Wednesday, June 28

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 3
Focussing on Fuel, Grid and Cyber ...read more...
Session Chair
Tim Vink
Director Regulatory Affairs
Honeywell
Belgium
Session Co-Chair
Simon Hobday
Partner
Osborne Clarke
United Kingdom
Panelist
Yuri Rassega
Head of Cyber Security ( CISO )
Enel
Italy

Wednesday, June 28

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 6

This session will cover a range of topics, from the benefits and uses of data generated from machines “at the edge” to how to utilize the resulting data when transferred via the wider industrial internet....read more...

Session Chair
William Howard
Senior Product Manager
GE Power Digital
United States
Session Co-Chair
Robert Thornton Jones
Head of Technology: Controls
Brush
United Kingdom
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Robert Widhopf-Fenk
Head of Application Engineering Software
IfTA GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Jakob Hermann
CEO
IfTA GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Roman Karlstetter
Software Engineer
IfTA GmbH
Germany
Speaker
David Dobogai
Power Business Development Director
Schneider Electric
United Kingdom
Speaker
Stuart Ravens
Principal Analyst
Navigant
United Kingdom

Wednesday, June 28

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 5
Energy markets & companies are highly relying on regulation … Paris 2015 (COP 22) and Brussels 2016 (winter package) have given our industry new guidance. Hear from government and market representatives how they see our sector ...read more...
Session Chair
Martin Berkenkamp
CEO
advise2energy
Germany
Panelist
Arnaud Coibion
Partner, Global Co-Head of Energy & Utilities
Linklaters LLP
Belgium
Panelist
Cyril Cassisa
Project Manager
Enerdata
France
Panelist
Jochen Hauff
Head of Energy Industry, Policy & Organisation
BayWa r.e. GmbH
Germany
Panelist
WonJu Sul
Attorney & Author
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
United Kingdom

Wednesday, June 28

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 1
Session Chair
Jacob Klimstra
Energy & Engine Consultant
Jacob Klimstra Consultancy
Netherlands
Session Co-Chair
Bernt Frydenberg
Advisor – Low to zero CO2 technologie
Mercapto Consult
Denmark
Panelist
Jeannette Møller Jorgensen
Senior Consultant
Energinet
Denmark
Panelist
Matti Supponen
Policy Co-Ordinator
European Commission, DG ENERGY
Belgium
Panelist
William D’haeseleer
Professor & Director
KU Leuven Energy Institute
Belgium

Wednesday, June 28

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 4
Developing a gas-fired plant is no easy task in today`s market – By relevant case studies, we explore what it really takes to ...read more...
Session Chair
Peter Hughes
Business Development Director
Black & Veatch Ltd.
United Kingdom
Session Co-Chair
Jose Maria Bronte Malo
Director General
Bahia de Bizkaia Electricidad,S.L.
Spain
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Tim Emrich
CEO
UK Power Reserve
United Kingdom
Speaker
Simon Jameson
Head of Operations & Projects
Calon Energy Limited
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Andrew Mackintosh
Director of Government and Regulatory Affairs
Calon Energy Limited
United Kingdom

Wednesday, June 28

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 2
 To utilize and improve a fossil fuel fired power plant through a conversion to ...read more...
Session Chair
Kari Niemela
Vice President Sales, Western Europe
Amec Foster Wheeler OY
Finland
Session Co-Chair
Graham Fagence
Business Development
Mitsubishi Hitatchi Power Systems Europe
United Kingdom
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Roland Jeschke
Head of Numerical Calculation
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Christian Klusmann
Combustion Systems
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Christian Kuhr
Numerical Calculations
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Hans Christian Christensen
O&M Manager, Aftersales
Aalborg Energie Technik a/s
Denmark
Co-Author
Frank Scholdann Lund
Sales Manager
Aalborg Energie Technik
Denmark
Speaker
Yves Ryckmans
Chief Technology Officer Biomass and Solid Fuels
ENGIE Laborelec
Belgium

Wednesday, June 28

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Room A
How to improve the agility and flexibility of Thermal Power production in the post Paris era while maintaining stability and ...read more...
Session Chair
Pascal Stijns
Power & Energy Marketing Europe
Honeywell
Belgium
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Henning Zindler
Process EngineerDynamical Simulations of Power Plants Plant control systems
Uniper Technologies GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Hans Georg Conrads
Managing Director
PROMECON GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Marc-Hendrick Prabucki
Teamleader Process engineering
Uniper Technologies GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Ingo Wagner
Group Vice President, Head of PG Power & Water Automation
ABB
Switzerland
Co-Author
Gerhard Brandt
Global Marketing Manager, Power and Water Automation
ABB AG
Germany

Wednesday, June 28

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 3
Appraisal of the EU 2030 ...read more...
Session Chair
Jeremy Wilcox
Co-founder
CMS
Thailand
Session Co-Chair
Rüdiger Koenig
Owner
Rudiger Konig
Germany
Panelist
Manfred Hafner
Vice President Consulting
Enerdata
France
Panelist
Matthias Zelinger
Managing Director
VDMA Power Systems
Germany
PRESENTATIONS

