10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Format: Presentation
Session Chair
Nigel Blackaby
Director of Conferences
PennWell International Power Group
United Kingdom
Keynote Speaker 1
General Nattipon Kanokchot
Advisor to the Minister
Ministry of Energy
Thailand
Keynote Speaker 2
Kenji Ando
President and CEO
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
Japan

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Bhiraj 1
Format: Panel Discussion
You’ve probably heard about the industrial internet of things, big data, smart appliances, the energy cloud, blockchain technology and remote monitoring, but just how informed are you about the transformative impact that these and other products of the digital age are about to have on the energy industry?

Digitalisation offers ...read more...
Session Moderator
Dale Probasco
Managing Director, Global Generation Services
Navigant
United States
Panelist+
Liher Urbizu Sierra
Managing Director
SAP Systems, Applications and Products In Data Processing (Thailand) Ltd.
Thailand
Panelist+
Somgiat Dekrajangpetch
Asset Optimization Senior Vice President
Glow Group
Thailand
Panelist+
Susan Peterson-Sturm
Digital Business Unit Lead
ABB Industrial Automation – Power Generation
United States
Panelist+
Yucheng Tang
Head of Power Digitalization Technology Department
Power & Gas Division, Siemens Limited China
China
Panelist
Hee Jip Kim
Chief Consultant
EnerIdeas
Korea (South)

3:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Knowledge Theatre, Booth #L30 Exhibition Floor
Speaker
Christian Kaesler
Managing Director
Conergy Thailand
Thailand

3:30 PM-4:00 PM
Room: Knowledge Theatre, Booth #L30 Exhibition Floor
Speaker
Jean-Francois Gauthier
Director, Business Development
GHGSat
Canada
Co-Author
Berke Durak
Software Lead
GHGSat
Canada
Co-Author
James Sloan
Mission Scientist
S&A Research
Switzerland
Co-Author
Jason McKeever
Systems Lead
GHGSat
Canada
Co-Author
Stephane Germain
President and CEO
GHGSat
Canada

4:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room: Knowledge Theatre, Booth #L30 Exhibition Floor
Speaker
David Nicholson
Technical Director
Environmental Resources Management
Thailand

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Amber 1
Format: Presentation
With Asia energy policy increasingly addressing sustainability, this session addresses the future of coal in Asia's generation mix and the impact of increasing renewable resources on affordability and supply ...read more...
Session Chair
Jeremy Wilcox
Co-founder
CMS
Thailand

Presentations:

Speaker+
Bikal Kumar Pokharel
Principal Power Analyst
Wood Mackenzie
Singapore
Co-Author
Prakash Sharma
Research Director, Global Coal Markets
Wood Mackenzie
Singapore
Speaker+
Mark Moriarty
Managing Director
Duxbury Energy
United States
Co-Author
Jeremy Wilcox
Co-founder
CMS
Thailand
Speaker+
John Harris
Principal Consultant
Enerdata Pte Ltd
Singapore
Speaker+
Toshiro Kudama
Chief Power Development Officer, Senior Executive Vice President
JERA Co., Inc.
Japan

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Nile 4
Format: Presentation
Session covering  the security aspects of digital power supply ...read more...
Session Chair
Sandeep Gupta
Head of Engineering
ABB Pte Ltd, Singapore
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker
Ali Elnaamani
Head of Cyber Security - Power Generation Services Digitalization
Siemens Energy, Inc
United States
Co-Author
Theodor Rosch
Service Portfolio Manager
Siemens AG
Germany
Speaker+
Roy Rudrajit Rajatkumar
Business Development Manager
Honeywell Engineering Sdn Bhd
Malaysia
Speaker+
Vikram Kalkat
Senior Key Account Manager, KICSGlobal Business Development
Kaspersky Lab Singapore Pte Ltd
Singapore
Speaker+
Hiroyasu Ishigaki
Engineering Manager, Control Systems / IT Strategy & Planning - Digital Innovation Division
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author
Kazuyuki Misawa
Senior Chief Engineer
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.
Japan

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Nile 3
Format: Presentation
Session Chair
Sudipta Saha
Asia Area Product Sales Manager
ABB Pte Ltd.
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Shonosuke Koga
Manager
Osaka Gas Co., Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author
Hidefumi Yamanaka
Chief researcher
Osaka Gas Co., Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author
Takeshi Nishio
Assistant Manager
Osaka gas co., Ltd.
Japan
Speaker+
Federico Albertoni
Head of Generator Service Platform
Ansaldo Energia Group
Italy
Speaker+
Dariusz Baron
Application Engineer
EthosEnergy Poland S.A.
Poland
Co-Author
Rafal Maniara
Chief Product Development Specialist
EthosEnergy Poland S.A.
Poland
Speaker
Mark Colley
Fleet Support Engineering Manager- Steam Turbines, APAC region, GE Power Services
General Electric
Malaysia
Co-Author
John Sassatelli, PE
Consulting Engineer - Repair Development
GE Power
United States
Speaker+
Shengli Cao
Senior Consultant
Environmental Resources Management
Hong Kong
Co-Author
Sin Yee Ku
Consultant
Environmental Resources Management
Hong Kong
Co-Author
Tsz Chung Tsang
Senior Consultant
Environmental Resources Management
Hong Kong

