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2nd Annual Solar Power and PVTech Asia

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.

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Part of the Renewable Energy Week, and still, Asia’s ONLY Solar Power event with a focus on regional markets, the 2nd Annual Solar Power Asia comes back to Singapore with emphasis on innovation, policy, investment and partnerships. As developers, operators, financiers and OEM evaluate business prospects in the region, this event is best positioned to help industry get ahead with its APAC strategy. 

An enhanced focus on the commercial and implementation aspects of solar PV Technology will allow for a deeper focus on game changing innovation, cost implications and digitalisation opportunities that will change the face of solar power in the years to come.  

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 

  • Government updates on Solar Power regulation across APAC regions
  • New investment outlook, and how Solar stacks up against other Renewable Energy sources 
  • FIT policies, structures and a regional comparison for investor assessment  
  • Raising finance, and lenders’ perspectives on risk, project variables and bankability 
  • Innovations in solar PV Tech and opportunities for developers 
  • Digitalisation of Solar Power, and applications  
  • Innovation in Solar farm development  
  • Country updates on projects, partnerships, risk and ROI  
  • Large Scale Solar and assessment of new opportunities  
  • Floating Solar investment, and Technical and Commercial benchmarks  
  • Developments in off grid solar and project outlook for the region 
  • PPAs for Solar Energy projects 

Part of

Renewable Energy Week >>

Co-Located Events

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

agenda

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

2nd Solar Power PVTech Asia Conference Commences

REGULATION, TARIFF AND MARKET DYNAMICS

10:50 am

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

  • Generous FiT system – how should operators work together with government to fulfil national renewable energy targets
  • Highlighting new projects and investment potentials
  • Updates on Tariffs and IPP contracts
  • Regulatory changes
  • Update on pending policy mechanism
  • Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) approval process on PPAs
  • Investment and partnership opportunities

Update 3: Indonesia’s Recent Solar Market Policies, Electricity Sales and Distribution

Dr. Ir. Tumiran, Board Member, National Energy Council, Dewan Energi Nasional (DEN), Indonesia

Update 4: Brunei’s Investment on Solar Projects and Regulatory Updates

Matiin Kasim, Head of Renewable Energy Unit, Ministry of Energy, Manpower and Industry, Brunei

  • Sri Lanka’s plans for solar power
  • Policies to promote generation of Solar energy, domestically and commercially
  • Sustainable solutions for growth of solar power

Q&A sessions with governments

REGIONAL PROJECT EXPANSION AND INVESTMENT

12:10 pm

  • How are fragmented regulations affecting the solar investments?
  • How much funds are available to meet APAC solar (renewable) energy targets?
  • Where do we see the hot spots in the region?
  • Current fitness of FiT and measuring commercial viabilities and returns
  • Key takeaways to invest in solar farms in APAC

1:00 pm

Networking Lunch

2:00 pm

  • Solar energy and how it compares against the others in Malaysia
  • Assessment of criteria for investments into Solar PV Plants
  • Market opportunities for solar PPAs

2:30 pm

  • Taiwanese market potential in solar markets
  • Rise of floating and dual-use solar farms
  • Investment and FiT consideration
  • Financial return considerations on engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) and long-term operational and maintenance (O&M) services
  • Cooperation with capital partners

3:00 pm

Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

3:30 pm

  • Opportunities in the region for the Solar market
  • Case Study of Large Scale Solar PV Plant
  • Maximising the ROI of a Solar project

4:00 pm

  • Global solar investment outlook in India, Middle East and Africa – what are the opportunities and trends in the region?
  • Investments in India – hot spots, upcoming projects and market uptakes
  • Identifying projects potentials in ME and Africa
  • Assessment of Energy System Storage transformation in India, KSA and Africa – CAPEX and OPEX considerations

DIGITALISATION IN SOLAR POWER

4:30 pm

  • Update on Philippines Distribution Code
  • Technical aspects of the power integration to the grid
  • Cost considerations for the distribution system

5:40 pm

  • Digitalisation is not coming but it is here now – How are leaderships strategies evolving
  • Specific techs in considerations to align your business objectives
  • Blockchain, smart metering, AI, IoT and big data applications in solar markets
  • Cost, investment and return consideration
  • Change management
  • How soon the market will transform?

