The World Energy Council organises one of the most complete range of events covering all aspects of the energy sector, from small workshops on specific technologies, to regional and global events aimed at supporting policymakers, experts and industry leaders as they seek solutions and develop policies and strategies to address the energy trilemma.

  • World Energy Congress
  • World Energy Leaders’ Summits (WELS) and World Energy Leaders’ Dialogues
  • Regional events
  • National events
  • Members’ meetings
Date & LocationEvent
13th Jan 2017 09:00 to 13:30
Société d’Encouragement pour l’Industrie Nationale, Paris, France

How to Finance the Energy Transition?

French Member Committee   /  National Events

18th Jan 2017 17:30 to 20:00
Protea Hotel Victoria Junction Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa

Key Highlights & Insights from the 23rd World Energy Congress - a personal view

South Africa Member Committee   /  National Events

24th Jan 2017 13:00 to 19:00
Den Haag – Zuiderstrandtheater, The Hague, Netherlands

The World Energy Council Energy Transformation on the North Sea Conference - The Netherlands

Netherlands Member Committee   /  National Events

26th Jan 2017 09:00 to 16:30
Rockview (Classic) Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria

Enhanced Energy Access For Sustainable Development Of The Built And Natural Environment In Nigeria

Nigerian Member Committee   /  National Events

1st Feb 2017 08:30 to 10:00
Galleria Commissioni di Palazzo di Montecitorio, Roma, Italy

Presentation: "World Energy Scenarios | 2016: The Grand Transition"

Italian Member Committee   /  National Events

6th Feb 2017 13:15 to 19:00
The Westin, Ottawa, Canada

2017 Canadian Energy Industry Updates and Insights

Canada Member Committee   /  National Events

9th Feb 2017 08:00 to 10:00
ISPE Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania

Establishment of Dialogue Platform of NGOs in Energy and Environment (members WEC) and Rules of Organization Platform

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

9th Feb 2017 11:00 to 18:00
World Trade Organization (WTO), Geneva, Switzerland

Driving Clean Energy Technologies through Trade Policy

Rules of Trade and Investment (2014-2016)   /  Members' Meetings

14th Feb 09:00 to 15th Feb 2017 16:00
HOFBURG Vienna, Vienna, Austria

EventHorizont - Global Summit on Blockchain Technology in the Energy Sector

Germany Member Committee   /  National Events

14th Feb 2017 17:30 to 20:00
MILITARY MUSEUM, Johannesburg, South Africa

Key Highlights & Insights from the 23rd World Energy Congress - a personal view

South Africa Member Committee   /  National Events

20th Feb 2017 13:30 to 18:00
Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Scenarios & Trilemma Workshop

Africa   /  Regional Events

21st Feb to 22nd Feb 2017
Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Africa Energy Indaba

Africa   /  Regional Events

21st Feb 2017 10:30 to 17:00
Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Indaba Energy Leaders' Dialogue (IELD), Johannesburg 2017

Africa   /  Regional Events

23rd Feb 2017 07:30 to 15:30
Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

1-Day Open Dialogue on the Primary Energy Mix for Electricity in South Africa

South Africa Member Committee   /  National Events

23rd Feb 2017 08:00 to 10:00
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

The Role and Place of Higher Education Institutions and Academies in the 2017 WEC/RNC Activities Programme

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

1st Mar 2017 08:00 to 12:00
CODENSA, Bogota, Colombia

World Energy Council Reports

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

9th Mar 08:00 to 10th Mar 2017 17:00
Hotel Caro, Bucharest, Romania

Energy Forum FOREN 2018

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

15th Mar 2017 10:00 to 11:30
BusinessNZ, Wellington, New Zealand

The optimisation of the energy system

New Zealand Member Committee   /  National Events

15th Mar 2017 17:30 to 20:00
Protea Hotel Victoria Junction Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa

Power to the people: Off grid & mricro grids

South Africa Member Committee   /  National Events

16th Mar 2017 10:00 to 16:30
Grand Hotel Amrath, Amsterdam, Netherlands

International Contracts for the Gas Sector

Global Gas Centre   /  Members' Meetings

21st Mar 2017 07:00 to 12:00
Contact Energy, Wellington, New Zealand

Energy issues with Hon. Judith Collins

New Zealand Member Committee   /  National Events

22nd Mar 2017 09:30 to 13:15
Senato della Republica, Roma, Italy

Policy for CO2 emissions reduction: choices for Italy

Italian Member Committee   /  National Events

23rd Mar 2017 08:30 to 15:00
Nordic Hotel Forum, Tallinn, Estonia

Fuel Conference "Towards a Cleaner Society - A Boilerplate for the Transition?"

