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International Workshop
Global Energy Interconnections; Status and Perspectives
Realizing the Asia Super Grid

8 September 2016


Draft Programme

Please click the speakers' names to check the profiles.


Opening, ice breaking
Tomas Kåberger
Chair of Executive Board, Renewable Energy Institute

Session 1 Status quo and concept of international grid connection
Moderator :Tomas Kåberger
Chair of Executive Board, Renewable Energy Institute

Bo Normark DL
Senior Policy Advisor, Renewable Energy Institute Chairman of Project ‘Electricity Crossroads,’
Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences
Haibin Wan DL
Deputy Director General, Global Energy Interconnection Development and Cooperation Organization (GEIDCO)
Hiroshi Okamoto DL
Managing Executive Officer, Director of Business Technology
Strategy Research Institute, Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings
Takeo Kikkawa DL
Professor, Tokyo University of Science
JaeYoung Yoon DL
Principle Researcher, Korean Electrotechnology Research Institute

Session 2 Technical status of international grid connection
Moderator:Bo Normark
 Senior Policy Advisor, Renewable Energy Institute

Ronnie Belmans DL
Executive Director at Global Smart Grid Federation Honorary Chairman of the Board of Directors, Elia
Rajendra Iyer DL
Senior Vice President, ABB Grid Systems
Ola Alterå DL
CEO, Sustainable Innovation Chair, the Swedish Government Committee on Policies for a Circular Economy

Session 3 Market and finance of international grid connection
Moderator :Per Christer Lund
Science and Technology Counsellor at Innovation Norway

Dörte Fouquet DL
 Lawyer/Partner, Becker Buettner Held
Teruhisa Oi DL
 Senior Energy Specialist, Asia Development Bank
Hans-Arild Bredesen DL
 CEO, Nord Pool Consulting, NORD POOL
Tore Irgens Kuhnle DL
 Manager, Enterprise Risk Management, DNV GL

Session 4 Japan’s situation and challenges

Moderator:Hiroshi Takahashi Professor, Tsuru University

Mika Ohbayashi DL
Director, Renewable Energy Institute
 Per Christer Lund DL
 Science and Technology Counsellor at Innovation Norway
 Ryuichi Yokoyama DL
Professor Emeritus, Waseda University

Time/Date : Thursday, 8 September 2016
10:00 - 18:00 (gate opens at 9:30)
Venue : Hall D7, Tokyo International Forum (3 Chome-5-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tōkyō- ) Access:MAP
Organized by : Renewable Energy Institute
Admission : Free (Prior registration required)
*Registration is accepted on a first-come-first-served basis.
*English-Japanese simultaneous interpretation will be available.


External Links

  • JCI 気候変動イニシアティブ
  • 自然エネルギーで豊かな日本を創ろう!アクション
  • irelp
  • 全球能源互联网发展合作组织

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