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Energy digitalization: challenges and opportunities for the industry

What are the the industrial implications of Europe’s digital energy revolution? What new business models do we need to make the best of it? What policy frameworks do we need to facilitate this development?

Date: January 17, 2018, 12:30 pm Topic: Energy & Climate

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EVENT MATERIALS

Presentation by Laura Cozzi
Presentation by Jean Jacques Marchais
Presentation by Hans Nieman

summary

Digital technologies are set to make the European energy system more connected, intelligent, efficient, reliable and sustainable. Data collection and exchange are growing exponentially, creating digital threats but also valuable opportunities. In this rapidly evolving context, the European energy industry has both the challenge and the opportunity to reinvent itself. With this event, Bruegel aims at fostering a discussion about the industrial implications of Europe’s digital energy revolution, the new business models needed to make the best of it, and the policy frameworks required to facilitate all these developments.

Schedule

Jan 17, 2018

12:30-13:00

Check-in and lunch

13:00-14:00

Panel discussion

Chair: Simone Tagliapietra, Research Fellow

Laura Cozzi, Head of the Energy Demand Outlook Division, World Energy Outlook, International Energy Agency (IEA)

Jean Jacques Marchais, Director of Energy Efficiency Standardisation and Regulation, Schneider Electric

Hans Nieman, Senior Vice President, Business Energy Products, Prysmian Group

Mark van Stiphout, Deputy Head of Unit, New energy technologies, innovation and clean coal, European Commission

14:00-14:30

Q&A

14:30

End

Speakers

Laura Cozzi

Head of the Energy Demand Outlook Division, World Energy Outlook, International Energy Agency (IEA)

Jean Jacques Marchais

Director of Energy Efficiency Standardisation and Regulation, Schneider Electric

Hans Nieman

Senior Vice President, Business Energy Products, Prysmian Group

Mark van Stiphout

Deputy Head of Unit, New energy technologies, innovation and clean coal, European Commission

Simone Tagliapietra

Research Fellow

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

matilda.sevon@bruegel.org

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