Estonian Member Committee   /  National Events

28th Mar 2017 10:00 to 11:00
Skype for Business, London, United Kingdom

Webinar Solar Power: Applications and Technologies

World Energy Resources (2014-2016)   /  Members' Meetings

29th Mar 08:00 to 30th Mar 2017 17:00
TBC, Riohacha, Colombia

1st International Meeting on Renewable Energy

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

30th Mar 2017 08:00 to 17:00
ISPE Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania

The Implementation of Signed Cooperation Agreements

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

30th Mar 2017 16:00 to 17:00
Skype for Business, London, United Kingdom

Webinar Solar Power: Applications and Technologies

World Energy Resources (2014-2016)   /  Members' Meetings

31st Mar 2017 08:30 to 13:00
Société d'Encouragement pour l'Industrie Nationale, Paris, France

Variable Renewables Integration

French Member Committee   /  National Events

7th Apr 2017 09:00 to 18:00
Palais des Congrès, Niamey, Niger

Les Energies Renouvelables dans le Mix Energétique au Niger

Niger Member Committee/WEC   

13th Apr 2017 09:00 to 17:00
ISPE Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania

Role and Place of FEL Romania Young Members in Energy Sector

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

25th Apr 09:30 to 26th Apr 2017 16:30
Hotel Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall, Hamburg, Germany

11th German-African Energy Forum - Energy for Industry

Germany Member Committee   /  National Events

26th Apr 2017 12:00 to 13:00
BusinessNZ, Wellington, New Zealand

Meet the climate change leaders

New Zealand Member Committee   /  National Events

27th Apr 2017 09:00 to 17:00
ISPE Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania

Solutions to Improve Mutual Media Promotion

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

3rd May 2017 08:00 to 12:00
TBC, Bogota, Colombia

Energy Transition

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

8th May 08:00 to 10th May 2017 17:00
The Hotel Saskatchewan, Regina, Canada

Multiple Pathways to Clean Energy

Canada Member Committee   /  National Events

10th May 08:00 to 12th May 2017 17:00
TBC, Manta, Ecuador

XXXII National Seminar of the Electricity Sector

Ecuadorian Member Commitee   /  National Events

10th May 09:00 to 11th May 2017 18:30
Mostra D'Oltremare, Naples, Italy

Conferenza - Expo GNL 2017: Strategies & Technologies towards the Mediterranean Area

Italian Member Committee   /  National Events

11th May 2017 09:00 to 13:00
University Politehnica of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Financing Resilient Infrastructure - Challenges and Solutions

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

11th May 2017 09:00 to 12:00
Repsol Campus, Madrid, Spain

Presentation of the publication "Energy and Geostrategy 2017”

Spain Member Committee   /  National Events

15th May 2017 13:00 to 14:30
Double Tree by Hilton London - Tower of London, London EC3N 4AF, United Kingdom

Programme Committee Meeting

Programme Committee 2016 - 2019   /  Members' Meetings

15th May 2017 14:45 to 18:00
Double Tree by Hilton London - Tower of London, London EC3N 4AF, United Kingdom

Insight Workshop

Studies Committee 2016-2019   /  Members' Meetings

16th May 2017 08:00 to 09:30
Double Tree by Hilton London - Tower of London, London EC3N 4AF, United Kingdom

Studies Committee Meeting

Studies Committee 2016-2019   /  Members' Meetings

16th May 2017 09:45 to 11:15
Double Tree by Hilton London - Tower of London, London EC3N 4AF, United Kingdom

