PennWell’s ASEAN Power Week Unveils Keynote Speaker and Preliminary Conference Program

1‐3 September 2015

IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Centre ‐ Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok, Thailand – July 2015: The region’s premier energy industry conference and exhibition, ASEAN Power Week, has garnered the support and endorsement of the Ministry of Energy, Thailand, and revealed the Preliminary Conference Programme for the annual power industry gathering taking place in Bangkok from 1‐3 September 2015 under the conference theme of “Investing in a Sustainable Tomorrow”, organised by PennWell Corporation.

Dr. Heather Johnstone, Event Director, said, “We are extremely excited to be returning to Bangkok this year, as we have always hosted exceptionally successful industry events here. The enthusiasm and support of Thailand’s energy industry and authorities is what ensures the success of ASEAN Power Week, and we look forward to setting some new attendance records this September.”

“Moreover, participation of such important organizations and influencers in the power industry and the sharing of ideas and experiences will provide an invaluable insight into future policies, plans and opportunities, which will ultimately help Thailand and the South East Asian region better deal with its current and future energy challenges.”

The Honourable Dr. Praipol Koomsup, Vice Minister of Energy, will deliver a Keynote Address to welcome all attendees to ASEAN Power Week, comprising of POWER‐GEN Asia, Renewable Energy World Asia and the POWER‐GEN Asia Financial Forum. The ensuing program features more than 150 international experts who will present and discuss the most important topics in the power generation industry, focusing on strategic and technical power issues and challenges, the continued growth of the renewable and alternative energy sectors, and the financial marketplace within power generation.

The combined preliminary conference programme includes top international experts across seven conference tracks, covering strategic and technical topics for the conventional power sector and issues relating to the explosive growth of renewable and alternative energies in the region, as well as focusing on all aspects of financing for all types of power infrastructure development.

The major industry event has also secured endorsement from Thailand’s leading industry related organizations, including the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT), Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), Department of Alternative Energy Development and Efficiency (DEDE), Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC), Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA), Metropolitan Electricity Authority (MEA), Global Power Synergy Company (GPSC), and Thailand Greenhouse Gas

Management Organization (TGO). Their support is complemented by top industry bodies including Electrical Engineering Academic Association (Thailand) (EEAAT) and the Thai Electrical & Mechanical Contractors Association.

ASEAN Power Week 2015 is expected to attract more than 7,500 delegates from over 70 countries across South East Asia and around the world, including the largest and most comprehensive exhibition for the power generation industry in South‐East Asia. With its three distinct co‐located events, ASEAN Power Week will provide a key forum for senior executives, industry leaders and senior engineers to discuss a range of industry trending topics and the best ways to meet the challenges of the growing electricity demands in the region.

This year, POWER‐GEN Asia will celebrate its 23rd annual gathering with a comprehensive conference programme for the conventional power generation industry; Renewable Energy World Asia will once again bring together professionals and industry experts from the sustainable energy industry, while the POWER‐GEN Asia Financial Forum will provide corporate‐level project developers and financiers an exclusive venue to learn, network and do business.

For further information please visit www.aseanpowerweek.com | www.powergenasia.com | www.renewableenergyworld‐asia.com | www.powergenasiafinance.com

For further information, please contact:

PennWell Corporation
Lee Catania, Senior Marketing Manager
T: +44 (0) 1992 656 647
E: leec@pennwell.com

About ASEAN Power Week 2015
ASEAN Power Week, with its combined events of POWER‐GEN Asia, Renewable Energy World Asia, and the POWER‐GEN Asia Financial Forum, is the leading force in delivering a platform for the power industry to meet, share information on the challenges facing the power industry and discuss solutions for advancing Asia’s energy future. Attracting over 7,500 delegates and attendees from over 60 countries from across South East Asia and around the world, it is the industry’s premier regional conference and exhibition dedicated to the power generation, renewable and alternative energy industries.

The ASEAN Power Week conference is a key forum for senior executives, industry leaders and senior engineers to discuss a range of important topics, the latest issues and solutions, in order to meet the challenge of the growing demand for electricity in the region, all under the conference theme of “Investing in a Sustainable Tomorrow”. In 2015, ASEAN Power Week will be held at IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Centre, Bangkok on 1‐3 September 2015.

About PennWell Corporation
Since 1910, PennWell Corporation has been known as a highly diversified, business‐to‐business media company providing authoritative print and online publications, conferences and exhibitions, research, databases, online exchanges and information products to strategic global markets. PennWell was a pioneer in the emerging oil industry with Oil & Gas Journal magazine, founded in 1902. Today PennWell publishes 45 business‐to‐business magazines and newsletters, conducts over 60 conferences and exhibitions on six continents, and has an extensive offering of books, maps, directories and database services.