VAR Partner Day

VAR Partner Day 2019 

7th Value Added Reseller Partner Day September 11-13, 2019 Bled, Slovenia
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VAR Partner Day 2019

Partnering up in Bled

Thank you for your participation in this year’s VAR Partner Day!

According to tradition, our Siemens Value Added Reseller (VAR) Partner Day for Central Eastern Europe moves to another location every year. This year's conference took place in Bled, Slovenia. Managers, planners and engineers from Siemens partners were invited to attend our event, visit the portfolio exhibition and participate in the lively discussions about Siemens products and solutions for protection, monitoring, control and automation. 

Impressions

Highlights of the VAR Partner Day 2019

During the 7th annual partner day various Siemens experts and partners provided our guests with insightful presentations and an expert forum about the challenges of distribution automation. Next to the presentations, an accompanying exhibition of the Siemens portfolio as well as the opportunity to engage with experts were part of the agenda. The participants also had the opportunity to visit the reference project RTP Brnik.

Review this year’s event highlights in the picture gallery below. Further impressions are available in our picture gallery.

Program 2019

Presentations on Product Innovations and Developments

All presentations are available as downloads.

Please click on the respective presentation below to access the download option. You can also download the entire program here.

Individual Arrival

19:30 - 22:00 Welcome Dinner

Speaker
Matej Grdadolnik (Head of Digital Grid, Siemens Slovenia)
Edward Strasser (Head of VAR Partner Program, CEE)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

09:00 - 09:10 Welcome

Speaker
Matej Grdadolnik (Head of Digital Grid, Siemens Slovenia) 

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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09:10 - 09:25 Partner Program Topics

Speaker
Edward Strasser (Head of VAR Partner Program, CEE)   

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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09:25 - 10:10 SIPROTEC News & Updates

Speaker
Sasho Martinovski (Protection and Commissioning Engr, Siemens Austria)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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10:10 - 10:40 REYROLLE 5 Introduction

Speaker
Alexander Erokhin (Regional Sales Manager, Reyrolle)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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10:40 - 11:10 Coffee Break

11:10 - 11:30 SIPROTEC Digital Twin

Speaker
Simone Kachelriess (Sales Consulting, Energy Automation)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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11:30 - 12:00 SICAM A8000 News & Updates

Speaker
Reinhard Krug (Head of SICAM A8000 Product Lifecycle Mgmt)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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12:00 - 12:30 SICAM Device Manager News & Updates

Speaker
Reinhard Krug (Head of SICAM A8000 Product Lifecycle Mgmt)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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12:30 - 13:25 Lunch Break

13:25 - 13:55 Innovation beyond Smart Meters

Speaker
Wolfgang Jöbstl    (Portfolio Manager, Smart Metering)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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13:55 - 14:20 Distribution Automation / Self Healing Competence Center

Speaker
Mario Valcic (Sales Manager, Digital Grid, Siemens Croatia)
Vladimir Gagic (Automation and Commissioning Engineer, Siemens Croatia)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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14:20 - 14:40 Power Quality Management Overview

Speaker
Simone Kachelriess (Sales Consulting, Energy Automation)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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14:40 - 15:00 MindSphere / IoT Functionality

Speaker
Reinhard Krug (Product Lifecycle Manager A8000)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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15:00 - 15:35 IoT Connectivity and Grid Diagnotics Suite

Speaker
Simone Kachelriess (Sales Consulting, Energy Automation)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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15:35 - 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00 - 16:30 Transfer to Reference Project

16:30 - 17:15 Excursion RTP Brnik

17:15 - 17:45 Transfer back

18:00 Meeting Point: Reception Hall Rikli Balance Hotel

18:00 - 19:15 Guided walk alongside the lake and tour through the castle

19:30 - 22:00 Dinner at the Bled Castle

22:30 & 23:30 Transfer to Hotel

09:00 - 09:30 Power Line Communication: PowerLink IP

Speaker
Ralf Adelseck (Product Line Manager, Smart Communication)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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09:30 - 10:00 OHL Condition Monitoring: PowerLink CM

Speaker
Ralf Adelseck (Product Line Manager, Smart Communication)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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10:00 - 10:30 National Implementation of Cyber Security Requirements

Speaker
Walter Wutzl (Head of Digital Grid Products, CEE)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 -11:30 VAR Partner Project Presentation Kolektor IGIN

Speaker
Tomaž Kolarič (Kolektor IGIN, Sales engineer)
Sanel Huskić  (Kolektor IGIN, Technical engineer)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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11:30 - 12:00 VAR Partner Project Presentation Navitas "Experience with SIPROTEC 5 devices over the last years"

Speaker

Adnan Pašić / Alen Burdžović / Ensar Kalajdžisalihović (Navitas Company founders and leading engineers)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

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12:00 - 12:30 Summary, Wrap Up & Thanks

Speaker
Edward Strasser (Head of VAR Partner Program, CEE)

Location
Rikli Balance Hotel

12:30 - 14:00 Buffet Lunch

14:00 Transfer to Airport or individual Departure

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