Conference Programme

Conference Programme

Opening Keynote

Tue 03 Oct 14:00 to 14:20

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Chairperson:

Walter Boltz
Senior Advisor European Energy

Speakers:

Oliver Koch
Deputy Head of Wholesale Markets - Electricity & Gas

Presentation title

What can the Commission's proposal for a new market design contribute to decentralization?

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Tue 03 Oct 14:20 to 14:35

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Speakers:

Mark Belloni
Managing Director Eneco Energy Trade

Presentation title

Making use of decentralization

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Tue 03 Oct 14:35 to 14:50

Presentation title

Electrification and energy intensive users

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Tue 03 Oct 14:50 to 15:30

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Chairperson:

Walter Boltz
Senior Advisor European Energy

Speakers:

Oliver Koch
Deputy Head of Wholesale Markets - Electricity & Gas
Mark Belloni
Managing Director Eneco Energy Trade
Marcel Galjee
Director Energy
Laurent Schmitt
General Secretary
Paul Dawson
Head of Regulatory Affairs

Presentation title

Keynote panel discussion: Power & gas markets in an era of decentralization

Making use of decentralization External technology drivers Digitalization: What opportunities arise? Renewables entering the market Electrification: Gas vs Electricity in the heat market Aggregation, role of DSO’s and storage
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Tue 03 Oct 15:30 to 16:00

Coffee break

Market Supervision track

Tue 03 Oct 16:00 to 16:30

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Chairperson:

Martijn van Gemert
‎Senior Economist - Market Design

Speakers:

Antony Froggatt
Senior Research Fellow

Presentation title

Will Brexit Hurt Trade Between Britain and EU?

What are the possible impacts of Brexit on the operation and construction of interconnectors between GB and continental Europe? What changes might there be in the governance regime for market coupling and network codes? How will the energy relationship between Ireland, the UK and the rest of the EU be affected by Brexit?
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Tue 03 Oct 16:30 to 17:30

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Chairperson:

Martijn van Gemert
‎Senior Economist - Market Design

Speakers:

Antony Froggatt
Senior Research Fellow
Paul Hallas
Brexit project Manager
Ingo Tschach
Head - Market Analysis
Mark Duffield
Interconnectors Regulation manager

Presentation title

BREXIT – Panel discussion - What are the consequences of Brexit your company should address?

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Wed 04 Oct 09:30 to 10:15

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Speakers:

Steffen Riediger
Head of European Power Derivatives
EEX

Presentation title

Implementation of position limit and reporting regime by commodity trading firms – RTS 21

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Wed 04 Oct 10:15 to 11:00

Presentation title

The technical regulatory standards for the ancillary activity exemption from a regulators perspective - RTS 20

RTS 20 introduction Ancillary activity: main business test and market size test Ancillary activity: defence files and procedural aspects of notification Other regulatory developments
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Wed 04 Oct 11:00 to 11:45

Coffee break

Wed 04 Oct 11:45 to 12:15

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Speakers:

James Julien-Lees
Regulatory Reporting Technology Programme Lead

Presentation title

Understanding and implementing the RTS20 ancillary activity exemption in a trading firm

RTS 20 high level overview Challenges of RTS20 within a MiFID programme Strategies to overcome these challenges Submitting an RTS20 application Ongoing monitoring and reporting of RTS 20 Ensuring the ancillary exemption is in line with your business strategy 
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Wed 04 Oct 12:15 to 12:45

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Speakers:

Steffen Riediger
Head of European Power Derivatives
EEX

Presentation title

Panel: The impact of the new exemption and position regime under MiFID II

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Wed 04 Oct 12:45 to 14:00

Lunch Break

Wed 04 Oct 14:00 to 14:30

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Speakers:

Patrick Pearson
Head of Financial Markets Infrastructure

Presentation title

The legislative proposal for the EMIR Review

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Wed 04 Oct 14:30 to 15:00

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Speakers:

Cemil Altin
Head - Regulatory Affairs

Presentation title

A view from the industry on the implications of the EMIR Review

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Wed 04 Oct 15:00 to 15:30

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Speakers:

Clemens Wagner-Bruschek
Energy Market Specialist

Presentation title

Blockchain - a disruptive force in market supervision?

