European DC Forum 2019

The annual European DC Conference will take place on the 4th of April 2019. The primary focus of the conference will be the role of Direct Current in the energy landscape, the energy transition, and the advantages and possibilities that Direct Current provides. The 2019 conference partners are:



Key-note 1: Jan Jaeken – Energy business entrepreneur

Key-note 2: Laurens Mackay – DC Systems Researcher

Key-note 3: Prof. Dr. Ir. Johan Driesen

1.1 Waterstof DC in smart multi-commodity grid’s
Sander Mertens – The Hague University of Applied Science (Dutch presentation)

1.2 Technology development: Thin-film solar energy
Baris Dai – Solliance Solar Research

1.3 Snelladen in stedelijke gebieden (Dutch Presentation)
Melvin Venema – Venema E-Mobility Charge Systems B.V.

2.1 Obstacles for LVDC installations at low voltage due to the lack of appropriate regulations
Danny Hermans – Volta

2.2 Technology development DC Domestic Appliances
Jan van Os – ATAG

2.3 Mobility and infrastructure
Wilfred Akerboom – Citytec

3.1 Regulations
Marc Marcusse; Cees Advocaten N.V.

3.2 Strijp-S
Wouter Beelen – Volkerwessels i-City

3.3 DC Microgrids
Baas B.V Jeroen de Jong

4.1 Regulations and Business Cases – DC in the public infrastructure
Leendert Lam – Engie

4.2 Education Momentje Gelijkspanning
Herry den Besten

4.3 Mobility and Infrastructure Bipolar LVDC systems: advantages and challenges
Giel van den Broeck – KU Leuven Energyville