Dr.-Ing. Michael Detering

Graduated in Mechanical/Process Engineering at Aachen University of Technology (RWTH), Doctoral degree in Civil/Hydraulic Engineering (RWTH Aachen University)

since 1996 active in almost all fields of renewable energy in development, projects, rehabs, assessments, acquisitions, construction and operations Head of Asset Management Hydropower of a large power producer, responsible for 84 HPP in 6 countries

Creation and management of green energy marketing and sales for a major European Utility
techno-economic innovations for significant revenue increase and sustainable plant operation, including an asset condition assessment and monitoring system
various research projects
publications in fields of hydropower, biomass, river and basin management and plant operations & maintenance lecturer at RWTH Aachen University

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Jokiel

Graduation in Civil Engineering at
Aachen University of Technology (RWTH) Doctoral Degree in Hydraulic Engineering and Water Resources Management (1995) and Head of Hydraulic Laboratory at Aachen University of Technology (RWTH Aachen)
Over 15 years’ experience as project and team leader for national and international projects in the field of Water, Energy and Transportation – planning & design, construction, project assessment, acquisition and financing Structuring, development, construction and operation of privately financed infrastructure (PPP) projects
Business development “Renewables” – Main fields: Geothermal Power, Off-shore Wind, Ocean Energy
Working experience in over 25 different countries in Africa, Asia/Australia, Europe and North-America
Various scientific awards, international publications
In 2011 appointed full professor for Hydraulic Engineering and Water Resources Management at Cologne University of Applied Science