Platts 3rd Annual Central and Eastern European Power

Venue: Marriott Warsaw Hotel

Location: Warsaw, Poland

Event Date/Time: Feb 02, 2009 End Date/Time: Feb 03, 2009
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The Central and Eastern European region’s power sector is entering into an exciting period of major transformation that holds many challenges and opportunities for the entire power supply chain. With the emergence of a common energy market, important lessons can be learnt with respect to restructuring, privatization, development of competition and security of supplies.

Platts 3rd Annual Central and Eastern European Power conference will address the most critical issues the region’s power industry is facing today in generation, cross-border transmission, distribution and trading amongst others, and will provide its attendees with an unrivalled opportunity to:

Assess regulatory developments within CEE countries and their implications for the sector
Hear about key investment projects in the generation sector and financing strategies
Discuss challenges related to transmission and distribution of power
Evaluate security of supplies projects and their progress
Discover cross-border trading strategies
Identify opportunities in renewable power generation and financing options
Examine cross border interconnector capacities and projects in development

Confirmed speakers include:

Peter Kaderjak, Director, REKK: Regional Centre for Energy Policy Research, Hungary
Marek Woszczyk, Vice President, Energy Regulatory Office, Poland
Bogusław Krztoń, Regional Sales Director CEE, Foster Wheeler
Eriks Priednieks, Projects Director, Latvenergo
Gregorio Relaño, Head of European Power & Environmental Trading, Iberdrola Generación
Grzegorz Cieslak, Wind Business Development Manager, DONG Energy Polska SA
Kim Keats, Associate Director, International Infrastructure Analysis, IPA Water & Economics
Grzegorz Zielinski, Principal Banker, Power and Energy Utilities, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Mr. Janusz Bil, RA & MD Director, Vattenfall Poland
Thomas Karall, Commercial Director, Verbund Austrian Power Grid AG
Ms. Edith Hofer, Senior Advisor on European and International Issues, E-Control
Aleksandar Jakovljevic, Director, Strategy and Investments, Elektroprivreda Srbije
Alan Svoboda, Executive Director of Sales and Trading, CEZ
John Scowcroft, Head, Environment and Sustainable Development Unit, Eurelectric
Jozsef Balogh, Head of Central European Team, EDF Trading
David Kucera, CEO, Prague Energy Exchange
Dr. Nick Frydas, Director of Regulatory Affairs, Merill Lynch Commodities
Cecilia Hellner, Secretary General, ETSO (European Transmission System Operators)


Additional Information

Standard fee: €1395 + VAT Group Discount: €1035 per person + VAT (when you register 3 or more colleagues simultaneously from the same organisation) Credit Card Incentive: pay straight away by credit card and receive a further €100 off your registration fee