2022 Edition

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After three busy days in Frankfurt, our key takeaway was: by all means talk, but let's make sure it leads to action!

Read below the main stories from the 2022 edition of Enlit Europe, download the post-event report, browse through the photo gallery, and check out the speaker list and what our attendees and partners said about the event.

We look forward to seeing you in Paris!






Event Stories

Day 1

Day 1

Enlit Europe 2022 Opening Keynote 29 November    

Opening Keynote Takeaways: Ukraine crisis hits home

Sasha Twining, the moderator of the exclusive Enlit Europe Opening Keynote, talks to Enlit's content director Nigel Blackaby about the main talking points from a captivating session, including the chilling realities of the war in Ukraine.


Enlit Europe 2022 Greg Jackson  

Fossil fuel addiction - the biggest threat to energy transition, says Octopus Energy CEO

"Energy doesn't need to be boring anymore", said Greg Jackson, CEO of Octopus Energy, after D-TEK project manager Vadym Utkin highlighted the risks our existing energy system has created by encouraging an overreliance on fossil fuels, and in turn, giving regimes power.


Connect Studio Interview Energy Act for Ukraine  

Connect Studio Interview:
Ukraine non-profit marks renewables milestone with school project

Non-profit organisation Energy Act for Ukraine has reached a milestone in its bid to equip schools in the war-torn country with renewable energy to ensure they can stay open even when power is down. 


Day 2

Day 2

Enlit Europe 2022 Hans Kortweg COGEN Europe  

Cogeneration as key to energy transition

In an exclusive interview at the Enlit Studio, Pamela Largue talks to Hans Korteweg from COGEN Europe about the critical role of cogeneration and achieving efficiency and net zero targets.



Enlit Europe 2022 Industrial Clusters    

Industrial clusters’ contribution to net zero stifled by funding deficit

The panel at the Evolve Stage comprised of Chris Peeters, CEO of Elia Group, Roland Roesch, deputy director Innovation and Technology Centre at IRENA, Hans Korteweg, managing director of COGEN Europe, and Sven Goethals, business development director at Tractebel Engie, focused on the important role of industrial clusters in reaching net zero targets.  



Enlit Europe 2022 Aurelie Beauvais  

The Hub Sessions were buzzing

"There could not be a better time to speak at Enlit Europe, shedding light on the compelling benefits of heating & cooling networks for heating decarbonisation and Sector Coupling!"

Aurélie Beauvais, Managing Director, Euroheat & Power


Enlit Europe 2022 Italian Pavilions  

Consul General of Italy visits Italian pavilions

The Consul General of Italy, Mr Andrea Esteban Sama, accompanied by the Director of the ITA Office in Berlin and Enlit’s Italy Country Manager, today visited the two Italian pavilions organised by ITA-Italian Trade Agency in collaboration with ANIMA Confindustria and Federazione ANIE on the occasion of Enlit Europe 2022 here at Messe Frankfurt.  The closeness of the institutions towards the Italian exhibiting companies is always highly appreciated and Italy, with its solutions and innovations on display, confirms the fundamental contribution to winning the challenge of energy transition together. The Enlit team is proud to be able to welcome all Italian companies and to be able to contribute to the promotion of "Made in Italy" solutions for a better and sustainable future.


Enlit Europe 2022 SAP social media post  

Seen on socials

"It‘s all about the team, our culture and passion we share for #utilities & our customers! We want to play our part and make it happen. Jointly."

Daniela Sellmann, Global VP & Head of Industry Business Unit Utilities at SAP 



Enlit Europe 2022 Lidia Aviles winner of the Enlit bike  

Lidia Aviles is the winner of the Enlit bike

Lidia is the Director of Operations at Long Duration Energy Storage Council, European Climate Pact Ambassador, and also the winner of the Enlit bike.

We thank everyone who shared their #IAmEnlit selfies!



Day 3

Day 3

Enlit Europe Mitigating energy risks in Europe    

Mitigating energy risks in Europe

In an exclusive interview at the Enlit Studio, Martin Vladimirov, Director, Energy and Climate Program, Center for the Study of Democracy, explained that in the past nine months an energy security divide has been growing between grand European objectives of the Green Deal and national priorities, which have become increasingly centered on the preservation of the member state’s own interests. 



Enlit Europe DTEK Vadim Utkin  

‘Putin’s missile barrage on Ukraine’s grid is message to Europe’ - DTEK 

Last week’s attacks on Ukrainian grid infrastructure by Russia - causing a widespread blackout in parts of the country - are a “message to Europe”, according to Vadym Utkin, Energy Storage Lead for DTEK, the largest private investor in Ukraine’s energy industry. Utkin made the statement as he delivered a special opening keynote address. 



Enlit Europe 2022 Initiate Impact Challenges  

Embrace our Future Energy Leaders

Young people are actively looking for careers that have a positive impact on society, with many being attracted to the energy sector for exactly this reason. Enlit's Future Energy Leaders programme drives the participation of young talent in our industry. 

Meet the winners of the EIT InnoEnergy challenge.



Bable Winning Team 

Enlit Europe 2022 Impact Challenges Awards Bable

Basquevolt Winning Team

Enlit Europe 2022 Impact Challenges Awards Basquevolt

EnergyVille Winning Team

Enlit Europe 2022 Impact Challenges Awards EnergyVille

Siemens Energy Winning Team 

Enlit Europe 2022 Impact Challenges Awards Siemens Energy

McKinsey Winning Team

enlit Europe 2022 Initiate EIT InnoEnergy Career Impact Challenges McKinsey Winning Team


Enlit Europe 2022 Favio Veronese Enel  

Scale up digitalisation

Presenting GridVerse, Enel’s vision on the metaverse for power grids

In an exclusive interview at the Enlit Studio, Fabio Veronese, Head of Grids Digital Hub at Enel, presents the next steps in the Italian energy giant’s digitalisation journey.