Communications & Strategy Committee Meeting

Communications & Strategy Committee 2016-2019   /  Members' Meetings

16th May 2017 11:30 to 13:30
Double Tree by Hilton London - Tower of London, London EC3N 4AF, United Kingdom

Strategy Workshop

Communications & Strategy Committee 2016-2019   /  Members' Meetings

16th May 2017 13:30 to 15:30
Double Tree by Hilton London - Tower of London, London EC3N 4AF, United Kingdom

Finance Committee Meeting

Finance Committee   /  Members' Meetings

16th May 2017 15:30 to 19:00
Double Tree by Hilton London - Tower of London, London EC3N 4AF, United Kingdom

Officers Council Meeting

World Energy Council - Officers Council   /  Members' Meetings

17th May 2017 18:00 to 19:30
Auditório da Ordem dos Engenheiros, Lisbon, Portugal

Blockchain - opportunities for the energy sector

Portugal Member Committee   /  National Events

22nd May 10:00 to 23rd May 2017 16:00
Novotel Paris Vaugirard Montparnasse, Paris, France

6th European Energy Forum: What business model for energy in Europe?

French Member Committee   /  National Events

23rd May 2017 10:00 to 11:00
Skype for Business, London, United Kingdom

Webinar Hydropower: Challenges and Opportunities

WER Hydropower (2014-2016)   /  Members' Meetings

24th May 2017 12:00 to 13:00
Skype for Business, London, United Kingdom

Webinar Hydropower: Challenges and Opportunities

WER Hydropower (2014-2016)   /  Members' Meetings

25th May 2017 09:00 to 13:00
ELECTRICA Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania

Renewable Electricity System Integration - RES development is not possible without an energy storage market

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

25th May 2017 16:00 to 17:00
Skype for Business, London, United Kingdom

Webinar Hydropower: Challenges and Opportunities

WER Hydropower (2014-2016)   /  Members' Meetings

30th May 2017 09:00 to 13:00
Universidad Tecnologica de Pereira, Pereira, Colombia

Electricity Storage in Pereira: Key for transitioning to a low carbon energy system

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

31st May 2017 14:30 to 18:30
Colegio de Ingenieros de Perú, Lima, Peru

LAC Energy Scenarios Launch webinar

Latin America & The Caribbean   /  Regional Events

8th Jun 2017 09:00 to 12:00
IZD Tower, Vienna, Austria

Blockchain - the greatest revolution since the invention of the Internet?

Austrian Member Committee   /  National Events

9th Jun 2017 14:30 to 18:30
TBC, Cochabamba, Bolivia

Energy Integration Forum: Progress in Sustainable Energy

Bolivian Member Committee   /  National Events

12th Jun 2017 14:00 to 18:00
TBC, Vienna, Austria

General Assembly

Austrian Member Committee   /  National Events

13th Jun 2017 07:30 to 10:00
TBC, Bogota, Colombia

High-level Breakfast: Climate Bonds

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

15th Jun 2017 09:00 to 13:00
ISPE Headquartes, Bucharest, Romania

Energy Trilemma and Energy Policies. Highlighting the difficulties facing the energy units to balance trilemma essential elements

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

22nd Jun 2017 08:30 to 20:00
Universidad Adolfo Ibanez, Santiago de Chile, Chile

Chile Renewables Workshop and Webinar

Chilean Member Committee   /  National Events

22nd Jun 2017 10:00 to 13:00
Shilla Hotel, Seoul, Korea (Rep. of)

World Energy Council Asia Regional Meeting

Regional Meetings   /  Members' Meetings

28th Jun 2017 09:30 to 11:00
Power-Gen, Enel Knowledge Arena, Cologne, Germany

Europen Issues Monitor

Germany Member Committee   /  National Events

29th Jun 2017 09:00 to 13:00
Universitatea Politehnica Bucureşti, Bucharest, Romania

Nuclear Energy in Romania – secure, sustainable and competitive

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

30th Jun 2017 12:30 to 14:30
Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment, Wellington, New Zealand

Energiewende - the German Energy Transition

New Zealand Member Committee   /  National Events

5th Jul 2017 09:00 to 17:00
TBC, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentina Energy Day

