Public Events

Better Grids for Clean Energy - Joint T&D Europe and Europacable Conference and Networking Event

22 November 2017


  • 14:30 Welcome

    by Gerhard Seyrling, General Manager Grid Automation GE Connections, President T&D Europe and Pascal Portevin, Chairman of the Executive Board, Nexans, Member Europacable

  • 14:45 Keynote speech
  • 15:10 The political context: Creating the framework for Europe´s energy transition
  • 15:20 Panel discussion: Which electricity grids will Europe need to succeed in meeting its ambitions?

    Moderation: Volker Wendt, Europacable

    Catharina Sikow-Magny, Head of Unit DG Energy, European Commission * Marian Harkin, MEP * Robert Schroeder, ENTSO-E * Jochen Kreusel, ABB * Raul Gil, Prysmian

  • 16:20 Coffee break
  • 16:45 Panel discussion: How can we ensure the development of smart, digital-ready and energy efficient grids throughout Europe?

    Moderation: Laure Dulière, T&D Europe

    Luc Hossenlopp, Schneider Electric

  • 17:45 Conclusion
  • 18:30 Networking Cocktail
  • 19:30 Walking Dinner

Practical Information

 BluePoint Building, Boulevard Auguste Reyers 80, Brussels