AGENDA OF THE CONFERENCE

APRIL 16

 

Venue: Hilton Hotel

30 Tarasa Shevchenka blvd, Kyiv 

 

7:00-8:30 Registration and morning coffee

8:30 Opening of the conference CISOLAR 2019

Welcome address by Vitaliy Daviy, Director, IB Centre Europe 

 

8:45-10:30 SESSION 1. GLOBAL TRENDS OF THE SOLAR ENERGY INDUSTRY AND THEIR IMPACT ON THE UKRAINIAN MARKET

Moderator: Vitaliy Daviy, Director, IB Centre Europe

8:45-8:55 The main trends and drivers of the global solar industry
Sergiy Savchuk, Head of the State Agency on Energy Efficiency;

8:55-9:05 The role of solar energy in the fifth industrial revolution
Nataliya Boyko, Deputy Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine;

9:05-9:15 Solar energy as a driver for the development of the Ukrainian economy
Iurii Gnatuk, Chairman of SC Energorynok;

9:15-9:25 Solar energy as a driver for the development of the Ukrainian economy
Kyrylo Shevchenko, Chairman of the Board of JSB “UKRGASBANK”;

 

9:25-9:40 Is Solar Rocking ? Some observations

Pranav Mehta, Chairman of Global Solar Council;

 

9:40-9:50 The Future of Global Photovoltaics

Eicke Weber, Vice-President, International Solar Energy Society (ISES);

 

9:50-10:00 Change in the rules of the game on the solar energy market: what the industry will look like in 5 years
Vsevolod Kovalchuk, Director of SE NPC Ukrenergo; 

 

10:00-10:10 - to be confirmed
Sergiy Shakalov, CEO, KNESS;

 

10:10-10:20 - to be confirmed
Philip Leclebush, CEO, DTEK Renewables

 

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

 

11:00-12:30 SESSION 2. SOLAR ENERGY DEVELOPMENT IN THE CONTEXT OF THE AUCTION SYSTEM: HINDRANCE OR NEW OPPORTUNITIES

Moderator: Marian Willuhn, Editor, PV Magazine Group GmbH&Co KG

 

11:00-11:15 - to be confirmed
Viktor Kurtiev, General Director of Metropoliya Group;

11:15-11:25  Greece's national renewable and PV plan towards 2030
Stelios Loumakis, Chairman of the Hellenic Association of Photovoltaic Energy Producers;

11:25-11:35  - to be confirmed
Narek Tunian, RECOM;

11:35-11:45 - Renewable Energy in Kazakhstan: issues and prospects

Arman Kashkinbekov, CEO, Association of Renewable Energy of Kazakhstan;

 

11:45-11:55 - West Balkan and Albania, Renewable energy investment potential

Erlet Shaqe, Chairman, Albanian Energy Association

 

11:55-12:05 - Solar energy development in Finland

Christer Nyman, Chairman, Finnish Solar Energy Association

12:05-12:15 - Digital side of Solar - beyond platforms, connectivity and automation
Natalie Samovich, Head of Research and Innovation, Enercoutim;

 

12:30-13:30 Lunch

 

13:30-15:00 SESSION 3. SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS MODELS IN THE SPHERE OF SOLAR ENERGY: HOW TO INCREASE PROFIT AND MINIMIZE RISKS

Moderator: Rodion Morozov, Head of Ecological Projects Department, Ukrgasbank

 

13:30-13:40 - Risk management and quality assurance during the construction of solar power plants
Halil Demirdag, CEO, Smart Energy

13:40-13:50 - Generate and consume. Solar rooftops in the conditions of the new Ukrainian electricity market
Dmytro Merkulov, Chief Commercial Officer, Helios Strategia;

13:50-14:00 - LONGi Solar Hi-MO PERC Technology – The Solution for Successful Business Models
Jian Cui, Senior Product&Marketing Manager, LONGi Solar;

14:00-14:10 - Modern approaches to realization of projects in conditions of transformation of the market of solar energy of Ukraine
Oleksandr Kudin, Purchasing manager, Avenston

14:10-14:20 - High Efficiency Solar Panel Technology - Eclipse!
Ray Wang, Regional Sales Director of Eastern Europe, Africa and Latin America, Seraphim;

14:20-14:30 - High Efficiency Solar Products and Feasible Solutions For Ukrainian Market
Maria Samoila, Senior Sales Manager Eastern Europe, GCL

14:30-14:40 - Durable, reliable and ultra-high performance panels leading to lower LCOE in utility scale projects
Yevgen Prydatko, Business development manager, Jinko Solar;

14:40-14:50 - to be confirmed
Rodion Morozov, Head of Ecological Projects Department, Ukrgasbank

 

15:00-15:30 Coffee break

 

15:30-17:00 SESSION 4.1. TECHNOLOGICAL SOLUTIONS AND SERVICES IN THE SPHERE OF SOLAR ENERGY

Moderator: Sergei Lesechko, Business development director, Avenston

 

15:30-15:40 - Car-roof PV, possibilities and challenges

Kenji Araki, IEA PVPS Task17 Expert, Toyota Technological Institute;

 

15:40-15:50 - Unique solutions from Huawei Technologies to reduce the payback period of solar station

Anton Abramov, Director, Photomate;

15:50-16:00 -  Module Selection for Utility Solar
Sonia Benard, VP Sales Europe&Africa, Talesun;

16:00-16:10 - What will be the next generation of solar modules?
Morgane Fleurancе, Product manager, JA Solar;

16:10-16:20 - Advanced PV Technologies and Storage applications for commercial & utility scale solar plants
Mauro Rivola, Deputy Managing Director&Sales Director, Ingeteam Srl;

16:20-16:30 - Why active cooling is the better technology for power electronics and its effect on the importance of a good power derating behavior of high quality solar string inverters
Benjamin Fischer, Area Sales Manager - Eastern Europe, Baltic States, Central Asia, Fronius;

16:30-16:40 - Solar Tracking solutions in CIS market for utility-scale projects
Frederic Conchy, CMO, ArcelorMittal Projects Solar;

16:40-16:50 - to be confirmed
Aleksei Shevtsov, Director of Sales and Marketing, Meganom;

 

16:50-17:20 Coffee break

 

17:20-18:30 SESSION 4.2. TECHNOLOGICAL SOLUTIONS AND SERVICES IN THE SPHERE OF SOLAR ENERGY

Moderator: Alexander Dubovoi, CEO, Electro-Activ;

 

17:20-17:30 - to be confirmed
Dimitris Titopoulos, Executive Director, Suntech Power;

17:30-17:40 - to be confirmed
Alexandr Navrotski, Chief Executive, MBI Development

17:40-17:50 -  Services that provide the maximum yield
Denis Baidinov, Head of division operation and maintenance, UNISOLAR;

17:50-18:00 - Amerisolar: How to Be a Reliable Solar Energy and PV-tech Service Provider
Jane Xu, BD and Sales Director, Amerisolar;

18:00-18:10 - Compact 30kW inverter for residential applications
Riccardo Filosa, Sales Director, Zucchetti Centro Sistemi (ZCS);

18:10-18:20 - Rooftop solar as the step to the future for businesses
Danylo Bondarenko, Chief engineer, ETL Group

18:20-18:30 - Maintenance and monitoring of solar power plants
Jaromir Rehak, CEO, Solartec HOLDING

 

19:00 - CEREMONY CISOLAR AWARDS 2019, CISOLAR PARTY