19th Czech Energy Congress

The energy sector transformation III
... and what about the Czech energy sector?

2nd – 3rd April 2019, Praha

The 19th Czech Energy Congress is organised under the auspices of Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic and Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic.

From 8:30 Welcome and registration

9:00 – 9:05

Opening

Lenka Štricová

CEO, Business Forum, s.r.o., Prague

 

9:05 – 9:10

Introduction by the facilitator

Zdeněk Fousek, energy specialist, KALMAN TRADE, s.r.o., Prague

Session 1: 9:00 – 12:30

RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN THE GLOBAL AND EUROPEAN ENERGY SECTOR

Facilitator: Zdeněk Fousek, energy specialist, KALMAN TRADE, s.r.o., Prague

INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE

 

9:10 – 9:40

KEY NOTE

World Energy Outlook 2018 - Key Trends in Energy Sector

Vladimír Kubeček, University of Economics, Prague

 

9:40 – 10:20

Energy policy in the Netherlands, the search to half greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 in an energy intensive country.

Pieter Boot, Head of Department, Department of Climate, Air and Energy, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, Haag

 

Panel discussion

10:20 – 10:40

Coffee Break

HOME SCENE

 

10:40 – 11:50

Panel discussion: Is the decision making process appropriately designed in the ČR to reflect the multifaceted character of the energy sector?

IMPULSE KEY NOTE:

Necessary prerequisites for a good and effective energy policy – what are we missing in the ČR?

Vladimír Kubeček, University of Economics, Prague

Panellists:

  • Petr Holub, Managing Director, Šance pro budovy, (Chance for Buildings), Prague
  • Tomáš Hüner, Head of the Energy Management Division, Siemens, s.r.o., Prague
  • Rostislav Krejcar, Member of the Board, Energy Regulatory Office, Prague
  • René Neděla, Vice-minister, Energy Section, Ministry of Industry and Trade, Prague
  • Jiří Pohl, Senior Engineer, Siemens Mobility, s.r.o., Prague

Time for your questions and discussion (Q&A Session)

 

11:50 – 12:10

Introduction of the Carbon Tax and Its Impact on the Czech Energy Sector

Jiří Spitz, consultant - specialist, ENVIROS, s.r.o., Prague

 

12:10 – 12:30

Impact of the CO2 Allowance Price Increase on the District Heating Sector

Miroslav Zajíček, Head of the Business Strategy, Veolia Energie ČR, a.s., Prague

12:30 – 13:45

Lunch break

Session 2: 13:45 – 17:15

NEW TRENDS IN THE DISTRIBUTION AND TRANSMISSION

Facilitator: Martin Cmíral, CEO, LEEF Technologies, s.r.o., Prague

13:45 – 13:50

Introduction by the facilitator

 

13:50 – 14:10

High Capacity Energy Storage System at Mydlovary

Martin Záklasník, Chairman of the Board, E.ON Energie, a.s. and Managing Director, E.ON Česká republika, s.r.o., Prague

 

14:10 – 14:30

ČEZ Distribuce Strategy in the area of digitisation by 2030 – real impact of digitisation

Radek Lamich, Manager in the Distributor´s Strategic Operations Unit, ČEZ Distribuce, a.s., Prague

 

14:30 – 14:50

Dynamics of the Distribution Network

Stanislav Votruba, Head of Network Strategy Section, PREdistribuce, a.s., Prague

14:50 – 15:10

Coffee break

15:10 – 15:30

Flexibility from the Perspective of ČEPS, the Grid Operator,

Karel Vinkler, Head of the Innovation and Development of New Technologies Section, ČEPS, a.s., Prague

 

15:30 – 15:40

Trends in Ancillary Services

Miroslav Zajíček, Head of Business Strategy, Veolia Energie ČR, a.s., Prague

 

Panel discussion

 

16:10 – 16:30

Peer-to-peer Trading and Green Electricity

Stanislav Chvála, CEO, Nano Energies, a.s., Prague

 

16:30 – 16:50

PVE Development Prospects in the Czech Republic by 2030

Jan Krčmář, Chairman of the Board, Solar Association, Prague

 

Panel discussion

 

17:15

Networking and cocktail

Business Forum welcomes you most cordially to the cocktail held at Grand Majestic Plaza from from 17:15 to 19:00 on Tuesday, 2nd April 2019.

We are looking forward to meeting you there!