Wednesday, June 28

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 6
Session Chair
Sjirk van der Goot
Business Development Director
VBR Middle East Turbine Maintenance
United Arab Emirates
Session Co-Chair
Graeme Booth
Chief Engineer - Digital Technology
Doosan Babcock
United Kingdom
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Francois Promel
Digital Energy Solutions Key Expert
Tractebel (ENGIE)
Belgium
Co-Author
François-Xavier Bouchez
Product Manager - Digital Energy Solution
Tractebel (ENGIE)
Belgium
Co-Author
Gilbert Clermont
Principal Engineer
Tractebel (ENGIE)
Belgium
Co-Author
Michel Deboeck
Project Manager
Tractebel (ENGIE)
Belgium
Speaker
Colin Silvester
Senior Modelling Specialist
Uniper
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Pete Davies
Head of Digital Engineering Solutions
Uniper
United Kingdom

Wednesday, June 28

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 5
Renewable auction results across the world send out inspiring signals for deployment … what are the drivers for it and where is the industry heading? Hear from analysist and industry leaders how competitive renewables are in Europe and where the journey will go ...read more...
Session Chair
Jochen Hauff
Head of Energy Industry, Policy & Organisation
BayWa r.e. GmbH
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Martin Berkenkamp
CEO
advise2energy
Germany
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Luca Manzella
General Manager of the Business Unit Portfolio Management
Innowatio
Italy
Co-Author
Antonino Toro
General Manager of the Business Unit Energy Management & Flexibility
Innowatio
Italy

Wednesday, June 28

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 1
Session Chair
Philippe Delage
Consultant
PhD.Advisory
France
Session Co-Chair
Sven Granfors
Manager, Power Systems
Solvina International AB
Sweden
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Anders Dyrelund
Senior Market Manager
Ramboll
Denmark
Co-Author
Mogens Kjaer Petersen
Department Head
Ramboll Energy
Denmark
Co-Author
Niels Houbak
Senior Engineer
Ramboll Energy
Denmark
Speaker
Giordano Torri
Chief Technology Officer
Fincatieri SI spa
Italy
Co-Author
Gianluca Piscopo
R&D Manager
Isotta Fraschini Motori spa
Italy
Co-Author
Giovanni Bruni
Engineering Director
Isotta Fraschini Motori spa
Italy
Speaker
Martin Aten
Senior Electrical Engineer
Uniper Technologies Ltd
United Kingdom
Speaker
Bodo von Düring
CEO
Clozed Loop Energy AG
Switzerland
Speaker
Lorenz Ueing
Business Development
Clozed Loop Energy AG
Switzerland
Co-Author
Ladislaus Rybach
Chairman
Clozed Loop Energy AG
Switzerland

Wednesday, June 28

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 4

The participants to this session will get acquainted with the latest developments in gas turbine technology to achieve more flexible operation and higher performances in today’s challenging energy market...read more...

Session Chair
Jean Snoeck
Senior Expert Power
Tractebel
Belgium
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Willibald Fischer
Director GT Product Management
Siemens AG
Germany
Speaker
Marcus Scholz
Commercial Director
GE
Spain
Co-Author
Christian Vandervort
Senior Product Manager
GE Power
United States
Co-Author
Laurent Cornu
9HA Product Manager
GE Power
France
Speaker
Carlos Koeneke, Ph.D.
Vice President, Project Engineering
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc.
United States
Co-Author
Ai Toshishige
Gas Turbine Design Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Japan
Co-Author
Junichiro Masada
General Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Japan
Co-Author
Masanori Yuri
Gas Turbine Design Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Japan
Co-Author
Sosuke Nakamura
Director
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas
United States

Wednesday, June 28

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 2
The latest examples of the conversion of a boiler plant to a full or partial firing of ...read more...
Session Chair
Graham Fagence
Business Development
Mitsubishi Hitatchi Power Systems Europe
United Kingdom
Session Co-Chair
Bernhard Michels
Managing Director
Kraftwerk Mehrum GmbH
Germany
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Jay Richardson
Combustion Engineer
Zeeco, Inc.
United States
Co-Author
Zoe Slaw
Applications Engineer, Power Burners
Zeeco, Inc.
United Kingdom
Speaker
Raivo Attikas
Project Manager
Enefit
Estonia
Co-Author
Kalle Nuortimo
Market Analyst
AMEC Foster Wheeler
Finland
Co-Author
Kimmo Koskinen
Manager, technology modernizations and upgrades
Amec Foster Wheeler Energia Oy
Finland
Co-Author
Yacine Layachi
Project Manager
Enefit
Estonia

