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Programme

8 October 2018

13.00 – 18.00 – visit to Baumgarten.

19.00 – dinner for the conference participants (Le Méridien Vienna).

 

Please note that you have to register for both events on 8 October. For more information, please contact Kathleen Sinnott at events@eurogas.org.

 

9 October 2018: Central and Eastern European Conference

The speakers are in the process of being invited. Confirmed speakers are marked with *.

08.30 Registration & coffee
09.00

Welcome speech

*Stefan Szyszkowitz, Board Member of Eurogas / Spokesman of the Executive Board, EVN

09.15

Keynote speeches

*Michael Losch, Director General for Energy, Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism, Austria

 

Q&A moderated by Jesse Scott, Deputy Secretary General, Eurogas

10.00

Panel 1: Well-functioning and innovative gas market

Introductory speaker and discussant

*Megan Richards, Director, DG ENER, European Commission

 

Speakers

*Petra Vargová Čakovská, SOS Poprad, Slovakia

*Dirk Buschle, Deputy Director, Energy Community Secretariat

*Dimitris Tzortzis, CEO, DEPA, Greece

*Jan Vitovsky, Strategy Manager, Net4Gas, Czech Republic

Pola Naydenova, Executive Director, Dexia, Bulgaria

 

Moderator

Beate Raabe, Secretary General, Eurogas

11.30 Coffee break
12.00

Panel 2: The decarbonisation of heat

Introductory speaker and discussant

*Julian Popov, Chair of the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) / Fellow of the European Climate Foundation

 

Speakers

*Federica Sabbati, Secretary General, European Heating Industry Association (EHI)

*Michael Woltran, Vice President Gas Innovation & Advocacy, OMV Gas & Power

*Sebastian Gröblinghoff, Vice-Chairman of the Management Board, Latvijas Gāze

Tomislav Jureković, President of the Board of Commissioners, Croatian Energy Regulatory Agency (HERA)

 

Moderator

Jesse Scott, Deputy Secretary General, Eurogas

13.30

Concluding remarks

Beate Raabe, Secretary General, Eurogas

13.40 Lunch