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Nile 2
Format: Presentation
Overview of combined cycled technologies with GT and beyond
...read more...
Session Chair
John Gustke
Operational Director - Power Division
PT Satyamitra Surya Perkasa
Indonesia

Presentations:

Speaker
Herbert Fahrnbauer
Head of R&D Innovations & New Solutions
Siemens AG, Power and Gas Division
Germany
Co-Author
Sebastian Proebster
Marketing Manager
Siemens AG, Power and Gas Division
Germany
Speaker+
John Basirico
Product Manager – Combined Cycle Steam Turbines
GE Power, Gas Power Systems
United States
Speaker+
Akber Pasha
Technical Director
Vogt Power International
United States
Co-Author
Paul den Ouden
Chief Thermal Engineer
Vogt Power International
United States

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Nile 1
Format: Presentation
Examples of different fuel used for ...read more...
Session Chair
Saji Raghavan
Country Director
Rolls Royce Malaysia Sdn Bhd
Malaysia

Presentations:

Speaker
Ulrich Orth
Head of Gas Turbine Calculation / R&D
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, Germany
Germany
Co-Author+
Detlef Viereck
Product Management Gas Turbines
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, Germany
Germany
Co-Author
Andreas Spiegel
Head of Systems Engineering and Instruments & Controls Gas Turbines
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, Germany
Germany
Co-Author
Sven-Hendrik Wiers
Vice President Gas Turbines
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, Germany
Germany
Speaker+
Kari Punnonen
Regional Director, North East Asia
Wartsila Finland Oy
Finland

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Silk 4
Format: Panel Discussion
Panelist+
Adrian Wong
Partner
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang (Singapore) LLP
Singapore
Panelist
Ravi Krishnaswamy
Vice President
Frost & Sullivan
Singapore
Panelist
Sharbini Suhaili
Group Chief Executive Officer
Sarawak Energy Berhad
Malaysia

4:30 PM-5:00 PM
Room: Knowledge Theatre, Booth #L30 Exhibition Floor
Speaker
Ole Petzoldt
Business Development Manager
W. L. GORE & Associates GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Jeff Kolde
Product Manager and Business Leader
W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc
United States

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Amber 1
Format: Presentation
Session Chair
Rick Truscott
Chief Operating Officer - CLP Power
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited
Hong Kong

Presentations:

Speaker+
Hee Jip Kim
Chief Consultant
EnerIdeas
Korea (South)

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Nile 4
Format: Panel Discussion
The session explores the current regional and global developments, trends and market players that shape power generation project finance in the Asia-Pacific. It takes a deeper look into innovative project finance models that emerge in response and in anticipation of changes in the regulatory and market ...read more...
Session Chair
Normen Kegler
Council Chairman
Independent Power Producers Forum
Hong Kong
Panelist+
Giuseppe (Joseph) Jacobelli
Senior Utilities Analyst Asia; Regional Content
Bloomberg Intelligence
Hong Kong

Presentations:

Speaker+
Jeremy Thomas
Partner
Volta Partners
United Kingdom

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Nile 3
Format: Presentation
We focus on plant upgrades and / or retrofits for improved performance, emissions and plant life cycle ...read more...
Session Chair
Sasha Savic, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
SS&A Power Consultancy GmbH
Switzerland

Presentations:

Speaker+
Ian Summerside
Global Product Line Manager
PSM - Ansaldo Energia Group
United States
Co-Author
Jeffrey Benoit
VP – Strategy & Marketing
PSM – Ansaldo Energia Group
United States
Speaker+
John Grusha
Director - Combustion Systems & Product Development
R-V Industries, Inc.
United States
Co-Author
Jake Hultburg
Senior Combustion Systems Design & Application Engineer
R-V Industries, Inc.
United States

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Nile 2
Format: Presentation
The session will bring leading technology advancement and performance for small combustion ...read more...
Session Chair
Suqing Wang
Associate Vice President
Black & Veatch
China

Presentations:

Speaker
Harsh Shah
General Manager - Aero-derivative Gas Turbine Sales
PW Power Systems, Inc.
United States
Speaker+
Febron Siregar
Business Development MAnager
PT. Wartsila Indonesia
Indonesia