Wednesday, June 28

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Room A
Session Co-Chair
Pascal Stijns
Power & Energy Marketing Europe
Honeywell
Belgium
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Juan San Isidro
Process Control Senior Engineer in Thermal Generation
Idom
Spain
Co-Author
Luis Ibarzabal
Senior Process Engineer in thermal generation (fossil)
Idom
Spain
Speaker
Jyri Kaivosoja
Product Manager, Plant Performance Solutions
Valmet Automation Inc.
Finland
Co-Author
Marko Ketola
Production Optimization Specialist
Tampereen Sähkölaitos
Finland
Co-Author
Matti Virta
Production Manager
Napapiirin Energia ja Vesi
Finland
Co-Author
Timo Korpela
Research Scientist
Tampere University of Technology
Finland

Wednesday, June 28

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 3
 Innovative Approaches to Efficient Capacity ...read more...
Session Chair
Peter Ramm
Chief Executive Officer
Advanced Power AG
United Kingdom
Session Co-Chair
Tamer Turna
Chief Executive Officer
Yidirim Energy Holding Inc.
Turkey
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Mark Moriarty
Co-founder
CMS
United States
Co-Author
Jeremy Wilcox
Co-founder
CMS
Thailand

Wednesday, June 28

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 6
Highlighting the opportunities and challenges created by the merger of the OT and IT ...read more...
Session Chair
Stefano Besseghini
President and CEO
Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico - RSE SpA
Italy
Session Co-Chair
Mike van der Jagt
Director Commercial Operations
Turner Engine Controls Solutions
Netherlands
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
James DiCampli
Engineer
GE
United States
Speaker
Marc Antoine
Global Service Product Manager/Power Generation
ABB Power Generation
Switzerland
Co-Author
Leonardo Ambrosi
Global Technology Manager, Innovative Applications
ABB
Italy
Speaker
Karen Ratcliff
Head of New Service Business Models
Siemens Energy, Inc.
United States
Co-Author
Edwin Castaneda
Marketing Specialist
Siemens Energy, Inc
United States
Speaker
Daryl Massey
Senior Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas
United States
Speaker
Hiroyasu Ishigaki
Engineering Manager, Control Systems / IT Strategy & Planning - Digital Innovation Division
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.
Japan

Wednesday, June 28

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 5
Session Chair
Kees van der Leun
Managing Partner Strategic Consultancy
Ecofys
Netherlands
Session Co-Chair
Jantine Zwinkels
Consultant
Royal HaskoningDHV
Netherlands
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
John Anagnostopoulos
Board Member of RAE, Associate Professor NTUA
Greek Requlatory Auhtority for Energy / National Technical University of Athens
Greece

Wednesday, June 28

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 1
This session is focused on innovative solutions and technologies for integrated systems ...read more...
Session Chair
Giancarlo Benelli
Senior Consultant
Green Engine Consulting S.R.L
Italy
Session Co-Chair
Sven Granfors
Manager, Power Systems
Solvina International AB
Sweden
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Wilhelm Kleffner
Consulting Engineer
IPC - Independent Power Consulting
Germany
Co-Author
Ewa Dankowska-Jeger
Consulting Assistant
Dr.Kleffner IPC - Independent Power Consulting
Germany
Speaker
Gerhard Brandt
Global Marketing Manager, Power and Water Automation
ABB AG
Germany
Speaker
Robbie Claase
Associate Engineer
Atkins Ltd.
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Azad Camyab
Chief Executive Officer
Pearlstone Energy
United Kingdom

Wednesday, June 28

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 4
Increasing shares of intermittent renewables drive demand for more flexibility in power systems. How is conventional gas fired generation adapting to this ...read more...
Session Chair
Kristian Mäkelä
General Manager
Wärtsilä Finland Oy
Finland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Elton Hooper
Global Product Marketing Manager for Siemens Distributed Generation
Siemens AG
United States
Speaker
Laurent Cornu
9HA Product Manager
GE Power
France
Co-Author
Christian Vandervort
Senior Product Manager
GE Power
United States
Co-Author
Siegfried Trippold
Senior Product Manager
GE
Switzerland
Speaker
Carlos Koeneke, Ph.D.
Vice President, Project Engineering
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc.
United States
Co-Author
Ai Toshishige
Gas Turbine Design Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Japan
Co-Author
Masanori Yuri
Gas Turbine Design Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Japan
Co-Author
Narayanaswamy KV
Engineering Manager
Mistubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe Ltd
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Sosuke Nakamura
Director
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas
United States
Speaker
Jason Rowell
Associate Vice President and Turbine Technologies Manager
Black & Veatch
United States
Co-Author
Craig Wakeman
Associate Vice President and Project Director
Black & Veatch
United Kingdom