6:20 pm

Chairperson’s Summary and End of Main Conference Day One

9:00 am

Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

INVESTORS PERSPECTIVES AND NEW PARTNERSHIPS

9:10 am

  • Financial considerations for solar projects
  • Evaluation of country risks
  • Assessment of new opportunities in emerging markets
  • Investing in Large Scale Solar Projects in Asia

9:40 am

  • Investment considerations and cost management for Large Scale Solar PV Plants in India
  • Development in off grid solar projects – Costs, government approvals, local operations management
  • Renew Power’s case study – Acquisition of Ostro Energy and future solar investment outlook

10:10 am

  • Case study of – Key Project Variables for financing considerations in Australia
  • Improving the bankability of Vietnam Solar Projects
  • Managing the risks of Solar PV Plants in these regions

10:40 am

Morning Networking and Refreshment Break

11:10 am

AC Energy Renewables Targets Update on Building Capacity of 2,000 Megawatts

John Eric T. Francia, President and CEO, AC Energy Holdings, Inc., Philippines

PV TECH TRENDS AND COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENTS

12:10 pm

  • Project developer’s perspectives on PVTech requirements, product selection, tech and cost considerations
  • Technological aspects of PV modules – how have they evolved?
  • Case Study of Australian and Japanese PV Solar plants
  • Expansion into Asia – opportunities and challenges
  • Potential of hybrid solar storage systems

12:40 pm

  • Managing operational and capital costs for solar PV
  • Off grid solution: Investment potential in battery storage systems
  • Cenergi’s Investments in Solar Projects in Malaysia
  • Solar trends to power Malaysia to reduce high utilities charges for industrials and commercials

1:00 pm

Networking Lunch

2:00 pm

  • Operational cost management for Solar PV Plants in Thailand
  •  Project needs and technological innovations

2:30 pm

  • EVN’s investments and upcoming solar projects
  • Smooth integration of Solar energy into Vietnam’s grid
  • Technological and infrastructural considerations for solar PV plants

3:30 pm

Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

4:00 pm

  • Entering emerging markets- Case Study of Vietnam
  • Exploring market opportunities and improving bankability
  • PPA negotiations

4:30 pm

  • Feasibility of Perovskite against other solar PV cells
  • REID’s developments in microgrids solutions
  • Potential in hybrid solar storage systems in Asia

FLOATING SOLAR

5:00 pm

  • Floating PV farms updates in Thailand- Challenges and Opportunities
  • Case study of Ratchaburi’s Solar Plants
  • Outlook on the Vietnamese and Japanese market

5:30 pm

Chairperson’s Summary and End of Main Conference Day Two

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

pricing

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!
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  • 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.
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speakers

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

Wong Tin Song

Undersecretary, Sustainable Energy Division, Energy Sector, Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water (KeTTHA), Malaysia

Teresa Ira Maris P. Guanzon 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Teresa Ira Maris P. Guanzon

Director of Committee on Energy, Philippines

Dr. Ir. Tumiran 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Dr. Ir. Tumiran

Board Member, National Energy Council, Dewan Energi Nasional (DEN), Indonesia

Matiin Kasim

Head of Renewable Energy Unit, Ministry of Energy, Manpower and Industry, Brunei

Phuc The Dinh

Deputy Director, Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam, Vietnam

Ranjith Sepala

Director General, Sri Lanka Sustainable Energy Authority, Sri Lanka

Adrian Lian 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Adrian Lian

Director- Energy (Utilities, Power and Renewables), Asia Pacific, ING Bank, Singapore

Ir. Nirinder Singh Johl 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Ir. Nirinder Singh Johl

Head of New Products, Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), Malaysia

Froilan J. Savet 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Froilan J. Savet

Vice President, Head of Network Planning and Project Management, Meralco, Philippines

Cherif Assaf

Programme Director, Energy Research Institute, Singapore

Florian Bennhold

CEO and Managing Director Symbior Solar, Thailand

Poomanan Sirithanakorn 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Poomanan Sirithanakorn

Director of Operations, Super Energy Corporation, Thailand

Toh Kok Leong 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Toh Kok Leong

Vice President, Private Infrastructure, Partners Group, Singapore

Shashank Adlakha

Vice President and Head of International Business and Technology, Renew Power, India

John Eric T. Francia 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

John Eric T. Francia

President and CEO, AC Energy Holdings, Inc., Philippines

Sunil Gupta 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Sunil Gupta

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

Daniel Gaefke 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Daniel Gaefke

Managing Director BayWa r.e, Singapore

Prakash Sothivadivel 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Prakash Sothivadivel

Head of Solar Cenergi, Khazanah Nasional, Malaysia

Vo Quang Lam

Vice President of Power Business, Vietnam Electricity, Vietnam

Agathe Roger 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Agathe Roger

Business Developer, EREN Renewable Energy, Indonesia

Prabaljit Sakar 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Prabaljit Sakar

Director of Business Development, Infraco Asia Development, Singapore

Subodh Gautam Mhaisalkar 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Subodh Gautam Mhaisalkar

Executive Director, Energy Research Institute, Singapore

Picharn Vichakul 4th Annual International Schools China 2018

Picharn Vichakul

Business Development Analyst, Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding, Thailand

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

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