CONFERENCIA DÍA 1
8 de octubre de 2019
Presentación Discusión Español / Inglés Español Inglés

Se proporcionará traducción simultánea durante toda la conferencia

09:00 Registro y café de bienvenida


10:00 Palabras de bienvenida


Sesión 1 - Apertura

10:15 Un año de nueva política energética en México

  • Una nueva dirección moldeando el camino de la energía solar: el Qué y el Por Qué
  • Efectos tangibles y previstos a medio plazo de la nueva administración en la industria solar
  • Sinergias entre instituciones y empresas privadas para impulsar el crecimiento
  • ¿Qué regulación será implementada en un futuro cercano?
LUIS AGUIRRE-TORRES /// CEO - GREENMOMENTUM
A short bio will follow soon...
MODERADOR
LUIS AGUIRRE-TORRES
CEO /// GREENMOMENTUM
HECTOR OLEA /// PRESIDENT - ASOLMEX
With more than 23 years of experience in the Mexican energy sector, Hector Olea has actively participated in the promotion and development of renewable energy in the country. Since 2004, Hector Olea is President and CEO of Gauss, a business development firm specialized in the energy sector. Gauss activities are focused in the identification, development and structuring investment opportunities in renewable energy projects, which accounts for more than US$700 million in greenfield projects. Before, he acted as CEO of Suez in Mexico, where he led its transformation into a nationwide energy company. From 1995 to 2000, Mr. Olea acted as Chairman of the Mexican Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE). He is President of the Asociación Mexicana de Energía Solar Fotovoltaica (Asolmex) and Chairman of the Mexican Section of the Mexico-US Business Energy Council. He is an economist from ITAM (Mexico) and earned his Master and PhD in Economics at Rice University (US). In 1989, he was distinguished with the Banamex Economics Award.
HECTOR OLEA
PRESIDENT /// ASOLMEX
ANTONIO PEREZ BLANC /// DIRECTOR - E2M SUMINISTRO CALIFICADO
A description will follow up soon...
ANTONIO PEREZ BLANC
DIRECTOR /// E2M SUMINISTRO CALIFICADO
FRANCISCO SALAZAR /// PARTNER - ENIX
Chemical engineer from the Autonomous University of San Luis Potosí, master in economics and public finance, and a diploma in global markets from the London School of Economics & Political Science. Diploma in parliamentary law from the Universidad Iberoamericana.

Coordinator of the International Conference of Regulators. Fellow of the Institute of the Americas at the University of California, San Diego and the School of Public Policy of the University of Calgary.

He was president of the Mexican Chapter of the World Energy Council (WEC), of the Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) and of the Ibero-American Association of Energy Regulatory Entities (Ariae), and vice president of the International Relations Committee of the North American Association of Regulators.

Co-author of several books on energy regulation and environmental policy. International Exhibitor.
FRANCISCO SALAZAR
PARTNER /// ENIX
KATYA SOMOHANO /// DIRECTOR OF ENERGY - DEACERO
In June 2019, Katya Somohano was named by Forbes Mexico as one of the Most Powerful Women in 2019.

She occupies since January 2019 the position of Director of Energy in Deacero, one of the largest steel companies in Mexico, which represents one of the top-five power consumer in Mexico.

Previously, she became the first female Director in CFE, the Mexican main power utility with more than 80 years of existence. She was appointed to found, organize and operate a new entity, as the Chief Executive Officer of CFE Calificados, a qualified power supplier company. CFE Calificados became in less than a two years period a US$500 million income organization, with more than thirty power supply contracts with large industrial and commercial consumers in Mexico.

Under her leadership, CFE Calificados, was positioned as the undisputed leader of the Qualified Energy Market with approximately 85% of market share, competing with top-class global energy companies. Throughout this short period, CFE Calificados secured an energy efficient portfolio that represented investments over 1,700 MW in the long term. In October 2018, Ms. Somohano signed the largest Power Purchase Agreement in the Mexican Energy Market, which represents over a US$1 billon and an energy supply commitment of around 500MW.
KATYA SOMOHANO
DIRECTOR OF ENERGY /// DEACERO
RAÚL GONZÁLEZ /// DIRECTOR COMERCIAL - CFE CALIFICADOS
Raúl González ocupa actualmente la Dirección Comercial de CFE Calificados. Es responsable de establecer y coordinar la estrategia de comercialización de la empresa, así como de dirigir y coordinar el proceso de venta y los proyectos de mercadotecnia. Anteriormente ocupó la Dirección de Desarrollo de Negocios de esta empresa.

