Energy Storage 2018 Conference

Supporting The Growth Of The Energy Storage Sector And Optimising Efficiency 31 January, 2018 - 1 February, 2018, Cologne, Germany

Building on success of our previous editions we are pleased to announce that our Energy Storage 2018 Conference will take place in Cologne, Germany on the 31st of January and 1st of February.

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The conference will bring together key industry stakeholders to address the current challenges of the energy storage market and discuss the latest developments.

The two day event will provide insights into state of the art technologies available for energy storage, policy and regulations updates required for continuous growth, alternative energy storage systems, available options for battery recycling, revenue options for energy storage and methods available to increase operational flexibility. Join us in Cologne for The Energy Storage 2018 Conference to meet senior representatives from leading companies for excellent networking opportunities.

Key Topics

  • Policy and regulations to support integration of renewable energy sources
  • Revolutionary processes of creating additional storage capacity for surplus energy
  • Energy storage trials on alternatives to grid storage operations
  • Analysis of current technologies for residential and commercial energy storage purposes
  • State-of-the-art technologies to provide additional energy storage capacity
  • The influence of energy storage on operational flexibility in power grids
  • Finance and analysis of different energy storage business models
  • Modern energy exchange systems enhancing energy storage capacity of distribution service operators
  • Power distribution networks' reactions to increased volume of energy from renewable sources
  • Successful business models of developing energy storage facilities
  • Energy storage as a mechanism for improving power quality


Site Visit

Stornetic production facility for flywheel energy storage devices DuraStor - Tuesday 30th January 2018

During the afternoon of Tuesday 30th January 2018 a limited number of conference attendees will have the opportunity to attend an exclusive site visit to the production facility of Stornetic at Julich. DuraStor combines the advantages of mechanical energy storage, such as sturdiness and endurance, with the advantages of rapid installation and modularity. Thanks to the modular setup the number of storage machines inside the unit can be adjusted exactly to the customer requirements. Confirm your place upon registration for the conference. Spaces will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

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Confirmed speakers include:

  • Dr Rainer vor dem Esche, Managing Director – Stornetic
  • Stefan Schauss, Director EMEA Business Development – Greensmith Energy Wartsila
  • Jean-Marc Leroy, Managing Director Gas Chain – ENGIE
  • Fons Jansen, Str. Advisor Smart Grids Europe – Enexis BV
  • Peter Matt, Area Manager – Voralberger Illwerke AG
  • Ilari Alapera, Business Development Manager- Fortum
  • Florian Mayr, Principal- Apricum The Cleantech Advisory
  • Robin Cohen, Vice-President – Charles River Associates
  • Raquel Garde, Head of Energy Storage Area – National Renewable Energy Centre CENER
  • Liviu Gavrila, Energy Services Department Manager – CEZ Romania
  • Jeremy Harrison, Technical Head Distributed Energy – E.ON
  • Jan Pedersen, Head of Brussels Office – Agder Energi
  • Patrick Clerens, Secretary General – EASE
  • Otto Pirker, Senior Advisor – Verbund AG
  • Goran Strbac, Professor Energy Systems – Imperial College London
  • Mikko Pihlatie, Research Team Leader, Project Manager – VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • Karl Axel Strang, Strategy Advisor – Enedis
  • Julian Jansen, Senior Market Analyst – IHS Markit
  • Cera Slevin, Manager Solar PV & Energy Storage – ESB
  • Tobias Rothacher, Senior Manager Investor Consulting – Germany Trade & Invest
  • Dirk Wittler, Senior Adviser & Energy Expert – CUT POWER AG

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Source: ASDEvents
Date: Jan 5, 2018