India Smart Grid Week (ISGW 2016) was held from 15 - 19 March 2016 at Manekshaw Centre, DhaulaKuan, New Delhi, India. This was the second edition of the Conference and Exhibition on Smart Grids and Smart Cities organized by India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF).
The inaugural session of ISGW 2016 began with a short video on the importance and relevance of smart grids for India. The video highlighted the country's huge potential for the development and deployment of smart grid technologies. This was followed by a welcome address by Mr Reji Kumar Pillai, President, India Smart Grid Forum. A brief on the event was provided by the Chairman of the Technical Committee of ISGW 2016, Mr Richard Schomberg, Vice-President Smart Energy Standards, Electricite de France (EDF) and Smart Grid Chair, International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). The session featured special addresses by Mr Chris Hickman, CEO and President, Innovari, Inc.; Mr Henry Steingass, Regional Director for South and Southeast Asia, US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA); H.E. AapoPolho, Ambassador of Finland to India and Bangladesh; H.E. Harald Sandberg, Ambassador of Sweden to India; Sir David King, Special Adviser to the UK Government on Climate Change; Dr Amory Lovins, Co-founder and Chief Scientist, Rocky Mountain Institute; Mr Alok Joshi, Chairman, National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO); and Ms Varsha Joshi, Joint Secretary, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).
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