Enlit Europe 2022 Interactive Think Tank  

It is now time to act

Interactive Think Tank: ‘Countdown to 2030’

After an eventful two days of intensive discussion, energy leaders came together in working groups to develop ideas, projects, pilots and an action list to accelerate the transition towards a net zero future. The Think Tank report, following from this session, turned our collaborative learnings into action.

Download the report



Speaker List

Speakers who joined Enlit Europe in 2022

These were the speakers who participated in the Enlit Europe 2022 Programme.

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  • Dries Acke, Director, Solar Power Europe
  • Dora Adamo, Clean Power Solutions Strategy and Growth Executive, Baker Hughes
  • Pavina Adunratanasee, Smart Solutions Manager, Iberdrola Australia
  • Jitendra Kumar Agarwal, Chairman-Elecrama 2023 and Jt. Managing Director, Genus Power Infrastructures Ltd.
  • Lola Alacreu García, Senior Project Manager / Department of Technology, ETRA INVESTIGACION Y DESARROLLO S.A.
  • Fatuma Ali, Lead Product Engineer, Grid Singularity
  • Marco Altigieri, Responsible Enhanced Work Force, Gridspertise
  • Guillermo Amann, Senior Advisor to the President / VP of T&D Europe aisbl, ORMAZABAL
  • Leonardo Ambrosi, Innovation and Digital Transformation Director, Italgas
  • Aitor Amezua Ayarza, Manager of IoT&Edge Computing Practice, Minisait
  • Santiago Gallego Amores, WG1 Co-Chair, ETIP SNET
  • Simon Anderson, CEO, The Traxis Group and Board member, SmartEn
  • Arina Anisie, Associate Programme Officer, Renewable Energy Innovation, IRENA
  • Mònica Aragüés Peñalba, Lecturer at UPC, Project Manager and Researcher, CITCEA-UPC
  • Daniele Arenga, Research Analyst, IDC Energy Insight
  • Konstantinos Arvanitis, Business Development Executive, WATT+VOLT
  • Vincent Audebert, IoT & Telecom Expert, EDF
  • Lidia Aviles, Director of Operations, Long Duration Energy Storage Council
  • Michael Avison, CEO, Landmark Power Holdings Ltd
  • Virgilio Bacigalupo, Head of Grid Software Southeast Europe, Siemens SAG
  • Marco Baron, Head of Subsidized Programs Unit, Enel Grids
  • Thierry Batut, Director, Capgemini Engineering
  • Aurélie Beauvais, Managing Director, EuroHeat & Power
  • Lara Beers, Global Director of Business Development, Kraken Technologies
  • Michel Bena, R&D Deputy Director, RTE
  • Csinszka Bene, Policy Advisor and Manager, 'East meets West' Young Professionals Network
  • Íñigo Berganza, Digital Access Network, Iberdrola
  • Fabien Berger, CEO, Fractal Energy
  • Martin Berkenkamp, CEO, advise2energy
  • Vincent Berrutto, Head of Unit, European Commission - Directorate General for Energy
  • Massimo Bertoncini, R&D Program Director - Digital Energy, Engineering Ingegneria Informatica
  • Ricardo Bessa, Coordinator of the Center for Power and Energy Systems, INESC Technology and Science - Associate Laboratory
  • Nikos Bilidis, R&D Project Manager, European Dynamics
  • Ruggero Bimbatti, Head of Asset Development, Italgas Reti S.p.A.
  • Francesco Bini, Hydrogen Growth Area Sr. Engineer, Baker Hughes
  • Lorenzo Bini, Head of Engineering Department, AC Boilers
  • Guillaume Boisgontier, Innovative Products and Solutions Marketing Manager, Kerlink
  • Marc Bons, Chief Executive Officer, Fluida
  • Federico Bottaro, Weather AI Developer, Hypermeteo S.r.l.
  • Xavier Bou Torrent, Energy Communities' Director, ELECSUM
  • George Boultadakis, Senior Research Consultant, European Dynamics
  • Ian Bramson, Global Head - Industrial Cybersecurity, ABS Group
  • Thomas Brandenburg, Head of the construction staff of the new generation, Stadtwerke Leipzig
  • Arjan Bregman, Teamlead Meter Asset Management, Stedin
  • Tim Broerse, Clean Energy Origination Manager, Altenex Energy B.V.
  • David Bryson, Chief Operating Officer, Uniper
  • Yvonne Brzesowsky-Ruys, Global Director Digital Strategy, Microsoft Corporation
  • Christian Buchel, Chairman, EDSO
  • Maria Francesca Burger, Intern Audit Banking, Ernst and Young (EY)
  • Declan Byrne, Vice-President, Sales, Driivz
  • Tim Byrne, Global Vice-President, ClimateBright, The Babcock & Wilcox Company
  • Sébastien Cajot, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Urbio
  • Azad Camyab, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Pearlstone Energy Ltd.
  • Alicia Carrasco, Chief Executive Officer, ENTRA Agregación & Flexibilidad
  • Giuseppa Caruso, Researcher, Engineering Ingegneria Informatica S.p.A
  • Santiago Cascante, Chief Commercial Officer, Gridspertise
  • Helene Casellas, Business Development Specialist, Thomassen Energy, a Hanwha company
  • Devrim Celal, CEO, KrakenFlex
  • Gianni Ceneri, Chief Technology Officer, Gridspertise
  • Alison Chappell, Head of Demolition and Closed Sites, RWE Generation SE
  • Stefano Chiurco, Global Portfolio Leader Hydrogen/ AEMWE technology, Pietro Fiorentini
  • Amin Chkir, Head of Marketing, Gridpocket
  • Sachin Chopade, Segment and Growth Director, Baker Hughes
