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DRS Energy Prospects Post-2020

Time: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Location: Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade - 1016 Budapest, Bérc street 13-15., Hungary Map

The Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary have the pleasure to invite you to the first Danube Region Strategy Conference to be entitled “DRS Energy Prospects Post-2020”.

The language of the event: English.

The event is public but registration is required.

Please register until 30 May.

Danube Region Strategy (DRS) Conferences

Thematic focus 1: Energy

“DRS Energy Prospects Post-2020”

 

Agenda

 

12.30 - 13.00

Registration

 

 

13.00 - 13.10

Opening remarks

Ambassador Márton Schőberl, Director, Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade (IFAT)

13.10 – 13.25

Keynote speech

Mr István Joó, Ministerial Commissioner for Water Diplomacy, Export and the Danube Region Strategy, Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary

13.25 - 13.40

Keynote speech

Mr Zoltán Deák, Head of Political and Economic Unit, European Commission Representation in Hungary

13.40 - 15.00

Panel discussion

Topic: Energy outlook for the DRS region (i.e. integration of electricity and gas markets, renewable energy, environmental sustainability, potential business synergies)

Expert presentations by:

  • Mr Pál Ságvári, Ambassador-at-large for energy security, Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hungary
  • Mr Pavol Szalai, Senior Editor, EurActiv.sk, Slovakia
  • Mr Victor  Logatskiy, Leading Expert, Energy Programs, Razumkov Center, Ukraine
  • Ambassador Csaba Kőrösi, Director, Directorate for Environmental Sustainability, Office of the President of the Republic, Hungary
  • Mr Todor Galev, Senior Analyst, Center for the Study of Democracy, Bulgaria

Moderator: Ms Diána Szőke, Senior Analyst, Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade (IFAT), Hungary

Q+A session