Smart Grid Technology Watch Event Presentations
Claremorris - September 18th 2014.


Session 1Session 2
The Role of Smart Grids in Irish Energy Policy
Bob Hanna, Chief Technical Advisor, Department of Communications, Energy & Natural Resources

Smart Grids: Irelandís Unique Opportunity
Doireann Barry, Smart Grid Programme Manager

Technological Innovation in Smart Grid Development
Dr. Andrew Keane, Smart Networks

Smart Grid Services
Tony Carroll, Chief Executive, Smart Grid Ireland

The Integration of Renewable Energy onto the Existing Grid
Dr Norman MacLeod, Technical Director, HVDC

Electrifying the future - a strong solution to climate change
Theo Bosma, Head of Power & Electrification Program DNV-GL

European Perspective on Smart Grids
Heidi Lenaerts, CEO, Smart Grids Flanders

The Potential for Achieving Zero-Carbon Electricity
Generation to Meet Demand in The Shetland Islands

John McClatchey BSc PhD MBA FRMetS Senior Research Fellow, Environmental Research Institute (ERI)

Session 3Session 4
Horizon 2020: Turning New Ideas into Innovation
Dr. Martina Prendergast, Ryan Institute, NUI Galway

(SME) Support for Business Growth
Kevin Donnelly, Cleantech

Smart Grid Standards Development
Brian Abbott, National Standards Authority of Ireland

Renewable Energy R&D Tax Credits
Brian Thornton, KPMG

Case Study SME Success in the Smart Grid Arena
Mike McCormack, FMC-Tech Ltd

Distributed Intelligence, Enabling, Smart Networks
Brian OíNeill, Energy & Infrastructure Solution Sales, Schneider

Technological Innovation in Smart Grid Development
Aiden Cawley, Energy Management Business Siemens

The ecar Ireland Project
John Whelan, ESB ecars

Smart Buildings
Dr. Marcus Keane , NUI Galway

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