27 - 29 October 2020






Initiate! is the perfect platform for startups, students, young professionals and established professionals to share ideas and innovations.


The need for innovation and change in the industry is apparent and happening and Initiate! is the Datatopia of POWERGEN Europe and European Utility Week, where these discussions can take place.

From the digital transition to innovations within the renewable sector, the energy trading sector and looking at transformation within the generation side of power, Initiate! looks at acquiring new talents or forming new partnerships to create positive change. The Initiate! programme stimulates this change by including all players in the eco-system – all with the intention to catapult the industry forward.

Initiate! dived into the latest tech and developments in the startup & young talent space.


The Initiate! Programme is a platform where all players in the eco-system join forces in making sure that the energy transition will be completed 

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Young Talent Programme

A programme for young students about to graduate and ready to work in the industry or students under 35 and working for a utility.

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Startup Programme

Where startups showcase their solutions to the entire event audience on the Initiate! Hub, connect and brainstorm with the incumbents in the industry and venture unities within utilities and meet with VCs.

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2019 EUW Partners & Sponsors

EUW partners and sponsors