Austrian Energy  Day 2018
Telephone: +47 22 99 42 00

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27 September 2018

Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna
Schottenring 24
1010 Vienna

Time schedule
09.00 - 09.30 Registration and coffee
09.30 - 17.00 Conference
17.00 - 18.00 Drink reception
18.30 - 22.30 Dinner cruise


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

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

We reserve the right to change the programme.

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

If you have any questions,
please contact
Jochen Schultheiss, Montel GmbH
Phone +49 8152 9656692


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 here.

We hope to see you in Vienna.


Key topics

9.00 – 9.30 Registration and coffee

9.30 – 9.45 Welcoming words
Moderator Richard Sverrisson, Montel News

Session: Global commodity outlook

9.45 – 10.15 Commodity prices – boom or bust?
Giacomo Romeo, Senior Research Analyst, Macquarie Group

10.15 – 10.45 EU gas price outlook amid trade war, Chinese demand
Jane Rangel, Gas Analyst, Energy Aspects

10.45– 11.15 Coffee

Session: Power trading in the region

11.15 – 11.45 German/Austrian price zone split – latest developments
Christian Todem, Market Management, Austrian Power Grid

11-45 – 12.15 German/Austrian price zone split: influencing factors and expected costs
Christoph Zehetner, Senior Portfolio Manager, Inercomp

12.15 – 12.45 German/Austrian split – wholesale trading impact
Tobias Federico, Managing Director, Energy Brainpool

12.45 – 14.00 Lunch

14.00 – 14.30 Energy trading outside market coupling: The Swiss experience
Dirk Zikmund, Business Development, Repower

14.30 – 15.00 Green revolution in energy trading
Stephan Sharma, Managing Director, Verbund Trading

15.00 – 15.30 Coffee

Session: The impact of digitalisation

15.30 – 16.00 Digitalisation in energy: the case of deep learning for energy trading
Jan Wierzba, Senior Principal, Pöyry Management Consulting

16.00 – 16.30 Next steps for blockchain in wholesale markets
Michael Merz, Managing Director, Ponton

16.30 – 16.50 Panel discussion – Will everyone become a power trader?

16.50 - 17.00 Closing remarks

17.00 - 18.00 Drink reception

18.30 - 22.30 Dinner Cruise on MS Wien

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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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