Registration and networking

0845 AM - 0930 AM

Host welcome

Speaker: James Murray

0930 AM - 0935 AM

Session 1 - The scale of the opportunity: how can we address near-term challenges?

0935 AM - 1100 AM

A welcome from ADE - Seizing the near-term opportunity

Speaker: Caroline Bragg
0935 AM - 0950 AM

Keynote presentation: A change is coming: Where are we in meeting the scale of demand?

Speaker: Chris Stark
0950 AM - 1010 AM

Headline sponsor address by E.on

Speaker: Andreas Klesse
1010 AM - 1020 AM

Panel discussion: How will the election affect the Decentralised Energy sector’s ability to deliver and scale up?

Speakers: Dustin Benton, Luke Murphy, Niamh O Regan, Lisa Trickett
1020 AM - 1100 AM


1100 AM - 1130 AM

Session 2 – Innovation

Parallel Sessions on: Demand flexibility; Energy Efficiency; Heat networks & Industrial decarbonisation.  X16 presentations on subjects of Policy and Politics or Commercialisation.  Delegates select and choose the subjects of interest.
1130 AM - 1305 PM
                                            Policy and Politics                                                                  Commercialisation
Demand flexibility Adam Bell, Director of Policy, Stonehaven – Speaking on REMA Alternative to LMP
Peter Stanley, Chief Operating Officer, Elexon– Speaking on Market Facilitator accountability

Dozie Nnabuife, Use Cases Manager - Virtual Energy System, National Grid ESO – Speaking on CrowdFlex: a project exploring the use of domestic flexibility for grid operations

Eamonn BellSenior Flexibility Specialist - Flexigrid, SMS - Speaking on Alternative Energy Market innovation projects 

Seb BlakeFlex Markets Lead, Octopus Energy - Speaking on Local Flexibility Market Design

Energy Efficiency

Louise Hutchins, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) Speaking on Introducing a new campaign to Upgrade Britain’s Homes

Colin Timmins, Director of Homes, NEA - Speaking on Decarbonisation of home heating – prioritising energy efficiency and future readiness

Steven Fawkes, Managing Director for Consultancy, EP Group– Speaking on Retrometer

Richard Warren, Director of Public Affairs, Kensa– Speaking on Reform of the Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund - Delivering Clean Heat and Fuel Poverty Alleviation.

Heat networks

Panel Session:

Axel Jaegle, Director of Banking and Investments, Infrastructure Bank– Speaking on Network Sector Strategy Launch


Bruce Geldard, Engineering Director, Metropolitan- Speaking on Heatropolis

Morten Duedahl, Business Development Manager, Danish Board of District Heating– Speaking on Using heat networks to support electricity flexibility

Industrial decarbonisation

Esin Serin, Policy Fellow, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change -  Speaking on Seizing sustainable growth opportunities in the UK: A case study on CCUS

Alan Beech, Sales Director - UK & Ireland Clarke Energy & Oz Russell, Industrial Policy Lead, ADE - Speaking on Why a fixed net-zero strategy and scope 1 reporting is increasing emissions 

Edita Adamcikova Speaking on CCUS  EfW at Viridor’s Runcorn plant

Amey Karnik, Head of Industrial Decarbonisation, Ramboll & Callum Hall, Principal Engineer, Ramboll - Speaking on Bankable Solutions for Industrial Decarbonisation: Real-World Success Stories



1305 PM - 1400 PM

Session 3 – The future

1400 PM - 1630 PM

Government keynote

Speaker: Lord Callanan
1400 PM - 1420 PM

Panel discussion

Should the decentralised energy sector be thinking about adaptation, not just mitigation?
1420 PM - 1505 PM


1505 PM - 1535 PM

Outcomes of the Prospering from the Energy Revolution programme

Speaker: Rob Saunders
1535 PM - 1555 PM

Closing keynote

1555 PM - 1630 PM

End of conference sessions and networking drinks reception sponsored by Clarke Energy

1630 PM - 1800 PM

Event Ends

1800 PM - 1800 PM