Short review of the blockchain technology focusing on fundamental concepts rather than technical implementation Technological and organizational dimensions of blockchains from a regulatory perspective Potential applications of blockchain technology in market supervision - ideas & challenges:...
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Wed 04 Oct 15:30 to 16:00

Coffee break

Wed 04 Oct 16:00 to 16:30

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Speakers:

John Fahs
Head - Compliance for Market Operations

Presentation title

MAR developments and implementation

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Wed 04 Oct 16:30 to 17:00

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Speakers:

Volker Zuleger
Head - The Market Integrity & Transparency

Presentation title

REMIT developments and implementation

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Wed 04 Oct 17:00 to 17:30

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Speakers:

Bernhard Walter
Head Market Design & Regulatory Affairs (Trading)

Presentation title

Panel discussion on EMIR Review / MAR / REMIT

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Special sessions

Tue 03 Oct 16:00 to 16:30

Presentation title

Drivers of European power prices in an environment of growing renewable capacity.

The growth of renewables and the ongoing transformation of the energy market is widely believed to have a transformational impact on European wholesale power prices which will deepen in the coming years. In the next decade however, fuel and carbon prices look set to continue setting the level of wholesale prices. Nevertheless conventional thermal plants are under increasing pressure as competition from zero-cost capacity reduces their running hours.
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Tue 03 Oct 16:30 to 17:00

Presentation title

The Outlook for Energy Markets in a Changing EU

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Tue 03 Oct 17:00 to 17:30

Presentation title

Long-term energy price drivers from the markets, grids, system flexibility and sector coupling

What one can learn from ENTSO-E’s published data on network plans, adequacy forecasts Wholesale-retail market integration and the empowered customer The market design – system flexibility connection Questions for which innovation is still needed
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Wed 04 Oct 14:00 to 14:30

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Chairperson:

Bart Pycke
Managing Director

Speakers:

Matthias Voelkel
Partner - Global Leader of Capital Markets Infrastructure

Presentation title

What role will traders play in 2030?

Technology, the catalyst for change in trading A new breed of trader How will the Blockchain be used in wholesale energy trading? The rise of the prosumer
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Wed 04 Oct 14:30 to 15:00

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Chairperson:

Bart Pycke
Managing Director

Speakers:

Jean-Baptiste Cornefert
Managing Director Sonnen Eservices

Presentation title

P2P energy trading communities; What is their impact on wholesale trading?

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Wed 04 Oct 15:00 to 15:30

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Speakers:

Pamela Taylor
Partner - Enforcement & Innovation Link

Presentation title

Innovation in the energy sector: how regulators can play an enabling role

Innovation in the way energy is traded Regulatory barriers that need to be overcome Role for regulators.
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Wed 04 Oct 15:30 to 16:00

Coffee break

Wed 04 Oct 16:00 to 16:30

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Speakers:

Presentation title

How will Artificial Intelligence in trading develop?

* Via LIVE VIDEO
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Wed 04 Oct 16:30 to 17:00

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Speakers:

Michael Merz
Managing Director & Founder

Presentation title

Using the Blockchain for energy trading

  When to consider blockchain technology for trading-related processes? Will P2P trading be the next non-platform for energy trading? Regulatory implications: what type of infrastructure did we create with the blockchain? Settlement processes based on the blockchain
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Wed 04 Oct 17:00 to 17:30

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Speakers:

Michael Merz
Managing Director & Founder
Jo-Jo Hubbard
COO and co-founder
Ewald Hesse
CEO & Co-Founder
Cristina Ludena
Legal Counsel

