4-5 November 2019
La Défense, Paris
To hit 100% decarbonization by 2050, we must transition our 150-year-old power grid infrastructure to smarter technologies to implement the Clean Energy for All Europeans Package. How do we get there?
This November, join LF Energy and RTE at its first-ever NOW TO NEXT – The Power of Together summit.
This event for power system operators, suppliers and vendors showcases open source practices and software to accelerate our worldwide energy goals.
Agenda highlights include:
Shuli Goodman, Executive Director, Linux Foundation Energy
Mechthild Wörsdörfer, (Director at the European Commission’s Directorate General for Energy) on her experience with the International Energy Agency and its plans to help tackle climate change
Stephen Walli, (Principal Program Manager, Microsoft) on the strength of collaborative development and the role of open source
Olivier Grabette, (Executive Vice President & Member of the Executive Board, RTE) on RTE’s journey and what it means for the power of together
Mike Dolan, VP of Strategic Programs at the Linux Foundation
Danese Cooper, (VP of Special Initiatives, NearForm, Ltd.) on NearForm’s work in the open-source energy space
Shane Coughlan, (OpenChain General Manager at The Linux Foundation) on The Linux Foundation’s LF Energy initiative and its work in this space
Dan Kohn, (Executive Director of Cloud Native Computing Foundation) on the intersection of cloud computing and energy
Lucian Balea, RTE, Open Source Director
Arjan Stam, Alliander, Director of System Operations
Loek Bakker, TenneT, Senior Manager IT Strategy and Architecture
Attendees will walk away with actionable knowledge and tools, as well as access to a global support community committed to The Power of Together to accelerate the grid of the future through open source technology and shared development.
This unique event will take place in La Défense, Paris on 4-5 Nov 2019. Venue space limitations ensure the event will fill up quickly.