Our Sponsors

Host Sponsor

Smartenergy Group

Smartenergy Group is a renewable energy private equity firm headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland, with 3 main activities: Corporate & Project investments, including own development and Asset Management.

Out of the group, Smartenergy Invest AG focuses exclusively on Solar PV and Wind Power projects.

Smartenergy approaches the investment process from a transversal perspective by combining teams dealing with financial, technological, commercial, legal and socio-political aspects, and by working closely with the industry stakeholders.


Platinum Sponsor

Trina Solar 

Founded in 1997, Trina Solar is the world leading global PV and smart energy total solution provider. The company engages in PV product research and development, manufacture and sales; PV project development, operation and maintenance; smart micro-grid and multi-energy complementary system development and sales, as well as energy cloud-platform operation. In 2018, Trina Solar launched its Energy Internet of Things (IoT) brand and initiated the Trina Energy IoT Industrial Development Alliance and New Energy IoT Industrial Innovation Center with worldwide leading enterprises and research institutes. The company is committed to becoming the leader of the global smart energy industry.



Gold Sponsors


Efacec’s purpose is designing a smarter future for a better life.

We do it by developing and delivering integrated solutions in the fields of energy, mobility, and environment, shaping the future of our cities, with digital connectivity always present.  With 100% Efacec technology, we offer a comprehensive and turnkey service, delivering custom-made solutions according to the specificities of each market.  Through transformers, switchgear, service, automation, energy, environment and industry, transportation and electric mobility we anticipate and shape the future.

We don’t know what the future will bring, but we know what we want to deliver before everyone else: innovative solutions to improve everyday life.  Because each one of us has a special and unique power to transform the world now, looking towards tomorrow.



Huawei is a leading global ICT and network energy solution provider, with an established presence in solar markets worldwide. 

Huawei Solar provides new generation string inverters with smart management technology to create a fully digitalised Smart PV Solution called FusionSolar®. FusionSolar® is smart, safe, reliable and consistently delivers higher yields, making Huawei the preferred choice for customers globally. 80,000 of Huawei’s 180,000 employees work in R&D and during the past decade over US$45 billion has been invested in product innovations, always driven by customer needs.





Silver Sponsors

First Solar 

First Solar is a leading global manufacturer and provider of comprehensive photovoltaic solar systems using advanced thin film module and system technology. 

Through determined innovation and a focus on large-scale development, we deliver solar energy that is an economically attractive alternative to fossil fuel-sourced electricity. With 20GW+ of modules shipped worldwide, First Solar has a demonstrated history of financial stability and manufacturing success. 

As a project partner, we bring extensive expertise into how today’s PV power plants are developed, financed, designed, constructed and operated to maximize profitability for our strategic partners. 



NEXTracker, a Flex company, is the No. 1 global market leader in smart solar trackers with a complimentary product portfolio of energy storage systems and optimization software, yielding additional energy for plant owners. 

With 26 GW delivered or under fulfillment, NEXTracker is globally recognized for delivering smart and connected energy systems for hundreds of projects across five continents. Headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, the company has offices in Europe, Australia, India, and Latin America.


Bronze Sponsor

Aquila Capital


 Sponsor description coming soon. 


EKON Strategy Consulting 

EKON Strategy Consulting (EKON), established in Madrid, brings together key experts in the field of energy and provides a broad range of strategic and operational services for our clients (banks, utilities, IPP’s and governmental agencies and authorities) with a strong focus on providing the highest level of quality service. EKON assists clients in complex commercial transactions (M&A), provides strategic and PPA Services and litigation support for arbitration in the energy sector.

EKON has developed its own in-house models for long term (>25 years) pool price projections in order to be able to provide a full scope of services on an asset by asset or a portfolio basis. Our model has been used in strategic decisions, asset valuations, risk assessment, LCOE calculations and negotiations of PPA’s.




 Sponsor description coming soon. 



Supporting Sponsor


We provide a wide range of services across the Energy, Marine, Certification, Transport & Infrastructure and Industry sectors.

RINA is the excellence behind excellence, a global corporation that leads industries to success. We work closely with customers, assisting them in the most effective, safe and sustainable way across the Energy, Marine, Certification, Transport & Infrastructure and Industry sectors.

Through a global network of 3700 talented professionals, operating in 170 offices in 65 countries, we back up the market operators across the entire life cycle of their projects.




Company description coming soon.






The World’s First Autonomous Operations Center for Renewable Energy Systems.