Under the patronage of h.h sheikh maktoum bin mohammed bin rashid al maktoum, dubai deputy ruler

Co-located with

Agenda - Day 2 - Wednesday 7 March 2018

DEVELOPMENTS IN SMART GRIDS

 

TRACK B, CONFERENCE THEATRE 1 , ZA'ABEEL HALL 6

DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE

 

 

Track Chair:

 

 

10.45   MORNING KEYNOTE
                Tailoring Smart Grids To Address Specific Regional Goals And Challenges Facing Utilities

 

11.15  OPENING KEYNOTE PANEL DISCUSSION
                H2020 Nobel Grid: Providing Advanced Tools And ICT Services To  All Actors In The Smart Grid To Ensure Benefits From Cheaper Prices, More Secure                                              and Stable Grids and Clean Electricity

                Moderated by:

 

                Panellists Include:

 

12.00   DUAL DISCUSSION

                Optimising The Smart Grid To Reduce Peak Load And Operating Costs And Deferring New Investment To The Power Grid

 

12.45   Lunch and Networking Break

 

13.45   Developing A Business Model For Using Microgrids Exploring World-Wide Case Studies    

 

 

14.15   Off-Grid Renewable Energy Systems: What Are They, Why Do They Matter And What Can Be Achieved?    

  

14.45   REGIONAL CASE STUDY
                Investigating Multiple SMART Grid Strategies That Address The Challenges Of DER Integration In The Middle East

  

15.15    Afternoon Refreshments & Networking Break

 

15.45   From Control To Analytics: The Paradox Of Extracting Value From Data        

 

16.15   Smart Grid Open Architecture: The Need For an Open Architecture that Promotes Flexibilty, Scalability, And Security        

 

16.45    PANEL DISCUSSION
                 Grid Modernisation: The Role Of Micro-Grids In Diversifying Regional Economies

                 Panellists Include:

            

17.15    End of Global Smart Energy Summit Day 2 & Tour of Middle East Electricity Exhibition

 

18.00    Close of Middle East Electricity Exhibition.

                 Day 3 Global Smart Energy Summit registration and morning networking will begin at 08.00 on Thursday, 8 March in the Za'abeel 6 Concourse

 

N.B. This Agenda is subject to change