  • Patrick Clerens, Secretary General, European Association for Storage of Energy (EASE)
  • Pieter Coetzee, President, IDIS Industry Association
  • Gianluca Corbellini, Chief Executive Officer, Hive Power
  • Marine Cornelis, Executive Director & Founder, Next Energy Consumer
  • Damian Cortinas, Senior Executive at RTE, Member of the Board, ENTSO-E
  • Tiago Costa, Digital Strategy & Transformation Consultant, Digital Global Unit, EDP
  • Brenda Craig, Global Customer Solutions Product Marketing Director, ORACLE
  • Michael Crawforth, Business Development Manager, Rolls-Royce SMR
  • Vincenzo Croce, Project Coordinator of BRIGHT H2020 project, Engineering Ingegneria Informatica Spa
  • Daniele Crociati, System Design Team Leader, AC Boilers
  • Luis Vale Cunha, Board Member, EU DSO Entity
  • Bartosch Cylkowski, Industrial Designer R&D, IMI Hydronic Engineering
  • Mihai Darie, Romania Country Manager, Last Energy
  • Martin Daronnat, Head of Business Development Trading, Vattenfall Energy Trading
  • Lucila de Almeida Abreu, Chair in ESG Impact, Florence School of Regulation & European University Institute
  • Elias De Keyser, Energy and Flexibility Expert, Next Kraftwerke Benelux
  • Davide de Michino, Energy Service Offer and Product Management at Global e-Mobility, Enel Grids
  • Gabriel Nuno Charrua de Sousa, Chief Executive Officer, FLOENE ENERGIAS, S.A.
  • Ludovic de Ternay, General Manager, Tores Composants Technologies
  • Christopher de Vere Walker, Head of Power & Utilities, Carbon Tracker
  • Paul de Wit, Senior Advisor, Regulatory Affairs, Alliander
  • Pierre Dechamps, Senior Advisor, FTI Consulting
  • Régis Decorme, Managing Partner, R2m Solution
  • Aad den Elzen, Vice-President Power Generation and Strategic Growth, Solar Turbines
  • Robert Denda, CEO, Gridspertise
  • Yves Desbazeille, Director General, Nuclear Europe
  • Agnes Despeiroux, Communication Manager, Institut Smart Grids
  • Sophie Detsch, Expert Start-ups & Ecosystems, Start-up Energy Transition @ Deutsche Energie-Agentur
  • Sara Di Mario, Founder, Hazel New Energy
  • Marco di Valerio, Chief Operating Officer, CXR Networks
  • Gabriel Diaz, Manager Connectivity, Solar Turbines
  • Ángel Díaz Gallo, Director of Energy Systems and Grids / Energy, Climate and Urban Transition, TECNALIA
  • Joy Didier, EMEA Head of Utilities, Palantir Technologies
  • Ismini Dimitriadou, Project Manager, Hypertech SA
  • Dato' Indera Ir. Baharin Din, President / Chief Executive Officer, Tenaga Nasional Berhad
  • Giorgio Dodero, President, IPG Industrial Project Group Srl
  • Viktória Döme, Research Associate, Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge
  • Ana Domingues, Energy Director Industry Advisor, Microsoft
  • Pia Dorfinger, Director Start-up Ecosystem, German Energy Agency
  • Bruce Douglas, Director - Business and Communication, Eurelectric
  • Carlo Maria Drago, General Manager, Meters and More
  • Vineet Dravid, CEO, oorja.energy
  • Hubert Dupin, Head of Flexibility Department, Enedis
  • Nuno de Souza e Silva, Managing Director, R&D Nester
  • Felix Ebentreich, GM Mining Decarbonisation Europe & Africa, Shell plc.
  • Vince Ebert, Comedian and Speaker, HERBERT Management
  • Venizelos Efthymiou, Chairman of FOSS Research Centre, University of Cyprus
  • Hafid Elabdellaoui, VP Cybersecurity, Oracle Energy & Water, ORACLE
  • John Engel, Content Director, Renewable Energy World
  • Thomas Engelke, Team Leader Energy and Construction, Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband e.V.
  • Mark Erdei, Managing Director, iCONTEST
  • Nils Erdmann, Head of Business Development, E-Stream GmbH & Co. KGaA
  • Robert Erdmann, Business Development, Enphase Energy Inc.
  • Gareth Evans, CEO, Veckta
  • Carmen Exner, Project Coordinator "flexQgrid", Netze BW GmbH
  • Sébastien Faivre, CEO & Co-Founder, H2SYS
  • Andrea Falciai, Managing Director, Accenture
  • John Feddersen, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Aurora Energy Research
  • Jon Ferris, Head of Flexibility and Storage, LCP Delta
  • Tony Field, Chairman of the Board, DLMS
  • Thiago Figueiredo, Co-Founder and CBO, 1s1 Energy Officer
  • Henrik G'thberg, CEO, Dairdux Consortium & AIRPLANE ALLANCE
  • Susana Garayoa, European Institutional Relations and Communication Manager, Zabala Innovation Consulting, S.A.
  • Vincenzo Gargiulio, Head of Business Solutions & New Services, Bludigit s.p.a.
  • Mariano Gaud', Smart Grids, UFD (Naturgy Group)
  • Ben Gemsjäger, Director Business Development EU NextGen Grid Management Systems, Siemens Smart Infrastructure
  • Olivier Genest, Chair Data Management Working Group, DG ENER
  • Helena Gerard, Senior researcher, EnergyVille/VITO
  • Jambrich Gerhard, Project Coordinator, H2020 HYPERRIDE
  • Carmen Gimeno, Secretary General, GEODE | Chair of the Strategic Advisory Group, EU DSO Entity
  • Yannick Gindroz, Sales & Business Development Manager, POWERUP
