Half-day energy trade conference in London November 8 2018

Now is an exciting time for Nordic energy businesses to pursue projects and partnerships in the United Kingdom.

The energy system is transitioning, the government is implementing ambitious strategies for green growth, and there is no doubt that Great Britain is very much open for business. 

Join us for a half-day conference on the most significant trends shaping the focus of the UK energy landscape over the next decade, defining the scope of business opportunities ahead.

The conference is supported and framed by a powerful steering committee and offers an exclusive assembly of Nordic and UK business- and parliamentarian representatives within the energy sector and related industries.

"The UK government is taking major steps towards a green energy transition and Danish businesses have a lot to offer in terms of knowhow, experience and technologies. I am thrilled that Danish and UK energy sector companies will meet and discuss opportunities for collaboration and trade at the energy conference in London on November 8 2018.", Lars Christian Lilleholt, Danish Minister of Energy, Utilities and Climate

A taste of what to expect:

  • What are the British Government’s long-term commitments to promoting business opportunities and attracting international investments in the energy sector? Key note addresses by Julian Critchlow, Director General, Energy Transformation and Clean Growth and response by Permanent Secretary at the Danish Ministry for Energy, Utilities and Climate Morten Bæk
  • What defines the innovative currents of the energy sector in the UK, and how will it manifest itself in business development? Benjamin Kott, Founder & CEO of Fabriq and Strategy & Project Portfolio at Energiesprong UK, Kore Mason
  • How are the major cities driving innovation, investments and development within energy businesses, affecting prosperity throughout the sectors? Metro Mayor of Liverpool City Region Steve Rotheram
  • Meet the established major players as well as exciting up and coming businesses – the key agents in driving innovation and opportunity, and in attracting interest and investments, while shaping market defining trends.
  • Connect with high level stakeholders from the UK and Nordic countries 

Moderator: Connie HedegaardJournalist, Chairwoman, former European Commissioner for Climate Action and Danish Minister of Climate & Energy.

Speaker list:

  • Julian CritchlowDirector General, Energy Transformation and Clean Growth
  • Morten Bæk, Permanent Secretary at the Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate 
  • Prof. Jeffrey Hardy, Senior Research Fellow, Grantham Institute, Imperial College London 
  • Benjamin Kott, Founder & CEO of Fabriq
  • Kore MasonStrategy & Project Portfolio Energiesprong UK
  • Martin Sandgren, Partner and Head of Power and Renewables - London, Ince & Co LLP
  • Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of Liverpool City Region
  • Kunal Patel, Head of Partnerships & Structured Solutions, Ørsted
  • George Hollingbery, Minister of State for Trade Policy, Department for international Trade


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