3-4 February 2021 | Virtual Event    #SFIEurope

Confirmed Speakers

Head of PPA Advisory
GREENSOLVER
Senior Business Development Manager
EDF Renewables
Executive Vice President, Partnerships and Co-founder
BETTER ENERGY
Director, Energy, Climate Change & Infrastructure
Allied Irish Banks
Partner
Deloitte
Executive Vice President
European Energy
Partner
Downing LLP
Associate Director / Senior Banker
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Associate
Aurora Energy Research
Partner
Horten
Head of Regulation, Electrical Metering and Financial Settlement Department
IBERDROLA
Chief Executive Officer
kiloWattsol SAS
Team Leader Sales, Southern Europe Utilities
TRINA SOLAR
Director General
UNEF
Regional Technical Manager, EMEA
DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions
CEO
Syzygy Renewables
Managing Director, Renewable Energy
SDCL
Senior PPA Transaction Manager
Pexapark (UK) Limited
President & CEO
EXXERGY Group
CEO
3megawatt
Chairman
Raycatch
CEO
Above Surveying
Global Segment Coordinator PV Power Plants
TÜV RHEINLAND
Head of Global Pricing & Structuring
Enel Green Power SpA
Head of Energy Transition
KGAL Investment Management GmbH & Co. KG
Senior Consultant
Everoze Partners
Technical Director Europe
LONGi Solar
Associate Partner | Energy & Infrastructure Corporate Finance
EY
Director - Electricity Markets
EDP Portugal
Fund Manager - Europe
Trina Solar
Managing Partner and Co-Founder
Gransolar Group
Head of Origination, Structured and Long Term Products
Axpo Iberia
Co-Founder & Managing Director
Elgin Energy
Chairman
DigitalBattery
Head of Infrastructure Debt (Europe)
LEGAL & GENERAL INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
Head of Sales Head of Sales Eastern Europe and Nordics
JinkoSolar EU
Co-Founder and CEO
Ikigai Capital
Senior Expert PV Revamping / Repowering
BayWa r.e.
CEO
Alexa Capital
Technical Director
Lightsource bp
CEO
Harmony Energy
Principal
Aurora Energy Research
Global Head of Structured Finance
Lightsource bp
Technical Director
Obton
Editor-in-Chief
Solar Media
Head of Event Content
Solar Media
COO & Deputy CEO
Smartenergy
Managing Director H2 Projects
Smartenergy
CIO Infrastructure Equity
Allianz Global Investors
Head of Technical Service & Product Management
JinkoSolar EU
Global Infrastructure & Project Finance
FitchRatings
Country Manager, Poland
EDP Renewables
Director of the Solar Trade Association, chair of its Large Scale Solar Working Group & Director
Black Energy Consulting
Senior Solution Manager
Huawei
Partner
Greencoat Capital
Partner & Head of Infrastructure
Foresight
CEO and founder
Alight
Founder & Director BNRG Renewables & Chairman of ISEA
BNRG Renewables Ltd
CEO
APREN (Renewable Energy Association, Portugal)
Chief Investment Officer
Gridserve
CEO
Powertis
CTO Digital Power Europe
Huawei
Senior Debt Origination Manager
Pension Insurance Corporation
Managing Partner / CEO
Glennmont Partners
CFO
X-Elio
CTO
PV Hardware
Chief Executive Officer
Encavis
Partner
Our New Energy
EVP, Global Head of Engineering and Construction
Sonnedix
Global Head of Project Finance, Asset and Specialized Lending
Banco Sabadell
Assistant General Manager, Structured Finance
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
Partner
LCF Alliance
Managing Director
Quintas Energy
CEO
The Solar Trade Association
Managing Director, Infrastructure
KGAL
Managing Partner
Bluefield
Executive Director
ABN AMRO Bank N.V.
Group Corporate Finance Director
NTR
Principal
Emanate Capital
CEO
AlSi Consulting Limited
European Head of Power & Renewables Lending
Investec
Senior Consultant, Renewables Performance
RINA

New For 2021

Conference Content

  • Exclusive merchant power forum: will help ready you with in-depth content showing you how to attract capital, how to monetize a project and how to de-risk a project.

  • The covid19 aftermath: expert content showing you how to harness the European Green Deal and Build Back Better movement, who’s still ready for business and alternatives to project finance in a constrained environment.

  • The solar atlas: see where to develop in 2021 and find out new business opportunities in hot markets such as Ireland, Portugal and the UK. Hear about how new business models could burst market bubbles and whether power prices will bounce back.

  • Optimize your projects: see how you can deal with underperforming assets, which projects might be ripe for new tech such as bifacial panels and how to really utilise data to supercharge your revenue.

  • The wider opportunity with solar, storage and hydrogen or floating solar: as the world moves towards electrification and a new green hydrogen econ

Event Format

Solar Media has invested in the best-in-class platform used by the Olympics, EventsAIR. This allows us to run virtual and hybrid conferences that keep our audience safe, informed and networking. Our platform puts you at the centre of discussions:

  • Networking is back! Whether it’s a fast and fun speed networking session, private and professional 1-2-1 meetings or our insightful topic-based round tables, we’re giving you as much time as possible to connect, confer and meet new partners.
  • Sessions for mind and body: don’t relish another day in front of the screen? No, we don’t either so we have carefully curated content that will get you thinking and learning, but will also get the blood flowing.
  • Best-in-class content: Powered by Solar Media, the brand behind PV-Tech, Energy Storage News, Solar Power Portal and Current± News, our in-house editorial, production and research teams bring you content that just isn’t available anywhere else.
  • Available at a time that suits you: Live stream or on-demand – our platform makes content available at a time which suits you

400+ Attendees 

70+ World-Class Speakers

70% Developers & Investors 

30+ Countries Represented

30+ Insightful Presentations

What our participants had to say

“SF&I Europe is every single year the masterpiece conference in the solar landscape.”

Alberto Paturzo, Bluefield

“Great networking atmosphere and an opportunity to have casual but deep exchanges with other industry experts.”

Istambuli, Grupo Gransolar

“The event had all the key fraternity members including solar asset owners, investors, banks and developers in the region. It provided excellent opportunity to network with various companies from different countries like UK, Spain, Italy, Portugal, USA, China South Korea, Poland, Singapore, Germany, India, Norway and Japan. The networking dinner was a great way to make many new friends.”

Sachin Jain, Oriano Solar

“It was very important event to understand the financial market trends and how to access finance for our projects.”

Paulo Amante, Island Renewable Limited

“Solar Finance Europe is a key conference for us, it is great to get a concise overview of the European markets and meet with many of our clients investing in solar projects across the region.”

Shawn Shaw, Natural Power

“The conference was an excellent opportunity to get right up to date on the latest activities in and attitudes of the major players in the solar PV sector.”

Charlie von Schmieder, Raycatch

Getting Involved

Over 380 delegates from 150 companies and 30 countries joined in 2020. To benefit early from 2021 event marketing, contact Paul Collinson now to enquire about 2021 sponsorship and exhibition opportunities.

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