Power and Energy Week 2018

Date: 6-8 Sept, 2018

Venue: International Convention City Bashundhara(ICCB)

Honorable Prime Minister of Bangladesh’s dream initiative of establishing Digital Bangladesh flourishes few steps ahead as the Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources proudly announces National Power and Energy Week 2018. It is one of the biggest events of the year where the nation’s biggest revolutionary advances in the power and energy sector will be showcased along with weeklong engaging events.

15 international and 30 national level speakers will enlighten on Future Prospects of Regional Connectivity, Power & Energy: Funding the Way to Sustainable Growth, New Technologies: Innovations in Power & Energy and Energy Pricing. These seminars are also involved in energy policy discussion, advocacy formulation and adaptation.

Seminar Details

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Future Prospects of Regional Connectivity

How to meet the fast growing demand for energy has been a hot and critical topic for many Asian countries. Intra-regional cooperation may provide a new approach for governments to tackle this problem. Join this seminar to discuss the opportunities and potential challenges for intra-regional energy sharing.

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Power & Energy: Funding the way to sustainable growth

7 Sep 2018, Friday; Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Under the Power System Master Plan, Bangladesh aims to produce 40GW of power by 2030. Significant amount of investment into energy is also needed to ensure the sustainability of energy supply. Learn about the great opportunities for both local and international investors to be the part of the fantastic growth story that the Bangladesh Power & Energy industry has.

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New Technologies: Innovations in Power & Energy

7 Sep 2018, Friday; Time: 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Technology advancement has been transforming the Power & Energy industry. Learn about how new technologies make new energy sources (e.g. solar, wind, and tidal) more efficient, and improve access to power. Topics covered include flexible power system, smart grid solutions, and P2P solar sharing in rural areas.

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Energy Pricing

8 Sep 2018, Saturday; Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

As Bangladesh transitions into a mid-income country, and as the Power & Energy sector matures, the choice of market liberalization emerges. On the other hand, pricing regulation can be an effective tool to promote the usage of clean and renewable energy and ensure a sustainable future. Learn about the Bangladesh government’s view on energy pricing regulation and their key considerations.

Power and Energy Week 2018 looks forward to encourage youth empowerment and give rise to vibrant businesses that contribute to economic growth and broaden socio-economy relation between other countries. It aims to elevate the industrial development and nurture innovation that amplifies the strength of the government and also support in achieving the development targets of the country.