Moderated by Nick Esch, Senior Research Associate, SEPA
Session 1: Assessing the Caribbean and South American Solar Markets – Latest Trends at a Glance
What are the emerging markets? What are existing and future investment incentives? Analysts, financial advisors and legal experts will share first-hand insights on current key opportunities and challenges facing developers and funders in the marketplace and give an outlook on the further development of the regional solar sector.
Bankability Challenges and Compliance Issues in Project Development
Speaker: Lara M. Rios, Senior Counsel, Holland & Knight
Insights into PV in Colombia – Chasing Brazil’s Leadership in DG
Marc Tremel, General Manager, Colombinvest S.A.S.
Session 2: Solar Technology Update – Evaluation of the Latest Research and Application-oriented Innovations
Solar systems constantly grow in their usability and efficiency. What are the current solar technology innovations tailored for the regional conditions? Learn from leading engineering experts about recent advances in research and how to keep your solar plant competitive.
Microgrids with Solar Plus Storage Yields – Energy Savings and Resiliency
Speaker: John Vernacchia, Segment Manager, Renewable Energy, Eaton
Advanced Solar Thermal Applications
Speaker: William Guiney, President, Artic Solar, Inc.
Single Axis Tracking System Solutions for High-Wind Regions like the Caribbean
Speaker: Christian Salzeder, CSO Tracking Systems, Schletter Group
Solar, Sustainable, LEED Platinum Modular Hurricane Solutions
Speaker: Karen Adams, by CEO, Green Dwellings, LLC (Florida)
Session 3: Best Practice Examples to Make Your Solar Project Profitable
What is the current regulatory framework and the realities of financing solar projects in the respective countries? It is indispensable to know how to recognize financial and legal barriers in time and how to handle them skillfully. Those who know the legal basis and know how solar projects can remain profitable for a long time are obviously at an advantage. Our top-class speakers bring their insider knowledge directly from the business to the stage.
Caribbean and South American Region – Fort Lauderdale | USA