PLENARY SESSION — 9:30 – 11:00

9:30 Opening Session
Benjamin Wilkin, APERe and David Germani, Techlink

9:40 Challenges and opportunities for solar in the European Clean Energy package 
Paula Abreu Marque, Head of Unit “Renewables and CCS Policy” –  European Commission

10:00 PV Market in the world : Trends and outlook
Gaëtan Masson, Becquerel Institute

10:20 PV Market in Flanders : Trends and outlook
Jozefien Vanbecelaere, ODE

10:40 PV Market in Wallonia & Brussels : Trends and outlook
Jehan Decrop, EDORA


COFFEE BREAK : 11:00 – 11:30


PARALLEL SESSION 1 : The latest technical evolutions — 11:30 – 13:00 

11:30  Modules & cells : evolution of performances, optimization, yield and bifaciality

Eszter Voroshazi – IMEC/Energyville

12:00 Modules and cells : evolution of competitivness
Philippe Mace – Becquerel Institute

12:20 Solar and Batteries : latest devlopments
Jeroen Büscher – VITO

12:40 Solar hydrogen panels: current status and future developments
Dr. ir. Jan Rongé Postdoctoral researcher, KU Leuven


PARALLEL SESSION 2 : New Business models in PV — 11:30 – 13:00 

11:30  Grid parity & the end of the net-metering : perspectives for prosumers
Benjamin Wilkin, APERe

12:00 Vehicle to Grid :  a new opportunity for PV
tbc 

12:20 Solar and Hydrogen : challenges and opportunities
tbc – Nel Hydrogen


LUNCH BREAK : 13:00 – 14:00


PARALLEL SESSION 3 : Commercial and Industrial PV — 14:00 – 15:30 

14:00  Comparison of the 3 support schemes in Belgium for Commercial and industrial PV
ODE – EDORA

14:10 Kristal Solar Park – story of the biggest park of Benelux
tbc – Engie

14:30 Pairi Daïza : The biggest solar carport in the world
Jérôme Flament – Perpetum

14:50 Solar potential of large commercial rooftops 
tbc – COMEOS

15:10 Operation & Maintenance – Quality label
Maté Heisz – Solar Power Europe


PARALLEL SESSION 4 : Residential PV and solar Communities — 14:00 – 15:30 

14:00  Comparison of the 3 support schemes in Belgium for residential PV and solar communities
ODE – EDORA

14:10 Collective Self-consumption in France, Feed-back and challenges
Alexandra Batlle – Tecsol (France)

14:30 New tarification structure in Flanders : impact for the prosumers
Leen Vandezande – VREG

14:50 Tarification structure in Wallonia : Vision and challenges
tbc

15:10 Energy communities in Brussels : Pilot projects
tbc – Sibelga


COFFEE BREAK  — 15:30 – 16:00


PLENARY SESSION  — 16:00 – 17:00

Sponsors Session

Conclusions of the day

Political debate with the 4 ministers of Energy
Alain Maron  – Minister of Energy in Brussels (tbc)
xxx – Minister of Energy in Flanders (tbc)
xxx – Minister of Energy in Wallonia (tbc)
xxx – Minister of Energy at Federal Level (tbc)


COCKTAIL — 17:00 – 18:00