  • Guillaume Giraud, R&D project manager ' Control architecture for cyber-physical system, RTE
  • Andreas Glatzer, Managing Director, IE Intelligente Energie-Systeme GmbH
  • Radek Gnutek, Deputy Director of Hydrogen Projects Development, POLENERGIA S.A.
  • Sönke Gödeke, Partner, Pinsent Masons Rechtsanw'lte Steuerberater Solicitors Partnerschaft mbB
  • Frédéric Godemel, Executive Vice President, Power Systems and Services, Schneider Electric
  • Peter Goenitzer, Chief Executive Officer, Nobilegroup
  • Sven Goethals, Business Development Director, Tractebel
  • Blandine Goetz, Sales Manager, Northern Europe, METEORAGE
  • Kirsty Gogan, Founder and Managing Partner, TerraPraxis
  • Alexis Grenon, Senior Vice-President Digital Grid, Schneider Electric
  • Valts Grintals, Product Marketing Lead, Kaluza
  • Andrej Gubina, Chair Business Models Working Group, DG ENERG
  • John Gulen, Bechtel Fellow, Bechtel Infrastructure & Power, Inc.
  • Anca Gurzu, Correspondent, Cipher
  • Katharina Habersbrunner, Board Member, B'ndnis B'rgerenergie BBEn e.V.
  • Sebastian Haglund El Gaidi, Co-founder & CEO, Rebase.Energy
  • Kristina Hagstrom-Ilievska, Head of Marketing & Communications, Baseload Power
  • Daniela Haldy-Sellmann, Global VP and Head of Energy & Utilities Industries, SAP
  • Julien Halfon, Head of Pension and Corporate Solutions, BNP PARIBAS Asset Management
  • Arjan Haring, Partner, Seldon Digital
  • Bálint Hartmann, Associate Professor, Budapest University of Technology and Economics
  • Georg Hartner, Distributed Flexibility and Data Interoperability Expert, Oesterreichs Energie
  • Javad Hatami, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Builtrix
  • Nikos Hatziargyriou, Professor in Power Systems, National Technical University of Athens
  • Jochen Hauff, Director Corporate Strategy, Energy Policy & Sustainability, BayWa r.e. AG
  • Ian Heath, Vice President, TRILLIANT
  • Thomas Heckmann, Global Senior Business Architect Asset Management, IFS
  • Helen Heinz, PhD Student, Nottingham Business School
  • Eva Hennig, Head of Brussels Office, Th'ga
  • Luis Hernandez, Head of Energy Communities and Networks, E.ON Group Innovation
  • Lucía Herrero Vázquez, Key Account Manager, Minsait, an Indra Company
  • Stefan Heyn, CSO Germany, Corinex Communication Corp.
  • Tessa Hillen, Energy transition analyst, Stedin
  • Catharina Hillenbrand von der Neyen, Head of Corporate Research and Head of Clean Tech, Carbon Tracker
  • Maarten Hoeve, Director Technology, European Network for Cybersecurity (ENCS)
  • Daniel Hofmann, Head of Research & Development, Siemens Energy
  • Maarten Hofs, Business / Enterprise Architect, Stedin
  • Thomas Hopfgartner, Technical Solution Architect, Cisco Systems Austria GmbH
  • Jens Hørdum, Head of R&D - RF Communication, Kamstrup A/S
  • Kostas Horinos, Director, Power & Grid Solutions, Sustainable Engineering Solutions (SES) Business Unit, MYTILINEOS S.A.
  • Jos' Ignacio Hormaeche, Managing Director, Basque Energy Cluster
  • Charlotte Huang, Co-Founder, variate.energy
  • Klaus Huhn, Senior Vice President, Frost & Sullivan
  • Dario Incorporaia, Head Portfolio Strategy & Excellence, Siemens Grid Software
  • Eric Ingersoll, Founder and Managing Director, TerraPraxis
  • Uğurcan Işık, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Delft University of Technology
  • Chris Jackson, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Protium
  • Greg Jackson, Global Chief Executive Officer, Octopus Energy Group
  • Ahmad Farid Bin Jamil, General Manager, Distribution Network Grid Modernization, Tenaga Nasional Berhad
  • Valentina Janev, Senior Researcher, NEON Technical Coordinator, Comet Technology
  • Mario Jardim, Chairman TF Cybersecurity, T&D Europe
  • Michael Jesberger, Chief Operating Officer, TransnetBW
  • Patrik Johansson, Vice Director, Graphene Flagship
  • Thomas Johnke, Product Manager, Siemens Energy
  • Carol Johnston, VP Energy, Utilities and Resources, IFS
  • James Johnston, CEO and Cofounder, Piclo
  • Heather Johnstone, Director - initiate Enlit Europe, Enlit Europe
  • Jonathan Spencer Jones, Specialist Writer, Smart Energy International
  • Nuno Brito Jorge, Chief Executive Officer, GoParity
  • Norbert Jung, Vice President of Product and Portfolio Management, Siemens Grid Software
  • Maja Jurisic, Project Manager, Island Movement
  • Denisa Kasa, Investment Advisor and Programme Manager, Energy Investment Management BV
  • Hassane Elias Kassouf, Head WW Innovation, Energy, AWS
  • Michael Kenefick, Senior Associate, Bloomberg NEF
  • Tamas Kenessey, Founder & COO, MET3R
  • Stefan Kilb, Director Industrial Affairs, T&D Europe
  • Aila Kleemann, Head of Sales for IoT in Energy Distribution, Siemens AG
  • Slawomir Klimowicz, Industry Principal, Utilities, SAP
  • Arben Kllokoqi, Director Electricity Market Design, EFET
  • Torsten Knop, Head of European Regulation, E.ON SE
  • Scott Koehler, VP Strategy & Innovation - Digital Grid, Schneider Electric
