6/7/8 July 2021 | Virtual Summit

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2021 AgendA

12:30
 - 13:00 SGT (BST+7)
Speed networking

Make the connections to accelerate your solar & storage aspirations, with 30 minutes dedicated to building your network. Join our virtual speed networking and let us take care of introducing you to new contacts with our dedicated networking software:

Speed Networking will place you in a room with 3 random contacts. Designed to replicate some of the spontaneity of making contacts during the coffee breaks at live events, the system even provides prompts to help facilitate conversation if required.

13:00
 - 13:30 SGT (BST+7)
Keynote panel - How can we stimulate the market going forward?

Starting off the conference, in our keynote panel, our panellists will be debating topics such as:

  • How can we stimulate the market going forward?
  • What regulatory frameworks would entice investors?
  • Should Asia go down the auctions route which Europe has mandated?
  • What’s the market response to curtailment?
  • How are companies dealing with changing regulations?
, Vice President
, SUSI Partners AG
, Regional Industry Director, Infrastructure and Natural Resources - Asia and Pacific
, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
13:45
 - 14:30 SGT (BST+7)
A view from the investors

With governments banking on green power to revitalise economies, investors will speak out about the need for market stability, outline which markets they have appetite for and how they’re readying themselves for storage. In this session we will be hearing from investors spanning the globe, who have their eyes set on the region, and who will present their views, what they are currently tackling and how they see the market moving.

Key topics include:

  • Key markets of interest, the impact of cost of capital and the cost of energy
  • How do they view new and emerging technologies? Is the appetite there?
  • Levelized cost of energy
, Vice President
, SUSI Partners AG
, Head of EM & Climate Impact – AIP Private Markets
, Morgan Stanley
, Director Business Development
, InfraCo Asia
, Founder and Managing Director
, ADL Capital Group
14:45
 - 15:30 SGT (BST+7)
A view from the lenders

On the other side of the coin, we will be hearing from the lenders on what their views are regarding lending in the solar & storage space, especially in South East Asia, what they are currently tackling and how they see the market moving.

Key topics include:

  • Their view on lending in different markets
  • How do they judge risk under the current climate?
  • What are they charging for capital?
  • Project financing
  • The current and future role of multilaterals
, Head Energy Transition Finance Platform, Project Facilitation & Support Division
, International Renewable Energy Agency
, Head of Project Finance Asia
, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
, Head of Infrastructure & Project Finance Asia
, United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB)
, Managing Director and Co-Head Project Finance Asia Pacific
, Korea Development Bank
, Managing Director – Asia Pacific
, U.S International Development Finance Corporation
15:45
 - 16:45 SGT (BST+7)
Thailand Workshop

In the first country workshop of the event, we will be looking closely at Thailand, with our panellists assessing what has worked successfully for Thailand, what regulations have helped foster the expansion of the solar industry and what the future may hold for Thailand. Join this session to not only hear from our experts but take part in the roundtable discussion which will follow their presentations.

, VP Commercial & Industrial Solar
, Symbior Solar
, Founder and President
, Constant Energy