Agenda

The VII WFER will consist of four days of work, comprising over 20 activities including keynote lectures, plenary, concurrent and special sessions. This is a unique opportunity to listen to some the most relevant voices in the global energy industry.

Activities per day


All day
Registration
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15:00 - 17:00 h
1st Steering Committee Meeting (WFER/ICER)
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17:00 - 19:00 h
Welcoming Cocktail
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09:00 - 10:00 h
Openning - Welcome Address
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10:00 - 11:30 h
Plenary: Regulators response to disruptive technologies and polices
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11:30 - 12:00 h
Networking Break
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12:00 - 13:30 h
Energy subsidy reform and sustainability
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12:00 - 13:30 h
Coordination between competition and energy sector regulators
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12:00 - 13:00 h
Empowered consumers: technology driving choice
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13:00 - 15:00 h
Lunch
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15:00 - 16:30 h
The art of rate making, incentivizing efficient investment and ensuring affordability
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15:00 - 16:30 h
Energy storage and regulatory challenges
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15:00 - 16:30 h
What do consumers want? Engaging consumers in the regulatory process
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16:30 - 18:00 h
Women in Energy (WIE) -

18:00 - 18:30 h
2nd Steering Committee Meeting (WFER)
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09:00 - 10:30 h
Plenary: Distributed generation and consumers. What is the impact on markets and regulation?
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10:30 - 11:00 h
ICER Distinguished Award -

11:00 - 11:30 h
Networking Break -

11:30 - 13:00 h
Regulatory response to international oil and gas market volatility
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11:30 - 13:00 h
Finding the right mix: grid solutions in the 21 century
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11:30 - 13:00 h
Serving and protecting low income energy consumers
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13:00 - 14:30 h
Lunch
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14:30 - 16:00 h
Market signals driving consumer behavior
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14:30 - 16:00 h
Cybersecurity: keeping our infrastructure safe
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14:30 - 16:00 h
Role of regulators in city level energy solutions
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16:00 - 16:30 h
Networking Break -

16:30 - 17:30 h
Keynote Lecture I
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19:00 - 22:00 h
Gala Evening -

09:00 - 10:30 h
Implementing decarbonization polices
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09:00 - 10:30 h
Business and regulatory models in the era of distributed generation
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09:00 - 10:30 h
Regulatory governance and performance
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10:30 - 11:00 h
Networking Break -

11:00 - 12:00 h
Keynote Lecture II
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12:00 - 13:00 h
Plenary: Utility business models and new technologies for energy access. To grid or not to grid?
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13:30 - 14:30 h
Closing Ceremony and Farewell Reception -

14:30 - 15:30 h
ICER Working Groups
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