Invitation to STORM event Digital Heat

Invitation to Digital Heat Event

Smart district energy networks are a crucial prerequisite for the large-scale utilisation of low-carbon and renewable energy at the heart of the city. It is our pleasure to invite you to the Digital Heat event! It takes place on 29 May from 9:45 to 18:30 in Brussels at the L42 venue.

Digital Heat is jointly organised by the STORM and FLEXYNETS projects and will showcase the latest technology developments on digitalisation in the district energy sector and beyond. The topics that will be discussed include smart district energy, sector coupling, electricity grid and storage integration, smart district heating controllers, as well as big data, cyber security and innovative business models, including blockchain.

The confirmed line-up of speakers includes high-level officials from EU institutions, industry experts and EU association representatives, please see below for details.

Don’t miss out on THE conference on digitalisation in DHC this year! Registrations are free of charge but spots are allocated on a first come first served basis. Secure your spot now!

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Programme & Speakers

Welcome Coffee & Registration

Keynote Speeches

  • Paul Voss - Managing Director, Euroheat & Power

  • Svet Mihaylov - Policy Officer, European Commission, DG Connect

Results of STORM project

  • Christian Johansson - CTO, NODA

  • Sofia Lettenbichler - Project Officer, DHC+ Technology Platform

Panel 1: Smart energy management systems

Moderator: Alessandro Provaggi, Head of DHC+ Technology Platform

  • Anton Koller - Divisional President District Energy, Danfoss

  • Matteo Pozzi - Partner & Chief Executive Officer, Optit

  • Ebba Löfblad - Partner & Senior Consultant, Profu

  • Clotilde Perraudin - Senior Vice President Strategy & Innovation Dalkia (tbc)

Lunch & networking

Results of FLEXYNETS project

  • Roberto Fedrizzi - Group Leader, EURAC

  • Dirk Pietruschka - Managing Director, Enisyst (tbc)

Panel 2: Energy sector coupling

Moderator: Ralf-Roman Schmidt - Senior Research Engineer, AIT (tbc)

  • Cristian Muresan - Head of the Engie Lab 'Future Buildings and Cities'

  • Frauke Thies - Executive Director, smartEn

  • Rodolphe de Beaufort - Project Director Digital, Tilia

  • Daniel Trier - Head of Department & Project Manager, PlanEnergi

Final remarks

  • Jens Bartholmes - Policy Officer, European Commission, DG Energy (tbc)

Cocktail Reception

We are looking forward to welcoming you at the Digital Heat event!


The DHC+ Team c/o Euroheat & Power

On behalf of the STORM Project Consortium Members

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