ASGS AFRICA SMART GRID SUMMIT

The main platform for energy market demand & business network

30 sep - 01 oct 2019

Tunis – Tunisia

UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE HEAD OF GOVERNMENT OF TUNISIA MR. YOUSSEF CHAHED
AFRICA SMART GRID SUMMIT ASGS, aimed at bringing together 350 energy leaders, and will provide a platform for debate, and action, with an opportunity for African decision makers, investors and developers to network and move energy projects forward throughout 2-days, of high level conference and intensive B2B meetings.
With about $600 Billion market value of large projects to be implemented in Africa, energy upscale and access to electricity remain the main priority and focus across the continent. Africa Smart Grid Summit offer a unique compact platform for Exchanging knowledge and expertise about latest power and grid technologies, with a focus on the smart grid technology, smart power generation, renewable solutions, energy efficiency and smart metering.

TUNISIA THE PLACE FOR BUSINESS

How does one small country play host to such a vast energy business ecosystem?


Thanks to our strategic geography, Tunisia’s young economic activities are organized into various designated industrial parks and economic zones.

From Tunis to Remada, the country enhance effective African network for businesses, and offer strategic meeting spot, connecting the entire world with African leaders.



WHY ATTEND ASGS

Get latest insights on demand and supply in Africa

Meet the future market requirements

Secure meetings with key decision makers and Energy Technology suppliers

Stay up-to-date with new technologies, renewable energy solutions and emerging trends

Maintain leading market position


Who´s Speaking

Confirmed Speakers

Mr. Youssef CHAHED
Head of government of TUNISIA
Mr. Moncef HARRABI
Chairman of STEG TUNISIA
Mr. Slim FERIANI
Minister of Industry, Energy and mines TUNISIA
Mr. Anouar MAAROUF
Minister of Communication Technologies and Digital Economy
Mr. Omar BAHI
Minister of Trade TUNISIA
Mr. Ghazi CHEBBI
C.E.O of SACEM GROUP - TUNISIA
Mr. Abel Didier TELLA
General Manager –ASEA
Mr. Gonçalo LACERDA
International Development Director - EDP PORTUGAL
Mr. Anis JOUINI
CEO R&D and Innovation – INES, Head of Solar Technologies Department – CEA/LITEN – FRANCE
Mr. Jovan VOJASINOVIC
IDIS Ambassador President&CEO at METER&CONTROL - SERBIA
Mr. Sherif KAFAFI
A Commercial senior executive and a Technical expert in Smart utilities, Energy Management and ICT - ELSEWEDY ELECTRIC- EGYPT
Mrs. Jana GOTTSTEIN
Senior VP Business Development at CORINEX - CANADA
Mrs. Asma BELKHIR
General Manager of E-electricity - U.A.E
Mr. Matias KOUASSI
DGA at POLE DISTRIBUTION CIE – Cote d’Ivoire
Mrs. LYDIE Umubyeyi
Managing Director of AFRICA SMART INVESTMENTS – RWANDA
Mr. Francis ELISHA
Energy Expert - FRANCE
Mrs. Ghada ISMAEIL
Ministry of ENERGY - EGYPT
Mr. Zyed TIRA
Director Information Systems -ORANGE TUNISIA
Mr. Filipe Melo DE SAMPAIO
Senior Manager at DELOITTE – PORTUGAL
Mr.Adrian TIMBUS
Technology and Solutions Manager Smart Grids and Renewables at ABB –SWITZERLAND
Mr. Mike BALLARD
Vice-President at Oracle Utilities – EMEA - FRANCE
Mr Salim SAHLI
Area Sales Manager at ENSTO NOVEXIA - FRANCE
Mr. Jess THOMPSON-HUGHES
VP at SMART ENERGY WATER - UK
Mr. Zouhair KEFI
enior Vice President Segment Energy at ELEKTRONIK GMBH Refu – GERMANY
Mr. Johannes TRUBY
Director Economic Advisory – Energy sector of DELOITTE - FRANCE
Dr.Hosni GHEDIRA
Director of the Research Centre for Renewable Energy Mapping and Assessment at MASDAR Institute - ABU DHABI - U.A.E
Mr Habib DABBABI
the Secretary of State near the Minister of Industry and SMEs
Mr. Stephane WOPE
Regional Sales Manager at PFISTERER - GERMANY


