Watt's Up? Meetup - Driving Solar in Frontier Markets

Watt's Up? Meetup - Driving Solar in Frontier Markets

We are pleased to announce the next event in our Watt’s Up? Meetup Series: a project showcase, fireside chat, and relaxed networking session to discuss various topics in clean energy. Whether you are a software developer, project leader, IT professional or cleantech enthusiast - there is something here for you!

💡This month's topic will be the congruence of Solar Power Plants and Information Technology

What? Watts Up? Meetup - the congruence of Solar Power Plants and Information Technology

Who? Florian Bennhold - CEO and Director of Symbior Solar, Hugo DesRosiers - CEO and Director of Symbior Energy

Where? KX Innovation Center, 13th Floor (map)

When? Friday 28th September, 6pm

This month, we’re proud to showcase how Big Data, IoT and automatisation are becoming de-facto requirements to sustain the rapid expansion of solar power generation in Southeast Asia.  Speakers Florian Bennhold and Hugo DesRosiers from Symbior Solar, a leading solar power project developer and operator in Southeast Asia, will share their insights and experience from a decade of deep involvement in the sector.  The Symbior brand is well known for their high-performance solar farms and solar rooftop systems in many countries of Southeast Asia as well as for their innovative approaches.

Come join us and learn more about how the megawatts of renewable energy lead to gigabytes of data processing requirements, and how the latest hardware and software technologies are moving into a world of electrical devices where kilobytes of memory and 9600 baud RS-232 communications are still standard specs... 


6:00 - 6:15pm - Welcome, Kris Chinosorn, CEO KX MADE

6:20 - 6:45pm Introduction by Symbior Solar

6:45 - 7:10pm Feeder on the Roof: case study on the need of Big Data and IoT solutions for private solar power plants

7:10 - 7:30pm The high-tech opportunities created by commercial and industrial users adopting solar power generation

7:30 - 8pm Discussion

8pm+ Networking

The event is free of charge. Drinks and snacks will be served! Please RSVP below.

About Symbior Solar

Symbior Solar currently develops a 250MW solar PV portfolio across Asia with a focus on the emerging markets of Thailand, Bangladesh, Mongolia, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam for utility scale ground-mounted power plants and industrial, commercial and government rooftop as well as solar-battery hybrid installations. They are providing a one-stop solution combining local experience with international expertise for development, financing, implementation and operation of state of the art solar PV power generation installations in Asia.

About Watt’s Up? Meetups

We are building a community of professionals, entrepreneurs, founders, and individuals who are interested in smart & renewable energy, to contribute to a green business ecosystem in Thailand. The Watt's Up? Meetups are held at KX Knowledge Exchange, South-East Asia's largest innovation center with over 20,000m² - the perfect place for company pitches, discussions, job boards and networking. Everything happens in a couch-type atmosphere while having drinks.

You can see photos of our previous Watt's Up Meetup here. Hope to see you soon!

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