Austrian Energy Day 2017

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21 September 2017

Time schedule
09.00 - 09.30 Registration and coffee
09.30 - 17.15 Conference
17.15 - 18.00 Drink reception
18.30 - 22.00 Dinner cruise on MS Wien


Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna
Schottenring 24, 1010 Vienna

Conference & dinner cruise: EUR 595
Conference only: EUR 550
Dinner cruise only: EUR 150


For service providers (software and risk management tool providers) conference and dinner cruise EUR 990


Payment by invoice will generate a
EUR 20 administration fee.

The price for the event includes conference, documentation, lunch and dinner cruise.
VAT is not included in the price.  

Montel customer discount
Subscribers to Montel Online and clients of the sponsors are entitled to two free dinner cruise tickets per company - dependent on availability.

Group rate
Contact for a group rate if you wish to attend this topical event together with your colleagues.

The Hotel Palais Hansen Kempinski is offering a limited number of rooms for our conference attendees. Please follow this link to the booking page of the hotel.
All payment issues are handled by the hotel.

If you have any questions,
please contact

Alexander Thuma,

Montel GmbH
Jörg Schultheiß,


Montel and EXAA are proud to welcome you back to the
Austrian Energy Day in Vienna, the heart of continental Europe.

Join the one-day conference discussing topical European energy market issues with special focus on Austria and enjoy excellent networking opportunities on the evening cruise.

The event will be hosted at the Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna with the traditional evening cruise taking place on the MS Wien river boat.

Montel Market Workshop
Montel also invites you to a workshop in Leobendorf (nearby Vienna) on September 20.
For more information and registration, please read

9.00 - 9.30 Registration
9.30 - 9.45 Introduction – by moderator Richard Sverrisson

Session: Global commodity outlook

9.45 - 10.15 LNG vs pipeline gas - game changer on the way?
Boris Šešlija, gas expert, project sales, Wien Energie

10.15 - 10.45 Coal – a major oversupply still ahead of us?
Pawel Kordala, Consultant, Pöyry Management Consulting

10.45 - 11.15 Coffee break 

11.15 - 11.45 Influence of commodity and CO2 markets on power prices
Marius Holm Rennesund, Partner, Thema Consulting

11.45 - 12.15 European energy trading in a changing regulatory environment
Christian Baer, Secretary General, Association of European Energy Exchanges Europex

12.15 - 13.30 Lunch

Session: Alpine power market

13.30 - 14.00 German/Austrian price zone split – next steps
Christian Todem, Head of Market Management,  Austrian Power Grid AG

14.00 - 14.30 The new congestion - evaluation from a trading perspective
Christoph Zehetner, Senior Portfolio Manager, Inercomp

14.30 - 15.00 Trading challenges with renewables in Austria
Maximilian Kloess, Managing Director, oekostrom Handels GmbH

15.00 - 15.45 Afternoon coffee

Session: Challenges for the future

15.45 - 16.15 Electricity storage – technological aspects and economic operation
Johannes Kathan, Research Engineer, Austrian Institute of Technology AIT

16.15 - 16.45 Blockchain – will it revolutionise energy trading?
Kirsten Hasberg, PhD fellow at AAU CPH, Co-founder, StromDAO

16.45 - 17.15 Wrap up & closing of the conference

17.15 - 18.00 Drink reception
18.30 - 22.00 Dinner cruise



Terms and conditions
Payment due within 20 days from received invoice. If you are prevented from coming, a colleague can take your place. If you have to cancel your registration, an administration fee of 10% will be charged. If the cancellation takes place two weeks prior to the conference, you will be charged 50% of the price. If the cancellation takes place one week prior to the conference, total amount will be charged. Cancellations have to be in writing.




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