ANU Energy Update 2018

Date & time

8.30am 29 November 2018

Location

Copland Lecture Theatre, 25a Kingsley Street, Acton, ACT 2601

Speakers

Ken Baldwin, Andrew Barr, Sarah McNamara, Ian Cronshaw, Marnie Shaw, Matthew Stocks, Llewelyn Hughes, Emma Aisbett, Mark Williamson, Oliver Woldring, Paul Gulleik Larsen

Contacts

 Sarah Wilson
 02 6125 0946

PRESENTATIONS FROM ENERGY UPDATE AND SOLAR ORATION ARE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD BELOW AND YOU CAN LISTEN TO PODCASTS OF EACH SESSION HERE.

The ANU Energy Update is the ECI's annual flagship event - a one-day summit that brings together energy researchers, policymakers, industry and the public to provide an overview of the latest world energy trends.

The day will feature national and international presenters from government, research and the private sector discussing a range of energy issues including global and regional outlooks, new technologies, energy security, energy access and energy productivity.

This year's program includes:

Introduction by Professor Ken Baldwin, Director, Energy Change Institute, ANU

Welcome - Professor Brian Schmidt, Vice-Chancellor, ANU

Opening Address - Andrew Barr, ACT Chief Minister

Keynote Presentation - Sarah McNamara, Chief Executive of the Australian Energy Council

2018 World Energy Outlook (WEO) - A special presentation by Ian Cronshaw, International Energy Agency (IEA), Paris

WEO2018 focus theme - Electricity

Introduction by Chair, Dr Marnie Shaw, College of Engineering and Computer Science, ANU

Presentation by Dr Matthew Stocks, College of Engineering and Computer Science, ANU

WEO2018 focus theme - Producer Economies

Introduction by Chair, Associate Professor Llewelyn Hughes, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU

Presentation by Dr Emma Aisbett, Centre for Social Research and Methods, ANU

View the draft program of events here.

Lunch and morning/afternoon teas will be included.

The annual ANU Solar Oration will follow on from Energy Update at 6pm in the same theatre (Copland) - This year's Solar Oration will be delivered by Ivor Frischknecht, former CEO of the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA). Register for the Solar Oration here.

Please note that parking may be difficult - we strongly advise using public transport, taxi, cycling, walking or allowing plenty of time to find a park.

View ANU visitor parking map

Program

Time Presenter / subject Download Presentation
8.00-8.30 Registration  
8.30-8.40 Introduction - by Professor Ken Baldwin, Director, ANU Energy Change Institute  PDF 844KB
8.40-9.00

Welcome - Professor Brian Schmidt, Vice-Chancellor, ANU

 

Opening Address: Andrew Barr, ACT Cheif Minsiter

 
9.00-10.15

Keynote Address - Sarah McNamara, Chief Executive of the Australian Energy Council

 

ActewAGL Sponsor's Speech

 
10.15 - 11.00

Morning Tea

 
11.00 - 12.30 Special Presentation on the 2018 World Energy Outlook - Ian Cronshaw, International Energy Agency PDF 1.1MB
12.30 - 1.30  Lunch  
13.30 - 15.00

World Energy Focus Theme - Electricity

Introduction by Chair, Dr Marnie Shaw, ECI, Research School of Engineering

 
  Presentation by Dr Matthew Stocks, ECI, Research School of Engineering PDF 1.6MB
 

Panel discussion and Q&A

  • Mark Williamson, Clean Energy Regulator
  • Oliver Worldring, ITP Renewables
  • Sarah McNamara, Australian Energy Council
PDF 650KB (Mark Williamson)
15.00 - 15.30

Afternoon Tea

15.30 - 17.00
  • World Energy Outlook focus theme: Producer economies
 
 

Introduction by Chair, Associate Professor Llewelyn Hughes, ECI, Crawford School of Public Policy

 
  Presentation by Dr Emma Aisbett, ECI, Centre for Social Research and Methods PDF 1.8MB
  

Panel discussion and Q&A

  • Paul Gulleik Larsen, Ambassador of Norway
  • Dr Christian Downie, ECI, School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet)
  • Dr Emma Aisbett, ECI, Centre for Social Research and Methods
PDF 236KB (Dr Christian Downie)
17.00 - 17.10

Closing remarks - Professor Ken Baldwin, DIrector, ANU Energy Change Institute 

 

18.00 - 19.40 Solar Oration - Ivor Frischknecht PDF 678KB

Energy Update 2018 is hosted by the ANU Energy Change Institute and sponsored by ActewAGL.

Updated:  14 December 2018/Responsible Officer:  Director, Energy Change Institute/Page Contact:  Webmaster