10th PV Briefing & Networking Forum Europe – Munich | Germany

Event Details

In the names of Joint Foces for Solar and Intersolar Europe, we invite you to the 10th PV Briefing & Networking Forum Europe.

The event will focus on the EU’s commitment for a renewable energyleadership by examining future Scenarios from a Policy Perspective, the latest progress in meeting the expansion goals (20% by 2020 & 30% by 2030), and advancements in market design and technologies, as well as the following agenda:



02.00 pm –
02.15 pm

Sunny Renaissance of the European Solar Market

  • European solar market opportunities in 2018 and beyond
  • Assessment of existing and future market growth drivers

Speaker: Markus A.W. Hoehner, CEO, Joint Forces for Solar / EuPD Research

02.15 pm –
02.30 pm

Key European Solar Markets – Trends & Business Opportunities

  • A detailed look at Germany, Netherlands, Spain & France
  • Market demands and drivers from the installer’s perspective
  • Winning strategies for the supplying side

Speaker: Saif Islam, Senior Consultant, EuPD Research

02.30 pm –
03.15 pm

Presentation & Panel Discussion | Energizing Market Developments: Technical Advances, Business Strategies & Regulatory

  • Key barriers, incentives, benefits, applications & successful case studies across Europe
  • Successfully proven business strategies of European technology leaders

Speaker: Stuart Brannigan, Managing Director, Solar Solutions GmbH 


  • Matthias Mack, Key Account Manager, Multi Contact, Stäubli
  • Carlos Lezana, Marketing & Communication, Solar PV Energy, Ingeteam
  • Sonia Benard, VP Europe and Africa Sales, Talesun
  • tbc.

03.15 pm –
03.30 pm

Managing Change in a New and Digitalized Energy World: What Does it Mean for the Solar Industry Today?

  • The digital revolution: Sustaining profitability with innovative power management systems
  • Do energy systems need blockchain? Implications and opportunities for the solar industry

Speaker: Gregor Novak, CEO & Co-Founder, SunContract

03.30 pm –
03.45 pm

Presentation Arctech (tbc)

Speaker: Andrea Alessandro Antronaco, EMEA Head-BD Director, Arctech Solar

03.45 pm –
04.00 pm

APsystems Smart-Grid Ready Microinverters Range Opens up New Opportunities for the Solar Industry in Germany

Speaker: Maxime Boiron, Senior Director of Marketing EMEA, APsystems EMEA 

04.00 pm