  • Rudy Koenig, Principal, Energy for Your Success
  • Isidoros Kokos, Master R&D Engineer, Intracom Telecom
  • Ralf Korntner, Vice President NextGen Grid Management, Siemens Canada Limited
  • Hans Korteweg, MANAGING DIRECTOR, Cogen Europe
  • Michael Kotschan, Hydrogen Expert, Wien Energie
  • Elena Boskov Kovacs, Managing Director, Blueprint energy solutions
  • Leo Kramp, Testmanager, Stedin Netbeheer B.V.
  • Karsten Krause, Head of Sector, European Commission (DG ENER)
  • Tobias Krauss, Head of Analytics Grids, Netze BW GmbH
  • Hannes Krenn, Global Sales Manager, CellCube
  • Nathanaël Krivine, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Tilt Capital
  • Bret Kugelmass, Chief Executive Officer, Last Energy
  • Christian Kunze, Senior Researcher Energy Management, Norwegian Center of Expertise (NCE) Smart Energy Markets
  • Roberto Rodriguez Labastida, Principal Analyst - Energy, Guidehouse Insights
  • Pamela Largue, Senior Content Creator, Clarion Energy
  • Laura Laringe, Co-Founder & CEO, reLi
  • Fridrik Larsen, CEO, LarsEn Energy Branding
  • Gary Lawrence, Power & Grid Segment President, Schneider Electric
  • Éléonore Lazat, Commercial Manager, Granular Energy
  • Louison Le Nahedic, Sales Manager, iNex Circular
  • Géry Lecerf, President, European Energy Retailers (EER)
  • Stephan Lechner, Director Euratom Safeguards, DG Energy
  • Jani Leirimaa, CEO, Hiven Energy
  • Amandine Leroux, KAM Energy, ELIA
  • Jean-Marc Leroy, President, AFG (French Gas Association)
  • Michelle Lesh, Chief Commercial Officer, Alfen N.V.
  • Philip Lewis, CEO, VaasaETT Ltd Ab Oy
  • Mike Lewis, VP - Global Leader Energy Transition, Capgemini
  • Werner Lieberherr, Chief Executive Officer, Landis & Gyr
  • Tamsin Lishman, Chief Revenue Officer, EnergyNest
  • Selene Liverani, Projects Officer, E.DSO - European Distribution System Operators
  • Tomás Llobet, Managing Director, ESMIG
  • Frederik Loeckx, Chief Executive Officer, Flux50
  • Casimir Lorenz, Co-Head of Advisory, Central Europe, Aurora Energy Research
  • Iná Maia, Project Coordinator, BUILTHUB
  • Yvonne Mak, Head of Art, GigaWatt
  • Christiane Mann, Head of Industry Affairs Smart Infrastructure, T&D Europe
  • Erik Maqueda, Senior Researched & Project Manager, TECNALIA
  • Simone Marchetti, Industrial Strategy and Growth Sr Manager, Baker Hughes
  • Bogdan Marinescu, Project Coordinator, POSYTYF
  • Stefan Markwart, Chief Strategy-to-Business Officer, EDF Deutschland
  • Luciana Marques, Researcher Energy Markets, EnergyVille
  • Chris Martin, Partner, Pinsent Masons LLP
  • Alexandre Martin-Denavit, Director of International Development, TotalEnergies
  • Luciano Martini, Department director, RSE
  • Matthias Masschelin, Customer Centricity - Manager Energy as a Service, ELIA
  • Cristina Mata Yandiola, Europe Representative, Powerledger
  • Nuno Mateus, R&D Engineer, EDP NEW
  • Antoine Mathieu, Manager Energy Services Platform, ELIA
  • Paul Matter, Chief Executive Officer, Power to Hydrogen, LLC.
  • Kofi Mbuk, Senior Cleantech Analyst, Carbon Tracker
  • Nuno Medeiros, CISO | Board Member, E-REDES | EE-ISAC
  • John Meier, Director - ClimateBright, Babcock & Wilcox
  • Felipe Bethencourt Meinster, Head of Partnerships and Accounts Development, Intertrust Technologies
  • Juan-Carlos Mejia, Senior Business Development Manager Industrial Microgrids / Solutions Portfolio, CellCube
  • Alberto Mendez, Chief Executive Officer, Plexigrid
  • Christian Merz, Data Scientist at AI Center of Excellence, Elia Group
  • Tanja Mesicek, Head of Marketing, Etrel
  • Adam Middleton, Vice-President - Western Europe, Siemens Energy
  • Gianluigi Migliavacca, Project Manager, Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico (RSE)
  • Massimo Minighini, Head of Business & Product Development, Neogy
  • Federico Minoli, Sales Manager, Energy Dome
  • Jesus Molina, Critical Infrastructure CyberProtector, Waterfall Security
  • Rodrigo Moliner, Decarbonization Program Leader Europe & SSA, General Electric
  • Antonello Monti, Director of the Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, RWTH Aachen University
  • Nicolas Moreau, Alpine Region representative, Enedis
  • Enrique Morgades, Market Development Director, Fundaci'n circe
  • Macarena Morgaz Rodr'guez, Head of IP of Flexibility & new Business Opportunities, Enel Grids
  • Magnus Mortburg, Vice President Project Development, EnergyNest
  • Jacques Moss, Research Analyst, Guidehouse
  • Khalil Mouad, International and Technical Project Manager, Institut Smart Grids
  • Remco Muijs, Innovation Mgr, Alliander
  • Nikolaus Munaretto, Senior Corporate Partnerships & Investors Relations Manager, Plug and Play Tech Center
  • John Murray, Head of EVs, LCP Delta
  • Nuno Nascimento, Head of Strategy and Energy Transition, FLOENE ENERGIAS, S.A.
  • Peter Nemček, Chief Technology Officer, cyberGRID GmbH & Co KG
  • Marcel Neu, Project Manager, Stedin
