Agenda \\ Forum ITALIA SOLARE 2018


Final agenda

Welcome | Registration of Participants
  • Welcome speech | Paolo Rocco Viscontini – President, ITALIA SOLARE
Plenary sessionA vision for the energy transition in Italy
  • Sen. Gianni Girotto (M5S) – Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee for Industry & Trade
  • On. Gianluca Benamati (PD) – Member of the Parliament
  • On. Luca Squeri (Forza Italia) – Member of the Parliament
  • Sen. Paolo Arrigoni (Lega) – Member of the Parliament
  • Francesco Maria Graziani – Policy Officer, DG ENERGY
  • Gianni Chianetta – Co-Chairman, Global Solar Council
  • Paolo Rocco Viscontini – President, ITALIA SOLARE

Moderated by Elena Comelli, freelance journalist at Corriere Economia

10:30 | Coffee break offered by
  PM Service Spa
Session 1 | Urban and Land Planning: a strategic approach to the Solar PV sustainable development

Key note speech | Why Urban and Land Planning is key to Solar PV development?

  • Attilio Punzo – Director of Operational Monitoring and Data Management Department, GSE
  • Rolando Roberto – Board Member, ITALIA SOLARE

Round table:

  • Luca Ortolano – Head of Rules and Systems of Power Plant Management, Terna Rete Italia
  • Alessandro Marangoni – CEO, Althesys
  • Alberto Cuter – General Manager Latam & Italy, Jinko Solar
  • Guido Mungai – Sales Manager Area Italia, Ingeteam
  • Giulio Arletti – CEO, Trienergia

Moderated by Elena Comelli, freelance journalist at Corriere Economia

Session 2 | Digital Energy: a new approach for the development and the empowerment of energy consumers

Key note speech | Digital Energy: tools and opportunities for the new “energy citizens”

  • Nicolò Rossetto – Research Associate, Florence School of Regulation
  • Emilio Sani – Board Member, ITALIA SOLARE

Round table:

  • Sonia Dunlop – Senior Policy Adviser, Solar Power Europe
  • Maurizio Delfanti – Head of Smart Grid Master Program, Politecnico di Milano
  • Fabio Zanellini – Head of Technical and Regulatory Affairs, Energy Management Division, Siemens Spa
  • Gregor Novak – CEO & Founder, Suncontract

Moderated by Elena Comelli, freelance journalist at Corriere Economia

13:30 \\ Networking lunch
Session 3 | Self-Consumption and Prosumers in Italy: business models and financing schemes

Key note speech | Self-Consumption: a new opportunity?

  • Attilio Piattelli – Vice-President, ITALIA SOLARE
  • Riccardo Battisti – Senior Project Manager, Ambiente Italia

Round table:

  • Massimo Ricci – Director Gas & Power Wholesale Market, Italian Energy Authority
  • Giorgia Concas – Secretary General, European Association of Electrical Contractors
  • Giuseppe Dasti – Coordinatore desk Energia, Mediocredito Italiano Gruppo Intesa Sanpaolo
  • Sergio Gazzera – Country Sales Manager, De Lage Landen International B.V

Moderated by Luca Pagni, journalist at La Repubblica

Session 4 | Long term contracts (PPAs): what market and legislative conditions are needed for their bankability?

Key note speech | Bankability of PPAs in Italy: the vision of energy traders and energy consumers

  • Giuseppe Pastorino, President, Italian Association of Industry Energy Consumers
  • Stefano Cavriani- Board Member, ITALIA SOLARE

Round table:

  • Andrea Panizzo – Head of Business Development EMEA, Enel Green Power
  • Benedikt Ortmann – CEO, BayWa r.e. Solar Projects
  • Massimo Ricci – Director Gas & Power Wholesale Market, Italian Energy Authority
  • Michele Governatori – President, European Energy Retailer
  • Giuseppe Mastropieri – CEO, REM Srl

Moderated by Luca Pagni, journalist at La Repubblica

Closing Remarks | On. Davide Crippa (Ministry for Econommic Development) & Eng. Roberto Moneta (CEO, GSE)

