ASIA POWER WEEK 2017 CONFERENCE THEMES

Asia Power Week conference sessions provide the highest level of quality in technical content. Featuring a peer-reviewed programme specifically designed to provide the latest in technologies, trends and market updates, this exceptional programme provides delegates with important, need-to-know information. The following describes in summary the issues
and topics being covered in the conference streams.

For the full conference programme, including details about the presentations and speakers, CLICK HERE.

    

TRENDS, PROJECTS & PLANNING

Understanding the policy direction and drivers in Asia’s most active power markets is an essential prerequisite for all those investing or supplying goods or services in the region. Handpicked presentations will give you the inside track and reveal some interesting trends in the region. The theme includes a valuable look at China’s One Belt, One Road strategy.

    

DIGITALIZATION

One word that is about to transform the energy landscape – Digitalization. Learn about its transformative impact on all parts of the electricity sector, empowering customers and providing the building blocks of the energy internet. Learn about the emerging energy cloud, the opportunities that the internet of things offers and the need to manage the risks of cyber intrusions.

    

FINANCE & INVESTMENT

Always a top of mind topic for a power sector which is looking to attract infrastructure investment in this growth region. Current experience and structuring options will be explored by finance experts across four conference sessions, two of which focus specifically on renewable finance. All session will feature short presentation from the invited specialists, following by a moderated panel debate to answer the question of where the money is coming from.

    

OPTIMIZING PLANT OPERATION

Whether it is through modernization or upgrades or improved asset management and monitoring, plant owners are under ever increasing pressure to achieve maximum efficiency in operation. This theme reveals the pick of technologies and most noted examples that can transform availability and make vital improvement on returns.

    

POWER TECHNOLOGIES

Learn the latest thinking in power technologies in both large centralised plants and in distributed generation.  The sessions will feature all major gas turbines and combined cycle developments including their capabilities for flexible generation.  Emissions reduction solutions are examined along with advancements in clean coal technology.

    

INTEGRATION, STORAGE & DISTRIBUTED GENERATION

A group of sessions which combines topics central to a transforming power generation and delivery sector.  Now is the time to get up to speed on decentralised energy developments, how energy storage is already impacting the industry and the solutions that are being deployed to manage increased intermittent generation.

    

RENEWABLE ENERGY STRATEGY 

Renewable energy now accounts for the majority of worldwide power investment but how will this play out in Asia and what impact will it have on market design? These issues will be tackled by leading experts, along with an analysis of opportunities in renewable energy financing.

 

 

 

 

 

    

RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES

The steep development curve in renewable technology continues and the Renewable Energy World Asia technology theme will look ahead at some new ideas both in established technologies like wind and waste to energy as well as some more emerging and innovative alternatives. Sessions will also look at how to improve power quality and dispatch.