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Day 1: Wednesday, October 8, 2014

MODULE 1 (2pm – 5.30pm) – Scientific and Research Perspective of Storage Wide Acceptance

Moderator: Miroslaw Malek, ALaRI Scientific Director

2pm-2.15pm - Introduction - Slobodan Lukovic and Miroslaw Malek (USI-ALaRI)

2.15pm–3pm - On the Optimal Allocation of Dispersed Energy Storage in Active Distribution Networks for Energy Balance and Grid Support - Mario Paolone (EPFL - SCCER-FURIES Project Coordinator) 

3pm-3.45pm - Hydrogen and energy storage - Andreas Züttel (EMPA)

3.45pm-4pm - Coffee break 

4pm-4.45pm - Storage Technologies and Operational Strategies - Kai-Philipp Kairies (RWTH Aachen University)

4.45pm-5.30pm - Space, time and storage - spatial aspects of delayed energy supply and management - Johannes Peter Steidl (University of Liechtenstein)

7pm - Social Event - On Top of San Salvatore (http://www.montesansalvatore.ch/en/gastronomy/)


Day 2: Thursday, October 9, 2014

MODULE 2 (9.15am-12.30pm) – Implementation and Application of Storage Technologies

Moderator: Slobodan Lukovic, USI-ALaRI

9.15am-10am - Swiss2Grid: A decentralized approach to the management of distributed energy generation, storage and consumption - Vasco Medici (ISAAC - SUPSI)

10am-10.45am - NaNiCl2 Sodium Base Storage Technology and Real Application in Smart Grid - Vona Mario (FIAMM)

10.45am-11am - Coffee Break

11am-11.45am - Energy Storage for Uninterruptible Power Systems -  Elina Hermunen (Newave-ABB)

11.45am-12.30pm - STORM Concept Experience Local vs. International – Patrick Ansbacher (BAUM)

MODULE 3 (2pm-4.15pm) – Commercial and Legislative Aspects of Storage Deployment at Local, Regional and National Level

Moderator: Patrick Ansbacher, BAUM

2pm-2.30pm - Infovel: after 19 years of EV promotion in Ticino, the next step includes the use of local renewables for mobility - Marco Piffaretti (Infovel Directore)

2.30pm-3.15pm - Round Table - Business Models and Public Support - AlpStore Experience and Messages (open to all participants of the event)

3.15pm–3.30pm - Coffee break

3.30pm-4.30pm - Round Table - AlpStore Challenges and Future Development (AlpStore partners only)





Students will be asked to write a report on a defined topic based on lectures provided at the school 
- deadline: TBD 

- the notification deadline: TBD

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