Se desempeñó como asesor del Director General de la CFE en la Unidad de Promoción de Inversiones, área en la cual se analiza la participación de la CFE en proyectos de inversión con la iniciativa privada.

Ocupó el cargo de Director General Adjunto en la Secretaría de Energía, periodo en el que participó en el diseño e implementación de la Reforma Energética.

En el ámbito de la iniciativa privada, fue Director General de Servicios y Suministros de Acero, S. A. de C. V., empresa Filial del Grupo Villacero, dedicada a la recepción, acopio y distribución de productos siderúrgicos, con ventas superiores a los 10 millones de dólares anuales.
RAÚL GONZÁLEZ
DIRECTOR COMERCIAL /// CFE CALIFICADOS
11:15 - 12:15 Café de la mañana

Sesión 2

12:15 Primeras señales de activos en dificultades: la experiencia del mercado
  • Impacto de la calidad de construcción en los costos operativos (OPEX): cuantificación de defectos y efectos financieros
  • Estrategias de suministro de componentes y activación de reclamaciones de garantía: desafíos y lecciones
  • Opciones para reequipar activos de bajo rendimiento y limitaciones actuales del mercado
MARCEL LANGONE /// PROJECT MANAGER - SOLARPLAZA
Marcel Langone is Project Manager in Solar Asset Management team at Solarplaza, with a particular focus on Latin American and Japanese PV markets. As a sustainable energy professional, he has experience in building physics and renewable energy systems. Marcel holds a Masters degree in Energy and Environmental Engineering from the University of Lisbon, having completed part of his studies at Utrecht University, in the Netherlands.
MODERADOR
MARCEL LANGONE
PROJECT MANAGER /// SOLARPLAZA
RAFAEL SANCHEZ /// ASSET MANAGER - NEOEN
Ingeniero Mecánico, Máster en Energías Renovables. Especialista en energías renovables, diseño, construcción y operación de plantas de generación de energía. 18 años de experiencia en Montajes Electromecánicos, procesos de producción y gestión de mantenimiento. Actualmente Assets Manager para NEOEN El Salvador, dirigiendo la Operación y Mantenimiento en Planta Providencia Solar (101 MW). Catedrático de maestría en Gestión de Energías Renovables, Universidad Don Bosco, El Salvador.
RAFAEL SANCHEZ
ASSET MANAGER /// NEOEN
JEFF WANG /// BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT - STÄUBLI
Business development North America.
Physics degree from University of Hawaii
JEFF WANG
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT /// STÄUBLI
13:00 Las estrategias de O&M vienen en diferentes tamaños
  • Variables de estrategias de inversión: internalización versus externalización de actividades de O&M
  • Características de un buen contratista de O&M
  • Reflexión sobre KPIs, garantías y precios de los contratos actuales de O&M en México y la región
MARCEL LANGONE /// PROJECT MANAGER - SOLARPLAZA
Marcel Langone is Project Manager in Solar Asset Management team at Solarplaza, with a particular focus on Latin American and Japanese PV markets. As a sustainable energy professional, he has experience in building physics and renewable energy systems. Marcel holds a Masters degree in Energy and Environmental Engineering from the University of Lisbon, having completed part of his studies at Utrecht University, in the Netherlands.
MODERADOR
MARCEL LANGONE
PROJECT MANAGER /// SOLARPLAZA
GARRY MCCALL /// DIRECTOR GLOBAL O&M - CANADIAN SOLAR
Garry McCall is the Director, Global Operations & Maintenance at Canadian Solar. In his role, Garry is responsible for overseeing Canadian Solar’s 1500 MWp O&M portfolio of utility scale and commercial installations globally. He is also responsible for future O&M growth and expansion. Garry has over 15 years of project management experience including 4 years of EPC construction management at Canadian Solar where Garry managed over 300MWp of utility scale solar construction projects. Garry has a Manufacturing Engineering Technology Diploma from Niagara College and is a Certified Manufacturing Technologist (CMfgT) from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers.
GARRY MCCALL
DIRECTOR GLOBAL O&M /// CANADIAN SOLAR
CARLOS GARCÍA /// O&M DIRECTOR - ZUMA ENERGÍA
Carlos estudió la carrera de Técnico Especialista Electromecánico en el Instituto Politécnico Salesianos, en España, y cuenta con diversos estudios de especialización relativos a prevención y salud en el trabajo, medio ambiente, estándares de calidad y gestión de empresas, así como sobre la gestión de proyectos eólicos, solares y de subestaciones eléctricas. Tiene más de 10 años de experiencia en la supervisión de actividades de instalación, operación y mantenimiento, de proyectos eólicos y solares, en Europa, Asia y América.