17:30 | Networking drink

Attilio PunzoAttilio Punzo
Attilio Punzo is the Director of Operational Monitoring and Data Management Department at GSE S.p.A. – Gestore dei Servizi Energetici. After completing his degree in Management Engineering at the University of Naples “Federico II”, he started his career in the energy industry at Futura Technologies, an engineering company located in Rome. In 2002 he arrived in GSE and he was appointed, in 2010, Head of Economic – Financial Analysis Area and, in 2012, Head of Market Trading Unit. At the same time, he increased his skills in the energy management field, obtaining a Master’s Degree in Business Administration at LUISS - Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli, as well as partaking, for a brief period, in teaching on energy topics at some Italian Universities and ABI - Associazione Bancaria Italiana. In 2013 he was given the role of Head of Planning and Innovation Unit under the Management and General Coordination Department. Then, in 2016, he became Head of Operational Monitoring and Business Development under the Operational Department.
Rolando RobertoRolando Roberto
Board Member of ITALIA SOLARE, Rolando is graduated in Building Engineering-EU Architecture, specialized in the design of plants from renewable sources and energy efficiency (Energy Management Expert certification according to UNI 11339). In 2006 he founded the company Enerworks Europe which develops projects for the photovoltaic sector and performs specialist consultancy in the industrial and tertiary sector. He teaches on issues related to Energy Management on behalf of some University.
Nicolò RossettoNicolò Rossetto
Nicolò Rossetto is Research Associate at the Florence School of Regulation since September 2016. At FSR, he has been working mainly on electricity-related issues like the establishment of a seamless transmission system in Europe and the active participation of demand to the wholesale and retail markets. Nicolò holds a Ph.D. in Economics, Law and Institutions by the Istituto Universitario di Studi Superiori of Pavia (IUSS). His dissertation was concerned with the economic and regulatory aspects of distributed generation. Before joining FSR, Nicolò was external advisor to the World Bank, founding member of the Energy Watch at ISPI (Milano) and teaching assistant of microeconomics and of energy economics at the Università di Pavia (Italy). His interests spans from the regulation of the network industries to the European energy policy, from energy security to the economics of electricity markets.
Emilio SaniEmilio Sani
Board Member of ITALIA SOLARE. With more than 20 years of busyness, Emilio is a high-experienced lawyer in the energy sector with a deep knowledge of the regulatory and legislative processes.
Attilio PiattelliAttilio Piattelli
Attilio Piattelli is a nuclear engineer and today is a leading figure within the Italian energy reality. In 2008 he was co-founder of the 9Ren Group and in 2012 co-founder of the SunCity Group. He is currently Vice President of ITALIA SOLARE and now also a councilor representing the association within the Free Coordination.
Riccardo BattistiRiccardo Battisti
Graduated in Mechanical Engineering and with a Ph.D. in Energy, working since 1999 in the sector of renewable energy, environment and sustainability. In Ambiente Italia he plays the role of Senior Project Manager dealing mainly with European projects and with local authority on regulatory development, territorial activation of stakeholders, training and communication in the sector of renewable energy. Furthermore, for Ambiente Italia, he is responsible for the 'social media editing' activities. He works with the portals and and with the magazines' TIS - Corriere Termoidrosanitario and 'L'Installatore Italiano', for editorial and social media editing activities.
Giuseppe PastorinoGiuseppe Pastorino
After a 25 years’ experience in a large industrial multinational Group operating in Glass Packaging sector, in 2015 he is appointed Chairman of AICEP – Associazione Italiana Consumatori Energia di Processo – representing the interests of energy intensive industries in Italy and member of IFIEC – Internal Federation of Industrial Energy Consumers. Since 2017 Charmain of AICE Scarl one of the main Italian Esco specialized in energy efficiency industrial projects.
Stefano CavrianiStefano Cavriani
Mechanical Engineer with more than 20 years of strong experience in the energy sector.
Founder and Managing Director of EGO Group, leader in the Italian renewable energy despatching and energy services market, with more than 3'000 MW managed.
Board Member of Elettricità Futura and Italia Solare.
Entrepreneur in the energy sector since 2004, previously employed in large Energy Groups such Ansaldo Energia and Axpo.