Wednesday, June 28

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 2
New and old units finding their place in the tough generation scenario being faced ...read more...
Session Chair
Giampiero Valenti
Technology Manager
Enel Engineering & Research
Italy
Session Co-Chair
Kari Niemela
Vice President Sales, Western Europe
Amec Foster Wheeler OY
Finland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Timo Jäntti
VP, Global Technology
Amec Foster Wheeler Energia Oy
Finland
Co-Author
Juhani Burke
Project Director
Amec Foster Wheeler Energia Oy
Finland
Co-Author
Kalle Nuortimo
Market Analyst
AMEC Foster Wheeler
Finland
Co-Author
Riku Parkkonen
System Engineer
Foster Wheeler Energia Oy
Finland
Speaker
Ari Kokko
Director, Technology and R&D
Valmet Technologies Oy
Finland
Speaker
Doohyun Kang
Senior Manager
KOEN (Korea South-East Power Co.}
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Eung Gu Shim
General Manager of Operation Team of Yeongheung 5&6 Thermal Power Plant
KOEN(Korea South-East Power Co.)
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Inchan Park
Senior Manager
KOEN (Korea South-East Power Co.}
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Suseok Kim
General Manager
KOEN (Korea South-East Power Co.}
Korea (South)

Wednesday, June 28

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Room A
Advanced methods to increase power plant efficiency and match the flexibilization ...read more...
Session Chair
Stefan Ritzmann
Global Marketing & Communication Manager
ABB Power Generation Service
Switzerland
Session Co-Chair
Stefan Hatt
Group Vice President
ABB Group
Switzerland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Albert Bagaviev
Head of Computational Engineering Department
TÜV Rheinland Werkstoffprüfung GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Ansgar Kranz
Authorized Officer
TÜV Rheinland Werkstoffprüfung GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Axel Schulz
Project Leader
TÜV NORD GROUP
Germany
Co-Author
Detlef Rieck
Dipl. Physicist
ENCOS GmbH & Co. KG, Standort Greifswald
Germany

Wednesday, June 28

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 3
How other countries are addressing local ...read more...
Session Chair
Cezmi Bilmez
General Manager
WSP - Parsons Brinckerhoff
Turkey
Session Co-Chair
Wolfgang Benesch
Director Energy Technologies
STEAG Energy Services GmbH
Germany
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Mark Thurber
Partner
Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP
United States
Speaker
Ljiljana Rudic-Dimic
Head of the Contract Division
Public Enterprise Electric Power Industry of Serbia, Belgrade
Serbia
Co-Author
Zorana Stojkovic
Corporative Director
Public Enterprise Electric Power Industry of Serbia, Belgrade
Serbia

Wednesday, June 28

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 6
Discussing the opportunities and challenges created by the merger of the OT and IT ...read more...
Session Chair
Stefano Besseghini
President and CEO
Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico - RSE SpA
Italy
Panelist
Daryl Massey
Senior Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas
United States
Panelist
Karen Ratcliff
Head of New Service Business Models
Siemens Energy, Inc.
United States
Panelist
Marc Antoine
Global Service Product Manager/Power Generation
ABB Power Generation
Switzerland
Panelist
William Howard
Senior Product Manager
GE Power Digital
United States

Wednesday, June 28

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 5
Session Chair
Azad Camyab
Chief Executive Officer
Pearlstone Energy
United Kingdom
Session Co-Chair
Jantine Zwinkels
Consultant
Royal HaskoningDHV
Netherlands

Wednesday, June 28

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 1
A presentation of technologies showing the  realistic solutions of ...read more...
Session Chair
Bernt Frydenberg
Advisor – Low to zero CO2 technologie
Mercapto Consult
Denmark
Session Co-Chair
Gerhard Brandt
Global Marketing Manager, Power and Water Automation
ABB AG
Germany
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Tilman Tuetken
Vice President Head of Region Europe Power Plants
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE
Germany
Co-Author
Norbert Anger
Head of Market Intelligence
MAN Diesel & Turbo
Germany
Speaker
Henrik Madsen
Head of Center
Technical University of Denmark
Denmark
Co-Author
Guila De Zotti
Phd Student
Technical University of Denmark
Denmark
Co-Author
Niels Poulsen
Assoc. Professor
Technical University of Denmark
Denmark

Wednesday, June 28

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 4
Session Chair
Carlos Koeneke, Ph.D.
Vice President, Project Engineering
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc.
United States
Session Co-Chair
Fabrizio De Candia
Global Power Business Consultant
SS&A Power Consultancy Gmbh
United Kingdom
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
James DiCampli
Engineer
GE
United States
Co-Author
Donald Laing
Engineer, Systems Design Integration
GE Power
United States
Speaker
Hans-Alexander Öst
Project Manager, Energy Solutions
Wärtsilä Projects
Finland
Co-Author
Jyrki Leino
Senior Power System Analyst
Wärtsilä Finland
Finland
Co-Author
Mats Östman
Senior Development Manager,Electrical & Automation
Wärtsilä Finland Oy
Finland