Anteriormente, se desempeñó en diversos cargos de monitoreo y supervisión de operaciones y mantenimiento en empresas como Aldesa, Vestas, Iberdrola Renovables y Gamesa Eólica.

Al día de hoy, Carlos se desempeña como Gerente de O&M en Zuma Energía coordinando un portafolio de 811 MW eólicos y solares distribuidos en 4 proyectos en México.
CARLOS GARCÍA
O&M DIRECTOR /// ZUMA ENERGÍA
DON COWAN /// REGIONAL O&M BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & SALES - SMA
Don Cowan leads Service Sales for SMA across North America. Cowen is a passionate business leader with over a decade of experience working in renewable energy including solar, wind, and storage developing innovative solutions to further spread these renewable technologies. He has been involved in developing advanced service solutions for more than a GW of various projects across North America and is responsible for SMA’s growth in O&M and Inverter Services. Before joining the SMA team, Cowen worked in various Sales and Project Management roles at EDF, Direct Energy, and Astrum Solar. Cowen holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Philadelphia University and is currently finishing his MBA at West Chester University.
DON COWAN
REGIONAL O&M BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & SALES /// SMA

Deep-dive

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Sumérjase en un ambiente íntimo con todo lo que necesita saber sobre un tema; escuche y aprenda de casos prácticos, acoplados con datos del proyecto; Experimente la interacción individual con los presentadores y panelistas.

12:15 El mercado eléctrico mayorista

  • Predicción de precios de electricidad y certificados en el mercado eléctrico
  • El papel del agente de mercado en escenarios merchant
  • Análisis de la estructura del mecanismo de licitación privado y su paralelismo con el mercado mayorista de electricidad
JEFF PAVLOVIC /// PARTNER - BRAVOS ENERGIA
Jeff Pavlovic holds degrees in Economics and Mathematics from Duke University, a masters degree in Business Administration from Stanford University and a masters degree in Economics from the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas. He is currently partner in Bravos Energía, a company dedicated to the representation of generation assets in the Mexican Wholesale Power Market, the development of price forecasts, and other value added services for market participants. Previously, he was Managing Director of Electric Industry Coordination and Managing Director of Generation and Transmission in the Ministry of Energy and Unit Leader of Modernization in the Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE). In the United States, he was Manager of Generation Control and Dispatch for Xcel Energy in Denver, Colorado. He began his career as a financial analyst at LEK Consulting, where he specialized in the unbundling of electric utilities. He has earned a NERC system operator certification and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
JEFF PAVLOVIC
PARTNER /// BRAVOS ENERGIA
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12:45 Financiando solar merchant

  • Niveles de apalancamiento aplicados a los modelos solares merchant
  • Perfil de los prestamistas en el mercado solar mexicano
  • Mecanismos de cobertura para la mitigación de la volatilidad de los precios
  • La combinación de un PPA con un componente merchant

EDUARDO REYES /// PARTNER, POWER & UTILITIES - PWC
Eduardo is the Power & Utilities leading partner in PwC Mexico. He’s also part of the Strategy& team (formally Booz & Company). He has +12 years of consulting experience in the energy and infrastructure sectors, with emphasis on Clean Energy and new technologies. He has developed engagements related to National Energy Planning, Growth Market strategies, Business Model Design, Due Diligence and Post Deal Services.

Prior to join Strategy& in Mexico, he worked 10 years in the Strategy & Operations office at PwC Spain. He has also worked in multiple geographies, including Central and West Europe, Central and South America and Australia.

