Smart Energy Marketplace 2017Smart Energy Marketplace 2017 Smart Energy Marketplace; a unique showcase of the emerging smart, decentralised energy system of the future – a radical shift in the way we power our lives that is creating huge opportunities. The largest energy event in the south west. This year Smart Energy Marketplace now in its second year, is the new name for the hugely successful Renewable Energy Marketplace which featured over 80 exhibitors and attracted over 1,000 delegates. Booking for this event is now closed. Event OverviewVisitExhibitConferenceTalksSponsorsLocationBookDirectory Katherine Vinnicombe Katherine Vinnicombe Investment manager, Foresight Group Katherine is an investment manager at Foresight Group responsible for originating and executing solar, wind and energy storage transactions, recently leading Foresight's first private wire project, the 72MW Shotwick Solar Farm in Deeside. As an innovative direct supply arrangement, and the largest solar park in the UK, this is an interesting example of how the UK can transition from its fossil fuel dependent centralised model to a low emissions and increasingly smart network, where Foresight are seeking to take a lead. Prior to Foresight, Katherine was as an associate director at Lloyds bank, providing construction and project finance across wind, solar, transmission and smart metering sectors, after studying Natural Sciences at Cambridge University.