Forschungszentrum Juelich GmbH
Project Management Juelich
PtJ is one of the leading project management agencies in Germany and works hand in hand with public authorities in science, industry, and policy-making. PtJ supports national Ministries in the German federal and state governments as well as the European Commission in achieving their funding policy objectives. On behalf of those Ministries, PtJ implements research and innovation funding programs with the aim of enhancing Germany’s competitiveness as a prime location for research and innovation in a common European Research Area.
Founded as a project management agency in 1974 to implement the German federal government’s first energy research program, today PtJ boast a wide range of topics with some 40 years of experience and 1092 employees. Within programs supporting research and innovation, PtJ allocated some € 1.61 billion of funding during the 2017 financial year on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), and the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI) as well as on behalf of several regional state goverments.
In his talk, Ralf will present the current situation of the renewables deployment in Germany and their effects on Germany’s transmission and distribution networks. He will show how renewables completely change power grid best practices in Germany and how R&D programs address those challenges.
Vice President of Technology Development & Standardization
He was invited to deliver speech at some international conferences. His writing about energy, technology and innovation management is published at some newspaper, magazines, and book in Indonesia. He has also published articles in international peer-reviewed journals.
He received a BSC in mechanical engineering from Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS) Indonesia in 1994. He earned his MBA in operation management in 2010 from University of Missouri-. St Louis (UMSL), USA, and a PhD in strategic management within research focusing to technology adoption in electricity utility industry from Universitas Indonesia in 2016.
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT)
System Planning Division
PhD of Power Engineering in power systems planning at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK; 2006 Master of Engineering (MEng) in Engineering Management at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA; 1998 Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) in Electrical Engineering at Prince of Songkhla University, THAILAND; 1994
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT)
Senior Engineer Level 10 Transmission System Investment Planning Department, System Planning Division
Dr. Titiporn Sangpetch received her BEng in Electrical Engineering at Prince of Songkhla University, THAILAND, in 1994; MEng in Engineering Management at the University of Colorado, Boulder, USA, in 1998; and PhD of Power Engineering in Energy Management, majoring in power systems planning at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK, in 2006, respectively.
Since graduating in 1994, she has been working with EGAT as a power systems engineer in Transmission System Engineering Division. At the division, her responsibility includes EGAT specifications of power transformers, instrument transformers, surge arresters, disconnecting switches and power circuit breakers through the rated voltages of 115-500 kV.
In 1997, she had an opportunity to further her studies by undertaking a MEng Degree in Engineering Management at the University of Colorado, Boulder, where she graduated in December 1998. She returned to Thailand for the next two year and worked as a power system engineer at the Transmission System Engineering Division. During this period, she was appointed to be a working member of the steering committee on Grid Code restructuring scheme of electricity supply industry.
In 2001, she started her Doctorial research under the scholarship of Energy Policy and Planning Office (EPPO), Ministry of Energy, the Royal Thai Government at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK. She finished in 2006 and received a PhD of Power Engineering in Energy Management, majoring in power systems planning. Currently she is working at the System Planning Division, EGAT, as Senior Engineer Level 10 in Transmission System Investment Planning Department. Her research interests include power systems planning, management and control, and economics along with Artificial Intelligent (AI) techniques applicable for power engineering. In addition, her work is centered on sustainable development by means of renewable energy and environmental management, distributed generation for long-term grid connection planning, and power system reliability assessment.
Asian Development Bank
Sustainable Development and Climate Change Senior Energy Specialist
He has been actively participated in the international collaboration activities such as APEC EGNRET, APEC Smart Grid Initiative, ISGAN (International Smart Grid Action Network) and so on. Through these activities, he becomes familiar to the status of smart grid of both developed countries and developing countries.
School of Electrical Engineering
College of Engineering
Seoul National Universityt
Electrical Power System
Battery Energy Storage System
Sep 1989 - June 1993 Ph.D. Electrical Engineering/The Ohio State University
Sep 1985 - Aug 1989 M.S. Electrical Engineering/The Ohio State University
Mar 1981 - Feb 1985 B.S. Electrical Engineering/Seoul National University
2009 - 2015 Member of Presidential Committee of Green Growth
2009 - 2016 Advisor for Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy
2009 - 2013 Member of Electric Power Policy Committee
2007 - 2008 Member of Electricity Regulatory Commission
2012 - 2016 Executive Director of Korean Institute of Electrical Engineers
2011 - present Executive Director of Korea Smart Grid Institute
2009 - present Member of Advisory Committee, Korea Electrical Safety Corporation
2014 - 2016 Chairman of Electric Power Policy Committee
2015 - 2016 Director of Korea Electrical Engineering & Science Research Institute
CEO, Jeju Electric Vehicle Service Co., Ltd
- Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Committee Chairman(KSGA 2018)
- POSCO GROUP 32 years (POSCO, POSCOICT)
- Launched Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Business(ChargeEV)
Director of Smart Energy Business Division, LSIS
1983 Bachelor’s degree at Seoul National University, majored in Electrical Engineering
1983-1988 Dong-Ah E&C Co., Ltd.
1988-1998 Goldstar Instrument & Electric Co., Ltd.
1998-Present LSIS Co., Ltd.
- 1998-2009 Chief of new business development team
- 2010-2017 Chief of MKT team for Automation Biz.
- 2018~ Director of Smart Energy Business Division
'08 - ‘14 Manager, Power Planning Development Team, KPX
‘16 - ’18 Vice President, Power Planning Development Dept. KPX
Present Vice President, New Energy Market Development Dept. KPX
Konkuk University, Professor
- Full Time Employment: KEPCO/Anyang Univ./EPRI(USA)/Konkuk Univ.(Present)
- Part Time Activities
■ MOTIE, Electricity Policy Committee, Member (2016-Present)
■ KIEE, Director (2016- Present)
Germany Trade and Invest
Center for Block Chain Research Center , Graduate School of International Affairs and Information Security, Dongguk University