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Nile 1
Format: Presentation
Integration of renewables in the power systems are creating challenges that need to be acknowledged and mitigated with proper technology ...read more...
Session Chair
Frederic Carron
Regional Director, Energy Solutions
Wärtsilä Singapore Pte Ltd
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker
Michael Welch
Industry Marketing Manager
Siemens AG
United Kingdom
Speaker+
Matthew Heling
Head of Energy Consulting
Poyry Energy Ltd.
Thailand
Co-Author
Sarut Chayanupatkul
Consultant
Poyry Energy Ltd.
Thailand
Speaker+
François Depierreux
Power Systems Engineer and Group Manager
Tractebel
Saudi Arabia
Co-Author
Eric Shumway
Associate Director
Delphos International Ltd.
United States
Co-Author
Florian Sparavier
Power System Engineer
Tractebel
Belgium
Speaker+
Ron Davis
Engineering Manager
OWL Energy Ltd.
Thailand

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Silk 4
Format: Panel Discussion
Electricity market designs have been based on merit order constructs which rely on fixed vs variable costs and dispatchable plant usually available 24/7.  Renewable plant does not align with this traditional theory of how electricity power stations operate and as renewables grow in electricity markets, how must the designs modify ...read more...
Session Chair
Sarah Fairhurst
Partner
The Lantau Group (HK) Limited
Hong Kong
Panelist+
Adrian Kemp
Partner
HoustonKemp Economists
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Kanchit Ngamsanroaj
Asst. Director, Rajjaprabha Hydro Power Plant-Administration
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand
Thailand

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Silk 3
Format: Presentation
Get updated on the latest ...read more...
Session Chair
Svend Erik Jensen
Senior Vice President Operations Asia-Pacific
Engie Asia-Pacific
Thailand

Presentations:

Speaker+
Ward Van de Walle
CTO Burke Porter Group and Managing Director Energy & Infrastructure
Burke E. Porter
Belgium
Co-Author
Brecht Desmet
R&D Coordinator
Burke Porter Group
Belgium
Speaker
Napan Narischat
Thermal Power Engineer
Mott MacDonald
Thailand
Co-Author+
Duncan Barker
South East Asia Energy Sector Resource Manager
Mott MacDonald
Thailand
Speaker+
Clemens Mann
Head of Global Communications Automation, Service & Rehab
Andritz Hydro GmbH
Austria

10:30 AM-11:00 AM
Room: Knowledge Theatre, Booth #L30 Exhibition Floor
Speaker
Jonathan Meier
Managing Partner Asset Retirement Services Asia Pacific
ERM
Japan

11:00 AM-11:30 AM
Room: Knowledge Theatre, Booth #L30 Exhibition Floor
Speaker
Joerg Gmeinbauer
Global Market Lead - Power & Utilities
Bureau Veritas S.A.
France

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Amber 1
Format: Presentation

Asia’s hot spots for investment present both opportunities and challenges.  This session will look at the hotspot countries through the lens of specialists with in-depth experience of doing deals and managing risks and opportunities in such ...read more...

Session Chair
John Yeap
Partner
Pinsent Masons
Hong Kong

Presentations:

Speaker
Arbaaz Nayeem
Principal Consultant
Ricardo Energy & Environment
United Kingdom
Co-Author+
Nick Ash
Principal Consultant
Ricardo Energy & Environment
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Mate Antosik
Principal Consultant
Ricardo Energy & Environment
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Nazmul Haque
Director and Head of Advisory
IDCOL
Bangladesh
Speaker+
Tony Segadelli
Managing Director
OWL Energy
Thailand

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Nile 4
Format: Panel Discussion
The main question for companies, especially SMEs, is how to access the new funding (for example the Belt & Road initiative) in order to grow their businesses. This session focuses on the practical solutions that provides our audience practical insights to successfully tap into these significant ...read more...
Session Chair
Robbin Bishoen
Senior Energy Expert – Advisor to the Board
China Overseas Holding Group
China

Presentations:

Speaker+
Andreas Back
Manager
Wärtsilä
Finland
Speaker+
Robbin Bishoen
Senior Energy Expert – Advisor to the Board
China Overseas Holding Group
China

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Nile 3
Format: Presentation
New products and methods for plant ...read more...
Session Chair
Tommi Ijäs
CEO
Agon Pacific Co.Ltd.
Thailand

Presentations:

Speaker
Markus Lachner
Product Manager
Siemens AG
Germany
Co-Author
Michael Loehr
Advisory Expert
Siemens AG
Germany
Speaker
Mark Baumann
Product Line Manager - Inspections
GE Power
Switzerland
Speaker+
Harri Hamalainen
CEO
SAMPA RICE CO., LTD.
Thailand
Speaker+
Titaphon Laitong
Engineer Level 5
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT)
Thailand
Co-Author
Sarot Makkong
Engineer
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT)
Thailand

