International Conference "CHALLENGE TO LITHUANIAN ENERGY: WASTING CHANCES OR USING EU EXPERIENCE"
Conference venue: Reval Hotel Lietuva, (Konstitucijos pr. 20, Vilnius)
2009, 30 September
The Lithuanian Member Committee of the World Energy Council, incorporating the key Lithuanian energy sectors (electricity, nuclear, heat, oil, gas, renewable energy and other energy associations, businesses, the energy profile of science and engineering consulting organizations and other entities).
Who attends the coference: The European Union and Lithuania's energy decision makers, known energy experts, Lithuania‘s policy, energy, and consumer representatives - 600 participants.
A conference under the auspices of Energy Ministry of the Republic of Lithuania.
Opening of the Conference. Welcome address.
Mr. Vilius Navickas, Mayor of Vilnius City
Prof. Samuele Furfari, European Commission, Directorate-General for Energy and Transport. EU energy policies and national objectives
Mr. Arvydas Sekmokas, Minister of Energy of the Republic of Lithuania
Part I. The use of renewable energy resources for heat production
Mr. Heinz Kopetz, President of the European Biomass Association AEBIOM. The use of biomass. Present and the future of the EU.
Round table discussion on the use of renewable energy resources and utilization of municipal waste for heat production. In the presence of guests from Sweden, Germany and other (annex 1).
Mr. Vladas Paškevičius, president of the Lithuanian Electricity Association. Integration of renewable energy sources (RES) in the Lithuanian energy system.
Mr. Valdas Bancevičius, LEO LT, Member of the board – director of technology. Smart Grids and their future prospects in the Lithuanian Power System.
Round-table discussion of the Lithuanian energy sector challenges. In the presence of guests (5 participants)