European Utility Week's 2017 conference programme featured 400+ expert speakers and was designed to cater to utility industry professionals looking for strategic discussions on business models and the latest market news, as well as case studies and pilots highlighting innovative technologies and solutions.

In close consultation with our Advisory Committee, we worked on new conference formatstruly interactive Hub Sessionsengaging networking opportunitiesnew launches and interactive technology demonstrations. The 2017 content was divided into two formats: 


All presentations from the Summit and Hub Programme have been uploaded onto our partner website Engerati.

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The Summit


The Hub Sessions

The Summit offered a strategic and policy forming environment, serving every level of the utility value chain.

In a market confronted to the new disruptive cross-industry players, the Summit's fine-tuned content offering included different tracks and themes, bringing together C-level experts and innovative thinkers within the utilities industry, offering the right platform to brainstorm and strategise about the industry's challenges ahead.

Where? Exclusive Summit area in the RAI Amsterdam (Elicium area)

The free-to-attend Hub Sessions offered a dynamic format and engaging Q&As, allowing attendees to network in an exclusive topic-led setting. This created the right environment to help utilities tackle the challenges they face in an ever changing environment.

Where? Exhibition Floor in Halls 1, 2, 3, 5 of the RAI Amsterdam

Summit Programme

Summit Topics


Hub Sessions Programme

Hub Sessions Topics

Energy Revolution Europe

Intelligent Buildings Europe

Energy Revolution Europe co-located with European Utility Week 2017 and presented a dedicated Hub Sessions Programme, focusing on topics such as flexible grid, new tech, the new role of DSOs and TSOs, prosumers, virtual power plants, energy storage and much more!

Where? Intelligent Buildings Europe Theatre
on the Exhibition Floor 

The co-located event Intelligent Buildings Europe had a dedicated Programme on the free-to-attend Hub Sessions, with special focus on Commercial & Public Buildings, from Energy Efficiency to Intelligent Buildings.

Where? Energy Revolution Europe Theatre
on the Exhibition Floor 

Energy Revolution Programme Intelligent Buildings Programme


US Focus

The 3-day Initiate! Programme took place on the Initiate! Hub, hosting the Startup ProgrammeYoung Talent Programme and its own Hub Session agenda including a multitude of workshops and networking sessions, where discussion, opportunities and new ideas were encouraged to help the industry thrive and grow.

The Initiate! Programme Manifesto has been revealed! Read more and find out how you can send us your input here!

Where? Initiate! Theatre on the Exhibition Floor 

The EUW Programme approached different angles of US innovations, also offering practical insights into new technologies and solutions implementation, regulation, business models and much more.

Find out how the Summit and Hub Sessions shared and discussed the latest developments in the US Energy landscape here

Horizon 2020 - The BRIDGE Initiative

22 Horizon 2020 Energy projects were presented during European Utility Week!

Read more here

Commercial and Industrial Energy user Days - CIED


The importance of industrial and commercial energy for the energy transition is crucial at the moment, which is why European Utility Week 2017 supported the launch of the CIED Approved Programme.

Read more here

Our Conference team worked hard on developing a strong Programme for European Utility Week 2018! Get in touch with your thoughts and suggestions for EUW 2018!





Florence Coullet
Content Director

Areti Ntaradimou
Content Director


Patrick Baduin
Content Director

Sietske Jacobs 
Project Manager Initiate!


Full Programme here