Speakers

Riccardo Amoroso

Biography Riccardo Amoroso is Head of Innovation and Product Lab at Enel X, Enel’s new advanced energy services division dedicated to new e-Home, e-Industry, e-City and e-Mobility solutions. Enel X’s mission is to develop new products and services and then test them with potential customers. Mr Amoroso was appointed Head of Innovation and Sustainability at […]

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Christina Soerensen

Biography Christina Grumstrup Sørensen, Senior Partner, is in charge of Asset Management in CIP. Ms. Sørensen’s responsibilities include managing CIP’s construction projects as well as technical and commercial aspects of CIP’s investments throughout the lifetime of the projects. Ms. Sørensen has more than 19 years of experience in energy as well as a diverse range […]

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Patrick Child

Biography Patrick Child has been Deputy Director General of DG RTD since April 2016.In his function he has specific responsibility for the Commission’s research and innovation policy on clean energy technologies as well as in the environmental and climate sector. He is the Commission representative and elected chair of the steering committee of Mission Innovation […]

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Henrik Stiesdal

Biography Henrik Stiesdal is a leading figure within wind power and has been CTO of Siemens Wind Power through 27 years until he retired in 2014. Mr. Stiesdal has received a large number of awards, including the Poul la Cour Prize of the European Wind Energy Association in 2011 and the German Renewables Award for […]

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Markus Tacke

Biography Born in Frankfurt (Germany). He is currently Chief Executive Officer of SIEMENS GAMESA RENEWABLE ENERGY, S.A. He holds a Mechanical Engineering Degree from the Technical University of Darmstadt (Germany), Master Degree of Engineering by Cornell University (USA) and a PhD by the Technical University of Darmstadt (Germany). With a great experience in the industry […]

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Anja-Isabel Dotzenrath

Biography Anja-Isabel Dotzenrath is Chief Executive Officer of E.ON Climate & Renewables (EC&R). EC&R is responsible for E.ON’s industrial-scale renewable energy activities and one of the three business pillars of E.ON. As a world leader in offshore and onshore wind EC&R develops, builds and operates renewable energy assets primarily in Europe and North America. The […]

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Lars Christian Lilleholt

Biography Lars Chr. Lilleholt was born on March 2nd 1965 in Odense. He is married to Jane Lilleholt. Parliamentary Career Minister of Energy, Utilities and Climate from June 28th 2015. Member of Parliament for the Liberal Party from Funen since 2001. Spokesperson on energy and climate policy for the Liberal Party and member of the […]

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Dr. Fatih Birol

Biography Dr. Fatih Birol took office as Executive Director on 1 September 2015, twenty years after first joining the International Energy Agency (IEA). Prior to being elected as Executive Director, Dr. Birol held the positions of Chief Economist and Director of Global Energy Economics, with responsibilities that included directing the flagship World Energy Outlook publication. […]

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Miguel Arias Canete

Biography Spanish nationality. Married with three children. European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy 2014 – present Member of the European Parliament 2014 Minister for Agriculture, Food and Environment 2011 – 14 Member of the Administrative Board of Bami Newco, real estate company 2009 – 2011 President of the Joint Committee of the European Union, […]

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