizon Group
Policy advisor
City of Ghent
Project Manager
INEA, European Commission
CEO
KIC-InnoEnergy
Senior Director
Burston-Marsteller Brussels
Research fellow
Jacques Delors Institute
Innovation Programme Manager. Freemind Consulting
Freemind Consulting
Head of Public Funding
BIOCHEMTEX
Ettore Piantoni
Leader WG on implementation of EED and EN ISO 50001
CEN/CENELEC Sector Forum Energy Management
Initiator, Chairman and Pilot
Solar Impulse
Initiator, chairman and pilot of Solar Impulse
Representative for Operations in Belgium
European Investment Bank
Head of Unit
European Commission, DG Energy
Secretary General
EFIEES
Laura Plunkett picture
Senior Controller at SEMO
SEMO, EirGrid
Serena Pontoglio
Policy Officer
European Commission, DG ENER Unit C3: Energy Efficiency
Secretary General
Federal Chamber of German Architects (BAK)
Secretary General
EBC - European Builders Confederation
Director and Head of Investment Strategy
HgCapital
Founding Partner
Alexa Capital
Director of Energy Policy
European Commission, DG ENERGY
Director for Sustainable Growth and Development, DG Development and Cooperation, EuropeAid
European Commisison
Director-General of Directorate-General Energy
European Commission
Programme Director
Society for Sustainable Development Design - DOOR
Co-founder and CEO
Tilia
Director
Energy cities
CEO
Veolia Luxembourg & Belgium
Director Offshore Wind
Eneco
Associate researcher and independent Consultant
IDDRI
Vice President of The Green Grid
The Green Grid
Climate Change Director
Iberdrola
Seconded National Expert
BEUC
Head of the Thermal Energy and Building Performance research group at IREC
Catalonia Institute for Energy Research
Policy officer DG CONECT-H2
European Commission DG CONECT
Team Leader Smart Grids
European Commission. DG ENER - Directorate for Internal Market
Team Leader Smart Grids, DG ENERGY
European Commission
Domenico Santino
Head of the Service on Energy Efficiency in the Industrial Sector
ENEA
General Administrator
National Office of Pensions (ONP)
Deputy Head Climate Commissioner Canete’s Cabinet
European Commission
Senior expert, Unit G3 - Renewable Energy Sources
DG Research and Innovation, European Commission
Secretary General of European External Action Service (invited)
European Commission
CEO
Akuo Energy
Chair of NEON, Chief Ombudsman
Ombudsman Services The Brew House
Senior Expert
Netherlands Enterprise Agency
Director - Energy
DG Research and Innovation, European Commission
Marco Signa
Chairman of Working Group Smart Living
CECED
Policy Analyst
European Commission - DG REGIO
Managing partner
Baumschlager Eberle Architekten
Senior Economic Officer
The European Consumer Organisation - BEUC
Project Officer
European Commission, INEA
Chair
ETIP SNET
Chairman
European Technology and Innovation Platform Smart Networks for Energy Transition (ETIP SNET)
Božena Stašenková
President of the Association of Consumer Organisations in Slovakia/Vice-President European Consumer Union
Director of Business Development
Carbon Recycling International
Marine Standards Advisor
Stena Rederi AB
Head of Unit C.2 - New energy technologies, innovation and clean coal, DG Energy
European Commission
Head of Unit C.2 – New energy technologies, innovation and clean coal, DG Energy
European Commission
President
RHC-ETIP
Senior Researcher
CarbonTracker
Project Manager
Ecopower cvba
Energy Economist
European Investment Bank
Energy Efficiency specialist
European Investment Bank (EIB)
Executive Director
Smart Energy Demand Coalition (SEDC)
President
EFIEES
Carina Törnblom
Consumer Affairs
European Commission
Tiziana Toto
Responsible for the Energy and Environmental Sector
Cittadinanzattiva Onlus/Active Citizenship Network
Technical Counsellor
Ministry of Finance
Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs
EnerNOC
Kai Tullius
DG Energy
European Commission
Member of the European Parliament - ITRE Committee
European Parliament
Claude Turmes MEP
Member of European Parliament
European Deputy
European Parliament
Greens MEP, EUSEW Ambassador
MEP
Member of the European Parliament (Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance)
Energy Expert at FEBELIEC and Demand Response Expert at IFIEC Europe
Policy advisor
EUROCITIES / City of Utrecht
Project Director & Category Manager Renewable Energy at DSM
DSM
Energy, climate and environment journalist
Deputy Head of Unit, New energy technologies, innovation and clean coal
European Commission, DG ENERGY
Deputy Head of Unit - C.2: New energy technologies, innovation and clean coal
European Commission - Directorate-General for Energy
Oilicy Officer
EC, DG ENER
Policy and Incubation Manager
European Foundation Centre
EUDCA Board Member
EU Data Centre Association
Head of Unit
EC, DG CLIMA
Thomas Willson
Policy Officer
ECOS
Director, Renewables, research and innovation, energy efficiency
European Commission, DG ENER
Director at the Directorate General for Energy
European Commission
Director
EU-GCC Clean Energy Network II
Principal Policy and Programme Officer (Climate Change and Energy)
Greater London Authority
Head of Smart Energy Lab
Eneco