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Nile 2
Format: Presentation
Overview of small GT technology and its ...read more...
Session Chair
Nicolas Leong
Business Development Manager, South East Asia, Energy Solutions
Wärtsilä Singapore Pte Ltd
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker
Grit Hennig
Head of Product Enhancement
Siemens AG
Germany
Co-Author
Bernd Vonnemann, Dipl.-Ing. TU
Frame Owner Gas Turbine Mature Frames
Siemens AG
Germany
Speaker+
Aileen Barton
Senior Product Manager 6F.03 Gas Turbines
GE Power
United States
Speaker+
Yavar Anani
Technical Proposal expert
MAPNA company
Iran
Co-Author
Behrouz Keshavarz
Technical Proposal Expert
MAPNA Group Co.
Iran
Co-Author
Fatemeh Dalir
Process engineer
MAPNA MD-3
Iran
Speaker+
Luca Fazi
Project Engineer
Ansaldo Energia
Italy
Co-Author
Roberta Gatti
Head of Gas Turbine performance, bids and technical coordination
Ansaldo Energia
Italy

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Nile 1
Format: Presentation
The increase in clean power generation is providing increased grid connection & stability challenges. New technologies and solutions can mitigate the ...read more...
Session Chair
Sean Purdie
Managing Partner - Power Asia Pacific
Environmental Resources Management
Hong Kong

Presentations:

Speaker
Minoru Ogura
Chief Specialist, Electrical, Control & Instrumentation Engineering Group
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Co-Author+
Takuo Echigoya
Technical Executive & Fellow - Power Generation
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Co-Author
Tatsuyuki Sasaki
Specialist, Overseas Electrical Engineering Group
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Speaker+
Suraj Narayan
Sales Director (Middle East and Asia)
Wartsila Australia Pty Ltd
Australia
Speaker
Norbert Maier
Global Business Development Power Generation
MTU Onsite Energy GmbH Gas Power SystemsAugsburg, Germany
Germany
Co-Author
Andreas Reisacher
Senior Manager Global Sales Support
MTU Onsite Energy GmbH
Germany

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Silk 4
Format: Presentation
This session presents renewable energy technologies that can be commercially used for rural electrification and applications practically. Specific examples would be from solar and wind ...read more...
Session Chair
Arul Joe Mathias
Managing Director
Renewable Cogen Asia
India

Presentations:

Speaker+
Chris Starling
Manager
The Lantau Group
Hong Kong
Speaker
Yoshinori Yamashita
Chief Specialist, Hydro Turbine Design Group
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Co-Author+
Takuo Echigoya
Technical Executive & Fellow - Power Generation
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Co-Author
Akihiro Watanabe
Specialist, Hydroelectric Power System Design Group
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Co-Author
Yoshikazu Tanaka
Specialist, Hydro Turbine Design Group
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Silk 3
Format: Presentation
Renewable energy is now a sustainable business propositions, with adaption of innovative solutions. This session presents successful case ...read more...
Session Chair
Ramanan Suryanarayan
Principal Consultant
DNV GL - Energy, Clean Technology Centre
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker
Dylan (Dong Wook) Kim
Sales Advisory
LG CNS
Korea (South)
Speaker+
Cornelis Zwaan
Mechanical Design Engineer and CFD Analyst
Coal Milling Projects
South Africa
Speaker+
Joakim Autio
Product Manager, Pyrolysis Systems
Valmet Technologies, Inc
Finland

1:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Knowledge Theatre, Booth #L30 Exhibition Floor
Speaker+
Marco Dieleman
Director
M and N Power Solutions Ltd
Thailand
Co-Author
Josef Petek
Authorized Officer
VTU Energy GmbH
Austria
Co-Author
Milton Venetos
Chief Engineer
Wyatt Enterprises, LLC
United States
Co-Author
Peter Pechtl
Managing Director
VTU Energy GmbH
Austria


2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Amber 1
Format: Presentation

Can LNG make an impact in the power sector of emerging Asian ...read more...

Session Chair
Tom Campbell
General Manager, Power
Parsons Brinckerhoff Pte Ltd
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Kenneth Engblom
Director, Sales & Marketing, LNG Infrastructure Solutions
Wärtsilä Energy Solutions
Finland
Co-Author
John Reinlund
Business Analyst, LNG Solutions
Wärtsilä
Finland
Co-Author
Nicolas Leong
Business Development Manager, South East Asia, Energy Solutions
Wärtsilä Singapore Pte Ltd
Singapore
Speaker+
Dave Maslin
Country Manager
Owl Energy
Philippines
Speaker+
Liutong Zhang
Senior Manager
The Lantau Group
Hong Kong
Speaker+
Ashley Wright
Partner
Pinsent Masons MPillay LLP
Singapore

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Nile 4
Format: Presentation
Session covering the digitization of ...read more...
Session Chair
David Turner
Managing Director
Resources2 Energy Pte Ltd
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Jonas Berge
Director, Applied Technology
Emerson Automation Solutions
Singapore
Speaker+
William Howard
Principal Product Manager
GE Power Digital
United States
Speaker+
Marc Antoine
Global Service Product Manager/Power Generation
ABB Power Generation
Switzerland