  • Thomas Neuenhahn, Head of Marketing & Business Development 'Gas Services Europe & Africa, Siemens Energy
  • Emily Nguyen, Head of Industrials, Palantir Technologies
  • Robert Nitsche, Head Product Management, Heliatek GmbH
  • Álvaro Nofuentes, TRINITY Project Manager, ETRA I+D
  • Areti Ntaradimou, editor, Smart Energy International
  • Kevin O'Donovan, Technology Evangelist
  • Bronagh O'Hagan, External Affairs Director, Eurogas
  • Farah Obaidullah, Ocean Advocate & Founder, Women4Oceans
  • Yuliana Onishchuk, Founder, CEO, ENERGY ACT FOR UKRAINE Foundation
  • Christian Orthofer, Innovation Manager, Next Incubator
  • Emilio José Palacios-García, Postdoctoral Fellow MSCA SoE FWO, KU Leuven / EnergyVille
  • Kaspar Peebo, Project Manager, Eesti Energia AS
  • Diederik Peereboom, Secretary General, T&D Europe
  • Chris Peeters, Chief Executive Officer, ELIA
  • Alexander Pelov, CEO/CTO, Acklio
  • Anastasios Perimenis, Secretary General, CO2 Value Europe
  • Ulla Pettersson, Managing Consultant, E-for-Energy-Change
  • Raimondo Pili, Corporate Partnership and Investor Relations, Plug and Play Tech Center
  • Michael Pinto, Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Cleanwatts
  • Marcia Poletti, Head of European System Change, Octopus Energy
  • Matteo Pozzi, Chief Executive Officer, Optit S.r.l.
  • Anthony Price, Secretary General, Swanbarton Limited
  • Alessandro Provaggi, Director, Zabala Innovation Europe
  • Francisco Puente, Director General & General Manager, Escan Energy
  • Leon Pulles, Senior Investment Advisor, Energy Investment Management BV
  • Habibullah Qureischie, Deputy Head of Unit (Electricity Network Tariffs), Bundesnetzagentur
  • Terry Raddings, Business Development Manager, GE Gas Power Systems
  • Fabrizio Ragusa, Global business development director energy, SLM Solutions
  • Pershanta Kumar J. Raman, Business Architect for Distribution Network's Smart Utility, Tenaga Nasional Berhad?
  • Stuart Ravens, Analyst, writer, and keynote speaker, Corax Insights
  • Leo Razumovsky, Deployment Strategist, Partnership Manager at Netze BW, Palantir Technologies
  • Jens Reich, Director Energy Technologies, STEAG GmbH
  • Adli Renhoren, Investment Advisor and Program Manager, Energy Investment Management BV
  • Ville Rimali, Director, Growth & Development, Wärtsilä
  • Stefano Riva, Grid Digitalization, Gridspertise
  • Roland Roesch, Deputy Director Innovation and Technology Center, IRENA
  • Olaf Rogge, Head of Sales & Marketing - Energy, BASF
  • Kelvin Ross, editor in chief, Enlit Europe, Power Engineering International, Smart Energy International
  • Simona Rossetti, SVP of Europe and Africa - Gas Services, Controls and Digitalization, Siemens Energy AG
  • Marco Rossi, Head of research group on active distribution networks, FLEXPLAN
  • Chris Rosslowe, Senior Energy & Climate Data Analyst, Ember Climate
  • Carsten Rothballer, Coordinator - Sustainable Resources, Climate and Resilience, ICLEI Europe (ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability)
  • David Rua, manager, Interconnect
  • Eduardo Ruano Rodrigues, R&D Engineer and Project Manager, EDP NEW
  • Kristian Ruby, Secretary General, Eurelectric
  • Louise Rullaud, Head of Distribution & Market Facilitation team, Eurelectric
  • Dietrich Sömmermann, Head of Net Zero Solutions, Uniper
  • Ilaria Sabatello, Head of Marketing Strategy and Commercial Communications, Gridspertise
  • Hemmat Safwat, Energy Expert & Author
  • Giuseppe Michele Salaris, Business Development Manager - Energy, Bitron SpA
  • Franck-Alexandre Sallebant-Bessone, Business Development Manager, DataThings S.A.
  • Natalie Samovich, Resilientgroup, SB AIOTI, chair, WG energy
  • Fernando Sandoval, Manager Enel Innovation Hub Europe, Enel Innovation Hub
  • Sanjeet Sanghera, Head of Grids and Utilities, Bloomberg NEF
  • Richard Sarti, Chief Executive Officer, NODES
  • Frank Säuberlich, Chief Data Officer, EnBW
  • Layla Sawyer, Secretary General, CurrENT
  • Gerrit Jan Scheaffer, General Manager, EnergyVille
  • Andreas Schneller, Senior Manager, SocialRES
  • Richard Schomberg, IEC Special Envoy / Chair Smart electrification, International Electrotechnical Commission
  • Oliver Schrödel, Senior Key Expert Distribution Automation, Siemens AG
  • Daan Schut, Chief Transition Officer, Board of Directors, Alliander N.V.
  • Brian Seal, Manager, EPRI Program 174
  • Leonardo Senatori, Renewables Global Portfolio Leader, Pietro Fiorentini Group
  • Michael Short, Reader in Control & Instrumentation - School of Science & Engineering, Teesside University
  • Carlos Damas Silva, Project and Policy Manager, EUniversal
  • Razvan Sima, General Manager, RF METERS Srl
  • Simon Sinsel, Head of Sales Battery Energy Storage, Siemens Energy
  • Lorena Skiljan, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Nobilegroup
  • Johannes Slacik, Senior Expert, Energie Institut an der JKU Linz
  • Julian Sommavilla, CO-Founder, EnExpert
  • Svein Jørgen Sønning, Head of Technology, NODES
