UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF THE MINISTRY OF ENERGY & INDUSTRY, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

26 - 29 November 2018 11:00 - 19:00 DAILY

DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE, ZA'ABEEL HALL 6

2018 Solar Talks Agenda

13:00 - 13:45
  • Technology overview
  • Matching performance to requirement
  • Manufacturing choices
  • The next generation

Speaker:

Dr. Geoff J Nesbitt, Chief Executive Officer

Verditek

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15:00 - 15:45
  • Overview of solar desalination projects and status of technology
  • Challenges facing the technology
  • Solar Desalination: can it help reduce the energy cost and make the desalination process sustainable?

Speaker:

Imteyaz Ahmed, Head of Desalination

WSP

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16:00 - 16:45
  •          Current trends in public and private landscapes
  •          The use of solar parks with high intensity agricultural production
  •          Financial models for solar energy in the landscape

Speaker:

Peter Scott, Director

Landscape Architecture

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17:00 - 17:45
  • Cities are the key: 65% of all energy is consumed in the cities
  • Disruptions drive energy transitions - Solar energy replaces traditional energy systems
  • Optimisation of urban energy systems for €, CO2, primary energy

 


Speaker:

Jyri NieminenChief Sustainability Officer

Sweco Finland Ltd

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12:00 - 12:45
  • The goals set by IPCC for 2050 would mean generation of 42,700TWh per year, but the challenge with renewable energy sources such as the sun is that the sun doesn’t shine at night. In this session, find out the answers to how can we achieve the goal of a round-the-clock clean energy based power system?
  • Storage solutions unlock new business value across the energy value chain, from conventional power generation, transmission & distribution, and renewable power,
  •  XNRGI's Five Key Values for Battery Storage Success,  Cost, Life Span, Duration, Energy Density and Scale

Speaker:

Paul Sidlo, Co-Presidentm Chief Strategy Officer

XNRGI.com

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12:00 - 12:45
  • DEWA Shams initiative
  • Stakeholder roles & perceptions of risks
  • Illustrative case study

Speaker:

Rohail MajidSenior Business Developer

Siraj Power

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13:00 - 13:45
  •          Designing factors, which need to be considered for the Solar Power System.
  •          The simple and easy way to size the major components - PV/Inverter/Storage devices.
  •          Available software solutions to optimize to the best possible level.
  •          Case studies - Few critical ones and +ve/-ve implications to the end user.
  •          Techniques and tips, must be implemented at site to harvest more power.
  •          Ways to install and maintain the Solar Power System for getting more power per watt.    

Speaker:

Vinod Tiwari, Director

RPS

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15:00 - 15:45
  • Incentives: Rebates, RECs, FiT, and NEM
  • Business Operations: Efficiency vs. Offsetting Energy
  • Competing Technologies: LCoE and Employment benefits of solar

Speaker:

Ara Krikorian, VP of Commercial Development

Solar Optimum, Inc.

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16:00 - 16:45
  • Solar is the only renewable energy to be used from Watt to MW scale
  • Solar can be deployed on earth, water and space
  • In one hour Sun provides energy for the world full year electricity requirement

Speaker:

Anuj Nigam, Director

Solar Pvt. Ltd.

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17:00 - 17:45
  • How Cryptocurrencies would be used in the Energy Markets
  • Energy Trading Platforms using Blockchain
  • New Models with Block chain i.e. Peer to Peer Model and how it will change the way energy is being sold and traded

Speaker:

Anoop Srivastava, Senior Director, Energy and Natural Resources

SAP MENA LLC.

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12:00 - 12:45
  • Why solar energy is integral, but not excusive, to a sustainable net-zero energy future
  • What trade-offs and synergies need to be considered to integrate solar energy with comfort, health, and wellbeing of occupants
  • How the sustainability, wellbeing and solar integrate towards convenient, efficient, and popular spaces

Speaker:

Nandan Tavkar, Sr. Engineer - Sustainability

BuroHappold Engineering | Sustainability | Commissioning

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13:00 - 13:45
  •          Architecture and solar energy: shaping the future
  •          Solar technology merging into architectural elements
  •          Solar Energy: Can function work for art 

Speaker:

Imad Kayyali, Design Director

OBE Architects

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15:00 - 15:45
    • What is a bifacial solar cell and how it works?
    • How much more energy do bifacial modules generate?
    • Challenges and outlook for the Bifacial modules
    • Considerations for investors

Speaker:

Kevin Robinson, Technical Services Manager-Middle East and Africa

JinkoSolar and Founding Member, South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA)

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16:00 - 16:45
  •          Almost all the energy sources barring nuclear and geothermal are attributed to the sun
  •          Thermodynamics perspective of various forms of energy and potential utilization
  •          Exploring applications to get more for less 

Sarfraz H Dairkee LEED-AP (BD+C), CEM, CEA, CBCP, PSAT Specialist (DOE-USA)General Manager

M.A.H.Y. Khoory & Co. LLC

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17:00 - 17:45
  • Discuss when distributed energy technologies (particularly solar PV and battery storage) will make the utilities' core retail  business model unsustainable
  • Results of EY’s study which calculates three critical energy tipping points for various regions across the globe:
    • when self-generation of power becomes affordable for all
    • when EVs become mainstream mobility options
    • when delivering power via the grid costs more than it does for consumers to produce it themselves
  • Discuss how utilities could respond to the tipping points

Speaker:

Fazil Abdul Rahiman, Manager - Climate Change & Sustainability Services MENA

Ernst & Young

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12:00 - 12:45
  • Materiality and multi-functional benefits of conventional, custom and advanced BIPV
  • Development and Three-stage Evaluation of a BIPV customization design tool for architects, product designers and manufacturers
  • International potentials and future opportunities for BIPV application towards a sustainable global future

Speaker:

Daniel Attoye, Researcher and Education Professional

United Arab Emirates University (UAEU)

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13:00 - 13:45
  • Making residential solar viable in the UAE
  • Leading by example through government projects 
  • Solar for businesses 

Speaker:

Thomas Bosse, Head of Programmes

Dubai Carbon

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15:00 - 15:45
  • QHSE Integrated Management System requirements to ensure safe production
  • Driving organisational QHSE culture to achieve productivity, efficiency and safety
  • Develop and implement successful Operational QHSE Risk Management strategies
  • Using QHSE Culture Maturity Development Tools to improve behavior-based safety

Speaker:

Marcéll Greeff, Deputy Senior Manager – Occupational Health and Safety

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority

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16:00 - 16:45
  • Project development process and selection criteria
  • KPIs of an EPC contractor: providing a high quality solar system and effective O&M 
  • Competition in C&I market: price driven proposals and quality standards

Speaker:

Massimiliano Vernaleone, GCC Area Manager Partner

Enerray

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17:00 - 17:45
  • Feature of Graphene and how applied to PV modules as glass coating, this Nano material gives the self-cleaning property to the modules
  • Benefits of using graphene coated self-clean PV modules particularly in UAE
  • Optimizing technology: when SELF CLEAN is used with thin DOUBLE GLASS PV MODULES

Speaker:

Riccardo Hosri, CEO - Sacotel

Nshine Solar Middle East Representative Office

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