|Annual gathering of power industry professionals gathers pace|
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 6, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - POWER-GEN Asia, the region's premier conference and exhibition for the power generation, transmission and distribution industries, continues to gather momentum in the build up to the 19th annual conference and exhibition this September with a packed exhibition floor and excellent, high quality conference programme.
The annual gathering of power industry professionals will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 27th to 29th September 2011 and will see a conference line up of around 130 international industry experts providing a range of presentations in both the strategic and technical elements of the industry.
Some of the highlights to the conference include:
- Country Spotlights - including spotlights and insights on a number of countries in the region, including Malaysia.
- Mega Trends in the Asian Power Market - an essential examination of some of the overarching trends influencing the region's electricity sector, which includes a panel discussion debating the key issues and challenges for the Asia power market over the next 5-10 years.
- China & India's Influence on SE Asia's Electricity Sector - a panel discussion of experts sharing their views on just how these countries influence is being felt in the energy field and the future implications.
- Large Gas Turbines - the world's biggest gas turbine manufacturers will update delegates on the latest developments in their heavy duty models, before turning to a discussion amongst these key players as they consider the current market needs for large gas turbines and compare recent technological developments.
This years conference will also see two breakout sessions specifically looking at nuclear power, consisting of panel discussions investigating 'Nuclear Power in Malaysia' and the 'Public Perception of Nuclear Power'.
Due to depleting local fossil fuel resources and the rise in global fossil energy prices, one of the main focus areas of Malaysia is in the diversification of fuel towards greater energy security.
As well as the Ministry of Energy, Green Technology & Water completing an Energy Efficiency masterplan, various initiatives are also being planned for the green technology sector, including, low carbon growth law, green buildings and cities, electric vehicles and green procurement towards making Malaysia green.
Many of these energy issues facing Malaysia and the wider region as a whole will be discussed and debated at POWER-GEN Asia amongst many of the world's leading power professionals.
The full, up to date conference programme can be viewed at www.powergenasia.com.
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About POWER-GEN Asia
PennWell Corporation is a highly diversified, business-to-business media company providing authoritative print and online publications, conferences and exhibitions, research, databases, online exchanges and information products to strategic global markets.
Since 1910 PennWell has been known for providing comprehensive coverage of several strategic markets. In those early days, PennWell was a pioneer in the emerging oil industry with Oil & Gas Journal magazine, founded in 1902. Today PennWell publishes 45 business-to-business magazines and newsletters, conducts over 60 conferences and exhibitions on six continents, and has an extensive offering of books, maps, directories and database services.
POWER-GEN Asia and Renewable Energy World Asia continue to push the boundaries in conference content and will once again offer a leading line up of conference speakers, from around the world, discussing important topics and issues that are key to the power generation. Industries across the ASEAN region with a total of 6 conference tracks and over 150 international experts presenting across the 2 events.
In addition to the Conference, the event boasts the largest exhibition floor for the power industry within South East Asia, with over 230 exhibitors expected to be demonstrating the latest and leading technologies and solutions. POWER-GEN Asia and Renewable Energy World Asia delivers a quality audience and experience to all who exhibit and attend, enabling high-level networking and business opportunities. For further information on these events please visit www.powergenasia.com and www.renewablenergyworld-asia.com.
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Source: POWER-GEN Asia
Topic: Trade Show or Conference
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