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The Indonesia Energy Transition Dialogue (IETD) 2023 is an annual event for policymakers, business leaders, experts, and communities to exchange ideas on Indonesia's energy transition. It is a presentation by ICEF and IESR that aims to meet the nation's energy objectives and discuss methods for changing the power system. Join us in planning a national strategy to meet the medium-term JETP program and the long-term 2050 Net Zero Emission target.

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What is IETD

Since 2018, Indonesia Energy Transition Dialogue is the forum for multi actors in the energy sector to share their ideas and perspectives to bring future energy transition in Indonesia. This event will bring you a broad view of strategy and action to achieve a net zero emission target.  Taking place in Jakarta, IETD invites you to join either online or offline. Mark your calendar on 18-20 September 2023 and please secure your participation by following the registration process

What do we do


IETD, an annual event for policymakers, business leaders, and experts. Exchange ideas on Indonesia's energy transition, plan national strategies, and achieve medium-term and long-term energy goals. Presented by ICEF and IESR.


ICEF is a prestigious forum of 25 energy sector experts in Indonesia. We share objective ideas, adapt to disruption, organize IETD, and provide research-based recommendations to key stakeholders.


IESR is an energy and environment think-tank promoting low-carbon energy systems. Through data-driven policy advocacy, capacity development, and strategic partnerships, IESR drives the transformation towards a sustainable future.

