4th International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating (4DH), 13-14 November 2018, Aalborg, Denmark.
Role of Choice awareness for decision making in energy transition. 26ème Journée d’étude des problèmes de l’énergie (anciennement Journée du CUEPE). Transition énergétique : des pionniers à l’adoption massive. Geneva, Vendredi 5 octobre 2018.
Keynote speaker at The 16th International Symposium on District Heating and Cooling Conference, 10-11 September 2018, Hamburg, Germany.
Editorial board meeting for the ENERGY journal, 21st Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction PRES 2018, 25 - 29 August 2018, Prague, Czech Republic.
4G District Heating:The design of affordable Future Renewable Energy Systems, Keynote presentation at Technical Symposium, 31 May 2018, Janssen, Beerse, Belgium. Link to video.
11th International Conference on Sustainable Energy & Environmental Protection (SEEP), 8-11 May 2018, Glasgow, Scotland.
Smart Energy System Approach to Heating, Cooling and Transport. Enhancing the Impact of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Policies. A joint workshop of the IEA Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Working Parties, 27 March 2018, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Ministerial Conference Centre, Paris, France.
Scenario-building leading to fantastic, but feasible, polices. Heat Roadmap Europe confernece. Flagship Research on Modelling for Unlocking the Decarbonising Potential in Heating and Cooling,16 March 2018, NEMO Science Museum, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Smart Energy Systems and Fuel Cells. Keynote at H2FC SUPERGEN 2017 Conference, 11th – 13th Dec 2017, University of St-Andrews, UK.
From Smart grid to Smart Energy Systems” at HORIZON 2030 (and beyond). Invited speaker at Technologies at the Centre of the Energy Transition, 6 December, Rome, Italy.
A Smart Energy Systems Approach to the Choice and Modeling of 100% Renewable Solutions.Invited speaker at Elektrik Elektronik Mühendisliği Kongresi (EEMKON 2017), 16-18 November, Istanbul, Turkey.
Skal det kollektive energisystem forkæles?.Presentation at the Danish District heating Association 59th annual congress 26-27 October, Aalborg Congress and Culture Centre, Denmark.
Renewable Heating Strategies and their Consequences for Storage and Grid Infrastructures - Comparing a Smart Grid to a Smart Energy Systems Approach. Speaker at 12th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems. Abstract, 4-8th of October, 2017 in Dubrovnik, Croatia.
The 4th Generation of District Heating Systems. Keynote presentation at the3rd Slovak District Heating Systems Conference of the Slovak Heat Producers Association (SZVT), NH Bratislava Gate One Hotel, 3 October 2017.
Smart Energy Systems and the Plans for Renewable Energy. Perspectives for more Integrated National and European Planning. Invited plenary keynote Lecture: Biennial International Workshop Advances in Energy Studies 2017, 25-28 September 2017, Naples (Italy).
Opening speach at 3rd International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating (4DH), 12-13 September 2017, Danish National Museeum, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Energy Storage in future 100% Renewable Energy Systems. Presentation at Workshop on Energy Storage and Conversion 24 August 2017, Confederation of Danish Industry, Copenhagen, Denmark
Smart Energy Systems and the Danish Plans for Renewable Energy. Plenary key-note at 3rd International Conference on Energy & Environment: bringing together Engineering and Economics (ICEE), 29-30th of June 2017 in Guimarães, Portugal.
Smart Energy Systems of Cities - going towards 100% Renewable Energy. Presentation at the CITIES forth general consortium meeting 30-31 May, Danish Technological Institut, Århus, Denmark.
Smart Energy Systems and the Danish Plans for Renewable Energy. Keynote speaker at international workshop at University of Twente, 18th of May, 2017, in Twente, Netherlands.
Market potential in the European Union. Keynote speaker at Energy policy and district heating-day, 30th of March 2017, Christiansborg, Copenhagen.
Smart Energy Systems and Fuel Cells. Keynote at 7th International Conference on Fundamentals and Development of Fuel Cells, 31st January - 2nd February 2017 in Stuttgart, Germany
Technological & economic status: a scenario of 100% renewable energy. Invited speaker at Rescoop, Renewable Energy Interregional Conference, 17th January 2017 in Eupen, Belgium
100% Renewable Energy Supply - Lessons Learned from the Danish Experience. Invited speaker at the International Barbados Conference on 100% RE for SIDS, 10-11th of November 2016, Barbados.
