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Smart Energy Summit

11 – 14 March 2019, One Farrer Hotel, Singapore

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1+1 Super Saver for a limited time only till 31 Dec 2018! Register 1 delegate and the second comes free.
Limited to project owners and developers only, subject to organiser’s terms and approval.


Decentralised and digitalised energy systems are leading to new market participants, new value creation opportunities, additional revenue generation options, efficient business processes, and models. The push for digitalisation in power utilities is poised to have a profound impact on fossil as well as renewable power sectors. The impact stretches across power project development, generation, transmission, grid management, distribution and the end consumer.  

Designed for all sectors of power generation and distribution, the inaugural Smart Energy Summit will bring to market unrivaled learning and networking opportunities. Case studies, emerging technologies and applications, the business case, ROI, operational challenges – every aspect of power sector digitisation will be showcased to create a unique platform for the industry. 

1+1 Super Saver for a limited time only! 
Register 1 delegate and the second comes free. Limited seats, subject to organiser’s terms and approval. 

Conference Highlights 

  • Digital transformation trends in power generation and distribution 
  • Mapping the digitalisation value add for power utilities  
  • Intelligent integration, efficient distribution and optimal consumption – an end to end digitalisation case study  
  • Digital solutions for power generation and energy management   
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI), IoT applications and case studies  
  • Blockchain applications in the power sector  
  • Smart grid developments, technologies and impact 
  • Improving distribution reliability through grid digitalisation  
  • Enabling Peer to Peer energy trading 
  • Automation, Robotics and asset management  
  • Synergies with telcos, and partnerships arising  
  • Collaboration models with technology providers  
  • New approaches to customer engagement  
  • Technology selection, investment and implementation considerations  

Part of

Renewable Energy Week >>

Co-Located Events

2nd Annual Solar Power & PVTech Asia >>
2nd Annual Wind Power & TurbineTech Asia >>
Smart Energy Summit >>


8:00 am

Main Conference Registration and Morning Coffee

9:00 am

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

Joint Opening Plenary Sessions (Smart Energy, 2nd Solar Power PVTech Asia & 2nd Wind Power and TurbineTech Asia)

  • Addressing future of energy consumption and demand
  • Wind and solar market potentials and sustainable development
  • Future of technological innovations – AI, robotics, IoT and smart power systems
  • What’s in store for APAC

10:20 am

Morning Networking and Refreshment Break

Smart Energy Summit Commences

10:50 am

Chairman’s Opening Remarks

10:55 am

  • Remiagining the entire value chain, from generation to distribution
  • Harnessing blockchain to user in the era of the ‘pro’sumer
  • The practical challenges of combining traditional and renewable energy

11:25 am

  • Democratising energy through microgrids – case study
  • Increasing reliability through better integrated alternative energy sources
  • Technology developments and load management – how critical is it to the way we consume energy?

11:50 am

Digitalisation of Power Transmission and Distribution – Where is Industry Headed to?

Sanjeev Seth, Chief Executive Officer, India Power Corporation, India

12:20 pm

1:00 pm

Networking Lunch


2:00 pm

  • Transition road maps and developing a core network that accommodates an unclear future
  • Developing a scenario based 10-year plan
  • Decision making on alternative power, asset renewals

2:30 pm

  • Anticipating future population needs through strategic planning
  • Evaluating smart grid developments, technologies and impact
  • Harnessing digitisation capabilities to effectively integration renewable and traditional sources

3:00 pm

Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

3:30 pm

  • The role of smart meters in ‘waking up’ your value chain
  • Improving service and revenue collection
  • Trend reports for accurate forecasting

For speaking opportunities, contact Casey.Ho@ibcasia.com.sg

4:00 pm

  • Blockchain adoption roadmap – can we see a significant uptake soon?
  • Looking at the 5D Impact – Digitisation, deregulation, distribution, democratization and decentralisation

4:30 pm

Government Initiatives Driving Innovations – Set of Enablers Necessary for Innovation

Dr Wei-nee Chen, Acting CEO, Sustainable Energy Development Authority (SEDA), Malaysia

5:00 pm

  • Defense by design – building in security from day one
  • Load balancing risks – can automation be made failsafe?
  • Securing against increasingly sophisticated cyber threats

8:55 am

Morning Coffee

9:00 am


Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

9:10 am

  • How will capabilities of renewable integration evolve?
  • Smart asset management, IoT and analytics
  • Developing future-ready strategies

9:40 am

  • Benefits of developing SCADA in-house over 20 years
  • Importing data from 200 substations to have real time insights
  • Collaborating with government – what policies could enhance management capabilities

10:10 am

  • End to End Digitalisation – from generation to distribution
  • The value in increasing transparency in the value chain
  • Mixed Energy – can efficient distribution and optimal consumption be achieved?

10:40 am

Morning Networking and Refreshment Break

11:10 am

  • Monitoring, coordinating and synchronizing the transmission and distribution of electrical power
  • Pinpointing location and extent of outages in real time
  • IoT application case studies

For speaking opportunities, contact Casey.Ho@ibcasia.com.sg


11:40 am

  • Demand response and flexibility services
  • Vehicle and building electrification
  • Distribution energy management services

12:10 pm

  • Leading the way in storage and other tech R&D
  • Reimagining the business models around trading
  • Establishing partnerships that accelerate innovation

12:40 pm

  • Ones to Watch – Key players leading cross-border grids, storage, smart meters and infrastructure
  • Critical compatibility challenges – how can energy players be ready for startup collaboration?
  • Examining collaboration models

1:00 pm

Networking Lunch


2:00 pm

  • Finding the right partners for a competitive edge
  • Tech integration – building long term customs solutions for your biggest challenges

2:30 pm

  • Harnessing potential of mobility technology
  • Rolling out continental automotive projects
  • Increasing consumer choice through smart home and office tech

3:30 pm

Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

4:00 pm

  • Will IPPs threaten the role of traditional energy giants?
  • A patchwork of energy – microgrids and renewables in trading
  • Building P2P platforms with a customer centric approach
  • Is rolling out P2P at a national level too risky?

