smart Energy Efficiency for Asset Intensive Industries

March 18 – 20, 2018 | Maritim proArte Hotel Berlin, Germany

The calendar event for all energy intensive industries in Europe

The ener.CON Europe conference is an international knowledge & project exchange platform bringing together 150+ energy and environmental professionals for exchange and networking and to discuss key industry topics, exchange knowledge and create new partnerships.

Leading Experts
Industry-focussed speakers
% Buyers/End-users :
20% Sellers/Solution Providers
% Decision Makers :
30% Senior Influencers

The calendar event for all energy intensive industries in Europe

The ener.CON Europe conference is an international knowledge & project exchange platform bringing together 150+ energy and environmental professionals for exchange and networking and to discuss key industry topics, exchange knowledge and create new partnerships.

The ener.CON 2018 is a combination of more...

…than 30+ inspirational expert keynotes and well moderated, interactive world café sessions, private discussion rounds and networking sessions. Join the conversations on 3 days at Europe’s largest knowledge exchange to gain a deeper understanding of the latest trends, technologies and tasks!

  • Be an active part of the of our energy efficiency community
  • Discover how energy efficiency can drive cost reduction & optimize carbon footprint and
  • Cover the full scope of energy efficiency from new technical challenges to business strategies

We are looking forward to welcoming you at our conference!

1 Ticket, but 2 events! Co-located with the Global ManuChem Strategies

Don’t miss out the unique chance to buy one ticket and get two conferences! Get a ticket for the ener.CON Europe and visit sessions from the co-located Global ManuChem Strategies.

The ideal way to take advantage of everything we have to offer at the conference and customize your learning and networking experience.

Sessions and insights at ener.CON Europe

Inspirational keynotes | Well moderated, interactive World Café Sessions | Challenge your Peers | Icebreakers | Evening dinner with bestowal of ener.CON Europe award

Be part of our exclusive platform that explores the business models, case studies, actions, and profitability and identify missing gaps that hide opportunities and business chances for your challenges.

We look forward to welcoming you in Berlin!

NEW IN 2018


until the must attend event for all energy managers and production experts in europe starts

Highlights in 2018


Not sponsors. The ener.CON Europe is a unique event in the business & technology world because of our relationship with our partners. Our aim is to support them to reach their targets and inspire innovation.

Position your business as a thought leader at the ener.CON Europe and become a partner today!

The ener.CON Europe 2018 Key Topics

Stage 1 – Long term strategies, future policies and regulation

  • Paris Agreement and the EU 2030 Climate and Energy Framework
  • The EU- MERCI Project – a breath of fresh air in benchmarking industrial energy efficiency

Stage 2 – Digitalization and Industrial IoT

  • The increasing role of data and analytics in energy decision making
  • What developments exist in building management systems and smart lighting
  • What opportunities and functionality lie behind Blockchain and smart contract technologies?

Stage 3 – Decentralization, Smart Grids and Flexibilization

  • How much value lies in energy flexibility and demand response initiatives?
  • New variable renewable grids and how to adapt your business to this new operating model
  • Why are Industry 4.0, AI, and self-adjusting systems the new minimum benchmark for energy excellence

The ener.CON Europe 2018 Keytopics

Stage 4 – Energy economics & Carbon Markets

  • Trends in pricing and energy supply
  • Planning in volatile markets – predicting cost and risk in complex markets
  • Understanding policy around Co2 trading in the coming years

Stage 5 –  Management & culture change

  • Gaining and maintaining cross-functional and corporate buy-in for your company efficiency program
  • How to identify, implement and sustain low cost energy saving measures
  • Making efficiency a part of your corporate ethics and excellence cultures

Listen to the thoughts of our attendees & speakers and find out why they love attending our conference…

Movers & Shakers in 2017

Very good conference with a lot of interaction between participants.
Zdravko Andonov
Johnson Matthey
Diverse programme, reflecting the needs and interests of energy professionals.
Adam Pawelas
I found the conference very informative and well organised. The venue, staff and agenda were all very good in my experience.
Ciaran Carlin
Alkermes Pharmaceutical
The only forum of this kind.
Christophe Crouzet
Good presentations with key information. Great networking experience.
Jörn Bruchmüller
Glatfelter Falkenhagen GmbH
Energy sustainability is the way of working for all, although there will be various ways to get there.
Tomasz Slezak
PepsiCo Europe

ener.CON fuels you with new ideas, new connections, new inspiration.

From energy efficiency to maintenance managers, from engineers to plant managers whatever hat you wear or wherever you stand on the spectrum of energy efficiency, the conference has something of interest for you.
Join over 150 of the most influential practitioners & experts in Berlin!

Here’s a little sample of the types of brands who just signed up:

It’s a Multi-touchpoint Concept

The most effective and most informal networking hub to reach a maximum of ROI ‒ personal dialogue, direct exchange and numerous opportunities to get meetings with top executives!


Round tables on the evening before the first conference day. The Icebreaker is a first informal networking.

Challenge your Peers

Parallel round table discussions offer the delegates the possibility to talk about their own challenges

Graphic Recording

Graphic Recording transforms the collective intelligence into imagery to lead groups and individuals towards a common goal.

Tweetback & Comments

The unique interactive live feedback system! Note down your thoughts on comment cards which will be pinned on walls in the networking area for further discussion.


Top speakers, trendsetters, evangelists and experts in the field share their personal experience.

ener.CON Award

The ener.con Award is bestowed to exceptional achievements in energy efficiency.

Live Tech Take

Delegates and solution providers have the chance to actively participate in product and service demos on the expo floor.

Networking Dinner

Wind down, enjoy great food and drink in a relaxed atmosphere to absorb all the new stimulations from the day.

World Café Session

Be part of several thematic conversation rounds with changing topics and team constellations.

Say Hello?

Get the show on the road. Discover who is joining the conference and why. To warm you up for the conference we invite you to get to know your conference peers. Have your business cards ready.

Breakfast Club

Start the conference with coffee, scrambled egg and … NETWORKING! Join the we.CONECT Breakfast Club – an exclusive area in your hotel – and get into a conversation with other delegates already while having your first coffee.

Case Study

Selected brand new case studies from the industry offering insights into strategic approaches, project planning and operative realization. Learn from the most successful practices and use these real business results for benchmarking with the competition.



Our Event Series


Global ManuChem Strategies 2018
March 18 – 20, 2018
Maritim proArte Hotel Berlin, Germany


Industry of Things World Asia 2018
July 15  17, 2018
Marina Bay Sands Congress Center, Singapore


Industry of Things World 2018
September 23 – 25, 2018
bcc Berlin Congress Center, Germany


Pharma TRACKTS! 2018
September 23 – 25, 2018
TITANIC Chaussee Berlin, Germany


Pharma MES & Process Minds 2018
September 23 – 25,  2018
TITANIC Chaussee Berlin, Germany


Pharma TechOps 2018
Nov 25 – 27, 2018
Kempinski Bristol Berlin, Germany