2019 Co-located Events

Make the most of your time in New Orleans by choosing from a variety of industry workshops. POWERGEN International partners with some of the most innovative organizations and programs, designed to give our attendees an edge from every angle of the industry.


Large-scale Solar PV Systems: Design Considerations

Monday, November 18, 2019 | 12:00 PM—4:00 PM 

This seminar will be taught by the SEI Professional Services Team and powered by Solar Energy international (SEI) curriculum. This educational session provides an in-depth look into the design process and key considerations for ground-mounted megawatt-scale solar PV systems. The goal is safety, reliability, and peak performance. The focus is on the process from planning to best practices in design, through installation, quality control, and commissioning. Project case studies are included to highlight design considerations and choices for a variety of system configurations. This course is taught by instructors from SEI Professional Services who have real project experience in developing, designing, installing, and commissioning large-scale PV systems, so come take advantage!

Topics include: 

  • Project planning and site analysis 
  • System design and optimization 
  • Layout and racking choices 
  • Inverter and transformer selection 
  • Installation considerations for optimal performance and reliability
Algeria Panel Presentation

The Future of Hydrogen and the Power Industry

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

Hydrogen as a fuel source has held promise for the power industry for decades but has struggled to gain a foothold, mainly due to the high cost of producing it. However, with today’s focus on efficiency, clean energy and zero-emissions, hydrogen is experiencing a renaissance. Major companies across the globe, such as Caterpillar, GE, Man Energy Solutions, Ansaldo and others are exploring how they can use hydrogen to produce power. This panel, sponsored by the Italian Trade Agency, will explore the future of hydrogen and power generation. Come hear from experts in the industry about what their companies are doing with the hydrogen and what they see as the potential for hydrogen technology.

Algeria Panel Presentation

US-KOREA Power Industry Summit 2019

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 | 2:40 PM - 4:30 PM 

Join us for an informative session with Korea Hydro and & Nuclear Co. featuring Korean Advanced Technology including; International Electric Co., Ltd., Young Poong IND.CO., HANDOL PUMPS LIMITED, WESCO ELECTRODE CO., LTD., and others. This event will feature details and insight into imports and exports from Korea as well as 1 to 1 meetings and networking. Refreshments will be served. 


Boiler Code and Beignets

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 10:30 AM—12:00 PM 

Learn the new updates to the 2020-2021 boiler code. Receive our Boiler Code Guidelines Booklet while eating beignets and networking. 

Who should attend?

Boiler maintenance and those who deal with level indication on power boilers.

Algeria Panel Presentation

African Energy Insights Briefing

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn about the trends, opportunities and challenges in sub-Saharan Africa from local stakeholders and U.S. government trade specialists working throughout the continent to identify prospects and facilitate U.S. company entry and growth into these fast growing economies.

Algeria Panel Presentation

Algeria Panel Presentation

Thursday, November 21, 2019 | 10:00 AM—12:00 PM 

Introduction of business opportunities in the Algerian conventional and unconventional power generation

Who Should Attend?

Any U.S. company with interest in our North African region, mainly companies with technologies relevant to power generation, EPC contractors, spare parts & maintenance, solar power and storage systems, commissioning & start up services, transportation and smart grid, amongst others.