08:20 - 08:50

Welcome Registration & Refreshments

09:05 - 09:20

National Grid: What’s changed and where next?

National Grid outlines progress to date in rationalising balancing services, the results, and where to next.



  • Colm Murphy Acting head of business development - National Grid
  • Tom Palmer Principal Consultant - Cornwall Insight


09:20 - 09:50

Local flexibility markets

Distribution network operators are providing new revenue opportunities for flexibility. UKPN and WPD outline their growing requirements, the Greater London Authority details its ambitions for a London flexibility market and the Piclo platform illustrates how it can help bring together local flex buyers with local flex sellers.



09:50 - 10:30

Generation versus load: Impact of recent policy and regulatory changes

What does the future hold for generation forms of DSR in light of incoming rule changes, and what opportunities does this open up for ‘load’ providers?


  • Jack Davies Operations Manager - Scottish Power (Iberdrola)
  • John Walsh John Walsh - Senior Strategic Account manager – E.ON Energy Solutions - E.ON
  • Tom Palmer Principal Consultant - Cornwall Insight
  • Caroline Bragg Senior policy manager - ADE


10:30 - 11:10

Balancing risk and reward: Are businesses comfortable sharing more risk to unlock higher revenue?

What challenges do end user organisations face in unlocking flexibility, and is there appetite for increased risk to make the business case stack-up?



11:10 - 11:30

Refreshment and Networking Break

11:30 - 12:10

Follow the money: Where’s it going, how can you access best value?

Key price trends and how businesses are mitigating revenue cannibalisation in contracted markets with more agile strategies.


  • Ben Spry Head of Risk Management Services - Energy HQ - npower Business Solutions
  • Sam ScuilliSam Scuilli Head of Business Intelligence and Development, Enel X Rest of Europe & Africa - enel X
  • Tom Harper Senior manager - Baringa Partners


12:10 - 12:50

Hybrid DSR and storage: Less risk, more reward?

How businesses hope to reduce risk, boost resilience and maximise benefits by pairing batteries with DSR and generation assets.



  • Peter Dennis Director - Philip Dennis Foodservice
  • Vikas Ahuja Energy Projects Manager - Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Michael Nagle Utilities Manager - London Luton Airport
  • Rob Labinski Senior Business Development Manager UK - REstore


12:50 - 12:55

Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch and Networking

Case Study


  • Tom Palmer Principal Consultant - Cornwall Insight

Don’t miss out. Register for your free place today.