Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute’s (HERI) leading annual “Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy” is coming up on Friday, December 16th, 2022. This year, the Conference is a joint initiative of HERI with the University of Bergen (Norway) and the Research Group for Natural Resource Law, Environmental Law and Development Law of the University of Bergen (UiB), while the German Institut für Energie- und Regulierungsrecht Berlin (ENREG) acts as Scientific Partner. Scientific Directors of the Conference are HERI’s Chairman, Prof. Antonis Metaxas and Prof. Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui, Faculty of Law, UiB.

Distinguished academics and market leaders from the European and International energy community will share their views and opinions in a constructive dialogue. Confirmed speakers include Prof. Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui, Faculty of Law, UiB, Member of the Bergen Center for Competition Law & Economics (BECCLE) and Bergen Offshore Wind Centre (BOW), Prof. Leigh Hancher, Faculty of Law,  University of Tilburg, Research Director, Florence School of Regulation, Prof. Jochen Mohr, Leipzig University, Executive Director, German Institute for Energy and Regulatory Law, Dr. Aikaterini Florou, Lecturer in International Economic Law, University of Liverpool Dr. George Loizos, Head of the Electricity Networks and New Technologies Unit, Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE), Alexia Trokoudi, Group Manager, Legal Division on Corporate Hold-ings and Energy Regulation, HELLENiQ ENERGY, Prof. Tina Solimar Hunter, Professor of Constitutional Law, Energy and Resources Law, Director, Centre for Energy and Natural Resources Innovation and Transformation, Vassiliki Koumpli,  Senior Associate, Metaxas & Associates Law Firm, Senior Research Fellow, Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute, Mediation Trainer, Panteion University, and many more. The full agenda will soon be published.

Following the energy crisis and the ongoing developments in the energy market, the Conference’s focus on Quest for Energy Independence and Sustainability: A Regulatory Insight reveals the general theme of this year’s Conference, which will focus on energy security and independence, state intervention in energy pricing, climate dispute resolution and trending energy topics including Offshore Wind, PPAs and Energy Storage.

The Conference will be streamed live on the official event’s site and Energypress.gr (the biggest Greek portal for energy related news). Kindly confirm your participation by filling out the respective form, HERE.

Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute’s members will receive a Certificate of Attendance.