Smart Energy Systems - the design of 100% renewable energy solutions. Key-note at 8th Slovene Conference on Innovation of Energy, Choices of tomorrow, 12 October 2016, Congress Centre Brdo, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Smart Energy Systems - the design of 100% renewable energy solutions. Plenary lecture at conference 100% Renewable Energy Solution for Crossing Borders 2016, 4-5 October, 2016, Flensburg, Germany
Opening speach at 2nd International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating (4DH), 26-29 September 2016, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark.
Solar District Heating in Future Smart Energy Systems. Plenary Speaker of 4th International Solar District Heating Conference, 21-22 September 2016, Billund, Denmark
Smart Energy Systems - the design of 100% renewable energy solutions. Plenary Speaker of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Smart Energy Grid Engineering (SEGE2016), 21-24 August 2016, Oshawa, Canada.
Smart Heat Europe - the design of smart heating as part of future Sustainable Energy Solutions. Keynote at 29th international conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimisation, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems (ECOS 2016), 19-23 June, Portorož, Slovenia
Smart Energy Sytems and Sustainable Aviation. Key-note at International Symposium on Sustainable Aviation 2016. 29 May - 1 June, 2016, Istanbul, Turkey.
Presentation of the report "Future Green Buildings - A key to Cost-Effective Sustainable Energy Systems" made by Aalborg University for the Danish Construction Industries at a conference in the Danish Parliamentery building, Christiansborg 25 May 2016: Link to report in English. Link to Summary in English. Link to Summary in Danish.
Regional and district perspective from Denmark: EnergyPLAN and 4GDH. Special Session invited presentation on Regional and district perspective from Denmark: EnergyPLAN and 4GDH at IEA ECES Annex 31: “Energy Storage with Energy Efficient Buildings and Districts”. CLIMA, Aalborg 22-25 may 2016.
Smart Energy Systems for coherent 100% Renewable Energy and Transport solutions. Opening talk at seminar on Territorial Energy Systems: from Districts to Regions. Centre de recherches énergétiques et municipales - CREM, 9 May, Martigny, Switzerland.
Smart energy systems and infrastructures in Denmark. Workshop on “Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in Denmark - Opportunities and challenges of the new European Energy Union” organised by European Forum for Renewable Energy (EUFORES) in cooperation with the Danish Parliament. Parliament of Denmark, Christiansborg, Copenhagen, 3 March 2016
Smart Energy Systems for coherent 100% renewable energy and transport solutions. Key-note at Workshop on Smart Energy Systems 24-25 February 2016, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V. Potsdam, Germany
A smart energy system approach to the need for energy storage in the Danish energy system. Presentation at Workshop on Energy Storage and Conversion 3 February 2016, Confederation of Danish Industry, Copenhagen, Denmark
Academic Writing. Invited presentation at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 20 November 2015.
Renewable Energy Policy and Smart Energy System. Roundtable presentation at The 6th World Forum on China Studies. 20-21 November 2015, Shanghai International Convention Center (SICC), Shanghai, China.
Photo: Henrik Frydkjær.
IDA's Energy Vision 2050 - A smart energy system strategy for 100% renewable Denmark. The Danish Society of Engineers, IDA, conference presentation and release of the report. 17 November 2015. Link to report in English.
Smart Energy Systems - Energy Efficient Buildings and the Design of Future Sustainable Energy Systems. Plenary Key-note at CISBAT 2015, Future Buildings and Districts – Sustainability from Nano to Urban Scale. 9-11 September 2015, Lausanne, Switzerland.
Smart Energy Systems - the design of 100% renewable energy solutions. Plenary Key-note at 10th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems (SDEWES 2015). 27 September 27 - 3 October, 2015, Dubrovnik, Croatia.
4G Future District Heating Technologies and Systems. Opening speach at International Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating (4DH). Aalborg University, Copenhagen Campus, 25-26 August 2015, Denmark.
Smart Energy Systems - the design of 100% renewable energy solutions. Plenary Key-note at 8th International Conference on Sustainable Energy & Environmental Protection (SEEP 2015), University of the West of Scotland in Paisley,11-14 August 2015, Glasgow, Scotland.
