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The online event will run from 15:00 to 18:00



Welcome speech

Philippe Sauquet, President of Eurogas





Keynote speeches

Kadri Simson, Commissioner for Energy, European Commission

Maria Spyraki, MEP, EPP, Member of the ITRE Committee, European Parliament

Ville Niinistö, MEP, Greens/EFA coordinator in the ITRE Committee, European Parliament

Christoph Jugel, Head of Energy Systems, DENA








Panel 1: Energy in 2030 & 2050 – What will it look like?

Are we on course for a continued multi-vectored energy system or is there a single view for the energy system of the future? What is the role of gas in the energy transition and a carbon neutral EU?

Giles Dickson, CEO, WindEurope

Frauke Thies, Executive Director, SmartEn – Smart Energy Europe

Jan Ingwersen, General Director, ENTSOG

Clara Poletti, Chair of the Board of Regulators, ACER

16:50 Coffee break







Panel 2: A Green Deal that works for the EU consumers & industry

What should the Green Deal deliver for EU industry, for the consumers? How will the way we consume energy have to change?

Andreas Graf, Project Manager, EU Energy Policy, Agora Energiewende

Paul Voss, Managing Director, Euroheat & Power

Nicola Rega, Climate Change and Energy Director, Cepi

Monique Goyens, Director General, BEUC



Concluding remarks

James Watson, Secretary General, Eurogas


The conference is moderated by Sasha Twining, Journalist, radio & TV presenter