Day 1
14 Feb 2016
10:30 to 11:00

KEYNOTE 1: Utility 2.0 - The evolving global landscape
Mr. Philippe Joubert, Executive Chair – Global Electricity Initiative, UK Download

11:00 to 12:00
Plenary 1: Utility Impact - DE-CARBONIZATION

Mr. Knox Msebenzi, Executive Director - The Power Institute for East and Southern Africa, South Africa
Low Carbon Generation: Technology Choices & Imperatives Download

Mr. Shah Nawaz Ahmad, Senior Advisor - World Nuclear Association, London
De-carbonization: Nuclear opportunities and challenges Download

Mr. Hardev Juj, Vice President - Bonneville Power Administration, USA
Drivers of Change: Economics, Technology, Government Policy or Customer/ social Preferences Download

Mr. Elad Shaviv, Chief Executive Officer - Israeli Smart Energy Association, Israel
De-Carbonization as a driver for innovation in the energy playground Download

12:00 to 13:00
Plenary 2 - Demand Paradigms
14:00 to 14:30
14:30 to 15:30
Plenary 3: Policy & Regulation

Mr. Derek Lickorish MBE, Chairman - Fuel Poverty Advisory Group, UK
Role of State & policy: Investments, Subsidy & Carbon Pricing / tax, customer interest Download

Dr. Gideon Friedmann, Technologies & Renewable Energy Section Manager, Ministry of National Infrastructures – Energy and Water Resources, Israel
What do we regulate? Future of Regulations: USO, RPO, FIT, cost to Serve, Investment guarantees & Stranded Assets, Utility Financials, Market Failures Download

Mr. S. K. Soonee, Chief Executive Officer - POSOCO, India
GRID Management: Regulatory framework & Compliance Download

19:30 to 21:30

World Utility Summit Gala Dinner
Venue: Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway, Dr. Raj Kumar Road, Bengaluru

Prof. Ad van Wijk, Professor - Future Energy Systems - Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Keynote: Future Energy Systems Download

Day 2
15 Feb 2016
09:30 to 10:00

KEYNOTE 3: Utility 2.0 - Economics of Electricity
Mr. Cherif Seye, Financial Advisor - African Development Bank, Africa Download

10:00 to 11:00
Plenary 4: Re-defined role for utilities and growth prospects
11:30 to 12:30
Case in Point Session: Utility Management and Business Model Innovations

Case study 1: Shri. L. Chuaungo, IAS, Principal Secretary, Energy and Petrochemical Department - Government of Gujrat, India
Turnaround of Gujrat State Distribution Companies Download

Case study 2: Mr. Anup Mondal, Senior Executive Vice President - Reliance ADA, India
Journey Towards Excellence – Experience from Private Distribution Company Download

13:30 to 14:00

KEYNOTE 4: Utility 2.0 - Technology Roadmap
Dr. Massoud Amin, Chairman - IEEE Smart Grid, USA Download

14:00 to 15:00
Plenary 5 - Digitization