Our Events

Our events are a hub for doing business in the UK solar industry, building the relationships and helping you seal the deals to make your company grow. STA paid events bring together influencers and opinion shapers form the industry, government and other bodies. At our members only meetings and working groups, key decisions are made on the position that STA takes on important issues while allowing members to network with others in the industry. Our list of carefully selected partner events provide a pre-screened list of interesting and relevant events to attend. Click on the event categories or view the list below to learn more about upcoming events.

Past Events

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London Build 2017

  • October 25th- October 26th
  • Venue: London Olympia

London Build Expo - is the leading construction and design event for London and the South East of England. It's completely FREE to attend, so why not register yourself now?

This market leading two day event is a must attend for: Architects, Developers, Government, Contractors, Housing Associations, Local Councils, Builders, Specialist Contractors, Tradesmen, Suppliers and many more.

Energy Storage: The Next Wave

  • November 1st - 15:30-19:30
  • Venue: TLT Solicitors

This year, working again with our industry sponsors, Regen is developing a new insight paper which will look at the latest market, regulatory and policy developments in the storage sector and assess the near term viability of the “next wave” of storage projects co-located and optimised with generation assets and high energy demand customers. We would like to invite anyone interested in the development of energy storage to attend our launch of this paper.

STA Storage: Market Access & Systems Integration

  • November 7th - 12:30-20:00
  • Venue: BLP

*** Buy before the 21st of September to get the Early Bird Discount ****

STA Scotland Working Group – Members Only

  • November 16th - 09:00-16:00
  • Venue: Anderson Strathern, Glasgow

STA Scotland, which is a sub-committee of the STA Board of Directors, coordinates the work of the STA in Scotland, both on solar PV and solar thermal, rooftop and ground mount. It is made up of two sub working groups, the STA Scotland Policy and Communications Working Group and the STA Scotland Rooftop Solar Working Group.

EWiRE A Smart Decentralised System

  • November 16th - 16:00-19:00
  • Venue: TLT Solicitors

This event will provide an opportunity for women working in the sector to understand the market opportunities in energy storage and smarter energy markets as we move towards a system which is more decentralised, smarter and cleaner

BGS Solar Energy Summit

  • November 20th- November 21st
  • Venue: Tunisia, Tunis

Solar Ireland 2017 Conference

  • November 28th- November 29th
  • Venue: Croke Park, Dublin

To be held in Croke Park, Dublin between 28-29 November, Solar Ireland 2017 will play host to key stakeholders in the Irish and international solar industry. The agenda will include sessions on; project development, utility scale solar, roof-top solar, policy support and implementation, best practice in planning, solar and community, solar and farming, grid connection, and financing solar amongst others. With an expected 350 delegates, 34 speakers, 7 panel sessions, and 25 exhibitors, Solar Ireland 2017 will be a master class in succeeding in solar on the island. This is the annual ‘go-to’ event for the solar industry in Ireland.

Future Energy & Finance

  • November 28th- November 30th
  • Venue: Business Design Centre, London

Renewable Futures and Green Energy Awards

  • November 28th - 09:00-23:00
  • Venue: Assembly Rooms

The Green Energy Awards is a night to remember, as we celebrate the success of the renewable energy industry. This year the awards will be celebrating the exciting projects and great companies driving the smart and sustainable energy revolution across the UK as well as the inspiring communities and people championing sustainable energy in the south west of England.

O&M and Asset Management Conference

  • December 7th (All Day)
  • Venue: Bird & Bird, London

The Solar Trade Association and SolarPower Europe are bringing together first line experts on O&M and asset management to drive the discussion and work on standards and practices that the industry, the financial community and all the relevant stakeholders can benefit from.

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