Argentinian Member Committee   /  National Events

19th Jul 2017 09:00 to 12:00
TBC, Bogota, Colombia

Hydrocarbons event

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

20th Jul 2017 09:00 to 13:00
ELECTRICA SA, Bucharest, Romania

Smart Grid Implementation – a joint effort of energy-environmental units

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

2nd Aug 2017 15:30 to 17:30
Chapman Tripp, Wellington, New Zealand

Energy Panel 2017 - The Sector's Premier Pre-Election Event

New Zealand Member Committee   /  National Events

8th Aug 2017 09:00 to 12:00
Universidad Autonoma de Bucaramanga, Bucaramanga, Colombia

World Energy Council Reports and UNAB Projects

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

22nd Aug 2017 08:30 to 12:00
Hotel Hilton Ciudad de Panamá, Panama

1st Forum- Panama before the Energy Trilema: Safety, Sustainability and Equity

Panama Member Committee   /  National Events

23rd Aug 09:00 to 24th Aug 2017 17:00
TBC, Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Gas & Energy Congress

Bolivian Member Committee   /  National Events

24th Aug 2017 09:00 to 13:00
ELCEN Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Performance of Generating Plant - The availability of power plants versus their efficiency

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

7th Sep 12:00 to 8th Sep 2017 13:00
TBC, Stockholm, Sweden

WEC Baltic Sea Region - Roundtable 2017

Swedish Member Committee   /  National Events

12th Sep 2017 09:00 to 19:30
Expo Santa Fe, Mexico

North America Region Energy Forum

North America   /  Regional Events

12th Sep 19:00 to 13th Sep 2017 22:00
Expo Santa Fe, Mexico City, Mexico

World Energy Leaders' Summit (WELS) - Energy in Transition: Leading Through Change

World Energy Leaders' Summit (WELS)   /  Global Events

13th Sep 2017 10:00 to 13:00
Expo Santa Fe, Mexico City, Mexico

Empowering Energy: Scaling up rural energy access through innovation

Latin America & The Caribbean   /  Regional Events

14th Sep 2017 09:00 to 13:00
ISPE Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania

The Romanian legislation and the New European Guidelines on the protection of vulnerable consumers and energy poverty

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

15th Sep 2017 08:30 to 10:00
Paris, France

Décryptage

French Member Committee   /  National Events

18th Sep 2017 16:00 to 18:00
Meridian Offices, Wellington, New Zealand

What happened this Winter?

New Zealand Member Committee   /  National Events

19th Sep 07:00 to 21st Sep 2017 13:00
Compensar Sede Avenida 68, Bogotá, Colombia

E-mobility international meeting: a path towards sustainability

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

22nd Sep 2017 12:30 to 14:00
BusinessNZ, Wellington, New Zealand

Global Green shift – China as a driver

New Zealand Member Committee   /  National Events

26th Sep 2017 11:00 to 18:00
Dutch Embassy, Berlin, Germany

1st WEC North Sea Round Table and Conference “The North Sea Opportunity”: The North Sea as large-scale power plant

Germany Member Committee   /  National Events

27th Sep 09:30 to 28th Sep 2017 18:00
Palazzo Isimbardi, Milan, Italy

Rules of Water, Rules for Life

Italian Member Committee   /  National Events

28th Sep 2017 09:00 to 13:00
Petroleum-Gas University of Ploiesti, Ploiești, Romania

Scenarios for conversion of hydrocarbon reserves discovered in Romania from irrecoverable to recoverable

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

5th Oct 2017 09:00 to 12:00
Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellin, Colombia

7th Technical Workshop Medellin Universities

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

12th Oct 2017 17:30 to 19:30
UCT GSB, Johannesburg, South Africa

Public Lecture Johannesburg "Utility of the Future"

South Africa Member Committee   /  National Events

16th Oct 2017 09:00 to 12:30
EPIC Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070-100 Lisboa, Portugal

Secretaries Strategy Day

Executive Assembly Week   /  Global Events

16th Oct 2017 13:30 to 16:15
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Using content events to engage your stakeholders - Members Workshop

