PROGRAM /// DAY 2
20 NOVEMBER 2019
DAY 2
08:30Registration and Welcome Coffee
09:00Opening by Conference Chairman
Session 5
09:15Rundown of the MENA utility-scale solar PV and key O&M Trends
10:00Solving the problem of the skill gap in a rapidly growing market
  • • How to support the solar sector growth while empowering the local business?
10:45 MORNING COFFEE BREAK
Session 6 - O&M in Desert Conditions
11:30O&M Best practices for Tackling Unique Regional Challenges
  • • Module degradation under high operating temperatures and sand storms
  • • On-site monitoring and reactive repairing in remote areas
  • • Resource-intensive operations with a scarcity of materials
12:30Soiling: The cost-effective solutions for the desert climate
  • • State-of-the-art Cleaning Solutions and Methods
  • • Innovative and Tailored approaches
  • • Optimizing the cleaning schedule
13:15 NETWORKING LUNCH
Session 7 - Solar Asset Management outlook
14:45PV + Storage: a viable option in the MENA Region?
  • • State of the market and future outlook
  • • Revenue Stacking: how to monetize PV + storage
  • • Operation and Maintenance implications and related hidden costs
15:30Accelerating the learning curve of the MENA PV market
  • • In-demand short term developments
16:15Closing Words
16:30 NETWORKING DRINKS
Keynote Panel Discussion
PROGRAM /// DAY 2
20 NOVEMBER 2019