Meet the Speakers

Keynote Address


The Hon Bill Johnston MLA
The Hon Bill Johnston MLA
Minister for Mines and Petroleum; Energy: Industrial Relations Western Australian Legislative Assembly
Western Australian Legislative Assembly

International Speakers


Mark McGranaghan
Mark McGranaghan
Vice President of Integrated Grid
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), USA
Laurence Abcede
Laurence Abcede
P.E., Distributed Resources Manager
San Diego Gas & Electric - USA
Richard Mathews
Richard Mathews
Australian Consul-General
Australian Consulate-General, Makassar, Indonesia
Reena Suri
Reena Suri
Executive Director
India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF)

Introducing your 2020 Advisory Board


Terry Mohn
Terry Mohn
Chairman
International Microgrid Association
Rosh Ireland
Rosh Ireland
Director of Clean Energy and National Policy
Energy Policy WA
Peter Kerr
Peter Kerr
Executive Manager, Growth
Western Power
Francis Norman
Francis Norman
Executive Manager, Growth
NERA
Reena Suri
Reena Suri
Executive Director
India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF)
Kathryn Granheim
Kathryn Granheim
Executive Director
International Microgrid Association

Introducing Your Expert Speaker Panel


Mark McGranaghan
Mark McGranaghan
Vice President of Integrated Grid
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), USA
Laurence Abcede
Laurence Abcede
P.E., Distributed Resources Manager
San Diego Gas & Electric - USA
Jessica Shaw
Jessica Shaw
MLA Member for Swan Hill
Chair of the WA Parliament's Economics and Industry Standing Committee
Richard Matthews
Richard Matthews
Consul-General
Australian Consulate- General, Makassar, Eastern Indonesia
Reena Suri
Reena Suri
Executive Director
India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF)
Andrew Blaver
Andrew Blaver
Manager, Distributed Energy Resources
Horizon Power
Terry Mohn
Terry Mohn
Chairman
International Microgrid Association
Stevan Green
Stevan Green
President
ATCO Gas Division Australia
Ben Bristow
Ben Bristow
Head of Grid Transformation (acting), Asset Management
Western Power
Chris Judd
Chris Judd
EGM Electricity Markets
Jemena
Peter Klinken
Peter Klinken
Chief Scientist of Western Australia
Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation
Fiona Simon
Fiona Simon
CEO
Australian Hydrogen Council
Stephen Edwell
Stephen Edwell
Chairman, Energy Transformation Strategy Taskforce
Energy Policy WA
Allan O'Connor
Allan O'Connor
Assistant Director of Energy Efficiency, Environmental Resource Management & Sustainability
Australian Department of Defence
Violette Mochaileh
Violette Mochaileh
EGM of Emerging Markets & Services
Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO)
Andrew Truswell
Andrew Truswell
Acting Executive General Manager
Australian Energy Market Commission (AEMC)
Stephen Richardson
Stephen Richardson
Senior Technology Innovation Engineer Intelligent Grid New Technology
Ergon Energy
Jason Froud
Jason Froud
Manager Policy
Synergy
Lee Ucich
Lee Ucich
Engineering Lead DERMS Project
Horizon Power
Jeff Haworth
Jeff Haworth
Executive Director, Geological Survey and Resource Strategy
Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety, Western Australia
Francis Norman
Francis Norman
Executive Manager, Growth
National Energy Resources Australia
Lachlan Creswell
Lachlan Creswell
Executive Director
Macquarie Capital
Gary Bryant
Gary Bryant
General Manager of Asset Strategy
Alinta Energy
Geoff Hobley
Geoff Hobley
General Manager Remote Energy
Energy Developments (EDL)
Leigh Kennedy
Leigh Kennedy
National Lead for Energy
Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)
Colin Sadlier
Colin Sadlier
Head of Business Development
Australian Gas Infrastructure Group
Craig Chambers
Craig Chambers
Director of Business Development & Transactions
Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)
Stedman Ellis
Stedman Ellis
Chief Executive Officer
Future Batteries Industry CRC
Justine Jarvinen
Justine Jarvinen
CEO
UNSW Energy Institute
Dermot Costello
Dermot Costello
WA Advisor
Clean Energy Council
Roly O-Connell
Roly O-Connell
Head of Portfolio & Transformation
Transgrid
Kelvin Say
Kelvin Say
Energy Transition Hub
University of Melbourne
Juergen Zimmerman
Juergen Zimmerman
Business Development & Technology Manager
ABB
Samantha Kali
Samantha Kali
Senior Project Engineer
SAGE Automation
Rob Wilson
Rob Wilson
Head of Western Australia
Clean Energy Finance Corporation
Rob Breden
Rob Breden
GM Western Australia
Enwave
Stuart Nahajski
Stuart Nahajski
General Manager Regional
DevelopmentWA
Peter Adams
Peter Adams
Chief Executive Officer
Lord Howe Island Board
James Seymour
James Seymour
CEO
C4NET
Sam Lee Mohan
Sam Lee Mohan
Manager, Innovation Projects
ATCO Gas Division Australia
Kapz Malhotra
Kapz Malhotra
General Manager Business Development
ATCO Gas Division