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Solar Asset Management Asia


24-25 May 2018 /// Tokyo

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Solar Asset Management Asia


24-25 May 2018 /// Tokyo

Asia’s leading conference dedicated to Solar Operations & Maintenance and Asset/Portfolio Management

Returning to its 4th edition, Solar Asset Management Asia will be again the meeting place between international and local players of the Japanese PV market. With more than 300 professionals representing leading asset/portfolio managers, IPPs, utilities, developers, investors and service providers, the conference promises to be again a unique and preferred networking platform. During the 2-day conference, major stakeholders reflect and share lessons learned and best practices on optimizing both technical and financial performance as well as mitigating risks in the operational phase.

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KEY CHARACTERISTICS

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THE must-attend international, bilingual Solar conference in Japan

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300+ attendees, representing the value chain from service provider to asset manager and investor

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40+ expert speakers sharing their vision, expertise and experience

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20+ sponsors and exhibitors profiling themselves and their leading products/services

 

Simultaneous translation available

 
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Program


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Program


PROGRAM OVERVIEW - DAY 1
Session 1 - Opening Session

Session 2A - Operations & Maintenance

Session 2B - Asset Management

Session 3A - Distributed Generation and Floating Solar

Session 3B - FIT-scheme and bidding system

Session 4 - PV market maturity
PROGRAM OVERVIEW - DAY 2
Session 5

Session 6A - Data Management

Session 6B - Asset Insurance and Secondary Market

Session 7A - Grid and Storage

Session 7B - Investment Funds

Session 8 - Future considerations
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Speakers


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Speakers


NAOAKI EGUCHI /// BANKING & FINANCE PRACTICE GROUP HEAD - BAKER & MCKENZIE
Naoaki Eguchi is head of the Firm’s Banking & Finance Practice Group in Tokyo, and is a member of the Asia Pacific Banking & Finance Group steering committee. He has been recognized for his work on Goldman Sachs’ TOB of Universal Studios Japan, which was named the Debt Market Deal of the Year at the 2010 ALB Law Awards. Mr. Eguchi has written articles for numerous publications, including “Japanese PFI/PPP entering a new stage” for Euromoney, and organized and participated in various seminars, including the Nikkei Seminar in 2010.
NAOAKI EGUCHI
BANKING & FINANCE PRACTICE GROUP HEAD /// BAKER & MCKENZIE
HAYATO SHIMURA /// HEAD INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT - SPARX ASSET TRUST & MANAGEMENT
A short bio will follow soon...
HAYATO SHIMURA
HEAD INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT /// SPARX ASSET TRUST & MANAGEMENT
MARTIN MESMER /// FOUNDER - M2PV
Martin designed several large power plants for Pacifico Energy and GSSG Solar in Japan. He has 24 years of experience in the PV industry, including PV System design and optimization, power plant development, components design and technology evaluation, negotiating with suppliers and training engineers.
He started his solar career analyzing the first HIT cells manufactured at Sanyo Solar in Hirakata. He served as a technical advisor to Intel Capital for photovoltaic investments, built the US PV engineering team for Siemens, and developed E.On’s PV engineering division in San Francisco. He oversaw the technical design, negotiation, and implementation of over 240 MW of PV plants in Japan for leading IPPs.
Martin pushed for 1500V before it was fashionable both in the US and in Japan.
MARTIN MESMER
FOUNDER /// M2PV
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Venue


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Venue


Tokyo Conference Center Ariake

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Webinars


Sign up for our upcoming complimentary webinars related to solar asset management in Japan and download the slides and recordings of past webinars.

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Webinars


Sign up for our upcoming complimentary webinars related to solar asset management in Japan and download the slides and recordings of past webinars.

PAST Webinar /// Due diligence activities in a solar transaction in Japan

Tue, May 9, 2017 /// 17:00 PM JST (RECORDINGS NOW AVAILABLE)

