Agenda of XXVII Energy Conference EuroPOWER

Day I, 4 April 2018

 

8:30 – 9:00 Registration

9:00 – 9:15 Official Inauguration

9:15 – 9:30 Speech from the Guest of Honor

  • Krzysztof Tchórzewski, Minister of Energy

9:30 – 11:30 Priorities of Industrial Policy and Energy Policy in the EU development scenarios versus SOR priorities

9:30 – 9:50

  • Introductory speech “Investment Plan for Europe” (Juncker Plan)
    • Mr. Christoph Kuhn, Director of the European Investment Bank’s Mandate Manage-ment Department
  • Introductory speech „Priorities of the Winter Package. Energy policy of the European Union”
    • Megan Richards, Director of Energy Policy in DG Energy, European Commission

9:50 – 11:30 Debate of politicians, business and scientists

  • New programs, new economic goals and a new EU regulatory framework in the fields of in-dustry and energy
  • Energy security according to „Winter Package” and according to SOR
  • Competitive electricity and gas markets – key issues for their development and functioning
  • Energy Price Formation on the European market and on domestic markets
  • How to efficiently and quickly improve the energy efficiency of the Polish economy?
  • Ecological aspects – how to protect and improve the climate in the process of transformation of the Polish economy towards modernity?
  • EU support systems for advanced technologies in industry
  • Modern production – revolution 4.0 and the deficit of human resources

Moderator:

  • Joanna Mackowiak-Pandera, PhD, President of the Forum for Energy

Speakers:

  • Filip Grzegorczyk, President of the Management Board, TAURON Polska Energia
  • Maciej Bukowski, President of WiseEuropa*
  • Christoph Kuhn, Director of the European Investment Bank’s Mandate Management Department
  • Łukasz Kroplewski, Vice President of the Management Board for Development, PGNiG
  • Andrzej J. Piotrowski, Undersecretary of State in Ministry of Energy in the years 2016 – 2018, Advisor to Minister of Energy
  • Dr Janusz Steinhoff, Former Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Economy, Ad-visor at PwC
  • Piotr Zawistowski, CEO, Polish Power Exchange

11:30 – 12:15 Coffee break

12:30 – 13:45 Polish energy – what we have and what would we like to have?

  • UE membership vs Poland’s energy strategy
  • Development trajectory of Polish Energy – current status and desired medium and long-term goals.
  • Permanent need – high level of energy security. What we have already done and what needs to be urgently taken?
  • Strategy for Responsible Development as a way to solve the basic energy dilemmas and to modernize it.
  • How much of the country and how much of the market in the initiation of the structural and functional changes of the Polish energy industry?
  • There is no guarantee of energy security and a functioning market without a transmission and distribution network
  • Demand Side Response (DSR)– participation in shaping the level of energy security
  • How to deal with civilization problems: smog and energy poverty?

Moderator:

  • Wojciech Jakóbik, Editor in Chief, BiznesAlert

Speakers:

  • Maciej Bando, President of Energy Regulatory Office
  • Tomasz Dąbrowski, Director of the Energy Department ,Ministry of Energy
  • Kamil Kamiński, Vice-President of the Management Board, for Clients and Corporate Affairs, TAURON Polska Energia S.A
  • Marcin Lewandowski, Member of the Management Board, GPEC Group
  • Roman Szwed, President of the Management Board, Atende

13:45 – 15:00 Electromobility – conditions for effective and dynamic development

  • Road map for the successful implementation of the electromobility program
  • Proportionality and correlation – a measure of the development of charging infrastructure and the number of cars produced
  • Reconstruction of medium and low voltage networks in cities, workplaces, housing estates and homes
  • Sources of financing electromobility
  • Alternative drives (LNG / CNG, hydrogen)
  • Institutions, organizations, operators on the e-mobility market – it’s role, functions and responsibility
  • Implementation of the electromobility program and the economic development of Poland
  • Who, when and how much could earn on electromobility?

Moderator:

  • Krzysztof Bolesta, Director for Research, Polityka Insight

Speakers:

  • Jarosław Broda, Vice President of the Management Board for the Wealth Management and Development, TAURON Polska Energia
  • Dorota Zabłocka, Lawyer, Regulatory Advice, EY Law
  • Robert Zasina, President, Polish Society for Transmission and Distribution of Electricity
  • Marcin Korolec, President, FPPE – Electric Vehicles Promotion Foundation
  • Krzysztof Kowalczyk, e-mobility ekspert
  • Paweł Piwowar, Vice President of the Management Board, Asseco Poland S.A.

