4th PV Briefing & Networking Forum Middle East

Meet us @ Intersolar Middle East

Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE
21 September 2016 | 10:00 am – 2:00 pm


Based on the highly successful conference in Saudi Arabia, Joint Forces for Solar is proud to present the 4th PV Briefing & Networking Forum Middle East!


Under the session title “Saudi Arabia Vision 2030 - All Signs Point Towards Industry Takeoff”, our highly interactive and content-driven conference session will touch base on the hot topics and burning questions currently impacting development of the Saudi Arabian solar market.


Join us on September 21th from 10:00am-2:00pm and benefit from latest expert insights on the future of the solar market in Saudi Arabia while networking with leading solar players along the entire solar value chain.


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Saudi Arabia Vision 2030 - All Signs Point Towards Industry Take off

10.00 am – 10.30 am

Assessing Saudi Arabia’s Solar Market Potential

  • Markus A.W. Hoehner, CEO, EuPD Research

10.30 am – 11.00 am

Risk Analysis in Emerging Markets: A Legal Perspective with a Particular Look at the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • Andrew Renton, Partner, Bird & Bird LLP


11.00 am – 12.00 pm

Executive Roundtable Discussion: Synchronizing Domestic & International Efforts to Facilitate Market Growth in Saudi Arabia

Moderated by: Hadi Tahboub, President, Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA)

  • Adil Saleh Alomair, Solar Energy Dept. Sr. Manager, Advanced Electronics Company
  • Abdulmohsin Al Shoaibi, Chairman, Saudi Arabia Solar Industry Association (SASIA) and Executive Director, Solar Arabia Co. Ltd.
  • Raed Bkayrat, Vice President Business Development MENA, First Solar International Middle East FZ-LLC
  • Golo Wahl, Sr. Director Business Development, Flex
  • Engin Yaman, General Manager Middle East & Africa, Talesun Solar Germany GmbH


12.00 pm – 12.30 pm

ESCO Modelling and Financing Structures for Implementation of Energy Savings in Existing Buildings

  • Jesus Gutierrez, Founder and Co-Managing Director, Smart4Power (ALEC)


12.30 pm – 2.00 pm

MENA Energy Efficiency Roundtable: Technological Advancements, Viability of Retrofit & Innovative Funding Structures

Moderated by: Gus Schellekens, Partner, Clean Energy and Sustainability Services, Ernst & Young

  • Daniel Zywietz, Founder & CEO, Enerwhere and Director, Clean Energy Business Council
  • Lee Bremer, Chief Operations Officer, Yellow Door Energy
  • Ridah Sabouni, Technical Director, Clean Energy Business Council and Managing Director MENA, Energetics
  • Clint Dempsey, Principal Associate, Eversheds

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