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Nile 3
Format: Presentation
Today, more than ever, the owners of energy infrastructure assets are faced with complex decisions, both in new asset investment and in management of existing assets.This session will explore various approach taken to manage asset and O&M strategies in the industry, and will debate some of the complexities & challenges ...read more...
Session Chair
Kazunari Fukui
Growth & Strategy, General Manager, Asia-Pacific
GE Power
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Sasha Savic, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
SS&A Power Consultancy GmbH
Switzerland
Speaker
Surin Maheson
Head of Operations, Power Generation and Water
ABB Malaysia Sdn. Bhd
Malaysia
Speaker
Michael Welch
Industry Marketing Manager
Siemens AG
United Kingdom

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Nile 2
Format: Presentation
The challenge for coal plants to remain in business is to become really environmentally acceptable. This session looks at different technologies aiming at reducing emission in coal ...read more...
Session Chair
Fausto Nepote
Service Sales Region Leader – Middle East And Asia
Ansaldo Energia
United Arab Emirates

Presentations:

Speaker+
Amir Mujezinovic
Executive Product Leader, GE Power Steam Power Systems
GE Power & Water
Switzerland
Speaker
Jun Taguchi
Engineering Manager IGCC Process Engineering
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author+
Takashi Fujii
Group Manager, IGCC Process Engineering Group
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author
Koichi Sakamoto
Senior Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
Japan
Speaker
Susumu Yamashita
General Affairs & Planning Dept. Staff Manager
Osaki CoolGen Corporation
Japan
Speaker+
Rajiv Singh Bais
Engineering Manager - Core Turbine Analysis, Steam Turbines Engineering
SIEMENS
India
Co-Author
Sandeep Chittora
Key Expert - Thermal Design & Performance Testing
SIEMENS
India

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Nile 1
Format: Presentation
Distributed generation has a very important role for energy supply in SE Asia especially for island applications as a “game changer” for countries that do not currently have an established grid infrastructure. This session will examine the specific challenges and opportunities for distributed generation within the ...read more...
Session Chair
Duncan Barker
South East Asia Energy Sector Resource Manager
Mott MacDonald
Thailand

Presentations:

Speaker+
Souvik Dasgupta
Principal Technologist
Rolls-Royce, Singapore Pte. Ltd
Singapore
Co-Author
Amit Gupta
Chief of Electrical Capability Group- Asia
Rolls-Royce Singapore Pte Ltd
Singapore
Co-Author
Chethan Parthasarathy
Research Associate
Rolls-Royce @ NTU Corporate Lab
Singapore
Co-Author
Juan Carlos Mejia Pinto
Manager Sales- Gas Power Systems
MTU Onsite Energy GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Juergen Winterholler
Vice President System Development Power Generation
MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Marcus Muecke
Senior Manager, Electrical Systems and Automation
MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH
Germany
Speaker+
Robert Ceic
Service Line Leader - Power Generation & Renewable Energy
GHD
Australia
Speaker+
Nicolas Leong
Business Development Manager, South East Asia, Energy Solutions
Wärtsilä Singapore Pte Ltd
Singapore
Co-Author
Jani Nurmi
Financial Analyst, Project Development
Wärtsilä Finland Oy
Finland
Speaker+
Dennis Rayome
TM2500 Platform Leader
GE Gas Power Systems
United States

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Silk 4
Format: Panel Discussion
Session Chair
Mason Wallick
Managing Director
Infunde Capital Pte Ltd
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Marcel-Steffen Reif
Head of Weather & Commodity Europe & Asia
Munich Reinsurance Company Ltd
Switzerland

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Silk 3
Format: Presentation
This session discusses the power fluctuation and power quality problems in renewable energy based power generation and distribution and possible solutions towards ...read more...
Session Chair
Balasankari Palghat Krishnan
Executive Director
Renewable Cogen Asia
India

Presentations:

Speaker+
Solomon Kaploun, Professor, Doctor (PhD)
Head of Consulting / Development Renewable Energy Group; Academic Secretary of Consulting Council at Israel Ministry of Infrastructures
Krumbein Structures Laboratory of Israel Institute of Technology – Technion
Israel
Speaker+
Marco Dieleman
Director
M and N Power Solutions Ltd
Thailand
Co-Author
Josef Petek
Authorized Officer
VTU Energy GmbH
Austria
Co-Author
Milton Venetos
Chief Engineer
Wyatt Enterprises, LLC
United States
Co-Author
Peter Pechtl
Managing Director
VTU Energy GmbH
Austria
Speaker+
Panitarn Chongfuangprinya
Senior Researcher
Hitachi America, Research and Development, Big Data Laboratory, Santa Clara, CA.
United States
Co-Author
Chandrasekar Venkatraman
Principal Research Scientist
Hitachi America, Research and Development, Big Data Laboratory, Santa Clara, CA.
United States
Co-Author
Pierre Huyn
Principal Research Architect
Hitachi America, Research and Development, Big Data Laboratory, Santa Clara, CA.
United States
Co-Author
Sunder Raju
Managing Director
Atria Power Corporation
India
Speaker+
Mangesh Nawarange
Sales & Marketing, Power Generation (C&I)
ABB
India
Co-Author
Ahmad Khan
Vice President - Power Generation C&I
ABB India Limited
India
Co-Author
Datta Prasad
Global Business Line Manager - Renewables
ABB India Limited
India