  • Luca Spinosa, Researcher, Enel Foundation
  • Sebastian Mihai Staicu, Sustainable Finance Lead, Banca Comerciala Romana
  • Ugo Stecchi, Project Manager, ETRA I+D
  • Ifigeneia Stefanidou, Head of Product Management Grid Edge, Landis and Gyr
  • Igor Steiner, Vice President, Energy and Ecology Solutions, INEA
  • Willem Strabbing, Technical Director, ESMIG
  • Alain Taccoen, Chair of Customers & Retail Services Committee, Eurelectric
  • Gregor Taljan, Smart Grids Specialist, Energienetze Steiermark GmbH
  • Slava Tavoletti, Office Manager, Synaptec Ltd
  • Nuno Teixeira, Product Director, Sagemcom
  • Max ter Horst, Managing Partner Energy, Rockstart
  • Tessa Terhoeve, Technical Solutions Manager - E-mobility, Vattenfall
  • Oliver Then, Executive Managing Director, VGBE
  • Axel Thiemann, Chief Executive Officer, Sonnedix
  • Ruediger L. Thomas, Industry Digital Strategist, Microsoft Corporation
  • Phil Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, Balance Power
  • Jess Thompson-Hughes, Sales Director - Energy and Utility, Ericsson
  • Loïc Tilman, Head of Group Innovation, Elia Group
  • Marcus Tornqvist, Portfolio Manager, IoT Platform services, Ericsson
  • José María Torres, Head of ORMAZABAL Smart Grid Unit, ORMazabal
  • Etienne Toutain, Research Engineer, EDF R&D
  • Maria Laura Trifiletti, Senior R&D&I Consultant, Zabala Innovation Europe
  • Kalina Trifonova, Deputy Chairperson of the Management Board, EVN Bulgaria
  • Sandra Trittin, Co-Founder, tiko Energy Solutions
  • Laurent Truquet, Green Hydrogen Segment Director, Schneider Electric
  • Alexandra Tudoroiu, Project Manager, PACE
  • Tõnn Tuvikene, Project Manager, Environmental Investment Centre of Estonia
  • Sasha Twining, Corporate facilitator and debate host
  • Anastasis Tzoumpas, Delivery Manager, UBITECH ENERGY
  • Michael Ulke, Territory Sales Manager, Piller Germany GmbH & Co. KG
  • Iker Urrutia, Head of Global Smart Grids, Iberdrola
  • Vadym Utkin, Energy Storage Lead, DTEK Energy
  • Javier Valino, Coordinator & Head of Energy, Atos
  • Kees van de Kerk, President, Flow Batteries Europe
  • Ron van den Berg, Program Manager, Alliander
  • Jonathan van den Ham, Scientist, TNO
  • Kees van der Leun, Managing Director, Common Futures
  • Charlie van Dijl, Investment Advisor, Energy Investment Management
  • Aliki van Heek, Unit Head 3E Analysis, IAEA
  • Margien Storm van Leeuwen, Chief Commercial Officer, QuinteQ Energy
  • Maikel van Verseveld, VP Industry Solutions - Energy & Manufacturing, Microsoft
  • Ad van Wijk, Energy Technology, TU Delft
  • Philippe Vangeel, Secretary General, AVERE - The European Association for Electromobility
  • Tzeni Varfi, Principal, E.DSO
  • Philippe Vassilopoulos, Director Of Product Development, EPEX SPOT
  • Michiel Verbeeck, Implementation manager, ELIA
  • Yves Vercammen, Country Manager Belgium, Alfen B.V.
  • Michel Vermeer, Low Code Veteran, Blockbax
  • Fabio Veronese, Head of Grids Digital Hub, Enel Grids
  • Paulo Viegas, Engineer, Efacec
  • Michael Villa, Executive Director, smartEn
  • Wouter Vink, Co-creator, GigaWatt
  • Pepijn Vissers, Healer // Co-founder, Chapter8
  • Viviana Vitto, Head of MSRA- Enel Grids, Enel Grids
  • Ioannis Vlachos, Commercial Director EMEA, Energy web
  • Martin Vladimirov, Director, Energy and Climate Program, Center for the Study of Democracy
  • Alix von Haken, Engineer Smart Distribution Grids, Field test lead flexQgrid, Netze BW
  • Wan Nadia Iryani binti Wan Hashim, Manager Retail Transformation Delivery, Retail Division, Tenaga Nasional Berhad
  • Guido Wendt, Head of Energy & Utility Germany, Capgemini
  • Ronald Weststrate, VP Product Management, KORE Wireless
  • Ralf Wezel, Secretary General of EUTurbines & EUGINE, VDMA
  • Kate Willard, Estuary Envoy and Chair, Thames Estuary Growth Board
  • Matthew Williams, Founder & CEO, IONATE
  • Tobias Wischer, Sales Manager Brownfield Transformation, Siemens Energy
  • Jonas Witt, Director Business Development, EnergyNest
  • Janet Wood, Editor, New Power Report
  • Peter Wood, Chief Energy Advisor, Shell
  • Maximilian Wuelfing, Global Business Development Director Energy Tech & Downstream, IMI Critical Engineering
  • Frederic Wurtz, Senior Researcher at CNRS, CNRS & G2ELAB
  • Paddy Young, Director, Enlit Europe
  • Georg Zachmann, Senior Fellow, Bruegel
  • Azlul Shkib Arslan Zaghlol, Lead, Retail Digital Transformation Program, Tenaga Nasional Berhad
  • Hassan Zaheer, Chief Commercial Officer, Power Technology Research Inc.
  • Roberto Zangrandi, Secretary General, E.DSO
  • Aleksandra Zarzycka, Consultant Sustainable Buildings, Royal HaskoningDHV
  • David Zenner, Head of Customers, Elia Group
  • Lin Zhao, Director of Research Centre Germany, Sungrow Deutschland GmbH
  • Benedikt Ziegert, Senior Associate, Aurora Energy Research
  • Eva Zimmerman, Research Associate - Flexible Energy, Aurora Energy Research
  • Arjen Zuijderduijn, Innovation advisor, Stedin


