2nd IAEE Eurasian Conference

12-14 October 2017 - Zagreb,Croatia

Energy in Eurasia: Economic Perspectives on Challenges, Risks and Opportunities

Conference Overview

The 2nd IAEE Eurasian Conference will take place in Zagreb, Croatia during 12-14 October 2017.

In addition to a rich program, with its informal social functions, the conference will provide a unique opportunity for networking and enhancing communication amongst energy professionals from business, government, academia and other circles worldwide.

The conference program is being prepared by an international Program Committee to ensure that critical issues of vital concern and importance to governments and industries are presented, considered and discussed from all perspectives. In this context, many exiting sessions on key current energy issues, featuring internationally established speakers and lively discussions, can be expected. The local arrangements are being planned by a Local Organizing Committee to guarantee excellent logistics at best quality. The Sponsorship Committee works to make sure the rich program and arrangements of the conference get available to delegates at affordable rates.

General Conference Chair: Prof. Dr. Gürkan Kumbaroglu, Bogaziçi University
Program Committee Chair: Dr. Boyko Nitzov, EU's Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators 
Local Organizing Committee Chair: Prof. Dr. Jurica Šimurina, University of Zagreb
Sponsorship Committee Chair: Ana Stani
č, E&A Law

Regional Support Committee Chair: Sarah Jezernik, Plinovodi

Program Committee Member: Prof. Dr. Nevenka Hrovatin, University of Ljubljana

Program Committee Member: Prof. Dr. Jelena Zorić, University of Ljubljana


Topics to be addressed include:

The general topics below are indicative of the types of subject matter to be considered at the conference.

  • Economics of New Energy Sources
  • Economics of Oil and Gas (Upstream, Midstream, Downstream)
  • Electricity and Gas Markets Regulation
  • Electricity and Gas Trading
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Energy Neighborhoods: Eurasian, Middle Eastern, North African, and Transatlantic Issues in Energy
  • Energy Poverty, Subsidies, Tax Policies
  • Energy Risks and Risk Management
  • Energy Storage
  • Energy Security: Supply-Side and Demand-Side Views
  • Eurasian Energy Resources and Energy Supply Outlook
  • Geopolitical Impacts on the Energy Sector in Eurasia
  • Interfuel Competition in Energy Supply and Demand
  • New Uses of Gas and Electricity
  • Petroleum Markets: Access to Resources and Access to Markets
  • Producer-Side and Consumer-Side Views on Energy, Growth and Development
  • Regional Energy Markets
  • Renewable Policy and Capacity Markets
  • Sectoral Demand Outlooks (Transportation, R&C, Industry)
  • The Finance of Energy
  • The Gas Target Model (EU)
  • The Impact of Advanced Energy Technologies
  • Traditional and New Energy: Synergies and Competition


Important Dates

Abstract Cut-off date:

Friday, June 30, 2017

Notification of Abstract Acceptance:

Friday, July 28, 2017

Full Paper & Registration Payment:

Thursday, August 31