Wednesday, June 28

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 2
Presentation of technologies which will be applied in the near future by the steam based power ...read more...
Session Chair
Piotr Karas
Marketing Director
RAFAKO S.A.
Poland
Session Co-Chair
Jan Antonczyk
Marketing Director
Energoprojekt-Katowice SA
Poland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Gabriel Ruiz
Commercial Director
A28092583
Spain
Speaker
Timo Eriksson
Sr. Technology Engineer
Amec Foster Wheeler Energia Oy
Finland
Co-Author
Kalle Nuortimo
Market Analyst
AMEC Foster Wheeler
Finland
Co-Author
Matti Nikkilä
Project Director
Amec Foster Wheeler Energia Oy
Finland
Speaker
Lukasz Grela
General Director
Energoprojekt Katowice S.A.
Poland
Co-Author
Jan Grzeszczak
Procurement and Liaison Coordinator
Rafako S.A.
Poland
Co-Author
Thomas Achter
Senior Key Expert Portfolio Management Steam Turbine Generators
Siemens AG
Germany
Speaker
Sebastien Borguet
R&D Engineer
CMI Energy
Belgium
Co-Author
Jean-François Galopin
Director of Technology
CMI Energy
Belgium
Co-Author
Nicolas Balczunas
Design manager
CMI energy
Belgium

Wednesday, June 28

4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room: Room A
Plant optimization and its monitoring leads to higher flexibity in operation whilst maintaining the lifetime expectations of the plant. This session looks at actual and proven ...read more...
Session Chair
Wilhelm Kleffner
Consulting Engineer
IPC - Independent Power Consulting
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Stefan Ritzmann
Global Marketing & Communication Manager
ABB Power Generation Service
Switzerland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Filip Klepacki
Thermal and Mechanical Devices Diagnostics Department Manager
Energoprojekt-Katowice S.A.
Poland
Speaker
Davor Biscan
General Manager
MIKRA Ltd.
Croatia (Hrvatska)
Co-Author
Ivan Androcec
Advisor
Croatian Electricity Utility (HEP d.d.)
Croatia (Hrvatska)
Co-Author
Josef Petek
Authorized Officer
VTU Energy GmbH
Austria
Co-Author
Kresimir Komljenovic
Executive Director
Hrvatska elektroprivreda d.d.
Croatia (Hrvatska)
Speaker
Andreas Feldmueller
Director of Expanded Scope Solutions
Siemens AG
Germany
Co-Author
Florian Roehr
Product Manager Global Combined Cycle Solutions
Siemens AG
Germany
Co-Author
Tjark Eisfeld
R&D Project Manager
Siemens AG
Germany

Thursday, June 29

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 3
How to convert ideas into robust business ...read more...
Session Chair
Wolfgang Benesch
Director Energy Technologies
STEAG Energy Services GmbH
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Cezmi Bilmez
General Manager
WSP - Parsons Brinckerhoff
Turkey
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Yodaly Sierra-Rubio
EMEA, Energy Finance and Business Development Manager.
CBRE
United Kingdom
Speaker
Hardy Hilliges
Head of Business Development Western Europe
VPC GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Andreas Stephan
General Manager
SPRINT! Energy Consulting GmbH
Germany

Thursday, June 29

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 6
Session Chair
Yuri Rassega
Head of Cyber Security ( CISO )
Enel
Italy
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Bulent Baskus
Lead Consultant-Software Engineer
STM A.S.
Turkey
Co-Author
Aydin Direskeneli
Leader Consultant-Systems Engineer
STM A.S.
Turkey

Thursday, June 29

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 5
Rapid technological progress and the urgency of climate action increasingly drive scenarios for 100% renewable energy, even at national level, by 2050 or before. In this session, you will get insights on what that takes, in terms of technology, markets, and policies. Opening presentation by Trend:Research followed by panel ...read more...
Session Chair
Kees van der Leun
Managing Partner Strategic Consultancy
Ecofys
Netherlands
Panelist
Dirk Briese
CEO
trend:research GmbH
Germany
Panelist
Pritil Gunjan
Program Manager
Frost and Sullivan
United Kingdom
Panelist
Stephan Singer
Chief Advisor Energy Policy
Climate Action Network International (CAN-I)
Belgium
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Dirk Briese
CEO
trend:research GmbH
Germany

Thursday, June 29

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 1
Benefits & Costs of Energy Storage, exploring Challenges & ...read more...
Session Chair
Hugh Logue
Director, Gaelectric Ltd. & Gaelectric Energy Storage Ltd.
Executive Board Member, Eu Assoc Storage Energy
Ireland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Patrick Clerens
Secretary General
The European Association for Storage of Energy - EASE a.i.s.b.l.
Belgium
Speaker
Vera Silva
Research Program Director “Electricity Systems and Markets”
EDF R&D
France
Speaker
Mike O'Hare
Grid Edge Programme Lead
National Grid
United Kingdom

Thursday, June 29

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 4

Application of Flexible and Reliable Small and Medium Size Gas Turbines and Reciprocating Engines Operating with Natural Gas in order to Address the Cyclic Nature of the Modern Grids with High Percentage of Renewable ...read more...