Event Program

KEY DATES FOR ASGS

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Wednesday
Nov 21, 2018
Thursday
Nov 22, 2018
Time subject
08.00 Registration
08.30 Welcome Note by Mr. Moncef HARRABI CEO of STEG
09.00 Opening speech by the Minister of Industry and SMEs Mr. Slim FERIANI
Inaugural speech by The Minister of Communication Technologies and Digital Economy, Mr. Anouar MAAROUF on behalf of the Head of Government of TUNISIA Mr. Youssef CHAHED
AFRICAN ENERGY VISION IN THE DIGITAL ERA
Mr. Abel Didier TELLA, General Manager - ASEA
09.30 SPEEDING UP FOR CHANGE

ENERGY VISION 2030 / SMART GRID - TUNISIA
Mr. Rafik BEZZAOUIA: Head of Department Strategy Group - STEG - TUNISIA

FROM SMART GRID THINKING TO SMART CITIES VISION
Mr.Gonçalo LACERDA: International Development Director of EDP – PORTUGAL

FRENCH SMART GRID APPROACH
Mr. Anis JOUINI CEO R&D and Innovation – INES, Head of Solar Technologies Department – CEA/LITEN – FRANCE

10.30 Coffee and Networking break
11.00 ELSEWEDY ELECTRIC’S SMART SOLUTIONS

Mr. Sherif KAFAFI Regional commercial director EMEA at ISKRAEMECO by ELSEWEDY ELECTRIC - EGYPT
Mr. Medhat MAHER DG ELSEWEDY ELECTRIC T&D - EGYPT
Dr. Yehia SHANKIR DG ELSEWEDY POWER – EGYPT
11.30 SPONSOR SESSION

SACEM GROUP - TUNISIA

IDIS INTEROPERABILITY _ THE BASE FOR SUCCESSFUL ROLLOUT
Mr. Jovan VUJASINOVIC :Ambassador President&CEO at METER&CONTROL - SERBIA

BROADBAND POWERLINE EXPERIENCE IN THE IBERDROLA AND E.ON SMART METERING ROLLOUTS - ARCHITECTURE, FIELD EXPERIENCE AND STANDARDIZATION ROADMAP
Mrs. Jana GOTTSTEIN, Senior VP Business Development at CORINEX - CANADA

THE GLOBAL BUSINESS PLATFORM OF ENERGY SECTOR
Mrs. Asma BELKHIR General Manager of E-electricity - U.A.E
12.15 AFRICAN ENERGY OUTLOOK

EMPOWERING AFRICA/ POWER INTEGRATION
Mr. Francis ELISHA: International Expert - Tony Blair Institute

DEMAND AND SUPPLY THROUGH 2030

Mr. Mohyeddine NEMRI Chairman of EICo– LYBIA
Mr. Matias KOUASSI: DGA at POLE DISTRIBUTION CIE – Cote d’Ivoire
Mrs. Lydie UMUBYEYI : Managing Director of AFRICA SMART INVESTMENTS – RWANDA

13.00 Networking lunch
14.30 African Energy Outlook- DEMAND AND SUPPLY THROUGH 2030

Mr. ZINGIRO MUYENZI Armand: Director Distribution Operations at EUCL – RWANDA
Mr. Caulibaly Baba AHMED: Technical Advisor of DG SONABEL - BURKINA FASO

EGYPTIAN SMART GRID APPROACH
Mrs. Ghada ISMAEIL Ministry of ENERGY - EGYPT

SMART GRID INTEGRATION A WAY OF CHANGE MANAGEMENT
Mrs. Boutheina MANEE Marketing Director at SEWA - U.A.E
15.30 Sponsor Session
TUNISIE TELECOM A STRONG TECHNOLOGY PARTNER - TUNISIA

SMART GRID ROLE FOR CLIENT
Mr. Zied TIRA Director information systems at Orange – TUNISIA

