The Network at the first EU-IEF Energy Day

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Riyadh, KSA


The first EU-IEF Energy Day will take place on 14 February 2017 at the IEF Secretariat, Diplomatic Quarter, Riyadhpreceding the 7th IEA-IEF-OPEC Symposium on Energy Outlooks. 

The EU-IEF Energy Day will include presentations from Mr. Hans Van Stee, Head of International affairs unit, European Commission – DG Energy of the EU external relations and energy policy after the Paris Agreement, followed by detailed presentation by experts from renewable energy and energy efficiency sectors, including Dr. Mustafa Taoumi, Energy Technology Expert, EU-GCC Clean Energy Network, Naif M. Alabbadi, Director General, Saudi Energy Efficiency Centre and Faisal S. Alfadl, Secretary General of the Saudi Green Building Forum.

Participants, including representatives of EU and its Member States, the International Energy Forum experts as well as private sector representatives will be invited to exchange views on the possible cooperation on energy between EU and the Middle East, on the implications of the Paris Agreement for consumers and producers. Cooperation initiatives on energy efficiency and renewable energy will also further be explored.