ETIP Photovoltaics

May 10, 2023 at 13:30 – May 11, 2023 at 13:30


With an exceptionally strong solar R&D landscape and the most advanced equipment’s providers, it will be essential to leverage existing European R&D resources and know-how to advance these technologies. The conference will highlight how policy, supply chain factors, research and innovation, international trade, economic growth and environmental and climate concerns can deliver the resurgence of a European solar supply chain.

May 25, 2023

Conference 2023 - Summary

Conference 2023 - Summary




Conference outline


Day 1 : 10 May 2023

Opening Speeches : Rutger Schlatmann (HZB-Institut PVcomB and ETIP PV Chair) 

Lukasz Kolinski, Head of Unit of the renewable energy unit, DG ENER, European Commission

Session 1: Global Solar manufacturing development

  • Christian Staudt (McKinsey & Company)
  • Markus Beck (US DOE)
  • Gulnara Abdullina (LONGi Solar)
  • Cosimo Gerardi (Enel Green Power)
  • Johan Lindahl (ESMC)

Session 2: Competitiveness of European production, supply chain for overall PV ecosystem

Day 2 : 11 May 2023

Opening Speech: 

Rosalinde Van der Vlies, Director of the Clean Planet, DG RTD, European Commission


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Session 3: Photovoltaics innovative technologies manufacturing and in manufacturing for a TW solar age

Session 4: Sunstainability and Social impact of Photovoltaics



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