PROGRAM /// DAY 2
27 March 2019
 
Session 5
09:30 - Opening by Conference Chairman (reflections)
09:45 - The opposing forces of vertical integration and disintegration
10:30 - COFFEE & BITES

Session 6A |
Repowering and End of Life

11:15 - Repowering: seeking the competitive market edge
12:00 - End of Lifetime: Financial Planning and Budgeting

Session 6B |
Long-term O&M practices

11:15 - Reassessing business planning and expectations of aging assets
12:00 - Developers Roundtable - Assumptions on O&M costs

Session 6C |
Secondary Markets

11:15 - M&A Strategies
12:00 - Leveraging emerging technologies to evaluate M&A opportunities
12:45 - LUNCH BREAK

Session 7A | Supply Chain Management

14:00 - Supply Chain Security and Risk Appetite
14:45 - Spare Part Management: Best Practices

Session 7B | Grid Operations

14:00 - Solutions to manage the Curtailment risk
14:45 - Private sector initiatives: Aggregators and VPPs

Session 7C | Working with the natural forces

14:00 - Innovative soiling strategies
14:45 - Forecasting & Weather data
15:30 - COFFEE & BITES
Session 8
16:00 - Value of Automation in an Era of Diminishing Marginal Returns
  • Digitalization as the main driver for cost reduction
16:45 - END OF CONFERENCE & NETWORKING DRINKS
 
PROGRAM /// DAY 2
27 March 2019