Associate Prof. Mohammad Reza Hesamzadeh

Conference chair

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Mohammad Reza Hesamzadeh (IEEE-SM’13) received his Docent (Readership) from KTH Royal Insitute of Technology, Sweden, and his PhD from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia, in 2013 and 2010, respectively. He was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at KTH in 2010-2011 where he is currently an associate professor.
He is also a Faculty Affiliate at Program on Energy and Sustainable development (PESD), Stanford University and Research Professor at German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin).
Dr Hesamzadeh is a member of international association for Energy Economics (IAEE) and a Member of Cigre, Sweden Section. He is currently an editor of IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. He has won several awards for his papers including several BEST PAPER AWARDs in IEEE power and energy society general meeting. He is the author of the textbook “The Economics of Electricity Markets” by Wiley-IEEE Press which is now used in several universities. He is also the editor of an upcoming Springer book on “Electricity Transmission Investment in Liberalized Electricity Markets”. Dr. Hesamzadeh has been providing consulting services on different energy market issues including Market Power Detection and Analysis for the Australian Competition and Consumer Comission and Australian Energy Regulatory. He is currently the regulatory expert for implementation of ISO for Bangladesh Electricity Industry project funded by World Bank.

Prof. Ingo Vogelsang

Conference vice-chair

Boston University

Ingo Vogelsang is a professor of economics at Boston University. He has received his doctorate in Economics from the University of Heidelberg in 1969. From 1968 to 1975 he was a managing limited partner of Vogelsang & Schönfeld, an international fuel-trading firm in Hamburg, Germany. He subsequently taught economics at the University of Bonn until 1980. From 1981 on he has been at Boston University. He is an Associate Editor of Information Economics and Policy and on the editorial board of several other journals, including the Journal of Regulatory Economics. His major consultancies include the RAND Corporation, the World Bank, the European Commission, the German Ministry of Economics (BMWi), the German Monopoly Commission, the German regulatory agency (BNetzA), and regulatory agencies in a number of countries.
Professor Vogelsang has published sixteen books and monographs and many articles on public utility regulation, public enterprises, privatization and institutional problems in network industries. Among others, he has developed regulatory mechanisms that formed the basis for price caps. In recent years, his research interest in energy has focused on methods for regulating electricity transmission networks and the characerization of transmission cost functions.

Mr. Lars Herre

Technical chair

Dr. Jagruti R. Thakur

Chair Assistant - Publications

Ms. Elvan Helander


Ms. Annica Johannesson


Mr. Mikhail Skalyga

Technical chair

Ms. Priyanka Shinde

Technical chair

Ms. Evelin Blom

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Julián Barquín (Endesa, Spain)

Ronnie Belmans (K.U. Leuven, Belgium)

Marko Delimar (University of Zagreb, Croatia)

Jean-Michel Glachant (FSR and Loyola Chair, Italy)

Andrej F. Gubina (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)

Władysław Mielczarski (TU Lodz, Poland)

Dominik Möst (TU Dresden, Germany)

João Tomé Saraiva (University of Porto, Portugal)

Jorge Sousa (ISEL & INESC-ID, Portugal)

Michał Wierzbowski (TU Lodz, Poland)

Fushuan Wen (Tallinn University of Technology and Hangzhou Dianzi University)

Mihai Calin (AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Austria)

Erik Delarue (KU Leuven, Belgium)

Samson Hadush (Vlerick Business School, Belgium)

Selma Hanjalic (University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Pablo Cuervo Franco (University of Brasilia/Campus Universitário, Asa Norte, Faculdade de Tecnologia – FT, Brazil)

Andre Teixeira (University of Amazonas State, Brazil)

Goran Knezevic (Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, University of Osijek, Croatia)

Zvonimir Klaic (Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, University of Osijek, Croatia)

Danijel Topic (Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, University of Osijek, Croatia)

Marko Delimar (Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia)

Igor Kuzle (Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia)

Hrvoje Pandzic (Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia)

Damir Jakus (Fakultet elektrotehnike, strojarstva i brodogradnje, Split, Croatia)

Jacques Percebois (University de Montpellier, France)

Yannick Perez (CentraleSupélec and Université Paris-Sud, France)

Yannick Phulpin (EDF, France)

Hannelle Holtinten (VTT Technical Research Center, Finland)

Jonas Egerer (TU Berlin, Germany)

Philipp Hauser (TU Dresden, Germany)

Dogan Keles (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)

Cristoph Mayer (OFFIS e.V. – Institut für Informatik, Germany)

Felix Müsgens (BTU Cottbus, Germany)

Anne Neumann (Universität Potsdam, Germany)

Mathias Uslar (OFFIS e.V., Germany)

Christoph Brunner (EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG, Germany)

Pantelis Capros (National Technical University of Athens, Greece)

Marta Chinnici (ENEA – Italian National Agency for Energy, Italy)

Giorgio Graditi (ENEA – Italian National Agency for Energy, Italy)

Luigi Grossi (University of Verona, Italy)

Arturo Lorenzoni (University of Padova, Italy)

Gianluigi Migliavacca (RSE S.p.A., Italy)

Fany Nan (University of Verona, Italy)

Alessandro Sapio (Parthenope University of Naples, Italy)

Federico Silvestro (University of Genova, Italy)

Alessandro Zani (RSE S.p.A., Italy)

Anna Mutule (Institute of Physical Energetics, Latvia)

Artjoms Obushevs (Institute of Physical Energetics (IPE), Latvia)

Irina Oleinikova (Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway)

Machiel Mulder (University of Groningen, the Netherlands)

Ivan Diaz-Rainey (University of Otago, New Zealand)

Nils-Henrik von der Fehr (University of Oslo, Norway)

Tomasz Siewierski (Lodz University of Technology, Poland)

João Catalão (Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP), Portugal)

Jose Nuno Fidalgo (FEUP/DEEC & INESC TEC, Portugal)

Fernando Maciel Barbosa (FEUP and INESC TEC, Portugal)

Joao Lagarto (Lisbon Engineering Superior Institute (ISEL), Portugal)

Pedro Faria (GECAD – Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

João Saraiva (INESC, Portugal)

Julia Seixas (Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal)

Jorge Sousa (ISEL & INESC-ID, Portugal)

Zita Vale (ISEP; Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal)

Jose Villar (INES TEC, Portugal)

Zeljko Djurisic (University of Belgrade, School of Electrical Engineering, Serbia)

Predrag Stefanov (University of Belgrade, School of Electrical Engineering, Serbia)

Vladimir Katic (University of Novi Sad, Serbia)

Gasper Artac (Petrol d.d., Slovenia)

Borut Kozan (Petrol d.d., Slovenia)

Marko Čepin (University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Slovenia)

Carlos Madina (Tecnalia Research & Innovation, Spain)

Gustavo A. Marrero (Unversidad de La Laguna, Spain)

Juan Ignacio Perez Diaz (Technical University of Madrid, Spain)

Francisco Ramos-Real (Universidad de La Laguna, Spain)

Julio Usaola (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)

Chloé Le Coq (Stockholm School of Economics (SSE), Sweden)

Ndaona Chokani (ETH Zürich, Switzerland)

Sasa Djokic (School of Engineering, The University of Edinburgh, UK)

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