Conference programme

Istanbul Chamber of Industry, Odakule Toplantı Salonları
İstiklal Cad. No: 142 Beyoğlu İstanbul
Tuesday, 27th May 2014
Starting timeOpening speeches
09.30 – 10.30Ata Ceylan, Board Member, Istanbul Chamber of Industry (İSO)
Cornelia Yzer, Economics, Technology and Research Senator for the city of Berlin
Frank Kaiser, Deputy Manager, AHK Turkey (tbc)
Christoph Urbschat, Board Member, BEN
Önder Kurt, Secretary General, BUV
Hayati Çetin, Deputy General Director for Renewable Energy, Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, Republic of Turkey
10.30 – 11.00Coffee break

Session A1: Wind Energy

Time 11:00-12:30
Welcome addressDörte Heimann, Director Renewable Energy , GIZ Turkey
The Turkish energy market - perspectivesErol Demirer, CEO, Demirer Holding
Overview of the industrial value creation for wind power in Turkeyİbrahim Özarslan, General Manager, Nordex
X-Wind - an innovative approach to the use of high altitude wind powerUwe Ahrens, Owner, NTS Energy- and Transportsystems GmbH,
X-wind turbine technology
Wind Energy projection from A to Z - Lessons learned from GermanyJochen Ziehmann, Owner, 8.2 Ingenieurpartnerschaft Obst & Ziehmann
Q & A Session
Moderator: Dörte Heimann, Director Renewable Energy , GIZ Turkey

Session A2: Waste Management & Biogas

Time 11:00-12:30
Welcome addressAndreas von Schönberg, Consultant Renewable Energy & Recycling, von Schönberg Consulting
Slaughterhouse waste recyclingHartmut Göpfert, Board Member, IBT Group AG
Experiences with biogas projects in TurkeyBülent Cindil, Chief Engineer TuREEFF (Turkey Residential Energy Efficiency Financing Facility), MWH Global
Waste water and sludge treatment in FethiyeEmin Bakalcı, REMONDIS Turkey
Instruments of infrastructure financing in TurkeyMeltem Gülsoy, Industrial Development Bank of Turkey (TSKB), Head of Project Finance Department
Biogas made in Berlin - the facility in Berlin RuhlebenAndreas von Schönberg, Consultant Renewable Energy & Recycling, von Schönberg Consulting
Q & A Session
Moderator: Andreas von Schönberg, Consultant Renewable Energy & Recycling, von Schönberg Consulting

12.30 – 13.30


Session B1: Photovoltaic

Time 13:30-15:00
Welcome addressDavid Wortmann, General Manager, BEN
The PV market: licensed and unlicensed projects in Turkey - Current situation and perspectivesFaruk Telemcioğlu, General Manager, GÜNDER - International Solar Energy Society - Turkey Section
Financing of PV projects - on instruments of project financing and credit financingElif Mutlu, TSKB - Corporate Marketing Department-Manager
Approval procedures for PV projects in the licensed and unlicensed market segmentBilal Şimşek, Electrical Engineer,
TEDAŞ General Manager
Practical experiences with the development of PV projects in TurkeyEvren Evcit, Managing Director - Business Development Director/Turkey, First Solar
Q & A Session
Moderator: David Wortmann,General Manager, BEN

Session B2: Energy Efficiency

Time 13:30-15:00
Welcome addressDirk Kalusa, Head of Business Promotion Unit, eclareon GmbH
Energy efficiency - potentials and applications in the Turkish industrial sectorAltuğ Karataş, General Manager, VATENERJİ
Energy efficiency in buildings - guaranteed savings through energy servicesAchim Neuhäuser, Divisional Director InformE, Berliner Energieagentur GmbH
Development of potential savings with LED lightingMichael Punz, Sales Director, i-save energy GmbH
The energy strategy for Berlin Adlershof 2020 - an energy management concept for the technology parkDr. Peer Ambrée,Manager Technology Centre, WISTA-MANAGEMENT GMBH
Q & A Session
Moderator: Dirk Kalusa, Head of Business Promotion Unit, eclareon GmbH

Session B3: Off-Grid, Storage Technologies and E-Mobility

Time 13:30-15:00
Welcome addressDr. Ümit Çalı, Assistant Professor, GEDİZ Üniversity İzmir
Relevance of Storage Technologies for the Energy TransitionMartin Huber, CFO, Younicos AG
Power consumption and battery storage technologies - concepts and applicationsJan Ijsbert, CEO, BAE Batteries
Latest procedures of storing wind and electricity power based on hydrogenDr. Jens Hanke, General Manager, Graforce Hydro
Off-grid energy supply for irrigation of agricultural landEmrullah Demir, General Manager, ED Energy
The capital region - an international example of electric mobilityValentin Konrad, Project Manager for Energy Technology, Berlin Partner
Moderator: Dr. Ümit Çalı, Assistant Professor, GEDİZ Üniversity İzmir

B2B Meetings

Time 15.00 – 17.00