Opportunities for Large Scale Integration of Electric Vehicles

Venue: London

Location: London, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Feb 09, 2011 End Date/Time: Feb 10, 2011
Registration Date: Feb 09, 2011
Early Registration Date: Nov 12, 2010
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Description

The developing market for Electric Vehicles provides a huge new commercial opportunity for utilities and the energy industry alike. Yet the wide spread use of EVS is currently being held back technological and infrastructural issues. A forum is needed for key stakeholders will come together to confront the most pressing issues facing commercial investors in EV technology.

An emphasis will be placed on the formation of a feasible business model and updates on the latest standards and regulations which will affect this. Crucial discussions on the viability of second-life application for EV batteries, and the realities of V2G charging, as well as the uncertainty surrounding the role of the integrator and back-office management of EV programmes will be tackled.

Agreements must be reached now in order for the commercial potential of EVs to be realised and for the evolution of EVs onto the market to continue.


Why attend?
Understanding standards: learn how the latest standards and regulations will affect your EV plans
Understand the necessary improvements in infrastructure needed for the widespread use of EVs to be realised
Hear how technology is advancing and what advancements are needed
Hear the latest results from the most innovative pilot programmes
Leave the meeting with a surplus of new ideas, updates and contacts to take back to your organisation
What the agenda will cover:
Attend Opportunities for Large-Scale Integration of Electric Vehicles and learn:


Setting standards straight: Who will be setting the standards for the future and what will they be?
Constructing workable market and business models: Understand how to make a chain that includes all key stakeholders and understand where your place in this chain will be
Readying the infrastructure: What needs to be done in order for the infrastructure to be able to cope will dramatically increased energy consumption
Tackling technology: What new technology is available and how will this speed up the integration of EVs onto the mass market?
How smart is smart? Understand the realities of smart charging and the financial opportunity this presents
Managing the back-office: How will you construct a feasible billing model that will take full advantage of the EV opportunity?
Confirmed speakers include:
David Dossett, President, CENELEC
Sean Conroy, Stakeholder Partnership Manager, Transport For London
Fabien Hillairet, Project Manager E-Mobility, CEZ
Dr. Carl-Friedrich Eckhardt, Head of Business Development, Vattenfall Europe Innovation GmbH
Kate Armitage, Electric Vehicle Team Manager, EDF Energy
David Densley, Electric Vehicle Programme Manager, SSE
Jon Bird, Head of Sustainability, CE Electric
Rainer Bachmann, Head of Business Development B2B, RWE Effizienz GmbH
Nigel Fox, Charging and Revenue Manager, National Grid
Sean Long, Automotive & Low Carbon Vehicle Senior Specialist, One North East (UK)


Who should attend?
Utilities
Network owners & operators
Government &operators
Automakers
Charge point manufacturers
Battery manufacturers
Consultants

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