Eduardo holds an MBA from ESADE Business School (Barcelona), a Master in Risk Management, U. Francisco de Vitoria and is an Industrial Engineer from Universidad Anahuac Mexico where he has been professor of Strategic Planning.
MODERADOR
EDUARDO REYES
PARTNER, POWER & UTILITIES /// PWC
ARTURO GOCHICOA /// DIRECTOR OF SUSTAINABLE PROJECTS - NACIONAL FINANCIERA
Degree in Industrial Engineering with 5-years experience in the Mexican energy sector. Has collaborated with Mexican development banks to provide financing for renewable and conventional energy projects, among them, 11 wind farms, 2 solar plants and 4 co-generation plant, which sum up an installed capacity of more than 3 GW. Furthermore, has been involved in the process to issue the first Mexican Green bond, the first bond for a private wind park in Mexico and the financing of the first gas plant with full merchant risk cashflows.
ARTURO GOCHICOA
DIRECTOR OF SUSTAINABLE PROJECTS /// NACIONAL FINANCIERA
JAIME PÉREZ DE LABORDA /// MANAGING DIRECTOR - BALAM FUND
Con anterioridad a incorporarse al equipo, Jaime lideró el departamento de M&A y financiamiento de Vector Cuatro, enfocándose en operaciones de compraventa y financiamiento en el mercado Latinoamericano (y liderando la implementación de Vector Cuatro en esta región).

Previamente, Jaime fue Director de una de las principales firmas de corporate finance españolas, contando con más de 10 años de experiencia en operaciones de compra, venta y fusión de empresas, valoraciones y captación de capital y deuda en una diversidad de sectores, asesorando a las principales firmas de capital de riesgo y a grandes clientes industriales en transacciones nacionales y cross-border durante este periodo. Su experiencia previa incluye la gestión de proyectos de auditoría y consultoría para grupos financieros y fondos de inversión como miembro senior de la práctica de Mercado de Capitales en Deloitte España.

Licenciatura en Dirección y Administración de Empresas por la Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (UPCO-ICADE, Madrid). Domina inglés y español.
JAIME PÉREZ DE LABORDA
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// BALAM FUND
MARIAN AGUIRRE NIENAU /// FINANCE DIRECTOR ENERGY SECTOR - BANCOMEXT
A description will follow up soon...
MARIAN AGUIRRE NIENAU
FINANCE DIRECTOR ENERGY SECTOR /// BANCOMEXT
HECTOR VELA GARZA /// SUBDIRECTOR, FINANCIAMIENTO ESTRUCTURADO - BANCO SABADELL
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HECTOR VELA GARZA
SUBDIRECTOR, FINANCIAMIENTO ESTRUCTURADO /// BANCO SABADELL
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13:45 - 15:00 Almuerzo

Sesión 3

15:00 Desbloqueando los beneficios de la digitalización solar
  • Soluciones para el despliegue de tecnología escalable y rentable
  • Cómo habilitar optimizaciones de los costos de mano de obra y del programa de mantenimiento de las plantas
  • Mitigando los retos relacionados con las condiciones remotas
ALEJO LOPEZ /// SR SALES DIRECTOR - NEXTRACKER
As Sr. Director of Sales, Alejo Lopez leads NEXTracker’s business development and sales team for Mexico and Latin America. He is responsible for building NEXTracker’s market share in Mexico, having closed over a gigawatt of business since his tenure at the Company. Alejo is a subject matter expert in Latin American energy markets where he has worked extensively for over a decade. Prior to joining NEXTracker in 2016, Alejo was Country Manager for Hanwha Q CELLS in Mexico, with primary responsibilities of project development, M&A and PPA sales. Alejo was also a key member of Siliken USA Distributed Generation managing project development and structured finance after working as an advisor with cutting-edge clean-tech ventures including Combined Power, ElectraDrive and other well-known venture firms in Silicon Valley. He currently sits on the board of the Asociación Mexicana de Energía Solar Fotovaoltaica (ASOLMEX), Mexico’s premier solar association.