Renewable energy systems - a smart energy systems approach to the choice and modelling of 100% renewable solutions. Plenary key-note at 2nd International Conference on Energy & Environment: bringing together Engineering and Economics (ICEE), 18-19 of June 2015 Guimarães, Portugal.
Smart Energy Denmark - without nuclear and fossil fuels. Presentation at Scientific Symposium: "Energy Union without Nuclear Power - Utopia or Perspective?". Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management, 19 March, Vienna, Austria.
Smart Heating Europe. Presentation at Side event to the EU conference on heating and cooling in Europe. Charlemange Building. 25 February 2015, Brussels, Europe.
Renewable energy systems - a smart energy systems approach to the choice and modelling of 100% renewable solutions. Session Key-note at Second International Conference on Sustainable Urbanization. 7‐9 January 2015, Hong Kong, China.
Renewable energy systems - a smart energy systems approach to the choice and modelling of 100% renewable solutions. Plenary Key-note at 7th International Conference on Sustainable Energy & Environmental Protection (SEEP). November 23-25, 2014, The British University in Dubai, DUBAI.
The Role of Storage in Smart Energy Systems. Presentation at Workshop on Energy Storage for the Built Environment, 21 October 2014, ECCI Edinburg Centre for Carbon Innovation, Scottland.
How to reach a 100 % renewable energy supply using biomass in smart energy systems. Invited speaker at the International Conference of Sustainable Biomass in the Context of 100% Renewable Energy Supply. 3-6 September 2014, Flensburg University, Germany.
Renewable energy systems - a smart energy systems approach to the choice and modelling of 100% renewable solutions. Plenary lecture at 17th Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction (PRES 2014) and 21st International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering (CHISA 2014), 23-27 August 2014 Prague, Czech Republic
In the press about the keynote:
Renewable Energy Systems - Smart Energy Systems. Launch of Institute of Engineering and Energy Technology (IEET), University of West Scotland, Glasgow 12 June 2014
Fjernvarmes fremtid - Fremtidens fjernvarme. Hearing on Future District Heating in the Danish Parliament's commitee on Climate, Energy and Buildings. Christiansborg 23 April 2014. Link to video (In Danish)
Denmark 100% Renewable. Plenary key-note at Congres d’Energia de Catalunya (GoEnerCat), Escola Tecnica Superior d’Enginyers Industrail, Barcelona 25 November 2013.
Validation of simulation models in scientific papers. Panel presentation at 8th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems, Dubrovnik, Croatia 22-27 September 2013. Link to presentation.
Fjernvarmens rolle i fremtidens 100% VE energisamfund. Annual meeting of the Danish District Heating Industry, Silkeborg, Denmark 11 September 2013.
District Heating in the future. The practice of energy-saving technologies. Dedicated to the 20th anniversary of Danfoss in Russia Convention Centre WTC, Moskow, 5 September 2013.
Heat Roadmap Europe. Launch of the study Heat Road Map Europe II at the 36th Euroheat & Power Congress in Vienna Wednesday 27 May 2013.
Heat Roadmap Europe. Energy Europe 2013 Conference, Bella Centre in Copenhagen 23 May 2013.
The Economic Crisis and Sustainable Development. 1st International Conference on Energy & Environment: Bringing Together Economics and Engineering ( ICEE), University of Porto 9-10 May 2013.
Heat Roadmap Europe 2050. International workshop on Impact of the Energy Efficiency Directive and Development of Heat Markets and Pricing, Riga 4-5 December 2012.
Heat Roadmap Europe 2050 - Fjernvarmens rolle i Europa mot 2050. Presentation and paneldebate at "Fjernvarmedagene 2012". Clarion Hotel Oslo Airport 24-25 October 2012.
4th Generation District Heating Systems and Technologies - introdution to the 4DH project. 4th Generation District Heating - First Annual Conference, Utzon Conference Centre, Aalborg, Denmark, 3 October 2012.
From Smart Electricity Grids to Smart Energy Systems. Keynote at 3rd International Conference on Contemporary Problems of Thermal Engineering (CPOTE 2012), Institute of Thermal Technology, Gliwice, Silesia, Poland, 18-20 September 2012.
Heat Roadmap Europe 2050. Presentation and paneldebate at the 13th International Symposium on District Heating and Cooling, Copenhagen 3-4 September 2012.
