Energy Cost Reduction TF Meeting

Location: Steigenberger Hotel (am Kanzleramt), Berlin, Germany, 6-7 June 2023


Info point: TELCO-ONLY GROUP (vendors/guests only attend if invited for a specific session)
Info point: This group Changes meeting rooms based on joint sessions.

ETIS Central Office contact:
– Wim De Meyer, / +32 475 84 31 03
– Ayush Pandey, / +32 467 72 83 18

Logistics support: call 877 from hotel phones available in meeting rooms / 1st floor lounge area.

Tech support for your meeting room: call Ricardo Jenichen from WOW, +

Access the presentation SLIDES (password-protected) via these 2 buttons:

Day 1
June 06, 2023
Day 2
June 07, 2023
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Day 1%common%
Common Session
Meeting Room: Saal A+B - Participants from all ETIS working group invited to attend
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ETIS Chairman intro
Paul Slot,
Executive Vice President, Network,
Mobile and IT Infrastructure, KPN
09:10 – 09:25%common%%common-list-item%
Keynote 1: A new model of growth in telecoms: how to ‘think different’ and succeed in practice
Andrew Collinson,
EVP and Chief Research Officer,
STL Partners
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Keynote 2: Metaverse: How will it impact the telco business?
Gabriel Mohr,
Principal, Arthur D. Little
09:40 – 09:55%common%%common-list-item%
Keynote 3: Why Sustainability for telcos is a matter for all
Catherine Bals,
Sustainability Department Lead,
09:55 – 10:10%common%%common-list-item%
Keynote 4: Sustainability and Energy Reduction in telecoms – What has worked and biggest challenges so far
Roman Friedrich
Managing Director & Partner, BCG
10:10 – 10:25%common%%common-list-item%
Keynote 5: The future is here: How is cutting- edge technology revolutionising Customer Experience?
Branimir Spajić,
Director Customer Experience Management, Hrvatski Telekom
Ana Miranda,
Business Development Manager, Risk & Fraud division, INFORM
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Keynote 6: Secure automated efficient edge deployment at scale
Dominique Vanhamme,
Datacenter & Cloud International Executive,
10:40 – 11:00%common%%common-list-item%
Roundtable discussion, Q&A
All panellists
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Coffee Break
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Session I: "Global View on energy reduction initiatives in your company" *SESSION IN ROOM SALON 8*
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Group Introductions
During this Intro session all participants will introduce themselves (their name, role, company), expectations and/or a particular area you would be interested to delve deeper into or get feedback from your peers on, whether over the course of the meeting or 1 to 1.
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PXS Energy savings overview
Dirk DESPLANQUES, Program manager Network sustainability & Data network IT automation, Proximus
12:30 – 13:00%wg%%wg-list-item%
Roundtable discussion
Participants to discuss what opportunities and challenges they foresee.
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Session II: "Energy Reduction initiatives in Mobile Networks" *SESSION IN ROOM SALON 8*
14:00 – 14:30%wg%%wg-list-item%
Flexibility in electricity markets: how to gain monetary benefits?
Ville Vare, Business Development Director, Smart Energy, Elisa
14:30 – 15:00%wg%%wg-list-item%
RAN Energy Saving Features – Orange view
Dan Musat, Access Technologies Manager, Orange
15:00 – 15:30%wg%%wg-list-item%
All participants
15:30 – 16:00%networking%%networking-list-item%
Coffee Break
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Session III: "Smart Energy Systems (including use of AI)" *JOINT SESSION IN ROOM SAAL A* with the Sustainability WG, Digital Telco Strategy Forum & Network and IT Transformation WG
16:00 – 16:30%joint%%joint-list-item%
Sector-coupling opportunities between energy and telecom infra: case of Elisa Distributed Energy Storage (DES)
Jukka-Pekka Salmenkaita, VP AI and Special Projects, Elisa
Ville Vare, Business Development Director Smart Energy, Elisa
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TeBIT 2023 – scope and plan for the latest edition
Thomas "Tom" Kruger, Partner and Director, Data & Digital Platform, BCG
17:00 - 17:30%joint%%joint-list-item%
Q&A Session and Discussion
All participants
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Guided sightseeing tour of the city, from the Steigenberger hotel to the Restaurant
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Dinner – Gendarmerie Hauptstadtrestaurant
Behrenstrasse 42, 10117 Berlin – Phone: +49 (0)30 – 767 75 270
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Session IV: “Energy Reduction Initiatives in Data Centers” *SESSION IN ROOM SALON 8*
09:00 – 09:30%wg%%wg-list-item%
NOS experience on Energy Reduction on Datacenters and Technical Buildings
Nelson Vieira da Silva, Energy, HVAC and Field Operations Manager at NOS SGPS
09:30 – 10:00%wg%%wg-list-item%
Green power and E2E Lifecycle management for edge workloads
Jorge Alberzoni, Telco Solutions Architect, Lenovo
10:00 – 10:30%wg%%wg-list-item%
Roundtable discussion
All participants
10:30 – 11:00%networking%%networking-list-item%
Coffee Break
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Session V: “Energy Reduction Initiatives in Fixed Network, Technical and Office Buildings” *SESSION IN ROOM SALON 8*
11:00 – 11:30%wg%%wg-list-item%
Session by Proximus
Dirk DESPLANQUES, Program manager Network sustainability & Data network IT automation, Proximus
11:30 – 12:00%wg%%wg-list-item%
Energy Reduction @ a Dutch Telco
Arjan Spiering, Information Security Manager, KPN
12:00 – 12:30%wg%%wg-list-item%
Roundtable discussion
All Participants
12:30 – 13:30%networking%%networking-list-item%
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Session VI: “Share experience on Solar Panel installation and Wind turbines to produce energy” *SESSION IN ROOM SALON 8*
13:30 – 14:00%wg%%wg-list-item%
Energy Generation @ a Dutch Telco
Marcon de Vrede, Sustainability Consultant, KPN
14:00 – 14:30%wg%%wg-list-item%
“LIFE4GREENBROADBAND“, installation of freecooling and solar panels on base stations
Goran Matos, Senior Telecom Infrastructure Architect, A1 Hrvatska d.o.o.
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Roundtable discussion
All participants
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Session VII: “Energy data domain & data analytics” *SESSION IN ROOM SALON 8*
15:00 – 15:30%wg%%wg-list-item%
PXS Energy Data Domain & Analytics
Dirk DESPLANQUES, Program manager Network sustainability & Data network IT automation, Proximus
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Session VIII: "Wrap-up session" *SESSION IN ROOM SALON 8*
15:45 – 16:00%wg%%wg-list-item%
- Share Feedback
- Discuss Next meeting topics
- Decide Webinars and physical meetings frequency
Farewell Reception for all attendees in the Foyer