8th Annual Advanced Submarine Power Cable and Interconnection

26th - 27th June 2018 in Berlin, Germany

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Enabling Technologies, Harnessing Innovation and Enhancing Cable Security to Reduce Costs, Risks and Increase Efficiency

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About the forum

This exclusive BIS forum brings together key expats from subsea community globally to discuss the current challenges in risks, cost reduction, cable technology and life extension in order to identify best practices. It will showcase real practical examples on what the industry can do to produce optimized solution across the board with regards to survey, route, engineering, manufacturing, installation, protection, and repair and explore new areas of innovation & techniques for cost reduction. This event provides a unique platform to exchange ideas, network with key representatives from subsea community and exchange experience to successfully master submarine power cable & interconnection processes.

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Past Annual Speakers

Alex Gauntt

Since 2005 Alex has been involved in the development, planning and construction of on- and offshore wind as well as tidal projects across Europe with a focus on Germany & the UK. He has been a Pro

Alex Gauntt

Business Development Manager at Siem Offshore Contractors

Etienne Rochat

Etienne Rochatreceived a master degree of engineering from the Swiss Institute of Technology (EPFL, Lausanne) and a PhD in science from the University of Neuchâtel. Prior to working for OMNISENS, Et

Etienne Rochat

CTO at Omnisens SA

John Duquemin

John has worked his entire career in the Power Industry and has being directly involved with the Installation of 5 off interconnectors. Due to the size of the organisation he has a very broad experie

John Duquemin

Chief Engineer at Jersey Electricity plc

Ian Graves

Ian is a Chartered Engineer, Charter Director and Fellow of the IET, IMechE and IOD. He has over 25 years experience in the energy and utilities sectors, bringing a perspective from both clients and

Ian Graves

Independent Senior Advisor HVDC at Interconnector

James Young

James joined JDR in 2000 as senior design engineer for new product development. He was appointed Chief Technology Officer in 2016 after a series of technical management roles within the business. Prio

James Young

Chief Technology Officer at JDR Cable Systems Ltd

Christian Freitag

Christian Freitag is responsible for the coordination of the DC cable asset management team and, amongst others, for the assessment of new technologies regarding cable monitoring and their integration

Christian Freitag

Asset Manager at TenneT TSO GmbH

Fredrik Ruter

Fredrik Ruter

Engineering Manager at NorthConnect

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Past Schedule Excerpt

15:00

Registration and Coffee

15:30

Interactive Pre-Conference Discussions led by Cathie Associates

Beyond CBRA – Defining Acceptable Risk’

Ed Jones / Senior Engineer / Cathie Associates
18:00

Closing Remarks from the Discussion Leader

08:00

Registration and Morning Coffee Networking

09:00

Chairman`s Opening Remarks

09:10

Building Submarine Power Cables in the Age of Digitalization

Keynote Panel

09:40

Subsea Cable Market Outlook-2020 Vision and Beyond

Interactive Roundtable Discussion

10:10

NorthConnect Interconnector

Case Study

Fredrik Ruter / Engineering Manager / NorthConnect
10:40

Subsea Power Cables (interconnectors) Availability – a Cable Owner / Operator Point of View

Case Study

Jean-Luc SAQUET / General Manager / GREENPOWER2020
11:10

35 Years of Experience with Subsea Power Cables

John Duquemin / Chief Engineer / Jersey Electricity
11:40

Morning Coffee and Networking

12:10

Interconnector Projects of Common Interest: Lessons learnt – Consenting and Follow through to Construction

Case Study

Rachel McCall / Head of Environment and Consents / TÜV SÜD PMSS; Greg Tomlinson / Major Infrastructure Development / National Grid
12:40

The UK Approach to Interconnection

Case Study

Matt Coyne / Head of Interconnection and Offshore Transmission / Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS)
13:10

Lunch + Coffee and Networking Break

14:20 - 18:50

All sessions inFULL AGENDA

18:50

Closing Remarks from the Chair and End of Day One

08:30

Morning Coffee and Chairman’s Opening Address

09:10 - 14:20

All sessions inFULL AGENDA

14:20

Effective Risk Management of Cable Installation – Seabed Survey and How it can Make or Break Your Project

Case Study

Mark Finch / Director / Ternan Energy
14:50

Cable Burial – Evolution not Revolution

Case Study

Ettienne Rochat - Omnisens SAJohn Davies / Director Seabed Intervention / Helix Canyon Offshore
15:20

Cable Installation Risks: Optimal Tools and Techniques

Case Study

15:50

Afternoon Coffee Break & Networking

16:20

Multiple Vessel Logistics During Subsea Cable Installation

Interactive Panel Discussion

Alex Gauntt / Business Development Manager / Siem Offshore Contractors GmbH
16:50

Submarine Cable Faults Experience and Lesson Learnt – an Interconnector owner’s perspective

Case Study

17:20

Learning from Cable Repair – Key Results from Using a New Analysis Approach

Case Study

17:50

Webtool Cutting and Retrieving Tools for the Submarine Cable Industry

Case Study

Chris Bond / Senior Design Engineer / Allspeeds Ltd
18:20

Using Data Analytics Tools to Reduce Cable Failures and the Associated Costs

Case Study

18:50

What Is the Realistic Lifetime of Offshore Power Cables?

Interactive Panel Discussion

19:20

Closing Remarks from the Chair and End of Day Two

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Pricing

EUR 2.599,-

Delegates

  • 2 Day Conference
  • Online Documentation
  • Luncheon and Refreshments

EUR 2.799,-

Service Providers and Consultancy Companies

  • 3 Day Conference
  • Online Documentation
  • Luncheon and Refreshments

EUR 695,-

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