Heard it in Frankfurt

Read what our attendees said about the event

"One of the actions in pillar 2 will be an investment to create a #digitaltwin of the #European electricity #grid: a sophisticated #VirtualReality model of the European electricity grid."

Vincent Berrutto, Energy4Europe


"Speeding up the energy transition... needs all of us."

Norbert Jung, Vice President of Product and Portfolio Management, Siemens Grid Software


"Our GEODE team is feeling #EnlitEurope⚡ It’s a thrill to finally be here in Frankfurt amongst our vast and global #energy community."



"We are delighted to be part of Enlit Europe and to join established energy players, external disruptors, innovative start-ups and increasingly engaged end-users."



"We should push even more on making our networks smart. There’s no limit on how smart our network can be." 

Vincenzo Gargiulio, Head of Business Solutions & New Services, Bludigit s.p.a.


"Delighted to be at #Enlit2022 here in Frankfurt. Key topic for me is how our industry can urgently industrialise the #energytransition"

Adam Middleton, Vice-President Western Europe, Siemens Energy

"#ERedes delegation @Enlit_Europe Learning, sharing and networking." 

Pedro Godinho Matos, Head Of Business Development - Associate Director of Strategy and Regulation at E-REDES  


"Democratising the energy systems is a complex and fascinating subject - and I believe this is the glue to build true #energyjustice." 

Marine Cornelis, Founder & Executive Director at Next Energy Consumer  


"Being at Enlit Europe is amazing! Not only do we have the opportunity to greet good friends like @Archimedeo from 
@Oracle but also many partners who, like us, have the goal of innovating energy and utilities around the world using the power of data, digital and AI." 



"Day 2 is on ✅ at Enlit Europe. Good discussions happening at our stand 👉 Come and meet the #OneNet partners and get to know more about the project" 

OneNet Project


"Looking forward to more interactions tomorrow and to joining Enlit Europe 2023 in my dear #Paris!" 

Luca Spinosa, Researcher at Enel Foundation


"Board Member Ramon Gallart Fernández represented DSO Entity during today's roundtable “Countdown to 2030” at Enlit Europe. The Think Tank session, introduced by Vince Ebert and moderated by Lorena Skiljan, engaged 100 energy sector delegates from different backgrounds in discussions on how to break barriers and challenge ideas via collaboration on key topics" 

EU DSO Entity


"Great to be back with my friends and colleagues from the energy industry at this most relevant event on Energy Transition and decarbonisation, the Enlit Europe in Frankfurt ." 

Tomaž Orešič, Vice-President & Procurator at Resalta


"The innovation light is on in Europe! Today alongside Initiate, we hosted a selection of start-ups accelerating the energy transition across the electricity supply chain at Enlit Europe in Frankfurt" 



"Vattenfall manages flexibility since 100 years. Thanks, Enlit Europe, for the opportunity to present how trading can support the build out of more storage and batteries to decarbonize our grids." 

Martin Daronnat, Head of Business Development Trading, Vattenfall


"My highlights this year were the learnings out of side conversations and back 2 back meetings with customers, partners and colleagues" 

Luis Morencos, Energy Industry Executive, Microsoft


"Thank you Enlit Europe for a great event. Nice to be here and meet old friends for the second year in a row." 

Yan Tsymbalyuk, Manager, International Affairs, DTEK Grids


"Thanks, Enlit Europe, for an inspiring 2022 edition!" 

Marine Cornelis, Founder & Executive Director at Next Energy Consumer

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