Session Chair
Thorsten Osterhage
Product Manager
Ansaldo Energia
Switzerland
Session Co-Chair
Carlos Koeneke, Ph.D.
Vice President, Project Engineering
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc.
United States
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Carl Richers
Senior Product Manager
GE Power
Austria
Co-Author
Klaus Payrhuber
Product Manager
GE Distributed Power
Austria
Co-Author
Martin Schneider
Prodcut Line Manager
GE Jenbacher gas engines
Austria
Speaker
Ulrich Voegtle
Vice President, Head of Sales Support Power Plants
MAN Diesel & Turbo
Germany
Co-Author
Hans Joerg Lauer
Germany
Speaker
Jacek Janczewski
Advisory Expert Gas Turbine Combustion
Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery AB
Sweden
Co-Author
Magnus Persson
Specialist, Gas turbine combustion
Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery AB
Sweden
Co-Author
Mats Andersson
Senior Specialist
Siemens
Sweden
Co-Author
Olle Lindman
Senior Key Expert, Combustion Systems
Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery AB
Sweden

Thursday, June 29

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Rheinsaal 2
Session Co-Chair
Roberta Gatti
Head of Gas Turbine performance, bids and technical coordination
Ansaldo Energia
Italy
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
John Basirico
Product Manager – Combined Cycle Steam Turbines
GE Power, Gas Power Systems
United States
Speaker
Ben Morell
Rotating Plant Engineer
Uniper Technologies
United Kingdom
Speaker
Eiji Saito
Engineering Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Japan
Co-Author
Shin Nishimoto
Engineering Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Japan
Co-Author
Yoshinori Tanaka
Senior Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Japan
Speaker
Carlo Bima
Head of Steam Turbine Functional & Control System Design
Ansaldo Energia
Italy

Thursday, June 29

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Room A
This session will showcase aspects of the best available technologies for emission reduction by using non catalytic selective reduction and in situ prevention of NOx content in the flue ...read more...
Session Chair
Thomas Sabel
Maintenance Director
EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Wilhelm Kleffner
Consulting Engineer
IPC - Independent Power Consulting
Germany
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Wolfgang Schüttenhelm
Senior Vice President
ERC Emissions-Reduzierungs-Concepte GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Zoltan Teuber
Senior Sales Manager
ERC Technik GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Christian Storm
Head of Process Engineering Dept.
Babcock Borsig Steinmüller GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Aleksandar Milenkovic
-
Via Ocel d.o.o.
Serbia
Co-Author
Bernd Thaler
Head of plant engineering
Babcock Borsig Steinmüller GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Sasa Momcilovic
Technical Director
VIA OCEL d.o.o.
Serbia
Co-Author
Silke Jährig
-
Babcock Borsig Steinmüller GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Carl Clayton
Control & Instrumentation Engineer
Drax
United Kingdom
Speaker
Geoff Lewis
APC Consultant
Schneider Electric
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Yasser Ahmed
Senior Technical Consultant
Schneider Electric
United Kingdom

Thursday, June 29

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 3
Panel discussion on harnessing new technologies to meet sustainability ...read more...
Session Chair
Ralf Wezel
Secretary General
EUTurbines
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Wolfgang Benesch
Director Energy Technologies
STEAG Energy Services GmbH
Germany
Panelist
Arthur Heberle
Deputy Vice President Innovation & New Products
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe GmbH
Germany
Panelist
Heimo Friede
Environmental Manager
Siemens AG Power and GAs Division
Germany
Panelist
Kerstin Lichtenvort
Policy Officer - Co-ordinator NER 300
European Commission
Belgium
Panelist
Klaus Görner
Head of Institute
University of Duisburg-Essen
Germany
Panelist
Patrick Clerens
Secretary General
The European Association for Storage of Energy - EASE a.i.s.b.l.
Belgium

Thursday, June 29

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 6
Session Chair
Yuri Rassega
Head of Cyber Security ( CISO )
Enel
Italy
Panelist
Gaetano Sanacore
Senior Systems Engineer
Ansaldo Energia
Italy
Panelist
Maik Seewald
Senior Technical Lead
Cisco
Germany

Thursday, June 29

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 5
According to the POWER-GEN Europe Confidence Index 2016 results, biomass and waste to energy is the 9th most important industry issue out of 24 for the next 10 years, and the 14th most important issue for the next 20 years. This session will present some of the latest project developments ...read more...
Session Chair
Osman Turkmen
Founder & CEO
TRL Trade Ltd. & TRL Enerji ve Makine Ltd.Şti.
Turkey
Session Co-Chair
Matti Rautanen
Manager - Research and Development
Valmet Technologies Oy
Finland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Richard Fish
President
ALTER NRG
Canada
Co-Author
Kal Bhojak
Business Analyst
Canada
Speaker
Lars Fenger
Project Manager
HOFOR
Denmark
Co-Author
Ari Kokko
Director, Technology and R&D
Valmet Technologies Oy
Finland
Co-Author
Carsten Schneider
Project Director
HOFOR
Denmark
Co-Author
Jonas Wallen
Sales Manager
Valmet Technologies Oy
Finland

