• 19-21 October 2021
  • Online

Click on each session you would like to attend for more information and to register for free.

NOTE: The schedule is in Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)


Tuesday 19 October

9:30am – 11:30am

The Pathway to Net Zero

This panel will be discussing climate and decarbonisation in the lead-up to COP26 – what’s Australia’s contribution and the opportunities electrifying the economy will create. 

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Waste policy and innovation

Waste management and recycling is crucial to creating a sustainable future for Australians. Hear from leading policy makers on the Australia’s waste and recycling roadmap, now and into the future.

Wednesday 20 October

10:00am – 11:30am

The next frontier for commercial buildings

In this session we’ll explore how National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS) Energy rating is evolving, the opportunity for load shaping and demand response in commercial buildings, and the least cost pathway for eliminating operational emissions and meeting the sector’s ambitious net zero goals.

10:00am – 11:30am

Waste and Recycling initiatives 

A comprehensive look at waste reduction and recycling initiatives currently being implemented. From current initiatives to the long-term strategy, hear from experts within waste manage and recycling on innovative approaches taken.

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Commercial and industrial waste management

An end-to-end view of commercial and industrial waste streams and look at multiple opportunities across infrastructure, collaborative measures, facility design and policy to improve waste segregation of C&I waste.  

5:00pm – 7:15pm

CEC Solar Masterclass

This session will introduce the Clean Energy Council’s Solar Masterclass, provide a high-level overview of the Australian rooftop solar industry, look at current trends and developments within the sector, and give perspectives on the industry’s future trajectory.

Thursday 21 October

10:00am – 11:30am

Supporting industry to thrive in a net zero economy

This session will survey the latest insights from governments, business coalitions and not-for-profits all working to unlock the big global opportunities for Aussie industry in a prosperous, net zero economy

1:00pm – 2:30pm

The roadmap to creating a national circular economy & from trash to treasure, WtE opportunities for Australia

Diverting waste from landfills and moving away from raw material use is crucial to sustained economic future for all Australians. This session highlights the opportunities presented within CE to creating economic value, through recycling and waste management, WtE technologies using tech and innovation toward creating a more sustainable future.


Tuesday 26 October

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Community Batteries

Three partner companies in community battery projects will discuss the challenges and solutions and what it takes to make a community battery a success. 

Wednesday 27 October

10:00am – 11:30am

Electric Vehicles

The economic value of vehicle-to-grid.

10:00am – 11:30am

Enabling healthy comfortable homes

This session will survey the policy landscape for new and existing homes and how to support consumers through the transition.


1:00pm – 2:30pm

Renewable Energy and the sustainable built environment

In this session, hosted by the Green Building Council of Australia, our experts will share their experiences of how renewables are transforming the sustainable built environment. 

5:00pm - 7:15pm

CEC Solar Masterclass

Safety first: addressing health and safety risks in rooftop solar 

Sustainable solar: the emergence of battery and PV module recycling 

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Women in Renewables

The results from the first diversity and inclusion survey for the Australian renewable energy industry are in. How do we compare to other industries and the working population? Are the results what we expected? Come along to this session to learn more about the success stories, areas for improvement and practical pathways to making your workplace and industry more inclusive.

Thursday 28 October

10:00am – 11:30am

Uniting industry to support the growth of solar in the rapidly transforming grid

To support the growth of rooftop solar, the industry needs to unite to address challenges and opportunities that go beyond regulation and reform. This panel discussion will examine what is the role of distributed energy resources, interoperability and standards, new value streams and security issues that will define the future of our energy system.

10:00am – 11:30am

Flexibility and the 21st century energy market

Just a few days after the long awaited launch of the Wholesale Demand Response Mechanism , this panel will unpack what the new mechanism will means for the market and for customers, the flexibility opportunities that are yet to be realised, and what business can do now smarten up their interactions with the electricity market.

2:00pm – 3:30pm

Hydrogen – Mapping the Supply Chain

Hydrogen in Australia: Where to from here? 
How Cluster Groups can help expedite the advancement of the hydrogen sector
H2N - Enabling the Hunter's hydrogen economy
How utilities can lead Australia to a hydrogen future

3:30pm- 5:00pm

Business update: Australia’s dynamic energy landscape in 2021

Australia’s energy landscape is transforming, and the picture has become even more complex as local and global energy markets have been buffeted by the impacts of COVID-19.

3:30pm – 5:00pm

All-Energy Australia 2021 Networking

Hosted in partnership with the Clean Energy Council, join us at the close of the 2021 conference for a virtual networking function, giving you the opportunity to connect with colleagues and peers across the industry to learn, exchange ideas and form lasting business relationships.