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Amber 1
Format: Presentation
Session Chair
Giuseppe (Joseph) Jacobelli
Senior Utilities Analyst Asia; Regional Content
Bloomberg Intelligence
Hong Kong

Presentations:

Speaker+
Wan Syakirah Abdullah
Senior Manager, New Energy Development Department
Tenaga Nasional Berhad
Malaysia
Speaker
Wheesung Lee
Project Manger
I-ON Communications
Korea (South)
Co-Author+
Supasit Amaralikit
General Manager
Full Advantage Co., Ltd.
Thailand

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Nile 4
Format: Presentation
Session covering the digitization of asset operations and ...read more...
Session Chair
Jari Vepsäläinen
Director
The Switch
Hong Kong

Presentations:

Speaker+
James DiCampli
Engineer
GE
United States
Co-Author
Eric Kauffman
Product Manager
GE Power
United States
Co-Author
Olivier Le Galudec
Head of Performance Group
GE Steam Power Systems
France
Co-Author
Partha Sarathy
Asia Pacific GE Power Services Engineering Leader
GE Power
Singapore
Speaker+
Koji Imakita
Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author
Daryl Massey
Senior Project Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas
United States
Co-Author
John Kessinger
Executive Director
KessEnergy / MH TG Users' Groups
United States
Co-Author
Kazuyuki Misawa
Senior Chief Engineer
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.
Japan
Speaker
Rajeev Kishore
Asia Region Marketing Manager
ABB Pte Ltd
Singapore

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Nile 3
Format: Presentation
Power plant operators and OEMs share online fleet monitoring, control and diagnostic technology ...read more...
Session Chair
Md Razip Mohd Yusof
General Manager (Asset Major Maintenance)
Tenaga Nasional Berhad
Malaysia

Presentations:

Speaker
Atsuo Sato
Group Manager, Overseas Control & Instrumentation Engineering Group
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Co-Author+
Takuo Echigoya
Technical Executive & Fellow - Power Generation
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Co-Author
Rama Samiraju
Assistant General Manager, C&I Group – Thermal Division
TPSC (India) Private Limited
India
Co-Author
Shigeru Mochiji
Chief Specialist, Overseas Control & Instrumentation Engineering Group
Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation
Japan
Speaker
Nagesh Mysore Nagaraja Rao
Senior Product Manager
Siemens Technology and Services PVT Ltd.
India
Co-Author
Atul Kumar Mishra
Product Manager
Siemens Technology and Services PVT Ltd.
India
Speaker+
Vinit Priyadarshi
Head (Asset Management Services)
Black & Veatch Private Limited.
India

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Nile 2
Format: Presentation
Evolution of large gas turbine design to achieve highly efficient, reliable and operationally flexible ...read more...
Session Chair
Paul Li
Director, Business Development Asia
Babcock & Wilcox Company
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Brian Moran
Regional Application Manager
General Electric
Thailand
Co-Author
Christian Vandervort
Senior Product Manager
GE Power
United States
Co-Author
Laurent Cornu
9HA Product Manager
GE Power
France
Co-Author
Marcus Scholz
Commercial Director
GE
Spain
Speaker+
Ryosuke Gotoh
Deputy Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author
Takashi Kishine
Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, LTD
Japan
Co-Author
Toshiyuki Hashi
General Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, LTD.
Japan
Speaker
Willibald Fischer
Director GT Product Management
Siemens AG
Germany

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Nile 1
Format: Presentation
Solutions & applications to deliver grid ...read more...
Session Chair
Andrew Richardson
Chief Operating Officer
Stanwell Corporation
Australia

Presentations:

Speaker
Sinisa Zubic
Senior Scientist
ABB Corporate Research Center, Krakow, Poland
Poland
Co-Author+
Hannu Laaksonen
Principal Engineer
ABB Oy
Finland
Co-Author
Juha Ylinen
Product Line Manager
ABB Oy
Finland
Speaker+
Uwe Fuchs
Senior Sales Manager for Battery Energy Storage Solutions
Siemens AGEM MS PA APS BD
Germany
Speaker+
Yew Khuan Soo
Senior Manager, Sales Engineering
MTU Asia Pte Ltd
Singapore
Co-Author
Marcus Mücke
Senior Manager Electrical & Automation
MTU Onsite Energy GmbH Gas Power Systems
Germany
Speaker+
Bo-Gun Jin
chief Researcher
Hyosung Corporation
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Dae-Hee Choi
Manager
Hyosung Corporation
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Jin-Ho Lee
Principal Researcher
Hyosung Corporation
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Sang-Min Jung
Principal Researcher
Hyosung Corporation
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Young-Wook Kim
Principal Researcher
Hyosung Corporation
Korea (South)

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Silk 4
Format: Panel Discussion

Who are the players currently looking to invest equity in or lend debt to renewable projects? What risks will they take? What financing structures will they sign up to? And do they still expect a subsidy?...read more...