Programme Committee 2016 - 2019   /  Members' Meetings

16th Oct 2017 13:30 to 16:15
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

World Energy Trilemma - Members Workshop

Studies Committee 2016-2019   /  Members' Meetings

16th Oct 16:00 to 18th Oct 2017 17:00
TBC, Nairobi, Kenya

Symposium on Climate Change and Droughts Resilience in Africa

Kenya Member Committee   /  National Events

16th Oct 2017 16:30 to 18:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Global Regional Plenary

Europe   /  Regional Events

17th Oct 2017 08:30 to 10:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Programme Committee

Programme Committee 2016 - 2019   /  Members' Meetings

17th Oct 2017 11:00 to 13:00
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Studies Committee

Studies Committee 2016-2019   /  Members' Meetings

17th Oct 2017 14:00 to 16:00
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Communications & Strategy Committee

Communications & Strategy Committee 2016-2019   /  Members' Meetings

17th Oct 2017 16:15 to 18:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal

North America Regional Meeting

North America   /  Regional Events

17th Oct 2017 16:15 to 18:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Middle East & Gulf States Regional Meeting

Middle East & North Africa   /  Regional Events

17th Oct 2017 16:15 to 18:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Africa Regional Meeting

Africa   /  Regional Events

17th Oct 2017 16:15 to 18:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Europe Regional Meeting

Europe   /  Regional Events

17th Oct 2017 16:15 to 18:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Latin America & The Caribbean Regional Meeting

Latin America & The Caribbean   /  Regional Events

17th Oct 2017 16:15 to 18:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Asia Regional Meeting

Asia   /  Regional Events

18th Oct 2017 08:00 to 10:30
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Finance Committee

Portugal Member Committee   /  Members' Meetings

18th Oct 2017 09:00 to 13:00
Epic Sana Lisboa Hottel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Future Energy Leaders' Summit

Executive Assembly Week   /  Global Events

18th Oct 2017 10:30 to 14:00
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

Officers Council

World Energy Council - Officers Council   /  Members' Meetings

18th Oct 2017 14:00 to 18:00
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

2017 Executive Assembly

Executive Assembly Week   /  Global Events

19th Oct 2017 09:00 to 17:00
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070-100 Lisboa, Portugal

Energy Trilemma Summit

Portugal Member Committee   /  Global Events

19th Oct 2017 09:00 to 17:00
Epic Sana Lisboa Hotel, 1070 - 100 Lisbon, Portugal

World Energy Leaders' Summit

World Energy Leaders' Summit (WELS)   /  Global Events

26th Oct 2017 09:00 to 13:00
ISPE Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania

Management of primary energy resources. Current Challenges

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

31st Oct 2017 07:00 to 08:45
Fairmont Royal York, Toronto, Canada

What Can Energy Scenarios Tell Us About Global and Domestic Energy Futures?

Canada Member Committee   /  National Events

14th Nov 08:00 to 15th Nov 2017 08:00
Wanha Satama, Helsinki, Finland

Nordic Energy Forum

Finland Member Committee   /  National Events

15th Nov 2017 09:00 to 17:00
Campidoglio, Roma, Italy

4ª Conferenza Nazionale Cyber Security Energia

Italian Member Committee   /  National Events

16th Nov 2017 18:00 to 22:00
InterContinental Toronto Centre, Toronto, Canada

2017 Canadian Energy Person of the Year

Canada Member Committee   /  National Events

20th Nov 08:00 to 24th Nov 2017 17:00
TBC, Bogota, Colombia

CAF Patents week

Colombian Member Committee   /  National Events

21st Nov 2017 09:00 to 16:00
Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin, Germany

Energy Day

Germany Member Committee   /  National Events

23rd Nov 2017 09:00 to 13:00
ISPE Headquarters, Bucharest, Romania

An optimization of solutions for Energy, Transport and Environment

Romanian Member Committee   /  National Events

29th Nov 2017 09:00 to 17:00
Torre CEPSA, Madrid, Spain

Annual Event of the Spanish Committee of the World Energy Council | Energy futures: cibersecurity and financing emerging transitions

Spain Member Committee   /  National Events