Workshop District Heating
Program 11/Dec Province House Antwerp
09.00 - Welcome coffee

09.30 - Welcome by Katrina Sichel, Ludwig Caluwé (Deputy Province of Antwerp) and Kristof Bossuyt (Chairman of ISVAG)

09.45 - Update situation in Europe by Eloi Piel (Euroheat)

10.00 - Germany: Mart Kivikas, Wissenskapital Energie GmbH and Werner Lütsch, CEO AGFW the Energy Efficiency Association for Heating, Cooling and CHP

10.40 - Ireland: Donna Gartland, CEO Irish District Energy Association

11.00 - Coffeebreak

11.30 - Denmark: Kim Winter, Fjernvarme Fyn

11.50 - The Netherlands: Dr Jan-Peter HEIDA, SIRM, regulation of DH in the Netherlands

12.10 - Wrap up Q&A - what have we learned this morning?

12.30 - First round of pitches catwalk

12.50 - Lunch

13.50 - Second round of pitches catwalk

14.10 - Situation in Flanders: Tom Prinzie, Vice president Warmtenetwerk Vlaanderen

14.25 - Topic 1: Maja Reynebeau, UGent "Regulation of DH in Flanders"

14.55 - Coffeebreak

15.20 - Topic 2: energy sources: Jo Neyens, Warmtenetwerk Vlaanderen and Tom Vanden Noordgate, Flux 50

15.50 - Topic 3: smart DH networks as part of smart cities: Erik De Schutter, EnergyVille and Nick Purshouse, SoWhat

16.20 - Topic 4: environmental and climate aspects, public awareness/ public acceptance: Tom Ysebaert, De Standaard and Morten Kramer Nielsen, communication director ARC Kopenhagen

16.50 - Debate: Lars Hummelmose (DBDH), Tom Ysebaert (De Standaard), Cathy Berx (Governor Antwerp), Bram Pauwels (Beauvent), Morten Kramer Nielsen, communication director ARC Kopenhagen

17.20 - Conclusions: VVSG Christof Delatter

17.30 - Networking cocktail

18.45

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Program12/dec - Tech Visits
09.00 - Departure bus at Hilton Antwerp

09.30 - Arrival Nieuw Zuid: introduction DH project
10.00 - Departure bus (+ second stop of bus for local participants)
10.30 - Arrival Terbekehof: visit DH project ISVAG + bus transfer to ISVAG
11.15 - ISVAG: presentations, followed by networklunch
14.00 - End of program - bus back to Nieuw Zuid and Hilton