Achieving energy system flexibility through effective DER integration & operation
1-3 October 2019 | London, UK


2019 Day 2: DER Integration & Management Wednesday 2 October 2019 Download
08:30Registration & Refreshments
09:00Opening remarks from the chair
  • Frank Jacobs - Accenture
    Frank Jacobs
    Senior Principal Transmission & Distribution, Accenture
09:10Active Network Management – leveraging automation to ensure reliable operation of distribution grid with high levels of DER penetration
  • Frans Campfens
    Senior Consultant, Energy Consulting, Qirion (Alliander)
  • Tim Joosten
    Project Manager Grid Innovation, Qirion (Alliander)
9:50TSO-DSO Interface – Coordinating transmission and distribution networks to support greater levels of DER penetration
  • Dr. Biljana Stojkovska
    Power Potential Project Lead, National Grid ESO
  • Dr. Rita Shaw
    Power Potential Project Lead, UK Power Networks
10:30Morning refreshments, networking & exhibition
11:00Technology Innovation Panel: Distributed Energy Management – developing highly-customizable platforms and tools for the dynamic management of DERs to meet the current and future needs of grid operators
  • Alan Gooding
    Executive Director, Smarter Grid Solutions
  • Luc Hossenlopp - Schneider Electric - Grid Asset Management 2019
    Luc Hossenlopp
    CTO Energy Digital Solutions, Schneider Electric
12:00Lunch, networking & exhibition
13:20Local Energy Markets - Developing a local energy market platform to deliver ancillary services from flexible resources at the distribution level
14:00Local Energy Communities – developing mechanisms to facilitate the local exchange of energy between DER operators and deliver a more decentralized energy system
15:10Afternoon refreshments, networking & exhibition
15:50LV Network Visibility – Leveraging data-driven methods to maximise DER capacity through improved visibility of LV networks
16:30Grid Planning – optimising grid planning and investment strategy to meet the demands of a more complex and distributed generation and demand landscape
  • Francis Verhelst
    Francis Verhelst
    Senior Expert Asset Manager, Asset Planning & Grid Development, Fluvius
17:10Close of conference day two