Session Chair
Andrew Kinloch
Managing Director
Logie Group Limited
Hong Kong

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Silk 3
Format: Presentation

Presentations:

Speaker+
Jerry Randall
Founder
Wind Pioneers
United Kingdom
Speaker
Tara Silpavithayadilok
Renewable Energy Consultant
Mott MacDonald
Thailand
Co-Author+
Korawin Sriniratsai
Renewable Energy Consultant
Mott MacDonald
Thailand
Co-Author
Iban Vendrell Armengol
Senior Project Manager
Mott MacDonald
Thailand
Co-Author
Sasaraj Laoharatchapruek
Renewable Energy Consultant
Mott Macdonald
Thailand
Speaker+
Jesus Moreno Catalan
Tower Component MGR
SIEMENS GAMESA RENEWABLE ENERGY
Spain
Co-Author
Francisco Javier Ripodas Agudo
Industrial Engineer
Gamesa Innovation & Techonology
Spain
Co-Author
Pablo Unanua Hermoso De Mendoza
Tower R&D
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Spain

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Amber 1
Format: Presentation
Delivering a project successfully is a major challenge in complex and dynamic environments.  In this session we will examine delivery methods and strategies to avoid the ...read more...
Session Chair
Dave Maslin
Country Manager
Owl Energy
Philippines

Presentations:

Speaker+
Tom Watters
Business Development Director Asia Pacific and Oceania
Sumitomo Corporation
Thailand
Speaker+
I Nyoman Ngurah Widiyatnya
Division Head of Business Strategy, Product and Market Development
PT PJB
Indonesia
Co-Author
Henky Heru Basudewo
Director of Development & Commerce
PT PJB
Indonesia
Co-Author
Rina Sri Novianti
Business Development Analyst
PT PJB
Indonesia
Speaker
Kurt Branthover
Renewable Executive
OWL Energy Ltd
Thailand
Speaker+
Sabrina Genter
Principal Consultant
Environmental Resources Management
Australia
Co-Author
Craig Reid
Partner and Country Manager Myanmar
ERM
Hong Kong
Co-Author
Samantha McCrea
Partner
Environmental Resources Management
Indonesia

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Nile 3
Format: Presentation
This session provides the information and knowledge for plant optimization and unit ...read more...
Session Chair
Shigehiro Miyamae
Technical Adviser
IHI Power System MaIalaysia Sdn Bhd
Malaysia

Presentations:

Speaker+
Seok-Won Kim
Local Produce Group Manager
ABB Korea
Korea (South)
Speaker+
JaeYun Cho
Mechanical Dept. Senior Manager
Korea South-East Power Co.
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Gyoung Soon Lee
General Manager
Korea South-East Power Company
Korea (South)
Speaker+
Frank Thiel
Managing Director
Quezon Power (Philippines), Limited Co.
Philippines
Co-Author
Ivan Chlapecek
Plant Manager
Pearl Energy
Philippines
Speaker+
Antti Toivonen
SEA Sales & Project Manager, APC
ÅF-Consult Oy
Thailand
Co-Author
Jari Leppäkoski
Senior Vice President, Process Control
ÅF-Consult Ltd
Finland
Co-Author
Jari Viitanen
Project Manager
ÅF-Consult Ltd
Finland

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Nile 2
Format: Presentation
Fuel Flexibility is critical in any power generation application. This session will focus on fuel flexibility for gas turbines with fuels ranging from small gas, process gas to ...read more...
Session Chair
John C.Y. Lee
Sales Manager
Caterpillar Asia
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Marc Clemson
Senior Project Manager
Mott MacDonald
Singapore
Co-Author
Veerachamy Ponnuchamy
Senior Project Manager- Thermal Generation, Asia
Mott MacDonald
Singapore
Speaker+
Brian Moran
Regional Application Manager
General Electric
Thailand
Co-Author
Jeffrey Goldmeer
Manager, Gas Turbine Combustion and Fuels Solutions
GE Power
United States
Speaker+
Jesus Maria de la Fuente Ortiz
Hub Sales Manager Asia Pacific - Distributed Generation Packages
SIEMENS
Indonesia
Speaker+
Michel Moliere
Associated Researcher
University of Technology of Belfort Montbéliard
France
Co-Author
Dmitry Sokolov
Engineer
GE Energy Products France SNC
France
Co-Author
Jean Louis Guichard
Director
ICAR
France
Co-Author
Maher Aboujaib
Senior Mechanical Engineer
GE Power & Water
France
Co-Author
Matthieu Vierling
Product Engineering Program Manager
GE Power & Water
France
Co-Author
Nuhuman Marikkar
Chief Operations Officer
LTL Holdings Ltd.
Sri Lanka
Co-Author
Tharindu Jayath
Mechanical Engineer
LTL Holdings Limited
Sri Lanka

