On Wednesday, 15 May we will host a networking dinner at the EGG at 19.00. Participation is open to all participants.

15 May
16 May
09:00 - 09:30 Welcome coffee & registration
09:15 Opening of the conference Martin Forsén, President of EHPA
We can all do more to fight climate change Marian Jones, Kids for climate
A vision in reach – the renewable, decarbonized energy system Anke Uytterhoeven, PhD student at KU Leuven
09:35 – 09:50 Motivation Keynote: Is the long-term strategy sufficient to keep Europe inside the 1.5°C target?
09:50 -11:00 Policy morning: European's long-term strategy - overview and debate Panel debate - Moderator, (tbc)
Intervention to keynote: Reading between the lines - The building sector in the long term strategy Matthias Deutsch, Agora Energiewende (tbc)
"Campfire debate": We can't electrify everything, but can we provide green molecules to every application? Discussion with:
Panel discussion with speakers Dries Acke, European Climate Foundation
James Watson, Eurogas
Kristian Ruby, Eurelectric
11:00 -11:30
Coffee break
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11:30 - 12:30 Double digital growth - how long can it last? An overview on market developments in Europe Moderator: Krystyna Dawson, BSRIA
Gas free Netherlands - a heat pump country? Frank Agterberg, DHPA
Germany: a big country, comparatively few heat pumps - why? Martin Sabel, Bundesverband Wärmepumpe
How did France become the biggest European heat pump market - how much longer? Valérie Laplagne, Uniclima
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:10 New approaches for large HP deployment in cities and regions Moderator: Paul Voss, Euroheat and Power
Large heat pumps in cities Brian vad Matthisen, Aalborg Univeristy
The last generation DHC: Ectogrid Fredrik Rosenqvist, E. ON Sweden
A CO2 based energy system for districts and cities Alexander de Rougemont, MAN Energy solutions
Big dreams with big heat pumps - low carbon city quarters in Vienna Christoph Segalla, Wienenergie
Accelerating clean energy renovation: the case of the energy agency of Alto Adige, Bolzano
Panel discussion on city solutions
15:10-15:40 Coffee break
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15:40-17:00 Think big, think hot, think cold: zero emission industry - no place for heat pumps?! Moderator: Eric Delforge, Mayekawa
Sweet and efficient: confectionary production benefitting from heat pumps Case to be presented by GEA
Successful heat recycling for sustainable production Mikko Viljanmaa, Kiilto Oy, Finland
From global value chain to local energy: pecting and carrageen production fuels Køge’s district heating CP KELCO, Denmark
Heat pumps to help reaching Colruyt's CO2 emission target Collin Bootsveld, Colruyt group, Belgium
Panel discussion with speakers
19:15 – 19.30 Heat pump city of the year awards
19.00 – 22.00 Networking dinner

9:00 Welcome coffee & registration
09:00 Opening of the conference
Digital Morning: You cannot digitalize pipes, or can you?? Marco Gazzino, Head of Enel X innovation, ENEL
Sector coupling in individual buildings: zero emission and plus energy houses as a reality of today
Heat as a product: the heat pump business case benefitting from demand side flexibility Simon Schmitz, aWATTar GmbH
Tiko revisited Sandra Trittin, Tiko, Switzerland
IoT platform integration and big data as the necessary background for new business models Johannes Fütterer, Aedifion
Panel discussion with speakers
Coffee break
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11:10 – 12:00 Cities accelerating zero carbon renovation: concrete action to unleash the opportunity
Moderator: Claire Roumet, Energy Cities
The local approach: City of Leuven Katrien Rycken, Leuven 2030
Lessons from Superhomes 2.0 or how overcome the challenge of scaling home renovation Paul Kenny, Tipperary Energy Agency
Are we optimizing systems for the rigth target market: todays heat pumps in the renovation sector Jasper van den Munckhof, Energysprong Europe
Panel discussion with speakers
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:45 The renovation Challenge: decarbonisation of cities with heat pumps? Moderator, (tbc)
Energy communities as an accelerator to city decarbonisation: lessons learned in Vienna
What energy communities can do for a decarbonized Europe Dirk van Sintjan, REScoop
Urban energy system planning: do we have the right tools for decarbonization? Yong Chen, International renewable energy agency (IRENA)
Villa Castelli: towards the nZEB renovation of a historic building Elena Lucchi, EURAC research
Panel discussion with speakers
14:45 – 15:10 Farewell coffee Break

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