Join us in Singapore, March 28-30, 2023!

We are looking forward to the 2023 edition of Energy Exemplar's premiere Energy Modeling & Simulation Summit.
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Registration is now officially open

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Explore through the rest of this page to find out more about the program, networking opportunities and highlights from 2022 to get a sense of what to expect.

We look forward to seeing you in Singapore!

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2023 Event Agenda

Explore our newly announced 2023 agenda to find out more about the program. The agenda is packed full of two and a half days of PLEXOS training, networking, presentations, case study sessions, user roundtable discussions and our PLEXOS LAB (additional details below). 

Click through the tabs to explore each day. 

09:00 - 10:15

PLEXOS Basic Training

Integrated Planning Horizons & Chronology

Room: Ballroom 1

We have devised a comprehensive PLEXOS training schedule for our existing users working at a beginner level. Our trainers will provide a thorough deep-dive on: 

  • Integrated Planning Horizons & Chronology
  • Custom & Policy Driven Constraints
  • Resource Adequacy & Reliability
  • Modelling Uncertainty for Renewables & BESS

Upon successful completion, clients will receive an official PLEXOS certification.

09:00 - 10:15

PLEXOS Intermediate/Advanced Training

Markets, Financial Contracts & Bid-Based Modelling

Room: Ballroom 2

We have devised a comprehensive PLEXOS training schedule for our existing advanced users. Our trainers will provide a thorough deep-dive on: 

  • Markets, Financial Contracts & Bid-Based Modelling
  • RTC Renewables & Storage, PPA/Energy import
  • PLEXOS Cloud
  • Gas & Power2X
  • Hydrogen & NH3

Upon successful completion, clients will receive an official PLEXOS certification.

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee Break

Room: Foyer

10:30 - 12:00

PLEXOS Basic Training

Custom & Policy Driven Constraints

Room: Ballroom 1

 

10:30 - 12:00

PLEXOS Intermediate/Advanced Training

Round the Clock Renewables & Storage, PPA/Energy import

Room: Ballroom 2

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch

Room: Foyer

13:00 - 14:30

PLEXOS Basic Training

Resource Adequacy & Reliability

Room: Ballroom 1

13:00 - 14:30

PLEXOS Intermediate/Advanced Training

PLEXOS Cloud

Room: Ballroom 2

14:30 - 14:45

Coffee Break

Room: Foyer

14:45 - 17:00

PLEXOS Basic Training

Modelling Uncertainty for Renewables & BESS

Room: Ballroom 1

14:45 - 17:00

PLEXOS Intermediate/Advanced Training

Gas & Power2X, Hydrogen & NH3

Room: Ballroom 2

18:00 - 20:00

Welcome Reception

Lantern, located at the Fullerton Bay Hotel, is a stunning rooftop venue that offers breathtaking views of the city skyline and the Marina Bay area. Join us for cocktails and canapes as we celebrate the start of our 2023 Xcelerate event series in Singapore!

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09:00 - 09:10

A Warm Welcome to Xcelerate APAC 2023

Stuart Kelly
Senior Vice President - Asia Pacific, Energy Exemplar

The main event will be introduced by Stuart Kelly, Energy Exemplar's Senior Vice President of APAC. 

Room: Ballroom

09:10 - 09:30

Update and Vision - The Energy Analytics and Decision Platform

David Wilson
CEO, Energy Exemplar

Room: Ballroom

09:30 - 10:30

Empowering Decision-Making with Energy Analytics: A Path to Clarity Amid Uncertainty

Prajval Parthasarathy
Chief Operating Officer, Energy Exemplar

Room: Ballroom

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:00

Glenn Drayton
Founder & Chief Scientist, Energy Exemplar

Room: Ballroom

12:00 - 12:30

Guest Keynote

Coming soon

External Keynote

Room: Ballroom

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch Break

13:30 - 14:00

Go2Power: Price forecasting in WEM with machine learning model in PLEXOS

Stanko Vujnovic 
Senior Power System Engineer, Go2Power

Danilo Komatina
Senior Power System Engineer, Go2Power

 

Room: Ballroom

Proof of concept for machine learning model setup in the WEM PLEXOS dataset and training the model for price forecasting on historical data. Utilization of trained machine learning model for short-term price forecasting based on forecast data from AMEO and forecast renewable generation from third-party providers.