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Nile 1
Format: Presentation
Grid System stability in a growing renewable and off grid applications is of concern. This session addresses applications of energy storage in such an energy ...read more...
Session Chair
Azhari Sulaiman
Senior Vice President – Group Projects & Stratgeic Development
Malakoff Corporation Berhad
Malaysia

Presentations:

Speaker+
Lorenz Claes
Senior Naval Architect - Project Development
G T T Gaztransport & Technigaz, France
France
Speaker+
Wolfram Krause
Senior Sales Manager APAC and Emerging Markets
Younicos AG
Germany
Co-Author
Jon Carbajal
Product Solutions Manager
Younicos Inc.
United States

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Silk 4
Format: Presentation
Session Chair
Adrian Kemp
Partner
HoustonKemp Economists
Singapore

Presentations:

Speaker+
Sebastian Noethlichs
CEO & Founder
Nvision.Energy
Kenya
Co-Author
Harry Minter
Managing Director
Equator Energy Ltd.
Kenya
Co-Author
Margita Noethlichs
Managing Director
Equator Energy Ltd.
Kenya
Speaker+
Liutong Zhang
Senior Manager
The Lantau Group
Hong Kong
Speaker+
Guntapon Mahanonda
Renewable Energy Consultant
Mott MacDonald
Thailand
Co-Author
Nonthi Cherdsangsuan
Renewable Energy Consultant
Mott MacDonald
Thailand

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Silk 3
Format: Panel Discussion
This session will look at both successful and failed projects and we will try to ask the question of what are the critical success factors to make Waste to Energy ...read more...
Panelist+
Chindarat Taylor, Resource Efficiency Pathway
Founder and Director
Resource Efficiency Pathway and Vice President of the Solid Waste Association of Thailand
Thailand
Panelist+
Subramaniam C R
Manager
Thermax Ltd
India

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Nile 3
Format: Panel Discussion
Find out how your fellow power industry professionals view the future and have your own say through this fun e-voting session, featuring a panel of industry ...read more...
Session Chair
Nigel Blackaby
Director of Conferences
PennWell International Power Group
United Kingdom
Panelist
Ravi Krishnaswamy
Vice President
Frost & Sullivan
Singapore

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Amber 1
Format: Panel Discussion
Session Chair
Colin Tam
Executive Chairman
Crystal Vision Energy Ltd
Hong Kong
Panelist+
Robbin Bishoen
Senior Energy Expert – Advisor to the Board
China Overseas Holding Group
China

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Nile 2
Format: Presentation
Emissions reduction is becoming a more important focus in Asia for both new plants and retrofit applications. This session will explore many of the proven emission reduction ...read more...
Session Chair
Grant Grothen, P.E.
Vice President
Burns & McDonnell International
United States

Presentations:

Speaker
Joe Mitchell
Environmental Process Engineering Manager
Babcock & Wilcox
United States
Co-Author
Justin Chenevey
Product Line Manager, FGD
Babcock & Wilcox
United States
Speaker
Tetsu Ushiku
Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author
Takamasa Kojo
Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Environmental Solutions, Ltd.
Japan
Speaker
Bernd von der Heide
Chief Executive Officer
Mehldau & Steinfath Umwelttechnik GmbH
Germany

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Nile 1
Format: Presentation
Hybrid power plants are expected to ensure hight reliability of power system. Different hybrid solutions will be ...read more...
Session Chair
Akarin Suwannarat
Business Director – Thermal Power and Renewable Energy
Poyry Energy Ltd.
Thailand

Presentations:

Speaker+
Prabal Kumar Basu
Regional Sales Director Asia
Bergen Engines India Pvt Ltd
India
Co-Author
Sanjeev Karandikar
Regional Bid Manager
Bergen Engines India Pvt Ltd
India
Speaker+
Saara Kujala
Manager, Development & Financial Services
Wärtsila Finland Oy
Finland
Co-Author
Risto Paldanius
Director, Business Development
Wärtsilä Corporation, Power Plants
Finland
Speaker
Chris (Seung-Suk) Kim
Sales Manager - Power Plants,South Korea
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE
Korea (South)
Co-Author+
Matthias Loose
Sales Support Manager
Germany
Co-Author
Andreas Emmert
Head of Region Asia Pacific - Power Plants
MAN Diesel & Turbo
Singapore
Co-Author
Timothy Meyers
Sales Manager
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE
Germany