4th South East Europe Energy Dialogue - 3-4 June, 2010

4th South East Europe Energy Dialogue

THURSDAY JUNE 3, 2010

SESSION I
OPENING SESSION

CHAIR:

Mr. Slav SLAVOV, Regional Coordinator for Europe & Central Asia, World Energy Council (WEC), London
Mr. Costis STAMBOLIS, Executive Director, IENE, Greece

  • Opening Remarks by Mr. Costis STAMBOLIS, Executive Director, IENE & by Mr. Slav SLAVOV, Regional Coordinator for Europe & Central Asia, World Energy Council (WEC)
  • Dr. John DESYPRIS, Energy Division, Mytilineos Holdings S.A. and Chairman of IENE, Greece
  • Dr. George KOUTZOUKOS, Special Advisor, Regulatory Energy Authority (RAE), Greece
  • Dr. Henri DONCHEV, State Expert, Energy Markets Dept., Ministry of Economy, Energy & Tourism, Bulgaria
  • Prof. Stavri DHIMA, Head of Primary Policies Sector, Ministry of Economy, Trade & Energy Albania
  • Dr. Yurdakul YIGITGUDEN, Member of the BOD, Borusan ENBW Energy A.S., Turkey

SESSION II - Plenary
"Regional Energy Security and Update on Major Energy Projects"

CHAIR:

Mr. Thomas LAMNIDIS, Lawyer, KLC Law Firm, and Board Member of IENE, Greece

SPEAKERS:

PANELISTS:

  • Dr. Rosen SIMITCHIEV, Adviser, Bulgartransgaz EAD, Bulgaria
  • Mr. Vladimir DUROVIC, Manager, Development Division Dept., PLINACRO Ltd., Croatia
  • Mr. Christos DIMAS, General Manager, J/V Helpe S.A. Thraki S.A., Greece

SESSION III - Plenary
"The Business and Investment Climate in S.E. Europe"

CHAIR:

Dr. Lulin RADULOV, Director, BSREC, Bulgaria
Prof. Dimitris MAVRAKIS, Director, KEPA, Greece

SPEAKERS:

  • Mrs. Grammatiki TSINGOU, Director General in the Projects Directorate, EIB, Luxemburg (keynote presentation)
  • Mr. George GIAOURIS, Senior Banker, EBRD, U.K.
  • Mr. Ylli DYLGJERI, Director General on Economic Development & Policies, Ministry of Economy, Trade & Energy, Albania
  • Dr. Sedat CAL, Senior Expert Investment, Energy Charter Secretariat, Belgium

PANELISTS:

  • Mr. Miroslav KUKOBAT, Head of Unit, Senior Expert on Energy and Infrastructure, Regional Cooperation Council, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Mrs. Sofia KASSIDOVA, Vice President, Finance, Black Sea Trade & Development Bank, Thessaloniki
  • Mr. Dorian DUCKA, Director of European Integration, Ministry of Economy, Trade & Energy, Albania

SESSION IV - Plenary
"The Climate Change Agenda"

CHAIR:

Prof. Mustafa TIRIS, Director of the Energy Institute, Marmara Research Centre, Turkey
Mr. Alexandros VRACHNOS, Metallurgical Engineer, Member of the Executive Committee, IENE, Greece

SPEAKERS:

  • Prof. Pantelis CAPROS, NTUA and Chairman of IENE's Scientific Committee, Greece (keynote presentation)
  • Mr. Slav SLAVOV, Regional Coordinator for Europe & Central Asia, World Energy Council (WEC)
  • Mr. Borko RAICEVIC, Energy Efficiency & Renewables Expert, Energy Community Secretariat, Vienna
  • Mr. Miroslav KUKOBAT, Head of Unit, Senior Expert on Energy and Infrastructure, Regional Cooperation Council, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Mr. Manthos KALLIOS, Director of Solar Power Department, PPC Renewables S.A., Greece
  • Dr. Theodor GOUMAS, Managing Director, EXERGIA S.A., Greece

PANELISTS:

  • Ms. Emanuela MENICHETTI, Senior Energy Analyst, OME, France
  • Dr. Nikolaos KOUKOUZAS, Director of Research, CERTH/ISTA, Greece
  • Mr. John CHADJIVASILIADIS, Independent Consultant and Head of IENE's RES Committee, Greece
  • Mr. Senad VRAZALIC, Senior Expert, Buildings Performance Institute Europe, Brussels
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