IESMA 2018 PROGRAMME
Wednesday, 14th November 2018
Exhibition and Conference
9:00 – 10:00 Registration and welcome coffee
10:00 – 10:45 Official opening of IESMA 2018
Opening remarks by:
Welcome address by:
Mr. Vytautas UMBRASAS, Vice-Minister of the Ministry of National Defence of the Republic of Lithuania
Mr. Darius SKUSEVIČIUS, Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
Dr. Antonio MISSIROLI, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges
H.E. Khatuna SALUKVADZE, Ambassador of Georgia to Lithuania
COL Romualdas PETKEVIČIUS, Director of the NATO Energy Security Centre of Excellence (NATO ENSEC COE)
10:45 – 11:15 Introductory Tour to the Exhibition
11:15 – 12:40 Session 1: Strategic Energy Efficiency – Creating Policy
COL Romualdas PETKEVIČIUS, Director of the NATO ENSEC COE
Dr. Antonio MISSIROLI, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges "NATO's Smart Energy: The Way Forward"
AIRCDRE Ralph REEFMAN, Assistant Chief of Staff Defence Planning, HQ Supreme Allied Commander Transformation "Introduction of Energy Efficiency Within NATO Military Capabilities"
Mr. Lucian NIEMEYER, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Energy, Installations, and Environment, US "Energy Resilience for a New National Defense Strategy"
Ms. Theodora Von HOHENSTAUFEN NOLL, Defense Program Manager, Virginia Economic Development Partnership "Energy Policy and its Impact on Industry - Security Interests and the Bottom Line"
12:40 – 13:20 Networking Lunch, tour of the exhibition
13:20 - 14:50 Industry Session 1: G&G Partners, Akuo Energy, Pfisterer, Procontain, Triogen
(More information about the companies that will deliver presentations and their time schedule will be provided during the conference in the programme book)
15:00 – 17:10 Session 2: Major National Achievements in Enhancing Energy Efficiency in Military
Dr. Daniel A. NUSSBAUM, Energy Academic Group, Operations Research Department, Naval Postgraduate School
LTG Bernard FONTAN, Director of Defence Infrastructure Department, French Ministry of Armed Forces "Energy Governance Within the Defence Insfrastructure Department of the French Ministry of Armed Forces"
Mr. Michael PENLAND, The Principal Director, Operational Energy Policy and Chief of Staff, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force, Operational Energy, Washington, D.C. "Optimizing the US Airforce Through Innovative Operational Energy Solutions"
Dr. Matias WARSTA, Director of the Community and Environment Unit, Finnish Ministry of Defence "Finnish Achievements in Enhancing Energy Efficiency in Military"
CDR Antonio BIGNONE, Head of Engine Equipment Section, Italian Navy General Staff - Ship Design Branch "Green Fleet Initiative"
Mr. Pierre POITRAS, Chairman of a Petroleum Working Group within the Petroleum Committee "Alternative and Synthetic Fuels"
17:30 – 19:00 Networking Reception and Exhibtion
Thursday, 15th November 2018
Exhibition and Conference
09:00 – 09:30 Welcome coffee, tour of the exhibition
09:30 – 11:10 Session 3: Innovative Energy Solutions for the Military: Energy Management
LTC Herve JURE, Subject Matter Expert for Fuel and Energy, NATO Supreme Allied Command Transformation HQ
CDR Andrea MANFREDINI, Head of Doctrine and Concept Developmnet Division, NATO ENSEC COE "Energy Management in a Military Expeditionary Environment"
Miss Jennifer DORAN, Behavioural Scientist, NATO ENSEC COE, Project Lead (co-presenter with CDR Andrea Manfredini)
Mr. Richard BREWIN, Project Officer Energy & Environment Systems, European Defence Agency "Delivery Energy and Environmental Research and Development in Support of Military Capability Development"
Mr. Andrew TATE, Principal Chartered Engineer for the UK MODs Defence Science and Technology Laboratory "Energy Management Challenges in Naval Platforms - Energy Growth Risks & Importance of Data"
Mr. Jakob GILLE, Senior Sustainability Strategist, Swedish Armed Forces Defence Staff, Section for Sustainability and Environment "Study on Energy & Water Efficiency at Camp Nobel Mali and Energy Management "Rebooted""
12:00 – 12:45 Networking Lunch, tour to the exhibition
12:45 - 14:30 Industry Session 2: Intracom Defense Electronics (IDE), Siemens Building Technologies, Thielmann, Datel, Setolite, Eaton Electronics, Avlite
14:45 – 16:25 Session 4: Innovative Energy Technologies for Dual Use: Autonomous hybrid power systems
Dr. Susanne MICHAELIS, Officer Emerging Security Challenges Division NATO Headquarters
Mr. Martin KEGEL, Research Engineer, Natural Resources Canada, CanmetENERGY Buildings Group "Dual Use Hybrid Power Systems in Canadian High Arctic"
Mr. Chadar BOULAKHRAS, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board SKTM, Algeria "Algerian' Experience Hybridisation of Southern Isolated Outlook Electric Plants - Realisation and Prospects"
Mr. Marian JUSKO, Waveform System Engineer, The Provisional Technical Secretariat for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization "Next Generation Power Systems of CTBTO's International Monitoring System (IMS)"
LTC Edwin LEIDELMEIJER, Staff Officer Concept Development & Experimentation, Land Warfare Centre
16:25 - 16:45 Closing Session
Closing remarks by:
NATO ENSEC COE Director COL Romualdas Petkevičius, Lithuania
16:45 - 17:30 Tour to the Exhibition
Friday, 16th November 2018
9:00 – 15:30 Governmental Workshop
The workshop will be closed to the public; participation will be strictly upon invitations. Agenda will be distributed to attendees directly.
*TBC - To Be Confirmed