2017SAEEC Conference Speakers

 

Paul Johnson, South African IEC National Committee Secretary




Topic: "IEC work for energy efficiency"

PAUL JOHNSON, SOUTH AFRICAN IEC NATIONAL COMMITTEE SECRETARY

IEC



Benjamin Curnier, Associate Director, Southern Africa




Topic: "How to accelerate energy efficiency by getting the financing for it right”

BENJAMIN CURNIER, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, SOUTHERN AFRICA

THE CARBON TRUST



Zadok Olinga, Senior Engineering Consultant




Topic: “Managing carbon and energy risks and opportunities in an ever-changing environment”

ZADOK OLINGA, SENIOR ENGINEERING CONSULTANT

CATALYST SOLUTIONS



Kofi Amparbeng, Senior Industry Development Manage




Topic: "Financing energy service companies through the IDC"

KOFI AMPARBENG, SENIOR INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT MANAGE

IDC



Nozipho Nkosi




Topic: “ESCo Case Study”

NOZIPHO NKOSI

BASIA CONSULTING



Lloyd Macfarlane, Partner




Topic: “Sustainability reporting and your vacation to Zanzibar”

LLOYD MACFARLANE, PARTNER

PSP-ICON



Markus Wolf, Project Manager




Topic: “Solar Payback Project – Solar Thermal Technology for Industrial Processes”

MARKUS WOLF, PROJECT MANAGER

SA-GERMAN CHAMBER – COMPETENCE CENTRE SUSTAINABLE ENERGIES



Herman Carstens, Senior M&V Engineer: Centre for New Energy Systems




Topic: “A user’s guide to the SANAS STC WG guideline for reporting uncertainty in M&V”

HERMAN CARSTENS, SENIOR M&V ENGINEER: CENTRE FOR NEW ENERGY SYSTEMS

UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA



Dr Matthias Klatt, Research Group Leader / Academic Collaborator




Topic: “Energy transition in Germany: a case study on renewable energy integration and its impact on the operation and efficiency of coal-fired power plants”

DR MATTHIAS KLATT, RESEARCH GROUP LEADER / ACADEMIC COLLABORATOR

BRANDENBURG UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY COTTBUS-SENFTENBERG



Christoph Kausch, Director




Topic: "Optimised sizing of PV systems with battery and sensible heat storage for SMEs and residential applications"

CHRISTOPH KAUSCH, DIRECTOR

LOW EXERGY CONSULTING



Riyaz Papar, Director, Global Energy Services




Topic: “Advances in energy efficiency of steam systems”

RIYAZ PAPAR, DIRECTOR, GLOBAL ENERGY SERVICES

HUDSON TECHNOLOGIES COMPANY



Prof LJ Grobler, Professor




Topic: " M&V of exothermic and endothermic processes"

PROF LJ GROBLER, PROFESSOR

NORTH-WEST UNIVERSITY



Barry Bredenkamp, General Manager




Topic: "Introduction Sunref Technical Assistance facility”

BARRY BREDENKAMP, GENERAL MANAGER

SANEDI



Andre Reyneke, Managing Director




Topic: "Sustaining our cities through green mobility”

ANDRE REYNEKE, MANAGING DIRECTOR

DUCERE HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD



Aveshen Moodley, Vice President: Sustainability




Topic: "Implementing Sustainability into Barclays Africa Group Limited"

AVESHEN MOODLEY, VICE PRESIDENT: SUSTAINABILITY

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED



Gerhard van den Berg, Principal Engineer: Energy




Topic: “Energy Efficiency in Mining – Quo Vadis?”