5:00 pm

Close of conference

9:00 am

The sector is witnessing disruption, from power generation, to plant maintenance, through to transmission, distribution and end user engagement.

Business models are changing, and revenue streams are evolving. But where does one start?

Attend pre-conference workshop to gain expert advices and practical solutions

Key Takeaways:

  • How to kick start digitalisation
  • Cost, investment and return considerations
  • Change management and employees buy in
  • Specific techs in consideration to align your business objectives
  • Case studies

1:00 pm

End of workshop

9:00 am

This workshop looks into how to attain managed and refined trading contracts. Identifying risk exposures and understanding key clauses to
manage legal risks.

You will gain how to structure contracts, negotiate, trade terms and how to increase profitability.

Key Takeaways:

  • Power trade regulations and commercial market
  • Understand key clauses in contracts and trade terms
  • Legal tools and guidelines for risk assessments
  • Case studies

1:00 pm

End of workshop


Packages Price
2 Day ConferenceSGD $2995SGD $2795Early BirdEarly Bird
Extras Price
Pre Conference Workshop SGD $500
Post Conference Workshop SGD $500

Early Bird Rate: Register & Pay by 26 January 2019

1+1 Super Saver for a limited time only till 31 Dec 2018!
Register 1 delegate and the second comes free. Limited to project owners and developers only, subject to organiser’s terms and approval.

Register 2 Delegates and get 1 FREE PASS
Register 3 Delegates and get 2 FREE PASS

Group rate is based on normal rate of 2-day main conference package only.
For Group Registrations of more than 3 team members: email info@ibcasia.com.sg or call +65 6508 2477


  • Multiple Bookings Discount pricing is applicable to groups of 2 or more delegates from the same organisation registering for the same event, at the same time.
  • Fee stated is the discounted price PER DELEGATE. Only one discount applies; either the early bird rate OR group rate.
  • All fees stated include luncheons, refreshments and complete set of documentation. It does not include the cost of accommodation and travel.
  • All delegates from Singapore-based companies are required to pay an additional 7% GST (SINGAPORE EVENTS ONLY)
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Partnership and Profile Building Opportunities are Now Available!
Contact us today to find out how you can position your company as a market leader at this event, and to explore the range of branding and marketing opportunities available.


Derek Parkin

Chief Operating Officer CLP Group, Hong Kong

Dr Valerie Speth 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Dr Valerie Speth

Regional Director- Asia Pacific, Juwi Renewable Energies, Singapore

Jerome Tan 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Jerome Tan

Chief Investment Officer, New Green Power, Taiwan

Balram Mehta

President of Wind & Asset Management, ReNew Power, India

Brian Caffyn

CEO and Chairman, UPC Renewables Indonesia

Ray McLaughlin

Head of Mainstream Renewable Capital – Asia Pacific, Mainstream Renewable Capital, Singapore

Manoj Kohli 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Manoj Kohli

Executive Chairman of SoftBank Energy, SoftBank Group, India

Bundit Sapianchai

President, BCPG Limited, Thailand

Etienne Drouet

Director, ENGIE Lab, Singapore

Sanjeev Seth

Chief Executive Officer, India Power Corporation, India

Adolfo Dindo Abueg

Co-Head Project Finance, Asia Pacific Korea Development Bank

Matthew Cheney

Head of Grid Transformation, Western Power, Australia

Steven Mulder

Head of Origination Structure Finance, ING Bank, Singapore

Moustafa Shahin

Manager – Distribution Network Development, DEWA, UAE

David Martin

Co-Founder and Managing Director, Power Ledger, Australia

Dr Wei-nee Chen

Acting CEO, Sustainable Energy Development Authority (SEDA), Malaysia

Daisuke Mashima

SmartGrid Cyber Security Expert, Advanced Digital Sciences Centre, Singapore

Sunil Gupta 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Sunil Gupta

Senior Vice President, Head of Renewable Energy, Sembcorp Industries Ltd, Singapore

Thumanoon Paukatong

Head of SCADA Software Dept, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand, Thailand

Jeffrey Char

Co-Founder and Chairman, TRENDE Inc, Japan

Joe Lim

Innovation Advisor, Korea Midland Power Co, Korea

Lionel Steinitz

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, LYS Energy Group, Singapore

Stanley Ng

Program Manager, Nexus SEA, Singapore

Martin Lim

Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, Electrify, Singapore

Richard Weller

Head of New Energy Solutions, Seneko, Singapore

Ho Howe Tian

Director of Industrial Solutions Envision Digital (Asia Pacific), Singapore

Shemane Chan

Partner for Construction & Products and Energy & Resources, Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP

when & where

11 - 14 Mar 2019

One Farrer Hotel
1 Farrer Park Station Road
Singapore 217562

Contact Person: Daniel Koh
DDI: (+65) 6705 7884
Fax: (+65) 6834 7892
Cell: (+65) 86870123
Email: danielkoh@onefarrer.com


Still have a question?

Speaking Opportunities
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+65-6508 2443

Sponsorship Opportunities
Casey Ho
+65 6508 2470


Media & Association Partnership Opportunities
Tang Pei Ying
+65-6508 2416



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