IICEC to hold the 8th International Energy and Climate Forum

THE LEADERS OF THE WORLD'S ENERGY SECTOR MEET IN ISTANBUL 

The 8th International Energy and Climate Forum by the Sabancı University Istanbul International Center for Energy and Climate will be held on Friday, October 13, 2017. The annual gathering of the energy industry will discuss the future of global energy investments. 


The 8th International Energy and Climate Forum by the Sabancı University Istanbul International Center for Energy and Climate will be held on Friday, October 13, 2017. Bringing together governments, the energy industry, and academics together in Istanbul for eight years, this edition of the International Energy and Climate Forum will discuss the future of global energy investments. 

The Sabancı University IICEC 8th International Energy and Climate Forum will be hosted by Sabancı University Founding Board of Trustees Chair Güler Sabancı, Sabancı University IICEC Director Prof. Carmine Difiglio, and IICEC Honorary Chairman and International Energy Agency (IEA) Executive Director Dr. Fatih Birol. Introductory remarks will be delivered by Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Berat Albayrak, and also attending the Forum will be Minister of Environment of Poland, Jan Szyszko, and Minister of Foreign Trade and Economy of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Mirko Sarovic.

 Keeping up with the tradition, the 8th IICEC International Energy and Climate Forum will be a gathering of high-level public officials, executives of the leading international energy companies, and representatives from some of the best universities, policy centers and think-tanks around the world. Panelists and participants will discuss the future of sustainable and safe energy, and explore possibilities for new solutions. 

Founded in 2010, Sabancı University IICEC is a future-oriented and independent policy and research center that focuses on objective, high-quality economic and political studies on energy and the climate. The work of IICEC will help to develop solutions for the future of sustainable energy in the region and the world. 

Sabancı University IICEC works closely with governments, industry partners, international organizations, universities, and thought and research centers around the world. IICEC seeks to inform decision-makers, industry representatives, academics and opinion leaders on fundamental energy challenges to provide for an objective analysis. IICEC provides an effective platform that brings together key players in energy and climate to foster the exchange and development of ideas. 

Date     : Friday, October 13, 2017

Time    : 09:00 – 4:30 PM

Place   : Conrad Hotel, Beşiktaş