GERHARD VAN DEN BERG, PRINCIPAL ENGINEER: ENERGY

SIBANYE-STILLWATER



Paul van der Sandt, Senior Energy Engineer




Topic: “Capturing Savings through Behavior: Managing Change”

PAUL VAN DER SANDT, SENIOR ENERGY ENGINEER

ENERGY RESOURCE OPTIMIZERS (ERO)



Martha Stein-Sochas, Regional Delegate




Topic: "Introduction to Sunref globally and why it is important in South Africa”

MARTHA STEIN-SOCHAS, REGIONAL DELEGATE

AGENCE FRANÇAISE DE DEVELOPPEMENT



Douglas Liner, Team Leader




Chairperson: Financing Sustainable Energy Projects

DOUGLAS LINER, TEAM LEADER

SUNREF II



Gerswynn McKuur, National Project Manager




Chairperson: The future is arriving – trends and innovations in transportation & mobility

GERSWYNN MCKUUR, NATIONAL PROJECT MANAGER

GCIP-SA



Jonathan Curren, Technical Advisor




Topic: "NAMA Facility financing of energy efficiency programmes"

JONATHAN CURREN, TECHNICAL ADVISOR

GIZ



Rabelani Tshikalanke, Director - Climate Change Mitigation Sector Plan




Chairperson: Climate Change

RABELANI TSHIKALANKE, DIRECTOR - CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION SECTOR PLAN

DEA



Xolile Mabusela, Director Energy Efficiency and Environment




Topic: “ESCo demands according to NEES post 2015 and V-NAMA”

XOLILE MABUSELA, DIRECTOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND ENVIRONMENT

DOE



Faith Mkhacwa, Engineer




Chairperson: Energy Management

FAITH MKHACWA, ENGINEER

NCPC-SA



Lebogang Mosenthal, Project Manager: Renewable Energy Initiatives




Topic: "Policies and initiatives in promoting the development of renewable energy in South Africa”

LEBOGANG MOSENTHAL, PROJECT MANAGER: RENEWABLE ENERGY INITIATIVES

DOE



Irvan Damon, Energy Intelligence




Topic: “Smart energy utility and bill optimisation in the Telco Space”

IRVAN DAMON, ENERGY INTELLIGENCE

ELDO TELCO



Jason Schäffler




Chairperson: Renewables & Alternative Energy

JASON SCHÄFFLER

.



Moses Motaung, Chairman




Topic: “Introducing ESCO Association of South Africa”

MOSES MOTAUNG, CHAIRMAN

ESCO ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH AFRICA



Davorka Shepherd, Head of SECO




Topic: “Promoting a climate-friendly and green growth”

DAVORKA SHEPHERD, HEAD OF SECO

SWISS ECONOMIC COOPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT (SECO)



Duane Newman, Director




Topic: “Government incentives for energy efficiency project”

DUANE NEWMAN, DIRECTOR

COVA ADVISORY & ASSOCIATES



Mitesh Bhawan




Topic: "ESCo Case Study“

MITESH BHAWAN

JOULE ENERGY



Lovell Emslie, Director Technical




Topic: "Alternative and renewable fuels for mobility”

LOVELL EMSLIE, DIRECTOR TECHNICAL

PEGASUS ENGINEERED GREEN MOBILITY



Dr Rebecca Maserumule, Chief Director: Hydrogen and Energy




DR REBECCA MASERUMULE, CHIEF DIRECTOR: HYDROGEN AND ENERGY

DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY



Manuel El-Amine, Director, Chief Directorate International Cooperation on Energy Policy




Topic: “Energy efficiency as part of the German Energiewende (energy transition)”

MANUEL EL-AMINE, DIRECTOR, CHIEF DIRECTORATE INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION ON ENERGY POLICY

FEDERAL MINISTRY FOR ECONOMIC AFFAIRS AND ENERGY (BMWI)



Busisiwe Ndabana, Founder




Topic: "The future is arriving – trends and innovations in transportation and mobility”

BUSISIWE NDABANA, FOUNDER

LEHAKWE CAPITAL PTY LTD



Conrad Kassier, Energy Efficiency Co-ordinator




Topic: "Industry 4.0 – New energy solutions, “Verkehrswende” and globally integrated mobility requirements in industry”

