As sponsors of the Young Energy Professionals (YEP) Forum, CGI will be supporting their next event on 23rd May at the SSE offices in Glasgow, titled: Distributed Energy: Learning from the past and looking to the future. This event presents a series of talks on the technical, financial and societal challenges and concerns both generators and network operators have as the Feed-in-Tariffs (FIT) scheme come to an end and we look to the future of the energy industry.

Vice President of Consulting, Rich Hampshire, CGI’s VP for Digital Utilities, will be chairing the panel debate to reflect upon the impact of the FIT scheme and discuss possible prospects for distributed energy.

Panel speakers include:

  • James Williamson, Renewables Engineer at SSE
  • Kristina Rabecaite, Business Development Manager, Power at Limejump
  • Mark Goudie (FUSION), Engineer at SP Energy Networks
  • Kyle Murchie (TRANSITION), Innovation Strategy Engineer, Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks

The Young Energy Professionals Forum is Energy UK’s (the trade association for the UK energy industry) network that promotes the next generation of energy industry professionals. The forum provides its members with opportunities to meet, collaborate, develop and recognise successes, while learning from leading industry experts and sharing experiences in an informal, exciting and open environment.

For more information, please contact Katie Adams. To register for this event, visit the registration page here.