15:00 Lunch

Day II, 5 April 2018

 

8:30 – 9:00 Registration

9:00 – 10:45 Technologies – digitization in the energy sector

  • Cooperation of energy companies and startups
  • Modern technologies in power industry – examples of implementations and benefits
  • R&D – directions and areas
  • IoT, data analitycs/ business analytics
  • Blockchain in energy
  • IT System for Balancing Electricity Market Management
  • Artificial intelligence in the energy industry

Speakers:

9:00 – 9:15 End of traditional energy – vision of science or fiction

  • Anna Jakób, Member of the Management Board, GPEC Group –

9:15 – 9:30 Stabilisation of the energy network with the help of mining

  • Szczepan Bentyn, CEO, Pracownia Nowych Technologii

9:30 – 9:45 Are energy clusters the future of energy?

  • Paweł Pisarczyk, CEO, Atende Software

9:45 – 10:00 R&D – directions and areas

  • Piotr Krych, CEO, Saule Technologies

10:00 – 10:15 Blockchain in energy – project GRIDNET

  • Rafal Skowronski, Head of the GRIDNET Project, Poznań University of Technology

10:15 – 10:30 AUMS Digital as a key to the digital world

  • Tomasz Bendlewski, Director, Energy and Gas, Asseco Poland

10:30 – 10:45 IoT, data analitycs/ business analytics

  • Szymon Kubicki, CEO, Predictail

10:45 – 11:15 Capacity Market

  • How would the Capacity Market work in Poland?
  • Market rules of the of energy sellers cooperation
  • Unstable sources and their place in the Capacity Market
  • List of activities before „Winter Pack”

Moderator:

  • Jarosław Wajer, Partner EY, Business Advisory Department

Speakers:

  • Tomasz Dąbrowski, Director of the Energy Department, Ministry of Energy
  • Krzysztof Kochanowski, Vice President of the Management Board, PIME
  • Jerzy Kozicz, President of the Management Board, Commercial Metals Company
  • Maciej Przybylski, Deputy Director for Generosity, PSE S.A.
  • Tomasz Wilczak, Member of the Management Board – Vice President for Technology , PGNiG Termika

11:45 – 12:30 Gas and international cooperation

  • Economic challenges related to gas trade
  • Regionalization of energy security – shares purchases
  • The future of the gas market in the perspective of the next decade
  • Investment signals
  • Development of the Polish-Ukrainian energy partnership
  • Regulatory differences on the gas market – Poland and Ukraine

Moderator:

  • Wojciech Jakóbik, Editor in Chief, BiznesAlert

Speakers:

  • Jacek Piechota, President of the Management of Board, Polsko-Ukraińska Izba Gospodarcza
  • Mykhailo Gonchar, President of the Centre for Global Studies “Strategy XXI”
  • Olek Terletskyi, President at NGO “Center of Energy Initiatives”

12:30 – 13:00 Coffee break

13:00 – 14:15 Dispersed energy as a development necessity

  • Barriers and opportunities for the development of distributed energy
  • Improving of the energy efficiency
  • Virtual integration of dispersed energy sources – perspective for the supplier
  • Modeling, simulation and optimization of systems
  • Promoting of the energy independence for companies and consumers
  • Local authorities investments in Renewable Energy Sources
  • Energy clusters and cooperatives
  • Energy storage – technologies used and development potential

Moderator:

  • Waldemar Skomudek, Ph. D., Opole Univesity of Technology

Speaker suggestions:

  • Andrzej Kaźmierski, Director at Department Of Renewable Energy, Ministry of Energy
  • Krzysztof Kochanowski, President of the Management Board, PIME
  • Piotr Krych, CEO, Saule Technologies
  • Grzegorz Wiśniewski, President, EC BREC Institute for Renewable Energy Zarządu
  • Arkadiusz Zieleźny, President of the Manageent Board, Polenergia Obrót
  • Representative of CEZ Poland

14:15 – 15:30 Development of cogeneration in Poland

  • Nuclear cogeneration – opportunities , capabilities
    • Current activities around the nuclear plant project in Poland
  • Stimulating the development through a long-term support system – an opportunity for the de-velopment of high-efficiency cogeneration
  • Flexibility of cogeneration installations
  • Legal and economic barriers
  • A subsidy system for modernization and expansion of heating networks versus support for fi-nal heat users
  • Cooperation with local governments

Moderator:

  • Robert Tomaszewski, Senior Energy Analyst, Polityka Insight

Speakers:

  • Marian Babiuch, President of the Management Board , PTEZ
  • Wojciech Dąbrowski, President of the Management Board, PGE Energia Ciepła
  • Dr inż. Andrzej Strupczewski, Spokeman for Nuclear Power, National Centre for Nuclear Research
  • Krzysztof Żochowski, President of the Management Board, Energa Kogeneracja*
  • Tomasz Wilczak, Member of the Management Board – Vice President for Technology , PGNiG Termika

15:30 Lunch

The organizer reserves the right to change the agenda.

* The share of people during confirmation

Update Date: 29.03.2018