The Eurogas Annual conference will take place from 12.30 to 17.30 and will be followed by a networking reception, from 17.30 to 20.00.
More speakers will be confirmed soon.
|12.30||Registration & lunch|
Martin Hermann, Acting President of Eurogas
Seán Kelly, Member of the European Parliament
Marie-Christine Marghem, Federal Minister of Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development, Belgium
Panel 1: Delivering the Energy Transition for a Competitive Europe
This session explores the importance of taking full advantage of gas’ potential in the future sustainable energy mix through decarbonisation and technological development, to deliver a competitive economy in Europe.
Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, Secretary General, Hydrogen Europe
Nicola Rega, Climate Change & Energy Director, CEPI
Marion Labatut, Director Policy Issues, Eurelectric
Tudor Constantinescu, Principal Adviser to the Director General for Energy, European Commission
Edouard Sauvage, CEO, GRDF
Panel 2: Going Global – What can Europe Learn?
This session discusses gas as a solution to the world’s energy and environmental challenges by showcasing how gas contributes to clean energy in countries outside Europe.
Megan Richards, Director of Energy Policy in DG Energy, European Commission
Roland Roesch, Deputy Director, IRENA
Frank Wouters, Director, EU GCC Clean Energy Technology Network
Jean-Baptiste Dubreuil, Senior Natural Gas Analyst, International Energy Agency
Guloren Turan, General Manager Advocacy, Global CCS Institute
Panel 3: Strategies or a Yellow Brick Road to 2050?
This session sets out views on the pathway to achieving a carbon neutral Europe and a robust gas market, by exploring opportunities relating to the current regulatory framework and what improvements are needed.
Lisa Fischer, Senior Policy Advisor, E3G
Eva Hennig, Head of Department of Policy Issues, Thüga
Boyana Achovski, Secretary General, Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE)
David Wells, President, Shell Energy Europe
Charles-Henri Robert, Executive Director, CEFIC
Raffaele Mauro Petriccione, Director-General, DG Climate Action, European Commission
The event will be moderated by Sasha Twining, television and radio presenter.