Smart Wires Inc.

Online event:

Innovative, Mobile and Temporary Power Grid Solutions: Evidence from a project in Austria

When time is of the essence, needs for flexibility and for addressing uncertainty are high, and mobile and temporary solutions are providing an answer.

Watch the recording now to hear how innovative, mobile and temporary grid solutions can provide the flexibility needed for a net zero grid, and Austrian Power Grid share their experience of using a mobile deployment of SmartValve™ to improve grid availability and operation reliability


Event introduced and moderated by Susanne Nies

Opening keynotes

  • The role of innovation for the Austrian Power Grid
    • Stefan Hoeglinger, Team Leader Corporate Development, Strategy and Innovation APG
  • Smart Wires mobile and redeployable solutions
    • Marie Hayden, Chief Engineer, Smart Wires
  • The Pilot project in APG network 2021
    • Jörg Leonhardt, Engineer First Level Asset Department, APG
    • Prof. Herwig Renner, TU Graz
    • Hassan Kaouk, Customer Solutions Engineer, Smart Wires

What future role for network optimization, temporary and mobile technology solutions? 

  • Keynote: The role of mobile and temporary devices in the power networks today: Germany
    • Christoph Maurer, Consentec                                 
  • Roundtable discussion
    • Franziska Flachsbarth, Senior Researcher Energy and Climate, Ökoinstitut
    • Friederike Wenderoth, Team Lead Grid Infrastructures, DENA
    • Jörg Leonhard, APG
    • Jan Kostevc, ACER


Smart Wires is a proud member of:

WATT advocates for policy that supports wide deployment of Grid-Enhancing Technologies (GETs), to accelerate the clean energy transition and lower energy costs.

currENT is the key industry association representing innovative grid technology companies operating in Europe.