14:00 - 14:30

University College Cork: Modeling Net Zero Energy Systems in PLEXOS

Dr Paul Deane
Senior Research Fellow, University College Cork

 

Room: Ballroom

This presentation shares experiences, technical tips, case studies, and lessons learned in using PLEXOS to model Energy Systems that are aligned with Climate Targets of Net Zero. Dr Paul Deane will share how you can get the most out of PLEXOS to meet your decarbonization goals.

14:30 - 15:00

Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO): Medium-term projected assessment of system adequacy (PASA) for the WEM

Anthony Gallo
Data Scientist, Australian Energy Market Operator

 

Room: Ballroom

AEMO is using PLEXOS to build a medium-term (3-year) view of security and reliability risk in the Western Australian Wholesale Electricity Market (WEM).

15:00 - 15:15

Coffee Break

15:15 - 15:45

Session 4

Session details coming soon
 

15:45 - 16:15

Session 5

Session details coming soon
 

16:15 - 16:45

Session 6

Session details coming soon
 

19:00 - 23:00

Special Evening Event

We would like to invite you to spend the evening with us and enjoy a special gala dinner in an iconic venue in Singapore - more details to come soon! 

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome to Our Final Day

Stuart Kelly
Senior Vice President - Asia Pacific, Energy Exemplar

Room: Ballroom

09:10 - 11:00

Build the Backlog

Collaborate with fellow PLEXOS users about key challenges you're facing, share best practices and collectively brainstorm the future. Working alongside you, we’ll be there listening, documenting, and ultimately utilizing your feedback to make our product even better for not only your organization – but for the energy community overall. 

Product Team, Energy Exemplar

Room: Ballroom

11:00 - 11:15

Coffee Break

11:15 - 13:00

Energy Exemplar Hackathon Review

The Energy Exemplar product engineering team will be on standby all week, implementing customer-defined product improvements, live from the conference. 

You'll have a chance to review and provide on-the-spot feedback as we showcase the report outs to you in real time.

Product Team, Energy Exemplar

Room: Ballroom

13:00 - 13:30

Grab and Go Lunch

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PLEXOS Lab

We will be running our flagship PLEXOS Lab in Singapore. You will have the opportunity to pop in and speak to our experts 1:1.

There will be pods equipped with screens running PLEXOS. Our team will prepare a list of use cases and features you can learn more about and click through. 

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

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

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Networking Opportunities

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Connect with like-minded industry professionals and share experiences. 

Join our networking receptions and newly introduced collaborative user-roundtable sessions. 

Our user-roundtable sessions taking place on day 3, are an opportunity for you to have discussions and problem-solve in smaller groups of industry peers. 

Watch this space - more information on our special networking events will be shared in the coming weeks! 

Hotel Information

Located within Marina Bay, Conrad Centennial Singapore is a 3-minute walk from Promenade MRT station and a 20-minute drive from Changi International Airport. Offering city or bay views, the spacious bedrooms come with luxurious marble bathrooms.

We encourage our attendees to book their accommodation at the venue as soon as possible via our registration portal to take advantage of our discounted rates. Alternatively, you can browse other hotel options here. 

Please note: there are a limited number of rooms on hold. 

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Highlights from Xcelerate Sydney

Relive some of the best bits from our 2022 APAC event

Want to know more about what you'll experience at Xcelerate? Check out the recap from our event in Sydney earlier this year. 

We're looking forward to welcoming you in 2023!

Dive deep into the world of energy modelling in PLEXOS at #Xcelerate2023

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