Alejo, a native of Argentina, started his career running large numerical models, fracking wells as a Reservoir Engineer in Patagonia. He left the oil and gas industry after 6 years to pursue an MBA in Finance at the University of San Francisco where he graduated with honors. Alejo also holds an MSe in Petroleum Engineering from UNC Argentina and currently lives in Mexico City.
MODERADOR
ALEJO LOPEZ
SR SALES DIRECTOR /// NEXTRACKER
CARLOS SALAS /// DIRECTOR O&M - ENEL GREEN POWER
Carlos Salas has more than 15 years of experience in the energy sector. He has managed both conventional and renewable generation plants. He currently holds the position of Operation & Maintenance Director of Enel Green Power Mexico, being responsible for the management of the 11 Enel Group plants in the country, of hydraulic, solar and wind technologies.

Throughout his career he is characterized by the development of efficient processes for the operation and maintenance of power generation plants. Also for the creation of strategies, procedures and the implementation of tools that allow adding value to the business.

Carlos stands out for the constant identification of new areas of opportunity, the implementation of adequate budgetary, administrative and operational management, always aligned with the highest international standards of security and energy management.

Prior to joining Enel Green Power, he was the Service Manager for Mexico of the subsidiary of GE Granite Service International, as well as Operations and Energy Efficiency Manager at CCC Iberdrola Energía Altamira (1036 MW).
CARLOS SALAS
DIRECTOR O&M /// ENEL GREEN POWER
ALEXANDER WOLF /// GENERAL MANAGER - METEOCONTROL CENTRAL AMERICA
Alexander Wolf is the General Manager of Meteocontrol Central America, subsidiary of meteocontrol Germany, the leading global provider of independent solar monitoring systems. Mr. Wolf is in charge of the operations in the region of Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, covering sales, technical support as well as independent engineering services, like yield forecasts, technical due diligence, and energy and weather data analytics. With members of his team located in Central America and Mexico the organization has the right set-up to satisfy customer demands for more and more sophisticated monitoring and O&M solutions in the whole region. Mr. Wolf worked in the renewable energy and energy efficiency sector for more than ten years, being one of the pioneers to establish and promote innovative technologies in El Salvador and the neighboring countries. Previously, Mr. Wolf gained vast international experience while working for several years in business development at Siemens Industry Sector in Germany and living in Scandinavia, South America, the United States and Australia. Mr. Wolf holds an engineering degree from Mittweida University of Applied Sciences in Germany.
ALEXANDER WOLF
GENERAL MANAGER /// METEOCONTROL CENTRAL AMERICA
HELENA MANZANARES /// HEAD ASSET MANAGEMENT - FRV
I am currently coordinating the Asset Management department worldwide. I am organizing and supervising all local AM offices (Australia, Jordan, India, Uruguay, Mexico and Spain), it means more than 1GW. The main tasks that I am performing are: coordination between different departments (financial, accounting, legal, technical, etc.), supervising internal procedures and protocols, supervising AM team technical tasks, support and coordination between Construction/AM department, PAC/FAC processes (extensive experience coordinating these phases), deep experience in financing and re-financing processes, CAPEX and OPEX review (including P&L analysis of the SPVs and the AM business line), preparation and review of annual budget, monthly reporting to Board of Directors committees. I am in charge of AM business development line having a meetings with potential clients, preparing all comercial proposals about AM services.

Currently I have been included in the technical development side of the FRV Spanish portfolio, I am giving support in EPC, O&M, AM, Market Agent and financing agreements.
HELENA MANZANARES
HEAD ASSET MANAGEMENT /// FRV
15:45 Gestión de riesgos financieros y su mitigación en una industria en maduración
  • ¿Cuáles han sido fuentes comunes de incertidumbre en los modelos de desempeño?
  • Casos de estudio en la región
  • Estrategias de protección disponibles en el mercado solar
  • Aprendiendo de la gestión de riesgos en otros sectores y mercados
MARCEL LANGONE /// PROJECT MANAGER - SOLARPLAZA
Marcel Langone is Project Manager in Solar Asset Management team at Solarplaza, with a particular focus on Latin American and Japanese PV markets. As a sustainable energy professional, he has experience in building physics and renewable energy systems. Marcel holds a Masters degree in Energy and Environmental Engineering from the University of Lisbon, having completed part of his studies at Utrecht University, in the Netherlands.
MODERADOR
MARCEL LANGONE
PROJECT MANAGER /// SOLARPLAZA
DANIEL GUTIÉRREZ /// INTERIM DIRECTOR PROJECT & LOAN ADMINISTRATION - NADB
Daniel Gutiérrez is the Interim Director of Project and Loan Administration at NADB, overseeing all departmental functions, including project implementation, contractual compliance, and collateral agent and asset management activities.

