Bariloche (Argentina), 13-14 June 2018

The World Energy Leaders’ Summits (WELS) are high-level exclusive events organised by the World Energy Council for the global energy leaders’ community to facilitate on-going dialogue on critical issues affecting the energy sector.

 

The Council is excited to host its first World Energy Leaders’ Summit for 2018, and Latin American Energy Forum in Bariloche, Argentina, on 12- 15 June.

The event, Grand Energy Transition – The Latin American Context, will convene global energy leaders, including H.E Juan Jose Aranguren, Minister of Energy, who will address participants with a keynote opening speech.

In a series of high-level dialogues,  participants will address topics and trends critical to the energy sector such as ‘Regional pathways to a new and better energy future in the face of the Grand Transition’ and ‘Preparing for disruptive technologies and innovative business models’.

The Leaders’ Summit, within the margins of the 2018 G20 Energy Transitions Ministerial meeting on 15 June, will also explore top issues on the G20 Energy Agenda such as access to affordable sustainable energy.

Organised in partnership with the Council’s Argentinian member committee, and national goverrnment, the Latin American Energy Forum is the principal regional event in South America.

Venue: Bokado Salón y Restaurante

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The Forum programme will include discussion panels on renewable energy, energy efficiency, uncoventional  hydrocarbons, and an interactive workshop on transparency initiatives in the extractive industry. For more information on this workshop, click on the Email Member Services button and reach out to us.

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World Energy Leaders’ Summit Programme

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Participants

Host Government

H.E. Juan José Aranguren, Minister of Energy, Argentina

Participants

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Note: Programme updated on an ongoing basis.

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Workshop information

Participants will explore the challenges and opportunities to bring energy to the rural areas and address the role of new actors and business models to create synergies among communities.

The event will have discussion panels on renewables, energy efficiency, non-conventional resources and gas usage, featuring speakers from both the public and private sector. We aim to create a space where energy and government leaders can exchange information and debate critical subjects, as well as its impact and implications in policy, business models and technology.

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