AIE
Australian Institute o f Energy

Leadership in Energy

Past Events 2014

Perth

15 December 2014
  Perth Branch Annual General Meeting

South Australia

11 December 2014
  New Paradigms in Electricity Markets and the Prosumer

Speaker(s):
Craig Oakeshott (Director, Wholesale Markets, Australian Energy Regulator)

Brisbane

4 December 2014
  Virtual Pipeline Seminar

Speaker(s):
  • Overview: Mary Hackett - Regional Director, GE Oil & Gas
  • Moderator: Joseph O’Brien - Lead Advisor, Energy, GHD Hill Michael / Australian Institute of Energy
  • Panelists:
    • Brian Van Bueren - Turbomachinery & Downstream Technology Solutions, GE Oil & Gas
    • Kevin Gallagher - Chief Executive Officer, Clough
    • Jason Dickfos - Business Development, Energy Developments Limited
    • Gary Ireson - Director, Clean Energy Fuels Australia

Sydney

4 December 2014
  Breakfast Seminar | Network Asset Write-downs: Presentations of the case for and against

Event sponsored by:
Norton Rose Fulbright


Speaker(s):
Bruce Mountain, Carbon & Energy Markets - Presentation
Garth Crawford, Energy Networks Association - Presentation

Canberra

3 December 2014
  End of Year Drinks

Melbourne YEP

2 December 2014
  Melbourne Branch YEPs | Christmas Networking Function

Perth YEP

27 November 2014
  Perth YEPs Christmas Networking Event

Perth

26 November 2014
  Technical Series on Solar Leasing -‘Selling Energy from Solar’

Speaker(s):
Ky Cao - Presentation
Matthew Bowen - Presentation

Sydney

25 November 2014
  AGM and Presentation - Smart Grid, Smart City: National Smart Grid Cost Benefit Assessment

Speaker:
Melanie Koerner - Presentation

Melbourne

24 November 2014
  National and Melbourne Branch Annual General Meetings | followed by: Electricity Industry Debate – Adapting to the New Normal

Panel:
  • Craig Chambers - Market Sector Director - Power, AECOM
  • Louis Tirpcou, Group Manager - Planning, AEMO
  • Andrew Dillon - General Manager Corporate Affairs, ESAA
  • Alistair Parker - General Manager Asset Management, AusNet Services
  • Neil Watt - Manager Network Strategy, CitiPower/PowerCor

South Australia

20 November 2014
  SA and SA YEPs | Christmas Networking Event

Speaker(s):
Helena Wu (Senior Reservoir Engineer, Santos Ltd)

Sydney YEP

14 November 2014
  YEPs | Site Visit: Infigen's Capital Renewable Energy Precinct

South Australia

11 November 2014
  SA Branch AGM | Seminar: Australia’s Electricity Sector: Ageing, Inefficient and Unprepared, according to Climate Council

Speaker(s):
Andrew Stock

Perth

11 November 2014
  Domestic LNG | Opportunities for Energy Security and Economic Growth

Speaker(s):
Andrew White

Perth Yep

6 November 2014
  Energy Storage: From Fringe to Mainstream - Perth Energy 101 Series

Speaker(s):
Max Boronovskis MBA, Msc Entrepreneurship, BA Agribusiness

Melbourne

29 October 2014
  Gas versus Electricity Costs: Is Electricity the new Gas?

Speaker(s):
Damien Moyse, Energy Policy & Projects Manager - Presentation
Kate Leslie, Economist

Sydney

27 October 2014
  Building Energy Efficiency - Opportunities and Incentives

Speaker(s):
Craig Rodgers (Charter Hall)
Grant Parker (Sparke Helmore Lawyers)

Sydney

24 October 2014
  Virtual Pipeline Seminar

Speaker (s):
Case Holmes, Industrial Vertical Leader, GE Distributed Power

South Australia

23 October 2014
  The Brave New World of East Coast Gas

Speaker(s):
Dr Graeme Bethune, Chief Executive Officer, Energy Quest

Melbourne

23 October 2014
  Electricity Markets in Australia – From Past to Future
Part 3: Looking forward - what can we expect?

Speaker(s):
Ben Burge (Powershop Australia)
Anthony Cohen (General Partner, “Same Business, Different Outcome”, heavily involved in deregulation of electricity market)
Keith Cooke Executive at Accenture – (Utilities, Generation and Project & Portfolio Management, Charlotte North Carolina)

Melbourne

15 & 16 October 2014
  National Postgraduate Student Energy Awards 2014
In conjunction with All-Energy Conference and Exhibition