He has over 15 years of experience in project finance transactions, debt structuring, and credit risk analysis, including more than eight years of experience as an asset portfolio manager for renewable energy and public infrastructure projects.

Daniel joined NADB in 2010 as a senior project development specialist and in 2012, he became part of the Project Administration team. Prior to joining NADB, he worked for the banking sector in Mexico City as the Business Development Manager for Dexia Credit Local.

Early in his career, Daniel worked as an advisor in the Ministry of Finance in Mexico and occupied the positions of senior analyst and associate director at the Latin American Public Finance Division of Fitch Ratings in Mexico City.

His academic credentials include a B.A. in Economics from Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) and an MBA from the Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University, plus executive training from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard.
DANIEL GUTIÉRREZ
INTERIM DIRECTOR PROJECT & LOAN ADMINISTRATION /// NADB
EDUARDO LÓPEZ /// SENIOR ASSET MANAGER - CUBICO
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EDUARDO LÓPEZ
SENIOR ASSET MANAGER /// CUBICO
DANIEL OCAMPO /// SR ENERGY MANAGER - AON RISK SOLUTIONS
In charge of client facing with corporate clients in the Energy Sector. Responsible for meeting client´s insurance needs and necessities and developing long term relationship with risk managers so we can deliver the excellence, expertise and world leading service AON is known for.

Developing business strategies to increase the Energy portfolio.
Energy Insurance Auditing (Oil and Gas and Renewables)
DANIEL OCAMPO
SR ENERGY MANAGER /// AON RISK SOLUTIONS

Deep-dive

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15:00 Visión general sobre la solar distribuida: oportunidades, calidad de sistemas y barreras técnicas

ANGÉLICA QUIÑONES /// PRESIDENT - ANES
President of the National Association of Solar Energy (ANES).
President of the NESO13 standardization committee.
Bachelor’s in Electric and Electronic Engineer with specialization in Energy Systems, National Autonomous University of Mexico, UNAM. Master’s in Engineering, UNAM and received the Antonio Caso medal for the best master's thesis.
Specialist in Radiometric measurements, mainly in Solar Energy and Ultraviolet Spectrum. Developed a Model of UV radiation over Mexican Conditions.
Doctorate in Energy at Engineering Institute, UNAM.
Professor at Faculty of Engineering, UNAM.
Radiometric Station Manager at Engineering Institute, UNAM
Mentor Senior at Network of Women in Energy and Energy Efficiency
More than 60 conferences.
ANGÉLICA QUIÑONES
PRESIDENT /// ANES
15:10 Operaciones de activos de generación distribuida

  • Normas clave y protocolos de seguridad
  • El papel de la formación y certificación en el logro de los más altos estándares de calidad
  • Beneficios del monitoreo a nivel de módulo
  • Soluciones de apagado rápido (rapid shutdown)
OMAR RODRIGUEZ /// SALES ENGINEER - TIGO
Omar Rodriguez joined Tigo as a Technical Support and Sales Engineer in 2015. During his tenure at Tigo, Omar has lead activities with customer care, product quality assurance, sales training, and on-site support. He currently lives in San Jose, California and travels worldwide supporting customers and representing Tigo as a leader in MLPE. Omar is fluent in English and Spanish and holds an electrical engineering bachelors degree. Omar can be reached at omar.rodriguez@tigoenergy.com.
OMAR RODRIGUEZ
SALES ENGINEER /// TIGO
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16:30 - 17:15 Café de la tarde

Sesión 4

17:15 Armonización de operaciones solares con las comunidades locales

  • Factores clave para crear una política de responsabilidad social efectiva
  • Beneficios para que los operadores solares trabajen con y habiliten a las comunidades locales
  • Reflexión sobre los principales retos y esfuerzos actuales

RAFAEL CARMONA /// CO-FOUNDER - GREENMOMENTUM
Rafael is a co-founder of GreenMomentum Inc., a market intelligence and innovation company, focused on cleantech industry in Latin America. He’s GreenMomentum’s Principal of Business Development, responsible to build the strategic alliances of the company’s initiatives. He´s also, founder of Cleantech Challenge Mexico, Latin America´s top green business accelerator program, and, former Secretary of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Solar National Energy Society (ANES).

