Program

Workshop on Efficient, Intelligent and Economic

District Heating and Cooling Systems

 

IEEE SmartGridComm Conference

6 November 2016, Sydney Australia

The OPTi project has received funding from the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme of the European Union under grant number 649796

The Storm project has received funding from the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme of the European Union under grant number 649743

Morning session

 

09:00 - 09:15

Opening

09:15 - 10:15

Keynote 1

“Datacenters as heat plants, opportunities and challenges.”

Presenter: Dr. Jonas Gustafsson, SICS North, Sweden

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee break

10:30 - 12:30

Paper session

P1: “An Hybrid-Energy Generation Management System”, Nicolas

Perez-Mora; Paolo Lazzeroni; Mourizio Repetto

P2: “Fairness based Demand Response in DHC Networks using Real

Time Parameter Identification”, Saptarshi Bhattacharya; Vikas Chandan; Vijay Arya; Koushik Kar

P3: “Set-point Optimization Frameworks for Leveraging Passive

Thermal Storage in Buildings”,Kumar Saurav; Arun Vishwanath;

Vikas Chandan

P4: “Towards Autonomous Synthesis of Building Substation Control Loops”, Wolfgang Birk; Khalid Atta

 

 

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch break

 

 

Afternoon session

 

14:00 - 15:00

Keynote 2

“Geothermal Energy: Overview and Challenges of Introducing an Emerging Technology”

Presenter: Dr. Guillermo Narsilio, University of Melbourne

15:00 - 15:30

Invited Talks part 1

I1: “OPTI-Sim: Co-simulation based virtualization of large

scale DHC-networks”, Wolfgang Birk, Yvonne Ritter, Nicklas

Linder, Ulrich Odefey, Peter Lingman, Vikas Chandan

15:30 - 15:45

Coffee break

15:45 - 16:45

Invited Talks part 2

I2: "Action into INSIGHT: A learning journey to integrate smart technology and people into the sustainability and resilience of a city." Andrew Hannay, Townsville City Council, Australia

I3: "IoT-Driven Pre-cooling for Improved Building Energy Efficiency". Arun Vishwanath, IBM Research, Australia

16:45 - 17:30

Panel discussion:

“Challenges and opportunities of the integrated DHC”

Panel members: Dr. Guillermo Narsilio, Dr. Jonas Gustafsson, Andrew Hannay, Alan Davis

Moderator: Arne Gylling

17:30

Workshop closes

Program