CONRAD KASSIER, ENERGY EFFICIENCY CO-ORDINATOR

UNIDO



Duane Newman, Director




Topic: "Government incentives for energy efficiency projects”

DUANE NEWMAN, DIRECTOR

COVA ADVISORY & ASSOCIATES



Reitumetse Molotsoane, Director: Climate Change Response Near-term Priority Flagship Programmes




Topic: "South Africa response to climate change: policy and mitigation actions"

REITUMETSE MOLOTSOANE, DIRECTOR: CLIMATE CHANGE RESPONSE NEAR-TERM PRIORITY FLAGSHIP PROGRAMMES

DEA



Vonani Mabunda, Co-Founder and CEO




Topic: "Financing SMEs in the Green Economy - Lessons from the Green Climate Fund”

VONANI MABUNDA, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

SCF CAPITAL SOLUTIONS



Konstanze Stein, Konstanze Stein, Senior Expert




Topic: “ESCo models in Germany and Europe”

KONSTANZE STEIN, KONSTANZE STEIN, SENIOR EXPERT

CLIMATE PROTECTION AND ENERGY AGENCY BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG GMBH



Lisa Reynolds, President




Topic: "Women’s perspective on the development of ESCos in South Africa”

LISA REYNOLDS, PRESIDENT

SAEE CONFEDERATION



Moses Motaung, Chair Person




Topic: "Introduction of ESCo Association South Africa (EASA)”

MOSES MOTAUNG, CHAIR PERSON

EASA



Martjie Cloete, Programme Manager Water & Energy Management




Topic: "Success through Shared Savings Programmes, in the Cape Town Region”

MARTJIE CLOETE, PROGRAMME MANAGER WATER & ENERGY MANAGEMENT

NATIONAL PUBLIC WORKS



Adiel Jakoef, Team Manager




Topic: "The effects of bunkering and multiple energy drivers in the measurement and verification of energy efficiency projects”

ADIEL JAKOEF, TEAM MANAGER

STELLENBOSCH UNIVERSITY



Lorraine Jenks, Founder CEO




Topic: "Victim of circumstance or master of your destiny? Energy disruption and smart retro innovations for our school-leavers and the unemployed”

LORRAINE JENKS, FOUNDER CEO

HOTELSTUFF/GREENSTUFF



Carel Ballack,Consultant




Topic: "Growth of the solar PV market in SA”

CAREL BALLACK,CONSULTANT

COPPER DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION AFRICA



Wynand van der Merwe, Skills Development Manager




Topic: “Advancing professional careers in environmental sustainability and carbon emission reduction”

WYNAND VAN DER MERWE, SKILLS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

NCPC-SA/CSIR



Thuthukile Mthethwa, Portfolio Manager: Energy




Topic: “Technology Innovation Agency (TIA): financial and non-financial support for technology innovations within the energy sector in South Africa”

THUTHUKILE MTHETHWA, PORTFOLIO MANAGER: ENERGY

TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION AGENCY (TIA)



Rob Jeffrey, Independent economic risk consultant




Topic: “South Africa’s real electricity generating choices, their true costs and the way forward”

ROB JEFFREY, INDEPENDENT ECONOMIC RISK CONSULTANT

INDEPENDENT



David Bekink, Technical Director




Topic: “Waste heat recovery, technology and financing”

DAVID BEKINK, TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

DICKINSON ENERGY LTD



Coenraad Pretorius, Energy Engineering Specialist




Topic: “The green engine”

COENRAAD PRETORIUS, ENERGY ENGINEERING SPECIALIST

ANGLO AMERICAN



Barry Bredenkamp, General Manager




Topic: “Pay-as-You-Go Energy Efficiency”

BARRY BREDENKAMP, GENERAL MANAGER

SANEDI



David Mercer, Technical Director




Topic: “Energy performance: science based targets as a driver to bettering best practice”

DAVID MERCER, TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT



Dion Marsh, Board Member




Topic: “Detrimental effects of compression on bulk insulation”

