Conference Program

Conference Theme: “Energy Economics Emerging from the Caspian Region: Challenges and Opportunities”


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Day 0 / Day 1 / Day 2 / Day 3

 

Sunday, August 28

 

Registration

12:00-5:00 pm  @ Outside of Sevda Rooms

 

Opening Reception

6:00-8:00 pm  @ Sky Grill Terrace


Monday, August 29

 

Registration

8:00 am -6:00 pm  @ Outside of Sevda Rooms

 

Welcome

9:30-10:30 am  @ Sevda A

 

Prof. Gürkan Kumbaroğlu, President IAEE

 

Natig Aliyev, Minister of Energy, Republic of Azerbaijan

 

Coffee Break

10:30 am -11:00 pm  @ 2. floor foyer

 

Opening Plenary Session: Global Energy Market Trends: Challenges & Opportunities

11:00am-12:30 pm  @ Sevda A

 

Chair: Prof. Gürkan Kumbaroğlu, President IAEE; President, Energy Policy Research Center, Boğaziçi University, Turkey

 

Khoshbakht Yusifzade, VP, SOCAR, Azerbaijan

 

Dr. Mohammad Hossein Adeli, Secretary General, Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), Qatar

 

Ambassador Halil Ibrahim Akça, Secretary General, Economic Cooperation Organization, Iran

 

Lunch

12:30 -2:00 pm  @ Foyer

 

Concurrent Sessions 1-2

2:00 -3:30 pm  @ Firuze A, Firuze B

 

Coffee Break

3:30 -4:00 pm  @ 2. floor foyer

 

Concurrent Session 3-5

4:00 -5:30 pm  @ Sevda A, Firuze A, Firuze B

 

Gala Dinner

7:00 -11:00 pm  @ Şirvanşah- Museum Restaurant


Tuesday, August 30

 

Registration

8:30 am -6:00 pm  @ Outside of Sevda Rooms

 

 Plenary Session 1:Oil& Gas Price Dynamics and Expectations

9:00am-10:30 pm  @ Sevda A

 

Chair: Prof. Ying Fan, Beihang University, China

 

Dr. Erol Metin, Owner at SEM Sustainability, Energy and Managament, Turkey

 

Prof. James Smith, Southern Methodist University, USA

 

Dr. Qiang Ji, Associate Professor, Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research (CEEP), Institute of Policy and Management  Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

 

Coffee Break

10:30 am -11:00 pm  @ 2. floor foyer

 

Concurrent Sessions 6-8

11:00 am -12:30 pm  @ Sevda A, Firuze A, Firuze B

 

Lunch

12:30 -2:00 pm  @ Foyer

 

Plenary Session 2: Regional Energy Security

2:00 -3:30 pm  @ Sevda A

Chair: Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli, Vice President, Communications & External Affairs, Strategy & Region BP, Azerbaijan

 

Prof. Kostas Andriosopoulos, Executive Director, Research Centre for Energy Management at ESCP Europe Business School & President, Hellenic Association for Energy Economics, Greece

 

John Roberts, Atlantic Council Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center, Senior Partner with Methinks Ltd, UK

 

OrkhanZeynalov, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Former ECO (Economic Cooperation Organization) Director for Energy & Environment, Azerbaijan

 

Coffee Break

3:30 -4:00 pm  @ 2. floor foyer

 

Concurrent Sessions 9-11

4:00 -5:30 pm  @ Sevda A, Firuze A, Firuze B


Wednesday, August 31

 

Registration

8:00 am -12:00 pm  @ Outside of Sevda Rooms

 

Plenary Session 3:Regional Strategies to Alternative and Renewable Energy

9:00 -10:30 am  @ Sevda C

Chair: Prof. Georg Erdmann, Berlin University of Technology (TU Berlin), Germany

 

Alpay Ünal, President of Board, Era Yatırım Holding and President of TOBB's Energy Counsel, Turkey

 

Prof. Nurali Yusufbeyli, Vice Chairman, State Agency for Alternative and Renewable Energy Azerbaijan

 

Coffee Break

10:30 am -11:00 pm  @2. floor foyer

 

Plenary Session 4:Unlocking Caspian Energy Potential

11:00 am -12:30 pm  @ Sevda C

 

Chair: Dr. Vilayat Valiyev, Director of Institute for Scientific Research on Economic Reforms of the Ministry of Economy and Industry Azerbaijan

 

Gulmira Rzayeva, Senior Research Fellow at Center for Strategic Studies (SAM) under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Research Associate at the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies (OIES), Azerbaijan

 

Dr. Tatiana Mitrova,Head of Oil and Gas Department Energy Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ERI RAS), Russia

 

Dr. VilayatValiyev, Director of Institute for Scientific Research on Economic Reforms of the Ministry of Economy and Industry Azerbaijan

 

Tour to Sangachal Terminal of BP (optional)

1:00 -4:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 


Announcements

Registration is still open! IAEE member registration/ nonmember registration

 

Visa for Azerbaijan

 

Don't forget to reserve your hotel and flight!

 

Please contact us if you want to join the ITEM Game Competition that is one of the Concurrent Sessions!


Important Dates

 

Onsite Registartion will start on Sunday, August 28 at 12pm at Hilton Hotel,Outside of Sevda Rooms

Online Registration deadline: August 25, 2016