Thursday, June 29

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 1
Maturity costs and trends of Energy Storage ...read more...
Session Chair
Francois Giger
Strategy Director, Thermal Generation & Engineering Direction
Electricite de France
France
Session Co-Chair
James Cronin
Principal Consultant
Cronin Energy Consulting
Ireland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Dirk Uwe Sauer
Chair Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage Systems
Institute for Power Generation and Storage Systems (PGS) @E.ON ERC, RWTH Aachen Unviersity
Germany
Co-Author
Kai-Philipp Kairies
Head of Department
Institute for Power Generation and Storage Systems (PGS) @E.ON ERC, RWTH Aachen Unviersity
Germany
Co-Author
Philipp Stöcker
Scientific Instructor
Institute for Power Generation and Storage Systems (PGS) @E.ON ERC, RWTH Aachen Unviersity
Germany
Speaker
Herfried Harreiter
Head of Maintenance Coordination and Asset Management
Verbund Hydro Power GmbH
Austria
Speaker
Michael Lippert
Business Development Manager
SAFT
France
Co-Author
Eckard Quimann
Head of Grid Integration
Enercon
Germany
Co-Author
Terji Nielsen
R&D Manager
SEV
Electric Power Company Faroe Islands
Faroe Islands

Thursday, June 29

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 4
Session Chair
Marcus Scholz
Commercial Director
GE
Spain
Session Co-Chair
Peter Hughes
Business Development Director
Black & Veatch Ltd.
United Kingdom
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Daryl Massey
Senior Manager
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas
United States
Speaker
Narayanaswamy KV
Engineering Manager
Mistubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe Ltd
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Katsuhiko Abe
Engineering Director
Mitsubishi HItachi Power Systems Europe
United Kingdom
Co-Author
Kazuyuki Misawa
Senior Chief Engineer
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.
Japan
Co-Author
Vipulkumar Patel
Customer Support Engineering Team Leader
Mistubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe Ltd
United Kingdom
Speaker
Ville Rimali
Manager, Digitalisation
Wärtsilä Corporation
Finland
Co-Author
Kristian Blomqvist
Application Manager, Engine Power Plant
Wärtsilä Corporation
Finland
Co-Author
Mikko Tepponen
Vice President, Digital Portfolio Management
Wartsila Corporation
Finland

Thursday, June 29

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 2
Combustion is a base for most power conversion technologies from gas through biomass to CO2 ...read more...
Session Chair
Bernhard Michels
Managing Director
Kraftwerk Mehrum GmbH
Germany
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
William Follett
Program Manager
Gas Technology Institute (GTI)
United States
Co-Author
Mark Fitzsimmons
Institute Engineer
GTI
United States
Speaker
Juergen Peterseim
Director - Strategy & New Products
ERK Eckrohrkessel GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Trina Dreher
Technology Development Manager
Suez Oil & Gas Systems
Australia
Co-Author
Udo Hellwig
Managing Director
ERK Eckrohrkessel GmbH
Germany

Thursday, June 29

11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Room: Room A
Session Chair
Bernd von der Heide
Chief Executive Officer
Mehldau & Steinfath Umwelttechnik GmbH
Germany
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Mariola Kobylanska
Manager of FGC Technology Innovation Department
Rafako S.A.
Poland
Co-Author
Arkadiusz Świerczok
Ph.D
Wroclaw University of Science and Technology
Poland
Co-Author
Maria Jedrusik
Professor
Wroclaw University of Science and Technology
Poland
Co-Author
Michał Kania
Senior assistant
Rafako S.A.
Poland
Speaker
Stefan Binkowski
Department Manager for Flue Gas Cleaning Processes
Steinmüller Engineering GmbH – IHI Group Company
Germany
Co-Author
Axel Thielmann
Department Manager Proposals Flue Gas Cleaning
Steinmüller Engineering
Germany
Co-Author
Dorian Rasche
Process Engineer Flue Gas Cleaning
Steinmüller Engineering
Germany
Co-Author
Uwe Schadow
Mechanical Engineer, Operations Manager
Steinmueller Engineering GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Stephane Crevecoeur
Market Manager Flue Gas Cleaning
Carmeuse
Belgium
Co-Author
Harald Reissner
Head of Process Technology
Andritz Energy & Environment
Austria
Speaker
Conner Cox
Strategic Project Manager
United Conveyor Corporation
United States
Co-Author
Jon Norman
DSI Sales & Technology Manager
United Conveyor Corporation
United States

Thursday, June 29

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
The 2x600MW coal-fired units in power plant Zetes, Turkey were put into commercial operation after passing 168 hours of trial operation on July 19th, 2016 and August 27th, 2016 respectively. Already during their construction, the units are integrated with the plasma ignition system from China Yantai Longyuan Power Technology Co.Ltd ...read more...
Speaker
Yun Bai
Marketing Director for Oversee Business
Yantai Longyuan Power Technology Co.Ltd
Germany

