DigiSect 2022

Expert Workshop on

Design and Operation of Digitalized Sector-coupled Energy Systems

30th and 31st March 2022
Hamburg, Germany


The aim of the workshop is to bring together experts from Europe to exchange insights and to create a roadmap on possible trends and research directions for operation, control and digitalization in sector-coupled energy systems or sector integration.

The event took place as a physical meeting with online broadcast of expert talks for public in zoom.

Participants of the Expert Workshop on Design and Operation of Digitalized Sector-coupled Energy Systems 2022, Hamburg, TUHH. Photo: TUHH


Wednesday 30th March

Cluster 1: System architecture and operation strategies
Holistic modelling and simulation, Test and validation approaches, cellular concept, system of systems strategies, Resilience and Sustainability.

11:30 – 12:30 Lunch and registration

12:30 12:40 Welcome

  • Prof. Christian Becker (TUHH, Germany)
    Dr. Davood Babazadeh (TUHH, Germany)

12:40 – 13:40 Keynote

13:40 – 14:00 Break

14:00 – 15:20 Session 1

15:20 – 15:45 Break

15:45 – 17:00 Session 2

17:15 – 18:15 Discussion & Brainstorming (just for onsite participants)

20:00 – Workshop Dinner

Thursday 31st March

Cluster 2: Automation and Digitalization Technologies
Artificial Intelligence, Digital Twins, Optimization, IoT and Communication, Interoperability, Distributed ledger, Cyber security, Market and regulation.

9:00 – 10:20 Session 1

10:20 – 10:40 Break

10:40 – 11:45 Session 2

11:45 – 13:30 Discussion & Brainstorming

12:30 – Lunch in parallel


TUHH: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Becker,  Dr. Davood Babazadeh
KTH: Assis. Prof. Qianwen Xu, Prof. Lars Nordström
OFFIS: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Astrid Nieße, Dr. Christoph Mayer
AIT: PD Dr. Thomas Strasser, Dr. Edmund Widl


Dr. Davood Babazadeh, Luise Meinking

Email:  davood.babazadeh@tuhh.de, luise.meinking@tuhh.de

Tel: +49 40 42878 3013