Smart Grids and Cleanpower 2011 Conference

Discovering the smart grid value network, and industry-trusted energy gap cleaner power road map

Where: Murray Edwards College, Buckingham House Conference Centre, Cambridge, England CB3 0DR

When: 10:00-17:30, 23-24 June 2011

Executive briefing Days=2; Room capacity=140; Talks=30; Panels = 30 mins * 7; Networking = 5hrs; Expo = yes, 12 booths; Who=CxOs, Heads of x; Level=Strategic/technical; Type=industrial, commercial, business, networking conference.
"If you want to discover innovation, understand the key players, issues, and market structure, meet, do business, this is the conference for you."

Speaker Synopses and Bios

Actual job title excerpts of delegates: Partner, Director, Managing Director, Regional Facilitator, Managing Director, Analyst, CTO, Head of business development, Strategy Planning Manager, Research Director, Director of Transmission, Head of future Networks, Director, Head of Marketing and Business Development, Trade Advisor, Director - Industrials Group, Director - Energy and Installation Sectors, Founder Director, PhD Student, Chief Technical Officer, CIO.

Talks as PDF 2011

Justin Hayward, Mike McCreary, CIR Strategy
Stuart Cook, Ofgem
Dave Openshaw, UK Power Networks
Martin Pollock, Siemens
Robert Barnes, ARM plc
Darren Govey, Renesas
Florin Udrea, Camsemi
David Paton, Venner Shipley
Andrew Melchior, TSB
Florin Udrea, Camsemi
Pilgrim Beart, AlertMe
Mike Parr, Andres Larriera, Hitachi Europe
David Lewis, Schneider Electric
Alan Higginson, UK Power Networks
Genevieve Maltais-Boisvert, Novusmodus
Stephen Cunningham, Landis and Gyr

Graham Ford, Mansion Ecopartners
Andy Boston, EON UK New Build and Technology
Bill Nuttall, Judge Business School
Michael O'Neill, Climate Change Capital
Steve Clarke, Mainstream Renewable Power
Matthew Knight, Siemens
Alan South, Solar Century
Michael Kelly, Cambridge University
Ron Oxburgh


Genevieve Maltais-Boisvert A Presentation
Video with slides
, Director, Novusmodus 
Investment Trends in Cleantech 
Simon Higgins Video

Solutions Architect, Arqiva

Smart grids: introduction and infrastructure

Martin Pollock Video

Dir of M&A, Siemens Energy

What's the smart grid for? Who needs it? 

Martin Ansell Video,

General Manager Smallworld, GE Energy

What's happening right now - Real. Smart. Solutions.  

Ian Drew Video,


Green technologies 

Panel Q&A  

Rizwan Ahmad Video,

Director, Dialight plc

Why we need smart metering and what it'll mean for the UK 

Chris Wright Video,

CTO, Moixa Technology

Home energy systems 

Pilgrim Beart Video,

Founder, AlertMe

Smart home management platforms 

Panel Q&A

Lunch and Exhibition

David Eurin Video

, Head of Energy, Analysys Mason

How energy efficiency requirements will drive demand for smart grids 

Simon Anderson Video

, COO, Green Energy Options

The need for real time feedback 

Steve Horley Video,

MD, AlertMe

Consumer demand 

Andrew Hill Video

, Tesco plc

Consumer priorities and barriers 

Panel Q&A

Ben Kott (live link Mountain View, CA - no slides or video), EMEA Green Business, Google

Green / energy initiatives at Google 

Etienne Pollard (no slides used, no video), Senior Associate, Good Energies

Good investments 

Nick Coutts Video,

CIR Strategy

Building routes to customers 

Sarah Harrison Video

, Ofgem

Sustainability and regulation 

Keith Dickerson Video

, ITU (United Nations Agency)

Global grid development standards 

Prof Mike Kelly Video

, CU & former Govt CSA

When will Engineering Reality enter the UK Energy Policy Debate? 

Panel Q&A

Virtual Advisory Panel for CIR Conferences Cleantech

 CIR Panel

Professor Brian Collins (Chief Scientific Adviser, DfT & BIS)
Rt Hon Lord Smith of Finsbury, Chair Environment Agency
Nicholas Coutts MA
Dr Sarah Darby Oxford Univ
Professor Pete Dobson FInstP CPhys Oxford Univ
Justin Hayward PhD MASt MBA (Cantab)
Michael McCreary CEng
Baron Oxburgh KBE FRS
Peter Sharratt MA DipArch Dip(IDBE) WSP Gp
Sir Crispin Tickell, GCMG, KCVO, MA (Oxon) DSc (Hon)(Cranfield), FRSGS (Hon)
Distinguished Professor John Urry Lancaster University
Professor Ian White FREng Pro-VC Cambridge University

Media Partners for this conference

 CIR Strategy