PSA Report
PSA Handbook 2014
Photo gallery

Perth

9 October 2014
  Capacity Markets – Benchmarking

Speaker(s):
Dr. Samuel Newell
- Presentation

Melbourne

1 October 2014
  Addressing Victoria's Energy Issues | The Hon Russell Northe MLA, Minister for Energy and Resources

Speaker(s):
Substitute – Mark Feather DSDBI - Presentation

SA YEP

25 September 2014
  2014 LUNCH AND LEARN SERIES

Session 3: Topic: Oil Markets – Global Supply/Demand Fundamentals, presented by Jane Norman, Manager Strategy & Planning, Santos

Melbourne

24 September 2014
  Electricity Markets in Australia – From Past to Future
Part 2: Why are we using less and paying more?

Speaker(s):
Justin Harding - AusNet Services
Paul Whelan - City of Melbourne
Tim Norton - WINEnergy

Sydney

22 September 2014
  Electricity Supply in NSW:
Current Status, Operation, Networks, Power Generation, Future Capacity and Needs.

Speaker(s):
Tim O'Grady, General Manager Public Policy & Government Engagement
- Presentation
Jonathan Upson, Senior Development & Government Affairs Manager - Presentation
Mark Miller - Presentation
Simon Camroux - Presentation
Jenny Mee, Partner - Presentation

Perth

18 September 2014
  Virtual Pipeline Seminar

Speaker(s):
Visal Leng, General Manager, GE Oil & Gas Asia Pacific

Perth YEP

17 September 2014
  Hybrid Power System Inspection and Q&A with EMC

South Australia

17 September 2014
  Epic Energy – A “New” Business in a Changing Market Environment

Speaker:
Clive D'Cruz, CEO, Epic Energy SA Pty Ltd

Brisbane

16 September 2014
  Annual General Meeting (Brisbane Branch) 6:00pm | Seminar: Queensland LNG - First Boat - Are We There Yet?

Speaker:
Brett Smith, Vice-President, Sustainability, Queensland Gas Company (QGC) - Presentation

Newcastle

3 September 2014
  Energy Storage: Is it the Next Game Changer?
Launch of CSIRO “Securing Australia’s Future Energy with Storage” & Energy Storage Site tours


Speaker(s):
Dr Anand Bhatt, Prof Tony Vassallo, Mal Coble

Melbourne

2 September 2014
  Zero Carbon Buildings For All
Meeting All Energy Requirements Using Readily Available & Renewable Energy Technologies

Speaker:
Dr Dave Collins and Dr Rob Brimblecombe
- Presentation

Melbourne

28 August 2014
  Electricity market in Australia – From past to future
Part 1 – Energy Market Fundamentals

Speaker:
Wei Sue, Business Analyst at ClimateWorks Australia, Kedem Levy

Perth YEP

22 August 2014
  Lunchtime site visit in West Perth | Hybrid power system inspection and Q&A with EMC

Canberra

19 August 2014
  Peak Demand Series - Part II

South Australia

14 August 2014
  Domestic LNG – Opportunities for Energy Security and Economic Growth

Speaker:
Andrew White, Founder and Managing Director, Mobile LNG Pty Ltd

Perth YEP

6 August 2014
  YEP – Start of Financial Year Sundowner

Sydney

29 July 2014
  Energy Storage: Disruption – Development – Deployment

Speaker:
Tony Vassallo - Presentation
Craig Chambers - Presentation

South Australia

23 July 2014
  2014 AIE Adelaide Inaugural Awards Dinner

Speaker:
Professor Ross Garnaut AO

Sydney

30 June 2014
  Electricity Pricing: Consumer needs, technology, and efficient networks

Speaker(s):
Oliver Nunn, Houston Kemp Economists - Presentation
Bill Nixey, Ellipson - Presentation

Canberra

26 June 2014
  Peak Demand (Part One)Energy Storage

Speaker(s):
Megan Ward (ESSD), Prof Andrew Blakers (ANU) & Dr Chris Menictas (UNSW)

Melbourne

25 June 2014
  Energy Pricing in Victoria - Trends, Causes and the Future

Program

Speaker(s):
Richard Lewis - Presentation
Walter Gerardi - Jacobs SKM - Presentation
Bruce Mountain - Carbon & Energy Markets (CME) - Presentation
Lucy Carter - Grattan Institute - Presentation
Gavin Dufty - St Vincent de Paul Society - Presentation
Sam Larkey - Progressive Green Pty Ltd. - Presentation

