FOREN 2014 Future Energy Leaders’ Programme

As a part of WEC Future Energy Leaders Group of WEC, in 2010 WEC Romanian Member Committee initiated and has been coordinating since then the Future Energy Leaders Programme in Romania – FELPR, being committed to give full support to the Romanian young energy professionals, such as they may take advantage of the great opportunities lying before them and become the future energy leaders of tomorrow. With a view to identifying and encouraging the next generation of energy leaders, each FOREN edition will organise an international workshop dedicated to the professionals in the energy industry. FOREN 2014 is pleased to organise FELs International Workshop “Energy in a Changing World” which will take place on June 26, 2014 (14.00-17.30 hrs) in Bucharest, Palace of the Parliament – Avram Iancu Hall – and will be hosted by the WEC Romanian National Committee. Workshop participants will include about 65 Future Energy Leaders with broad interests in the energy field.

Programme & topics

1. Smart Grids (microgrids, smart metering, smart cities, smart automobiles)
2. Energy efficiency, a step forward to the sustainable develoment (industrial, urban, transportation etc.).
3. Sustainable development (emissions reduction, renewables, supporting strategies, social impact)
4. Job markets in energy and training future energy specialists.