15.50 FINANCING ENERGY PROJECT BY TUNISIAN ACTORS
Mr. Haykel KhADHRAOUI BH – TUNISIA
16.00 Coffee and Networking Break
Time Subject
08.00 Registration
08.30 Welcome Note By Mr. Moncef HARRABI CEO of STEG
09.00 Welcome speech by the Minister of Trade of TUNISIA Mr. Omar BAHI
09.30 SMART GRID PROJECT IN TUNISIA

Mr. Nejib CHTOUROU Director of Technology at STEG – Tunisia
09.45 GRID MODERNIZATION AND SMART GRID SOLUTIONS

SMART GRIDS MODERNIZATION
Mr. Filipe Melo DE SAMPAIO Senior Manager at DELOITTE – PORTUGAL

SMART GRID SOLUTIONS IN THE DIGITAL ERA
Mr.Adrian TIMBUS Technology and Solutions Manager, Smart Grids and Renewables at ABB -SWITZERLAND

SMART GRID SOLUTIONS
Mr. Salim SAHLI ENSTO NOVEXIA - FRANCE

PFISTERER INNOVATIVE PLUGIN DRY TYPE CABLE TERMINATION
Mr. Stephane WOPE : Regional Sales Manager at PFISTERER - GERMANY

ACCELARATING SMART GRID VALUE
Mr. Mike BALLARD Vice-President, Industry strategy at Oracle Utilities – EMEA - FRANCE

10.45 OPTIMIZING CUSTUMER SATISFACTION

Mr. Jess THOMPSON-HUGHES VP at SMART ENERGY WATER - UK
11.00 Coffee and Networking break
11.30 SMART METER SOLUTION

SMART METER SOLUTIONS BY SAGEMCOM
Mr. Julien LADOUSSE - FRANCE

THE ITRON EXPERIENCE IN GRID MODERNIZATION THROUGH THE WORLD
Mr. Rinaldo CUNHA SmartGrid Solution Sales, Marketing Development at ITRON - FRANCE

SMART METER BY HUAWEI
Mr. Khaled BEN JEMAA HUAWEI - TUNISIA

MESURE FIELD TRIAL PROJECT FISRT PHASE
Mr. Hubert CADUSSEAU ANALOG DEVICES – USA

ISKRAEMECO SMART METERING SOLUTIONS
Mr. Sherif KAFAFi Regional Commercial Director EMEA at ISKRAEMECO - SLOVENIA
12.15 INTEGRATING RENEWABLE ENERGY

THE ROLE OF SMART GRID IN INTEGRATING RENEWABLE
Mr. Zouhair KEFI enior Vice President Segment Energy at ELEKTRONIK GMBH Refu – GERMANY

INTEGRATING RENEWABLE ENERGIES IN POWER SYSTEM
Mr. Johannes TRUBY: Director Economic Advisory – Energy sector of DELOITTE - FRANCE

12.35 CYBER SECURITY

CYBER SECURITY BY SAGEMCOM
Mr. Walid MAROUFI

CYBER SECURITY BY ATOS
Mr. Nourallah TOUMI
13.00 NETWORKING LUNCH
14.30 SMART TRANSFORMER

OPTIMISING CUSTUMER SATISFACTION
Mr. Ghazi CHEBBI C.E.O of SACEM GROUP - TUNISIA
14.50 THE IMPORTANCE OF R&D FOR COMPETETIVE AND CLEAN ENERGY FUTURE

UNIVERSITY INDUSTRY COLLABORATION CASE EXAMPLE
Mrs. Ilhem SLAMA BELKHODJA - ENIT - TUNISIA

IMPROVING SOLAR RESOURCE ASSESSMENT AND SOLAR TECHNOLOGY PERFORMANCE IN DESERT AND HOT CONDITIONS: INNOVATIONS, CHALLENGES AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
Dr.Hosni GHEDIRA Director of the Research Centre for Renewable Energy Mapping and Assessment at MASDAR Institute - ABU DHABI - U.A.E

START-UP LOAD FORECASTING AND COOLING
Mrs. Meriem JAIDANE - ENIT – TUNISIA
15.45 Closing Speech by the Secretary of State near the Minister of Industry and SMEs

Mr Habib DABBABI
16.00 Coffee and Networking Break

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