Sydney YEP

24 June 2014
  Australia’s International LNG Participation and its Impact on the Eastern Gas Market

Speaker(s):
Tim O’Grady – Head of Public Policy, Origin Energy | Russell Pendlebury – Commodity Markets Analysis Manager, Origin Energy

SA

12 June 2014
  Can Electric Vehicles Save the Grid?

Speaker:
Patrick Greene - National Sales Manager, Ingenero - Presentation

Newcastle

11 June 2014
  Site Tour: Solar Thermal & Tri Gen System at Charlestown Square

Presentation

Perth

3 June 2014
  Energy options for remote mining operations

Speaker:
Mark Skelton
For copies of the Powerpoint presentation, please contact Lechelle Foster on lfoster@fmgl.com.au.

Sydney

12 May 2014
  How and when can Australia go 100% renewable?

Speaker(s):
Dr. Iain MacGill, Joint Director (Engineering), Centre for Energy and Environmental Markets, UNSW -
Presentation
Andrew Groom - Systems Capability, AEMO - Presentation

Event sponsored by Minter Ellison Lawyers

Perth Yep

8 May 2014
  Energy 101: WA Electricity Market Fundamentals

South Australia

8 May 2014
  Unscrambling the Carbon Tax and other Regulatory Challenges for 2014

Melbourne

7 May 2014
  Women in Energy – Panel Discussion and Networking

Perth

29 April 2014
  Looming risks for distribution networks

Speaker:
Bill Grace - Presentation

Brisbane

29 April 2014
  National Benefits vs. Costs of Electric Vehicles in Australia

Speaker:
Dr Andrew Simpson

Melbourne

29 April 2014
  World Energy Situation: Power Generation Technologies for 21st Century

Speaker:
Dr Jeff Phillips, Electric Power Research Institute, USA - Presentation

Sydney YEP

28 April 2014
  The Effectiveness of Demand Side Participation in the Wholesale Electricity Market

Speakers:
Andrew Truswell – Director, AEMC - Presentation
Dr Paul Troughton - Director of Regulatory Affairs, EnerNOC Pty Ltd - Presentation
Dave Lenton – Senior Principal Consultant, DNV GL, Energy Advisory
- Presentation

Melbourne

28 April 2014
  International YEP Dinner

Perth YEP

16 April 2014
  The end of utilities and networks – a distributed energy future?

Speaker:
Prof Ray Wills (Managing Director, Future Smart Strategies)

South Australia

10 April 2014
  Biomass to Bio-Crude

Speaker:
Sami Aoude Commercial Director, Licella Pty Ltd

Sydney

7 April 2014
  Why is electricity consumption decreasing?

Speaker:
Hugh Saddler, Principal Consultant Energy Strategies, Pitt & Sherry - Presentation

Sydney YEP

2 April 2014
  Young Energy Professionals - SOCIAL DRINKS

Todd Eagles - Presentation
Residential Energy Efficiency (slides 1-30) - Presentation
Residential Energy Efficiency (slides 31-45) - Presentation
Residential Energy Efficiency (slides 46-60) - Presentation
Residential Energy Efficiency (slides 61-92) - Presentation

Newcastle

2 April 2014
  Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings

Speaker:
Peter Jamieson - Presentation

Canberra

2 April 2014
  Residential Energy Efficiency

Presentation

Melbourne Yep

27 March 2014
  Accelerate & pivot your energy career with purpose!

Perth

19 March 2014
  Site Visit - GE Jandakot
     

Melbourne

19 March 2014
  Clean Energy Council – Wind Energy Forum
     

SA

13 March 2014
  Challenges for South Australian Electricity Pricing

Speaker:
Tony Wood, Energy Program Director, Grattan Institute, Melbourne
     

Perth

6 March 2014
  Western Australian Electricity Industry Review

Speaker:
Dr Mike Nahan, WA Minister for Energy - Presentation
     

Perth

4 March 2014
  The death spiral – the looming risks facing energy networks
     

Sydney

27 February 2014
  Annual Meeting of the Four Societies : Future of Power Generation in NSW

Speaker:
Professor Mary O'Kane, NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer
- Presentation
     

Melbourne

20 February 2014
  Melbourne Water – Western Treatment Plant and Biogas
Power Generation
- SITE VISIT
     

SA

5 February 2014
  SA Energy Policy Issues and Liberal Party Perspectives - Luncheon

Speaker:
Martin Hamilton-Smith