Thursday, June 29

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 3
Panel Discussion: Balancing the future grid will require substantial investment. How will this be ...read more...
Session Chair
Rüdiger Koenig
Owner
Rudiger Konig
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Jeremy Wilcox
Co-founder
CMS
Thailand
Panelist
Leon Pulles
Managing Partner
Energy Investment Management BV
Netherlands
Panelist
Mariusz Przybylik
Partner
MM Consulting
Poland
Panelist
Ralf Bartels
Director Energy Reforms / Sustainability
Industriegewerkschaft Bergbau, Chemie, Energie (IGBCE)
Germany

Thursday, June 29

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 6
Digital tools and methods offer greatly improved performance in operation and maintenance of power generation systems – an experience and case study session with leading OEMs and research ...read more...
Session Chair
Holger Hackstein
Innovation Manager
Siemens Energy Instrumentation&Electrical
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Stefan Hatt
Group Vice President
ABB Group
Switzerland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Conrad Gierow
R&D Engineer
FVTR GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Egon Hassel
Prof.
University Rostock
Germany
Co-Author
Moritz Huebel
R&D Engineer
University of Rostock / FVTR GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Sleman Saliba
Business Development Optimization
ABB AG
Germany
Co-Author
Lennart Merkert
Germany
Co-Author
Reinhard Bauer
United States
Speaker
Janne Koivuniemi
Product Manager
Valmet Automation
Finland
Co-Author
Jaani Silvennoinen
Global Product Manager
Valmet
Finland

Thursday, June 29

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 5
Electricity, heating, mobility, and industry must link together to unlock the full potential of renewables. Sector-coupling increases energy efficiency. This session covers policy, market and real-world sector-coupling ...read more...
Session Chair
Steven Laycock
Managing Director
Aeltari International SPRL
Belgium
Session Co-Chair
Ulla Pettersson
Director
E for Energy Management Consulting
Sweden
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Richard Zweiler
President
Güssing Energy Technologies
Austria

Thursday, June 29

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 1
New applications of storage technologies in real ...read more...
Session Chair
Mathias Meusburger
Head of Excitation Department
Andritz Hydro GmbH
Austria
Session Co-Chair
Christoph Blessing
Senior Engineer
EnBW Kraftwerke AG
Germany
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Tomi Medved
Researcher / PhD Candidate
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering
Slovenia
Co-Author
Andrej Gubina
Assoc.Prof. Head, Laboratory for Energy Policy
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering
Slovenia
Co-Author
Francesco Reda
Senior Scientist
VTT
Finland
Co-Author
Mia Ala-Juusela
Senior Scientist
VTT
Finland
Speaker
Gert De Block
Secretary General
CEDEC
Belgium

Thursday, June 29

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 4
Driven by renewables, fuel flexibility is getting more important due to the emergence of new fuels and blends (biofuels and power to ...read more...
Session Chair
Terry Raddings
Thermal Applications Engineering - Manager
GE
United Kingdom
Session Co-Chair
Thorsten Osterhage
Product Manager
Ansaldo Energia
Switzerland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Jenny Larfeldt
Senior Combustor Expert
Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery AB
Sweden
Co-Author
Anders Larsson
Fuel Specialist
Siemens
Sweden
Co-Author
Mats Andersson
Senior Specialist
Siemens
Sweden
Speaker
Nick Gralike
Combustion Engineer
Opra Turbines International BV
Netherlands
Co-Author
Lars-Uno Axelsson
Chief Engineer, Development
OPRA Turbines
Netherlands
Co-Author
Thijs Bouten, MSc
Combustion Engineer
OPRA Turbines BV
Netherlands
Speaker
Jan de Wit
Business Area Manager, Cogeneration
Danish Gas Technology Centre
Denmark
Co-Author
Leo van Gruijthuijsen
Head of Laboratory
Danish Gas Technology Centre
Denmark
Co-Author
Steen Duebjerg Andersen
Measurement Technician
Danish Gas Technology Centre
Denmark

Thursday, June 29

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Rheinsaal 2
Improvements for the combustion area and the water + steam ...read more...
Session Chair
Roland Zepeck
Marketing Consultant
IBD - International Business Development
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Piotr Karas
Marketing Director
RAFAKO S.A.
Poland
PRESENTATIONS
Speaker
Peter Unger
Project Manager
STEAG Energy Services GmbH
Germany
Co-Author
Michael Nolte
Project Manager
STEAG Energy Services GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Cornelius Wuelker
Product Manager Combustion Technology
Durag GmbH
Germany
Speaker
Geechan Park
Senior Manager
Korea South-East Power Co. (KOSEP)
Korea (South)

Thursday, June 29

2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Room A
Session Chair
Andreas Feldmueller
Director of Expanded Scope Solutions
Siemens AG
Germany
Session Co-Chair
Thomas Sabel
Maintenance Director
EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG
Germany
PRESENTATIONS