Past Event

Different perspectives on Nord Stream II

At this event, we intend to bring together key-experts that studied the regulatory and economic aspects of Nord Stream II

Date: February 21, 2017, 9:30 am Energy & Climate Tags & Topics

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Nord Stream II – The second branch of the sub-sea gas pipeline from Russia to Germany is highly controversial. While Gazprom and its EU partners highlight the commercial nature of the project and the diversification of supply routes; Central and East European countries fear that the pipeline project makes them more dependent on Russian gas.

The  event on “Different perspectives on Nord Stream II“ is bringing together key-experts who will briefly introduce their key-findings on the regulatory and economic aspects of Nord Stream II.

Schedule

Feb 21, 2017

09:30-10:00

Check in and welcome coffe

10:00-10:05

Welcome

Georg Zachmann, Senior Fellow

10:05-11:00

Presentations

Chair: Siobhan Hall, Senior Editor, EU energy policy S&P Global Platts

Severin Fischer, Senior Researcher, Center for Security Studies (CSS)

Alan Riley, Senior Fellow Institute for Statecraft

Simon Schulte, Research Associate, EWI ER&S

Borbála Takácsné Tóth, Senior Research Associate, REKK ,Hungary

Georg Zachmann, Senior Fellow

11:00-11:15

Comments

Szymon Polak, First Secretary, Energy Section, Permament Representation of the Republic of Poland to the EU

Sebastian Sass, Advisor to Nord Stream 2 – EU Representative

11:15-11:45

Coffee Break

11:45-13:00

Panel Debate

Chair: Siobhan Hall, Senior Editor, EU energy policy S&P Global Platts

Severin Fischer, Senior Researcher, Center for Security Studies (CSS)

Szymon Polak, First Secretary, Energy Section, Permament Representation of the Republic of Poland to the EU

Alan Riley, Senior Fellow Institute for Statecraft

Sebastian Sass, Advisor to Nord Stream 2 – EU Representative

Simon Schulte, Research Associate, EWI ER&S

Borbála Takácsné Tóth, Senior Research Associate, REKK ,Hungary

Georg Zachmann, Senior Fellow

13:00-13:30

Q&A

13:30-14:00

Lunch

Speakers

Severin

Severin Fischer

Senior Researcher, Center for Security Studies (CSS)

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Siobhan Hall

Senior Editor, EU energy policy S&P Global Platts

Alan Riley

Senior Fellow Institute for Statecraft

Szymon Polak

First Secretary, Energy Section, Permament Representation of the Republic of Poland to the EU

Sebastian Sass photo

Sebastian Sass

Advisor to Nord Stream 2 – EU Representative

Schulte

Simon Schulte

Research Associate, EWI ER&S

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Borbála Takácsné Tóth

Senior Research Associate, REKK ,Hungary

Georg Zachmann

Georg Zachmann

Senior Fellow

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Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevón

Matilda Sevon

matilda.sevon@bruegel.org

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