Xcelerate Barcelona

Join Energy Exemplar's premiere Energy Modelling & Simulation Summit at the InterContinental Barcelona

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Join Xcelerate on 25-27 April

Xcelerate 2023 in Barcelona is now fully booked. For any event related queries, please reach out to your contact at Energy Exemplar. Pricing is as follows:

  Early Bird (17 March) General Registration
Full Event 1,000€ 1,200€
Training only (25 April) 900€ 1,100€
Conference only (26-27 April) 299€ 399€

Scroll down on this page to learn more about the programme, networking opportunities, the venue, and highlights from 2022.

We look forward to seeing you in Barcelona!

Event Agenda

Xcelerate 2023 will be packed full of interactive PLEXOS training, panels & presentations, roundtable discussions, and back by popular demand, our PLEXOS LAB (additional details below). Don't miss an exciting opportunities to network with your industry peers.

View the detailed daily agenda by selecting the dates below.


Tuesday 25 April Wednesday 26 April Thursday 27 April
  • PLEXOS Basic Training

  • PLEXOS Intermediate/Advanced Training

  • PLEXOS Intermediate/Advanced Training - Gas
  • A Warm Welcome to Xcelerate Barcelona

  • Global Update & Vision 

  • Customer Keynotes & Panel Discussions 
  • Welcome to our final day
  • Build the Backlog - Interactive Session
  • Energy Exemplar Hackathon Review - Interactive Session

  • PLEXOS Lab

  • Lunch

  • PLEXOS Basic Training

  • PLEXOS Intermediate/Advanced Training

  • Lunch

  • Track 1: Securing Energy Supply 

  • Track 2: Accelerating Decarbonisation 
  • Grab & Go Lunch

Welcome Reception

Dinner Event

All Day
  • Badge Pick Up & Check In
  • PLEXOS Training
  • Badge Pick Up & Check In
  • PLEXOS Lab
Detailed Schedule Day 1 Detailed Schedule Day 2 Detailed Schedule Day 3 Detailed Schedule


We will be running our flagship PLEXOS Lab across Day 2&3. You will have the opportunity to pop in and speak to our experts 1:1 to dive into the product and learn how it can best help you get to where you need to be. There may well be use cases and features you didn't know of, so be sure to come and immerse yourself.

There will be pods equipped with screens running PLEXOS:

  • Pod 1: Innovation in Modelling
  • Pod 2: Gas, Hydrogen & Sector Coupling
  • Pod 3: PLEXOS Cloud
  • Pod 4: Data

Please select a topic for the menu (or bring your own) and let the team pencil you in for your 30 minute slot. Each pod can sit 4 people.


Networking Opportunities


Connect with industry peers

Thanks to our diverse user base spanning the whole energy value chain, Xcelerate delegates join us from TSOs, Utilities, Regulators, Trading Companies, Consultancies and more. You are guaranteed to meet and mingle with your peers as well as people from across the industry that you may well will want to connect with professionally.

We offer plenty of networking opportunities, from coffee breaks to lunch to our memorable social events in the evenings, for you to make new business connections and foster existing relationships. 

Our new roundtable sessions taking place on Day 3, are also an opportunity for you to have discussions and problem-solve in smaller groups of industry peers along side our product experts. 

Highlights from Xcelerate Lisbon

Recap our 2022 event

Want to know more about what you'll experience at Xcelerate? Check out the recap from our event in Lisbon last September. 

We're looking forward to welcoming you in 2023!

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our venue

InterContinental Barcelona

We're delighted to be hosting this year's Xcelerate at the fabulous InterContinental Barcelona, which boasts some of the best conference facilities this city has to offer. We'll even have a whole floor to ourselves!

Located at Avenida Rius I Taulet 1-3, Barcelona 8004, the venue is in the heart of the city and only a 15 minute taxi journey from the airport. 

We have secured a special rate for our guests, which is accessible upon completing registration. If you would prefer to stay elsewhere, no problem, we also have a list of hotels in walking distance.

Dive deep into the world of PLEXOS modelling at #Xcelerate2023

Register Here