  • How can I participate as a participant in IETD 2023?
    You can participate as a participant either offline or online by registering beforehand.
  • Can I access the virtual conference after the event ended?
    You may access all recorded sessions on the resource page (will be available soon) and IESR youtube channel.
  • What is IETD
    IETD, or Indonesia Energy Transition Dialogue 2023, is the sixth edition of an annual discussion agenda to address energy transition issues in Indonesia. It is organized by the Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR) in collaboration with the Indonesia Clean Energy Forum (ICEF).
  • Does this event provide certificates for participants?
    Certificates can be downloaded independently after the event on each participant's account. Participants will receive certificates if they: Attend the event in person Attend the event online and have watched for 80% of the event's duration, as well as completed the questionnaire.
  • Is this event free?
    You can access the IETD 2023 online for free via zoom and the IESR YouTube channel. Meanwhile, if you are a participant who will take part in person, you will be charged a registration fee of: - First Day : Rp. 200,000 - Second Day : Rp. 200,000 - Third Day : Rp. 200,000 - Bundling Package 3 Days: Rp. 500,000
  • How do journalist attend and cover IETD 2023
    Register to the event and choose media or journalist in the registration form. We will send you linked and schedule to cover the event.
  • Is it possible to register after the event began?
    Yes, it is possible. You can still register by clicking the registration button in the Home page.
  • Who should attend?
    International and local policymakers and regulators International energy institutions and academia Energy producers, including multinationals and state-controlled enterprises involved in exploration and production activities Service providers in the energy sector Companies providing infrastructure-related support to the energy sector Investors Energy industry analysts and commentators Individuals interested in the future of energy security, innovation, investment, and sustainability Academics
  • How do I find the speaker?
    Please visit the agenda page here. The confirmed speaker will be updated in the daily agenda.
  • Why should the organizer contact me after covering an event?
    Organizers may contact you to clarify and or add additional information regarding your coverage.
  • What language IETD will be delivered?
    The event will be delivered bilingual in Indonesia and English. Live translation from English to Indonesian and Indonesian to English will be provided.
  • How can I participate in the event at the venue?
    We have limited the number of participants. You can attend the event in person by registering beforehand. Make sure you have obtained the participant ticket barcode for the event. If you encounter any difficulties, you can contact us.
  • What if there's a mistake in writing the participant's name?
    Participants are expected to write their full and accurate names on their respective accounts, as the name on the certificate will match the name registered on the account. If there's an error in the name, participants are encouraged to contact the IETD secretariat via email at
  • Why was my account suspended/revoked?
    Violation in the user agreement, including but not limited to hamper the virtual event, may cause your account to be revoked
  • When will IETD 2023 be held?
    The IETD 2023 is scheduled to take place as a hybrid event from September 18th to September 20th, 2023.
  • How can I access the virtual conference?
    You have to register your IETD 2023 account to join and access the virtual conference. The virtual conference can be accessed through the virtual conference page. 
  • How do I register the event?
    Simple, create an account in this site which you can do through the Register button in the Home page, or click the Log In button on the header. You will be then notified about the schedule and can access the conference page when they are ready.
  • How do I become an official sponsor?
    IETD 2023 is an ideal platform to promote your vision of the energy system of the future in Indonesia. For inquiry on sponsorship opportunities please contact or
  • Where can I view the event agenda?
    You can view the event agenda on the following page:
  • Where does the event take place?
    The Indonesia Energy Transition Dialogue 2023 will be held as a hybrid event at Hotel JS Luwansa, Jakarta, and virtually through Zoom and the IESR's YouTube channel.
  • 10:45-11:00 : Photo Session
    Led by MC (Keynote speaker and VVIP, ICEF member and VVIP, IESR and ICEF etc)
  • 15:00-15:10 : Session Transision
    MC led the transition
  • 15:10-16:40 : Presentation with panel discussion: JETP and beyond - What to anticipate after the submission of JETP Comprehensive Investment Planning
    Presentation: CIP and next step by JEPT secretariat (Dr. Edo Mahendra) Panelist: Gov of Indonesia/Kemenkomarves PT PLN PT SMI Net Zero world/NREL? IEA Director/Vice Director level Moderator: ICEF member
  • 10:00-10:45 : Short Dialog
    Follow-up discussion With Keynote speakers on driver and urgency of NZE and the Indonesia NZE commitment. Moderated by ICEF (FT)
  • 12:00-13:30 : Lunch Break and Networking Session
    MC led the transition
  • 11:00-11:50 : Short Presentation: Outlook on Indonesia’s future power system
    Short presentation: What are the many outlook of power system to reach NZE? How does this compare with each other (GoI, IEA, IRENA, IESR,)? What are the silver lining that could be drawn from all the outlooks? IESR Research Manager (20 minutes) Short Q & A with moderator: ICEF member/IESR (30 minutes)
  • 09:00-10:00 : Opening Session
    Opening by MC Opening Speech : ICEF Chairman Keynote Speech 1 : Minister of EMR Keynote Speech 2 : High profile people from international Opening Ceremony (could be ceremonial video, or compilations of aspiration?, or etc)
  • 13:30-15:00 : Roundtable discussion: Synergizing the long-term strategy of NZE Indonesia and lesson learned from other countries
    Panel discussion: (whole session) DG NREEC MEMR DG Climate Mitigation, MoEF Director of Facilities and Infrastructures, Bappenas Danish/Germany/UK Ambassador IRENA ADB/World Bank IESR (presenter from pervious session) Moderator: ICEF member/IESR
  • 09:00-10:00 : Short Presentation: VRE integration and system flexibility, what you need, when, and at what cost
    Short presentation: The six phase of VRE integration, and lesson learned from other countries IEA (30 minutes) Short Q & A with moderator: IESR
  • 16:50-17:00 :Closing by MC and Remarks for Today and Next day
  • 10:00-10:05 : Session Transision
    MC led the transition
  • 13:00-14:50 : Multiple Presentation with panel: Advancing the energy storage development
    Presentation: Pumped hydro storage: for shifting the load – ANU Battery for power system service for IBC/Tesla Singapore Q & A with moderator + panelist: Two presenter, PLN EVP divsis, IESR, DJK?
  • 15:00-16:50 : Multiple Presentation with panel: Enabling a 100% RE island: case studies around the world
    Presentation: EMR agency Bali Hawaii Danish Moderator: IESR
  • 10:05-11:45 : Multiple Presentation with panel: Predicting the variability - Building the capacity in VRE forecasting
    Presentation: Utility from Germany (RWE) Australia Energy market Operator/AEMO PLN dispatch center/P3B Moderator: Q & A with presenter and audiences
  • 14:50-15:00 : Session Transision
    MC led the transition
  • 11:45-13:00 : Lunch Break and Networking Session
    MC led the transition
  • 09:00-10:25 : Workshop: Getting the new RE pipelines ready: Procuring the RE and incentives requirement
    Workshop: Preparing new pipeline until FS – DGNREEC/Akuo? (20 minutes) Getting the auction right – India/TERI/CEEW (20 minutes) Linking incentives with the procurement process – Agora (20 minutes) Direct Q & A with audiences: moderator (25 minutes)
  • 15:05-16:30 : Multiple presentation with panelist: New role of thermal power plant on the verge of high VRE share
    Multiple presentation with panelist: Dr. Raditya Wiranegara (IESR) (20 minutes) Owner of CFPP in Germany/India (20 minutes) Panel discussion: (1 hour 10 minutes) Presenter + CFPP owner in Indonesia (IPP) + PLN + Expert
  • 10:25-10:30 : Session Transision
    MC led the transition
  • 13:30-15:00 : Presentation with panel discussion: How to enable balancing services in a regulated market?
    Presentation with panel discussion: Agora/IESR (20 minutes) Panelist: (1 hour 10 minutes) Agora, IESR, DJK, PJCI/MKI Moderator: ICEF member
  • 16:30-17:00 : Closing & Recommendation
    MC led the transition ICEF summary and brief
  • 15:00-15:05 : Session Transision
    MC led the transition
  • 10:30-12:00 : Multiple presentation with panelist: Attract private financing, fair risk distribution and PPA
    Multiple presentation with panelist: PLN Renewable energy/ KADIN Legal analysis on PPA and risk distribution (PWC/Umbra) Q & A with moderator + panelist: DGNREEC, SoE Bank, PT SMI, Business representative
  • 12:00-13:30 : Lunch Break and Networking Session
    MC led the transition
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