Heat Roadmap Europe 2050. Presentation at European Sustainable Energy Week. Euro Heat and Power and Cogen Europe, Charlemagne building 21. June 2012
From Smart Electricity Grids to Smart Energy Systems. Keynote at 5th International Conference on Sustainable Energy & Environmental Protection (SEEP 2012), Dublin City University, Dublin 5-8 June 2012.
Heat Pump Integration in Energy Systems. Keynote at Symposium on Advances in Refrigeration and Heat Pump Technology, DTU, 15-16 May 2012. Link to proceedings.
Heat Roadmap Europe 2050. Presentation and paneldebate at the Euroheat and Power Conference TEAMING UP FOR RENEWABLE HEATING AND COOLING, Copenhagen 26-27 April 2012.
Danish objectives of becomming fossil free and the work of regions and municipalities in implementing such goals. Invited speaker at 7th International Seminar of Sustainable Regions, 27-28 March 2012, Teatro Cruce de Arinaga, Agüimes, Gran Canaria.
Renewable Energy Systems - The Choice and Modelling of 100% Renewable Solutions. Keynote at 1st Asia-Pacific Forum on Renewable Energy (AFORE-1), Busan, Korea, 16-19 November, 2011.
Policies towards 100% renewable energy solutions - the case of Denmark. Invited presentation at Global Energy Innovators Forum (GEIF), Korean Institute of Energy Research, Jeju Island,Korea, 14-15 November 2011.
Academic Writing. Invited presentation at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 17 October 2011. Link to homepage.
The Danish Way to 100 Percent renewable Energy. Invited presentation. Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany, 20 September 2011.
The Economic Crisis and Sustainable Development. Keynote at 6th Dubrovnik Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems, Dubrovnik, Croatia on 25-29 September 2011. Link to abstract. Link to TV interview.
Renewable Energy Systems - The Choice and Modelling of 100% Renewable Solutions. Keynote at 6th. International Green Energy Conference (IGEC-VI), Eskisehir, Turkey on June 5-9, 2011.
Large Scale Integration of Wind and Solar into the EU electricity supply. Invited speaker at the 9th ASPO Conference, 27-29 April 2011, Albert Hall, Brussels, Belgium
The Danish perspective. Keynote at SEAI Sustainable Energy Communities Workshop, Crowne Plaza Hotel Dundalk, Ireland, 19 April 2011.
Denmark’s Renewable Energy Strategy. The Institute of International and European Affairs (IIEA), Dublin, Ireland 18 April 2011. Video-link.
The role of Sustainable Buildings in 100% Renewable Energy System. Ketnote at e-nova international congress 2010 Sustainable Buildings: Design –Operation - Evaluation. University of Applied Science Burgenland, Pinkafeld 11-12 November 2010.
100% Renewable Energy Solutions. Invited speaker at Pathways to 2050: International Conference. Dublin Convention Centre, 5 November 2010. Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI). Link to presentation.
Building and the Overall Energy System. Keynote at 3rd Nordic Passive House Conference TOWARDS 2020 – SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND BUILDINGS, 7 - 8 October 2010, Aalborg Culture & Congress Centre, Aalborg. Link to presentation.
Energy Planning and Energy System Analysis. Energy Planning Seminar Tsinghua University, Beijing 19 September 2010.
Heat Plan Denmark 2010. Presentaton, Christiansborg, Copenhagen (Danish Parliarment), 8 September 2010.
Energy System Modelling. Keynote at the International Conference on Energy, Environment and Health – Optimisation of Future Energy Systems, 31 May - 2 June, 2010, Carlsberg Academy, Copenhagen, Denmark. Link to Presentation.
Energy and Local Communities. The Danish Experience. Keynote at Scholars Symposia on Life, Work and Sustainability in Rural Communities, 23 April 2010, University of Maine at Fort Kent, US
100% Renewable Energy Solutions – from Plan to Realisation. Keynote at the confernece SEEP 2009, 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Energy & Environmental Protection, 11-15 August DCU-Dublin, Ireland
100% Renewable Energy Solutions – from Plan to Realisation. Keynote at the conference Joint Actions on Climate Change, 8-10 June 2009, Aalborg, Denmark
Large-scale Integration of Renewable Energy into International Electricity Markets - the Case of Danish Wind Power and the Nordic Electricity Market. Invited speaker at the International Conference on New and Renewable Energy Technologies for Sustainable Development, Évora, Portugal, 28 June - 1 July 2004.