The smarter E Online Events

Become part of our digital conferences, seminars, Innovation Days, virtual award ceremonies and many other online events for sharing knowledge, presenting brand new market solutions and forging new contacts using interactive networking tools. 

Online Conferences & Events

The online conferences and events of The smarter E offer unique insights into all facets of the new energy world, accompanied by live discussions with leading industry experts: From decentralization, digitalisation and sector coupling of the energy industry through sustainable energy management to the latest trends in photovoltaics and energy storage technology as well as charging technology for electric vehicles.

Upcoming Online Conferences & Events


Best Practice Day Energiewende Award

October 22, 2020

As a replacement for the official award ceremony at the innovation platform "The smarter E Europe - Europe's largest energy industry platform" in Munich, a municipal utility Best Practice Day will be held on October 22 at which selected winners of the Energiewende Award will present their solutions under the motto "Learning from the best". The digital event consists of three individual sessions, framed by the keynote speakers Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert (Head of the Department of Energy, Transportation, Environment at DIW Berlin), Dr. Simone Peter (President of the German Renewable Energy Federation) and Katja Diehl (Owner of She Drives Mobility).


Intersolar South America Digital Xperience

December 1, 2020

This year,  Intersolar South America as part of The smarter E, will organize the Intersolar South America Digital Xperience, a virtual event that provides - not only - the latest market forecasts for solar developments in Brazil. While solar power is increasingly becoming the most affordable and fastest-growing power generation technology in the world, Brazil has emerged as a solid GW-scale solar market in recent years. If you want to know what the near future holds for solar in Brazil, register now in advance to be informed when the exciting program is published and the registration is activated!

Past Online Conferences & Events


Floating Solar PV Conference

July 22, 2020

Thiis one-day online conference offered an ideal opportunity to obtain comprehensive and in-depth information about floating PV. Various aspects of floating PV were presented and discussed in several sessions: From market developments and first-hand best practice examples on lakes and off the coast, to financing possibilities and technical challenges above and below the water surface. 


Global Solar Market Outlook Launch Conference

June 16–18, 2020

This year, SolarPower Europe launched its Global Market Outlook for Solar Power together with The smarter E in an online conference. Participants got comprehensive insights into historical market data as well as current trends and 5-year forecasts of the most important European and global solar markets in three compactly designed conference days.

Watch selected sessions on YouTube

Innovation Days

With the Innovation Days, The smarter E opened a new digital event series. Exhibitors worldwide presented their latest product innovations in interactive live sessions. In addition to the exhibitors' special presentation areas, various surveys, live chats and networking calls offered a variety of opportunities to interact live with the companies and other participants throughout the day.

Past Innovation Days


ees Innovation Day

July 29, 2020

Innovative solutions for renewable energy storage and advanced battery technology were presented in this compact and insightful innovation day.

The latest innovations were presented by ees exhibitors in different and interactive live sessions. More detailed company and product details were offered in the accompanying presentation area and delegates could connect with exhibitors in personal chats and video calls. Moreover, participants could exchange ideas with others and expand their network of international energy storage experts.


Intersolar Innovation Day

July 15–16, 2020

In the two-day online event, selected exhibitors of Intersolar presented their latest technologies and solutions to solar experts from all over the world. The event was rounded off by two special keynote speeches.

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Power2Drive Europe


Power2Drive Innovation Day 

July 1, 2020

Product innovations in the field of e-mobility and charging infrastructure and the latest industry trends were focus of this innovation day. Power2Drive exhibitors presented their latest technologies and solutions in different sessions and participants had the chance to connect with other e-mobility experts worldwide.

Virtual Ceremony: The smarter E, Intersolar & ees AWARD

The smarter E, Intersolar and ees AWARD give credit to the most pioneering solutions and projects in the renewable energy industry. Every year, the official AWARD Ceremony reveals the winners of The smarter E, Intersolar and ees AWARD.

In order to guarantee the visibility promised and to honor the industry’s innovations on an international stage in spite of the current situation, this year's AWARD Ceremony for The smarter E AWARD, Intersolar AWARD and ees AWARD was held online on June 30, 2020.

Watch the stream of the virtual AWARD Ceremony on YouTube.