He has more than 25 years of experience in cleantech sector, in which, he has been a consultant for international organizations such as USAID, WWF Zennström Philanthropies, amongst others. He was responsible for the development of applications for the commercial vehicles industry, working at Voith Turbo and Telma Retarder in Mexico, United States, Canada and Central America. In addition, he has participated in international initiatives to promote sustainable mobility, such as the Aurora Solar Vehicle Association.

Before GreenMomentum, in 2003 he founded REConsulting, one of the first Mexican consulting companies producing digital wind maps in Mexico.
MODERADOR
RAFAEL CARMONA
CO-FOUNDER /// GREENMOMENTUM
KARLA CEDANO /// SECRETARY TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT & LINKING - IER
PhD in Engineering and Applied Sciences, her research lines are: Social Demand for Energy and Innovation and Sustainability. She was Executive Director of the Prolaif-Lamothe Group; General Director of Scientific and Technological Development of the Government of the State of Morelos; Director of Projects in the Corrosion and Protection Engineering company and General Director of the Lavín Center for the Development of Innovation and Technology Transfer.

He is a member of the Academy of Social Sciences and Humanities of the State of Morelos, of the Mexican Society for the Dissemination of Science and Technology, of the Commission for Innovation in CeMIE-Sol and of the Network of Women in Renewable Energy and Efficiency Energy, in addition to being a mentor of the latter.

Since August 2016, he has been in charge of the Secretary of Technological Management and Linking of the Institute of Renewable Energies of the UNAM, office of Technological Transfer with recognition of the Sectorial Fund of Innovation CONACyT - Economy.

Currently, he is a Senior Academic Technician B; Administrative Manager of CeMIE-Sol; Coordinator of the Solar Energy Network and Vice President of the National Solar Energy Association.
KARLA CEDANO
SECRETARY TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT & LINKING /// IER
ALBA SEGURA ZAMORA /// DIRECTOR, ENVIRONMENTAL - ACCIONA
Cuenta con el Título de Ingeniera Ambiental por la Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Azcapotzalco, un Diplomado en Seguridad, Higiene y Salud Ocupacional en el ITESM Campus Estado de México, y una Maestría en Gestión y Auditorias Ambientales en la Fundación Iberoamericana. En su inicio laboral se enfocó a la Gestión Ambiental en PROFEPA y posteriormente en Consultorías Ambientales. Posteriormente y a la fecha trabaja para la iniciativa privada en el área de Medio Ambiente, Seguridad e Higiene y Calidad principalmente en los siguientes sectores: Farmacéutico; Alimenticio; Telecomunicaciones; Construcción, Operación y Mantenimiento de Líneas de Transmisión, Subestaciones Eléctricas, Centrales de Ciclo Combinado, Cogeneraciones, Parques Eólicos, Parques Fotovoltaicos y Centrales Geotérmicas). Adicional a ello ha participado de manera independiente en proyectos con Bureau Veritas, la Facultad de Educación Continua de la UNAM, y Empresas Acreditadas por PROFEPA para la realización de Auditorias Ambientales. Actualmente se desempeña desde febrero de 2018 como Directora de Calidad, Seguridad, Medio Ambiente y Responsabilidad Social en Acciona División Energía, empresa para la que ha trabajado desde 2015.
ALBA SEGURA ZAMORA
DIRECTOR, ENVIRONMENTAL /// ACCIONA
JORGE LÓPEZ URANGA /// ENERGY DIRECTOR - GOBIERNO DEL ESTADO DE CHIHUAHUA
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JORGE LÓPEZ URANGA
ENERGY DIRECTOR /// GOBIERNO DEL ESTADO DE CHIHUAHUA
18:00 Cóctel de networking
19:30 Cena de networking - capacidad limitada - apenas disponible a través de pre-reserva
CONFERENCIA DÍA 1
8 de octubre de 2019

Nota: Este programa está en construcción y sirve como una indicación de la configuración de la conferencia. No se pueden derivar derechos de esta información.