SESSIONS/EVENTS

SOLARCON India 2013 Conference Program Schedule

Arrow Icon Conference Agenda Arrow Icon One-day workshop on “PV Standards - from Materials and Manufacturing to Systems" Arrow Icon One-day Tutorial - "Introduction to Solar PV System Sizing"

 

 

Balancing Energy Supply & Demand in the Region
The need for a complete PV eco-system from materials to power generation


 

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Thursday, August 1, 2013

09:30 - 11:00SOLARCON India 2013 - Inauguration
11:30 - 12:00

Inaugural Keynote
Dr. Harish Hande - Managing Director, SELCO and Ramon Magsaysay Awardee

12:00 - 12:30
Inaugural Keynote

“The Photovoltaic Manufacturing Consortium (PVMC) – Innovative Pathways toward Supply Chain Collaboration” Prof. Pradeep Haldar – Professor, SUNY at Albany & COO/CTO of US PV Manufacturing Consortium
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1400 - 1500JNNSM Phase - 2 (2013-2017) Policy Initiatives and Implementation - Industry Interaction 

Address by: Shri. Tarun Kapoor, IAS, Jt. Secretary, MNRE
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Implementation Perspectives by: Dr. Ashvini Kumar, Director, Solar Energy Corporation of India
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15:15 - 16:30CEO Panel “Assessing the Indian Solar Market - Development Prospects and Problems - the big picture” 
CEO panel -CEO panel - Sponsored by Enerparc

Moderated by Dr. Arunabha Ghosh, CEEW; Dr. Arul Shanmugasundram, Tata Power Solar; Basant Jain, Mahindra – Solar Business; Pashupathy Gopalan, SunEdison; Prasanth Sakhamuri, HHV; Stefan Müller, Enerparc; Sujoy Ghosh, First Solar;

17:00 - 17:30 Trends in Solar Cell and Module Technology 
Prof. Dr. Roland Schindler, Executive Director, Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems
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17:45 - 18:15

Silicon Solar Cell Research Progress at UNSW 
Prof. Richard Corkish, Head, School of PV and Renewable Energy Engineering, UNSW, Australia & COO, Australian Centre for Advanced Photovoltaics
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19:00 Onwards Networking Dinner – Sponsored by Jinko Solar

 

Friday, August 2, 2013

09:30 - 11:00Role of States in PV Market Growth in India

Panel discussion moderated by Sachin Jain, KPMG - Kartikeya Misra, IAS, AP-NDCL; Manu Karan, SunEdison; Paramita Sahoo; Welspun; SK Prabhakar, KREDL; Venkat Konakandla, Solar Semiconductor; Vish Iyer, Sterling Wilson

11:30 - 13:00Financing Solar – Issues, Options, Perspectives

Abhilakh Singh, IREDA; Gaurav Sood, Solairedirect; Narsi Santhanam, Energy Alternatives India; SJ Vijay, Salmon Leap Associates; Arunavo Mukerjee, Tata Cleantech; Session chair: Vineeth Vijayaraghavan, Panchabuta
Download Abhilakh Singh Presentation (3MB PDF; Password protected)
Download Arunavo Mukerjee Presentation (669KB PDF; Password protected)
Download Gaurav Sood Presentation (692KB PDF; Password protected)
Download SJ Vijay Presentation (645KB PDF; Password protected)

14:15 - 15:30Balancing PV Supply and Demand in India: Re-invigorating Indian Manufacturing         

Panel Discussion moderated by Ivan Saha, Vikram Solar; Dr. Kaushik J. Vaidya, Applied Materials; Rajaram Pai, Dupont; Rajesh Singh, Renewsys; Dr. VSG Rao, Lanco Solar; Ravi Raghavan, Solar Semiconductor
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Download Rajaram Pai Presentation (560KB PDF; Password protected)

16:00 - 17:00

Opportunities for Independent Power Producers under India’s REC Mechanism

Panel discussion moderated by Vishal Pandya, REConnect; Rajat Sud, Atria Power; Ravi Khanna, Aditya Birla Group; Krishna Revankar, Emmvee Solar; Vikalp Mundra, M&B Switchgears 

17:15 - 18:15

Rooftop Solar:  The Next Big Market Driver in India

Presentations from Akash, PanelClaw; Anmol Jaggi, Gensol; Krishna Revankar, Emmvee Solar, Nimish Jain, Jinko Solar
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Download Anmol Jaggi Presentation (1.5MB PDF; Password protected)
Download Krishna Revankar Presentation (1.5MB PDF; Password protected)
Download Nimish Jain Presentation (2.8MB PDF; Password protected)

Saturday, August 3, 2013

09:30 - 11:00

Perspectives on Building a Complete Solar PV eco-system in India     

Panel discussion moderated by Dr. Ashok Das, SunMoksha; Ashwin Gambhir, Prayas Energy Group; Chockalingam Muthiah; Prof. Juzer Vasi, NCPRE-IIT-Bombay, Manasij Kar, Enerplus; Vasudev Kalkundri, Syndicate Bank; Venkat Rajaraman, Solarsis;
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11:00 - 11:30

Keynote Talk

Fundamental and Applied R&D for Advancing PV at NREL and the Solar Energy Research Institute for India and the US (SERIIUS) by Dr. Bill Tumas, Materials & Chemical Science and Technology Directorate, US-NREL
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12:00 - 13:30

Structures, Safety, Performance & Reliability of PV Installations

David Wissoker, Spire Solar, Hariharaputhiran, Tata Steel; Himamsu Popuri, Nuevosol; Dr. O.S. Sastry, SEC; Sanjay Chandra, Citel; Vaman Kuber, NCPRE
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Download Hariharaputhiran Presentation (569KB PDF; Password protected)
Download Himamsu Popuri Presentation (3.8MB PDF; Password protected)
Download Sanjay Chandra Presentation (1.7MB PDF; Password protected)
Download Vaman Kuber Presentation (3.7MB PDF; Password protected)

14:30 - 15:30

Energy Conversion, Storage and Efficiency 

Presentations from Giancarlo Chiapparoli, Bonfiglioli; Manoj Pande, Statcon, Dr. Priya Ranjan Mishra, Philips; Anurag Garg, Schneider Electric
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Download Manoj Pande Presentation (3.7MB PDF; Password protected)
Download Dr. Priya Ranjan Mishra Presentation (1.4MB PDF; Password protected)



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CONFERENCE FEES

 

 Category

SEMI Members

Non-Members

Early Bird Fee

Until May 31, 2013

Regular Fee

June 1 onwards

Early Bird Fee

Until May 31, 2013

Regular Fee

June 1 onwards

Conference Fee – All 3 days

Rs 12,000

Rs 15,000

Rs 15,000

Rs 18,000

Conference Fee – Any 1 day

Rs 5,000

Rs 6,000

Rs 6,000

Rs 7,000

Government/Academia – All 3 days

Rs 10,000

Students - All 3 days

Rs 5,000

Students – Any 1 day

Rs 2,000

Standards Workshop -

2 August 2013

Rs 6,000 (SEMI Members)

Rs 7,000 (non-members)


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