The State-of-Energy-Research Conference (SoERC)

Date & time

2pm 2 July – 2pm 3 July 2019

Location

Cultural Centre, Kambri Precinct, The Australian National University, Canberra 

Speakers

Plenary speakers:
Professor Ross Garnaut
Professor Martin Green
Professor Maria Forsyth
Dr Lachlan Blackhall
Dr Chris Dunstan
Dr Bruce Mountain
Professor Michael Brear
Professor Peta Ashworth
See the Conference Program for the full list of speakers

Contacts

 Sarah Wilson
 0261250946

PRESENTATIONS, FROM SPEAKERS WHOM WE HAVE RECEIVED PERMISSION, ARE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD BELOW.

ERICA - a peak body of 11 university research institutes, organised Australia's first two-day national research-only energy conference.

The event included high-level plenary overviews with parallel invited talks, industry panel discussions and poster sessions.

SoERC covered all aspects of energy research ranging from fundamental science, engineering and technology, to the energy implementation disciplines of economics, regulation, security, sociology and policy.

The opening session for each day featured an address by prominent speakers from the energy sector:

  • Sarah McNamara, CEO of the Australian Energy Council (Wednesday)

  • Drew Clarke, Chair of the AEMO Board (Thursday)

Conference Handbook

Conference Program

Presentations

Time/Day Presenter / subject Download Presentation
11.30 am, Wednesday, 3 July Parallel keynote talk: Solar - Kylie Catchpole, ANU 1.3
  Parallel keynote talk: Solar - Gus Nathan, UoA PDF 6.7MB
 

Parallel keynote talk: Energy Economics & Finance - Paul Dowling, CEFC

PDF 1.6MB
 

Parallel keynote talk: Transitional Policy - Sara Bice, ANU

PDF 1MB
 

Parallel keynote talk: Transitional Policy - Paul Stanwix, UWA

PDF 22MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Transitional Policy - John Wiseman, UoM PDF 2.3MB
1.30pm Industry discussion panel: The Future Role of Energy Storage  
  Leeanne Bond, Snowy 2.0 PDF 1.1MB
  Thomas Maschmeyer, USyd PDF 2.35MB
  Cameron Potter, Hydro Tasmania PDF 1.7MB
  Ken Tregonning, Emergent Technologies Resources PL PDF 716KB
5pm Parallel keynote talk: Wind - Keith Ayotte, Windlab PDF 2MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Pumped hydro & hydrogen - Fiona Beck, ANU PDF 1.97MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Pumped hydro & hydrogen - Mark Paskevicius, Curtin Uni PDF 2.6MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Climate & Energy Policy - Heather Lovell, UTas PDF 1.7MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Climate & Energy Policy - Tony Wood, Grattan Institute PDF 660KB
  Parallel keynote talk: Grid Integration - Liz Ratnam, ANU PDF 10MB
10am, Thursday 4 July Plenary presentation: Energy Regulation & Governance - Bruce Mountain, VU PDF 1.2MB

11.30am

Parallel keynote talk: Efficiency & Usage - Sangeetha Chandra-Shekeran, UoM PDF 2.3MB
  Parallel keynote talk: EVs & Fuel Cell Vehicles - Jake Whitehead, UQ PDF 2.9MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Optimisation - Nando Ochoa, UoM PDF 1.9MB
1.30pm Plenary presentation: Transport & Industrial Energy - Michael Brear, UoM PDF 1.6MB
4pm Parallel keynote talk: Demand Response - Gerard Ledwich, QUT PDF 3.3MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Demand Response - Yolande Stengers, Monash Uni PDF 1.6MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Demand Response - Phillippa Watson, UTas PDF 4.3MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Gas Markets - Xunpeng Shi, UTS PDF 1.8MB
  Parallel keynote talk: Carbon Capture & Storage - Anna Herring, ANU PDF 6MB

 

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