14-15 August 2019
MCEC, Melbourne

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Event Highlights

Event Highlights

As well as the AUSTRALIAN ENERGY SUMMIT there is a host of FREE TO ATTEND events taking place at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre on 14th and 15 August 2019 as part of the AUSTRALIAN ENERGY SERIES.

This includes four FREE TO ATTEND co-located events:

AUW Small Logo       Distributech Small Logo     Powergen Small Logo        Solar Vision Small Logo


With 3,000+ attendees anticipated, you’ll be among likeminded industry professionals. We have created a host of opportunities to ensure you leave having met, networked and formed strategic partnerships with the people and organisations who will help drive your business forward.

Here are a few ways to be more actively involved, including access to knowledge hubs which provide a series of FREE to attend programs of dynamic presentations and engaging Q&As allowing you to learn and network with industry experts.

GENERATION HUB

Presentations covering the power generation market from traditional sources to large scale renewable technologies will be featured along with storage solutions.Hear how the generation industry is rapidly transforming.Topics include:

  • The Digital Power Plant
  • Large Scale Solar and  Storage
  • Emissions Monitoring and Control
  • Wind Farm Asset Management
  • Peak Generation Asset Utilization

TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION HUB

As variable renewable energy is rapidly introduced into the system the grid must be upgraded to accommodate intermittent power. At the same time network companies are moving to accommodate the sharing economy through microgrids and other off grid solutions.Cutting edge presentations include:

  • Modeling the Grid for Decentralized Energy
  • Cyber Security and the Grid
  • Analytics and Asset Security
  • Developing a System for Electric Vehicle Chargers
  • Bringing Intelligence to the Edge of the Grid

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION HUB

Digital transformation is sweeping the power and utility industry.This is not only being seen at the user interface where IOT and Big Data are leading the way to a customer facing approach, but digital solutions are critical to plant optimization and network operations.Exciting presentations include:

  • IOT for today’s Utility
  • Smart Meters and Distribution Systems
  • Machine Learning and Analytics for Better Customer Service
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Understanding TLM

INDUSTRY COLLABORATION PRESENTATIONS

Covering sessions on the people, projects, innovations in the energy sector as well as a focus on regional developments & opportunities.

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TECH & INNOVATION ZONE

Cutting edge presentations providing technology solutions and innovations to the energy sector. Learn what's new, what's hot, and what's actually working RIGHT NOW… and they are all FREE to attend.

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ROUND TABLE DISCUSSIONS

A series of engaging round table discussions, on key industry topics each hosted by an industry expert will take place. As a delegate you will have the opportunity to be an active participant. 

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VIP BREAKFAST FORUMS

A series of Breakfast Forum will focus on key industry topics hosted by leading industry figures / organisations. Numbers will be strictly limited and invite only

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BUSINESS MATCHING & MEETING LOUNGES

The Business Matching & Meeting Lounge will allow you to conduct your meetings in a dedicated business lounge at the event. Facilities provide for private and semi-private meetings areas as well allowing you to simply to grab a complimentary drink and catch up with industry colleagues.

VIP & SPEAKERS LOUNGE

A dedicated lounge has also been created to allow invited VIP’s, Speakers and Industry Partners to network away from the hustle and bustle of the event.

Because of the strict admission to this area, the likelihood is that you'll meet like-minded individuals and it becomes a great place to start new relationships and discover business opportunities.

AUSTRALIAN ENERGY SERIES EVENT APP

The dedicated Event App will be the most widely used piece of technology prior to, during and after the event allowing you to schedule meetings with the businesses and people you wish to meet

BUSINESS CONCIERGE

Companies can also choose to sponsor and brand a private meeting room which includes exclusive access to the concierge service. The concierge will help organise and manage sponsors and exhibitors’ diaries in real time. By understanding your requirements of who you want to meet they will arrange a number of pre-set meetings for you throughout the event. The concierge will also be available onsite within the Business Matching & Meeting Lounge to assist you with any last-minute arrangements.

INITIATE! STARTUP

Initiate! is the perfect platform for startups, students, young professionals and established professionals to share ideas and innovations.

The need for innovation and change in the industry is apparent and happening. Adopting new technologies, acquiring new talents or forming new partnerships will create positive change. The Initiate! accelerator programme stimulates this change by including all players in the eco-system – all with the intention to catapult the industry forward.

Watch this space! But not for too long... details coming soon!

ENERGY INDUSTRY NETWORKING RECEPTIONS

A series of networking receptions will be open to delegates providing a perfect opportunity to meet and mingle with our speakers, VIPs and fellow attendees.

EXPLORE OPPORTUNITIES

FACTS AND FIGURES FOR AUSTRALIAN ENERGY SERIES 2019

  • 3000
    ATTENDEES
  • 200
    INDUSTRY SPEAKERS
  • 150
    LEADING EXHIBITORS