DION MARSH, BOARD MEMBER

TIPSASA



Petrus Klopper, MD




Topic: “Industrial automation and Resource Efficiency and Cleaner Production (RECP)”

PETRUS KLOPPER, MD

AI2SA



Carel Snyman, General Manager




Topic: “Electrifying the transport sector”

CAREL SNYMAN, GENERAL MANAGER

SANEDI



Nico Mienie, Technical Director




Topic: “The environmental and socio-economic impact of clay brick: an industry-wide life cycle assessment”

NICO MIENIE, TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

CLAY BRICK ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH AFRICA



Nicole Algio, Regional Secretariat Manager




Topic: “Addressing Climate Change through Energy Efficiency in Agriculture”

NICOLE ALGIO, REGIONAL SECRETARIAT MANAGER

REEEP



Chris Edeh, Director




Topic: “How sustainable is Africa”

CHRIS EDEH, DIRECTOR

AFRICA SUSTAINABLE ENERGY ASSOCIATION



Andrew Hibberd, Senior Research Officer




Topic: "Energy footprint and savings potential in heavy industry"

ANDREW HIBBERD, SENIOR RESEARCH OFFICER

UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN



Hiten Parmar, Director




Topic: “The eMobility landscape”

HITEN PARMAR, DIRECTOR

UYILO EMOBILITY PROGRAMME



Jesper Vauvert, Team Leader, Energy Efficiency




Topic: “Energy efficiency action plan for Tanzania”

JESPER VAUVERT, TEAM LEADER, ENERGY EFFICIENCY

GIZ



Lehlogonolo Chiloane, Senior Researcher: Macro and Energy Economics




Topic: "Cost-efficient procurement of solar photovoltaic plant for embedded generation”

LEHLOGONOLO CHILOANE, SENIOR RESEARCHER: MACRO AND ENERGY ECONOMICS

CSIR



Phillip Geyser, Managing Director




Topic: "Electric Vehicles in South Africa ....Challenges and Timing”

PHILLIP GEYSER, MANAGING DIRECTOR

SA GREEN VEHICLES PTY LTD



Jeanne Parker-Weekes, Business Development Manager




Topic: “Driving building efficiency by taking control of your data”

JEANNE PARKER-WEEKES, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

IES LTD



Gabriel Kroes, Senior Engineer




Topic: “Climate change, environment and energy”

GABRIEL KROES, SENIOR ENGINEER

DNV GL



Jens Hauser, Head of Competence Centre Sustainable Energy




Topic: "The European EnergyManager Training EUREM – building capacities in industry and service providers to respond to changes in the energy market"

JENS HAUSER, HEAD OF COMPETENCE CENTRE SUSTAINABLE ENERGY

SOUTHERN AFRICAN-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY



Xolani Mbanga, CEO




Topic: "Energy efficiency"

XOLANI MBANGA, CEO

INTENSIVE USERS GROUP



Edwin Bath, Deputy Director




Topic: "Resource Efficiency within the Western Cape Government Property Portfolio”

EDWIN BATH, DEPUTY DIRECTOR

WESTERN CAPE GOVERNMENT: DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT AND PUBLIC WORKS



Douglas Liner, Sunref II Team Leader




Topic: “Intro to the programme, objectives and types of projects, progress to date and pipeline overview”

DOUGLAS LINER, SUNREF II TEAM LEADER

ENCLUDE



Patrick Curran, Policy Analyst and Research Advisor to Professor Nicholas Stern




Topic: “Delivering on the New Global Agenda: climate change, international agreements, and energy productivity”

PATRICK CURRAN, POLICY ANALYST AND RESEARCH ADVISOR TO PROFESSOR NICHOLAS STERN

GRANTHAM RESEARCH INSTITUTE ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND THE ENVIRONMENT



Chris Yelland, Managing director and investigative editor




Topic: "The energy and electricity future in South Africa – challenges and opportunities”

CHRIS YELLAND, MANAGING DIRECTOR AND INVESTIGATIVE EDITOR

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