Energy Digitalisation and How to Build Resilience - CIGRE UK Women's Network

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, 6 November 2018
CIGRE UK , Accenture Offices 30 Fenchurch Street London ,EC3M 3BD , United Kingdom

Brief description of the day

This event is aimed at providing delegates opportunity to discover what lies ahead in the changing energy landscape in energy digitalization, especially what new trends are coming our way, aiming to bring all delegates from different backgrounds to a similar knowledge level.

Followed by a brief description on some of the exciting projects being currently executed or planned for execution, the conference will give also an insight on career opportunities and place of woman in energy digitalisation.

The second half of the day will be an interactive session themed around resilience managed by an external facilitator.

Please note that due to limited spaces, this event is open on a first come, first served basis.


10.00 - 10.15: Welcome from CIGRE UK Women's Network & Accenture

10.15 - 10.45: Keynote Speaker

  • Heather McCusker: CEO of CHiME IT Software

10.45 - 11.45: Energy Digitalisation Panel

  • Claire Spedding: Head of Business Development, National Grid ESO

  • Marc Borrett: CEO of Reactive Technologies

  • Linda Chandler: Smart Cities Advisor | Energy Systems Catapult

  • Accenture panellist

11.45 - 12.15: All Panellists Q&A Session

12.15 - 12.45: Networking lunch

12.45 - 15.45: Workshop: How to build resilience

  • Julie Courtney – Founder of The Resilience Formula

  • Sarah Flynn – Psychology Lead at the Resilience Formula

15.45 - 16.00: Close of the event