Presentation title

Closing panel discussion on Blockchain

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Gas track

Wed 04 Oct 09:30 to 10:00

Presentation title

Geopolitical developments that impact European gas trading

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Wed 04 Oct 10:00 to 10:30

Presentation title

Latest developments of European traded gas hubs and underlying trends in Europe

All hubs are balancing hubs but only NBP and TTF can be classified as 'mature' risk management hubs The two mature hubs have consolidated their position, with the TTF now the largest traded hub Regarding churn rates, only TTF and NBP can be considered as mature, with a score above 10 times
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Wed 04 Oct 10:30 to 11:00

Presentation title

Hub development, EFET scorecard

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Wed 04 Oct 11:00 to 11:45

Coffee Break

Wed 04 Oct 11:45 to 12:15

Presentation title

EU Gas market design: a mission accomplished?

•          The regulatory bricks •          What did we miss? Market game changers •          Key words of future regulation
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Wed 04 Oct 12:15 to 12:45

Presentation title

Session closing panel discussion

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Wed 04 Oct 12:45 to 14:00

Lunch break

Thu 05 Oct 09:30 to 10:00

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Chairperson:

Klaus Reinisch
Managing Director - Global LNG Business Development

Speakers:

Peter Fraser
Head of Division, Gas Coal and Power Markets

Presentation title

The IEA’s Gas 2017 report - LNG moves to the front

Gas 2017 presents the IEA’s outlook for natural gas out to 2022 LNG growth features prominently in China, India and the rest of developing Asia A glut of LNG, led by US and Australian new supply, will put pressure on LNG markets Despite abundant supplies, recent events remind us that gas security cannot be taken for granted
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Thu 05 Oct 10:00 to 10:30

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Speakers:

Klaus Reinisch
Managing Director - Global LNG Business Development

Presentation title

Tips and Tricks for Global LNG Trading 2.0 - Integrated Energy Trading with next generation LNG

Secrets of next generation LNG trading The final arrival of Global Gas Next gen LNG talent and skills needed to succeed Rise of Data Mining as new profit centre
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Thu 05 Oct 10:30 to 11:00

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Speakers:

Gregor Pett
Director Market Operations

Presentation title

The future of gas trading

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Thu 05 Oct 11:00 to 11:45

Coffee break

Thu 05 Oct 11:45 to 12:45

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Moderator:

Speakers:

Fabrizio Carboni
Head of Market Development
GME
Klaus Reinisch
Managing Director - Global LNG Business Development
Gregor Pett
Director Market Operations
Peter Fraser
Head of Division, Gas Coal and Power Markets

Presentation title

Closing panel discussion with previous speakers

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Power track

Wed 04 Oct 09:30 to 10:00

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Chairperson:

Gavin Ferguson
Back Office Manager

Speakers:

Federico Ferrario
Energy Economist - Project Directorate (Energy)

Presentation title

The investment climate in energy access, energy efficiency and new technologies

EIB Investment volumes /types Investment selection; Eligibility and screening Current challenges; Shift in type of investment away from traditional generation capacity to new technologies & business models coming to market EIB products - Solutions being deployed, Long tenor corporate and PF loans, EFSI (incl. risk-sharing)
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Wed 04 Oct 10:00 to 10:30

Presentation title

Technical drivers for power prices

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Wed 04 Oct 10:30 to 11:00

Presentation title

The Fundamental View: Are we going into a period of upward prices?

·         Changes in supply and demand until 2030 ·         Fundamental modelling results: Power prices in Europe ·         Drivers in commodity prices
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Wed 04 Oct 11:00 to 11:45

Coffee break

Wed 04 Oct 11:45 to 12:15

Presentation title

Interconnecting power markets

·         Business model for interconnectors ·         Benefits of interconnectors as part of the overall energy mix ·         Current and future interconnectors into the UK ·         Challenges and opportunities arising from Brexit
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Wed 04 Oct 12:15 to 12:45

Presentation title

The importance of integrated power markets for traders

Spot power trading in 1991 in the Nordics, today in parts of Europe and in 2020 across Europe Why are integrated markets important? Past and future developments of integrating spot power markets What are the impacts of integrated power markets on… price convergence? how traders can benefit from real competition among power exchanges?
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Thu 05 Oct 09:30 to 10:00

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Chairperson:

Paul Giesbertz
Head Advisor Market Policies & Regulatory Affairs

Speakers:

Paul Giesbertz
Head Advisor Market Policies & Regulatory Affairs

Presentation title

Redesigning the power market? A reality check on the new consumer needs.

