Confirmed Speakers


 Given NameSurnameFunctionOrganisationCountry
SabahAl-Khalid
Al-Sabah
Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs/First Deputy Ministry of Foreign AffairsKuwait
Juan JoséArangurenMinisterMinistry for Energy and MiningArgentina
Adnan Z.AminDirector GeneralInternational Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
RainerBaakeState SecretaryFederal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, GermanyGermany
NurBekriChairmanNational Energy AdministrationPeople's Republic of China
FatihBirolExecutive DirectorInternational Energy Agency (IEA)
HélaCheikhrouhouMinister Ministry of Industry, Energy and MinesTunisia
PatriciaEspinosaExecutive SecretaryUNFCCC
SigmarGabrielMinisterForeign OfficeGermany
EdgarGutiérrez EspeletaMinister Ministry for Environment and EnergyCosta Rica
Lars ChristianLilleholtMinisterMinistry of Energy, Utilities and ClimateKingdom of Denmark
HugoMartínezMinister Ministry of Foreign AffairsEl Salvador
HerilantoRaveloharisonMinister Ministry of Energy and HydrocarbonsMadagascar
LuisSánchezMinister Ministry Hydrocarbons and EnergyBolivia
GeorgiosStathakisMinister Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate ChangeGreece

BobWeisenmillerChairCalifornia Energy CommissionUnited States of America
GregArcherDirectorClean Vehicles, Transport&EnvironmentBelgium
AntonellaBattagliniChief Executive OfficerRenewables Grid InitiativeGermany
Stephen
BerberichPresident and Chief Executive OfficerCalifornia Independent System Operator (ISO)United States of America
ChristophBornscheinCEOTorben, Lucie und die gelbe GefahrGermany

SharanBurrowGeneral SecretaryInternational Trade Union Confederation
Jean-FrançoisConil-LacosteChairman of the Management BoardEPEX SPOTFrance
HolgerDalkmannDirector, Strategy and Global Policy, EMBARQ DirectorWRI Ross Center for Sustainable CitiesDirector, Strategy and Global Policy, EMBARQ DirectorUnited States of America
LisaDavisMember of the Managing BoardSiemens AG
BruceDouglasChief Operating OfficerGlobal Solar Council
MortenDyrholmChairmanGlobal Wind Energy Council (GWEC)Belgium
OttmarEdenhoferDirector & Deputy DirectorMMC & PIKGermany
NickGogertyAdvisorSolarChange/Solarcoins/Bridgewater
PatrickGraichenDirectorAgora EnergiewendeGermany
BenteHagemChair of the BoardENTSO-EBelgium
HarishHandeRural energy service pioneerSELCO IndiaIndia
ConnieHedegaardChair of the BoardKR FoundationDenmark


CornieHuizingaSecretary General Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT)

TetsunariIidaExecutive DirectorInstitute for Sustainable Energy Policies, JapanJapan
LiJunfengExecutive DirectorChina Renewable Energy Entrepreneurs Club (CREEC)China
JariKauppilaHead of Statistics and ModellingInternational Transport Forum
RachelKyteCEO and Special Representative of the UN Secretary GeneralSustainable Energy for all -Initiative
JulesKortenhorstCEORocky Mountain InstituteUnited States of America
BenoitLebotExecutive DirectorInternational Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation (IPEEC), FranceFrance
MiriamMaesChairman of the Board of DirectorsElia Belgium & 50 HertzBelgium
JonathanMirrlees-BlackPartnerCambridge Economic Policy AssociatesUnited Kingdom
CraigMorrisSenior FellowIASS PotsdamGermany
BrianMotherwayHead of Energy Efficiency International Energy Agency (IEA)




AlbertoPototschnigDirectorAgency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators
ThorstenRobrechtHead of Advanced Mobile Networks SolutionsNokia Mobile Networks
SteveSaywerSecretary GeneralGlobal Wind Energy Council (GWEC)Belgium
PhilippSchröderManaging DirectorSonnen GmbHGermany
BorisSchuchtCEO50 HertzGermany
NatSimonsCo-FounderPreludeVenturesUnited States of America
ThomasSpeidelCEO/President ads-tec GmbH /Bundesverband EnergiespeicherGermany
FrancoisSterinDirector Global InfrastructureGoogleUnited States of America

TomSteyerFounder and PresidentNextGen ClimateUnited States of America
MichaelYulkinHead Climate Change Working GroupRussian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP)Russian Federation