Energy Security for the Future

2 June 2017

Volodymyr Kistion, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine,
Volodymyr Kistion

Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine

Aleksander Kwaśniewski, President of Poland (1995-2005),
Aleksander Kwaśniewski

President of Poland (1995-2005)

Danilo Türk, President of Slovenia (2007-2012),
Danilo Türk

President of Slovenia (2007-2012)

Guy Verhofstadt, 47th Prime Minister of Belgium (1999 - 2008), Leader of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Group and Member of the European Parliament from Belgium,
Guy Verhofstadt

47th Prime Minister of Belgium (1999 - 2008), Leader of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Group and Member of the European Parliament from Belgium

John E. Herbst, Director of Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center of the Atlantic Council and US Ambassador to Ukraine (2003-2006),
John E. Herbst

Director of Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center of the Atlantic Council and US Ambassador to Ukraine (2003-2006)

Andris Piebalgs, European Commissioner for Energy (2004 and 2009),
Andris Piebalgs

European Commissioner for Energy (2004 and 2009)

Joseph Cofer Black, Director of the CIA’s Counterterrorist Center (1999-2002) and Ambassador at Large for counter-terrorism (2002-2004),
Joseph Cofer Black

Director of the CIA’s Counterterrorist Center (1999-2002) and Ambassador at Large for counter-terrorism (2002-2004)

Ireneusz Bil, Director of Amicus Europae Foundation,
Ireneusz Bil

Director of Amicus Europae Foundation

Kristian Takac, Senior Researcher, Globsec Policy Institute
Kristian Takac

Senior Researcher

Globsec Policy Institute

David Robinson, Senior Research Fellow, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
David Robinson

Senior Research Fellow

Oxford Institute for Energy Studies

David Livingston, Associate Fellow, Carnegie’s Energy and Climate Program
David Livingston

Associate Fellow

Carnegie’s Energy and Climate Program

Samuele Furfari, Adviser to the Director General , European Commission DG Energy
Samuele Furfari

Adviser to the Director General

European Commission DG Energy

Nektaria Karakatsani, PhD in Energy Economics (LBS), MSc (Oxford) Member of the Board Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE) ,
Nektaria Karakatsani

PhD in Energy Economics (LBS), MSc (Oxford) Member of the Board Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE)

Kostas Andriosopoulos, Associate Professor, Finance and Energy Economics | London  Executive Director, Research Centre for Energy Management (RCEM)  Director, Masters in Energy Management (MEM & EMEM) ,
Kostas Andriosopoulos

Associate Professor, Finance and Energy Economics | London Executive Director, Research Centre for Energy Management (RCEM) Director, Masters in Energy Management (MEM & EMEM)

Ir. Jan Jaap Aué, Dean Centre of Expertise Energy, Hanze University of Applied Sciences
Ir. Jan Jaap Aué

Dean Centre of Expertise Energy

Hanze University of Applied Sciences

Isabelle Moretti, President, GERG
Isabelle Moretti

President

GERG

Victor Grigorescu, Romania's Minister of Energy (November 2015 - January 2017),
Victor Grigorescu

Romania's Minister of Energy (November 2015 - January 2017)

Tim Cayford, Policy Adviser, Eurogas
Tim Cayford

Policy Adviser

Eurogas

Bartosz Soroczynski, CEO, PGK Ltd.
Bartosz Soroczynski

CEO

PGK Ltd.

Nina Yuzhanina, Head of the Committee on Tax and Customs Policy, Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine
Nina Yuzhanina

Head of the Committee on Tax and Customs Policy

Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

Siobhan Hall, Senior Editor, EU Energy Policy, S&P Global Platts
Siobhan Hall

Senior Editor, EU Energy Policy

S&P Global Platts

Andrej Nosko, Independent Energy expert,
Andrej Nosko

Independent Energy expert

Nataliya Boyko, Deputy Minister for European Integration, Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine
Nataliya Boyko

Deputy Minister for European Integration

Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine

JEFFREY MANKOFF, Senior Fellow and Deputy Director Russia & Eurasia Program Center for Strategic and International Studies | CSIS,
JEFFREY MANKOFF

Senior Fellow and Deputy Director Russia & Eurasia Program Center for Strategic and International Studies | CSIS

VALENTIN POMINOV, Chairman, Inter-Branch Group of Experts
VALENTIN POMINOV

Chairman

Inter-Branch Group of Experts

Paweł Jakubowski, Director of the Development Division, Gas Transmission Operator GAZ-SYSTEM S.A.
Paweł Jakubowski

Director of the Development Division

Gas Transmission Operator GAZ-SYSTEM S.A.

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Opening Speech by:

His Serene Highness 
Prince Albert II of Monaco

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SECOND INTERNATIONAL FORUM

This is the second international initiative on energy security that is focused on the popularization of alternative energy sources in Europe. The first Forum in Monaco promises to become the largest public institution of green diplomacy in continental Europe, supporting clear and equal dialogue between states, governments, business, and civil society about the necessity of transitioning to new ecological standards of vital activity, and the use of renewable energy sources for economic life.

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CHANGING ENERGY MIX

In a rapidly changing global energy context, European energy security is confronted with multiple challenges and possibilities. Amid growing energy demand, Europe has to find a right balance between sustainability and security of supply. Therefore, it is increasingly looking towards unconventional resources. The Initiative on "Energy Security for the Future" promotes non-polluting renewable energy, which is both sustainable and totally inexhaustible. It aspires to introduce effective technology and smart ideas into everyday life and facilitate a gradual transition from conventional to non-conventional energy sources through an open dialogue with key stakeholders and decision-makers, as well as leading experts, businessmen and journalists.

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HIGH-PROFILE PARTICIPATION

The Forum in Monaco is an open platform for discussing and re-framing ideas and views on perspectives of power safety development in Europe. A great number of high-ranking politicians, diplomats, statesmen, journalists, analysts and businessmen from more than 20 countries have already confirmed attendance. The Forum calls for closer cooperation and coordination among countries, organizations and civil society to address common security challenges and energy concerns.

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POWER SAFETY VISION

The venue for the Forum was not chosen by chance. HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco is a staunch advocate of clean energy and latest environmental initiatives.
Global leaders and opinion-makers from a large spectrum of professional and academic backgrounds that share the same energy concerns will be presenting their vision of power safety and energy security in Monte Carlo, Monaco.

Conference Highlights 2017

Institutional Role in creating new energy security strategy for Europe

Analytical Market Debate

Developing effective Infrastructure to provide increased energy security for the future