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 Matt Hastings Matt Hastings Programme director, local energy systems, Centrica Matt is a national award winning energy and sustainability professional with over 10 years experience in the energy sector. He was awarded ESTA Energy Manager of the Year 2012. He is a founder member of Centrica's Distributed Energy and Power division and currently Programme Director for Local Energy Systems, joining Centrica in April 2014 and since securing £19m funding to trial the UK’s first Local Energy Market in Cornwall. He has held a number of posts at Centrica and prior to this he led on energy management and strategy for the Eden Project.