Pressemitteilung BoxID: 513975 (Joint Forces for Solar)
  • Joint Forces for Solar
  • Adenauerallee 134
  • 53113 Bonn
  • Ansprechpartner
  • Daniel Fuchs
  • +49 (228) 42966-45

Networking highlight on second day of Intersolar Europe 2012

(PresseBox) (Bonn/Munich, ) At the second day of Intersolar Europe 2012 in Munich the networking highlight of this year’s exhibition will take place. After the great success of the last year show with more than 250 participants the Joint Forces for Solar initiative host a new edition of its networking event on June 14th. European photovoltaic markets are in the focus then.

With more than 250 participants the Joint Forces for Solar Intelligence & Networking Forum was one of the highlights on last year’s Intersolar Europe. This year, the initiative wants to tie with the success again and provides up-to-date market intelligence as well as an exciting panel discussion with top class cast. During the event, European photovoltaic markets will be focused.

On June 14th at 4pm the initiative welcomes all exhibition visitors and participants of the entire solar value added chain in the Innovation Exchange Area to the fourth edition of the European networking event. Whilst the first part, the market and opinion research institute EuPD Research will give insights in its current research projects. Thereby, Markus A.W. Hoehner, CEO of EuPD Research, presents with “European PV Market Update & Outlook – Trends & Challenges for 2012” results of current analysis on established as well as most important emerging photovoltaic markets.

In the second part of the show representatives from industry, associations and science discuss with the audience on the topic “How can European key markets meet expectations in 2012/13?“ and the current developments based on prior presented results. The high level panel consists of Engin Yaman, General Manager Central Europe, CSUN, Armin Schöntag, Marketing Manager, Lightway Solar, Matthias Altieri, Managing Director, Head of Solar Energy, Thomas Lloyd Group, Raymond Wang, Vice President, Sungrow Power Supply, Gaëtan Masson, Head of Business Intelligence, EPIA and Gerhard Stryi-Hipp, Head of Energy Policy, Fraunhofer ISE. The event will close with a lessons learned where results and experiences will be outlined.

Information on the show
The 4th PV Briefing & Networking Forum Europe will take place on June 14th from 4-6pm during Intersolar Europe. Venue is booth B3.450 in the Innovation Exchange Area in hall B3.

Organizers expressed their thank in the forefront of the show to premium sponsor CSUN, gold sponsors Lightway Solar and Thomas Lloyd Group, silver sponsor Sungrow Power Supply and the media partners pv magazine, Sund & Wind Energy and as well as TV media partner SolarPV.TV.

If you would like to know more about the initiative, please feel free to contact Mr. Daniel Fuchs ( | +49 228 42966 45).

You can find more information about the Joint Forces for Solar Initiative on our website at:

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Joint Forces for Solar

Joint Forces for Solar is a global synergy of stakeholders along the solar value chain. It brings grass-roots knowledge and know-how to a global dimension. A local goes global strategy takes the first hand, insider information installers gain when dealing with customers on a daily basis and utilizes it to shape the future direction of the solar industry. In return, global goes local, installers benefit from access to information on the latest technological developments and changes in market trends giving them the competitive edge necessary for long-term success.

The initiative builds a bridge between the individual links of the value chain and offers a platform where opinions, ideas and expertise can be shared that ultimately strengthen the industry going forward.