For the third time EUROSOLAR e.V. and Messe Düsseldorf will organize the biggest energy storage event of the year, including the 11th International Conference on Renewable Energies (IRES) and the 6th Energy Storage Europe (ESE). From 14 to 16 March 2017 international experts from science and research, business and finance, politics and society will meet to discuss the progress of storage technologies and their market launch. The two conferences, together with the world's largest trade fair for storage solutions, form the most comprehensive event in the industry. The visitors expect a varied and extensive event and supporting program on three days.
On Tuesday, 14 March, the two conferences will be opened with a joint lecture program and will provide high-profile contributions by Hannelore Kraft, Prime Minister of the State of North-Rhine Westphalia, Tudor Constantinescu, Chief Executive Officer of the European Commission's Directorate-General for Energy, and Hans-Josef Fell, President of the Energy Watch Group, underlining the international and political dimension of the event.
The second and third day of the conference are all about the diverse fields of applications and technologies. The IRES sessions focus on "Research and Science" and the ESE sessions on "Business and Finance". The application-related lectures of the IRES range from home storage, thermal and physical storage, international country studies to Power-to-X. The lecture program is supplemented by a large poster exhibition as well as diverse network offers and other side events. Find the full program here.