The 4th “Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy”: Energy Arbitration and Judicial Dispute Settlement

Τhe Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute organises for the 4th consecutive year the prestigious scientific event “The Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy. The Conference has acquired a pan-European impact as a leading forum for the exchange of views of academics, practitioners and high-ranking officials of European institutional bodies and major energy companies and is being considered as the top meeting point for stakeholders interested in energy regulation and energy investments in Greece.

This year, the conference will largely focus on arbitration and dispute settlement issues and their vital role for the legal protection of international investments in the energy sector.

This significant scientific Conference will take place in Athens on the 27th of September 2019, at Electra Palace Athens under the title “4th Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy: Energy Arbitration and Judicial Dispute Settlement” and is expected to attract a selected group of participants from the European and international legal community as well as from energy market and institutional players.

Greece’s upgraded position in the European Energy Policies, combined with the country’s highly specialized scientific expertise in the field of Energy Arbitration, create a framework that generates vivid interest by a variety of stakeholders from the academic and business community regarding such an event.

The Conference, considered to be a point of reference for the scientific community in the field of Energy, is an initiative of the “Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute” ( co-organized this year by the renowned and highly respected German “Institute for Energy and Regulatory Law” in Berlin ( and supported by two of the most active institutes in the field of energy related disputes, the “Scottish Arbitration Centre” ( and the “International Centre for Energy Arbitration” (ICEA), (  in Edinburgh.

This dynamic and multi-dimensional cooperation among four highly respected and accredited European research institutes is an indication of the scientific and practical significance of Arbitration and Dispute Settlement procedures in the energy market.

The “Athens Conference on European Energy Law and Policy” forms part of the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute’s core initiatives aiming to promote research and academic dialogue on Energy Regulation issues from a legal as well as from an economic standpoint as well as disseminate knowledge across the spectrum in the energy industry.

The Conference is sponsored and supported by the top tier expert Law Firm “Metaxas & Associates”, while communication’s sponsorship is upheld for the 4th consecutive year by

The registration fees amount to 120 euros, while for students the fees are discounted to 70 euros. The registration fees amount shall be deposited at the Hellenic Energy Regulation Institute’s bank account in the Piraeus Bank IBAN GR42 0172 0800 0050 8009 3270 616. Please send the deposit confirmation to the e-mail address and

More information on the agenda and the speakers will follow.


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