The value of VoLL (Value of lost load) Balancing the importance of balancing Demand response & aggregation
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Thu 05 Oct 10:00 to 10:30

Presentation title

Key Developments in EU Electricity Regulation - Decentralized energy in the electricity systems of the future

Overview of CEER Key developments in EU energy sector Centralised and decentralised energy Regulators' views on Clean Energy Package
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Thu 05 Oct 10:30 to 11:00

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Speakers:

Hélène Robaye
Head of Power Asset Regulation & Analysis

Presentation title

Cross-border capacity : the starting point of market integration

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Thu 05 Oct 11:00 to 11:45

Coffee break

Thu 05 Oct 11:45 to 12:15

Presentation title

Will the clean energy package really deliver active participation by consumers?

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Thu 05 Oct 12:15 to 12:45

Presentation title

Perspective from the power exchange

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Commercial and Industrial Energy users, dedicated session

Special session for Commercial and Industrial Energy users. The new Commercial and Industrial Energy user Days (CIED) is launched as a platform to respond to the growing interest of the sector in facilitating a faster pace for greater energy efficiency.

Wed 04 Oct 14:00 to 14:25

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Chairperson:

Frits van der Velde
Senior policy advisor

Speakers:

Presentation title

Realizing the Flexibility Potential of Industrial Electricity Demand (Overview of the H2020 project IndustRE)

Identification of profitable business models for flexible industrial consumers Methodologies for the assessment of the flexibility potential of industrial sites Quantification of the economic value of industrial demand flexibility for various sectors of the European power system Quantification of the electricity costs savings achieved by..
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Wed 04 Oct 14:25 to 14:50

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Speakers:

Gary Cafe
Energy Manager

Presentation title

Finding and using your flexible capacity

•          Mapping symmetrical and asymmetrical flex •          Match to the local schemes/markets and employee mindsets •          Execution
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Wed 04 Oct 14:50 to 15:10

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Speakers:

Marga Blom
Manager Energy & Environmental Management
KPN

Presentation title

Best Practices on Storage - KPN

Availability of emergency power equipment Options how to integrate this in energy transition Results and lessons learned from pilots
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Wed 04 Oct 15:10 to 15:30

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Speakers:

Yvonne van Delft
Innovation manager

Presentation title

Electrification of the industry; applications & challenges

Value of electricity & variability in industry Electrification technologies; short and long term opportunities Short term potential for electrification Long term electrification scenario Barriers for electrification
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Wed 04 Oct 15:30 to 16:00

Coffee break

Wed 04 Oct 16:00 to 16:20

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Speakers:

Jason Simpson
Vice President - Global Energy and Utilities

Presentation title

Corporate Innovation in a Changing European energy market.

Recent events - Social, Political, Economic Underlying industry trends - Grid charges, PPAs, Storage, Efficiency A week in the life of an energy manager - supplier meetings, exec buy-in, budgets and financing Way forward - ‘Captive’ ESCOs - providing Energy-as-a-Service to internal customers
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Wed 04 Oct 16:20 to 17:00

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Chairperson:

Frits van der Velde
Senior policy advisor

Speakers:

Pedro Faria
Technical Director
CDP
Jason Simpson
Vice President - Global Energy and Utilities
Thomas Elgaard Jensen
Director - Strategic Business Development

Presentation title

Panel discussion: Consumer impact on the energy transition

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