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Date

26 April 2017

PLACE

Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square, Universiteto str. 14, Vilnius

Language

English

Organizers and Partners

Embassy of the Republic of Latvia

Speakers

Žygimantas Vaičiūnas

Žygimantas Vaičiūnas

Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania
Žygimantas Mauricas

Žygimantas Mauricas

Economist of Nordea Bank
Jonas Kimontas

Jonas Kimontas

Fund Manager of Lords LB Asset Management
Remigijus Lapinskas

Remigijus Lapinskas

President of World Bioenergy Association
Markus Süßmann

Markus Süßmann

Member of the Board of Danpower Baltic
Daivis Virbickas

Daivis Virbickas

Member of the Board and CEO of Litgrid AB
Hando Sutter

Hando Sutter

Chairman of the Board and CEO of Eesti Energia, Estonia
Eglė Čiužaitė

Eglė Čiužaitė

Chairwoman of the Board and CEO of Lietuvos energijos gamyba AB
Maciej Kowalski

Maciej Kowalski

Member of the Board of Enefit Poland
Saulius Bilys

Saulius Bilys

Member of the Board and CEO of Amber Grid AB
Ants Noot

Ants Noot

CEO of AS Eesti Gaas, Estonia
Jānis Eisaks

Jānis Eisaks

Head of Corpоrate Strategy division of AS Conexus Baltic Grid, Latvia
Tadas Matulionis

Tadas Matulionis

Director of LNG Department of Klaipėdos Nafta AB
Tadas Navickas

Tadas Navickas

Managing Director of UAB 4energia
Lars Andersson

Lars Andersson

Head of Wind Power Unit, Swedish Energy Agency
Vytautas Stasiūnas

Vytautas Stasiūnas

President of the Lithuanian District Heating Association
Vytautas Kisielius

Vytautas Kisielius

President of the Lithuanian Independent Heat Providers’ Association
Piotr Świecki

Piotr Świecki

Director of Energy & Industrial Construction, Proxy of Budimex, Poland

Moderators

Robert Juodka

Robert Juodka

Managing Partner of Primus, Attorneys at Law; Chairman of the Estonian Chamber of Commerce
Janis Bethers

Janis Bethers

Chairman of the Management Board, CEO of Enefit UAB
Haroldas Nausėda

Haroldas Nausėda

Director of Commerce Department of Lietuvos dujų tiekimas UAB

Program

Please note: the program might still be subject to some changes

08:00 – 08:30 REGISTRATION

08:30 – 08:50 WELCOMING REMARKS

Žygimantas Vaičiūnas, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania


08:50 – 10:35 POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

Moderator –  Robert Juodka, Managing Partner at Primus, Attorneys at Law

Speakers:

Make Europe great again!
Žygimantas Mauricas
, Economist at Nordea Bank

Financing Energy Infrastructure: Alternative Sources and Potential Projects
Jonas Kimontas, Fund Manager of Lords LB Asset Management

Input of the Biomass Energy in Achieving the Goals of the Paris Agreement
Remigijus Lapinskas, President of World Bioenergy Association

Experiences of a German Utility Company in the Baltic States
Markus Süßmann
, Member of the Board of Danpower Baltic

Panel discussion

joined by Werner Kerschl, Executive Director of IFM Investors

10:35 – 10:50 COFFEE BREAK


10:50 – 12:20 1ST SESSION – ELECTRICITY

Moderator – Janis Bethers, Chairman of the Management Board, CEO of Enefit UAB

Speakers:

European integration: regionalism or nationalism?
Daivis Virbickas,
 Member of the Board and CEO of Litgrid AB

Current market realities require new market rules
Hando Sutter, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Eesti Energia

New Era of Competition in Lithuanian Electricity Market: Transformation of the National Producer
Eglė Čiužaitė, Chairwoman of the Board and CEO of Lietuvos energijos gamyba AB

Polish energy market
Maciej Kowalski
, Member of the Board of Enefit Poland

Panel discussion

12:20 – 13:20 LUNCH

13:20 – 13:40 Science Centre AHHAA, Estonia


13:40 – 15:10 2ND SESSION – GAS

Moderator Haroldas Nausėda, Director of Commerce Department, Lietuvos dujų tiekimas UAB

Speakers:

Markets integration: benefits for customer
Saulius Bilys
, Member of the Board and CEO of Amber Grid AB

Gas market developments in Estonia
Ants Noot
, CEO of AS Eesti Gaas, Estonia

Market opening in Latvia
Jānis Eisaks
, Head of Corpоrate Strategy division of Conexus Baltic Grid AS, Latvia

The transformative power of liquid gas
Tadas Matulionis
, Director of LNG Department of Klaipėdos nafta AB

Panel discussion

15:10 – 15:30 COFFEE BREAK


15:30 – 17:00 3RD SESSION – RENEWABLE ENERGY

Moderator – Robert Juodka, Managing Partner at Primus, Attorneys at Law

Speakers:

What’s next for wind in Lithuania?
Tadas Navickas, CEO of 4energia UAB

The Expansion of Renewable in Sweden
Lars Andersson, Head of Wind Power Unit,  Swedish Energy Agency

The success of Lithuanian DH sector: from imported fossil fuels to local biomass
Vytautas Stasiūnas, President of the Lithuanian District Heating Association (LDHA)

Investment Environment in Heating Market of Lithuania: Prospects for RES
Vytautas Kisielius
, President of the Lithuanian Independent Heat Providers’ Association

Waste to Energy Experience in Poland, Budimex
Piotr Świecki
, Director of Energy & Industrial Construction, Proxy at Budimex

Conclusions


17:00 – 17:30 GLASS OF WINE AND NETWORKING

REGISTRATION

Registration to the event is closed.

We look forward to seeing you in 2018!