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Programme

Day 1

Monday 11th September 2017

Registration, Side Events, Reception

10:00 - 18:00

Registration

ROOM / TIME

AZTECA

HUICHOL

MAYA

MIXTECA

OLMECA

OTOMI

TARASCA

YAQUI

ZAPOTECA

13:00 - 14:30 SENER Ministry of Energy:
How information systems facilitate assessment of different RE policies

UN Environment:
Financing Distributed Solar Generation towards Zero-Emissions Economies
21CPP/SENER / Danish Energy Agency Workshop:
Long-term energy scenarios role in accelerating the clean energy transition. (continues from 9:00)
IRENA:
Policies for deploying renewables and maximising the benefits in Latin America
WWF Mexico:
Understanding the investment environment to deploy renewables
WWEA and Yansa:
Community power
Danish Energy Agency:
Bioenergy - potential and challenges in Denmark and Mexico
The Nature Conservancy:
Early Planning for Renewable Energy Development
GIZ:
Facilitating the purchase of RE for corporate clients
14:30 - 15:00

Coffee and Networking Break

15:00 - 16:30 UNIDO/ CCREEE /SICREEE:
Regional approaches to promote the uptake of sustainable energy markets, industries and innovation in the Caribbean and Central America
REN21:
Regional Data for Global Action: How to shape the future of renewables
World Bank:
Energy Markets: the Next frontier
IADB:
Perspectives of Wind Energy in Mexico, the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) Region and internationally
GIZ Mexico and KFW:
Market and regulatory framework from investor’s perspective. Financing of Large Scale Renewable Energy in Mexico: Challenges, Risks & Mitigation Instruments
WWF Mexico:
A Just Transition for Our Common Home: Energy, Labour and Poverty Eradication
GIZ:
Biogas as a renewable energy source: Facing market and policy challenges
US Grains:
Global Experiences with Fuel Ethanol
GIZ:
Low-Emission Investments in the Energy Sector: Strategies for Reaching the Nationally Determined Contributions
16:30 - 17:00

Coffee and Networking Break

17:00 - 18:30 GIZ and GWNET:
Promoting women to advance the global energy transition
SENER, BMWi, GIZ:
Advancing the Energy Transition: Germany and Mexico Changing their Power Pattern - The Economics, Challenges and Opportunities of Renewable Electricity
IEA:
Renewable Energy for Industries – novel opportunities
CAN International:
Feasibility for transitioning to 100%RE
British Embassy Mexico City:
Finance for the energy revolution
Embajada de Francia en México:
La oferta francesa al servicio de la competitividad del sector energético renovable en México
COGENERA, GIZ and SENER:
Efficient Cogeneration as Energy Saving Measure
SLoCaT / UN Environment:
Linking Renewable Energy and Electric Mobility to Raise Mitigation Ambition
WRI:
Visualising paths for decarbonising power in region
19:00 - 21:00

Welcome Reception (open to all DEMEX delegates)

Day 2

Tuesday 12th September 2017

Opening Plenary, Ministerial Panels, Parallel Sessions.

08:00 - 10:00

Registration

10:00 - 11:00

Opening Plenary DEMEX and EXPO Tour

11:00 - 11:30

Opening MEXIREC

11:30 - 12:30

High-level Ministerial Panel 1:

The role of the energy sector for reaching the Paris Agreement: implementing the NDCs

12:30 - 13:30

High-level Ministerial Panel 2:

Energy Transition with Renewable Energies: Globally and in Latin America and the Caribbean: Different pathways, shared goals.

13:30 – 15:00

Lunch (DEMEX/MEXIREC/CANAME)

 

Afternoon Parallel Sessions

TRACKS / SESSION

A. POLICY/FINANCE

B. ELECTRICITY SECTOR & INFRASTRUCTURE

C. HEATING & COOLING/TRANSPORT

D. ENERGY ACCESS/LOCAL VALUE CREATION

E. TECHNOLOGY INNOVATIONS

15:00 - 16:30

Session A.1

Evolution of Regulatory Frameworks and Policy Instruments to Integrate High-shares of Renewables

Session B.1

Power linkages: Electricity Interconnection in North and Central America

Session C.1

Renewables-based Heating and Cooling

Session D.1

Energy Access with Renewable Energy: Emerging Technology Trends and Off- Grid Business Models

Session E.1

Ocean Energy

16:30 - 17:00

Coffee / Tea Networking Break

17:00 - 18:30

Session A.2

Hydropower Energy

Session B.2

Utilities of the Future: New business models

Session C.2

Corporate Sourcing of Renewable Energies

Session D.2

Energy Access with Renewables: How to speed- up connections

Session E.2

Biomass

19:00 - 20:15

Cultural Event

20:30 - 22:00

Gala Dinner (by invite only)

Day 3

Wednesday 13th September 2017

Parallel Sessions

SESSION TRACKS

A. POLICY/FINANCE

B. ELECTRICITY SECTOR & INFRASTRUCTURE

C. HEATING & COOLING/TRANSPORT

D. ENERGY ACCESS/LOCAL VALUE CREATION

E. TECHNOLOGY INNOVATIONS

10:00 - 11:30

Session A.3

Scaling-up Large-scale Renewable Energy Investments

Session B.3

Energy Infrastructure: From bottleneck to backbone

Session C.3

Sustainable Movement: Renewable energy transport solutions

Session D.3

Energy Transition and Local Value Creation

Session E.3

Solar Energy

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee / Tea Networking Break

12:00 - 13:30

Session A.4

Scaling-up Distributed Renewable Energy Investments

Session B.4

Enabling Technologies: The role of storage

Session C.4

The Role of Renewables in Megacities

Session D.4

Renewable Energy Tenders and Community [em]power[ment]

Session E.4

Wind Energy

13:30 - 15:00

Lunch

15:00 - 16:30

Session A.5

Renewable Energy for Islands

Session B.5

System Thinking: How to interconnect sectors

Session C.5

100% Renewable Energy: Utopia or reality?

Session D.5

The Role of Energy Efficiency in the Energy Transition

Session E.5

Geothermal Energy

16:30 - 18:30

Closing Plenary DEMEX & MEXIREC

Report on key findings from parallel sessions/side events
Adoption of MEXIREC Declaration
Closing Remarks

Day 4

Thursday 14th September 2017

Site visits to renewable energy installations