EUGENE ROUSSIN /// PARTNER, TRANSACTION ADVISORY GROUP - KPMG TAX CORPORATION
A short bio will follow soon...
EUGENE ROUSSIN
PARTNER, TRANSACTION ADVISORY /// KPMG
DAVID VALLEJO /// EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - SOLARIG
David Vallejo Muñoz has 10 year-experience in the Solar Business Worldwide, and heading Solarig Japan since 2012. Achievements in Japan: (a) Development: > 40MW (b) EPC: 2,3MW built, 13.5 MW under construction and 20MW secured (c) O&M: 159MW operating and 65MW secured. Leading the Japanese O&M third party service offering international standards as PR and availability warranties. Nowadays, leading the expansion to the business to other APAC areas as well.
He was heading business of Solarig in Italy with >70 MW design, development, constructed and operative by Solarig subsidiaries. He is a member of the Solarig Steering Committee since 2009 involved in all the business development and strategic company decisions.
He is an entrepreneur spirit owning solar investments and advisory for some startups. Graduated in 2015 in the Executive MBA Instituto de Empresa (IE), top 10% performance. Fluently in English, Italian and Spanish. Regularly runner and travel devotee.
DAVID VALLEJO
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR /// SOLARIG

In cooperation with our gold sponsors KPMG and Solarig. During this webinar, KPMG's and Eugene Roussin will reflect on the tax issues and tax impacts related to the acquisition of solar projects, while Solarig's David Vallejo will highlight the main technical considerations to assess the current performance of a solar asset.


Past Webinar /// Solar Market Regulations and O&M developments in Japan

Tue, Feb 21, 2017 /// 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CET /// 18:00 PM - 19:00 PM JST (Recordings now available)

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Latest Content


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Latest Content


Featured Content


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Whitepaper /// Insights into Japan's FIT Regulation

On 25 May 2016, a law was passed in the Japanese parliament that authorized a number of changes to Japan’s existing renewable energy feed-in tariff (FIT) program. The new measures are set to take effect on April 1, 2017. 

In this complimentary 10-page whitepaper we outline the major changes and current market conditions.



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Sponsors & Partners


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Sponsors & Partners


OPPORTUNITIES FOR EXHIBITING AND SPONSORSHIP

The international 2-day event will involve 300+ high-level decision makers from around the world.

Several opportunities are available to build and promote your brand to a diverse, yet focused group of high level international and local stakeholders including investors, financiers, project developers, EPC’s IPP’s and manufacturers.

Options include:

  • Tailor-made branding and networking focused packages
  • Facilitation of 1-on-1 meetings with key stakeholders
  • Visibility through both on and offline international marketing campaign
  • Possibility to have speaking involvement through presentation or panel discussion
  • Possibility to host or moderate a round-table discussion or lunch table during conference
  • Unparalleled access to unique networking opportunities with a targeted group

For more information, please contact Hugo Uijlenbroek through hugo@solarplaza.com or Jens van der Laan through jens@solarplaza.com

PLANNED FLOORPLAN EXHIBITION AREA
CONTACT
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Hugo Uijlenbroek
+31 10 302 7910
hugo@solarplaza.com

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Jens van der Laan
+31 10 302 7910
jens@solarplaza.com

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Gold Sponsors

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Partners

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Previous Editions


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Previous Editions


Solarplaza has been organizing events since 2004, hosting over 100 events in over more than 30 countries. Within that line-up, the Solar Asset Management conference series is a global range of events fully dedicated to Operations & Maintenance, Asset Management and all other technical and financial topics in the operational phase of solar plants and portfolios.

With highly successful editions in North America (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017), Europe (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017), Asia(2015, 2016, 2017) and Latin America (2016, 2017), the series is establishing an important position around the world, following the maturation of international solar markets.


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About Solarplaza


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About Solarplaza


About Solarplaza

"To positively impact the world by accelerating the sustainable energy transition"

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  • ESTABLISHED IN 2004

  • 100+ EVENTS

  • 30+ COUNTRIES

    FROM CHILE TO CHINA

  • 50.000 + 

    PV PROFESSIONALS IN OUR NETWORK

Contact us

For program matters regarding the event and its content, get in touch with:

PROJECT MANAGER

Marcel Langone
+31 10 302 79 04
marcel@solarplaza.com

For all questions about the event in Japanese, contact our Japanese speaking assistant:

PROJECT ASSISTANT

Saori Minamino
+31 10 302 79 04
saori@solarplaza.com

For questions regarding exhibition and sponsorship opportunities, contact:

SR. ACCOUNT MANAGER

Hugo Uijlenbroek
+31 10 302 7910
hugo@solarplaza.com

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For questions regarding exhibition and sponsorship opportunities, contact:

ACCOUNT MANAGER

Jens van der Laan
+31 10 302 7910
jens@solarplaza.com

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