IESMA 2018 PROGRAMME (LAST UPDATE 2018.09.14)
Wednesday, 14th November 2018
Exhibition and Conference
9:00 – 10:00 Registration and welcome coffee
10:00 – 10:45 Official opening of IESMA 2018
Opening remarks given by moderator:
Welcome address by:
Mr. Vytautas Umbrasas, Vice-Minister of National Defence of the Republic of Lithuania
Mr. Žygimantas Vaičiūnas, Minister of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania
Dr. Antonio MISSIROLI, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges
COL Romualdas PETKEVIČIUS, Director of the NATO Energy Security COE, Lithuania
10:45 – 11:15 Introductory Tour to the Exhibition
11:15 – 12:40 Session 1: Strategic Energy Efficiency – Creating Policy
COL Romualdas PETKEVIČIUS, Director of the NATO Energy Security COE, Lithuania (Moderator)
Dr. Antonio MISSIROLI, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges "NATO's Smart Energy: The Way Forward"
Air Commodore Ralph REEFMAN, Assistant Chief of Staff Defence Planning, Strategic Plans and Policy for the NATO Allied Transformation Command
Mr. Lucian NIEMEYER, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Energy, Installations, and Environment
Ms. Theodora Von HOHENSTAUFEN NOLL, Defense Program Manager, Virginia Economic Development Partnership "Energy Policy and its Impact on Industry - Security Interests and the Bottom Line"
12:40 – 13:20 Networking Lunch
13:20 - 14:50 Industry Session 1:
15:00 – 17:10 Session 2: Major National Achievements in Enhancing Energy Efficiency in Military
Dr. Daniel A. NUSSBAUM, Energy Academic Group, Operations Research Department, Naval Postgraduate School (Moderator)
Lieutenant General Bernard FONTAN, Director of Defence Infrastructure Department, French Ministry of Armed Forces
Mr. Michael PENLAND, The Principal Director, Operational Energy Policy and Chief of Staff, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force, Operational Energy, Washington, D.C. "Fueling More Fight for the U.S. Air Force (subject to change)"
Dr. Matias WARSTA, Director of the Community and Environment Unit, Finnish Ministry of Defence
Commander Antonio BIGNONE, Head of Engine Equipment Section, Italian Navy General Staff - Ship Design Branch "Green Fleet Initiative"
Mr. Pierre POITRAS, Chairman of a Petroleum Working Group within the Petroleum Committee "Alternative and Synthetic Fuels"
17:30 – 19:00 Networking Reception
Thursday, 15th November 2018
Exhibition and Conference
09:00 – 09:30 Welcome coffee
09:30 – 11:10 Session 3: Innovative Energy Solutions for the Military: Energy Management
Lieutenant Colonel Herve JURE, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (Moderator)
Commander Andrea MANFREDINI, Head of Doctrine and Concept Developmnet Division, NATO Energy Securtity Centre of Excellence "Energy Management in a Military Expeditionary Environment"
Mr. Richard BREWIN, Project Officer Energy & Environment Systems, European Defence Agency "Delivery Energy and Environmental Research and Development in Support of Military Capability Development"
Mr. Andrew TATE, Principal Chartered Engineer for the UK MODs Defence Science and Technology Laboratory "Energy Management Challenges in Naval Platforms - Energy Growth Risks & Importance of Data"
Mr. Jakob GILLE, Senior Sustainability Strategist, Swedish Armed Forces Defence Staff, Section for Sustainability and Environment "Study on Energy & Water Efficiency at Camp Nobel Mali and Energy Management "Rebooted""
11:50 – 12:30 Networking Lunch
12:30 - 14:30 Industry Session 2:
14:35 – 16:20 Session 4: Innovative Energy Technologies for Dual Use: Autonomous hybrid power systems
Dr. Susanne MICHAELIS, Officer Emerging Security Challenges Division NATO Headquarters (Moderator)
Mr. Martin KEGEL, Research Engineer, Natural Resources Canada, CanmetENERGY Buildings Group "Dual Use Hybrid Power Systems in Canadian High Arctic"
Mr. Marian Jusko, Waveform System Engineer, The Provisional Technical Secretariat for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization "Next Generation Power Systems of CTBTO's International Monitoring System (IMS)"
16:20 - 16:40 Closing Session
Closing remarks by:
NATO ENSEC COE Deputy Director LTC Pascal FERNANDEZ, Lithuania
16:40 - 17:30 Tour to the Exhibition
Friday, 16th November 2018
9:00 – 15:30 Governmental Workshop
The workshop will be closed to the public; participation will be strictly upon invitations. Agenda will be distributed to attendees directly.
*TBC - To Be Confirmed