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Time Room L Room N Room S+T
9:00 - 9:10 Welcome   
Key Notes Room L
9:10 - 10:05 Strengthening of the European Cooperation: Key Element of the German Energy Research Programme
Georg Menzen, Head of Energy Research Unit, BMWi, Germany
10:05 - 11:00 The Energy Transition - UK Electricity Market Reform - Blueprint for Europe or Poisoned Chalice?
Volker Beckers, Former Group CEO RWE Npower plc and non-executive Chairman
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break

A. Smart Markets B. Smart Data Handling E. Electro Mobility
& Demand Response
Session Chair Christoph Weber, University of Duisburg-Essen Christian Derksen, University of Duisburg-Essen Tobias Linnenberg, Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg
11:30 - 12:00 Benefits of Competitive Agent Design for Smart Grids: Evidence from the Power Trading Agent Competition
Markus Peters, Erasumus University
Investigation of Data Exchange Processes for Electricity Supplier Change in German Smart Grid Scenarios
Christian Gitte, AIFB - KIT
The Role of Data Centers in the Smart Grid
Hermann de Meer, University of Passau
12:00 - 12:30 A residential price elasticity model for agent-based simulation of decentralised energy systems
Valentin Bertsch, IIP - KIT
Data Access Point Manager - Defined Work Flows for Management and Market
Christoph Mayer, OFFIS - Institut für Informatik
Dumb or smart – Implementing different charging strategies for electric vehicles in companies
Maren Kier
, EWL,  University of Duisburg-Essen
12:30 - 13:00 Local Pricing with agents in the distribution grid
Jessica Raasch, EWL, University of Duisburg-Essen
Innovative Planning of Distribution Grids by using agent-based simulated time-series
Jan Kays, TU Dortmund
Adaptive Management of EV Storage using intelligent Software Agents
Konstantina Valogianni, Erasumus University
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
Key NoteRoom L
14:00 - 15:00 Reengineering the Energy Landscape: A Sustainability Challenge
Wolf Ketter, Erasumus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
D. Project Experiences C. Decentralized Control F. Planning & System Modelling
Session Chair Rainer Unland, DAWIS, University of Duisburg-Essen Jessica Raasch, EWL, University of Duisburg-Essen Christoph Weber, University of Duisburg-Essen
15:30 - 16:00 The „Smart Operator“ - for more intelligence in low voltage systems
Ulrich Dirkmann, RWE Deutschland AG
Implementation of a Substation Automation System based on Programmable Logic Controllers
Michael Kaliwoda, TU Dortmund
Model-induced uncertainties in the layout optimisation of distributed energy systems
Hannes Schwarz, DFIU - KIT
16:00 - 16:30 The E-Energy-project: Smart Market as an example for the market participation of new decentral acteurs in the energy system of the future
Martin Pöppe, SOPTIM AG
Managing the integration of renewable energies – decentralized coordination in the future electricity market
Katrin Trepper, EWL, University of Duisburg-Essen
Life Cycle Assessment - an political request: The example of offshore windpark alpha ventus
Herrmann-Josef Wagner, LEE, University of Bochum
16:30 - 17:00 Customer feedback on smart consumption monitoring - results from a field trial
Stefan Sprick, University of Leipzig
Unified Energy Agents as a Base for the Systematic Development of Future Hybrid Energy Grids
Christian Derksen
, DAWIS, University of Duisburg-Essen
A Computational Analysis of Smart Timing Decisions for Heating Based on an Air-to-Water Heat pump
Jan Treur, VU University Amsterdam