Sustainable Energy Division

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15th Annual Session of Committee on Sustainable Energy
Sustainable Energy Policies: The Key to Energy Security
28-30 November 2006

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28 NOVEMBER 2006

Opening Keynote Session Sustainable Energy Policies – The Key to Energy Security
Marek Belka, Executive Secretary, UN Economic Commission for Europe    
George KOWALSKI, Director, UNECE Sustainable Energy Division    
Claude MANDIL, Executive Director, International Energy Agency    
Andrey REUS, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Industry and Energy, Russian Federation    

Stanislav TSYGANKOV, Director, International Business Department, JSC "Gazprom"
   -Role of Natural Gas in European Energy Security:


   -PowerPoint Presentation

   -PowerPoint Presentation (in English) with Notes in Russian

Energy Security: Emerging Energy Security Risks and Risk Mitigation A Global Overview and Global Energy Security and the Caspian Sea Region
George KOWALSKI, Director, UNECE Sustainable Energy Division    

Togrul BAGIROV, Executive Vice President, Moscow International Petroleum Club, Russian Federation

Andrei KONOPLYANIK, Deputy Secretary General, Energy Charter Secretariat
   -PowerPoints Presentation

Aydin ALIYEV, Chairman, State Customs Committee, Azerbaijan    



Mahmood KHAGHANI, Director General, Caspian Sea and CIS Oil and Gas Affairs, Ministry of Petroleum, Islamic Republic of Iran
   -PowerPoints Presentation

Magne SELJEFLOT, Chairman, Natural Resources Global Practice, Aon Group, Inc., U.K.
   -PowerPoint Presentation

Energy for Sustainable Development in the UNECE Region and Input to the 2006/2007 Cycle of the Commission on Sustainable Development

Stefanie HELD, Director, Energy and Climate, World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)

Ambassador H.E. Zohrab MNATSAKANYAN, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Armenia to the United Nations Office and other International Organisations at Geneva on behalf of Areg GALSTYAN, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Energy, Republic of Armenia    
Global Harmonization of Energy Reserves and Resources Terminology and Review of the Ad Hoc Group of Experts on Harmonization of Fossil Energy and Mineral Resources Terminology
Sigurd HEIBERG, Project Manager, Statoil ASA, and Chairman of UNECE Ad Hoc Group of Experts on Harmonization of Fossil Energy and Mineral Resources Terminology    
Clark TALKINGTON, Secretary, Ad Hoc Group of Experts
on the Harmonization of Fossil Energy and Mineral Resources Terminology
Alexander GERT, Deputy Director General, Siberian Research Institute of Geology, Geophysics & Mineral Resources, Russian Fedration    
Per BLYSTAD, Senior Geologist, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate, Norway    
David MACDONALD, Segment Reserves Manager, BP Exploration Operating Co, Ltd., U.K.    
Michael LYNCH-BELL, Partner-in-Charge, Global Energy, Chemicals & Utilities Transaction Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP, U.K.    
Heorhiy RUDKO, Chairman of the Commission, State Commission on Reserves - DKZ, Ukraine
   - Intervention delivered during the Energy Reserves Session of the Energy Committee (Выступление председателя ГКЗ Украины, Г. И. Рудько на 15-й Сессии Комитета по установившейся энергетике, 29.11.2006 г., Дворец Наций, г. Женева)

29 NOVEMBER 2006

Panel Session on “Regulation and Investment in the Electricity Industry”
Branko TERZIC, Regulatory Leader Worldwide, Deloitte, Washington DC, USA    

Yuriy UDALTSOV, Director of Regulatory Affairs, RAO UES of Russia, Moscow, Russian Federation

Paul BULTEEL, Secretary General, Eurelectric, Brussels, Belgium
   -PowerPoint Presentation

   -Paper: "A Competitive Electricity Market of European Dimension: a Goal within Reach"
David HALLDEARN, Director, European Affairs, OFGEM, London, UK    
John GULLIVER, Head, Energy, Pierce Atwood LLP, Portland, USA    
Andrew STEEL, Managing Director, Head of Energy, Utilities & Project Finance, FitchRatings, London, U.K.    
Helmut WARSCH, Senior Advisor, Areva, Germany, formerly Framatoma and Siemens    
Natural gas, today’s fuel of choice and overcoming future challenges and review of the Working Party on Gas, related Ad Hoc Groups and the Gas Centre

Andrei KONOPLYANIK, Deputy Secretary General, Energy Charter Secretariat

Jozsef TOTH, Chief Advisor to the Executive Chairman & CEO, MOL Hungarian Oil and Gas Plc., Hungary    
Alexander KARASEVICH, Director General, Promgaz OAO, Russian Federation    
Mitigating Environmental and Social Consequences of Coal Production and Use and Review of the Ad Hoc Group of Experts on Coal in Sustainable Development and Ad Hoc Group of Experts on Coal Mine Methane (ECE/ENERGY/2006/5)
Barbara McKEE, Director, Office of Coal and Power Systems, Office of Fossil Energy, US Department of Energy and Vice Chairperson, UNECE Committee on Sustainable Energy    
Milton CATELIN, Chief Executive, World Coal Institute    
Nick OTTER, Director, Technology and External Affairs, ALSTOM Power Technology Centre, U.K. and Vice Chairperson, UNECE Committee on Sustainable Energy    
Heinz BERGMANN, Senior Project Consultant, RWE Power AG, VGB PowerTech e.V., Germany    
Roland MADER, Managing Director, Green Gas International Ltd and Chair, Ad Hoc Group of Experts on CMM    

Borys GRYADUSHCHYY, Director, Donetsk Research Institute of Coal Mining, Ukraine


30 NOVEMBER 2006

Energy Efficiency, Import Dependence and Climate Change
Bernard LAPONCHE, Consultant and Chairman, EE21 Project
   -PowerPoint Presentation

Gianluca SAMBUCINI, Secretary to the EE21 Project    
Larisa DOBRIANSKY, Senior Advisor to the National Commission on Energy Policy, United States
Regional Advisory Services in the Field of Energy
Evgeniy NADEZHDIN, Regional Adviser for Energy    
Bo LIBERT, Regional Adviser for Environment    
Cooperation with Other International Organisations          
Gustav R. GROB, International Sustainable Energy Organization ISEO
   -PowerPoint Presentation

   -Paper: "The Global Transition to Sustainable Energy for Energy Security and Safety"


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