The WEC Central & Eastern Europe Energy Forum, organized every two years, is the most important regional event and exhibition hosted by the Romanian National Committee of the World Energy Council (WEC/RNC). It serves as a reference for energy specialists in Central and Eastern Europe. The Forum will be organized under the auspices of the Romanian Government, with the coordination by the World Energy Council and the kind support of the WEC Member Committees (WEC MCs) in Central and Eastern Europe.

The 14th Edition of the Forum – FOREN 2018, with the theme “Central And Eastern Europe in The New Era of Energy Transition: Challenges, Investment Opportunity and Technological Innovations”, will be held in Vox Maris Grand Resort, Costinesti, Romania, during 10-14 June 2018. The event will focus on the main challenges, developments and opportunities of the CEE power industry for a sustainable development.

The Forum attracts top officials from ministers, governments, academia, energy leaders from national and European international companies, experts in energy and environment issues, representatives of mass-media.

The Programme of the Forum will include Keynote speeches from noteworthy policy makers and businessmen in the CEE region, Round Tables on the latest accomplishments in the energy field, Special Events, hundreds of technical papers presented within the five Discussion Sessions, technical visits and social events.

Important Dates

Paper and Poster Submission Opens: 15 August 2017

Paper and Poster Submission Deadline: 31 January 2018

Selected Papers Notification: 31 March 2018

Registration Deadline for authors: 30 April 2018

Early Registration Deadline for participants: 30 April 2018

Presentation at the Forum: 10-14 June 2018

Further details and specifications about the papers will be available via the FOREN 2018 Website .