20March2013
Regional Conference about safe and profitable investing in energy
BALKAN – THE NEW EUROPEAN ENERGY SOURCE
Program
9.00 – 9.30 Participants’ Registration



9.30 – 10.00 Introductory Word
  • Prof. Dr. Zorana Mihajlovic, Minister of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection of Republic of Serbia
  • H.E. Mr. Mehmet Kemal Bozay, Ambassador, Republic of Turkey



10.00 – 11.00 Panel 1
Profitable and Safe Investing in Energy of Serbia and Balkans
Moderator: Mr. Mijat Lakicevic, Editor Novi Magazin

Panelists:
  • Mr. Ljubomir Aksentijevic, Special Adviser to Minister, Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection of Republic of Serbia
  • Mr. Loup Brefort, Country Manager, World Bank in Serbia
  • Mr. Costis Stambolis, Executive Director, Institute of Energy of South East Europe (ΙΕΝΕ), “Investing in Energy in SE Europe”
  • Mr. Dirk Buschle, Deputy Director and Legal Counsel of Energy Community Secretariat, “Designing and applying an appropriate legal framework - conditio sine qua non for energy investments”
  • Mr. Vladimir Milovanović, CEO Energoprojekt Holding
  • “Business environment in Serbia, the role of Serbian industry in the construction of new capacities and effects”



11.00 – 11.15 Coffee Break



11.15 – 12.15 Panel 2
Rational energy management and sustainable energy future
Moderator: Ms. Ružica Vranjković, Journalist RTS

Panelists:
  • Mr. Dejan Novakovic, State Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection of Republic of Serbia
  • Ms. Dragica Sekulic, Deputy Minister for Energy Efficiency, Ministry of Economy of Montenegro
  • Mr. Goran Pichler, Project Coordinator – Renewable energy in cities UNDP – Energy Efficiency Project - “Systematic energy management in public sector buildings – practical experiences from Croatia”
  • Mr. Christian Dolezal, Head of Communications & Public Affairs, NABUCCO Gas Pipeline International GmbH - “NABUCCO – Best Choice for Producers & Shippers”
  • Mr. Wolfgang Schütt, GIZ Project Leader Energy Efficiency, Serbia
  • Mr. Roger Jørgensen, Counsellor, Royal Norwegian Embassy “Western Balkans as an energy investment destination”.
  • Mr. Milan Jevtic, Manager for Business Development, SAGA New Frontier Group



12.15 – 13.15 Panel 3
Electricity Market – Energy potentials and achieving comparable trade volume
Moderator: Prof. Dr Nikola Rajaković, School of Electrical Engineering, University of Belgrade

Panelists:
  • Mr. Dejan Popović, State Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection of Republic of Serbia
  • Ms. Vesna Stojanović, Chief of Electricity Department, Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection of Republic of Serbia
  • Mr. Dragan Vlaisavljević, Director Department for Electricity Trading, PE EPS
  • Mr. Vladimir Janković, Director, Electric Energy Market Operation Department PE EMS
  • Ms. Ljiljana Hadžibabić, Energy Agency of Republic of Serbia (AERS)
  • Mr. Dragoljub Damljanović, Director, Schneider Electric Serbia
  • Mr. Desimir Stevic, Deputy GM, TE-KO Kostolac
  • Mr. Aleksandar Ćosić, Director ABB Ltd. Serbia
  • Mr. Stanislav Hutňan, CEO, Transtech Slovakia "AMM projects in Slovakia and Czech Republic" (AMM - automated meter management)



13.15 – 14.15 Lunch



14.15 – 15.15 Panel 4
Energy Efficiency, potentials and development strategies from renewable energy sources
Moderator: Mr. Aleksandar Durković, Director Project energy efficiency in Serbia Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection of Republic of Serbia

Panelists:
  • Mr. Dusan Mrakic, State Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Development and Environmental Protection of Republic of Serbia
  • Mr. Marc Belanger, World Bank Consultant for energy efficiency projects in building designs
  • Mr. Jovan Šarenac, director Adhesives Technologies, Henkel Srbija
  • Mr. Dušan Muškatirović, Director Siemens Energy Sector
  • Mr. Milenko Nikolić, Director Institute Mihajlo Pupin Automatika
  • Mr. Veljko Dimitrijevic, Deputy GM, PWE Srbijavode
  • Mr. Bojan Grujički, director Viessmann Beograd
  • Mr. Zoran Biserčić, CEO Vaillant GmbH, Representative Office in Serbia
  • Prof. Dr. Dragi Antonijevic, Faculty for Applied Ecology “Futura”, Singidunum Univesity
  • Mr. Dusan Kraljevic, Executive Manager Savabien



15.30 – 16.00
Mr. Costis Stambolis, Executive Director, Institute of Energy of South East Europe (ΙΕΝΕ)
Presentation “Investing in Energy in SE Europe”

  • Investment climate and investment possibilities in the SEE energy sector
  • References to specific projects in natural gas and electricity



Conference Conclusion
Ms. Siljka Pistolova, Editor Energy Observer



16.00 – 16.30 „BRAND LEADER” Award Ceremony



16.30 -17.30 Cocktails